Submitted by Fairbury1 on Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:44pm
Candidates for the one contested seat on the University of Nebraska Board of Regents had spent well over a half-million dollars by 10 days before the Nov. 4election, and both reported significant personal loans to their campaigns.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Wed, 10/29/2014 - 3:58pm
Environmental Protection Agency personnel conducted inspections in northeastern Kansas in December, 2013. As a result of one of the inspections, the owner of a beef feedlot, Winifred Feed Lot, LLC, has agreed to pay a $16,150 civil penalty to settle alleged violations of the Clean Water Act (CWA), according to a proposed consent agreement.
The EPA inspection documented pollutant discharges from production areas of the 2,200-head facility to Perkins Creek, a perennial stream that has been listed by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) as impaired because of high levels of phosphorus and total suspended solids.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Wed, 10/29/2014 - 3:04pm
Free Food Available For Seniors-The Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) distribution clinic will be held in Fairbury at 512 3rd Street on Tuesday, November 4, 2014. An appointment is suggested. Call Blue Valley Community Action at 402-729-2278.