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Washington Loses Power

Early Sunday morning, the City of Washington lost power. Westar’s line opened up causing an area wide power outage. City of Washington staff generated power until notified by KMEA that power was no longer needed.   Staff received a call from KMEA later Sunday morning requesting generation for voltage support. Staff ran two generating units until notified to shut down. ... Read More »

A member of Sen. Jerry Moran’s office to be in Washington today.

A member of Sen. Moran’s staff will soon be visiting the following communities to assist Kansans who are experiencing difficulties with Social Security, Medicare, and veterans’ benefits or have other concerns regarding federal issues. Members of the community are welcome to attend:   Washington Washington County Courthouse Commission Room 214 C Street 12:30-1:30 p.m. CST Read More »

Washington Man Injured In Accident/Car Fire

A Washington man was injured in a one vehicle accident on Tuesday, May 8th. Gary Heit, Washington driving a 1991 Ford drove through corn field just north of the old airport when his vehicle struck a tree.  Heit continued to drive the vehicle until vehicle caught fire.  Heit was taken by personal vehicle to Washington County Hospital.  The corn field ... Read More »

Washington County Wheat Plot Tour June 1st

Ohlde Seed Farm wheat plot tour will take place on Friday June 1st.  The plot is located 4 miles South of Linn on Osage Road at Ohlde Seed Farm.  The tour will include Replicated-Private & Public Wheat Varieties.  Meal following – sponsored by Ohlde Seed Farm   There will also be 2 self tour plots. Ashley & Ryan Stewart 4-H ... Read More »

Washington County Sheriff’s Report

On 050712 on K 9 1/4 mile east of K 148 Kim Yun Junction City, KS driving a 2002 Chevrolet backed into a1985 Mack truck driven by Frank Housley II, Salina.  Damage estimated at more than $1,000.00, no injuries were reported.    On 050812 on 2nd Street just north of the Old Airport, Gary Heit, Washington driving a 1991 Ford ... Read More »

Washington County Community Foundation Grant Recipients announced.

The Washington County Community Foundation has announced the 2012 grant recipients from the Washington County Opportunity Fund. The Hanover Senior Citizens received $350 toward the purchase of a microphone and speaker system for the Kloppenberg Center. The City of Washington was awarded $478 for two observation benches at the swimming pool. A $500 grant was given to KSDS to help ... Read More »

52nd Annual Beef Day Results

  52   rd ANNUAL QUALITY BEEF DAY RESULTS   BREEDING BEEF REGISTERED AOB (8) Champion Registered AOB Female 4-H/FFA, JW LeDoux, Agenda, KS Reserve Champion Reg AOB Female 4-H/FFA, Mason Runft, Scandia, KS SHORTHORN (3) Champion 4-H/FFA Female, Tyler Uhri, Dawson, NE Reserve Champion 4-H/FFA Female, Claire Ohlde, Linn, KS ANGUS (3) Champion 4-H/FFA Female, JW LeDoux, Agenda, KS ... Read More »

Washington County Sheriff’s Report

On 032412 on K 15 1/2 mile south of 2nd Road Yvette Peters, Linn driving a 2008 Chevrolet struck a raccoon.  Damage estimated at more than $1,000.00, no injuries were reported.    On 032612 an officer was dispatched to 200 West North, Hanover for the report of an assault.  Investigation is pending.    On 032712 an officer was dispatched to ... Read More »

Washington County Sheriff’s Report

On 022412 on East 2nd Street just west of Pierce Street in Washington, a 2007 Chevrolet registered to Kirk Crome, Washington was struck by an unknown vehicle.  Damage estimated at more than $1,000.00, no injuries were reported.    On 031212 the Washington Fire Department was dispatched to assist with getting a animal out of a tree.   On 031212 an officer ... Read More »

Suspicious Activity in Washington

Someone was apparently shaking door knobs in the City of Washington overnight Thursday.  Washington County Sheriff Bill Dickson told KNDY that they received multiple reports of someone trying to open doors, supposedly to gain entry to homes.  Dickson reported that no homes were entered and nothing was reported to be stolen.  Washington County Deputies did spend extra time in the ... Read More »