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  1. Five business caught selling tobacco to minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Marion Star

    ... the investigation of eight local businesses suspected of illegally selling tobacco to underage clients. Five Marion County businesses were cited for selling cigarettes to children. Three were within the city of Marion: Pop Wylies Services, 331 N. ...

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  2. 1 in 28 could be carrying concealed gunsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Marion County Record

    ... has a permit to carry a concealed weapon, and he's not alone. On average, one out of every 28 adults in Marion County can legally carry a concealed weapon, according to data released Monday by the Kansas attorney general's office. "I have it for ...

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  3. Heroin overdose leads to chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Marion Star

    ... woman. Stephanie Lane, 27, was charged in Marion Municipal Court last week with a first-degree felony. Marion County Prosecutor Brent Yager said Lane allegedly provided heroin to the victim, and said drug suppliers need to understand the ...

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  4. Railroad to base operations here in AugustRead the original story

    Wednesday | Gazette-Bulletin

    ... ight-page keepsake newspaper of Janzen Family pictures and letters at the museum this past week. Wind gusts at Marion County Fairgrounds kept Cadence Craig, 8, of Florence reaching for her hat Monday during the county fair 4-H show.

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  5. Courthouse 'a pit': With extra tax money, county talks about moving out of MarionRead the original story

    Wednesday | Hillsboro Star-Journal

    With property value rising by the equivalent of 2.882 mills, Marion County hopes to raise taxes without increasing tax rates next year.

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  6. Matching paint easy for do-it-yourselfersRead the original story

    Wednesday | Hillsboro Star-Journal

    ... in a quilt don't have to grab handfuls of paint chips and trust their eyes to find the right color anymore. Marion County paint dealers have computerized color matching scanning systems that take guessing out of the equation. Hillsboro True Value ...

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  7. Five business caught selling tobacco to minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Marion Star

    ... the investigation of eight local businesses suspected of illegally selling tobacco to underage clients. Five Marion County businesses were cited for selling cigarettes to children. Three were within the city of Marion: Pop Wylies Services, 331 N. ...

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  8. Celebrities wrangled into fair contestRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Gazette-Bulletin

    ... by Marion Police and sheriff's deputies who removed 2,429 marijuana plants Tuesday found being grown in rural Marion County. Marion Police Chief Tyler Mermis said they will hold onto the plants at an undisclosed location for a few days before ...

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  9. 1,094 without power for 2 hoursRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Marion County Record

    Power to 1,094 Marion County residences and businesses failed for two hours Friday because of equipment failure on one of several transmission lines serving the area, a Westar Energy spokesman said Tuesday.

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  10. Retiree restores antique radiosRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Gazette-Bulletin

    ... that amount at the start. After dropping the price as low as $1,000, a bidding war ensued. Power to 1,094 Marion County residences and businesses failed for two hours Friday because of equipment failure on one of several transmission lines serving ...

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  11. Knak returns to EMS postRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Gazette-Bulletin

    ... that amount at the start. After dropping the price as low as $1,000, a bidding war ensued. Power to 1,094 Marion County residences and businesses failed for two hours Friday because of equipment failure on one of several transmission lines serving ...

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  12. Area students graduate, earn honorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Marion County Record

    Bethel Five Marion County students were included on Bethel College's list of 2014 bachelor's degree graduates released last week.

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  13. County reports very few texting citationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Marion Star

    More than a year after Ohio's texting and driving ban went into full effect, Marion County law enforcement officers have seen very few people violating the law.

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  14. Power fails for 1,306 in Marion CountyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Gazette-Bulletin

    ... mental health disability organization was again a subject discussed Monday by county commissioners. Harvey-Marion County Community Developmental Disability Organization director Elizabeth Schmidt said her organization took a cut of nearly $20,000 to ...

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  15. Wiebes big cheeses of their businessRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Gazette-Bulletin

    ... mental health disability organization was again a subject discussed Monday by county commissioners. Harvey-Marion County Community Developmental Disability Organization director Elizabeth Schmidt said her organization took a cut of nearly $20,000 to ...

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  16. Rumors swirl after EMS firingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Gazette-Bulletin

    ... mental health disability organization was again a subject discussed Monday by county commissioners. Harvey-Marion County Community Developmental Disability Organization director Elizabeth Schmidt said her organization took a cut of nearly $20,000 to ...

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  17. Your guide to a bang-up FourthRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Hillsboro Star-Journal

    Marion County residents will have several places to choose from when looking for a good time on Fourth of July.

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  18. Colburn returns to edit newspapersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Marion County Record

    ... native David Colburn rejoined the staff of Hoch Publishing Company on Monday. He is the new news editor of the Marion County Record, Hillsboro Star-Journal, and Peabody Gazette-Bulletin, taking over for Adam Stewart. Colburn has a long history in ...

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  19. Button designer shares memories of July Fourth and familyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Gazette-Bulletin

    ... to this year is sad, but we're happy because it could have been much worse," Rod Just said. Property values in Marion County are up about $17 million, or 2.4 percent, appraiser Ray Cook said Monday. Included is $2.7 million in new construction. ...

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  20. Ice cream comes in many flavors and unusual placesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Gazette-Bulletin

    ... to this year is sad, but we're happy because it could have been much worse," Rod Just said. Property values in Marion County are up about $17 million, or 2.4 percent, appraiser Ray Cook said Monday. Included is $2.7 million in new construction. ...

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