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College Program Provides Introduction To UAV Training


(CONCORDIA, KS) – The Wind Energy Department of Cloud County Community College (CCCC) recently held a two-day, 12-hour “Introduction to Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Community Enrichment” class June 15-16 in Concordia. The class gave anyone in the community interested in enrolling for the course the opportunity to get hands-on experience flying, configuring, and taking photos with the UAVs as well …

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Topeka Symphony Conductor Coming to Marshall County


Kyle Wiley Pickett will do a lot of talking when he comes to Marshall County April 27 and 28. Pickett, the music director and conductor for the Topeka Symphony Orchestra, will be in the county to promote Orchestra on the Oregon Trail. While here the Marshall County Arts Cooperative has scheduled many conversations with the maestro. “Kyle is a dynamic …

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Homestead National Monument of America Joins National “Find Your Park” Campaign


BEATRICE – Homestead National Monument of America joins parks, programs and partners across the country to encourage everyone to find their park and share their stories online at FindYourPark.com. Launched yesterday by the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation, Find Your Park is a public awareness and education campaign celebrating the milestone centennial anniversary of the National Park …

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Marshall County Ag Fair April 9th In Marysville

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Marshall County agricultural producers and landowners are invited to attend the Marshall County Ag Fair on Thursday, April 9, 2015 between 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM at the Marysville City Hall. The Ag Fair will be an educational event that will provide information about important steps that agricultural producers and landowners must take to learn of and be eligible for …

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The 2nd Annual Blue Rapids Oktoberfest Set For October 11th


From its humble roots as a community fish fry with a nod toward the agricultural celebration of Oktoberfest, the 2nd annual Blue Rapids Oktoberfest has grown this year into a half-day event with an emphasis on autumn, Halloween and community involvement. The event begins at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 11 at the 4-H Building and Floral Hall on the …

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USD 113 Prairie Hills School Board Meeting Notes

USD 113 Prairie Hills School Board met Monday, and voted to put a capital outlay tax, not to exceed 8 mills, on the November ballot. The continuous and permanent levy would allow the district greater flexibility in how outlay funds are used, a provision which was included in recent school finance legislation. A protest petition initiated by Jim Scoby and …

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Jeff Mittie Named New Kansas State Women’s Basketball Coach

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Jeff Mittie, one of the winningest active coaches in NCAA Division I with more than 450 career wins, 15 postseason appearances, nine conference titles and five conference coach of the year honors in 22 years of coaching, has been named the ninth head women’s basketball coach at Kansas State, Athletics Director John Currie announced on Tuesday. Mittie …

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Congressman Huelskamp Accepting Applications for Interns

WASHINGTON — The Office of Congressman Tim Huelskamp is now accepting applications for an internship opportunity in the Washington, D.C., Salina, Dodge City, and Hutchinson, Kansas offices. “I encourage applications for internships from college students or recent graduates who want to learn firsthand how Congress operates and how federal legislation affects Kansas,” Congressman Huelskamp said. “This is a unique experience …

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Blue Valley Tele-Communications To Host Business Fair

Blue Valley Tele-Communications will host their 4th business fair on Wednesday, October 23 from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at their location in Home, Kan. The event is designed to provide small business owners, managers, and key personnel the opportunity to network with others from the area as well as participate in informational sessions pertaining to the challenges facing small rural businesses. …

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