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  1. Editorial: The timeless significance of Constitution HallRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... met at Constitution Hall on July 4, 1856, Col. Edwin V. Sumner arrived with four companies of troops from Fort Leavenworth and forced the representatives to disperse. President Franklin Pierce had become convinced that the Free State legislature was ...

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  2. Leavenworth woman sentenced to life for raping young girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | FOX Carolina

    A Leavenworth woman has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for at least 25 years for raping a 16-month-old girl. Leavenworth County prosecutor Toff Thompson says a crime occurred when Payne was babysitting the girl and a 5-year-old girl in January 2016.

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  3. JBLM soldier sentenced for wreck that killed reservistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Stars and Stripes

    The Joint Base Lewis-McChord soldier whose drunk-driving crash killed an Army reservist earlier this year in Lakewood was sentenced this week to seven years' confinement at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Spc. Jefferson Taylor, 22, pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and fleeing the scene of an accident, JBLM spokesman Gary Dangerfield said.

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  4. Seaman boys find groove, race past Lansing, 81-48Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | The Capital-Journal

    ... could expect for the second game of the season. But with the memory of a rough second half in the opener with Leavenworth fresh in his mind, Cox made sure his team wasn't satisfied. "That could have been a wider margin because we missed some good ...

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  5. Highland Park boys survive for first win, top Wyandotte 68-62Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | The Capital-Journal

    ... a shot at victory against Raytown (Mo.) South in the first round of the Citizens National Bank Invitational in Leavenworth. After jumping out to a 27-20 halftime lead, High went into a third-quarter funk. The Trojans were outscored 18-2 by Raytown ...

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  6. Dierks Bentley to receive CRS Artist Humanitarian AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... tapped to star in the upcoming live-action Pokemon movie, Detective Pikachu, according to The Hollywood R... (LEAVENWORTH, Kansas) -- Christmas is just a few weeks away, but for two tiny towns in Kansas, workers have been preparing for the holiday ...

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  7. $450 million Leonardo painting headed to Louvre Abu DhabiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... fans who don't want the series to end, but bad news for fans anxiously awaiting the show's eighth and ... (LEAVENWORTH, Kansas) -- Christmas is just a few weeks away, but for two tiny towns in Kansas, workers have been preparing for the holiday like ...

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  8. Country star triviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... fans who don't want the series to end, but bad news for fans anxiously awaiting the show's eighth and ... (LEAVENWORTH, Kansas) -- Christmas is just a few weeks away, but for two tiny towns in Kansas, workers have been preparing for the holiday like ...

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  9. Rider's Justin Parmeter signs to play soccer in college / Source: KAUZRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    With the high school soccer regular season quickly approaching, a Rider star put pen to paper Wednesday. Senior Justin Parmeter signed to play for the Spires of the University of Saint Mary, in Leavenworth, Kansas.

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  10. Donald A. ReinkeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Elgin Review

    ... District #83 and later received his GED. He was enlisted in the United States Army on February 24, 1945 at Fort Leavenworth, KS and served in Osaka, Japan for eight months. He was discharged on December 9, 1946 at Camp Beale, CA. Awards and Medals ...

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  11. Chelsea Manning to speak at 2018 MoogfestRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | HeraldSun.com

    ... total of 27 charges related to leaking classified intelligence documents. She was sentenced to 35 years at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Her sentence was commuted by President Barack Obama in 2017 after she'd been incarcerated for near seven years ...

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  12. Balanced offense lifts Shawnee Heights boys past Lansing, 73-62Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | The Capital-Journal

    ... GIRLS 38 - A 10-0 run put the T-Bird girls in the driver's seat. A 22-2 stretch ended their shot at leaving Leavenworth with a victory. Heights (0-2) held a 28-26 third-quarter advantage when the Lions (2-0) kick-started their 22-2 rally, a run that ...

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  13. Robert Willis SpragueRead the original story

    Monday Dec 4 | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    Robert Willis Sprague, 71, of Leavenworth, Kan, passed away Nov. 30, 2017. Robert was born Feb. 12, 1946 in Waverly, Mo to Willis Roscoe and Nora Louise Sprague.

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  14. United States of America v. Rodney McIntoshRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... counts of forcibly assaulting prison employees during his incarceration at the United States Penitentiary in Leavenworth, Kansas," in violation of 18 U.S.C. A 111(a)(1). United States v. McIntosh, 573 F. App'x 760, 761 (10th Cir. 2014). We affirmed ...

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  15. Leavenworth domestic violence organization shuts down services to restructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | The Capital-Journal

    A Leavenworth organization that advocates for victims of domestic violence has closed temporarily, the Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence said Thursday. Alliance Against Family Violence is a member of the coalition that provides services that include a 24-hour crisis line; emergency shelter; police response, court and sexual assault advocacy; transitional housing; support groups; and outreach services for Leavenworth County residents, according to its website.

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  16. Justin David Dodson Funeral services for Mr. Dodson will be Saturday, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... Juliet; brother, Tyler Messer, of Eagleville; uncle, Devin (Kelli) Dodson, of Murfreesboro; aunt, Amy Dodson, of Leavenworth, Kansas; and stepdad, Bob Messer, of Eagleville.

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  17. These Farmers Stopped Tyson From Opening a Plant in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Grub Street

    ... facility in 20 years. After much thought, the poultry giant picked Tonganoxie, a town located in Leavenworth, a major Kansas farming county, and made the locals some nice promises: The new plant would bring 1,600 jobs to the area, it would be a $150 ...

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  18. Public Comment Wanted for Leavenworth County Transit PlanRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 28 | PressReleasePoint

    There is currently no transit service in Leavenworth County. If transit service were developed over the next 20 years or more, what areas would it serve? How might Leavenworth County communities benefit from it? Kansas City Area Transportation Authority , in coordination with Leavenworth County communities and the Mid-America Regional Council , is developing the Leavenworth County Transit Plan to uncover answers to these questions and others.

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  19. Abbott Weatherly and an A-bomb in Albuquerque Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 26 | Sun Journal

    ... military man, however, so he didn't go back to New Bern yet. He was ultimately sent to an officers' school in Leavenworth, Kansas - “If you didn't go to that college and graduate, you didn't get promoted anymore” - and ...

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  20. Matt Tinsley takes over Seaman girls program loaded with experienced players, coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 25 | The Capital-Journal

    ... year. I feel like maybe we're a step ahead of where we started last year." Seaman will open its season Friday at Leavenworth, third in 5A last season. The Vikings will also play Topeka High, Lansing, Shawnee Heights, Hayden and Highland Park before ...

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