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Marysville City Council Meeting Notes – March 9th

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The Marysville City Council met Monday. City Administrator Rick Shain recommended increasing the debt service transfer to the PBC fund to $500,000 from the current transfer of $281,740 from sales tax receipts. During discussion Carla Grund questioned the move, indicating that she wanted the money to be used for current projects. She encouraged public input on the matter, and also ...

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Kansas State-Wide Tornado Drill Planned For This Afternoon

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State emergency management and the National Weather Service will conduct a Statewide Severe Weather Tornado Drill at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 3rd. Every school, citizen and business is encouraged to participate in the drill by practicing seeking secure, safe shelter from a “tornado”. The Federal Communication Commission has granted a waiver to the State of Kansas. The National Weather Service ...

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IRS Scam Phone Calls Continue; Identifies Five Easy Ways to Spot Suspicious Calls

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WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert today providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS. These callers may demand money or may say you have a refund due and try to trick you into sharing private information. These con artists can sound convincing when ...

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Marysville City Council Meeting Notes

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The Marysville City Council met Monday, meeting in executive session for an hour to discuss personnel, then another fifteen minutes to discuss personnel and property acquisition. No decisions were made. No comments were received during the public hearing on the 2015 budget, with approval 6-2. Tim Ackerman and Shawn Cohorst voted no. Several residents living north of Jayhawk Road were ...

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CMH Offers Patient Portal Training for Public

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Marysville, KS – Community Memorial Healthcare (CMH) is offering an instructional class entitled ‘Accessing the Patient Portal: a training session for CMH patients.’ The class will introduce individuals to the web based patient portal, and provide hands-on instruction on how patients can set up a secure personal account and view inpatient hospital records – such as allergies, immunizations, lab results, ...

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Back To School Safety Stressed As School Resumes

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With students getting back to school, there are important safety reminders the Kansas Department of Transportation and the Kansas Highway Patrol would like to point out to students, parents and motorists in Kansas. Tips for Children Don’t hurry getting on or off the bus. Arrive at least five minutes before the bus is scheduled. As the bus approaches, stand at ...

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City Of Washington Asks For Water Conservation Due To Drought

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Due to local drought conditions, the City of Washington’s water table indicates a reduction of four feet over the last three to four months, and demand per day is in excess of 300,000 gallons. If this trend continues, it could trigger a Stage 1 Water Watch as indicated in the City of Washington’s Municipal Water Conservation Plan. The City of ...

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Kansas Youth Joining Together To Reduce Substance Use and Promote Safe Driving

Kansas Family Partnership (KFP) will host more than 160 high school students and adult advisors from 15 Kansas counties during the 13th annual Kansas Youth Leadership Summit (KYLS), August 3-5, at Rock Springs 4-H Center, 1168 Highway K-157, Junction City. KYLS is a program sponsored by the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) that focuses on reducing underage alcohol and drug ...

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Blue Springs Fire Leads To Drug Arrests

Authorities responded to a fire in Blue Springs Friday afternoon at a residence in the 300 block of West Broad Street, shortly before 5 pm. No one was at home at the time, and a search warrant was executed after firefighters observed evidence related to drugs and drug use when they first entered the house. Several items related to drug ...

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Area Lakes & Campgrounds Close As Part Of Federal Government Shutdown

Due to the government shutdown, Tuttle Creek Lake is required to close all parks until further notice. All campers will have to vacate their sites and all gates and restrooms will be locked. Outlet park shelters will be closed also.  WASHINGTON – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is preparing for the closure of USACE-operated campgrounds and day-use parks ...

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