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Morton County Court House will be Closed Monday, May 25, 2015 in observance of Memorial Day

Jury Duty Information

Jury selection for June 8, 2015 will begin at 8:30 a.m. Please be sure to return your questionnaire within 5 days of receiving it.  On June 8th, please report to the Clerk of the Court office to sign in.  This trial is expected to last 3 days.

Morton County Implements CodeRED Emergency Notification Service

CodeRED Emergency Notification ServiceWhat is CodeRED and why is it important to me?  CodeRED is an emergency notification service that allows emergency officials to notify residents and businesses by telephone, cell phone, text message, email and social media regarding time-sensitive general and emergency notifications.  Only authorized officials have access to the CodeRED system.  Read or listen to the alert message, view a map of the affected area.  Just Click on the CodeRED icon.
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Morton County Road Department Switches to Summer Hours

The Morton County Road Department has switched to Summer hours.  They will be working 10 hour days, Monday through Thursday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Summer hours run from April 6th to October 1st.

Morton County Law Enforcement Center Looking for Part-Time

The Morton County LEC is searching for qualified candidates for the position of Dispatcher.  Must be able to work day shifts, night shifts, weekends and holidays.  There will be one part-time position and one full-time position.  Qualified candidates must be at least 18 years of age, possess a valid driver's license, and have no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions.  Please contact the Morton County LEC at 1026 Richards St., Elkhart, KS, for further information and an application. E.O.E.
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Morton County Road Department Accepting Applications

The Morton County Road Department is accepting applications for a General Laborer.  Duties may include manual labor and the safe operation of trucks or heavy equipment.  CDL required.  Full job requirements and applications may be obtained at the Morton County Road Dept. Shop, 580 Co.Rd. 16 (South of Wilburton), Elkhart, KS 67950 E.O.E.
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Morton County Health System Accepting Applications

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It's That Time of Year Again & Flu Season is Just Around The Corner

Where can I get a flu vaccine?

Flu shots will be available at the Morton County Health Department as a walk in.  Flu shots will be $30.  You can do private pay, or Medicare or we can bill insurance companies that are in network* with the health department.  *If you have any questions, you may call the Morton County Health Department at (620) 697-2612.  And at the Morton County Medical Clinic by appointment.

If you have any additional questions about the Flu or would like to visit further about some of the myths attached to the Flu vaccine, please call the nurses at the Morton County Health Department or visit with your physician at the Morton County Medical Clinic.

Morton County Health Department, the physicians of the Morton County Medical Clinic and the Morton County Emergency Medical Services would like to decrease the number of flu cases in the county; please help us by getting your flu shot. Together, our combined efforts are making a positive difference in Morton County!

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