A proposal for a half-cent sales tax for Blue Rapids will be on the Aug. 4 primary election ballot.
Economic development, negative health effects, transparency, decreased property values and setbacks were among topics when 12 people spoke to the Marshall County commissioners Monday in regard to the Irish Creek Wind Project proposed for the Frankfort area and other parts of south-central Ma…
Marysville City Council member Keith Beikman told the council June 22 that a rock from the hill on the east side of Ninth Street between Alston and Carolina streets had fallen and almost hit a parked vehicle.
Plans for a pedestrian bridge to a proposed Black Squirrel Bark Park south of Jackson Street met some skepticism from Marysville City Council June 22.
Reopening schools, the budget for Marysville public schools and the ag complex construction project are just a small portion of what is on new Marysville schools Superintendent Michael Couch’s plate
Marshall County commissioners took steps toward selecting an engineering firm to determine the work needed on roads and bridges affected by a wind farm project in southeast Marshall County. The firm will also guide the county on a decommissioning plan for the wind farm being proposed by Next…
Jon L. Ungerer, Republican candidate for Kansas House District 106 representative, will be at the Blue Rapids Community Center at 7 p.m. July 9 for a meet and greet.
The first meeting to discuss extraterritorial zoning around Frankfort drew a big crowd and featured a variety of speakers and questions from area residents.
The Marysville Police Department aims to set new professional standards and gain accreditation from a national law enforcement agency after city leaders gave approval last week.
A wastewater lagoon is in need of repairs. A new fire station is in the planning stages. Lakeview Sports Complex has drainage issues. The demand for city road improvement projects never ends.
Three residents in the Frankfort area have met with Marshall County commissioners in the past two weeks to express concern that landowners’ voices are not being heard in regard to the Irish Creek Wind Project.
Community banks across Marshall County are still accepting applications for the federal Paycheck Protection Program, aiming to help small businesses struggling from the coronavirus pandemic’s economic challenges.
A rally against racial injustice in response to the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis drew about 100 people Friday evening to Marysville's Seventh Street Corridor.
Local farmer Derek Roever, 20, was unharmed after he jumped out of a tractor that caught fire May 19. Roever’s grandmother, Elaine Roever, said Derek was cultivating a field southeast of Home City in an International 5288 tractor when he looked back to check the cultivator, turned around and…
Chrystal Busey, Blue Rapids Republican, filed for county clerk last week. She will meet incumbent Sandy Wilson, Beattie Democrat, in the Nov. 3 general election. The county clerk also serves as county election officer.
Marshall County commissioners heard an update on Irish Creek Wind Project negotiations May 27, and on Monday they met with a landowner who requested the county implement zoning restrictions for wind turbines.
Three candidates filed recently for office in the 2020 elections. Incumbent Sandy Wilson, Beattie Democrat, filed for election as county clerk. Jim Swim, Marysville Democrat, filed for the Kansas House 106th District seat. Bobbi Pippia, Marysville Republican, filed for the 22nd Judicial Dist…
A district court judgment of $372,003 against former Marshall County Clerk Sonya Stohs has been approved in favor of the county’s insurer, Kansas County Association Multiline Pool.
Marysville City Council will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday at the City Building. The meeting will not be open to the public except through a livestream on the city’s Facebook page, City of Marysville, KS.
In the midst of the COVID 19 pandemic, Marshall County Partnership for Growth has had a generous member donate up to $1,000 for the start of a county grant fund.
The bridge on Fourth Road north of Waterville has been on Marshall County commissioners’ radar for repairs for the past year. On Monday, the commissioners approved the first large expense to repair the bridge.
Scheele’s Meat Market, Marysville, closed Monday as much of the store’s meat supply sold out over the weekend. But owner Tim Scheele reopened Tuesday with a replenished meat case and a plan to address future shortages, particularly with beef.