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Washington County Commission Minutes – Sept. 16

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These minutes are unofficial until approved by the Washington County Board of Commissioners at their next meeting. Prepared by Denae Dimler, County Clerk. The Board of County Commission for Washington County met in regular session on Monday, September 16, 2013 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse. Members present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, Vice ... Read More »

Fatality Accident Reported In Washington County

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A fatality accident was reported Saturday afternoon in Washington County. Nineteen-year-old Ashley Coghill of Dodge City lost control of her vehicle on Parallel Road 2.3 miles west of Vining Saturday at around 1 pm. The vehicle overturned in a pasture, killing Coghill. Read More »

Washington County Commission Meeting – September 3rd

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The Washington County Commissioners met Monday. A proclamation declaring September as recovery month was adopted, calling upon citizens to raise awareness and understanding of recovery from substance use and mental disorders. A meeting was confirmed September 9th at 2 pm with the Kansas Department of Agriculture to discuss the results of the preliminary flood insurance rate map and flood insurance ... Read More »

Washington County Commission Meeting – August 26th

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The Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, August 26th. Below are the unofficial minutes as provided by Denae Dimler, County Clerk, Washington County. The Board of County Commission for Washington County met in regular session on Monday, August 26, 2013 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse. Members present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; ... Read More »

Washington County Commission Amends Longevity Pay Motion

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The Washington County Commissioners met Monday, and amended a previous motion regarding longevity pay to include only full time employees. A representative from North Central Regional Planning provided a cost benefit analysis on the Grain Belt Clean Line electric transmission line proposed that would cross Washington County. He also presented a map showing counties participating in the Rural Opportunity Zone ... Read More »

Washington County Community Foundation Announces Grants

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The Washington County Community Foundation recently announced grants totaling some $3,000, including gear for Washington County rural firefighters, a project at Hanover Hospital, Clifton ballfield improvements, Clifton Library, Barnes park improvements, and assisting the Washington RFD Auxiliary with filing tax exempt status. Additional information is online at washingtoncountycf.org. Read More »

KDOT Approves K-15 Bridge Construction Project

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Bids were announced in June by the Kansas Department of Transportation for state highway construction and maintenance projects, including a bridge on K-15 in Washington County, six and a half miles north of K-9. Reece construction of Scandia had the successful bid, just over $130,000. Read More »

Washington County will be abuzz this weekend

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Washington County will be abuzz this weekend with both the Linn Picnic and the Washington Rodeo going on. The Linn Picnic begins Thursday evening at 6:30 with the parade and the carnival open from 6-10 pm. Free entertainment by Jim Barnes and his band and musician Bailey Wilton will also take place Thursday night along with fireworks after dark. Friday night the carnival ... Read More »

Two people killed in 2 vehicle accident in Washington County

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A two vehicle accident in Washington County on Monday afternoon, shortly after 5 pm, claims two lives. Keenan Jellison-Knock, age 18 and a Senior at Washington County High School, was westbound on Highway 36 near West Train Road, when his 2001 Buick LeSabre crossed the center line and struck the eastbound vehicle, a 2006 Honda Pilot, being driven by Ruthann Minge, ... Read More »

WCCF Opportunity Fund deadline approaching

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The deadline for applying for the current round of grants from the Washington County Community Foundation’s Opportunity Fund is rapidly approaching. The Foundation will accept applications until next Thursday, March 28, 2013, for up to $3,032 in grants for charitable causes. The Foundation will consider applications from non-profit organizations, individuals, and groups of individuals. For-profit organizations will not be considered ... Read More »