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In previous years, the Holton City Commission had given $10,000 to the Holton Main Street program to fulfill the city’s commitment to the program and help keep it going after it lost support from the Kansas Department of Commerce. Now that Holton Main Street is no more, commissioners have recently...
Steve Cadue
A former chairman of the Kickapoo Tribal Council has been removed from the council by vote over allegations of financial misconduct, tribal officials announced on Monday. Clifford “Steve” Cadue, who has served as Kickapoo tribal chairman “many times during the past 30 years,” was voted off the...
Tickets for the 10th annual Holton/Jackson County Chamber of Commerce Hall of Fame Banquet are on sale now, it has been reported. The 2015 Hall of Fame class, including Bill and Debra Brown, Mike Ford, Brad Stauffer and the late Jim Potter, will be honored at the annual dinner, scheduled for...
A district court panel has ruled that Kansas isn’t spending enough money on its public schools to provide a suitable education for every child. The ruling was made last Tuesday by a three-member judicial panel of the Shawnee County District Court. The panel didn’t set a specific figure for what is...
A number of hot topics made their way to The Holton Recorder’s front pages in the last third of the year. Some of those are featured below. September The proposed 2015 county budget has been approved and includes a.795-mill increase to 73.664 mills for 2015. Included in the proposed budget is a...
A Topeka resident charged with the December 2013 rape and attempted murder of a Holton woman will likely be tried in Jackson County District Court this spring. During a hearing on Wednesday, District Court Judge Micheal Ireland denied a motion for a change of venue in the trial of Filip Chase...
The Holton Square will be ‘jumpin’ this Saturday with a performance by blues and jazz musician Kelley Hunt. Hunt’s performance at Complete Chiropractic Care Event Center is part of the Holton/Jackson County Chamber of Commerce’s upcoming “Second Saturday” promotion, set for 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in...
A case of “road rage” appears to be the motive behind an incident on New Year’s Eve that involved a man shooting a firearm from a moving vehicle at motorists in southern Jackson County, according to Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office received a report early...
The proprietors of a Christmas light display near Larkinburg have expressed their disappointment that someone would “shoot up” the display that has been providing area residents with holiday joy for more than a decade. But they’re also expressing their resilience in repairing the damage and vowing...

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