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Fence: July 26, 2012

Coming home last night from Marysville, via Frankfort, I could see it raining and I could smell the rain! I’m happy that someone is getting rain. Our gauge registered zip.

Coming home last night from Marysville, via Frankfort, I could see it raining and I could smell the rain! I’m happy that someone is getting rain. Our gauge registered zip.

August 4th, 2012 | Posted in Columns,Fenceline | Read More »

Rural Kansas Photography Contest seeking submissions

Kansas shutterbugs are called to submit their photos for a Rural Kansas Photography Contest, now taking online submissions through Sept. 17.

Kansas shutterbugs are called to submit their photos for a Rural Kansas Photography Contest, now taking online submissions through Sept. 17.

August 4th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Special hunts applications now online

The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism’s Special Hunts Program offers a variety of limited hunts, many designed to introduce youth and novices to hunting in an uncrowded setting with good opportunity for success.

PRATT — The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism’s Special Hunts Program offers a variety of limited hunts, many designed to introduce youth and novices to hunting in an uncrowded setting with good opportunity for success.

August 2nd, 2012 | Posted in Outdoors,Sports | Read More »

Kansas Lottery celebrates silver anniversary with record sales year

In a year already marked with much celebration, its 25th anniversary year, the Kansas Lottery has achieved a new record for sales. Sales of Lottery products in Fiscal Year 2012, which began July 1, 2011, and ended June 30, 2012, were nearly $244 million (unaudited). That’s up more than 4.6 percent from the previous year’s sales.

August 2nd, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Kansas AG Schmidt: Concealed Carry program at record pace

A record number of people applied for a Kansas license to carry a concealed firearm during the fiscal year that ended June 30, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt announced last week.

August 2nd, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Drought conditions worsen as temperatures stay near triple digits

heat wave

It’s been a hot and dry spring and summer. Crops are severely damaged and grass for cattle is in short supply. It began with a winter that brought one 2-inch snow and started to warm early. April 2 was a 90-degree day and there was a string of 80s in March. Temperatures in the 90s […]

August 2nd, 2012 | Posted in Valley Falls | Read More »

New librarian hired at Delaware Township in Valley Falls

Amy Lassiter, Ozawkie, has been hired to be the Delaware Township librarian at Valley Falls.

Amy Lassiter, Ozawkie, has been hired to be the Delaware Township librarian at Valley Falls.

August 2nd, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Two vie for 2nd District commission seat in Tuesday’s election

The Aug. 7 primary election in the 2nd District will determine which of two Republican candidates will be the next county commissioner.

August 2nd, 2012 | Posted in County,County Commission,County News,Government | Read More »

4-Her’s get ready as fair time approaches in Jefferson County

Siblings Sammi, Dallas, and Colby Clark, Valley Falls, smile with their dairy goat, Princess Sophia. Dallas will be showing Miss Sophia at the upcoming 4-H fair.

The Clark family, Valley Falls, keeps busy with the many 4-H projects their children are involved with.

August 2nd, 2012 | Posted in Valley Falls | Read More »

Gladine Marshalick

Gladine Shirley Marshalick, 91, Meriden, formerly of Grantville, died July 24, 2012, at the Linnwood Park South care facility in Meriden.

August 1st, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

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