Franklin County Newswire (Page 3)

Franklin County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Franklin County, KS. (Page 3)

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  1. Sink rediscovers muscle car of his youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... it amounts to," he said. "I found it on the internet and it's stock from the exhaust pipes to the vintage Franklin County tag. It's the way it came out." His car is one you may see driving around town at any time. Sink is not a fan of keeping his ...

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  2. Drought lessens, remains for eastern KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    "We've definitely seen an improvement in the last couple of weeks, with the rains, but certainly the conditions earlier in the summer were bad enough to put us in the D3 drought status," said Keri Harris, Franklin County Conservation district manager.

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  3. West Franklin's Pomona campus put on lockdown TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The West Franklin School district put the Pomona campus on lockdown Tuesday until receiving an all clear sign from the Franklin County Sheriff's Office.

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  4. RMH offering classes for managing stressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... mission is to advance the physical, psychological, organizational, civic, and social health in Ottawa and Franklin County," he said. "There are conditions around us all the time that we don't have any control over and they are not necessarily ...

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  5. Bank of Washington lawsuit could 'blow up' $1.7 billion NGA project, city lawyers allegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | KCCommunityNews.com

    ... declare the NGA land free of claims, including those that could arise from a Bank of Washington lawsuit in Franklin County . The bank is asking a judge there to reinstate liens on property McKee had sold to LCRA for the NGA project. Meanwhile, the ...

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  6. New CH administrators follow familiar footstepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... He is also serving as the head coach of the Central Heights High School football team. Both men grew up in Franklin County. Matile grew up in Princeton, and is a Central Heights graduate. After high school, he pursued a degree degree in agriculture ...

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  7. Diabetes seminar coming to OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... The seminar series will be in Ottawa, Sept. 11 at 6:30 p.m. It is a free public seminar and will be in the Franklin County Office Annex, 1418 S. Main St., Ottawa, in the county commission chambers. For more information or to pre-register, call Liz ...

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  8. Ottawa police officer arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... khart, 38, was arrested in the vicinity of Eighth and Ash streets in Ottawa. Burkhart was transported to the Franklin County Adult Detention Center where he was booked for battery and criminal threat.

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  9. A retired teacher's project to restore one of the oldest sites in OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... 2017 to bring the church back to its original appearance from when it was built in 1871. By working with the Franklin County Historical Society and the Kansas Museum of History, he wants it to be a premier wedding venue. "My goal is to get that ...

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  10. Hibdon earns Woodbury Memorial scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... freshman majoring in agribusiness at Butler Community College. He was very active in his FFA chapter and 4-H Franklin County Council, holding officer positions in both. He also was a member of the National Honor Society, Future Business Leaders Club ...

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  11. Shop built on passion for quilting and historic collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... this,'" she said. "And that someone was me." Not long after she returned, Campbell suggested the idea to the Franklin County Convention and Visitors Bureau. Soon, a committee was formed, and guidelines were developed. Eventually, the idea was ...

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  12. Plaza Plans: Historic cinema changes handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... venue." "Our strategy is to feature this exceptional and unique property, not only for Ottawa and Franklin County, but nationally, having been featured in magazines, newspapers and books," said Jonathan Cutler, who is leading the brokerage. "Notably ...

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  13. County mulls funding for Legacy SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    Franklin County established a tourism board - consisting of members living throughout the county - to discuss and make decisions and recommendations on tourism issues in the county.

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  14. Small Town Summits have greatly helped western Mass. NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Recorder

    Franklin County and the North Quabbin region are among the most rural in the state, and as such, our towns face a range of economic challenges foreign to those from the densely settled communities of the Boston metropolitan area: high costs of school busing, shrinking public school enrollments, high per-capita costs of infrastructure of every kind ... (more)

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  15. County schedules budget hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The Franklin County Board of Commissioners will have a public hearing 6 p.m. Tuesday before voting on the 2019 budget in the commission chambers at the Franklin County office Annex building, 1418 S. Main St., Ottawa.

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  16. County commission race too close to callRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    Franklin County's voter canvass Tuesday will have an interesting plot as it will decide the outcome of a local race and possibly another.

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  17. Storm damages records center, city dog parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    A large tree fell on the northwestern side of the Franklin County Historical Society Archives Center, puncturing the structure's roof.

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  18. Barnett envisions a better KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... the big corporations. They want to get the big 2,000 employer groups to come to Kansas, ignoring Ottawa and Franklin County. There is so much we can do in creating new businesses and creating wealth in rural areas if we had a Department of Commerce ...

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  19. Franklin County museums launch hopper weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The Appanoose Museum, the Old Depot Museum, Richmond Community Museum and the Wellsville Historical Society are launching a first-ever Museum Hopper Weekend Saturday and Sunday to encourage visitors to explore the rich history of Franklin County, Staresinic-Deane, Franklin County Historical Society executive director, said.

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  20. Finch battles lobbyists, special interest groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    Blaine Finch is a fighter for the people, he said. Finch, who is seeking a fourth term in the House 59th District, said Osage and Franklin County people deserve a representative that will take on special interest groups.

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