Jackson County Newswire

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  1. Northeast Kansas happeningsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Capital-Journal

    a- The Jackson County 4-H Fair will be Monday, July 28, through Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Jackson County Fairgrounds in Holton. Highlights will include exhibits, livestock sales, carnival and the fair parade and talent show on Wednesday, July 30. a- ...

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  2. KDHE issues emergency suspension for Mayetta child care facilityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Capital-Journal

    ... occurred in June at the child care facility in Mayetta operated by Weston Hasty's mother, according to Jackson County Attorney Shawna Miller. Ann Marie Bush can be reached at (785) 295-1207 or ann.bush@cjonline.com . Follow Ann Marie on Twitter ...

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  3. Denison mayor resigns before Aug. 5 recall voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Capital-Journal

    A petition for the recall of Oliverius was received by Jackson County Clerk Kathy Mick on May 12. The petition was validated after 29 signatures were collected from registered Denison voters.

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  4. Emmett considers 1 mill road taxRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Battle Creek Enquirer

    ... after inheriting the operations with $200,000 in the hole. But despite entering into an agreement with Jackson County Department of Transportation and stretching the dollars on hand, they have also stressed the improvements won't happen overnight. ...

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  5. KDHE issues emergency order of suspension for Mayetta child care facilityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Capital-Journal

    ... occurred in June at the child care facility in Mayetta operated by Weston Hasty's mother, according to Jackson County Shawna Miller. Ann Marie Bush can be reached at (785) 295-1207 or ann.bush@cjonline.com . Follow Ann Marie on Twitter @AnnieScribe ...

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  6. Mayetta teen charged with aggravated indecent liberties with childRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Capital-Journal

    A Mayetta teen has been charged with three counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child, and Jackson County Attorney Shawna Miller has filed a motion to try him as an adult.

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  7. Holton Man Arrested In Connection To Burglary, Sexual Battery IncidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office responded around 7:00 a.m. Saturday to a Hoyt residence on reports of an intruder.

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  8. County commission candidates on the issues: The 'economic border war' with KCMORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Prairie Village Post

    ... made in recent years about the "economic border war" between Kansas and Missouri - but Johnson County and Jackson County are integral parts of a unified metropolitan area. Are there steps Johnson County should be taking to better collaborate with ...

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  9. Daybook: Recent drunken driving sentencings in Jackson County areaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | MLive.com

    The following are drinking and driving sentences from Jackson County District Court.

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  10. Denison man arrested in marijuana caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Capital-Journal

    A 48-year-old Jackson County man arrested Saturday in connection with felony marijuana possession remained in custody on Sunday.

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  11. Kansas City-St. Joseph diocese fined $1.1 millionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Missourian

    ... About three years ago, 44 of the 47 plaintiffs in that lawsuit filed a breach-of-contract lawsuit in Jackson County Court accusing the diocese and Bishop Robert Finn of violating the settlement by doing such things as failing to report for nearly a ...

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  12. Meth cases on the rise in some area countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | The Capital-Journal

    May 23 was a fairly routine day in Jackson County District Court. Judge Micheal Ireland sat behind his bench, sentencing defendants.

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  13. A charred piece of historyRead the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | Medford Mail Tribune

    ... store and a feed market, Wright said. Following a 1:46 a.m. call, 11 engines from Medford Fire-Rescue, Jackson County Fire District No. 3 and Jacksonville Fire sped to the scene while flames lit up the street and the building's roof caved in. Crews ...

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  14. Celebrate Mean Jean Peters Baker DUI Case: Jackson County Pro-Life ProsecutionRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Tony's Kansas City

    Tony, Why is there no reporting from the mainstream news of the current hotel shortage? Last night all hotel rooms in the Kansas City area, including as far as Lawrence were Sold Out.

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  15. Tips: Hiking With Your DogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    A dog abandoned by his owners two months ago in a Jackson County house now needs a forever home after nearly dying.

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  16. Topeka dive team assists in reported Holton drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... to Holton on a possible drowning in the Banner Creek Reservoir. Shortly after 2:30 p.m., a news release from Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse indicated law enforcement hadn't confirmed the report of a swimmer in distress. "Everyone at the lake has ...

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  17. Renovated RV brings books to rural communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... a recent visit by The Bookmobile at the First Baptist Church in Whiting. The Bookmobile will visit the small Jackson County town every Wednesday morning through Aug. 13. Joyce Peterson helps her 3-year-old grandson, Luke Robertson, find a book ...

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  18. Bond on Topekan facing rape, kidnapping charges reduced to $300KRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    A Jackson County judge Thursday reduced the bond from $500,000 to $300,000 for a Topeka man charged with kidnapping, raping and battering his then-girlfriend.

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  19. Daybook: Recent births in the Jackson County areaRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | MLive.com

    ACKLEY , Shannon M., and GUERRERO , Roberto, a daughter, Eva Marie Guerrero, born June 7, 8 pounds, 9 ounces at Allegiance Health.

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  20. Holton's Prairie Lake to draw acoustic music fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... and gospel music Thursday through Saturday evenings at the acoustic music festival co-sponsored by the Jackson County Tourism Council. The acts will perform on a permanent stage on the shore of Prairie Lake, the municipal lake operated by Holton. ...

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