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Kansas lawmakers agree on plan to issue $1B in pension bonds

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Legislative negotiators in Kansas have agreed on a proposal to authorize $1 billion in bonds to …Read More

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Energy cooperatives team for $1.8M loan for Kansas project

HOXIE — Midwest Energy and Western Cooperative Electric this week announced the award of a $1.816 million loan from the …Read More

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Police Canines Find "Indicants" of Drugs at Kan. High School

MANHATTAN, Kan. -Manhattan High School Principal Greg Hoyt released a statement regarding a “lockout” drill that occurred on Tuesday morning. …Read More

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Spencer Museum of Art prepares for closing for renovation

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The Spencer Museum of Arts on the University of Kansas campus is planning a series of …Read More

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Ellis County fire crews respond to three fires Monday

Hays Post Hays, Kan. -Ellis County Rural Fire crews were called to three separate fires on Monday. According to Rural …Read More

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Rolling Stones North American tour includes Kansas City

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Rolling Stones are zipping across North America again. The rock band announced a 15-city stadium …Read More

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Kansas’ Rejection Of Medicaid Expansion Puts Hospitals At Risk

By JIM MCLEAN Two southeast Kansas hospitals — one in Independence, the other in Fort Scott — are among several in …Read More

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University of Kansas to create immigration studies center

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The University of Kansas has hired two sociologists to plan a center for migration and immigration …Read More

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Kanas man sentenced to prison for mail theft, bank fraud

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Wichita man must serve more than 6 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges …Read More

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Rep. Huelskamp visits Barton County hospital

GREAT BEND, Kan. -On Monday Congressman Tim Huelskamp (KS-01) visited St. Rose Health Center in Great Bend and continued the …Read More

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Kansas man hospitalized after SUV rolls in a creek bed

FULTON, Kan. – A Kansas man was injured in an accident just before 4 p.m. on Monday in Linn County. …Read More

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Murals showing history of written word installed at school library

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The history of the written word is being showcased at Topeka High School’s library through four …Read More

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Ag Department to estimate farmers’ spring planting plans

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Agriculture Department plans to release its estimate of farmers’ spring planting plans. The report expected …Read More

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Kansas officials await word on this month’s tax collections

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas officials are waiting to see whether state tax collections this month met expectations. The state …Read More

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Kansas Senate panel to consider expanding liquor licenses

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas counties would be allowed to expand liquor licenses under a bill being discussed by a …Read More

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National parks want you to ‘Find Your Park’

BRETT ZONGKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — After nearly 100 years, the National Park Service holds some of the most …Read More

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An apple a day may not keep the doctor away, study says

LINDSEY TANNER, AP Medical Writer CHICAGO (AP) — An apple a day doesn’t necessarily keep the doctor away. That’s according …Read More

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KSU Police Investigate Attempted Robbery

MANHATTAN, Kan. – The Kansas State University Police Department in a media release reported is  an act of violence that …Read More

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Report: Potential Health Effects of Changes to the Kansas Corporate Farming Law

By Tatiana Y. Lin, M.A., Sheena L. Smith, M.P.P., Barb J. LaClair, M.H.A., Cheng-Chung Huang, M.P.H.  Senate Bill 191 (and …Read More

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1 person dead after minivan hits train in Butler County

AUGUSTA, Kan. (AP) — One person is dead after a minivan struck a freight train in Butler County about one …Read More

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KHP: Suspect shoots self during traffic stop

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported in a media release that just before 7 p.m. on Sunday a trooper performed a …Read More

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Feds charge Union Pacific for sulfuric acid spill in Kansas UPDATE

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Prosecutors have filed a misdemeanor charge against Union Pacific Railroad over a 2012 spill of sulfuric …Read More

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