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  1. Ewy hitting streets, despite running unopposedRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Hays Daily News

    Finding an answer. That's what Rep. John Ewy, R-Jetmore, says is one of the most important parts of his job in representing the 117th District in the Kansas House of Representatives.

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  2. Former Claims Adjuster Must Repay Farm Bureau $20K in Kansas Fraud CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Insurance Journal West

    A former insurance adjuster was sentenced to probation and ordered to pay $20,000 in restitution for insurance fraud involving wrecked vehicles, according to an announcement by the Kansas Insurance Department. The Ford County District Court sentenced Eric Alan Hansen to repay the money to Farm Bureau Insurance because vehicles he reported as totaled and retained by the owners were actually sold by Hansen to a local body shop.

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  3. Second immigration wave lifts diversity to record highRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... Small metro areas such as Lumberton, N.C., and Yakima, Wash., and even remote towns and counties - such as Finney County, Kan., or Buena Vista County, Iowa - have seen a stunning surge in immigrants, making those places far more diverse. The USA is ...

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  4. Second immigration wave lifts diversity to record highRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | WHAS11

    ... Small metro areas such as Lumberton, N.C., and Yakima, Wash., and even remote towns and counties - such as Finney County, Kan., or Buena Vista County, Iowa - have seen a stunning surge in immigrants, making those places far more diverse. The USA is ...

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  5. Rooster Roundup ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Dodge City

    ... this year's hunting season, 150 Banded Pheasants will be released in Ford County, near Dodge City, Kansas, in Finney County, near Garden City Kansas, and in Hodgeman County, near Jetmore Kansas. If you are lucky enough to bag one of the Banded ...

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  6. Man gets 10 years in prison in child sex caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... and one count of indecent liberties with a child last October. Court records show Navarro was on parole in two Finney County cases when he committed his most recent crimes. Those cases, from 1991, include convictions for attempted first-degree ...

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  7. Collecting federal help while living in the Broadmoor areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... were mostly for wheat. But that's peanuts compared to the $280 million collected from 1995 to 2012 in the Finney County, Kansas , area - my old stomping grounds from many a year ago - by 2,793 different recipients . Interesting that this staunchly ...

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  8. No Charges In SW Kansas Nude Photo CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    A southwest Kansas county attorney says high school students who texted nude photographs of an underage girl will not be heading to court. Finney County Attorney Susan Richmeier tells KWCH-TV she will recommend the students enter a deferral program instead of charging the teenagers.

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  9. No charges in southwest Kansas nude photos caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    A southwest Kansas county attorney says high school students who texted nude photographs of an underage girl will not be heading to court. Finney County Attorney Susan Richmeier tells KWCH-TV she will recommend the students enter a deferral program instead of charging the teenagers.

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  10. No charges in Garden City sexting caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    A southwest Kansas county attorney says high school students who texted nude photographs of an underage girl will not be heading to court. Finney County Attorney Susan Richmeier tells KWCH-TV she will recommend the students enter a deferral program instead of charging the teenagers.

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  11. Piece of KAKE-1960Read the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | KAKE

    ... home. "There's some indication that they planned that there wouldn't be any witnesses in the first place," Finney County Attorney Duane West told KAKE's Greg Gamer. It turns out the Clutter home did not have a safe. Hickock and Smith left the home ...

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  12. Tyson Foods loses bid to overturn employee suitRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | The City Wire

    ... discretion in setting the amount of attorneys' fees. The class action suit originated in 2006 at Tyson Foods' Finney County, Kan., beef packing plant. Lower courts ruled in favor of some 800 workers in the class action suit. Tyson appealed the ...

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  13. Tyson Foods Owes $4M for Unpaid Equipment TimeRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    Tyson Foods cannot wriggle out of a $4 million verdict and attorneys' fee award for underpaying employees for time spent donning and doffing protective clothes before and after their shifts, the 10th Circuit ruled.

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  14. 201408181443MCT_____REG_NEWS13693021_0Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | Hays Daily News

    ... is more than happy to sell his furniture out of his home, also has his pieces at Ward's Garden Center and the Finney County Historical Museum in Garden City and the Pieces of my Heart Gift Shop in Cuchara, Colorado.

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  15. Kansas man arrested after machete attack, police chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | KAKE

    ... hurt was taken by ambulance to an area hospital and has since been treated and released. A short time later, Finney County sheriff's deputies spotted the suspect driving erratically on Sagebrush Road. The suspect refused to pull over, and a chase ...

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  16. Debate Rages Over APH ForgivenessRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Progressive Farmer

    ... and drought at pollination meant near-zero corn yields in some southern Illinois counties. Compare that to Finney County, Kan., a bellwether of the Great Plains. The county's nonirrigated wheat has experienced below average yields the last four ...

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  17. What's UpRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2014 | The Garden City Telegram

    ... 1224 Center St. Tickets at the box office are $15. The theater also will serve as a drop-off point for the Finney County Humane Society, with donations of a can of pet food encouraged. Free concert: Bluegrass music featuring "Run Boy Run," 7:30 to ...

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  18. Southwest CommunityRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | The Garden City Telegram

    Donna Preston won high in the three tables of senior center pitch played Tuesday at the Senior Center of Finney County, 907 N. 10th St. Second place went to Gladys Boyd.

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  19. Veteran assistance available WednesdayRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | The Garden City Telegram

    J.C. Stewart, a veterans service representative of the Kansas Commission on Veterans Affairs in Dodge City, will be at the Finney County Public Library, 605 E. Walnut St., to provide assistance to veterans and family members from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on the first and third Wednesday each month.

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  20. County seat:Solid options materialize in county commission race.Read the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | The Garden City Telegram

    But in this year's election cycle, just one race was contested out of three Finney County Commission seats up for grabs.

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