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Fire Destroys Rural Linn Home


A rural Linn home and all of its contents were destroyed by fire Tuesday.   The home belongs to Que and Tammy Herrs. Elements Salon & Day Spa in Washington (where Tammy works) is organizing a collection of goods for them.  The Herrs have a two children ages two and three.  If you have anything to donate, you may drop it ... Read More »

Caucus Results – Marshall, Washington, Nemaha


Caucuses were held in Kansas on Saturday.  Results of Marshall County Republican Caucus: Santorum 76, Romney 35, Gingrich 341 Paul 27, Cain 1.   Results from the Washington County Kansas Republican Party Caucus – Santorum 56, Romney 27, Paul 25, Gingrich 12   Nemaha County Caucus results:  Santorum 77, Paul 21, Romney 20, Gingrich 16   Returns from 94 percent ... Read More »

Senator Roberts Releases Statement on Marketing Agricultural Products


  WASHINGTON, D.C. – At a Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee hearing on nutrition programs and the marketing of local and regional products, U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-Kan.), ranking member, today said all titles of the Farm Bill should be consolidated, streamlined and evaluated to determine the best use of taxpayer dollars.  The following is Senator Roberts’ opening statement ... Read More »

KU to Honor Local Students


KU will honor 20 seniors from Marshall, Washington counties for their academic achievements.  A dinner and program will be held Feb. 16 at 6:30 p.m. at First National Bank, 101 C Street, Washington.  Jacob Strecker, assistant director of Kansas programs for the KU Alumni Association. Mary Ellen Kondrat, dean of social welfare at the University of Kansas, will speak to ... Read More »

2012 National Weather Service Storm Spotter Talks Schedule


Every year, the National Weather Service in Topeka presents spotter talks which are open to the general public.  Presentations are typically 1-1.5 hours long, and are given by a meteorologist from our office. Safety information will be provided as well as examples of various types of severe storms that impact Kansas each year. While attending a talk we provide you ... Read More »

RSVP Offers Free Tax Preparation Service


Low and moderate income individuals, families and senior citizens can once again receive free assistance in completing and filing their federal, state and local tax returns through RSVP of Northeast Kansas’ Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA). For more than 20 years, RSVP volunteers have assisted residents with low and moderate incomes who need help with their basic tax returns through ... Read More »

Washington County Sheriff Reports Several Injury Accidents


On 121411 on K 15 at MM 236 Chad Hammond, Clay Center driving a 2003 Chevrolet struck deer.  Damage estimated at more than $1,000.00, no injuries were reported.    On 122011 on K 15 1/2 mile south of 7th Road, Ronald Scarrow, Clyde driving a 2005 Chrysler lost control due to slush on highway, overturning vehicle.  Damage estimated at more ... Read More »

Washington County Sheriff’s Report


News Release     On 112811 on K 9 1/2 mile north of3rd Road,LeonBoor,Abilenedriving a 2011 Lexus struck deer.  Damage estimated at more than $1,000.00, no injuries were reported.    On 112911 on K 9 1/2 mile west of Fox Road Steven Jackson,Cliftondriving a 1999 Dodge struck deer.  Damage estimated at more than $1,000.00, no injuries were reported.    On ... Read More »

State Volleyball Tournament Championship Results

Championship Photo

Class 3A - Bracket Semifinals Hillsboro def. Marysville, 25-15, 25-15 Hoisington def. Phillipsburg, 25-16, 20-25, 25-22 Championship Hillsboro def. Hoisington, 25-17, 25-23 3rd Place Phillipsburg def. Marysville 25-14, 20-25, 25-14 Class 2A - Bracket Semifinals Olpe def. Pratt Skyline, 25-10, 25-23 Washington Co. def. Smith Center, 25-22, 25-17 Championship Olpe def. Washington Co., 25-19, 22-25, 27-25 3rd Place Smith Center def. Pratt Skyline 26-24, ... Read More »

Area High School Sub-State Volleyball Results


Class 3A at Marysville High School: Marysville defeats Silver Lake 25-23, 29-27.  Marysville will play in the 3A State Tournament in Salina on Friday & Saturday. Full Results from 3A Sub-State in Marysville Class 2A at Republic County High School: Washington Co. defeats Ell-Saline 25-21, 25-22. Washington Co. will play in the 2A State Tournament in Emporia on Friday & ... Read More »