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  1. Two dead in Sunday incident at S.W. 8th and Polk; man booked in connection with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... of one of the apartment buildings. Six fire engines and at least 9 Topeka police cars were on scene, as well as the Kansas Highway Patrol. Topeka fire battalion chief Eric Bauer said the third floor of the apartment building was evacuated and that ...

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  2. Oak Hill Academy big man David McCormack chooses KURead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Seated Sunday night at a table in the WAVY-TV 10 studios in Portsmouth, Va., Norfolk native David McCormack was asked by sports anchor Nathan Epstein to reveal his college choice. "Next year, I've decided I will attend Kansas University," McCormack, a 6-foot-10, 260-pound Oak Hill Academy senior center, said as he opened two buttons on his light-blue, short-sleeved dress shirt, displaying a T-shirt with the words "Kansas Basketball" over his chest.

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  3. Monday Update: Valley View school pool closer to reopeningRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... of two parts. a- After two men wanted for a fatal shooting at a Scranton office building were arrested in Wichita, Kansas, authorities began preparing to bring them to trial. (read more) CARBONDALE - A city man was arrested Friday after striking a ...

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  4. Man identified in Friday's fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    The Kansas Highway Patrol identified the man involved in the fatal crash Friday afternoon at the corner of Haven Road and U.S. 50 as 30-year-old Zachary Mears, of Hutchinson.

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  5. Veterans Crisis Line call center to be opened on Topeka VA campus this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... experience and those with a master's degree in areas such as mental health, social work and psychology. VA Eastern Kansas Health Care System spokesman Joseph Burks said the addition of the VCL "would not add to the challenges of our medical center ...

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  6. 9-2 AC fball 1Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Hastings Tribune

    ... , as well as the towns of Doniphan and Giltner, Fillmore, Franklin, Kearney, Thayer Counties, Smith, Jewell Counties (Kansas)

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  7. Old middle school trial starts MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Hastings Tribune

    ... , as well as the towns of Doniphan and Giltner, Fillmore, Franklin, Kearney, Thayer Counties, Smith, Jewell Counties (Kansas)

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  8. Kansas Board of Regents' top priority: restoration of Brownback's $24 million cutRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    The Kansas Board of Regents agreed to make restoration of $24 million slashed by Gov. Sam Brownback from state appropriations to universities and colleges last year to plug a budget shortfall its top priority in the 2018 Legislature. The board decided to make repairing damage of that 4 percent emergency reduction the unifying theme of lobbying among regents and campus leaders.

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  9. Former C-J, National Geographic photographer to speak to young journalists in Topeka this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Jim Richardson, a former photographer for National Geographic and The Topeka Capital-Journal, is a keynote speaker at the annual Kansas Scholastic Press Association's annual conference in Topeka this week. Attendees of the Kansas Scholastic Press Association's annual conference in Topeka this week will hear from members of "The Pittburg 6," the Pittsburg High School journalism students who wrote a series of articles in their school's newspaper this past spring that questioned the educational qualifications of a newly-hired principal.

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  10. What will 2018 bring? The Old Farmer's Almanac has some ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... And what about the warmer months that follow - will we see a wet spring and summer, or will it be hot and dry in Kansas? The answers to these questions are anybody's guess at this point. But a good place to start the discussion can be found in the ...

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  11. Absolute monster' David McCormack commits to KU basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    David McCormack, a 6-foot-10, 260-pound senior center from Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Va., orally committed to Kansas on Sunday evening. McCormack joins recent KU commit Silvio De Sousa as Jayhawks in the Class of 2018.

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  12. Kansas colleges, universities struggle with DACA repealRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Northwest Kansas Technical College won't allow federal immigration officials on its campus in Goodland without a court order to protect students who might be affected by the Trump administration's plans to rescind a program that protects from deportation immigrants brought to the country illegally when they were children. Ben Schears, president of Northwest Kansas Technical College, discussed his decision last week at a gathering of state college and university presidents before the regular meeting of the Kansas Board of Regents.

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  13. Kansas sees spikes in inmate transfers among state prisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    This March 23, 2011, photo shows the El Dorado Correctional Facility near El Dorado, Kan. A staffing shortage constitutes an emergency at a Kansas maximum-security lockup that has seen several recent inmate disturbances, requiring mandatory overtime and shifts as long as 16 hours, the state's prisons chief said.

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  14. Nico Hernandez, Tramaine Williams, Zhilei Zhang Get Big WinsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    The name of last night's "KO Night Boxing: Step Up" event certainly was appropriate as 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez had to overcome a major obstacle to remain undefeated at Hartman Arena in Palm City, Kansas. "KO Night Boxing: Step Up!" was a presentation of KO Night Boxing LLC., in association with Roc Nation Sports and Hartman Arena, sponsored by Mort's Cigar Bar, Jimmy Egg and Twister City Harley-Davidson.

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  15. Analyzing ONE GasRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... States. The Company provides natural gas distribution services. The Company distributes natural gas in Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas. The Company serves residential, commercial and industrial, transportation and wholesale and public authority ...

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  16. They sent Wichita rat photos to professor, and what did he see?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... larger Norway rats. After timely rains and mild winters, the cotton rat population has become "outrageously high" in Kansas, Finck said. The rodents have had more grass and weed seed to feed on. They've been able to survive and breed longer. Cotton ...

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  17. Kansas celebrates 150 years of the Chisholm TrailRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Navajo Times

    _ Kansas residents are celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Chisholm Trail, which served as a cattle pipeline from ranches in Texas to railroads in Kansas. A herd of longhorn cows with 15 cowboys, five chuck wagons and 40 helpers have driven ...

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  18. As baby boomers age, big changes ahead for downtown senior centerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Mo. Custom cars, hot rods and great big airplanes - what more could you want on a perfect Saturday afternoon at the Kansas Aviation Museum, the site of the annual Starliner Car Show? (Video by Mike Berry / The Wichita Eagle) Beauties & Beasts 11th ...

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  19. Kansas Honor Flight 52 lands in WichitaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Police said people were arrested only if they didn't follow orders to disperse, but some people said they had nowhere to go because police h

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  20. Does Kobach's side gig create a conflict of interest?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Manhattan Mercury

    Does Secretary of State Kris Kobach have a conflict of interest by acting as an attorney in a lawsuit involving a Kansas company? Kobach is representing Utah-based Modular Evolution in a patent infringement lawsuit filed by Wichita-based B&T Industries over a bipod used to stabilize rifles. Since the secretary of state oversees business filings in Kansas - which include B&T Industries - some readers wondered whether Kobach has a conflict in fighting the company in court.

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