Ellsworth County Newswire

Ellsworth County Newswire

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  1. Wildlife officials recognize four men, from Hutch and Larned, for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... of these volunteers was greatly appreciated," said Game Warden Greg Salisbury, who along with the Ellsworth County Sheriff was in charge of the search and recovery of 17-year-old Trevor Blair of Ellinwood. Blair, at the lake with family, developed ...

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  2. Among Kansas roadside attractions, this onea s unbeatableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... to Wilson was to see the egg. One of the couples was from New England. The other from Switzerland." The Ellsworth County town has a population of about 760 residents, many of Czechoslovakian descent. In Czech culture, the egg is often a symbol of ...

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  3. Swim team assault suit against School Boar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... for the mother said Thursday afternoon. Great Bend attorney Brock McPherson said the hearing took place in Ellsworth County District Court Thursday. He said the action against the School Board was dismissed on a technicality with prejudice, or in ...

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  4. Teen given probation in attack on Great Bend school busRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 30 | Washington Times

    A Great Bend teenager has been sentenced to a year of probation for his part in an assault on another teenager on a swim team school bus. The 17-year-old was sentenced this week in Ellsworth County Court to unsupervised probation to end July 5, 2017.

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  5. Second teen sentenced in Ellsworth County ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Great Bend Tribune

    ELLSWORTH The second of the two Great Bend teenaged boys charged in Ellsworth County in connection with the assault of a fellow student on a Great Bend High School school bus in February was sentenced to unsupervised probation Tuesday in Ellsworth County District Court, according to court documents.

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  6. Second teen gets probation in swim team bus incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    An Ellsworth County judge this week sentenced a teen convicted in connection with a school bus incident that occurred while the Great Bend swim team was returning from a meet to a year of probation.

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  7. Teen hurt in Ellsworth County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Dylan Grant Lemieux, 16, was driving north on Sixth Road south of Avenue J about four miles southwest of Blackwell at about 10 a.m. in a 2002 Chevy SUV when it left the roadway to the right, crossed the centerline and rolled, coming to rest on the driver's side.

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  8. Eva Charline DempseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... Dempsey, 86, died June 28, 2016, at her home in Hutchinson. She was born Sept. 26, 1929, in rural Ellsworth County, to Marion and Lois (Rusk) Buckbee. Eva (Charline) Dempsey, 86, died June 28, 2016, at her home in Hutchinson. She was born Sept. 26, ...

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  9. Georgia L. Fletcher 19...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Great Bend Tribune

    Georgia L. Fletcher, 25, died June 25, 2016, Ellsworth County Medical Center, Ellsworth.

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  10. Ellsworth County native assumes top job at Ellsworth prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... warden who took same post at the Hutchinson Correctional Facility. Martin J. Sauers, 59, a native of Ellsworth County, has worked at the Ellsworth Correctional Facility since 1989 - two years after the prison opened - beginning his career there as a ...

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  11. Hazel BruningRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Ellsworth Reporter

    Hazel Bruning, 84, died June 17, 2016, at her home in Ellsworth. She was born April 15, 1932 in Ellsworth County to G.C. and Lucina Schultz.

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  12. Great Bend athletics need closer scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... so far, in misdemeanor battery convictions against two students, Connor Furrey and Alan Matthew Bobbitt, in Ellsworth County. And Barton County District Attorney Douglas Matthews has filed charges of battery and criminal restraint. This certainly ...

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  13. Great Bend athletics need closer scrutiny and an administrator who can take chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... so far, in misdemeanor battery convictions against two students, Connor Furrey and Alan Matthew Bobbitt, in Ellsworth County. And Barton County District Attorney Douglas Matthews has filed charges of battery and criminal restraint. This certainly ...

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  14. Denial in Great BendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Hays Daily News

    ... younger swimmers and attempted penetration with "toes, sandals and fingers," according to the boy's mother. Ellsworth County Sheriff Tracy Ploutz, who said several students were victimized, initially recommended battery charges against five swim ...

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  15. Charles Donald Vopat Sr.Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Ellsworth Reporter

    ... L. Vopat, Sr. in Ellsworth. He married Lucy Janda in Wilson, Kan. on Sept. 17, 1957. A lifetime resident of Ellsworth County, Charles was a farmer, stockman, and machinist at Cashco. He was a member of Knights of Columbus and the St. Wenceslaus ...

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  16. Charges filed in over swim team assault on school busRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2016 | KHGI

    ... the juveniles' ages, and Matthews did not immediately return a phone message. The prosecutor in neighboring Ellsworth County said last week that a 17-year-old member of the swim team was convicted of misdemeanor battery on another team member in ...

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  17. Charges filed in another bus incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... This is not to be confused with another incident on a boys swim team bus, which occurred on Feb. 6 in Ellsworth County. Two juveniles have been found guilty of misdemeanor battery in that case in Ellsworth County District Court. ...

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  18. Raymond D. KatzenmeierRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | Ellsworth Reporter

    Raymond D. Katzenmeier, 75, died peacefully Monday, May 9, 2016, surrounded by family in Wichita, Kan. He was born Feb. 16, 1941, in Ellsworth County to Raymond O. Katzenmeier and Mildred Durr Katzenmeier.

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  19. 2 Kansas juveniles convicted of battery in bus attackRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | KHGI

    A prosecutor says one member of Great Bend High School's swim team has been convicted of a misdemeanor and another has been sentenced in connection with an assault on another team member. Ellsworth County Attorney Joe Shepack said in a statement Friday that a 17-year-old student was convicted May 31 of misdemeanor battery and is scheduled to be sentenced July 5. A 16-year-old student also charged in the case was sentenced Wednesday to a year of probation for misdemeanor battery.

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  20. Juveniles found guilty of battery in schoo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Great Bend Tribune

    Ellsworth County Attorney Joe Shepack has released a statement on the Great Bend bus incident.

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