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Resolution to records request could come next week

A resolution to a request for records made to the city of Oskaloosa by the Independent in April may be resolved next week.

July 27th, 2012 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Oskaloosa | Read More »

Former Tiller associate will appeal ruling

The former associate of an abortion doctor who was murdered in 2009, Dr. Ann K. Neuhaus, rural Nortonville, will file an appeal after having her license stripped by the Kansas Board of Healing Arts.

July 24th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Oskaloosa tries to limit access to burned house

Oskaloosa City Council members have taped off a burned down house in hopes children will stay out.

July 24th, 2012 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Oskaloosa | Read More »

Oskaloosa City Council still confused about how to approach property issues

After more than a year of effort the Oskaloosa City Council and Health Board still don’t know how they will move forward with resolving issues.

July 24th, 2012 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Oskaloosa | Read More »

Kansas first lady announces 2nd annual Kansas Book Festival

Kansas First Lady Mary Brownback

Kansas first lady Mary Brownback has announced the second annual Kansas Book Festival will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Kansas Historical Society in Topeka.

July 24th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

School required immunizations

Make sure your child is ready to start school next month by obtaining all immunizations required for school attendance.

by Debbie McNary RN, Public Health Director Jefferson County Health Department   Don’t wait until the last minute! Make sure your child is ready to start school next month by obtaining all immunizations required for school attendance. It is especially important to review your child’s immunization record if he or she will be entering kindergarten […]

July 23rd, 2012 | Posted in Schools | Read More »

Valley Falls City Hall construction expected to exceed cost limit

Projected cost overruns on the new city office at Valley Falls has the mayor and council wondering if they will be moving into an unfinished building.

July 23rd, 2012 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Valley Falls | Read More »

Fenceline: July 19, 2012

The causes of harmful algal blooms are not completely understood. They are related to increased nitrogen and phosphorus concentrations in water, but the exact relationships between nutrient concentrations and blooms are complex and difficult to predict.

by Jody G. Holthaus Meadowlark Extension Agent Livestock & Natural Resources  This morning, I woke up to the sound of thunder, and I saw lightning. The western sky was dark and then I saw a beautiful rainbow, that meant someone was getting some rain. We seem to be living on the wrong side of the […]

July 23rd, 2012 | Posted in Columns,Fenceline | Read More »

McHardie spent 27 years devoted to taking care of Perry

Pete McHardie was home last week listing some jobs around the house and starting to adjust to retirement after 27 years of employment with the city of Perry.

Pete McHardie was home last week listing some jobs around the house and starting to adjust to retirement after 27 years of employment with the city of Perry.

July 23rd, 2012 | Posted in Featured,The Vindicator | Read More »

Youth outdoor event in KC in August

One of the largest youth hunting events will take place Aug. 11 at the Theodore Naish Boy Scout Camp, 1100 Martinek Lane, Kansas City.

July 23rd, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

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