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Washington Swimming Pool Opens June 11 With Guidelines

The Washington Pool will open Thursday, June 11, 2020, from noon to 4 pm.  For the remainder of June hours will be Monday through Thursday...

Congressman Marshall To Hold Town Hall Stops In Washington & Marysville

United States Congressman Roger Marshall will make town hall stops in Washington and Marshall counties Thursday, June 11th. He will meet constituents at 10 a.m....

Washington EMS Receives PowerLoad System

A new power loading system was installed in the City of Washington EMS ambulance earlier this month, providing for more secure patient transport and...

Street Maintenance Leading To Parking Restrictions In Washington

Upcoming street maintenance in Washington is leading to some parking restrictions. Crews will be sweeping and preparing streets on Friday, September 6th, and Monday, September...

Washington City Budget Published; Budget Hearing Set For August 5th

By Bruce Dierking - KNDY News The proposed Washington City Budget for 2020 has been published and will be down just slightly from the previous...

Communities to Receive Funding for Improvement Projects

Several NCRPC member cities were recently awarded Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding to help complete a variety of community improvement projects....

Flood Warnings Continue For Area Rivers Through Weekend

Heavy rains across Northeast Kansas & Southeast Nebraska Friday and early Saturday prompted the National Weather Service to issue flood warnings for area rivers...

U.S. Representatives Hold Town Hall Meetings Across Area

U.S. Representative Adrian Smith was in Beatrice Tuesday morning for a question and answer session with the public. Healthcare dominated the conversation, with 45...

Weather Watches Issued For Our Listening Area

The National Weather Service has issued a TORNADO WATCH for the Nebraska portion of our listening area, including Jefferson, Gage and Pawnee Counties until...

Kansas Headlines

Kansas Doctors Say Wear A Mask Or Brace For Coronavirus Numbers To Keep Going Up

By Brian Grimmett - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — A month ago, the University of Kansas Hospital had as few as nine of its beds...

A Topeka City Employee Indicted on Federal Child Porn Charges

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A man who works for the city of Topeka was indicted today on federal child pornography charges, U.S. Attorney Stephen...

Kansas Sees Substantial Gains in Total Tax Collections Over Projections for June and Close of FY 2020

The State of Kansas saw a better-than-predicted close to Fiscal Year 2020. In June, the state’s total tax collections were up by $135.6 million...

K-State Veterinarian Shares Tips On Making the Fourth Safer For Pets

MANHATTAN — The Fourth of July may be a fun and noisy celebration for many people, but a Kansas State University veterinarian says that's not...

KBI investigates officer involved shooting in Woodson County

WOODSON COUNTY – The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) is investigating after an officer involved shooting occurred Thursday afternoon in Neosho Falls, Kan. The Woodson...

Kansas News Service

Kansas Doctors Say Wear A Mask Or Brace For Coronavirus Numbers To Keep Going Up

By Brian Grimmett - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — A month ago, the University of Kansas Hospital had as few as nine of its beds...

How To Go Back To College In A Pandemic: Face Masks, Social Distancing And Shorter Semesters

By Stephan Bisaha - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — Gone are the days of sneaking late into a crowded lecture hall. Reading college students'...

More Kansans Are Asking for Mail Ballots While Officials Work To Make Polling Places Pandemic-Safe

By Jim McLean - Kansas News Service TOPEKA, Kansas — Facing the prospect of standing in line at polling places amid the coronavirus pandemic, requests from...

Kansas State, KU Keep Tuition Flat; WSU To Increase 2 Percent

By Stephan Bisaha - Kansas News Service The Kansas Board of Regents approved tuition hikes for four state universities, while the University of Kansas and Kansas State...

Two Men Convicted Of Rape And Murder Of Kansas Children Set For First Federal Executions In 17 Years

By Dan Margolies - Kansas News Service Two men convicted of the rape and murder of Kansas children more than two decades ago are among...