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While Kate Miller might be knee deep in paints and clay at the Hiawatha Elementary School art room this week, a few weeks ago she was knee deep in mud — searching for diamonds.

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The NEK Multi-County Hospice is sponsoring “A Walk to Remember” on the north side of the Hiawatha City Lake from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 23.

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The Hiawatha City Commission met on Monday evening, with all commissioners present, and the group heard from City Administrator Mike Nichols, who said he had met recently with a resident over concerns about the destruction of residential alleys by commercial vehicles.

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The City of Hiawatha is planning on starting Chip and Seal on the streets starting around Aug. 12 and continuing until around Aug. 21, weather permitting. This year Hatfield, Green Court, Wentley, Navajo, Cheyenne and Cherokee Streets will be completed.

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Navigating Hiawatha’s street systems has not been the easiest of tasks, lately, but Hiawatha City Administrator Mike Nichols says progress on the array of construction projects around town is picking up steam.

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Data on approved housing units and their valuations by state is from the U.S. Census Bureau Building Permits Survey. The analysis considers data from January to December 2018. State population, median income, and employment were obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau 2017 and 2012 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates.

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Jan. 14 to Jan. 20, 2019

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Horton Police Chief Beau Hasenohr officially announced his resignation from the top post with the city's police department during the city commission meeting Monday. He has been chief for more than 18 months, and has been in law enforcement for 14 years.

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Officials at Hiawatha City hall announced Tuesday the city will be hiring an interim city administrator while they conduct a nationwide search to replace the exiting administrator, Lynne Ladner. 

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The Brown County Commissioners met in regular session with following members present: Chairman Keith Olsen, Dwight A. Kruse and Richard L. Lehmkuhl. Also present were County Clerk Melissa Gormley and Deputy County Clerk Dawn Boyles. County Attorney Kevin Hill was present for a portion of the…

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On Monday, the Brown County Commission approved for publication a proposed $11.3 million budget for 2020 that calls for a tax levy decrease of nearly a half mill.

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Citizens are warned that during the period, Aug. 15 through Labor Day, Sept. 2, the Hiawatha Police Department will join almost 190 other local and state police agencies across Kansas in a crackdown aimed at removing drunk and other drugged drivers from the roadways. You Drink. You Drive. Yo…

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August 5th, 2019 to August 11th, 2019 ARREST/CRIMINAL CHARGES/NOTICE to APPEAR : 8/05/2019 — Leonard Stanley Bindel -59 yoa — Hiawatha — City of Horton Warrant — (Original charges were Driving While Suspended and Illegal Tag)