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  1. Author: LSD missile silo crime case verges on 'Breaking Bad'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Guy Hargreaves has written a book about the law enforcement raid of a former nuclear missile silo in Wamego, which netted chemicals to produce millions of doses of LSD, the hallucinogenic drug.

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  2. Dove Nation: Hunting the Opener in 3 StatesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Outdoor Life

    ... Early on the morning of September 1, a group of friends and family gathered in a public hunting area not far from Wamego, Kansas. This small town of less than 5,000 in the central part of the state is surrounded by fields of alfalfa, wheat, and ...

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  3. Payment for bypass project - in limbo'Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Manhattan Mercury

    Wabaunsee County's about-face on the Belvue Bridge has left Pottawatomie County in limbo about its level of financial participation in a proposed truck bypass route in the southeast portion of Wamego...

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  4. True Blue Award Nominees for Rock Chalk Choice Awards ReleasedRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Kansas Jayhawks

    ... (SAAC) executive team and was active in planning and participating in community outreach activities. Scherer, from Wamego, Kan., was a member of the varsity eight boat and she earned All-Big 12 honors during her junior and senior campaigns. As a ...

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  5. Is Kansas the land of Oz, fast food and zombie slayers? The web says soRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | The Capital-Journal

    ... it isn't too surprising that nonresidents would use that depiction, given that Liberal offers an "Oztoberfest" and Wamego promotes its Oz Museum. Kansans apparently are very concerned about the health of their livestock, according to an analysis of ...

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  6. Fire Destroys Wamego Storage ShedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    A fire was reported early Wednesday morning at Wamego Self Storage on East Military Road.

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  7. Wamego Audit "Clean"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    The City of Wamego received a good grade for its annual audit. At Tuesday's City Commission meeting, Reese & Novelly's Carol McCullough went over the 2013 Audit, and said there were no significant reportable corrections and gave the City a 'clean report'.

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  8. Plenty of food options for hungry car enthusiasts at BlackTop NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... also will be there, including Stubby's and Blowin' Smoke BBQ out of Augusta. Dry Creek Buffalo Co. Chuckwagon out of Wamego will be there serving buffalo burgers and more. Hopperoni Express, the pizza food truck run by Wichita Brewing Co. and ...

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  9. Commission Discusses Wamego Pertussis OutbreakRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    ... there was a confirmed case at West, and added the County Health Department said there are 80 confirmed cases in the Wamego/St. Mary's area. She said all parents and staff have been notified and should take steps to be immunized. According to Flinn, ...

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  10. Kansas man sentenced for shooting at motelRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | KHGI

    ... to 18 months in prison. The Manhattan Mercury reports ( http://bit.ly/1rdOYHJ ) 34-year-old Dustin Monroe, of Wamego, told the judge at Thursday's proceeding that he was ashamed of himself. Police were called to the Quality Inn in Manhattan last ...

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  11. Judge sentences Quality Inn shooter to 18 months in prisonRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Manhattan Mercury

    ... in prison for his role in a December shooting incident at the Manhattan Quality Inn and Suites. The 34-year-old Wamego man in May pleaded no contest to two counts of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer and criminal discharge of a firearm ...

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  12. Judge sentences Quality Inn shooter to 18 months in prisonRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Manhattan Mercury

    ... in prison for his role in a December shooting incident at the Manhattan Quality Inn and Suites. The 34-year-old Wamego man in May pleaded no contest to two counts of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer and criminal discharge of a firearm ...

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  13. Wamego man sentenced for police shoot out.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    Drugs, a possible bipolar condition, and violence were all part of the testimony of a Wamego man's sentencing on Thursday afternoon in Pottawatomie County Court.

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  14. Wamego Domestic Disturbance Leads to ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    A 24-year-old Wamego man was arrested Wednesday evening following a reported domestic dispute in the 700 block of Chestnut Street.

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  15. Barton's volleyball team gets ready to start 2014 se...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... Mackenzie Orchard. Key returners for the Lady Cougars begin at the setter position with 5-foot-6 Lakyn Rowden from Wamego and 5-9 Casey Friesen from Pflugerville, Texas, as the duo alternated setting the offense throughout the 2013 campaign. Along ...

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  16. Columbian Theatre to stage 10th 'Hoo Haw' showRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 9 | The Capital-Journal

    The Columbian Theatre in Wamego is staging a 10th anniversary "Hoo Haw" show, a comedy that revolves around the antics of KORN County residents and their gospel and country music performances.

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  17. 'Wizard of Oz' collections growRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 9 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... key to Oz in the movie is selling for $30 on eBay. Of the 25,000 pieces in Johnpaul Cafiero's hoard now displayed in Wamego, Kan., five have a story that begs to be told. Some years back, a friend working at a closing Warner Bros. store in New York ...

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  18. In Focus 8/1/14Read the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    On today's In Focus, KMAN's Tom Reust filled in for Cathy and spoke with- Riley County Extension 4-h Agent John Jobe; Parkinson's Program Leader, Michelle Haub; Manhattan Deputy Fire Chief, Ryan Almes and Wamego Sr. Center with Jesse Estes.

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  19. Fatal Accident in Pottawatomie CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    A 26-year-old Wamego woman died in an accident on K-99 Monday afternoon. Stephanie Kickbush died in the accident, reported at 3:17 p.m. approximately three miles north of Wamego.

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  20. Wamego woman killed in cycle crashRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    A 26-year-old Wamego woman was killed when her motorcycle and a pickup truck collided Monday afternoon in Pottawatomie County.

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