Franklin County Newswire (Page 5)

Franklin County Newswire (Page 5)

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

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  1. Proposed budget would leave county mill levy flatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    Franklin County's proposed fiscal year 2019 budget's mill levy remains flat, despite an increase in employee benefits and adding a building maintenance line to the budget, a county official said.

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  2. Young pilots make first solo flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    After years of hard work dedication and community support two young pilots are flying solo through the Franklin County skies.

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  3. Primary hopefuls to attend forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... will be in Ottawa next week for a candidate forum. The forum will be 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. July 24 at the Franklin County Office Annex commission room, 1418 S. Main St., Ottawa. John Coen, Ottawa Area Chamber of Commerce president and CEO, said the ...

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  4. Political Notebook, July 13, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | The Recorder

    Using ranked-choice voting, members of Franklin County Continuing the Political Revolution have issued their endorsements in the Democratic primary races, including those for 1st Franklin House District and the Hampshire, Franklin and Worcester Senate District.

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  5. FCDC director sees potential for continued growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The Franklin County Development Council's new executive director said the county has many selling points, which drew him to the position.

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  6. Ranch rodeo, concert part of fair's new lookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The Franklin County Fair Board worked overtime to make the 153rd fair July 18-22 the best one yet, one board official said.

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  7. Jones aspires to be servant leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... "I have six years in the statehouse. At the [same] time, I was on the [Wellsville] school board and [Franklin County] planning commission," he said. "We don't want political insiders. We need people to know we are proven in all aspects." Jones also ...

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  8. Authorities release name of Topeka woman, 54, killed in truck/train accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | The Capital-Journal

    Franklin County Sheriff's Lt. Brian Ferguson on Monday identified Linda J. Henderson, 54, of Topeka, as the woman killed Saturday when a BNSF railroad train struck the pickup truck she was driving at Quenemo on the western edge of Franklin County.

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  9. Topeka woman dies after truck struck by trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2018 | The Capital-Journal

    A Topeka woman died Saturday after her vehicle was struck by a westbound BNSF train, the Franklin County Sheriff's Office said Sunday. At 12:10 p.m. Saturday, the 54-year-old woman failed to yield to a flashing railroad crossing at 2800 Alabama Terrace in Quenemo.

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  10. Historical preservation: Organization tracks thousands of artifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    All Franklin County residents are part of history, Diana Staresnic-Deane, executive director of the Franklin County Historical Society , said.

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  11. Butterfly talk set for NCCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The Franklin County Conservation District will have a public meeting 10 a.m. Wednesday focusing on monarch butterflies, officials said.

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  12. New FCDC director to start MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    The Franklin County Development Council hired Jonathan Roberts as the new FCDC executive director.

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  13. Historical Society director to be featured speaker at Friday ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    Diana Staresinic-Deane, executive director of the Franklin County Historical Society, will be the guest speaker at First Friday Forum, scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. at Neosho County Community College, 900 E. Logan St., Ottawa.

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  14. Rules for fireworks vary among citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    With the Fourth of July celebration week here, many will want to celebrate with fireworks. Franklin County cities have various restrictions on the use of fireworks this week. If you are in an area that allows fireworks, the National Council on ...

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  15. Pomona man arrested in connection with stolen truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... 11 p.m. Monday, law enforcement officials said. Philip J. Guyle Jr., 24, was arrested and transported to the Franklin County Adult Detention Center, Adam Weingartner, Ottawa assistant police chief, said. The vehicle belonged to Midwest RV, 2515 E. ...

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  16. Democrats to host candidate meet and greet tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    Tomorrow, the Franklin County Democrat Party is holding a candidate meet and greet event at 6 p.m. in Forest Park, 320 N. Locust St., Ottawa.

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  17. Citywide clean-up continues today for Ottawa residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... Saturday. Absolutely no batteries or liquids are allowed in the dumpsters. Paint can be disposed of at the Franklin County Recycle Center, 2039 South Elm St., Ottawa, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, with a maximum of 10 gallons per customer ...

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  18. Farmer grows first known county riceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    Given a cursory glance, Koji and Susan Nakeo's 10 acres in western Franklin County closely resembles its neighboring farmsteads - a gravel driveway off Indiana Road winds past and a mown lawn of green grass not yet dried by the Kansas summer heat.

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  19. Young professionals group hits one-year markRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... said. "They are typically run and operated through that city's Chamber of Commerce, much like our leadership Franklin County Program." Wilcox's position as membership director for the Ottawa Area Chamber of Commerce gave him the unique opportunity ...

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  20. Fate of WF bond unveiled TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday for the special election. Early voting will be available until noon Monday at the Franklin County Clerk's Office. The largest proposed upgrades would be at the secondary school in Pomona. Williamsburg Elementary would get a ...

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