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Sabetha City Commission: City accepts bid for Sixth Street repair - The Sabetha Herald
If all goes as planned, construction on Sixth Street could begin in about a month, said City Administrator Doug Allen at the Sabetha City Commission meeting on Monday, Aug. 13.
Hiawatha welcomes American Heritage Girls
Hiawatha families have discovered a new program for their daughters called American Heritage Girls (AHG).AHG is a faith-based character development program for girls ages 5-18, dedicated to the mission of building women of integrity through service to God, family, community and country.Zion Lutheran
'Behind the Pink Ribbon' was topic at First Friday series
Kelly Nightengale spoke on early detection in "Behind the Pink Ribbon," a presentation at the First Friday Lunch Series Aug. 3 at PRTS's Medical Wellness Center, 700 Oregon St., Hiawatha.Submitted
Election Update: Governor race remains close, final results remain undetermined - The Sabetha Herald
Counties began canvassing on Monday, Aug 13, and have until Monday, Aug. 20, to meet and certify the results.
'Indian tacos' blamed in mass sickness at Doniphan County church
ATCHISON, Kansas — At least 50 people were sickened in Highland, Kansas, after sharing a dinner at an area church, with four hospitalized at Mosaic Life Care.
District welcomes new principal, teachers - The Sabetha Herald
New teachers to the Prairie Hills USD No. 113 district for the 2018-19 school year gather for a photo Tuesday morning, August 14. Pictured are FRONT ROW (L-R) Keyanna Kocher, Marshalla Allen, Tresa Burger, Nicole Mann and Johanna Brockhoff.
A Leavenworth police officer was indicted by a grand jury. Will it lead to change?
Former Leavenworth Police Officer Matthew Harrington will get his day in court after he wasindictedin the 2017shooting death of Antonio Garcia Jr.But will other area prosecutors take the lead of Leavenworth County Prosecutor Todd Thompson to bring similar cases in front of a grand jury?It is worth n
Court Updates: Seth Harrell - The Sabetha Herald
According to Nemaha County Attorney Brad Lippert, Seth Harrell, 19, of Sabetha withdrew his appeal of his original sentence, when he appeared in court Monday, Aug. 13, before Judge John Weingart.
World renowned harp guitarist Stephen Bennett back at Klinefelter Barn
One of the most prolific and original finger-style guitarists of his generation, Stephen Bennett is also a leading exponent of the harp guitar. A challenging teacher, a gifted composer, and a performer of “great sensitivity”, the Toronto Finger-Style Guitar Association referred to him as “the Jedi M
Local corn crop struggles through drought and heat
While other areas have received rain to balance the heat, or a break in temperatures to offset a lack of rain, much of the area’s crops are visibly suffering the effects of too little rain and too much heat.
Spider mites - The Sabetha Herald
Because spider mites like hot and dry weather, populations continue to wreak havoc on our garden crops. Tomatoes, in particular, seem to be bearing the brunt of spider mite pressure this year.
Fall city wide clean up day set for Sept. 22
The City of Hiawatha is sponsoring it's Fall City Wide Clean Up Day on Saturday, Sept. 22.The clean-up site will be located at the City Public Works property at 912 Hiawatha Ave - entrance off Miami Street. Items will be accepted from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.Bob Spicer Salvage will be at this location to ac
Hiawatha Fire Department receives grant
“The radios will be an asset to the department to stay up to date on calls, as no member of the department utilizes 800 MHz radios," said Fire Chief Ryan Shockley.
Injuries reported in ATV vs. ATV wreck
According to a Kansas Highway Patrol collision report released online, Krissy L. Hanshaw, 22, of Cummings, driver of a 2004 Polaris DVX Sport ATV, crested a hill at about 11:15 p.m. Saturday while driving west within or near the 17000 block of 206th Road, about 1 mile west of Potter, southwest of At
Tips for walkers and bikers
Within the last few weeks I have been approached by several citizens with suggestions and concerns about walkers and bikers on the roadways, especially at night. There have been concerns about walkers/bikers wearing dark colored clothing at night, walking/biking in the middle of the roadway or weavi
The Secret - The Sabetha Herald
When I was a kid I was always in trouble, most of my free time was spent at home because i would get in trouble if I was allowed to leave the house. What can I say, I was a little shit. Anyway, so what did I do with my free time? I drank coke and ate snacks! I honestly don’t know how I didn’t gi
Are you wasting time? - The Sabetha Herald
Do you regularly push yourself to the limit? Do you feel the burn with each rep? Do you have nothing left to give when it’s over?
NEK Stock Garden Pullers compete at Morrill Days
1st-Jeff Niehues, 139’ 3.48”, 3.7 mph
Grazing plans - The Sabetha Herald
This last session applies to everyone who grazes livestock without fence and water. Rod Schaub, Frontier Extension District livestock agent, will be discussing fencing options with a showcase of all the latest gadgets for electric fencing. He will be followed by Will Boyer, water quality specialist,
In God’s Hands: Sabetha boy defies odds after breaking neck in family pool - The Sabetha Herald
Sporting his C-collar, Aaron Hertzel stands next to his family’s pool on Wednesday, August 1, less than a month after breaking his neck in a diving accident.