Local News

City Government

Birthday celebration discussed

The Sabetha City Commission met at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26, at Sabetha City Hall. Present for the meeting were Mayor Cody Bletscher, Commissioners Jason Enneking, Nick Aberle, Maridel Wittmer…

Read More

Bern City Council 02.13.2024

Submitted by Yvonne Krehbiel Clerk The Bern City Council met in regular session Tuesday, Feb. 13, at the Bern Community Building. In attendance were Mayor Dallas Wood, council members Chad…

Read More

Chamber discusses 150 year celebration

The Sabetha City Commission met at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12, at Sabetha City Hall. Present for the meeting were Mayor Cody Bletscher, Commissioners Jason Enneking, Nick Aberle, Maridel Wittmer…

Read More

Morrill City Council 1.2.2024

The Morrill City Council met in regular session on Tuesday, Jan. 2, with members Duane Perry, Chad Youde, Griffen Huning and Gage Becker present. Mayor Ken Beckner presiding. Visitors present…

Read More

Crime & Courts

Break-in at Hack’s Meat Shack

A cash reward is being offered by Hacksaw Hunter for any information leading to the arrest of the culprit who burglarized Hack’s Meat Shack over the weekend. During the early…

Read More

Sabetha Fire Department 02.26.2024

At 5:52 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, the Sabetha Fire Department (SFD) was called out for a mutual aid call with Fairview Fire Department to a natural gas leak at the…

Read More

Nemaha County Sheriff 2.24.2024

Jail Booking/Release Ashley A. Vogan, 43, of Beloit, was arrested on Feb. 24 by the Nemaha County Sheriff’s office (NMSO) on a warrant for felony theft. Vogan was released on…

Read More

Nemaha County Sheriff 2.22.2024

Jail Booking/Release Mauricio A. Rueda Visbal, 36, of Chicago, Ill., was arrested on Feb. 21 by the Nemaha County Sheriff’s Office for the offenses of possession of marijuana, possession of…

Read More

County Government

Nemaha County Commission 2.12.2024

Submitted by Mary Kay Schultejans Clerk The Board of Nemaha County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, Feb. 12, in the Commissioner’s Room of the Nemaha County Courthouse. The…

Read More

Brown County Commission 2.12.2024

Submitted by Nicole Lee, County Clerk The Board of Brown County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, Feb. 12, with the following members present: Chairman Richard Lehmkuhl, Lamar Shoemaker…

Read More

Brown County Commission 2.5.2024

Submitted by Nicole Lee, County Clerk The Board of Brown County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, Feb. 5, with the following members present: Chairman Richard Lehmkuhl and William…

Read More

Nemaha County Commission 2.5.2024

Submitted by Mary Kay Schultejans County Clerk The Board of Nemaha County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, Feb. 5, in the Commissioner’s Room of the Nemaha County Courthouse….

Read More

Local & Area

Kansas artist showcases love of prescribed burning in the Flint Hills

Submitted by Sheridan Wimmer, Kansas Living Magazine Each spring in Kansas, wildlife and humans alike seem to breathe a collective sigh of relief for getting through the winter. The retreat…

Read More

It comes around ALMOST every four years

So, when do leap years occur, and how are we supposed to remember? Some people find it easier to remember that Leap Days occur the same year that the Presidential…

Read More

White Banks: a local legend

White Banks — located at Pony Creek Lake — was reportedly a hideout for escaped slaves on their journey to freedom. Living in Kansas, people often take for granted the…

Read More

Severe Weather Awareness Week

Next week, March 4-8, is Severe Weather Awareness Week across Kansas. Be advised that the statewide tornado drill will be at 11 a.m. on March 6. Everyone is encouraged to…

Read More

Login

Welcome! Login in to your account

Remember me Lost your password?

Lost Password