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Completion for US-24 project delayed

A major highway reconstruction project along U.S. 24 Highway will take a lot longer than initially reported.

March 19th, 2012 | Posted in County,County Commission,Government | Read More »

Ramp will provide better access to Valley Falls pool for handicapped

Valley Falls will improve access to its swimming pool this year by adding a ramp to better serve the handicapped.

March 19th, 2012 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Valley Falls | Read More »

Doctor’s case continued until next month

Doctor Ann K. Neuhaus, rural Nortonville, will have to wait another month before she will know if she loses her license to practice medicine in Kansas.

March 17th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Harveyville residents receive help from locals after struck by EF2 tornado

Walmart served the volunteers food throughout the week in Harveyville.

Story and photos by Carolyn Kaberline Perry-Lecompton High School industrial arts teacher Pat Winchester and former Oskaloosa resident Donald Wagner are among Knights of Columbus members who are helping Harveyville residents return to a normal life. The two have been passing out vouchers from the Knights of Columbus Emergency Disaster Aid Program to those whose […]

March 17th, 2012 | Posted in Featured,The Independent | Read More »

Rock hits windshield injures truck driver

A truck driver was hit in the face and lost consciousness after a large rock crashed through his windshield on US-24 highway a mile and a half east of Perry.

March 17th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Tips from residents help combat rural burglaries

Sheriff Jeff Herrig

There are three things when it comes to rural burglaries that Sheriff Jeff Herrig advises: Lock things down; subscribe to a security service; and call 911 with tips.

March 17th, 2012 | Posted in Featured,The Vindicator | Read More »

Mildred Kimmel

Mildred Marie Kimmel, 90, Ozawkie,died March 10, 2012, at her home.

March 15th, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Doris Messersmith

Doris L. Messersmith, 62, Valley Falls, died March 11, 2012, at her home.

March 15th, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Ronald Reed

Ronald Charles “Ron” Reed, 73, Oskaloosa, died March 8, 2012, at his home after a long battle with multiple myeloma.

March 15th, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Matthew Kalbach

Matthew William Kalbach, 24, died March 11, 2012, in Panama City, Fla.

March 15th, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

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