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SHS Cross Country BOYS2014

Jays head to state cross country

Thursday, October 30, 2014

#gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ The leaves are changing and falling off of the trees, the days are getting shorter and the nights are cooler. But things are heating up on the high school cross country scene with the Sabetha High School Bluejays... 

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Royals Pep Rally 72014

Pep Rally is ‘Royal’ experience for young baseball fans

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

#gallery-2 { margin: auto; } #gallery-2 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-2 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-2 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Krista Wasinger | Herald This group of boys sings “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” during the Kansas City Royals Pep Rally held at Sabetha Elementary School Wednesday, October 22. Jack... 

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During their music program on Thursday, October 16, Sabetha Elementary School fourth grade students are aghast when the "new principal," played by EllaWynn Laipple, says she hates peas but loves brussels sprouts. Fourth grade students include the following: Conner Lierz, EllaWynn Laipple, Noah Kroll, Trinity Detweiler, Preston Michael, Jayce Hartter, Drew Bestwick, Lucas Franks, Trevor Meyer, Caden Hartley, Jonathan Renyer, Mayo Staley, Lucas Menold, Trevin LaVoie, Jack Boltz, Braden Lawrence, Jacob Kuenzi, Katelyn Brockman, Nathan Voos, Jaidyn Koehler, Jessica Gruber, Mary Lukert, Carly Hartter, Joshua Herrmann, Kodi Miller, Nohl Niehues, Jacob Garber, Demelia Funk, Kaily Dorn, Emily Herrmann and Samantha Arnold.

Please, no peas

Saturday, October 25, 2014

#gallery-3 { margin: auto; } #gallery-3 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 100%; } #gallery-3 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-3 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ During their music program on Thursday, October 16, Sabetha Elementary School fourth grade students are aghast when the “new principal,” played by EllaWynn Laipple, says she hates peas but loves brussels sprouts. Fourth grade students... 

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Leaves are changing color in a yard on Main Street in Sabetha on Monday, October 20.

Turning over a new leaf

Friday, October 24, 2014

#gallery-4 { margin: auto; } #gallery-4 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-4 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-4 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Leaves are changing color in a yard on Main Street in Sabetha on Monday, October 20. Leaves are changing color in a yard on Main Street in Sabetha on Monday, October 20. Leaves have begun to... 

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A large crowd, mostly including community residents who have fond memories of participation in events at the historic resort, attends the Sycamore Springs auction.

Highest bid on Sycamore Springs is unacceptable

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

#gallery-5 { margin: auto; } #gallery-5 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-5 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-5 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Prior to the official auction proceedings, owner Betty Aue welcomes attendees and gives a brief history of the Sycamore Springs Resort as well as her and her husband Dale’s longtime connection to the resort. A large... 

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MIDDLE FEATURE

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Options available to encourage new and improve existing downtown businesses

The Sabetha City Commission met at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27, in regular session. Present were Commissioners Rick Koch, Nick Aberle, Maridel Wittmer and Julie Burenheide; Mayor Doug Clark; City Administrator Doug Allen; Assistant City Administrator Bill Shroyer and City Clerk Steve Compo. Visitors present were Nancy Gafford of the Rural Development Association, Police Chief Robert Wahwasuck and Chamber members Cindy Alderfer and Lea Williams. Gafford presented several different rural... Read More

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Reported Subject is apprehended

Law enforcement agencies work together to capture suspect At approximately 1:40 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, officers responded to a report of a reckless driver coming from Fairview on U.S. Highway 36. The call was then amended to a shots-fired call stemming from the same incident. An officer encountered the suspects and stopped the vehicle in the vicinity of 311 N. 8th in Hiawatha. Two of the suspects were apprehended at that location, and the other suspect, Braiden Guido, 17, fled... Read More

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Signup for Nemaha County Christmas Bureau begins November 3

