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  1. House pursues formal complaint against KCK DemocratRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... to pay in-state tuition rates at public colleges and universities. The complaint authored by Rep. Ron Highland, the Wamego Republican and chairman of the education committee, asserted Winn improperly used "inflammatory language and inferences toward ...

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  2. Becker, Page 1st Team All-StateRead the original story

    Monday | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    Rock Creek's Carson Becker and Wamego's Lanie Page were each chosen first team all-state by the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association for the 2014-15 season. Becker was a first-team pick in 4A-Division 2 after averaging 15 points and 8 rebounds per game for the Mustangs.

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  3. Area high school golf capsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Capital-Journal

    7. at Wamego Inv.; 14. at Chapman Inv.; 21. Abilene Inv.; 27. at Concordia Inv.; 30. at Clay Center Inv. May - 5. at Marysville Inv.; 7. at Junction City Inv.; 11. at NCKL meet (Chapman). Outlook: Wildcats return four seniors who were on 2013 ...

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  4. Churches present Easter dramasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Capital-Journal

    ... Handel's Messiah for the 24th time at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 29, at First United Methodist Church, 600 Lincoln in Wamego. The chorus of more than 80 people will be accompanied by an orchestral ensemble. The performance date will be Palm Sunday. a- ...

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  5. A Literary Tour of Small-Town AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Fodor's

    ... of Oz. More than 20,000 people gather each year for the town's annual Oztoberfest . And, just a couple of hours away, Wamego, Kansas also plays up the state's Oz-roots. Wamego's Oz Museum holds more than 2,000 artifacts relating to L. Frank Baum, ...

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  6. City high school boys golf capsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Capital-Journal

    ... city meet last season and fourth in the Centennial League. April - 8 at Mill Valley Inv., 9 at Washburn Rural Inv. (Wamego CC), 9 at Topeka High Inv. (Lake Shawnee), 13 at Lansing Inv., 20 Hayden Inv. (Village Greens), 27 City meet/Topeka West Inv. ...

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  7. Highland grows new winemakers with programRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Manhattan Mercury

    Growing the wine industry in Kansas takes hard work, a large investment and plenty of patience, but instructors at Highland Community College in Wamego are teaching locals how to do it...

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  8. 'Messiah' to be performed in WamegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Capital-Journal

    The Flint Hills Messiah Chorus and Chamber Orchestra will perform George Frideric Handel's "Messiah" at 2 p.m. March 29 at the First United Methodist Church, Sixth and Lincoln streets in Wamego. Tickets at the door are $10 for adults and $5 for children age 12 and younger.

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  9. All-State girls basketball 2015: Versatile Keiryn Swenson ready for D-I doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Capital-Journal

    ... Miege to back-to-back Class 4A Division I state titles the past two seasons, while Lanie Page (Kansas State) helped Wamego to the 4A state title in 2013 and a runner-up finish to Miege in 2014. Kapaun's Sam Bachrodt is headed to Drake after leading ...

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  10. Song inspired by 1910 postcard of Wamego sheep farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Capital-Journal

    Members of Carswell & Hope, from left, are Dan Hines, bass, Jason Slote, drums, Austin Quick, keyboard, and Nick Carswell, guitar and vocals. The band recently released "Wamego," a song inspired by the handwritten message on a 1910 postcard showing a sheep farm in Wamego.

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  11. Myrna Grace HeskettRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Hays Daily News

    ... Her wealth in life was her family and grandchildren. Survivors include three sons, Wayne Heskett and wife, Lauren, Wamego, Joe Heskett and wife, Rosalee, Colby, and Paul Heskett and wife, Jamie, Oakley; two daughters, Donna Schielke and husband, ...

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  12. Commissioners Discuss Airport, Sampler FestivalRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    Airport Chairman John Hupe, who reported to Wamego City Commissioners the new runway with all the markings made the Airport look better than ever. On the business side, Hupe said all the existing hangars are full, and there's a plan to build two T-hangars, because there are more people wanting hangar space than is available.

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  13. KDOT issuing hay harvesting permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Capital-Journal

    ... n, call your closest KDOT office, such as Topeka, (785) 296-2291; Horton, (785) 486-2142; Osage City, (785) 528-3128; Wamego, (785) 456-2353; Salina, (785) 823-3754; Clay Center, (785) 632-3108; or Marion, (620) 382-3717.

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  14. Woman's Death Investigated in WamegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    , officers from the Wamego Police Department and Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a deceased person at an apartment complex in the 1000 block of 14th Street in Wamego. The news release indicates any time a death occurs ...

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  15. Woman Found Dead in Wamego Apartment, Authorities Say It's SuspiciousRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    Thursday around 12:30 p.m. Wamego police officers and Pottawatomie County Sheriff's deputies responded to 1015 14th Street on a report of a dead body. Authorities say any time a death happens outside of a medical supervision they treat the death as suspicious until proven otherwise.

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  16. In Focus 3/11/15Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    On today's In Focus, Cathy talked to Wamego's USD 320 Superintendent, Denise O'Dea and Rock Creek's USD 323 Superintendent, Darrel Stufflebeam.

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  17. Veteran Hayden team heads to state after three-year absenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Capital-Journal

    ... junior Jordan Lenherr 10.4. Hayden advanced to state with 62-52 win over Abilene Saturday night after beating nemesis Wamego 64-40 in the sub-state semifinals. Wamego had knocked Hayden out of the playoffs the previous two seasons. Schmidt, an ...

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  18. USD 320 Board Considers School Security BidsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    Wamego's USD 320 Board of Education heard proposals and bid openings at Monday's meeting. Board President Richard Weixelman opened the meeting with presentations from three different companies for the school security cameras.

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  19. Northeast Kansas happeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | The Capital-Journal

    ... "The Music Man," a musical comedy, will be staged at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the Columbian Theatre, 521 Lincoln in Wamego. Cost: $20 for adults; $15 for children. Tickets and information: (785) 456-2029. CLASSICAL CONCERT - Violinist Paul Huang, ...

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  20. Law Enforcement Chase Begins in WamegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    A two county police chase reportedly originated with a stolen vehicle report out of Ogden. That's according to Wamego Police Chief Mike Baker, who says the vehicle was initially located in Wamego between 4:30 and five Friday morning, in the Wamego Industrial Park.

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