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Frank Williams

Frank Albert Williams, 87, Hillsboro, died Nov. 11, 2011, at Parkside Homes.

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

Glenn “Leroy” Bender

Glenn "Leroy" Bender

Glenn “Leroy” Bender, 82, Oskaloosa, died Nov. 11, 2011, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

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Flora Wood

Flora Wood, 91, died Nov. 3, 2011, at the F. W. Huston Senior Living Center in Winchester, her home since 1965.

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Kansas Byway designation change

Kansas’ Frontier Military Scenic Byway

Kansas’ Frontier Military Scenic Byway was re-designated as a historic byway recently to better reflect what visitors will find while traveling this Eastern Kansas byway.

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

County road crews prepared for winter storms

by Dennis Sharkey When and if winter storms hit Jefferson County this winter road and bridge crews will be ready. Director Francis Hubbard reported on Monday that the county has enough salt and sand mixture on hand to handle up to five or six storms depending on the size. The county has about 1,200 tons […]

November 17th, 2011 | Posted in County,County Commission,Government | Read More »

State official will explain mitigation plan to city of Oskaloosa

A meeting with Jefferson County Emergency Manager Doug Schmitt did not clear the air for Oskaloosa city councilmen so a state official will give it a shot.

November 17th, 2011 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Oskaloosa | Read More »

Military veteran experiences featured on historical society’s website

The Kansas Historical Society announced it has added several military-related items to its digital portal, Kansas Memory.

November 17th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Oskaloosa refuse rates may be on the rise

Oskaloosa residents may be paying more for their monthly trash service next year.

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

Noninsured crop disaster program Dec. 1 application closing

The application closing date of Dec. 1 applies to all grasses plus alfalfa, apricots, asparagus, blueberries, caneberries, cherries, clover, grapes, lespedeza, honey, mixed forage, nectarines, oats, peaches, persimmons, plums, strawberries, teff, and vetch.

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

2 complete child nutrition programs

Two Jefferson County North employees have reached milestones in the child nutrition and professional development programs of the Kansas State Department of Education.

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

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