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Milford Lake Status Improving

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The latest test results on blue green algae at Milford Lake are in. The Operations Project Manager for the Corps …Read More


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Letters Of Support For Fort Riley

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The Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce is urging the local and surrounding communities to write letters of support for …Read More


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Rothlisberg Files Complaint; Moxley Indicates Matter Resolved

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State Representative Allan Rothlisberg has filed a complaint with the State Governmental Ethics Commission against fellow State Representative Tom  Moxley. …Read More


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Authorities Make Stop on Southwind Drive

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Updating a story from mid-day Thursday: The Geary County Sheriff’s Department has reported the arrest of Shane Curtis Hutcheson, 30, …Read More


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Director of Chamber of Commerce Activities Division Steps Down

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The director of the Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce Activities Division, John Terry, has submitted his verbal resignation. That …Read More


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Chamber Board Gives Authorization to Capital Campaign

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Authorization has been given for work to commence on a capital campaign for economic development in Junction City and Geary …Read More


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Geary County Commission Schedules Special Meeting

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The Geary County Commission will meet in a special meeting Thursday afternoon to discuss 2015 county budget issues. The meeting will …Read More


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Courtney Winkleman, Aggravated burglary, Forgery, Arrested 7/29

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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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Two Soldiers Missing from Fort Riley

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Two soldiers have gone missing from Ft. Riley. According to the Kansas Missing & Unsolved Facebook page, PV2 Richard “Connor” …Read More


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Prominent Horse Passes Away

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The Percheron horse owned by Ben and Peggy Bennett of Junction City has died. The horse, “Big Ben,” was part …Read More


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K-State Ranked 21st in Coaches Poll

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The Kansas State Wildcats have been ranked 21st in the Preseason Amway Coaches Poll released Thursday. The Wildcats were one of …Read More


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Chiefs Safety Leaves Practice With Injury

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) – Eric Berry left Chiefs practice on Thursday after hurting his lower right leg, the second …Read More


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Waters Named to Watch List

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Kansas State quarterback Jake Waters was one of 27 quarterbacks across the nation to be named to the Johnny Unitas …Read More


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Smith Focusing on Football, not Contract

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) – Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith says that the time is approaching where he will shelve all …Read More


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Chiefs Safety Commings Leaves Field with Ankle Injury

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) – Oft-injured Chiefs safety Sanders Commings was carted off the practice field Wednesday after getting juked …Read More


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Change in Schedule for the Brigade

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The Junction City Brigade has a change in their baseball schedule this week. Instead of playing the Baldwin City Blues …Read More


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Royals Fall to Twins

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Kyle Gibson bounced back for a rocky start to shut down Kansas City, and the …Read More


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2014 JCHS Fall Sports Information

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There will be a student – parent informational meeting Monday August 4 at 6 p.m. for students participating in the …Read More


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Brigade Fall to Larks

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The Junction City Brigade fell to the Hays Larks 10-5 Friday night in Hays. For the Brigade it was their …Read More


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Nelson Signs New Contract

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Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson has a new contract. The Packers didn’t reveal terms of the contract but …Read More


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Suspect charged in triple-fatality Kan. crash

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Bond is set at $500,000 for a Wichita man charged in a hit-and-run crash that killed …Read More


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Kansas tank maker plans expansion

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PARSONS, Kan. (AP) — A southeast Kansas company that makes tanks for customers worldwide is planning a major expansion. The …Read More


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Parents of baby left in closet appear in court

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Wichita couple who left their baby in an apartment closet while the mother drove the …Read More


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Moran introduces lesser prairie chicken legislation

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WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., recently introduced legislation, S.2623, to protect producers from the consequences of the lesser …Read More


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Man loses $2,500 in Internet scam

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Salina Post SALINA — A 61-year-old Salina man reported losing $2,500 in an Internet scam. The man found a travel …Read More


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Kansas predicts 22 percent primary turnout

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The top election official in Kansas is predicting 22 percent of registered voters will participate in …Read More


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Driving high questioned on busy day in Congress

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ALICIA A. CALDWELL, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid all the debates on Capitol Hill, lawmakers are also wondering whether …Read More


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City seeks more than $200,000 in embezzlement case

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AUBURN, Kan. (AP) — The city of Auburn has filed a civil lawsuit against a former city clerk who pleaded …Read More


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Moritz takes oath to join federal appeals court

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Former Kansas Supreme Court Justice Nancy Moritz has formally joined the federal appeals court that handles …Read More


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FDA to start regulating lab-developed medical tests

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration says it will begin regulating laboratory-developed tests, a growing class of medical …Read More


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Swap Shop – July 31, 2014

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Selling – 1973 Chevy 1-ton flat bed;  Crimson Trace laser grips Rummage Sale – Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, 8 …Read More


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After Five Years, Kelsey Smith Act Passes House Committee

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Washington, D.C. – Kansas 3rd District Congressman Kevin Yoder Wednesday praised the work of the House Energy and Commerce Committee for …Read More


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Great Bend family wakes to find racist ‘tags’ on vehicle

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Great Bend Post GREAT BEND — The words washed off, but the overnight “tagging” of a vehicle in Great Bend …Read More


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Kansas congressman hit by farmers’ backlash

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Eleven biofuel plants dot the rural expanse of western and central Kansas, so farmers and residents …Read More


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