The Nemaha County Christmas Bureau will be taking applications for the 2014 Christmas Store in Seneca and Sabetha from Monday, Nov. 3, to Saturday, Nov. 15. Applicants will be accepted according to income guidelines. Applicants must bring proof of income, either yearly, monthly or weekly, when signing up for the Christmas Bureau. Dates and times to apply to the Christmas Bureau are as follows: At Sabetha City Commission Room at 805 Main Street: *Wednesday, Nov. 5, and Monday,... Read More

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Medical student benefits from family practice experience

Dr. Kevin Kennally, left, and Whitney Weixelman, right, take a day off from her medical preceptorship at Sabetha Family Practice to attend the football game between Kansas State University and Auburn. Kennally was preceptor for Weixelman from September 2 through September 26.

Dr. Kevin Kennally, left, and Whitney Weixelman, right, take a day off from her medical preceptorship at Sabetha Family Practice to attend the football game between Kansas State University and Auburn. Kennally was preceptor for Weixelman from September 2 through September 26. In their fourth year of medical school, students at the University of Kansas Medical School have to complete a rural medical preceptorship. A rural preceptorship can be completed any time in the third or... Read More

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A trifecta of water-planning tools

Crop News K-State’s Mobile Irrigation Lab offers irrigators a variety of online water-planning tools that can help determine the best short and long-term cropping decisions and how to efficiently use available water. As fall progresses into winter and harvest comes to a close, crop producers might want to consider planning their future crop rotations, crop mixes and irrigation use. The increasing demand for water in the future gives producers an even greater obligation to efficiently... Read More

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Upland bird population is flying low

Upland bird populations in Northeast Kansas remain lower than the historical long-term trends. Traditional game species like the bobwhite quail and ring-necked pheasant are two species of upland birds that immediately come to mind, since many landowners have seen their numbers decline substantially. Even other non-game grassland birds such as the eastern meadowlark, loggerhead shrike and upland sandpiper have experienced similar population declines. While many factors contribute... Read More

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The Pyle File: Ask tough questions, demand answers

Recently a constituent with the following question approached me asking, “I have been seeing commercials from both gubernatorial candidates, one says ‘education has been cut’ the other says ‘funding has been increased’, one of them is lying, how do I know the truth?” Good question. The fact is, finding the truth will require some effort on his part. We all need to ask ourselves “who taught me what I believe about? And who or what has shaped my world view?” Every... Read More

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Green Stem Syndrome affects soybeans

A number of soybean growers have run into what has been termed Green Stem Syndrome, resulting in green stems as seeds have dried to harvest moisture. It’s likely due to a combination of factors: stress, late rains, even insect damage, maybe? How can that be? Typically, soybeans accumulate carbohydrates and proteins in the leaves/stems up until seeds formation (R5). As seed fill begins, leaves provide photosynthates needed for seed fill to continue – up to a point. As seeds... Read More

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Local News

Medical student benefits from family practice experience

Dr. Kevin Kennally, left, and Whitney Weixelman, right, take a day off from her medical preceptorship at Sabetha Family Practice to attend the football game between Kansas State University and Auburn. Kennally was preceptor for Weixelman from September 2 through September 26.

In their fourth year of medical school, students at the University of Kansas Medical School have to complete a rural medical preceptorship. A rural preceptorship can be completed any time in the third or fourth year of medical school, giving students the clinical experience in rural medicine. Drs. Kevin Kennally and Gregg Wenger have both […]

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Commentary

Harvesting, curing black walnuts

Black walnuts are ready to be harvested when the hull can be dented with your thumb. You can also wait until the nuts start falling from the tree. Either way it is important to hull walnuts soon after harvest. If not removed, the hull will leach a stain through the nut and into the meat. […]

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Sports

Jays head to state cross country

SHS Cross Country BOYS2014

The leaves are changing and falling off of the trees, the days are getting shorter and the nights are cooler. But things are heating up on the high school cross country scene with the Sabetha High School Bluejays coming into the meat of the season with League the previous week and Regionals being run over […]

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