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John Trout

John Randall “Randy” Trout, 72, Meriden, died June 4, 2011, at his home.

June 17th, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Oskaloosa’s Old Settlers’ features sesquicentennial theme at 111th festival


The Oskaloosa square will shut down next Wednesday evening in preparation for the 111th Old Settlers’ Festival.The festival will begin on Thursday, June 23, and run through Saturday, June 25. The theme is “150 Years of Kansas: To the Stars Through Difficulties” to celebrate the state’s sesquicentennial celebration. This year’s feature event will take place […]

June 16th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,The Independent | Read More »

Man leads deputies on high speed chase before crashing into house

Charges have been filed against one man and more are expected against another in connection with a high speed chase that spanned two counties last week.

June 16th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Guilty plea entered by Poeverlein

A Jefferson County man has pleaded guilty to reckless aggravated battery and aggravated assault.

June 16th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Special meeting time planned for Oskaloosa City Hall discussion

The Oskaloosa City Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. tonight (Thursday, June 16) about the polarizing subject of City Hall.

June 16th, 2011 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Oskaloosa | Read More »

Choosing child care is important decision for parents


Choosing child care is one of the most important decisions a parent can make.

June 15th, 2011 | Posted in Women Today | Read More »

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers releases national Recreation Strategic Plan


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released a Recreation Strategic Plan that seeks to transform and reposition the recreation program while maintaining its role as a major federal, water-based recreation provider.

June 14th, 2011 | Posted in County News,Featured | Read More »

Valley Falls native cheats death in Joplin tornado

Two feet. That’s all that stood between Morgan Ratliff and death.

June 13th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Animal rescue: Helping the most helpless


In time of trouble, and there is always trouble somewhere, there are people who are focused on one thing—helping the animal world.

June 13th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,The Vindicator | Read More »

Courthouse records: June 9, 2011

Courthouse records for the week of June 9, 2011.

June 13th, 2011 | Posted in County News,Courthouse Records | Read More »

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