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  1. Kansas' 3rd largest school district transformed in Tuesday election after controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Capital-Journal

    The board for the state's third largest school district has been transformed in an election that followed the departure of its leader who was one of the only superintendents in the state to back Gov. Sam Brownback's push to repeal the state's school funding formula. Shawnee Mission voters overwhelmingly voted out the race's only incumbent Tuesday and elected three first-time candidates.

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  2. Kansas' third largest school district transformed in Tuesday election after controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Capital-Journal

    The board for the state's third largest school district has been transformed in an election that followed the departure of the controversial superintendent. The Kansas City Star reports that Shawnee Mission voters overwhelmingly voted out the race's only incumbent Tuesday and elected three first-time candidates.

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  3. Mary Leona ProbstRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2017 | Richmond Daily News

    Mary was born June 7, 1943, in Speedwell Township in St. Clair County, to Raymond Alphonzo and Anna Dorthy Van Oster. Survivors include: one brother, Raymond E. VanOster, of Orrick; four grandchildren, Joshua Volland-Burns , of Mission, Kan., Cory Volland , of Ridgely, Dakota Heitman, of Gladstone and Nicole Campbell , of Gladstone; three great-grandchildren: Kaycee Volland, Bentley Volland and Elisa Campbell; two nieces, Rosa Shirley , of Camden and Tamri Bayer of Lawson; and one son-in-law, Michael Heitman.

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  4. Fast Five: Downing explains his nickname, talks Halloween and facing his father on the gridironRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Rome News

    ... redshirt freshman running back Dawson Downing's name before Missouri's 52-12 win over Connecticut, the walk-on from Mission, Kansas, made one heck of a first impression on a 29-yard run late in the fourth quarter. The Missourian caught up with ...

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  5. Pests Might be Hiding on Your Christmas TreeRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    MISSION, Kan., Nov. 01, 2017 -- There could be more than just presents hiding beneath your Christmas tree this year. After all, "'tis the season for wintertime pest infestations."

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  6. Ronald K. "Red" PearsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | Times-Union

    He was a lifetime Leesburg/North Webster area resident, graduated in 1956 from North Webster High School and attended Ivy Tech in Warsaw. He was married on July 29, 1960, in Mission, Kan., to Ione M. "Liz" Baston, who survives.

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  7. Hallelujah! Sister Act Comes to the Barn Players This NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Guy Gardner has this to say about the show, "I am honored to be able to direct the final show in The Barn Players Mission, KS space. This building has been such an amazing hub for the creativity of hundreds of local theatrical artists. SISTER ACT ...

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  8. Cheryl Renea HeitmanRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2017 | Richmond Daily News

    ... Additional survivors include: her mother, Mary Propst, of Gladstone; three sons, Joshua Volland-Burns (Devin), of Mission, Kan., Cory Volland (Kerstin), of Ridgely, and Dakota Heitman, of Gladstone; one daughter, Nicole Campbell (Jonathan), of ...

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  9. USDA Under Sec'y McKinney To Lead Trade Mission To IndiaRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    USDA UNDER SEC'Y MCKINNEY TO LEAD TRADE MISSION TO INDIA Oct. 30, 2017 Source: USDA news release U.S. Department of Agriculture Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Ted McKinney will lead an agribusiness trade mission to India Oct. 30-Nov. 3. Making his first international trip as Under Secretary, McKinney will head a delegation of approximately 50 business, trade association and state government leaders who are seeking to grow U.S. agricultural exports to the world's second-most-populous country. "U.S. agricultural exports to India have grown nearly 250 percent over the past decade, but the country's barriers impede exports of many of our products," McKinney said.

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  10. 2017 voters guide: Michelle De La Isla bioRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | The Capital-Journal

    ... and the board of directors of the Joint Economic Development Organization. She also volunteers at the Topeka Rescue Mission, serves on the board of MANA National and helps arrange an annual girls empowerment conference attended by more than 170 ...

