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 The Barton County Treasurer’s Office was forced to issue a third June property tax disbursement totally $1.1 million after a tray of mail…
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A man was arrested in Russell Friday night for possession of drugs following a traffic…
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Wilson Communications is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons who stole satellite antenna electronic…
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Russell County Economic Development and Convention and Visitors Bureau is starting a container garden project and challenges businesses in Russell County to…
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Buses and bus stops were vandalized in recent weeks. TPD says there's no suspect information at this point and are unsure if cases are related. The post Topeka Metro bus windows shot out by pellet gun, bus stops vandalized appeared first on WIBW News…
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The petitioners had sought to force the Wisconsin state legislature to create a new plan by this fall. The post Supreme Court case on political gerrymandering will hinge on simple idea, says KU professor appeared first on WIBW News…
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A government report shows the Kansas winter wheat harvest is mostly on track compared to this time a year ago. The National Agricultural Statistics Service estimated on Monday that 22 percent of the wheat in the state has been cut. That is the same progress at this point a year ago and near the 25 percent average - despite widespread rains this past week that slowed the harvest. Harvest activity has begun across much of the state. The exceptions are in the northwest and west-central…
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The need for nurses continues to grow, and the shortage is especially dire in rural communities. To address that need, Kansas Wesleyan University and Salina Area Technical College are launching new programs to expand nursing education in the Salina area. Salina Tech is planning to start a one-year Practical Nursing program in the fall of 2018, followed by a two-year Associate Degree in Nursing program in the fall of 2019. Both programs will require approval from the Kansas State Board…
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Shareholders who worked to save and restore a 138-year-old church just south of Lawrence have put the property on the market. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that Stephens Real Estate held an open house Saturday for the Vinland Presbyterian Church, which is listed at $249,000. The 17 shareholders of Vinland Preservation LLC bought the property in 2001 with the goal of saving the neglected church. The group managed to secure the church's place on the National Register of Historic…
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A driver has struck and killed a California man as he biked across Kansas during a cross-country race. The Kansas Highway Patrol says 61-year-old Eric Fishbein, of San Luis Obispo, California, was killed Saturday night. The patrol says in a crash report that a car hit the bicyclist from behind on Kansas 96, about eight miles east of Leoti. The small town is near the state's western border with Colorado. Fishbein was competing in the 4,300-mile Trans Am Bike Race, which began June…
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Bret Blevins was sentenced Monday to 60 plus years in prison for a traffic crash that killed two Starkey clients in May…
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Otto Warmbier, US student freed from North Korea, has died, family says in a statement released by Ohio…
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Dispatchers received multiple calls in reference to a post allegedly made by the suspect on social…
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Jim Barnett today announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination for governor in the 2018…
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Applications are now available for those who want to sell or grow medical marijuana in Arkansas under a new constitutional amendment legalizing the drug for some…
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The Wichita school board plans to pay Alicia Thompson an additional $8,506 to serve as superintendent this month as John Allison ends his term with a three-week vacation. Board members … Click to Continue…
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A Topeka man has pleaded guilty to robbing a Casey's General Store in east…
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Victoria, Kansas – LeRoy J. Sander, age 81, died Monday, June 19, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Society of Hays. He was born January 29, 1936, at Emmeram, Kansas to Josephine Sander. He spent his lifetime in Victoria and was a member of The Basilica of St. Fidelis. He worked on the Sander farm north…
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Two Wichita men were arrested and jailed early Sunday after allegedly robbing a convenience store at gunpoint, according to police. Officer Charley Davidson of the Wichita Police Department said Denzel … Click to Continue…
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A judge on Monday ordered the man convicted of killing two mentally disabled men in an alcohol- and drug-fueled crash last year to serve more than 60 years in prison. … Click to Continue…
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