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Conway woman killed after her truck pulling grain flips in Kansas

A 66-year-old Arkansas woman died when the grain truck she was driving overturned in Kansas. The Kansas Highway Patrol (KHP) said the truck was pulling a grain trailer and the incident happened on Kansas Highway 28 west of Jamestown Thursday afternoon, according to a report from KARK news. According to...
CONWAY, AR
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Woman dies in Cloud Co. semi accident

CLOUD CO., Kan. (WIBW) - An Arkansas woman has died following an accident involving a semi tractor trailer Thursday afternoon. The accident happened around 3:50 p.m. about five miles west of Jamestown on K-28. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Vickie L. Fenner, 66, of Conway, Arkansas, was pulling a...
CLOUD COUNTY, KS
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Secret Spots – Irrigation Ales

We made the trip to Courtland, KS to meet new friends at Irrigation Ales and learn about the unique irrigation system in that region of Kansas. Irrigation Ales is a rural brewery featuring six taps of their own handcrafted beers. They take pride in their unique agricultural ingenuity with a brewhouse made from retrofitted dairy tanks from the county. In-house, there are also Kansas wines offered from Smoky Hill or Liquid Art and Dani & Dave ciders as well as non-alcoholic options such as homemade root beer and Morning Light Kombucha.
COURTLAND, KS
Concordia Blade-Empire

FATAL ACCIDENT NEAR JAMESTOWN

An accident Thursday afternoon on Kansas highway K-28 west of Jamestown claimed the life of an Arkansas woman. Vickie Fenner, 66, of Conway, Arkansas, was driving a Volvo semi truck and towing a full grain trailer. Fenner was traveling east on K-28, about five miles west of Jamestown, when her vehicle overturned and came to rest in a ditch.
JAMESTOWN, KS
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Wheat harvest underway across most of county

Gary Gauby harvests a field of wheat near his farm southwest of Washington on Monday, above. His son Luke, left, unloaded grain from a grain cart to a semi trailer. The Gauby harvest began last week. The harvest is expected to be average to above average, but with record high prices.
WASHINGTON, KS

Belleville native new AD at Emporia State University

EMPORIA - David Spafford, an experienced professional with a proven track record for fundraising, has been named the new Director of Athletics for Emporia State University. Spafford, a Kansas native, brings a successful 27-year career in athletics to Hornet Nation. Spafford will officially begin his duties on July 17, 2022.
EMPORIA, KS
York News-Times

Dolphin tankers take their talents to Fairbury

FAIRBURY - The York Dolphins swim team traveled to Fairbury on Saturday, June 18 to compete at the new Fairbury Municipal Pool. Teams in attendance at this meet included all the Kansas-Nebraska Swim League teams- Beatrice YMCA Barracudas, Crete Riptide, Concordia Swim Team, Clay Center Tiger Sharks, Fairbury Wave Breakers, Seward Swim Club, Wilbur Rybie Swim Team and the York Dolphins.
FAIRBURY, NE
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Lon Vincent Silver

Lon Vincent Silver, 83, of Morganville, KS, passed away peacefully on June 25, 2022, at his residence. His loving wife and three daughters were by his side. He was born on July 11, 1938, in Clay Center, KS, to William Vincent Silver and Sophia Eileen (Malcolm) Silver, the oldest of three children.
MORGANVILLE, KS
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Washington to host state pee wee tourney

The state pee wee tournament is coming to Washington July 18-22. The tournament will be going on at the same time as the county fair. On Monday and Tuesday July 18-19, there will be two games each at both the high school diamond and the big baseball diamond. On Thursday and Friday, July 21-22, games will be only at the big baseball diamond. There are no games on Wednesday. According to last…
WASHINGTON, KS
Concordia Blade-Empire

Legion wins city tournament

Scoring the lone run of the game in the third inning, the American Legion slipped past the Chevy's 1-0 in the championship game of the Peewee baseball city tournament at the Concordia Sports Complex Wednesday evening. In a game that saw only nine total baserunners, the Legion was able to...
CONCORDIA, KS
Concordia Blade-Empire

JoAnn Ramseyer

JoAnn Ramseyer, 86, of Clyde, Kansas, passed away on June 26, 2022, in Concordia, Kan. JoAnn was born at Rose Hill, Virginia, on November 14, 1935. She went to Clyde High School. She has been married to her soulmate of 68 years, Don Ramseyer. She was a member of the Christian Church and was a fond visitor of the Clyde Library and Senior Center. She was a loving and caring person, devoted wife, mother, and friend, always thinking of others first.
CLYDE, KS
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