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Mervis Railcar coming to Hutchinson

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HUTCHINSON, Kan. — A new company is coming to the enterprise Industrial Park in Hutchinson. Mervis Railcar, a division of Mervis …Read More

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Two suspected drug dealers waived their preliminary hearing HUTCHINSON, Kan. — A 31-year-old Hutchinson man and 37-year-old Hutchinson woman who …Read More

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‘Cold weather rule’ takes effect Nov. 1

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HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The annual “Cold Weather Rule” takes effect Nov. 1 and remains in effect through March 31. The …Read More

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It will be very nice the rest of the work-week, though it will be turning colder Friday night. With lows …Read More

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Few tickets left for next Pub Crawl

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HUTCHINSON, Kan. — If you’ll pardon the pun, this is the “last call” for the next Pub Crawl. The Downtown Hutchinson group …Read More

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South Hutchinson offering deal on fines

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SOUTH HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The South Hutchinson Municipal Court is giving those who may owe fines or other court fees a …Read More

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Chamber set to make major business announcement

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HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The Hutchinson/ Reno County Chamber of Commerce and the Kansas Department of Transportation are set to make …Read More

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Hutchinson School Board updated on budget process

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HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The School Board in USD 308 Monday received an update on the process for long-term budgeting in …Read More

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Suspect in rash of local burglaries bound over with added charges HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The man suspected of committing 19 …Read More

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South Hutch man hospitalized after 2-vehicle collision

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SOUTH HUTCHINSON, Kan. — A South Hutchinson man was injured in an accident just after 3 p.m. on Tuesday in Reno …Read More

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US turns up heat on Takata over vehicle air bag problem

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DETROIT (AP) — U.S. safety regulators are now playing hardball with Takata Corp. as they investigate a possibly deadly defect …Read More

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Average US 30-year mortgage rate changes course

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates arrested their five-week decline this week but the benchmark 30-year loan remained …Read More

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Kansas governor uses EPA rule to tie foe to Obama

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A protest by Kansas regulators against federal efforts to limit carbon emissions is giving Republican Gov. …Read More

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Fire Chief: 4 dead in plane crash at Wichita airport UPDATE

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ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press   WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say at least four people are dead after a small …Read More

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Police seek suspect in former KSU star’s death

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CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police are searching for a man accused of killing a former Kansas State University football player …Read More

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Kansas man indicted for distributing child porn

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United States Attorney KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A Lawrence, Kan., man was indicted Wednesday on a federal charge of distributing …Read More

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Kansas State football coach endorses Sen. Roberts (VIDEO)

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Beloved Kansas State University football coach Bill Snyder has endorsed Sen. Pat Roberts for re-election and …Read More

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KU professor solving puzzling mental health issues

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By Alex Smith, KCUR KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Making the rounds at a public housing complex in Kansas City, Kan., …Read More

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Washburn pledges to stop sexual violence on campus

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Washburn University faculty, staff and students are pledging to help stop sexual violence on campus. The …Read More

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Second developer interested in casino in SE Kansas

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PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) — Odds are better for a casino in southeast Kansas after a second developer expressed interest in …Read More

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Willis “Willie” G. Hurst Feb. 25, 1937 – Oct. 28, 2014 Cessna Age: 77

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For-profit colleges face ‘gainful employment’ rule

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KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — For-profit colleges that don’t produce graduates capable of paying off their student …Read More

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Royals host 2014 season celebration today

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Kansas City Royals KANSAS CITY-  The Kansas City Royals have announced they will host a 2014 Royals Season Celebration tat …Read More

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Police: 2 men arrested after Kansas bank robbery

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Authorities in Overland Park have arrested two men who they say robbed a Bank of …Read More

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Securities commissioner cautions Kansans to prepare for Ebola-related scams

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Kansas Securities Commissioner TOPEKA, KAN. – Following the outbreak of Ebola in western Africa and its appearance in North America, …Read More

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4 Kansas education commissioner candidates named

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas State Board of Education has identified four candidates for state education commissioner. The Kansas …Read More

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Royals come up short in Game 7 as Giants win World Series

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants succeeded where no team had in 3½ decades, …Read More

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Two dead, two hospitalized after Kansas crash

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SEVERY, Kan. – Two people were killed and two injured in an accident just after 7 a.m. on Wednesday in …Read More

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Kansas man injured after van rolls during chase

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OTTAWA- A Kansas man was injured in an accident during a law enforcement chase just after 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday …Read More

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Google working on pill to search for illnesses

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BRANDON BAILEY, AP Technology Writer LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Google’s latest “moon shot” project: A pill that would test …Read More

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Orman seeks votes in Roberts’ rural Kansas base

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NEWTON, Kan. (AP) — Independent challenger Greg Orman is attempting to make inroads into rural Kansas while asserting that Republican …Read More

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