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  1. Marlin R. JantzRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... Plantation, Florida, just short of his 80th birthday. He was married to Karen E. Holdeman on Dec. 20, 1959, at Hesston, Kansas. She survives at the home. He began farming in the Fredonia area in 1960. He pursued farming for 42 years, retiring in ...

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  2. Medicaid expansion bill gets testimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Hillsboro Star-Journal

    ... that, if passed, would expand Medicaid eligibility. The bill passed last month in the House. Rep. Don Schroeder, R-Hesston, voted in favor of the bill. He said providing Medicaid to the state's poor would relieve rural hospitals from treating ...

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  3. John W. SnyderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    John W. Snyder, 88, died March 17, 2017, at Schowalter Villa, Hesston. He was born on March 21, 1928, to Vernon and Mamie Snyder, in Ashley, Michigan.

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  4. Marlin Zook, 68, Chambersburg, Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | The Daily Record

    Born March 15, 1949 in Youngstown, he was the son of the late David M. and Edna Weaver Zook, and the stepson of the late Emma Zook. A 1967 graduate of the North Lima High School, Marlin went on to attend Hesston College in Hesston, Kans.

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  5. Outlook discussed as tennis season nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... players. Last year, the Oilers' 41 points gave them a first place team finish at the 1-3A state tournament. Hesston finished second with 29 points. D. Ryan, a sophomore, will be moving from doubles to singles. Juniors Kade Beck and Brett Liebl, who ...

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  6. Dad: American UN worker kidnapped in Congo strived for peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... for the attack." She said the last few days had been difficult for the family. She and her husband live in Hesston, Kansas, where he is a professor at Hesston College . "He worked hard for peaceful solutions in everything he faced," she said. "We ...

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  7. .com | Dad: American UN worker kidnapped in DRC strived for peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | News24

    ... to free the abductees. John Sharp, who lives with his wife, Michele Miller Sharp, in the central Kansas community of Hesston and teaches at Hesston College, said their son is resourceful and knew the risks. "We're hopeful," John Sharp said. "The UN ...

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  8. Man with Hesston ties kidnapped in Congo while with group on UN peacekeeping missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... for displaced people in eastern Congo, in 2013. Sharp was kidnapped this week while working for the United Nations. HESSTON - A man with Hesston ties has been kidnapped in the Congo, where he has spent the past several years working for the peaceful ...

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  9. Dad: American UN worker kidnapped in Congo strived for peaceRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 15 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... to free the abductees. John Sharp, who lives with his wife, Michele Miller Sharp, in the central Kansas community of Hesston and teaches at Hesston College, said their son is resourceful and knew the risks. "We're hopeful," John Sharp said. "The ...

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  10. Dad: American UN worker kidnapped in Congo strived for peaceRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 15 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... former Corps members sharing nude photos of female Marines online and making lewd or threatening comments about them HESSTON, Kan. (AP) - An American United Nations worker who was among six people kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of Congo was ...

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  11. Man with Hesston ties kidnapped in CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    A man with Hesston ties has been kidnapped in the Congo, where he has spent the past several years working for the peaceful resolution of conflict.

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  12. a Wea re hopefula a " but parents knew Congo kidnapping was a possibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | The Wichita Eagle

    A Harvey County couple was hoping Tuesday for a positive outcome after learning their son had been kidnapped over the weekend in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Michael Sharp, the son of John Sharp and Michele Miller Sharp of Hesston, was one of six people who were kidnapped Sunday in the Central African nation, John Sharp said.

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  13. BCC steps out of conference to pick up win at HesstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | Great Bend Tribune

    The Barton baseball team scored early and often in Hesston Wednesday afternoon. The Cougars scored in six of the nine innings on the way to a 16-6 win over Hesston College in non-conference action.

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  14. Archie M. RiggsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    Archie M. Riggs, 75, passed away March 6, 2017. There will be no visitation. Memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Meridian Mennonite Church, Hesston.

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  15. One Small Town's Plan to Prevent Another Mass ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | Mother Jones

    ... room was connected to the events of February 25, 2016, when a disturbed employee at the lawnmower plant in nearby Hesston went on a rampage, killing three people and wounding 14 others. In today's era of active-shooter drills , leaders here in ...

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  16. Panda Kitchen to open March 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 5 | The Capital-Journal

    ... the state, said they want to create fast but tasty dining experience for customers. The pair is based out of Hesston, where they opened their first Panda Kitchen after leaving New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina hit. "We both grew up in the ...

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  17. Kansas town largely moving on year after mass shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 5 | The Capital-Journal

    A year since a gunman killed three people and wounded 14 others at a lawn equipment factory, residents of the plant's central Kansas town say they've not forgotten the carnage but are moving on. Many in Hesston credit the town's resilience after the Feb. 25, 2016, bloodshed at the Excel Industries plant to the non-violent tenets of the locally predominant Mennonite faith, which kept Hesston from becoming embroiled in debate over gun control that has followed other mass shootings.

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  18. One year later: Police chief calls his community supportive, strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | KCRG

    Doug Schroeder has been the police chief in Hesston, Kansas since 2001. He has loved the community ever since then.

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  19. T-Birds knock off Hesston, 12-4Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Blade-Empire

    Jumping out to a 12-0 lead in the first three innings, the Cloud County Community College baseball team knocked off Hesston College 12-4 on Sunday afternoon. Drew Scrimsher pitched all seven innings to get the win for Cloud County.

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  20. A year after the most violent crime a small town has faced, Hesston rethinks its identityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Wichita Eagle

    Hesston has become too expensive for many of the people who work in its plants to live there. One of the last places for cheap housing, a mobile home park, is being torn down.

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