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  1. Huge cost would come with Kansas Medicaid expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Wichita Eagle

    Conspicuously absence from most commentary arguing that Kansas should expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act is any discussion about the program actually improving the health of recipients. Instead, we are left with terribly materialistic arguments about forgone federal money.

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  2. Univeristy of Illinois Report: Corn and Soybean Prodution Outlook in 2017-18 ReportRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | Milling Journal

    ... to the August forecast, yield prospects for the top ten states in soybean acreage increased in Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Ohio. Despite the increased production forecast, total supply for the 2017-18 marketing year ...

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  3. Old Trusty show awash in golden memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... are going to be coming in," said Groskreutz, noting that club members from Nebraska, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Kansas, Illinois, Michigan, South Dakota and Missouri are expected to attend. This Minneapolis-Moline Z, or ZTS tractor, which was built ...

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  4. Members of Polish metal band Decapitated arrested on kidnapping chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 10 | Ninme

    ... Decapitated is on a North America tour, with performances scheduled in the coming week in Texas, New Mexico, Kansas, Illinois and Canada. The band's Sunday show in El Paso has been canceled. The band performed Thursday night at the Roxy in Los ...

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  5. No golden winner in California. Lucky Powerball ticket sold in MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | The Fresno Bee

    ... 4, good for $700 million. The jackpot tops the $656 million prize won in March 2012, split between three winners in Kansas, Illinois and Maryland. It's still less than half the amount given out on Jan. 13, 2016, when three tickets matched all six ...

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  6. Powerball: Jackpot hits $700 million -- 2nd largest in U.S. historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Newsday

    ... jackpot tops the highest-ever Mega Millions jackpot - $656 million in 2012. Three winning tickets were purchased in Kansas, Illinois and Maryland. Tickets for the Powerball game cost $2 each. Live Powerball drawings are aired on select lottery draw ...

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  7. Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $700 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... inning tickets from California, Florida and Tennessee. The third largest was pulled in 2012 with winning tickets from Kansas, Illinois and Maryland.

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  8. Transmission Developers in Missouri Will Have to Get County Assents Before the PSC Can Grant ApprovalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | JD Supra

    Wednesday, August 16, the Missouri Public Service Commission denied Grain Belt Express Clean Line's application for a certificate of convenience and necessity for a 4,000 MW high-voltage direct current transmission line. The line would have brought low-cost wind energy from western Kansas to regions in the east.

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  9. Kansas ranchers step up for others in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | The Wichita Eagle

    Called the "ashes to ashes" project, ranchers still recovering from massive southwest Kansas fires in March have been sending and delivering hay to ranches recently burned in Montana and ranches needing food for cattle in drought-stricken areas in South Dakota. Called the "ashes to ashes" project, ranchers still recovering from massive southwest Kansas fires in March have been sending and delivering hay to ranches recently burned in Montana and ranches needing food for cattle in drought-stricken areas in South Dakota.

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  10. AGCO among manufacturers seeing benefits of reborn Google GlassRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... of the smart glasses. "We will have 500 to 1,000 pairs in the next 12 to 18 months" in AGCO facilities in Minnesota, Kansas, Illinois, Germany, Italy and Brazil, Gulick said. AGCO is one of 50 corporate pioneers - which also include Boeing, ...

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  11. Mega Millions, Powerball prizes both push past $350MRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | USA Today

    ... The largest Mega Millions jackpot - $656 million - was given away in March 2012, divided among three winners in Kansas, Illinois and Maryland. A record $1.586 billion Powerball jackpot was shared in January 2016 by ticket holders in California, ...

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  12. Monticello car thief leaves stolen 'loaner' for victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... of Lake County. "We do not have any further information on this, however, we remain in contact with authorities in Kansas and Indiana," said Piatt County Sheriff's Deputy Tom Apperson. ABC-7 in Chicago reported the vehicle had been dragged about a ...

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  13. Kansas Gov. To Be Nominated Ambassador For Religious FreedomRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2017 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback, seen here at a news conference last month, is being nominated by President Trump to be an ambassador for religious freedom. President Trump is nominating Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback as an ambassador at large for religious freedom.

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  14. Class lawsuit takes aim at dicamba producers, accuses Monsanto reps of condoning illegal sprayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    ... and Missouri alone, with reports of other suspected damage emerging in places, such as Tennessee, Mississippi, Kansas, Illinois and Indiana. Citing weed and crop science experts from affected states, the suit claims this year's damage was a ...

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  15. New Seacoast Press published cyberpunk novel earns high praiseRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2017 | Digital Game Developer

    ... through Ingram, Baker & Taylor. J. Webb Garrett grew up surrounded by the corn and soy fields of the tiny village of Kansas, IL. He first discovered his love of reading and fantasy through the Elfquest graphic novels by Wendi & Richard Pini and the ...

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  16. Strong Effort to Move Beyond 'Weak' BeerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | CSP

    Convenience store and grocery store owners pushed Kansas legislators on Tuesday to allow their businesses to sell full-strength beer, wine and liquor, hoping their economic arguments will overcome both opposition from liquor store operators and the state's dry heritage, reported the Associated Press. The Kansas Senate Federal & State Affairs Committee began hearings on a bill to permit grocery stores and c-stores to start selling full-strength beer and wine January 1, 2012, and to phase in liquor sales by 2015.

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  17. Running the Numbers on the Kansas ExperimentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Ah, the Kansas experiment . It doesn't seem to be going so well! Republican Governor Sam Brownback, who pushed through big tax cuts in 2012  at the urging of supply-side guru Arthur Laffer, now has an approval rating of 27 percent -- besting only New Jersey's Chris Christie.

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  18. Our Past: June 24-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | ParsonsSun.com

    ... at Parsons would have to be severely curtailed." Josh Smith, who helped the East defeat the West in the 12th annual Kansas 8-Man All-Star Football game June 14 in Beloit, was chosen to play in the first national 8-man all-star game Aug. 2 in Crete, ...

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  19. Subscriptions for Virginia's 2017-18 season now on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... free to The News-Gazette and Reel Deal movies all year long. Among the acts set to perform are rock bands ZZ Top and Kansas; comic genius Lily Tomlin; The Second City improv group; comedian Paula Poundstone; musicians Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt; and ...

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  20. Opinion LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... are acknowledging that it is true. A "leak" and a "lie" are two different things. Well, I hope that the liberals in Kansas will finally quit their whining about tax rates. Thanks to those lovely legislators in Topeka, Kansans now pay a higher tax ...

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