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Highway K-13 Closed In Pottawatomie County Due To Accident


*K-13 is now open in Pottawatomie County. As of 2PM, TODAY, February 13, all lanes of K-13 north of Manhattan (between Mile Marker 12-13) CLOSED due to multi-vehicle traffic incident in Pottawatomie County. Estimated Reopening: 2+ hours Drivers should expect delays and will need to seek alternate routes. Currently traffic on K-13 is being turned around to find alternate routes.

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Dangerously Cold Weather Sets In; PEPC Provides Free Clothing


With the bitterly cold arctic air covering our area today, the Pony Express Partnership for Children announced that they have free coats, gloves, hats for those in need and could use them. Adult and children’s sizes are available. PEPC is also offering free blankets and kid’s clothing in all sizes. Those who need warm clothes or blankets should visit Lincoln ...

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Senator Moran Visits Nemaha Valley Community Hospital in Seneca


United States Senator Jerry Moran Tuesday visited the Nemaha Valley Community Hospital in Seneca to see how federal regulations are affecting operations of the facility. He commented on the need for common sense to prevail when issuing regulations, and emphasized that the Medicare reimbursement is critical to sustaining rural hospitals. Access to affordable health care remains a challenge, according to ...

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Washington Beginning Second Phase Of Community Surveys

The City of Washington is ready to begin the second phase of community surveys to determine eligibility for grant dollars for community projects. Within the last month, every occupied household received a short income survey which was to be returned to the City Hall. The City wishes to thank everyone who has already returned the survey. If you have not ...

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National Public Safety Telecommunications Week Honors Dispatchers

This week, April 13-19, is National Public Safety Telecommunications Week, a week designated to honor those who perform dispatching duties for law enforcement. The week is sponsored by the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials International (APCO). Celebrated annually, the week honors the thousands of men and women who answer emergency calls; dispatch emergency professionals and equipment; and render life-saving assistance ...

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Marysville Clinic To Give Sports Physicals At Evening Clinic

Marysville, KS – Marysville Clinic Medical Staff will hold an evening clinic Tuesday, August 13, 2013 for those junior and senior high students who still need a sports physical to participate in fall sports. The clinic will be open from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Cost of the sports physical is $25.00. Marysville Clinic Family Practitioners Joe Hawkins, MD, and Shane ...

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Marshall County does not have an all clear sounder in event of a tornado

Marshall County Emergency Management Director Bill Schwindamann, Jr. would like to remind residents of Marshall County that in the event of a tornado, as was the case last week, that when the tornado siren sounds, it will continue to sound until the threat of severe weather has passed, however there will not be an “all-clear” siren. There was some confusion last ...

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Homer Hanson Stadium Project in need of more funds.

Work has begun on the Homer Hanson Stadium project. It was originally thought that about 20% of the stones would have to be new, but after they got to work on it, they have found that the walls are in worse shape than they thought. They’re now estimating that about 30-35% of the stones will have to be replaced. At ...

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American Red Cross looking for volunteers for K-State Spring Game

Each fall, the Kansas Capital Area Chapter of the American Red Cross assists Kansas State University by hosting First Aid Stations at the Wildcats home football games. Volunteers provide minor first aid to those in need and provide supplies that will enable direct assistance to game attendees. Volunteers need to be certified in CPR and First Aid, and can receive ...

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Old appliances to be picked up for recycling in Axtell Saturday

Axtell Recycling and the Knights of Columbus will be picking up old appliances for recycling this Saturday morning, within the city limits of Axtell. You will need to call in advance if you have an appliance or appliances to be picked up by calling Kathleen Fisher at 736-2310. Proceeds will go to the Knights of Columbus.

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