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Holton Community Hospital CEO Carrie Saia showed a proposed floor plan for expansion at the hospital to a crowd of about 50 at The Hot Spot on Wednesday evening. Hospital officials are seeking a $16.5-million USDA Rural Development loan for the proposed expansion. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
Top stories for the Monday, July 16, 2018 edition of The Holton Recorder include:   • Summer wheat and brome harvest is over, and the heat has had an effect; find out how Jackson County farmers’ summer crops fared as a result.   • Holton Community Hospital CEO Carrie Saia led a Wednesday evening...
Ron Kranz, his wife, Marlene, and their three daughters – Lisa Moore, Alison Kranz and Rachel Dillon – have worked a combined 103 years in the health care field, and a third generation is now following in their footsteps. Ron retired last Friday after 27 years working at Medicalodges Jackson County...
Three new International dump trucks have been purchased for the county at a total cost of $437,781 from Summit Truck Group of Topeka, it has been reported. Four bids for dump trucks were received and presented to the commissioners by Dan Barnett, road and bridge department director. The bids...
The electrical service behind Royal Valley High School that powers the concession stand and other buildings is getting a boost after the Royal Valley Board of Education approved a construction change order during its meeting Monday evening. As a new concession stand is being built this summer at...
Holton and Jackson County Rural Water 3 customers may notice a chlorine smell in their tap water over the next few months, but that water will still be safe to drink, it was reported. The city and RWD 3 both get their water from Public Wholesale Water Supply District 18, which is in the process of...
A lack of available speech-language pathologists in northeastern Kansas will bring “teletherapy” to the Jackson Heights school district via a Greenbush Special Education Cooperative program, Holton Special Education Cooperative director Amy Haussler told the USD 335 Board of Education. During the...
Carl Brewer, former mayor of Wichita and a Democratic Party candidate for governor, shown above at right, visited with Barry Grissom, the former U.S. attorney who served as moderator for Sunday afternoon’s Democratic candidate forum held at the Prairie Band Potawatomi’s old bingo hall.
MAYETTA - One candidate for Kansas governor called for the legalization of marijuana in the state as a new state tax revenue stream while another candidate for governor said he might support a candidate for governor from the opposition party if he himself did not receive the Democratic Party’s...
Holton Community Theatre will stage “Annie” this Saturday and Sunday at the Holton High School auditorium, which features (from left) Zoey Tinney, Beka Lassey (seated), Heather Mandala and Amanda Taylor. The musical is one of several activities available to area residents this weekend. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
There’s no shortage of activities this coming weekend in Jackson County as five major events are scheduled throughout the area. Movie Night On The Square: The Holton/Jackson County Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual “Movie Night On The Square” on Friday. Activities, including entertainment...
A public meeting for the proposed expansion of Holton Community Hospital and its Family Practice Associates clinic is set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 11, it has been reported. The meeting will be held at The Hotspot, located on the north side of the Holton Square at 124 W. Fifth St. The public is...
Sentencing has been set for a resident of southern Mexico charged with aggravated sexual battery in an alleged February incident after he pleaded no contest to the charge in Jackson County District Court. Antonio Ramirez-Garcia, 37, a resident of Oaxaca, Mexico, will face sentencing on Friday, Aug...

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