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Gas nozzle in vehicle prompts deputy to seek search; 2 arrested

Two Independence residents await drug and weapons charges after a traffic stop by a sheriff’s deputy on March 5 resulted in a significant drug and weapon seizure. Sheriff Robert Dierks said a deputy who was monitoring traffic near 10th and … Continue reading

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Caney mayoral primary election to be March 3

Caney voters will go to the polls next Tuesday, March 3 for a primary election that will narrow the numberer of candidates running for city mayor. Polls open at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. All voting will take … Continue reading

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Primary election required for Caney mayoral race; all other races to be decided on April 7

A primary election will be required in Caney on Tuesday, March 3 to narrow a list of mayoral candidates. Noon Tuesday was the deadline for persons to file for city council, city commission, school board, or community college trustee positions … Continue reading

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The seed for desegregation was planted in Montgomery County

(Reprinted from the Montgomery County Chronicle • Jan. 19, 2012) BY ANDY TAYLOR chronicle@taylornews.org When the U.S. Supreme Court declared racial segregation as unconstitutional in the case Brown vs. Topeka Board of Education, the institutional barriers of racial separation began … Continue reading

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Extra time now required under new postal delivery format

The time it takes for your valentine love note to reach your spouse, a paycheck to be sent to your employee, a Christmas card to get to your cousins, a payment to arrive at your utility service, or a church … Continue reading

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Affiliation being sought between CRMC, Mercy

Plans are underway to seek an independent third party to evaluate a possible affiliation between Mercy Hospital of Independence and Coffeyville Regional Medical Center. David Steinmann, Mercy chief executive officer, said Monday that a community task force group that was … Continue reading

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Swift action tests off-duty firefighters from Johnson County

BY ANDY TAYLOR chronicle@taylornews.org THAYER — If a story could be written about being at the right place at the right time, look no further than the journey of three Johnson County firefighters, one of whom is a native of … Continue reading

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Exhaust fan manufacturer to locate to Coffeyville

BREAKING NEWS FROM COFFEYVILLE: COFFEYVILLE — In the same year in which two Coffeyville major industries announced their plans to close local plants, the Coffeyville community got some good news on Wednesday: a new industry will relocate to Coffeyville, bringing … Continue reading

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Coffeyville woman killed in collision

Friday, Nov. 21 (6:30 p.m.) COFFEYVILLE — A Coffeyville woman as killed and a 3-year-old boy was injured in a two vehicle collision on U.S. 169 highway about one-half mile north of Coffeyville on Friday morning. The Kansas Highway Patrol … Continue reading

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Montgomery County Delinquent Tax List and Notice (Townships Only)

CANEY TOWNSHIP AMIR K ADIB-YAZDI, DELORES A ADIB-YAZDI CO-T, Havana Country Club Add, Lot A-21, AT 001665, 18-34-14, $388.44 LONNY W & DIANA L ALLEN, AT 000283, 16-34-14, $337.39 LONNY W & DIANA L ALLEN, AT 000283A1, 16-34-14, $286.98 LONNY … Continue reading

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