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Website training for getruralkansas.org

Get Rural Kansas

Get Rural KansasValley Falls Councilwoman Lucy Thomas, Recreation Commission Chairwoman Jeri Clark, and hardware store owner Alyse Stewart visit with Marci Penner, executive director of the Kansas Sampler Foundation, at a seminar held for the purpose of giving small towns a presence on a tourist web site, getruralkansas.org. The towns of Wilsey, Horton, Effingham, Wathena, […]

August 21st, 2011 | Posted in The Vindicator | Read More »

Wises, Conser back in business together at United Country

Real Estate

Becky and Allen Wise and Andy Conser are united again under the United Country Real Estate & Auction Banner in Oskaloosa. “We are so excited to have Becky, Allen, and Andy as part of the United Country team,” said Janice Reiss, a co-owner. “We have always admired the Wises and Andy has been our company […]

August 21st, 2011 | Posted in Business | Read More »



by Jody G. Holthaus Meadowlark Extension Agent There’s just something about the fair dust, even a few weeks after the fair, I’m finding it everywhere. I think it’s part dirt, part manure, part sawdust, part sweat and tears. You’d think after working 30 fairs, I’d get used to it. My experience with “fair dust,” late […]

August 21st, 2011 | Posted in Columns,Fenceline | Read More »

Everhart graduates from naval school

Austin Everhart graduated as an electrician’s mate from the Naval Nuclear Power Training Command, Charleston, S.C., recently.He will now complete his submarine training.

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

Levi Smock

Levi J. Smock, 15, Grantville, died Aug. 8, 2011, at his home.

August 19th, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Therman McCarter

Therman M. McCarter, 95, Tonganoxie, died Aug. 11 at Providence Medical Center in Kansas City.

August 19th, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Carol Fairbanks

Carol Sue Fairbanks, 66, Topeka, died Aug. 9, 2011, at Brewster Place in Topeka.

August 19th, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

‘Water and the Future of Kansas’ conference Sept. 30 in Topeka

With much of Kansas dealing with drought conditions this summer, a water conference planned in Topeka may be especially important this year.

August 19th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Grazing workshop Saturday in Holton

Grazing expert Jim Gerrish will conduct a one-day workshop on grazing management from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at the EUM Church’s Family Life Center in Holton.

August 18th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Meriden youth covers the news for AG am

Conrad Kabus

Story and photo by Holly Davis Conrad Kabus, a 15-year-old news reporter for AG am in Kansas, keeps busy this summer with his new job and hobby. AG am in Kansas is a television news program with its main purpose being to promote and publicize local people, places, businesses, and events related to agriculture. Kabus […]

August 16th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,The Vindicator | Read More »

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