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Obama signs massive defense spending bill

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WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama has signed into law a massive defense policy bill that endorses his plan to …Read More


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All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes until proven guilty in a court of law. Courtesy Photos. …Read More


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Kansas State University Marching Band Named Best in the Land

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The Pride of Wildcat Land, the Kansas State University Marching Band, has been recognized as the best marching band in …Read More


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Police Respond to Theft Report

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Junction City police responded to CDI Headstartat 540 Grant Avenue Thursday morning for a report of a lapsed theft. Later …Read More


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Future Leaders Complete K-State / USD 475 Educational Leadership Program

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Junction City, KS – On December 16th, 2014 the Professional Educational Leadership Academy (PELA) recognized fourteen students for successfully completing …Read More


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Law Enforcement Command Vehicle

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Law enforcement officials in Junction City and Geary County have unveiled their new mobile command vehicle.  It can serve police, …Read More


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Moran Introduces Bill Directing VA to Help Vets Struggling with Healthcare Access

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), member of the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee, has introduced legislation (S.3006) directing …Read More


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GCH Food Drive Benefits Wheels of Hope

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Geary Community Hospital conducted a food drive this month to benefit the Wheels of Hope organization in Junction City. Nikki …Read More


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Community Council Suggested

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The idea for forming a community action surfaced during the discussion at a public forum in Junction City this week. …Read More


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Institutional Indifference a Challenge

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Too many of us are guilty of institutional indifference. Geary County Commissioner Larry Hicks made that point during a public …Read More


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December 18 Letter from Athletics Director John Currie

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“Good Morning K-State Nation! On a beautiful snowy December morning let me start by saluting the road crew in the …Read More


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Twelve K-State Players Honored by Phil Steele

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Twelve Kansas State players – highlighted by first-team All-America punt returner Tyler Lockett and Freshman All-America place kicker Matthew McCrane …Read More


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Friday Night High School Basketball Schedule

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The Friday night boys and girls high school basketball schedule includes: –Junction City at Manhattan –Emporia visits Topeka High –Council …Read More


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K-State to Play Texas A & M at Sprint Center

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COACHES Kansas State: Bruce Weber (Wis.-Milwaukee ’78) Overall: 366-180 (17th year) at K-State: 53-25 (3rd year) Texas A&M: First meeting …Read More


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Chiefs to give Steelers Run Defense a Stiff Test

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PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Pittsburgh Steelers’ slowly improving run defense will face a stiff test on Sunday against Kansas City. …Read More


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Tuesday Night Basketball Scores

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Tuesday’s Scores By The Associated Press BOYS’ BASKETBALL Andale 52, Wellington 44 Andover 62, Arkansas City 47 Argonia 48, Cunningham …Read More


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Lady Jays and Blue Jays Fall to Hays High

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It was a tough trip to western Kansas for the Junction City Blue Jays and Lady Jays Tuesday night. The …Read More


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Rios, Royals Agree to Deal

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – A person with knowledge of the negotiations says outfielder Alex Rios and the Kansas City …Read More


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Tuesday Night High School Basketball Schedule

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The Tuesday night high school boys and girls  basketball schedule finds: –Manhattan hosting Great Bend –Junction City at Hays –Herington …Read More


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Lockett Named to Senior Bowl Roster

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Kansas state wide receiver Tyler Lockett ws one of 12 players added to the Reese’s Senior Bowl roster Monday. The …Read More


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Huelskamp Completes More Town Halls than any other Congressman

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Hutchinson, KS – Thursday in Hugoton, Congressman Tim Huelskamp (KS-01) hosted his 64th Town Hall of 2014. By hosting 267 …Read More


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Chrysler gives in to gov’t, expands air bag recall

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DETROIT (AP) — After resisting for several weeks, Chrysler is bowing to government demands to expand a recall of driver’s …Read More


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Residents displaced after Friday apartment complex fire

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Hays Post HAYS -At 1:42 p.m. Friday, the Hays Fire Department, assisted by the Hays Police Department and Ellis County …Read More


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Medicare cuts payments to Kan. hospitals with highest rates of infections

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By Jordan Rau Kaiser Health News WASHINGTON, D.C. — In its toughest crackdown yet on medical errors, the federal government …Read More


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Semi driver hospitalized after truck tips over

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NORTON- A semi driver was injured in an accident just after 7:30 a.m. on Friday in Norton County. The Kansas …Read More


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Trial moved for Kan. man accused of shooting family

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The trial for a 39-year-old Wichita man accused of trying to kill his family has been …Read More


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2 women hurt when car crashes into Kan. home

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A suspected drunken driver plows into the living room of a west Wichita home and seriously …Read More


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T-Mobile customers in Kansas eligible for refunds

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TOPEKA – T-Mobile customers in Kansas who were charged for third-party services on their mobile phone bills without their consent …Read More


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Kan. semi driver hospitalized after truck rolls

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INGALLS – A Kansas man was injured in an accident just before 9 a.m. on Friday in Gray County. The …Read More


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Governor seeks study of big Kansas pension changes UPDATE

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback’s budget director says Brownback doesn’t plan to divert funds from the state’s public …Read More


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Obama pledges proportional response to Sony hack

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the U.S. will respond “proportionally” to North Korea’s punishing hack of Sony Pictures …Read More


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2 Kan. men hospitalized after head-on crash

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HAVEN- Two Kansas drivers were injured in an accident just before 9 a.m. on Friday in Reno County. The Kansas …Read More


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State Fair wins awards

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Hutchinson, Kan. – The Kansas State Fair announced in a media release today it has received Awards of Distinction representing …Read More


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Regents want proposed funding model talks delayed

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Board of Regents says it won’t recommend a proposed funding mechanism that would tie …Read More


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FBI conclusively links North Korea to Sony hack

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ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says it’s determined the North Korean government was behind a …Read More


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Prepackaged caramel apples linked to 5 deaths

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MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Health officials say prepackaged caramel apples are linked to five deaths and …Read More


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Campaign announced to exempt food from Kansas sales tax

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By Jim McLean KHI News Service TOPEKA — A coalition is forming to make healthy food less expensive in Kansas. …Read More


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