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Washington County Wheat Plot Tour Wednesday

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The River Valley Extension District Wheat Plot Tour Wednesday, June 10, includes a stop at 3 p.m. at the Gary Hatesohl farm, just north of the Washington County Airport, then proceeding to the Ohlde Seed Farm plot at Palmer at 6. For additional details, contact Kim Larson at RVED at (785) 243-8185.

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U.S. 24 Resurfacing Project to Begin in Manhattan

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On Thursday, May 21, weather permitting, a resurfacing project will begin on a 5.61-mile portion of U.S. 24 from the K-177 junction north to the K-13 junction in Manhattan (Riley County). Project work includes a 3-inch mill and 3-inch overlay through the concrete portion of U.S. 24 (Manhattan Mall entrance to the water plant) and a 5-inch mill and 5-inch ...

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Storm Damage Reported In Washington County

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Washington County residents are cleaning up and officials are assessing damage Thursday morning after storms crossed much of the county Wednesday night. Four tornado warnings were issued in a span from 8:28 until 10:39 p.m. Spotters confirmed sighting five tornadoes in the county. Tornadoes were seen near Clifton, north west of Linn and southwest and northwest of the city of ...

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National Weather Service Confirms Tornado Touchdown Sunday Evening

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The National Weather Service on Sunday evening confirmed a tornado sighted north of Courtland, crossing U.S. Highway 77. No immediate damage was reported. Thunderstorm warnings were issued for northern Gage County, which also saw several reports of hail, with 2 inch hail north of Adams.

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Injury Accident Sends Seneca Woman To Hospital

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An injury accident last Wednesday afternoon, shortly before 2 p.m. was reported in Nemaha County. Tallulah S. Berkley, 27, of Seneca, lost control on X Road, a half mile north of U.S. Highway 36. She struck a utility pole, and was taken to Sabetha Hospital by ambulance.

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Fatality Accident Reported April 12th In Nemaha County

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On April 12th at 6:49 p.m. The Nemaha County Sheriff’s Office responded to a one vehicle fatality accident. A 1995 Ford pickup driven by Katina J. Dockstader, 41, Seneca, KS had been traveling southbound on J Road approximately 1 ¼ miles north of Highway K-9 when she lost control of the vehicle, left the roadway and overturned. Dockstader was ejected ...

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Injury Accident Reported Near Georgia Pacific Plant

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An injury accident was reported March 31st on U.S. Highway 77 near Sunflower Road, north of the Georgia Pacific plant near Blue Rapids. Anthony Porter, 21, of Manhattan lost control, his vehicle rolled 2 1/2 times. Porter was taken to Community Memorial Hospital in Marysville, where he was treated and released.

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Injury Accident Reported In Washington County

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An injury accident was reported in Washington County on February 17th. Mitchell Meyer of Hanover had stopped to assist a driver on Highway K-148, just north of 27th Road, whose vehicle had slid on the snow into the ditch, and was struck by Michael Klaus of Odell. Both Meyer and Klaus were taken to the Hanover Hospital.

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Marshall County Preservation Projects Get Boosts

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Historic preservation efforts in Marshall County received a boost Friday, with Kansas Heritage Trust Fund recommending $90,000 grants to the Frankfort Grade School, and Waterville Opera House renovation projects. They were among 53 applications submitted statewide. Funds will be targeted to replacing the roof, and stabilizing the grade school in Frankfort, and used for handicapped accessibility improvements at the Opera ...

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Blaine Resident Killed In K-13 Auto Crash Friday

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A Blaine man, Warren Berg, 57, was killed Friday afternoon in a two vehicle crash on Highway K-13, 12 miles north of Manhattan. He had crossed the center line colliding head-on with Rickie Maginness, 61, of Westmoreland. That driver and a passenger, Frank Wege, 76, of Olsberg were not injured. The accident happened shortly after 1 p.m.

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