Voters in USD 239 North Ottawa County will go to the polls on April 7, 2015 to consider a bond issue to expand and improve district attendance centers. At their regular board meeting on December 8, the Board unanimously approved a resolution scheduling the election. The bond issue election will request the authority to issue […]
In November of this year, the Ottawa County Health Center decided it could no longer offer home health services. Effective January 1, 2015 these services will need to be provided by someone else. Debra Bloomquist, owner of Accessible Home Health, was notified of the hospital’s decision and almost immediately began the process of transitioning a […]
This year’s Christmas in the Park celebration will be on Friday, November 28 beginning at 4 p.m. when Santa arrives at the park. Children will have a chance to take their picture with Santa. Everyone is invited to take a free horse and carriage ride, enjoy Christmas caroling, and vote for their favorite lighted Christmas […]
The 17 member, 14 county Sunflower Health Network that primarily serves north central Kansas will celebrate 20 years of incorporation in November. The not-for-profit organization works to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of health care delivery within the region. The organization also provides access to group purchasing, service contracts, physician recruitment, department director education, health […]
Producers who have suffered eligible disaster-related losses on cattle that were grazing on grass the summer of 2012 in Ottawa County must secure assistance by Sept. 30, 2014. After that date, anyone seeking assistance will suffer a 7.3 percent reduction in the amount of disaster relief they can receive. Producers seeking LFP support who have […]
The Ottawa County Democrats will meet at 1 p.m. on Sept 13 at the Minneapolis Public Library. Some of the items of discussion will be getting people out to vote in the November election; encouraging advance voting, fundraising, and both short term and long term projects. All interested people are invited to attend.