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  1. Preliminary hearing for Topeka teen charged with child abuse continued one monthRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    The preliminary hearing for a Topeka teen charged with the abuse of a Holton baby has been postponed, said Jackson County Attorney Shawna Miller.

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  2. Topeka teacher's paintings to be featured at Holton Art WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Capital-Journal

    ... acrylic paintings at Homestead Affordable Housing, 115 W. 4th St. in Holton. What: An art walk, sponsored by Jackson County Arts, featuring more than 23 stores in downtown Holton showcasing the works of local and regional artists Featured artist: ...

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  3. New Holton USD 336 superintendent forgoes retirement for love of educationRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | The Capital-Journal

    ... he said. The new school, which has yet to be named, will sit in a 1A1 2 block area just east of the Jackson County Fair building and just west of the current Colorado Elementary. The new building will combine the Colorado and Central elementary ... 1 comment

  4. Cause of fire in downtown Mayetta remains undeterminedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | The Capital-Journal

    The cause of a Thursday night fire in downtown Mayetta remained undetermined Friday afternoon, according to Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse.

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  5. Fire Consumes Building In Mayetta Business DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    At 10:12 p.m. Thursday night,Jackson County area fire fighters responded to an overnight fire in the Mayetta business district.

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  6. Topeka native plays key role in autopsy in Ferguson shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Capital-Journal

    ... their Topeka home to Kansas City, it wasn't for a shopping trip or sporting outing: He wanted to shadow the Jackson County coroner. "My parents thought it was weird at first," Parcells, now 35, conceded. "They'd never been around death before. But ...

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  7. Firefighters extinguish blaze on Main Street in MayettaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Capital-Journal

    ... Fire Department, as well as Holton Fire Department, Hoyt Fire Department and Mayetta Fire Department. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office and Jackson County EMS also responded. When firefighters arrived, the shed was fully engulfed in flames, ...

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  8. Jury trial continued for Topekan charged with rape, kidnappingRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Capital-Journal

    A Jackson County jury trial for a Topeka man charged with kidnapping, raping and battering his then-girlfriend has been continued.

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  9. 115-year-old hay barn star of Jackson County tourRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 10 | The Capital-Journal

    ... the eight barns in the Banner Creek/Banner Creek Reservoir area near Holton that will be featured during the Jackson County Barn Tour from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 27 and Oct. 4. Tickets are $50 for each day, and the reservation deadline is Aug. ...

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

    Saturday Aug 9 | MLive.com

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

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  11. Topeka teen will be tried as an adult in child abuse caseRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | The Capital-Journal

    A Topeka teen charged with the abuse of a Holton baby has waived his juvenile status and will be tried as an adult, a Jackson County prosecutor said Friday.

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  12. Two arrested on meth charges in HoytRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 2 | The Capital-Journal

    Jackson County sheriff deputies arrested two people in connection with drug charges after a traffic stop in Hoyt Friday morning.

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  13. Kansas City moves to ban open carry of firearmsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | The Capital-Journal

    ... holds its veto override session Sept. 10. State Sen. Will Kraus, a bill sponsor and Republican from eastern Jackson County, said he feels confident in the chances for an override. If lawmakers override Nixon's veto, Kraus' law prohibiting cities ...

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  14. Denison council accepts mayor's resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Capital-Journal

    ... previous Topeka Capital-Journal articles, Oliverius said she didn't receive formal training from the city or Jackson County, which is where Denison is located. "During my tenure, no formal training or instruction has ever been provided by anyone ...

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  15. Denison council accepts mayor's resignation, appoints new council membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Capital-Journal

    ... clerk in the past. Voters will still vote on the recall Aug. 5 because advance voting already has started, Jackson County Clerk Kathy Mick said. Ann Marie Bush can be reached at (785) 295-1207 or ann.bush@cjonline.com . Follow Ann Marie on Twitter ...

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  16. Former Auburn clerk enters guilty pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Capital-Journal

    ... Tuesday with her attorney, J. Richard Lake, and sister, Grace Bowser, who serves as city clerk of Mayetta in Jackson County. Riley was subdued Tuesday, offering one or two word answers to most of Sebelius's questions. Sebelius asked Riley if the ...

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  17. Northeast Kansas happeningsRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | 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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  18. KDHE issues emergency suspension for Mayetta child care facilityRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | 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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  19. Denison mayor resigns before Aug. 5 recall voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | 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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  20. Emmett considers 1 mill road taxRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | 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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