Jackson County Newswire

Jackson County Newswire

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  1. Funeral for Jackson County judge scheduled for WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    A Jackson County judge who died days after suffering a heart attack at the courthouse will be laid to rest Wednesday. Judge Micheal Allen Ireland died Saturday at Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center at age 66. He had served as Second Judicial District Judge since August 2006.

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  2. Jackson County judge dies days after heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    Jackson County District Judge Micheal Ireland, who suffered a heart attack earlier this week, died Saturday, according to a family member who posted the news on Facebook. Commissioner Robin Ladner said Ireland was taken to a Topeka hospital, where he remained in the intensive care unit.

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  3. Police: WCU student, employee charged after illegally installing camera in residence hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | FOX Carolina

    ... as a graduate community coordinator for the university during the time of the incident. West was taken to the Jackson County Magistrate's Office where he was charged and then released on a $20,000 secured bond. West will appear at the Jackson County ...

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  4. Jackson County judge has heart attack while at courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Capital-Journal

    Jackson County District Judge Micheal Ireland suffered a heart attack Wednesday in the Jackson County Courthouse, a county official said. Ireland was taken to a Topeka hospital where he remained in the intensive care unit, said County Commissioner Robin Ladner.

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  5. Body found near MayettaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Capital-Journal

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said in a press release that it sent deputies to the 16000 block of R.4 Road northeast of Mayetta early Wednesday to check on the wellbeing of a resident. An employer had reported to the sheriff's office that an employee hadn't been seen for nearly two weeks, the news release said.

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  6. Man who pushed woman out of car pleads guilty to carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Capital-Journal

    ... injured herself. Then he drove away in her car. Three days later, Pottawatomie Tribal Police arrested him in Jackson County, Kan., after a 45-mile high speed chase on U.S. Highway 75. Sentencing is set for Nov. 2. Both parties have agreed to ...

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  7. Accident kills 1 in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Teacher shortages nationwide have left many schools struggling to recruit and retain quality educators.

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  8. St. Marys man killed in crash on reservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Capital-Journal

    One person was killed Wednesday night in a one-vehicle crash on the Potawatomie Indian Reservation in Jackson County, authorities said. The accident was reported at 7:25 p.m. at 10405 134th Street, or about 3 1/2 miles west of US-75 highway on the Potawatomie Reservation.

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  9. Former KS Supreme Ct. Chief Justice Kay McFarland diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... possible. From the 13 Weather Team... The National Weather Service has issued... a Severe T-Storm Warning for Jackson County until 4:15 PM, and a Severe Thunderstorm Watch From the 13 Weather Team... The National Weather Service has issued... a ...

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  10. Topeka woman arrested in connection with possession of meth in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Capital-Journal

    A Topeka woman and a Valley Falls man were arrested Monday on several counts in Jackson County after a report of trespassing just north of Mayetta. Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse said Jessica Maxine Howard, 39, of Topeka, was arrested and booked into Jackson County Jail in connection with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, interference with law enforcement and criminal trespass.

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  11. Burglar who prompted Jackson County manhunt captured in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Capital-Journal

    A man who prompted a manhunt in Jackson County more than a week ago has been captured in the northern Oklahoma town of Pryor. Danny Ross Adams, 25, was wanted on a Wyandotte County burglary case when he was identified in southeastern Jackson County on Aug. 1. Adams fled from a Jackson County sheriff's deputy, prompting a manhunt that involved several county sheriff's offices, Kansas Highway Patrol troopers and a helicopter.

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  12. 2 Lawrence residents apprehended in Jackson Co. burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    The Jackson County Sheriff's office received a report late Tuesday afternoon of a burglary at an abandoned house in the 17000 block of 190 Road. The house is located just west of Denison.

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  13. Two Lawrence residents arrested for burglary in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The Capital-Journal

    The Jackson County Sheriff's department arrested two Lawrence residents in connection with a burglary that took place just southwest of Denison. The burglary occurred at an abandoned house in the 17000 block of 190th Road around 4 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.

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  14. Two-day Circleville rodeo kicks off FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | The Capital-Journal

    ... on such a major attraction is no small endeavor, requiring considerable support and volunteers. Rollins said Jackson County Tourism provided financial support for the rodeo's advertising campaign. Advance tickets are available at Farmers State Bank ...

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  15. Jackson County fugitive could have gone to Topeka, MeridenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | The Capital-Journal

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is still seeking a fugitive who fled Saturday and may have headed toward Topeka. Danny Ross Adams, 25, is wanted on a Wyandotte County warrant and is a parole absconder.

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  16. Holton artist tries to 'share what I see'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | The Capital-Journal

    Holton artist Marty Mavrovich, the featured artist at the Jackson County Artwalk on Aug. 8, likes to paint landscapes, florals and other subjects in her home studio. Over the years, she has worked with oils, acrylics, charcoal, pastels and watercolor.

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  17. Sheriff: Crop duster plane crashes near Emmett in southwestern Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Capital-Journal

    A crop dusting agricultural aircraft crashed Friday morning in southwestern Jackson County, and while the pilot was being treated at an area hospital, he was able extricate himself and walk away from the crash, Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse said. Morse said at around 2 p.m. Friday the unidentified man - who was the lone individual in the plane - was in stable condition and wasn't believed to have life-threatening injuries.

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  18. Officers on scene at ATV accident in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office responded to a call at 3:29 p.m. involving an ATV that rolled over in the Whiting area near the 17000 block of 286th Road.

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  19. Crowns lined streets for Jackson County Fair paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... more for the crowd to enjoy. Families gathered to watch as kids collected candy from those in the parade. The Jackson County Fair started last Friday night and will end this Friday with Great Plains Wrestling at 7:00. The week was filled with rodeos ...

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  20. What's going on around the area; County Fairs, Rodeos and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... shortly after the rodeo, around 7:00. For a full schedule of the events visit shawneecountyfair.org Several Jackson County folks are grabbing their hats and heading to the rodeo. The Jackson County Rodeo began Friday night at 7:30 and will continue ...

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