Dickinson County Newswire (Page 9)

Dickinson County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dickinson County, KS. (Page 9)

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  1. Courthouse renovation, new jail on ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... of building a new jail and renovating the existing courthouse once again will be on the ballot in August. Dickinson County Commissioners approved a resolution Thursday asking voters to give the Dickinson County Public Building Commission (PBC) ...

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  2. Allens finally ready to really take it easyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... is open on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings. She said they are looking for the right person from the Dickinson County area to buy the store and continue to work with Historic Abilene and the Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad. "We have a good ...

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  3. About 60 scholarships were awarded, totaling between $250,000-$280,000 at AHSRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... ones, including the: a Jordan L. Canfield Family Scholarship awarded through the Community Foundation of Dickinson County to Kyler Schardein and Sydney Stout. "I'm thrilled to be here and thankful that this community wants to give continually, year ...

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  4. Planning commission approves bulk storage with five conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... be removed from the site within 12 hours of a FEMA evacuation declaration along the Smoky Hill River in Dickinson County (as the units are mobile). "Our findings are that the bulk storage will not present a nuisance, and it is within the intent of a ...

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  5. Philanthropy celebrated at Foundation's annual meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Bruce Young Taylor gives the gavel to Mark Wilson who is the new president of the Community Foundation of Dickinson County. Bruce Young Taylor gives the gavel to Mark Wilson who is the new president of the Community Foundation of Dickinson County.

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  6. Jantz, Lindahl file for county seatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Larry Jantz of Enterprise filed for the District 1 Commission position on Friday by paying the filing fee, according to Dickinson County Clerk/Election Officer Barb Jones. He initially filed as a Democrat, but came in Monday morning and changed his party affiliation to Republican, Jones said Monday.

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  7. Ron Roller files for county commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Ron R. Roller of Woodbine is the first person to toss his hat into the ring for a major elected office in Dickinson County. Roller, a Democrat, filed Wednesday for the District 1 Dickinson County Commission seat, according to Dickinson County Clerk/Election Officer Barb Jones.

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  8. Annual fly-in set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... aviation scholarships for higher education. Any student who graduates from an accredited high school in Dickinson County and wants to pursue a career in an aviation field is eligible to apply for the scholarships. This year, the Abilene Aviation ...

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  9. Severe weather threatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Severe weather may be on the way Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday, according to Chancy Smith, director of emergency management for Dickinson County. The main three hazards to watch out for are damaging wind, large hail and possibly some small tornadoes, Smith said.

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  10. Two arrested on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Agents of the Dickinson County Drug Enforcement Unit arrested two Abilene people accused of manufacturing a controlled substance and possession with intent to distribute Friday. The task force and Dickinson County Sheriff's deputies searched the residence of David Millner, 43, and Krystal Millner, 27, in the 700 block of East First Street.

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  11. Don't spill a dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Timbre Jurgensen, from St. Andrew's Elementary School, examines a dead raccoon on Thursday at the Save A Drop water festival conducted by Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy of the Dickinson County Environmental Services. Jeremik Blanks, of Chapman, attempts to not spill water at one of 17 stations set up at Brown's Park for the water festival.

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  12. New K-9 works with game wardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Game Warden Lance Hockett with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism, is pictured with his newest police K-9, Kodak. Recently three new police dogs have joined law enforcement in Dickinson County.

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  13. Former DK deputy accused of theft of $25,760Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Former Dickinson County Sheriff's Office Lieutenant Greg R. Swanson is accused of taking $25,760 from the drug enforcement unit office evidence room, according to the affidavit filed by Christopher M. Nicholson, special agent, Kansas Bureau of Investigation. The affidavit with some minor redactions was released by Senior Judge Robert W. Fairchild who is hearing the case to the Abilene Reflector-Chronicle after a Kansas Open Records request.

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  14. Trump's tariff impacts countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    A tariff on steel and aluminum imports effective this past March has led to a delay in replacing a Dickinson County bridge. The start date to replace a bridge at 970 Union Road has been delayed to the end of May due to difficulties in getting steel for the project.

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  15. New business coming to AbileneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... his plans to expand Bradford Built, a company that builds flatbed trucks, at an announcement by the Dickinson County Economic Development Corporation attended by about 60 community leaders Monday at the Abilene Civic Center. "It is the best place in ...

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  16. Former sheriff's lieutenant pleads guilty to felony theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    A former Dickinson County sheriff's lieutenant pleaded guilty to felony theft for stealing evidence from the sheriff's office. The Salina Journal reports two other charges against 49-year-old Greg Swanson were dropped Thursday in exchange for his guilty plea.

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  17. Watersheds theme of Stewardship WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    The National Association of Conservation Districts is celebrating the 63rd year of Stewardship Week with the theme "Watersheds: Our Water, Our Home" from April 29 to May 6. As a part of the Dickinson County community for over 73 years, the Dickinson County Conservation District wants to remind you that each of us has a connection to natural resources. The district was formed to assist people in Dickinson County with developing and implementing programs to protect and conserve soil, water, farmland, grazing land, woodlands, wildlife, riparian areas and wetlands.

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  18. Woodbine man sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... and her mother drove from Herington to Wichita in February 2017. Lauren Simmons spoke Wednesday morning in Dickinson County District Court during the sentencing hearing for Richard Bruce Payne, Jr., 46, of Woodbine. Eighth Judicial District Judge ...

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  19. K-9 patrol back at AbileneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... had some equipment and the police department was able to use grant funding and division funds from the Dickinson County Attorney. Thus, total cost to the city was about $2,000. "We were able to cut some of the cost down because of just the knowledge ...

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  20. That darn tree bugRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    There is no "good news for anyone" on the Emerald Ash Borer issue, Abilene Tree Board member John Barbur told the Abilene City Commission at a study session Tuesday. He said it could be two or three years before they arrive in Dickinson County.

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