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Reno County Museum

Reno County Museum needs your help to showcase Reno County towns. Artifacts and photos old and new are needed to show the rich and varied history. From about 2011 to 2012, the Reno County Museum traveled to 14 cities in Reno County – from Abbyville to Yoder. We set up an exhibit in each community that remained there for about six months. The purpose was to allow our outlying Reno County towns to see artifac ...

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National Farm Safety and Health Week September 18-24

FS&HW 2011 Logo.jpg (276 KB)Did you know agriculture is the nation’s most dangerous industry? Almost 700 kids died on farms in the United States between 1995 and 2000. In 2006 alone, over 3,500 children were injured on the farm. The farm is a great place to raise kids, but it can also be a dangerous one. Safety counts: Your community depends on it. And so does the next generation. September 18-24 is Nationa ...

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Wandering again

So many places, so little time. In the life of a man, some are content to be in their own little existence. Some are driven to explore. When I retired from the service, I swore I would live anywhere except Kansas. Having traveled around our great state a lot as a child, I thought I had seen it all anyway. Oh the foolishness of youth! So, here I am, running independent contracts for companies large and small ...

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Easy Steps to Recover Lost Erased Files and Folders

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Kan-Okla-Highwaysale

Sept 9 & 10 2011 will be the fourth annual highway sale in NE. OK. and SE. KS.. There will be over 100 miles of garage sales and flea markets along the route on Hwy 75, Independence,Ks./ Bartlesville,Ok. E Hwy 60 to Nowata,Ok., N Hwy 169 to Coffeyville,Ks.W Hwy 166 to Caney,Ks. or Dearing,Ks. then N on Tenth Street RD. to Indepencence, Ks.COME HAVE SOME FUN ...

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Farm safety at the Harper County Fair

The Kansas Farm Safety 4 Just Kids outreach coordinator sponsored by ADM, Erin Nash, will be discussing grain, ATV, and livestock safety August 11-13 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Blue Barn on the fairgrounds. Nash will offer hands on demonstrations, including a miniature gravity flow grain wagon that shows youth the suffocation dangers of flowing grain. (Contact Erin Nash directly with any questions: 316-65 ...

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Large Midwest Caterpillar Dealer Teams up with Auction Firm in Preparation for Fall Harvest

Manhattan, Kan. (July 5, 2011) — Dean AG Services sees an opportunity to sell more farm equipment before fall harvest, and the dealership is taking action. With strong commodity prices and good corn and soybean crops emerging in many parts of the farm belt, the seven-store Caterpillar and AGCO dealer is teaming up with Purple Wave Auction to sell millions of dollars of late model farm equipment via no-reser ...

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Wave Back

Meanderings.doc (24 KB) By Tracy Pribbenow One of my fondest childhood memories growing up on the farm was a local farmhand named Willie. Willie lived alone and worked for a farm that neighbored ours, which caused him to have to drive past our house many times a day – sometimes in his truck, often on a tractor. As small children, my older sister and I looked forward to his slow drive by, because he always w ...

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The Air National Guard “Rise to the Challenge” Tour will be featured at the Pretty Prairie Rodeo

The Air National Guard “Rise to the Challenge” Tour will be featured at the Pretty Prairie Rodeo July 20-23 6p.m. – 10 p.m all days. The free, traveling interactive campaign is a technologically driven experience that provides the public an opportunity to participate in simulated missions designed to demonstrate the real-life roles of Air Guard men and women. The “Rise to the Challenge” Tour also uses games ...

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