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Girlfriend says incident over more than a beer

Brandon K. Smelser

Megan Lynch, the girlfriend of Brandon Smelser who was arrested last week following a stabbing incident in Valley Falls, said this week that the incident involved more than an argument over beer.

July 23rd, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Lt. Governor’s Medicaid working group announces public input website

Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer, M.D., and members of the Medicaid Reform Working Group have released details of an online tool for members of the public to share their ideas for reform of the state Medicaid system.

July 23rd, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Rose Balao

Rose E. Balao, 85, McLouth, KS, passed away at Indian Creek Nursing Center, Overland Park, KS, Tuesday, July 12, 2011.

July 23rd, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Larry Harris, O.D.

Larry Eugene Harris, O.D., 71, Topeka, died July 12, 2011, at Midland Hospice House, Topeka.

July 23rd, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

John Cree

John Walter Cree, 87, McLouth, died July 17, 2011, at the Tonganoxie Nursing Center.

July 23rd, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

John Reschke

John Donald Reschke

John Donald Reschke, 80, Valley Falls, passed away Saturday, July 16, 2011, at the Holton Community Hospital.

July 23rd, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Photo Gallery: 35th annual Meriden Threshing Show

Dennis Knudsen of Oskaloosa

The Knudsen baling crew, led by Dennis Knudsen Oskaloosa, was in full force at the 35th annual Meriden Threshing Show over the weekend. The baling crew demonstrates the fashion in which hay or straw was baled from 1920 up until about 1950. Dennis said this is the 40th year the Knudsen family has gathered for […]

July 21st, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Media,The Vindicator | Read More »

Courthouse records: July 14, 2011

Courthouse records for the week of July 14, 2011.

July 18th, 2011 | Posted in County News,Courthouse Records | Read More »

Valley Falls Clothes Closet: Well-dressed on a budget

Valley Falls Clothes Closet

Story and photos by Holly Davis The saying “If they don’t have what you need now, come back again” seems to be the trend at the Valley Falls Clothes Closet. Customers are coming from all over to check out the inventory. The Clothes Closet is a used clothing store that accepts and sells men’s, women’s, […]

July 18th, 2011 | Posted in Featured | Read More »

No chickens in Perry; fighting city hall

Hannah Roe, 6, looks into the chicken coop in the family backyard in hopes of finding chickens there once again.

Story and photo by Carolyn Kaberline Beth Roe can remember visiting her grandparents on Bridge Street in Perry when she was growing up. And while she can remember them having goats, ducks, chickens and even pigs in the backyard, she and her husband, Justin, the current owners of the house, have found out that having […]

July 18th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Government,Municipalities,Perry,The Vindicator | Read More »

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