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Park open to campers as season arrives

Perry Lake Manager Ken Wade

The Corps of Engineers has taken advantage of the low water mark on Perry Lake and retrieved several tons of sand that had eroded off the swimming beach over the years.

May 1st, 2013 | Posted in Featured,The Independent,The Vindicator | Read More »

Consumer protection – AG warns Rotary about the many cons

Attorney General Derek Schmidt paid a visit to the Valley Falls Rotary Club Thursday informing them about the Consumer Protection Division of his office. Photo by Clarke Davis

Watch out for the crooks who might call you on the telephone or knock on your door. That was the message Attorney General Derek Schmidt brought to the Valley Falls Rotary Club Thursday night.

May 1st, 2013 | Posted in Featured,The Vindicator | Read More »

KDOT forces county to shut down two bridges

Photo by Dennis Sharkey The old U.S. 24 Highway bridge over the Delaware River in Perry was shut down over the weekend permanently due to major damage to the bridge’s underlying support system.

The Kansas Department of Transportation has permanently shut down two bridges in the county after inspections over the weekend revealed major structural damage.

April 28th, 2013 | Posted in Featured,The Independent,The Vindicator | Read More »

Crooked Post Vineyard will begin making wine

Kevin and Lori Henderson

A King’s Construction bulldozer broke ground Friday morning at the site of a new winery to be built by Kevin and Lori Henderson on Highway K-92 on the west side of Ozawkie.

April 16th, 2013 | Posted in Business,Featured,The Vindicator | Read More »

Training dogs to serve others

Jenna Petesch and Kirsti Petesch

Service dogs have become a common sight, but few are aware of the time and training it takes to prepare a dog for this work. A mother in Meriden and her daughter are directly involved in this endeavor.

April 15th, 2013 | Posted in Featured,The Vindicator | Read More »

Airboats to be manufactured in Meriden

Neal Spencer introduces the DynaMarine airboat that Ernest-Spencer Metals will begin to produce as their own product line.

An airboat was unveiled at Ernest-Spencer Metals March 5, the debut of a new product line for the Meriden company.

April 15th, 2013 | Posted in Business,Featured,The Vindicator | Read More »

Midland Care buys Linnwood at auction

Linnwood Park

Midland Care Connection Inc. purchased the Linnwood Park Assisted Living facility in Valley Falls at auction Feb. 28, paying $850,000 plus a 5 percent fee for the auction house.

April 15th, 2013 | Posted in Business,The Vindicator | Read More »

Scott redeems himself with state title

Justin Scott

Jefferson West 220-pound wrestler Justin Scott removed a huge weight off his shoulders on Saturday by claiming the Class 4A state title.

April 15th, 2013 | Posted in Featured,Jefferson West School District,Sports,The Vindicator | Read More »

Elementary children rally to support animal shelter

Pennies For Pets

The Jefferson West Elementary students held an assembly Friday to present a check in the amount of $650 to the Jefferson County Humane Society.

April 15th, 2013 | Posted in Featured,Jefferson West School District,The Vindicator | Read More »

Experience paves way for agra-business career

Jefferson West junior Kelby Mestagh is leading the FFA chapter this year with plans to celebrate National FFA Week.

The Jefferson West FFA Chapter members will celebrate National FFA Week starting Monday by showing their appreciation to the faculty.

April 15th, 2013 | Posted in Featured,Jefferson West School District,The Vindicator | Read More »

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