Kansas Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Kansas officials await figures on tax collection for JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    The report due Friday from the Department of Revenue is coming a day after Gov. Sam Brownback's budget director announced $50 million in adjustments to the state's $15.4 billion budget to lessen the chances of a deficit. The state finished its 2015 fiscal year on June 30 with tax collections $26 million short of expectations at $5.7 billion.

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  2. Commission to hold Monday morning meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Great Bend Tribune

    ... County Courthouse, 1400 Main in Great Bend. The agenda includes the K-4 scenic overlook east of Hoisington and the Kansas Association of Counties annual conference in November. http://www.gbtribune.com/ encourages readers to interact with one ...

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  3. United Way drive co-chairs namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Great Bend Tribune

    The United Way of Central Kansas announced this week the co-chairs for the 2016 Campaign, UWCK Executive Director Julie Bugner Smith said.

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  4. Kansas Wheat Announces Winners of 6th Annual Wheat Yield ContestRead the original story

    Yesterday | Milling Journal

    ... left behind in the soil by last year's crop. His plot was 8.756 acres planted with a T158 (Limagrain) /Everest (Kansas Wheat Alliance) blend. Nelson's prize-winning yield was 108.48 bushels an acre. Nelson said, "I had read about the contest in the ...

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  5. Sheriff's office: Kansas woman fires shot when animal control came to get dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WIBW-TV Topeka

    The incident happened Wednesday evening at a home in the 4000 block of East Avenue G in Nickerson. It began when animal control officers were sent to the home to catch a dog that had bitten a Reno County Area Transit driver earlier in the day.

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  6. KU announces student Fulbright winnersRead the original story

    Yesterday | University of Kansas

    Seven University of Kansas students have been selected for prestigious Fulbright awards for research, study or teaching English abroad for 2015-16. The Fulbright program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and people of other countries.

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  7. Oil and gas production slows in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    Production of oil and gas in the state of Kansas increased in 2014 over 2013, as highlighted by the list of producers published in this week's edition of the Wichita Business Journal.

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  8. County to recognize breastfeeding effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Great Bend Tribune

    The Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition has awarded Great Bend the designation of a Community Supporting Breastfeeding for achieving a high level of community support for breastfeeding.

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  9. National Drive Electric Week already up to 122 scheduled eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Autoblog

    ... vehicles, Hawaii was in second place with 1 in 237 and Washington rounded out the top three with 1 in 295. In Kansas, only 1 in 1921 registered vehicles is electric, yet Al Pugsley is organizing two events in the Kansas City area Overland Park and ...

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  10. Heartland Park water bill for more than $60,000 paid offRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    ... bills. The race track had been closed since the National Hot Rod Association put on the Mello Yello Racing Series Kansas Nationals over Memorial Day weekend, and the city of Topeka shut off water service after the races. The NHRA announced earlier ...

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  11. Tim Scheck on the Kansas oil patchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... industry, was enough to instill what has become a lifelong passion for Scheck. Scheck has been the chairman of the Kansas Independent Oil and Gas Association and will end his term when a new chairman is announced and installed during the ...

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  12. Centerpiece: Shaking up KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... went from having no recorded earthquakes in 2011 and 2012 to having more than 120 in 2014, according to data from the Kansas Geological Survey. And so far this year, more than 50 earthquakes have been reported, with much of the activity centering on ...

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  13. Ray Frederick: A man of many hatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... forward and we're going to grow this association. We need to communicate that message. I've been appointed to the Kansas Postsecondary Technical Education Authority. It was formed in 2007 and reports to the Kansas Board of Regents. We're working ...

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  14. Kansas inmate accused of severe beating of fellow prisonerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KAKE

    A Kansas inmate who is accused of nearly beating a fellow prisoner to death last year makes his first court appearance on the charges. The Hutchinson News reports 31-year-old Juan Garza appeared Thursday on charges of aggravated battery or in the alternate attempted capital murder.

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  15. a State agencies say taxpayers won't notice budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    Three of the big agencies affected by Thursday's budget cuts say they won't directly impact taxpayers, KWCH News reports . The Kansas Department of Transportation will see $8 million transferred out of its highway fund, money it said was saved from last year's budget.

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  16. Public Health Warnings Concerning Blue-Green Algae in Kansas Waters; Four Lakes Under WarningRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Kansas Department of Health and Environment

    TOPEKA, Kan. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment samples publicly accessible bodies of water for cyanobacteria, commonly called blue-green algae, when the agency is alerted to a potential algae bloom in Kansas lakes.

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  17. Kansas county disputes Yoder calling it an immigrant sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WIBW-TV Topeka

    Fearing the possible loss of Federal Emergency Management Agency funds, Finney county officials are challenging Rep. Kevin Yoder's assertion that their county is an immigrant sanctuary. The Garden City Telegram reports that under legislation being pushed by Yoder, states, cities and counties who limit their cooperation with the Department of Homeland Security on immigration matters would not be eligible for FEMA grants for one year.

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  18. Kansas Underfunded Education And Cut Tenure. Now It Can't Find Enough Teachers To Fill Classrooms.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Huffington Post

    Kansas school superintendent Alan Cunningham has been involved with hiring teachers for the past 35 years. In that time, he has never had a harder time filling positions than this year.

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  19. 80-year-old accused of threatening animal control officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    An 80-year-old Kansas woman is accused of threatening animal control officers and firing a handgun as they were attempting to remove a dog from her property. The Hutchinson News reports the woman was arrested Wednesday evening on suspicion of disorderly conduct and other charges.

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  20. Rollover on US-75 highway in Shawnee County sends woman to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    A woman was taken to Stormont-Vail by ambulance after a rollover car accident Thursday evening on US-75 highway near Topeka. The incident was reported at 9:05 p.m. Thursday, and KHP says the accident occurred at mile marker 146.5, about three miles south of Topeka Blvd. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol's crash log, the driver, Angelique Dorsey, 35, of Osage City, was traveling in the northbound right lane and lost control of her vehicle when the road curved left.

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