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  1. Penner to speak as part of Roundup SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ellsworth Reporter

    ... annual festival to celebrate the attractions of rural Kansas. The 2015 Kansas Sampler Festival will be May 2 and 3 in Wamego's city park. Just ask and she will tell you "It's about the journey." The programs are free to the public and will be at 7 ...

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  2. A day in the life of a Kansas teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Wichita Eagle

    A letter that Lori Rice, a fourth-grade teacher in Wamego, is sending to state leaders was published on the Washington Post website last weekend. It shared her typical daily teaching schedule and how state funding decisions are affecting her students.

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  3. Walter Chrysler kept his company in the black during the Great DepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Examiner.com

    ... own life. Different plans, however, were already written down for this enterprising individual. Born April 2, 1875 in Wamego, Kansas, Walter was the son of Henry Chrysler and Anna Maria Breymann. Shortly after Walter's birth, the family moved to ...

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  4. Teacher to legislators: Herea s how your decisions impact my students every single dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Washington Post

    Lori Rice is a fourth-grade teacher at West Elementary in Wamego, Kansas, who has taught K-2 reading as well as kindergarten, first grade and fourth grade for the past 19 years. Her students read books that are held together by tape, and because of budget cuts her school does not have a full-time librarian, art teacher, technology teacher or music teacher.

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  5. Wamego-Manhattan bus route now openRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Manhattan Mercury

    The Flint Hills Area Transportation Agency, or aTa Bus, in partnership with the Kansas Department of Transportation and Highland Community College-Wamego, started a bus route between the two towns on Tuesda.

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  6. Nets win in WamegoRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Manhattan Mercury

    The Nets went 2-1 in the round-robin format with a 43-20 win over Manhattan CTG, a 42-23 win over the Royal Valley Panthers and a 48-46 loss to the Topeka Defenders. The Nets players are Alex Boyle, Jack Campbell, Coy Cavender, Camden Foltz, Avery Haus, Andrew Kim, Cade Perkins, Will Robben, Grant Snowden, and Jonathan Wefald.

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  7. Gibson leads Grizzlies to 65-46 win over T-BirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Blade-Empire

    ... win Wednesday night in Bryant Gymnasium. Cloud County... [More] CHAPMAN - Limited to just 39 points in a loss at Wamego, the Concordia Panthers have more than doubled that output in posting consecutive wins. Coming off an 83-72 win over Marysville ...

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  8. Unbeaten Grizzlies clamp down on T-Birds, 77-61Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Blade-Empire

    ... goal attempts for 25 percent, including 5 of 29 threes... [More] CHAPMAN - Limited to just 39 points in a loss at Wamego, the Concordia Panthers have more than doubled that output in posting consecutive wins. Coming off an 83-72 win over Marysville ...

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  9. Area wrestling notebook: Centennial League shines at prestigious tournamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Capital-Journal

    ... 3-0 decision over Garden City's Aaron Lozano in the finals in a matchup of No. 3 (Picou) and No. 4 (Lozano) in 6A. a- Wamego ran away with the title at the St. Marys Invitational, getting five champions out of six finalists to score 216.5 points, ...

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  10. Kansas Sampler Discussed by Wamego City CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    The Wamego City Commission is moving forward with activities for 2015. At Tuesday's meeting, the Kansas Sampler Festival committee, consisting of Michele Crisler, Betsy Riblett and Bunny McCloud went over the Festival plan update.

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  11. Panthers defeat Eisenhower, 33-22Read the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Blade-Empire

    ... scored five points for Concordia. Elijah Steffen added three points. CHAPMAN - Limited to just 39 points in a loss at Wamego, the Concordia Panthers have more than doubled that output in posting consecutive wins. Coming off an 83-72 win over ...

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  12. KU student 'definitely excited' to see ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Capital-Journal

    ... when he speaks Thursday morning on the KU campus. "It was freezing out there," said Ayres, 20, a KU sophomore from Wamego. "When I got there, I bet there were 2,000 people in front of me. It was a huge line." Ayres said she arrived at the Kansas ...

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  13. For the record 1-20-15Read the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Blade-Empire

    ... Defendant will plead Guilty to Count II of Fleeing or... [More] CHAPMAN - Limited to just 39 points in a loss at Wamego, the Concordia Panthers have more than doubled that output in posting consecutive wins. Coming off an 83-72 win over Marysville ...

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  14. Panthers drop Chapman, 80-58Read the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Blade-Empire

    Limited to just 39 points in a loss at Wamego, the Concordia Panthers have more than doubled that output in posting consecutive wins. Coming off an 83-72 win over Marysville on Tuesday night, the Panthers rolled past Chapman 80-58 in a North Central Kansas League matchup Friday night.

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  15. T-Birds tumble to Broncbusters, 81-62Read the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Blade-Empire

    ... 24 free throws. Cloud County hosts Butler County on Wednesday night. CHAPMAN - Limited to just 39 points in a loss at Wamego, the Concordia Panthers have more than doubled that output in posting consecutive wins. Coming off an 83-72 win over ...

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  16. aTa Bus Ribbon Cutting in WamegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    The Flint Hills Area Transportation Agency and it's Board of Directors held a ribbon cutting Wednesday for the Wamego Regional Shuttle service. The new service will provide public transportation between the cities of Wamego and Manhattan, described as the next step in regional transportation.

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  17. Bill to curb teacher rights hits procedural snagRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Capital-Journal

    Rep. Ron Highland, R-Wamego, left, chair of the House education committee and Sen. Steve Abrams R-Arkansas City, chair of the Senate education committee listened as Sam Williams, chair of the K-12 Student Performance and Efficiency Commission gave his report to the joint House and Senate education committee's Wednesday afternoon. The K-12 Student Performance and Efficiency Commission chairman, Sam Williams, a Wichita businessman and mayoral candidate, presented the commission's report to the joint House and Senate Education committee Wednesday afternoon at the statehouse.

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  18. Kaylee Page leaves Nebraska for K-StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Husker Corner

    ... of intent with Nebraska at the family's request. Lanie, a Kansas All-State player in 2014, is currently a senior at Wamego High School in Wamego, KS this year. Kaylee Page, a native of Alma, Kansas, came to Nebraska as a nationally ranked player. ...

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  19. For the record 1-13-15Read the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Blade-Empire

    ... Bench Warrant for Failure to Abide and Bond Revocation. He was transported to Cloud County Law Enforcement Center. WAMEGO - Chasing most of the second half, the Concordia Panthers were finally able to wrestle the lead away from the Wamego Red ...

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  20. USD 320 Considers Security UpgradesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    Wamego's USD 320 Board of Education reviewed the District's priority items Monday night. Based on the Board's identifying Security as one of their main priority items, Superintendent Denise O'Dea introduced representatives from Wamego Telecommunications Company , who outlined a security camera proposal throughout the District.

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