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A Taste of Elegance dinner will honor Jefferson County hospice volunteers

The 10th annual A Taste of Elegance dinner will recognize two volunteers who have made contributions to the event that have shaped its success.

April 28th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Nominations sought for Spirit Award

The Jefferson County Alliance of Service Councils is looking for nominees for the 2011 Spirit Awards.

April 27th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Plane crash kills family of four near Meriden

Four people die in a plane crash Friday afternoon near Meriden.

April 27th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

PLHS music students perform in music festival in Winter Park, Colo.

by Carolyn Kaberline A late winter snow storm may have delayed the buses, but it didn’t slow the enthusiasm of the 52 PLHS vocal music students and their 11 sponsors who traveled to Winter Park, Colorado, March 30 to April 3 to take part in that city’s 25th Anniversary Ski Music Festival. Although a chance […]

April 27th, 2011 | Posted in Perry School District,Schools | Read More »

Kansas’ new electronic weapon in the war on meth

For Kansas meth cooks, getting a key ingredient for making the illegal drug is about to get more difficult.

April 27th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Area school boards take teacher cuts off the table despite slow economy

Although the economic situation hasn’t improved much locally, area school boards are less willing to make drastic cuts this time around.

April 27th, 2011 | Posted in Jefferson County North School District,McLouth School District,Oskaloosa School District,Schools | Read More »

Paramedic proposal before Fire District No. 11 board

Fire District No. 11 has the opportunity to upgrade its ambulance service by adding a full-time paramedic to the staff.

April 27th, 2011 | Posted in Government | Read More »

Recently released book spotlights the 8 wonders of Kansas

Just released on April 16, sales are already brisk for the “8 Wonders of Kansas Guidebook,” the latest book published by the Inman-based Kansas Sampler Foundation.

April 27th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Local officials discuss issues at breakfast forum

The annual Eggs and Issues breakfast made the stop at the Perry American Legion earlier this month.

April 27th, 2011 | Posted in County,County Commission,County News,Government | Read More »

More issues with Meriden adult business starting to surface

by Dennis Sharkey More issues involving property on K-4 Highway just outside of Meriden are arising. Property owner Zach Snyder, who plans on opening a restaurant and bar at the location, spoke with commissioners on Monday.   Snyder has also sought approval for an adult entertainment club that would be part of the proposed business. […]

April 26th, 2011 | Posted in County,County Commission,Government | Read More »

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