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Free fall, injury prevention offered

LARNED — The Pawnee County Health Department is sponsoring a free Fall and Injury Prevention Program for senior citizens in June and July. The program features free in-home safety assessments and free smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. 
Contact the Pawnee County Health Department (620) 285-6963 or 1-800-211-4401 to set up a free appointment.
For information, e-mail Jacque Johnson at or Mary Beth Herrmann at

Commission to meet

LARNED — The Pawnee County Commission will meet at 10 a.m. Monday at the Pawnee County Courthouse.
10 a.m. — Dwight Young, Center for Counseling and Consultation.
10:30 a.m. — Kathy Rondeau, District Manager; Matt Meyerhoff, Soil Conservation.
1:30 p.m. — Mark Hinde, Southwest Developmental Services, Inc.,  2012 budget.

LCMHF employees to be honored

LARNED — The Larned Correctional Mental Health Facility will sponsor an all-employee awards and recognition celebration at 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, June 15.
A free employee barbecue will start at 10:45 a.m. Facility tours will be conducted prior to the 1:30 p.m. awards ceremony. Family members are welcome.
Ray Roberts, Kansas Department of Corrections secretary; Johnnie Goddard, KDOC deputy secretary; and LCMHF Warden Doug Waddington will be present.