Two Marshall County historic preservation projects, the Frankfort Historic Grade School and part of Marysville’s Koester Block, will receive Kansas Rural Preservation Grants, according to a state news release.
A class of Marysville Junior-Senior High students took a short field trip Friday to witness their community’s annual fundraiser day, Pony Up Marysville Match Day at the Helvering Community Center downtown.
Marysville assistant police chief Matt Simpson was recognized during Monday’s City Council meeting for receiving the 2020 Tom Stone Law Enforcement Executive Development Association Award of Excellence during the recent Federal Bureau of Investigation-LEEDA conference in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
A weather phenomenon known as La Niña, which results in lower than average surface temperatures in the equatorial Pacific Ocean, means Kansas could see a more active tornado season in 2021.
Marshall County commissioners on Monday agreed to dedicate $10,000 to help fund efforts for the upcoming Beach Boys concert at Alcove Spring Historic Park July 31.
Republicans in the Kansas Legislature overrode vetoes by Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly on gun, election and tax bills Monday. Marshall County’s legislators Rep. Lisa Moser, Wheaton Republican; Sen. Elaine Bowers, Concordia Republican; and Sen. Dennis Pyle, Hiawatha Republican, voted in favor o…
The fifth annual Pony Up Marysville will begin at 12:01 a.m. Friday with the opening of the website, www.ponyupmarysville.com, to accept donations over the following 24 hours.
Local tourism advocates spoke in favor of Marshall County’s inclusion in a 49-county National Heritage Area for north-central Kansas and south-central Nebraska during Monday’s county commissioners meeting.
Four-mile-long trains blocking highway and road crossings around Frankfort and Marysville have resulted in lengthy waits for drivers on a regular basis in recent years.
Kick off of a 60-day “blitz” of information and fundraising for a $2.75 million renovation project at Homer Hanson Stadium was Wednesday night at the Landoll Lanes conference room in Marysville.
A bill naming the highway between Waterville and Blue Rapids as the CPL Allen E. Oatney and SP4 Gene Myers Memorial Highway was signed into law Friday by Gov. Laura Kelly.
A donation of $1.9 million from Don Landoll family members will foot most of the bill for an estimated $2.75 million renovation project at Homer Hanson Stadium.
A group of county landowners attended Monday’s Marshall County commissioners meeting to express concerns about a proposed 49-county heritage tourism initiative.
The Kansas Nebraska Heritage Area Partnership, a diverse, bi-state partnership of cultural, historical, economic development and tourism organizations and individuals, has formed in hopes of establishing a National Heritage Area within 49 counties between north central Kansas and south centr…
Construction of the Irish Creek Wind Farm will begin soon, NextEra Energy attorney Alan Anderson said Monday after Marshall County commissioners voted to approve four agreements with the company.
Citizens State Bank, Marysville, recently gave a $25,000 donation to Marysville public schools to be used for the new ag complex at the junior-senior high school.
Marshall County counselor Jason Brinegar expressed frustration Monday at the way some local residents have been treating commissioners over the Irish Creek Wind Project.
The Marshall County Historic Courthouse, a landmark on Marysville’s skyline, is in need of repairs from its underground drainage to its very highest towers.
The newly constructed Blue Rapids Swimming Pool will open on May 28 of Memorial Day weekend. Daily hours will be noon to 1 p.m. for adult swimming and 1 to 8 p.m. for general swimming. Cost is $1 for adults and 50 cents for children. Manager is Alex Hardin, and assistant manager is Samantha …
Marysville City Council indicated opposition last week to Marshall County commissioners’ potential plan to build a new jail north of Subway in east Marysville.
Proposed routes to be used by trucks and large equipment during construction of a wind farm in Marshall County were released Monday for public viewing.
The Kansas attorney general’s office has opened an investigation into Marshall County commissioners’ closed sessions held in 2019 and 2020 to discuss the county’s contracts with an energy company on the Irish Creek Wind Project.
A $92,000 natural gas bill incurred by a Blue Rapids business last month when energy prices skyrocketed was a subject of interest during the Legislative Forum at Landoll Lanes Saturday.
Gov. Laura Kelly toured Community Memorial Healthcare in Marysville last Thursday, as she promoted statewide vaccinations against COVID-19 and asked people to contact their legislators to expand Medicaid to more uninsured Kansans.
Marshall County commissioners have their sights set on a Kansas Department of Transportation grant to help pay for construction of a road leading to the proposed site of a new jail.
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment recently updated its criteria for discharge from Marysville’s lagoons west of Breeding Heights to the Big Blue River.
Areas near Winifred, Frankfort and Blue Rapids will benefit from grants awarded to Blue Valley Technologies by the Kansas Department of Commerce last Thursday.
Three state legislators who represent all or parts of Marshall County will give constituents an update on action at the Kansas Statehouse from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Landoll Lanes, Marysville.