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City Of Marysville Purchases Union Pacific Depot

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A long fought effort to save the historic Union Pacific Depot in Marysville from demolition was accomplished Monday evening as the Marysville City Council unanimously approved purchase of the three block area which includes the depot, the former railyard to the west property line extending from Carolina Street on the south to Calhoun on the north, as well as the ... Read More »

Former Co-op Employee Theft Case Moves Forward

Former Famers Union Co-op/Cenex employee Jodi R. Dewey was bound over to District Court Friday afternoon. Dewey is charged with unauthorized use of a financial transaction device ($1,500 or more) and theft by unlawful taking ($1,500 or more.) During an audit Officials with Farmers Union Co-op/Cenex in Beatrice found discrepancies amounting to $113,844. An investigation by the Beatrice Police Department ... Read More »

Union Pacific earnings report expected Thursday.

Union Pacific will release its third-quarter earnings report on Thursday, and investors will be looking for signs the economy is improving. The Omaha-based railroad’s results are watched closely because the volume of cars, chemicals, crops, lumber and containers of imported goods it carries hints at the health of those industries. The railroad has been gradually hiring back furloughed workers as ... Read More »

World’s Largest Operating Steam Locomotive to Pull Circus Train on Way to Mo. Celebration

OMAHA, Neb., September 14, 2010 – Union Pacific Railroad’s “Challenger” No. 3985, the world’s largest operating steam locomotive, will be on a six-state, 2,200-mile tour from Cheyenne, Wyo., to Gorham, Ill., to celebrate railroad heritage. To kick-off the tour, Challenger will pull the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey ® Circus train between Speer, Wyo., and Denver, Colo. “We are ... Read More »

CMH Receives Grant from Union Pacific Foundation

Marysville, KS — Community Memorial Healthcare (CMH) received a $10,000 grant from Union Pacific Foundation. The Union Pacific Foundation Board approved the grant award to CMH to assist with construction of its new hospital facility. “We are very appreciative of the grant from the Union Pacific Foundation,” stated Pam Harrison, CMH Foundation Coordinator. “It is rewarding when others recognize the ... Read More »

Texas Lawsuit Over National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility

The Governor of Texas recently quipped that his state should consider seceding from the Union. Most Kansans probably don’t care one way or another where “Big T” goes. What Kansans do care about, including Big First District Kansas Congressman Jerry Moran, is an attempt by the Texas Biological and Agro-Defense Consortium to derail the building of the new National Bio ... Read More »