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Mark Werner

Mark Jason Werner, 40, Topeka, died May 16, 2011.

May 31st, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Rosena Gier

Rosena Gier, 85, Valley Falls, died May 20, 2011, at a Holton nursing facility.

May 31st, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Courthouse records: May 19, 2011

Courthouse records for the week of May 19, 2011.

May 27th, 2011 | Posted in County News,Courthouse Records | Read More »

Fire District No. 11 board complete, audit under way

Jason Nellis joined the Fire District No. 11 board at Valley Falls May 10 as a representative of the firefighters.

May 23rd, 2011 | Posted in Government | Read More »

Oskaloosa alum inspiring classmates more than five decades later

by Dennis Sharkey More than 55 years later, Ross Barton is still inspiring his classmates. Last month the Oskaloosa High School class of 1956 honored Barton at their 55th reunion for his accomplishments in life and for overcoming some major obstacles. Barton grew up on a farm north of Oskaloosa where he helped his parents […]

May 23rd, 2011 | Posted in Featured,The Independent | Read More »

Commissioners approve wellness program

Commissioners have approved a wellness plan that will provide blood tests, screenings and education in hopes of reducing health care costs.

May 22nd, 2011 | Posted in County,Government | Read More »

2 lives lost in K-4 wreck

The drivers of a head-on collision on Highway K-4 were killed May 10 about 5 1/2 miles north of Meriden.

May 21st, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Workshop offers tips on preserving history

The Kansas Historical Society announced it will present “Our Town: Preserving Local Museum and Archives Collections and Historic Buildings,” June 9-10 in Westmoreland.

May 20th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Tammy Stamatakis

Tammy Stevens Stamatakis, 44, Leavenworth, died May 11, 2011, at her home after a long battle with cancer.

May 20th, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Shirley Arnold

Shirley Ann “Grammy” Arnold, 73, Ozawkie, died May 10, 2011.

May 20th, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

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