Franklin County Newswire (Page 5)

Franklin County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Franklin County, KS. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 355 in Franklin County, KS

  1. School suspension hearings on the declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... the Ottawa district - with 26 that either transferred, dropped, enrolled in Job Corps or were placed at the Franklin County Juvenile Detention Center. One student is still in the program. "Part of this is dependent on what our district vision is, ...

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  2. Property owners to receive appraisal notices in mailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The Franklin County Appraiser's Office was expected to mail the notices for a delivery date of today or Friday, according to a news release.

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  3. Burn ban lifted in countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The Franklin County Emergency Management Wednesday lifted the burn ban that went into effect Tuesday.

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  4. School gun violence a hot topicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... morning featured a packed audience, city commissioner Sara Caylor as the morning's moderator, and the full Franklin County Statehouse delegation - Rep. Blaine Finch, R-Ottawa, Rep. Kevin Jones, R-Wellsville, and Sen. Caryn Tyson, R-Parker. After a ...

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  5. Literature festival organizers team with Friends of LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The Franklin County Children's Literature Festival received a big shot in the arm as a local organization stepped forward to become a partner not only for this year, but for years to come.

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  6. Severe weather week events setRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... at 10 a.m. Sirens will be sounded at that time througout the state of Kansas. Then on March 8 at 7 p.m., Franklin County Emergency Management will offer a storm spotter class. The class will be at Ottawa Memeorial Auditorium and is open to the ...

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  7. Ice gives Franklin County area the slipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    After enduring a dangerous ice storm on Tuesday, Franklin County and surrounding areas are bracing for another potential winter event.

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  8. Winter storm ices Franklin County areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The National Weather Service early Tuesday morning issued an ice storm warning for Franklin County and much of east central and northeast Kansas area making the morning commute a treacherous one.

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  9. Butterfly artist's dream may come to life in OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... of Monarch butterflies, made him famous all over the world. Now the Ottawa Main Street Association, Franklin County Convention and Visitors Bureau and local muralist Dave Loewenstein have a plan to preserves Howe's legacy and add yet another reason ...

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  10. Cinema owner sets up fund to repair marqueeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... l have their name included on their "Wall of Stars" in the lobby. Any additional funds raised will go to the Franklin County Historical Society. People can donate by visiting their page at

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  11. Dairy farming not a cash cow NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | The Recorder

    ... production to sell their milk under the premium Organic Valley label. So, 20 years later, as the number of Franklin County dairy farms has thinned from 73 to about 35, Our Family Farms is still toasting their cooperative effort as a success, ...

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  12. Franklin County familiar with chip-and-seal, stripe biddersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The Franklin County staff is familiar with the companies who provided the winning bids for the 2018 chip-and-seal project and striping of the new asphalt.

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  13. Program rewards for ongoing conservation practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    Keri Thomas, conservation district manager, said the Bankers Award program, which has been part of the Franklin County annual meeting since 1945, is an integral part of the success of conservation.

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  14. Farmer's determination nets water quality awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... increased the lifespan of the ponds. For his work, the Silvius family was the recipient Thursday of the 2017 Franklin County Conservation District's Bankers Award for water quality at Celebration Hall on the Franklin County Fairgrounds. "Our cattle ...

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  15. Toddlera s eyebrows waxed at Washington daycareRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Officials are investigating a mother's complaint that her toddler's eyebrows were waxed without permission at a daycare facility in Washington state. Alyssa Salgado said she dropped her 2-year-old daughter off Thursday at the site in Pasco that's run by the Boys & Girls Club of Benton and Franklin counties.

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  16. Candidate forum set for MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The Franklin County Republican Central Committee will have a series of candidate forums to give voters a chance to meet the candidates for state and national offices.

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  17. Dispatchers may move to 12-hour shiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    Franklin County officials proposed a way for county dispatchers to gain more time off while providing an extra dispatcher for peak times.

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  18. Art festival moves to courthouse lawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... a different venue other than Haley Park, Second and Main streets. Giacin presented a plan Wednesday to the Franklin County Board of Commissioners to move the festival to the Franklin County courthouse lawn, 315 S. Main St., Ottawa. The commissioners ...

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  19. Collection captivates history nutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... the captivating lives of those from years past to the community. Barker is officially retiring Sunday as the Franklin County Historical Society executive director. A reception honoring Barker for her work will be part of Sunday's Franklin County ...

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  20. Three Things To DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... 6 p.m., and concessions will be available for purchase. For questions, contact the OMA at (785) 242-8810. 2 FRANKLIN COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY - The Franklin County Historical Society is hosting its 81st annual meeting 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at ...

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