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  1. Alice M. Douglas 1945-2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Chanute Tribune

    Alice Marie Douglas was born March 13, 1945 in Joplin, Missouri the daughter of Hoyt Henry and Helen Henry. She attended and graduated from Independence Bible School in Independence, Kansas.

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  2. Cessna's Golden OldieRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Air & Space

    ... in 1960, stopped production entirely in 1986 due to the high cost of liability, and resumed production in Independence, Kansas, 10 years later, after the General Aviation Revitalization Act became law. The last week of July, Joe Nelsen will fly his ...

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  3. Carroll, Thomas "Tommy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Newark Advocate

    ... and step- father, Timothy Lawson of Alexandria; father, Tom Carroll of Caney, KS; grandmother, Laura Carte of Independence, KS; sister, Crissy Carroll of Caney, KS; girlfriend, Jessica Hammond and daughter, Lexi; step brother, Brett Lawson of ...

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  4. Brandon West named recipient of 2018 GLBTRT Award for Political ActivismRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2018 | American Library Association

    ... in Southeast Kansas. I would like to thank the GLBT Round Table for selecting me for this award, and the Independence Public Library and Independence, Kansas business community who have recognized the need for LGBTQ equality." In announcing the ... 75 comments

  5. Textron Aviation Has Apparently Ended Cessna TTx ProductionRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2018 | Aero-News Network

    ... structure inside the wing and is a principal load-bearing component. The pilot made an emergency landing at the Independence, KS airport." The agency proposed a $2.4 million fine against Cessna following the incident. "Subsequently, the FAA issued ...

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  6. CASC home softball games today, Thursday rained out [UPDATED]Read the original story

    Feb 20, 2018 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    ... has been rescheduled for 1 p.m. March 26 at the CASC Softball Field. Also, Thursday's home doubleheader against Independence, Kan., has been rained out, but no make-up date has been rescheduled.

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  7. Textron Aviation Ends Cessna TTx ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Flying

    ... near Bend, where the composite airplanes were produced before Cessna moved production to Chihuahua, Mexico, and Independence, Kansas, in 2009. This proved to be a blow for the TTx as the composite parts from Mexico were initially defective. Rumors ...

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  8. CASC baseball rained out Saturday vs. Independence. Kan.Read the original story

    Feb 19, 2018 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    The Carl Albert State College baseball team's road doubleheader against Independence, Kan., in Fort Gibson was rained out Saturday afternoon. No make-up date has been set yet, according to CASC coach Tyler Guthrie.

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  9. National Signing Day 2018 Wrap-Up: Arkansas RazorbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | Team Speed Kills

    ... Rakeem Boyd. Boyd is no stranger to the SEC, as he originally enrolled at Texas A&M. He then spent a year at Independence Community College in Independence, Kansas before committing to Arkansas back in January. He made the move to Fayetteville ...

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  10. Sunshine Week 2018: A good time to report on everyday people fighting government secrecyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | ASNE

    Citizens like Alan Cowles of Lawrence, Kansas, and Debbie Miller of Independence, Kansas, whose advocacy has made government more accountable. Cowles, a physician, was trying to track a local issue when he became frustrated by vague justifications a public board used to meet in executive session, out of the public eye.

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  11. Lee's Summit Police, Fire And Public Safety Workers Pay At The BottomRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | Lee's Summit Tribune

    ... Lee's Summit Police (LSPD) starting pay was at the bottom compared to municipalities such as Blue Springs, Independence, Kansas City, KS; Kansas City, MO and Lawrence, KS. LSPD sergeants starting salaries were $11,240 or 16.35% below average. For ...

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  12. Former Kansas trooper admits using excessive forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... after admitting that he used excessive force on a man he arrested. Federal prosecutors say James Carson, of Independence, Kansas, pleaded guilty Friday to violating the man's civil rights during an arrest in June 2013. According to court documents ...

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  13. Furnas, Uel WilliamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Uel was born on September 8, 1929 to Uel Padget Furnas and Ruby Florence Furnas in Independence, Kansas. He passed away on January 20, 2018 at the age of 88. Uel proudly served in the Army during the Korean War .

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  14. Water Line Rupture Sends Water into Montgomery County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Upwards of tens of thousands of dollars in damage was done late Friday night when a water line ruptured inside the Montgomery County Courthouse in Independence, Kansas. Reports say a water line on the fourth floor burst overnight, sending tens of thousands of gallons of water pouring into the courthouse offices, the public works department, and other offices in the building.

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  15. Health: St. Francis scare highlights vulnerabilities in TopekaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2018 | The Capital-Journal

    ... here for one reason and that's to take care of the needs of this community." Rep. Jim Kelly, a Republican from Independence, Kan., knows what happens in a community that loses a hospital. Mercy Hospital in Independence closed in 2015, shutting doors ...

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  16. Man Pleads Guilty In Death Of SE Kansas Woman, 3 ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... were strangled. Testimony indicated Bennett repeatedly tried to contact Umbarger after they met at a club in Independence, Kansas. Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, ...

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  17. Betty Jo (Vaughn) Ramsey 1928-2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Chanute Tribune

    Betty Jo Ramsey, 89, Chanute, KS, passed away while surrounded by her family on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Diversicare in Chanute. Betty Jo was born on February 15, 1928 in Independence, KS the daughter of Earnest and Lola Vaughn.

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  18. Reconciling a Little Housea with historya s harsher realitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Legions of fans make pilgrimages to the real-life sites Wilder described: Pepin, Wis.; Walnut Grove, Minn.; Independence, Kan. (The boyhood home of Almonzo Wilder, Laura's husband, is at 177 Stacy Road in Burke, Franklin County.) The town of DeSmet, ...

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  19. The beloved Little House on the Prairie books meet the harsher realities of US historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... of fans make pilgrimages to the real-life sites Wilder described: Pepin, Wisconsin; Walnut Grove, Minnesota; Independence, Kansas. The town of DeSmet, South Dakota, where Wilder met and married her husband, Almanzo Wilder, hosts a popular Laura ...

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  20. Tattoos may be key to identity of woman found in Kansas lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Fox 23

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. INDEPENDENCE, Kan. (AP) - Authorities are investigating the death of a woman found floating in a southeast Kansas lake as a homicide. The ...

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