Two Topeka residents arrested for drug crimes in Jackson County
JACKSON COUNTY, Kan. (WIBW) - Two Topeka residents were arrested for drug crimes in Jackson County, Kan. Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said that the two Topeka residents were arrested Monday afternoon, Feb. 26, during a traffic stop on 198th Rd. near Q. Rd. Deputies found and seized illegal drug contraband during the traffic stop.
Centralia man files for Nemaha Co Commission
(KMZA)--A Centralia man has filed for the position of 2nd District Nemaha County Commissioner. According to the Nemaha County Clerk's Office, Austin Petry, a Republican, has filed for the position. The position is currently held by Jason Koch. Petry is the first candidate to file for the position. Candidates have...
Pottawatomie County K-9 retires from Sheriff’s Office
A retirement contract for the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s aging canine Turbo was approved on Monday. Sheriff Shane Jager informed county commissioners about the process and noted the dog’s handler, Sergeant Dustin Young, is wanting to take control of the dog. Jager says the Sheriff’s Office has budgeted $11,000...
Salina man arrested in Jackson Co on drug charges
(KNZA)--A Salina man was arrested on drug possession charges following a traffic stop Saturday evening in Jackson County. Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse said a Sheriff's deputy conducted a traffic stop around 5:00 on a car on 150th Road near Q Road. The traffic stop led to the seizure of...
Sheriff: 3 suspects accused of selling fentanyl in Kansas
JACKSON COUNTY – Law enforcement authorities are investigating three suspects on drug allegations;. Just before 3p.m. Feb. 23, a Sheriff’s Deputy stopped a 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt for a traffic infraction on U.S. Highway 75 near 134th Road, according to Sheriff Tim Morse. During the course of the traffic stop deputies seized illegal drug contraband. All three occupants of the vehicle were arrested.
Reward offered for info in Sabetha burglary
(KNZA)--A cash reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person responsible for burglarizing a Sabetha business. Hack's Meat Shack located at 520 North 11st Street was broke into over the weekend and a number of items stolen. The suspect was caught on surveillance camera and...
Support Jackson Heights School Today at Pizza Hut Fundraiser
Join us for a delicious fundraising event at Pizza Hut! Support Jackson Heights School while enjoying your favorite pizza. Date: TODAY ONLY!!! (02/27/2024) Time: 10:30 AM till 10:00 PM Location: Pizza Hut Holton Ten percent of the proceeds from all purchases made during the event will be donated to the Jackson Heights School post-prom. Please bring your family and friends for a fun and fulfilling way to support our school community.Visit here for more details.
Unveiling Ceremony Honors Fifty Pottawatomie County Veterans at Memorial in Westmoreland
On Monday, March 4, 2024, at noon, the unveiling of a new plaque displaying the names of fifty Pottawatomie County Veterans will take place, as stated in a news release. The plaque will be affixed to the Pottawatomie County Veterans Memorial in Westmoreland, Kansas. The Pottawatomie County Veterans Memorial, originally...
Jackson Co shooting being investigated
(KNZA)--The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting in the city of Soldier in the northwest part of the county. Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse said deputies were dispatched to a residence located at 318 Friend Street shortly after 9 Friday evening. The suspect and the victim were not...
Scholarship from Northeast Kansas Pro-Life Action League Now Available
High school seniors in a five-county area will have the opportunity to win a scholarship ranging from $500 to $1,000 from the Northeast Kansas Pro-Life Action League. The selection of recipients will be based on academic achievement and, primarily, on a 300-500-word essay on the topic, “Comparing Abortion and Slavery”. Other criteria for selection of recipients will include letters of recommendation and pro-life involvement.
Marysville Chamber and Main Street recognizes seven award winners in celebratory banquet
MARYSVILLE, Ks. -- The Marysville Chamber of Commerce and Main Street hosted its annual banquet Saturday where they presented seven awards to community members. The Chamber said the awards presented are more than just acknowledgments; but they are a powerful catalyst for growth and a testament to the collective spirit of enterprise.
Winter Weather Returns Following Record Warmth
From record warm temperatures to colder tonight and tomorrow. Red Flag conditions today ahead of a strong cold front, stronger winds behind the cold front with a light amount of snow. Temperatures warm again by the end of the week!. WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO...
Marshall County Commission Meeting Minutes – 2/20/2024
The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular session with Keith Bramhall, Chairman, Fritz Blaske, member, Jon Ungerer, member and County Clerk Sandra K. Wilson present. Chris Pannbacker with the Marysville Advocate was also present for the meeting. Commissioner Bramhall called the meeting to order at 8:30 a.m. The...
Experience Art and Community at Senior Saturday
“Senior Saturday,” an event tailored for senior citizens aged 60 and above, will be Saturday, March 2, from 8 a.m. until 10 a.m. at the Lee Dam Center for Fine Art, 201 South 9th Street, Marysville. The two-hour casual gathering promises a morning of cultural enrichment, camaraderie and culinary delights.
Traffic stop leads to drug charges
FAIRBURY, Neb -- On Thursday at 12:30 p.m., the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department conducted a traffic stop on the corner of 9th and F in Fairbury. During the stop, the deputy located controlled substances and drug paraphernalia inside the vehicle. The driver, 23-year-old Makela Grable of Marysville, Kansas, and passenger,...
Pawnee City comes up short despite Jett Farwell's strong performance
The Pawnee City Indians lost against the Johnson-Brock Eagles back in January, and unfortunately they wound up with the same result on Thursday. Pawnee City was dealt a 65-31 defeat at the hands of Johnson-Brock. Pawnee City has struggled against Johnson-Brock recently, as their contest on Thursday was their ninth consecutive lost matchup.
Local Pride: Jackson Heights Middle School Boys Basketball Team Triumphs in NEKL Championship
The boys basketball team of Jackson Heights Middle School has won the NEKL championship title, showcasing their skill and determination. Coaches Jeremy Melvin and Zane Richter led the team to victory in both the semi-finals and finals, despite being considered underdogs. In the semi-final against JCN, Devyn Montgomery scored a key 3-pointer in the final seconds, ensuring the team's progression to the finals.
Pottawatomie Co. elementary school lockdown confirmed
ST. GEORGE, Kan. (WIBW) - A Pottawatomie Co. elementary school went into lockdown early Friday afternoon, Feb. 23. The St. George Police Department confirmed there was a lockdown at St. George Elementary School. There is no active threat, and everything is clear at this time. 13 NEWS has reached out...
Missing Washington County Man Found Deceased
The Washington County Sheriff's Department has announced that Benjamin "Ben" Berger, who went missing from Washington County on February 17, 2024, was found deceased on Thursday, February 22nd. Berger, 44, was last seen leaving Walmart in Marysville, Kansas, heading east on US Highway 36 around roughly 6:18 pm on Saturday,...
Blue Rapids, February 26 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Republic County JrSr High School basketball team will have a game with Valley Heights High School on February 26, 2024, 19:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....