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Geary County Free Fair Kicks off With Horse Show and Tractor Pull

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Night one of the 2014 Geary County Free Fair is in the book’s and Monday night’s activities included the horse …Read More


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Local Baseball History Revealed

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Local baseball history was shared this past weekend at the Geary County Historical Society Museum. Phil Dixon, Baseball Historian, is …Read More


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Support Fort Riley

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As the possibility of Army downsizing looms there is a local push to voice support and write about the importance …Read More


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Marie Sanchez, Possession with intent to sell opiates / opium / narcotic drugs within 1,000' school, Taxation; Drugs; attempted no drug tax stamp for marijuana or controlled substance, Arrested 7/18

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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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Invasive Weed Increasingly Taking Hold in Kansas

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K-State Research and Extension MANHATTAN – Judging by the number of phone calls he receives, Dallas Peterson is very popular …Read More


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Over 1300 Geary Co. concealed carry applications in 2014 fiscal year

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TOPEKA – The attorney general’s office received more than 14,000 applications for concealed carry licenses in the recently ended 2014 …Read More


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Invasive weed increasingly taking hold in Kansas

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K-State Research and Extension MANHATTAN – Judging by the number of phone calls he receives, Dallas Peterson is very popular …Read More


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Two Riley Co. Men Arrested for Attempted Murder

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Little Apple Post OGDEN — According to the booking information from the Riley County Police Department, two men from Ogden …Read More


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Fair Time

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The Geary County Free Fair begins Monday ( July 20 ) at the 4-H Center and Fairgrounds adjacent to South …Read More


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Stuff the Bus Off to Good Start

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The Stuff the Bus collection of school supplies for low income children in Geary USD 475 got off to a …Read More


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Brigade Game Change

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The Junction City Brigade will play the Puerto Rico Collegiate team in a single nine inning game at 7 p.m. …Read More


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Junction City Brigade Win 2014 Summer Classic

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The Junction City Brigade lost their opening game in the 2014 Summer Classic to determine the Mid Plains League champion, …Read More


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Red Sox Sweep Royals

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BOSTON (AP) – Jon Lester allowed no earned runs for the third time in four starts, and the Boston Red …Read More


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Brigade Win!

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The Junction City Brigade remained alive in the 2014 Summer Classic baseball tournament with a 4-0 victory over the Rossville …Read More


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Red Sox Slip Past Royals Again

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BOSTON (AP) – Rubby De La Rosa pitched seven solid innings and Mike Napoli hit a tiebreaking homer to lift …Read More


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Brigade Advance in 2014 Summer Classic

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Scott Tyler singled in the bottom of the sixth inning to drive in Jordan Hodges and Max Brown as the …Read More


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Royals Fall to Red Sox

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BOSTON (AP) – Jonny Gomes hit a go-ahead two-run pinch homer in the sixth after another two-run shot in the …Read More


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Brigade Fall to Senators in Round Two of Summer Classic

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Ryan Colombo pitched seven strong innings, and scored both of his teams runs in the Topeka Senator’s 2-1 win over …Read More


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K-State Picked Third in Preseason Big 12 Poll

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The 2014 Big 12 football media preseason poll was released Thursday and Kansas State came in third behind the unanimous …Read More


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Senators and Athletics Win in 2014 Summer Classic

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The Topeka Senators and Midwest Athletics picked up opening day wins in the 2014 Summer Classic….the Mid-Plains League baseball tournament …Read More


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Salina bans open-carry weapons in public buildings

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SALINA, Kan. (AP) — Open carry of weapons will not be allowed in city-owned buildings in Salina. The city commission …Read More


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Local food movement thriving on the High Plains of Kansas

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By Mike Shields KHI News Service ATWOOD — Thanks to early interest shown by chefs and small-scale area farmers, Douglas County, …Read More


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Kansas considering new rules for no-gun signs

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt plans to have a public hearing in September on new regulations …Read More


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Vandal opens oil stock tank, spills 188 barrels

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GREAT BEND, Kan. (AP) — Central Kansas authorities are looking for whoever opened the valves on an oil lease stock …Read More


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Report: Kansas wheat harvest 95 percent finished

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The 2014 Kansas wheat harvest is finally almost over. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday …Read More


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Conservative super PAC opposes Huelskamp in race

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A conservative Republican super PAC seeking to unseat U.S. Rep. Tim Huelskamp is spending more than …Read More


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Judge dismisses tribal lawsuit on land for casino

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed the lawsuit brought by an Oklahoma tribe seeking to build a …Read More


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Group joins crowded ad space in Kansas Senate race

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Washington-area group backing tea party challenger Milton Wolf’s bid to unseat Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts …Read More


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Kansas chiropractor pleads guilty to health care fraud

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By KHI NEWS SERVICE WICHITA — A Wichita chiropractor pleaded guilty today to defrauding health care insurers of more than …Read More


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Lawyers quarrel over disclosures in Kan. bomb plot case

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge is encouraging government lawyers to review what he calls “substantial” blacked-out material given …Read More


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Ex-US Rep. Meyers endorses GOP Kansas governor

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Former Republican congresswoman Jan Meyers has formally endorsed Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback’s re-election, six days after …Read More


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Retired Kan. teacher convicted of pushing wife off cliff

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PATRICK WHITTLE, Associated Press ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) — A former Maine man has been convicted of bashing his wife’s head …Read More


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Beef pollutes more than pork, poultry, study says

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SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — A new study says raising beef for the American dinner table does …Read More


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Kan. man hospitalized after car sideswipes semi

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ARMA, Kan- A Kansas man was injured in an accident at 9:20 a.m. on Monday in Crawford County. The Kansas …Read More


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Police investigates fake currency turned into Kan. bank

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By KARI BLURTON Hays Post Officers from the Hays Police Department are investigating counterfeit bills turned in to Golden Plains …Read More


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President Obama on statehood for DC: ‘I’m for it’

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he supports statehood for the nation’s capital. Obama was asked Monday about the …Read More


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