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While bitterly cold wind chills plague northeast Kansas, members of the Mayetta Spray Park committee are thinking of summertime as they prepare to construct a spray park this spring. Since fall 2016, funds have been raised to install a spray park at Mayetta City Park, and Liz Long, committee member...
More than a month after Holton USD 336 officially notified patrons about some elevated levels of copper and lead in water at the new elementary school, the problem continues with no fix in sight. Bob Davies, superintendent of schools, told members of the school board here Monday night that bottled...
Jackson County District Court personnel were a little busier during 2017 than in the year before, although the total number of case filings has dropped in recent years, it was reported.  For the calendar year 2017, a total of 2,237 cases were filed, an increase of 91 over the 2016 total of 2,146...
The 2018 Kansas Legislature resumed Monday, and members of both the House of Representatives and Senate are back at work tackling a variety of issues at the state level. School funding will be a dominant issue for lawmakers after the Kansas Supreme Court ruled last fall that state school funding...
Whatever people’s opinions are about the ornamental pear trees on Holton’s Town Square, they won’t be going away anytime soon, the Holton City Commission noted this week. During the commission’s Monday night meeting, commissioners stated that discussions held at their Dec. 18 meeting regarding...
Plans for a seventh Jackson Heights-hosted Honor Flight this spring are up in the air at the present time, the Jackson Heights USD 335 Board of Education learned during their regular monthly meeting on Monday. District Superintendent and Elementary Principal Adrianne Walsh told board members that...
Several grants and donations to Royal Valley organizations and programs were approved during Monday evening’s board of education meeting. One such grant was $500 to the RVHS FCCLA club as club members are working to help reduce poverty at the local, national and global levels. Club member Lindsey...
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A total of 27 Holton families received assistance with their city utility bills during the holiday season, thanks to an annual disbursement from a city-administered fund established more than a century ago. Holton City Clerk Teresa Riley said a total of $2,400 was distributed to those families from...
As the calendar switches over to 2018, the Jackson County Commissioners are looking up – as they consider replacing light fixtures and ceiling tiles on the second floor of the Jackson County Courthouse. The commissioners met on Dec. 29 due to the Christmas holiday and toured the offices on the...

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