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SMITHVILLE — Because of an increase in youth recreation leagues, Smithville aldermen approved adding the position of parks and recreation administrative coordinator to the city’s payroll during their March 21 board meeting.
Kansas City — Monofilament fishing line is one of modern angling’s finest tools, but it’s also a hazard to wildlife if old line isn’t recycled or disposed of properly. For example, a barred owl was rescued on March 25 in Platte County after it became entangled in fishing line.
KEARNEY — The M0M Center, located on Washington Street in Kearney, was named one of 102 American Small Business Champions for 2017 by SCORE, the nation’s largest network of volunteer and expert business mentors. Championships are awarded to entrepreneurs for their dedication to the success o…
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Recent comments by a neighboring community resident on the city of Liberty budget and proposed public safety sales tax comparing 2012 to 2016 omitted several key points.
Do I like the idea of paying more taxes? No. Do I want good police and firefighter protection when I need it? Yes!
LIBERTY — Last year the Liberty North boys golf team had a season to remember.
LIBERTY — Over the past several years, the Blue Jays have been the most consistent winning team in the Northland.
KEARNEY — It turned out to be a magical high school track and field season for the Bulldogs last spring.
LIBERTY — The Liberty Public Schools Board of Education appointed Greg Mees to be the next principal of Discovery Middle School on Monday, March 27.
Editor’s Note: This is the second of a two-week series detailing projects incorporated in the Kearney School District’s $27 million bond issue appearing on the April 4 ballot. This week discusses projects related to a proposed early childhood and district education center, Kearney Middle Sch…
Experimentation draws many people to cooking. Amateur cooks who are passionate about food can’t wait for the opportunity to prepare a meal that strays from the norm while testing their culinary skills. Japanese cuisine is beloved the world over, but many non-Japanese people may be hesitant t…
Strange Escapes, an adventure travel company founded by TLC’s "Kindred Spirits" and SyFy’s "Ghost Hunters" Amy Bruni, invites the community to join her and supernatural experts for a retreat of ghosts and grapes Friday and Saturday, April 7 and 8, at Belvoir Winery, 1325 Odd Fellows Road, Liberty.