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  11. Topeka Rescue Mission Ministries seeks additional funds for expanded programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | The Capital-Journal

    Topeka Rescue Mission Ministries executive director Barry Feaker points to "neighborhood health map" during a news conference Tuesday morning at the organization's distribution center, 401 N.W. Norris. When Barry Feaker began working as executive director of the Topeka Rescue Mission on April 21, 1986, the homeless shelter was in a crumbling two-story red brick building a stone's throw from the north bank of the Kansas River, where about a dozen men would find a meal, a bed and a chapel, but not a lot else.

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  12. Onsite health center opens in Kansas districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | District Administration

    Marathon Health, LLC, a provider of onsite health centers that enable employers to optimize the health of their workforce and business, announced a partnership with Shawnee Mission School District to provide primary and preventive care services to more than 3,500 eligible employees, spouses and dependents. The PriorityOne Health Center, located at the new Center for Academic Achievement, began seeing patients on August 16. Within the first 15 days, the health center recorded 149 provider visits, 49 of which were for health coaching.

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  13. Shout Hallelujah! Sister Act Comes to The Barn Players This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 16th, both at 7:30 p.m. Industry Night will be Monday, November 13th, at 7:30pm. The Barn Players, 6219 Martway, Mission, KS 66202. TICKETS: Adult tickets are $18; Senior (Age 65+) tickets are $15.00; Group tickets of 10 or more are $12 each; ...

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  14. Buffalo International Fund (BUFIX) Celebrates 10 Year Milestone, Receives Updated Morningstar RankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... offering a variety of domestic equity, international equity, and income-generating investment strategies. Located in Mission, Kansas (a suburb of Kansas City), employee-owned Kornitzer Capital Management, Inc. (KCM) has been the exclusive investment ...

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  15. Family-Focused FoodsRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    MISSION, Kan., Oct. 10, 2017 -- Gathering the family around the table with delicious, traditional meals is the ultimate combination for many home chefs like Catherine Lowe, winner of the 17th season of ABC's "The Bachelor." Lowe, who partnered as a celebrity spokesperson with Bertolli to create this Roasted Garlic Marinara Braised Chicken with Linguine recipe, enjoys adding authenticity to the table with recipes that provide homemade taste and layers of flavor.

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  16. Cole, Shondi MicheleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Lakeland Ledger

    Shondi Michele Cole passed from this life on October 6, 2017, after a long and very brave battle with cancer which she faced with the same tenacious and indefatigable spirit in which she lived all of her life. Shondi was born August 24, 1966 in Shawnee Mission, Kansas and was raised in Ottawa, Kansas, but moved to Florida after college, eventually going back to Kansas for law school.

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  17. Badgers football: Quarterback Graham Mertz commits for 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Progress

    ... to join the Badgers on Sunday night. Mertz, a 6-foot-4, 205-pound signal caller from Blue Valley North High in Mission, Kan., is unranked by all major recruiting sites. He took an unofficial visit to Madison the weekend of Sept. 30 and also had ...

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  18. Badgers football: Wisconsin picks up commitment from 2019 quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... to join the Badgers on Sunday night. Mertz, a 6-foot-4, 205-pound signal caller from Blue Valley North High in Mission, Kan., is unranked by all major recruiting sites. He took an unofficial visit to Madison the weekend of Sept. 30 and also had ...

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  19. "Gum is a chew toy for humans"Read the original story

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Big Apple

    ... More Than Little Professors: Children with Asperger Syndrome: in Their Own Words Edited by Lisa Barrett Mann Shawnee Mission, KS: Autism Asperger Pub. Co. 2008 Pg. 33: Gum By Lars, age 5 Gum is like a chew toy for people. Twitter Juice Sepha ...

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  20. Kansas Department of Commerce recognizes leaders in businesses owned by women, minoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Capital-Journal

    ... recognized as Minority Business Advocate of the Year. Debra Kunz, with the Center for Deliberate Growth, located in Mission, was named Women Business Advocate of the Year. Textron Aviation in Wichita was honored as Corporation of the Year, which ...

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