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2 school districts run tax levies on August 3 ballot

Only two issues are on the August 3 election ballot with tax levies affecting two school districts with voters who reside in Nodaway County. A simple majority is needed for passage of the tax levy by each school district. Proposition 2 is asking for an increase of $1 per $100 of assessed valuation for operating

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Evergy Warns Customers Regarding Recent Utility Scam Attempts

Evergy has received reports of individuals placing phone calls to customers and claiming to be Evergy representatives. The individuals are asking customers for immediate payment to avoid service disconnection. These representatives are not employees of Evergy. For past-due accounts, calls from Evergy requesting payment are never made the same day as the disconnection. Several customers

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Clearmont handles monthly business session

Clearmont Mayor Byron Clark called the council meeting to order April 20, at the Clearmont Fire House. City Clerk Linda Babcock read the official election results. Brenda Snodderley and Bill Harris were sworn in for the alderman positions. Babcock reported the Missouri Rural Water Association sent the city a certificate for being a member in

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Nodaway County Route EE to close tomorrow

Route EE will close for a culvert replacement tomorrow, Friday, Dec. 13. Local maintenance crews from Missouri Department of Transportation will close the road between 180th Street and 190th Street from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., weather permitting. During this closure, motorists will need to use an alternate route. MoDOT encourages all motorists to slow down, buckle

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News Release from Maryville R-II – Inclement Weather Procedures

To help everyone be better prepared for the approaching winter weather, Maryville R-II is sharing the following procedures which will be in place for this school year. NOTIFICATION: Announcements concerning cancellations, early outs, late starts, and/or the use of hard surface bus routes will be made locally through the following: Radio – KNIM 97.1 fm

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Army Corps hosts US Rep. Sam Graves for briefing

The Kansas City District US Army Corps of Engineers hosted US Rep. Sam Graves, Missouri – 6th District, on March 22 for a briefing on Missouri River flooding and flood risk management operations. Graves received a brief on the current situation and actions being taken by the Corps to reduce flood risk. Briefers described the duties

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Health board to evaluate administrator

The Nodaway County Health Center Board of Directors received administrator evaluation forms at the February 21 meeting. Administrator Tom Patterson is completing his third year in the position and hasn’t had a board evaluation. The forms will be turned into Board President Marlin Kinman at the March meeting. A closed meeting will then be held

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School bus accident results in no injuries

At 3:45 pm, Thursday, January 31, a South Nodaway R-IV school bus, owned by Jarnik, was involved in an accident on County Road 360, just west of Route J, near Guilford. The 2009 Blue Bird bus, driven by Roger Nelson, 64, Guilford, was going west when it was hit at the crest of a hill

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Clearmont leaders hear of water tower maintenance plan

The Clearmont City Council attended to the business of the city on January 29. Suez Water System Consultant Tom Stechmann, Liberty, addressed the council about his company’s option to maintain the town’s water tower. His services would include inspections, repainting the inside and out and any repairs which would be included in the maintenance program.

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Nodaway County ag update slated for February 5

The Nodaway County Ag Update will be held Tuesday, February 5 at the Nodaway County Administration Center. It will begin at 8:30 am with private pesticide applicator training. For the applicator training, a training manual is required for licensing and a fee is charged. Those who have an old manual should bring it and they

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