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  1. Kansas, Missouri lawmakers to propose gun restrictions for domestic violence casesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    State representatives and other officials from Kansas and Missouri are announcing legislation aimed at reducing gun and domestic violence in both states. Missouri Rep. Stacey Newman, a Richmond Heights Democrat, and Kansas Rep. Barbara Bollier, a Mission Hills Republican, will discuss their legislation at a news conference Friday afternoon outside Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker's office in Kansas City, Missouri.

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  2. Kansas, Missouri lawmakers to propose gun restrictions for domestic violence casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    State representatives and other officials from Kansas and Missouri are announcing legislation aimed at reducing gun and domestic violence in both states. Missouri Rep. Stacey Newman, a Richmond Heights Democrat, and Kansas Rep. Barbara Bollier, a Mission Hills Republican, will discuss their legislation at a news conference Friday afternoon outside Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker's office in Kansas City, Missouri.

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  3. Jury trial scheduled for former Soldier fire chief charged with 7 counts of theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Capital-Journal

    A jury trial has been scheduled for a former Soldier fire chief charged with two felony counts of theft and five counts of misdemeanor theft. The two-day trial for Ryan L. White, 45, of Soldier, is scheduled to begin April 16, said Jackson County Attorney Shawna Miller.

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  4. Man who served with Brown County Sheriff facing child sex chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Capital-Journal

    A 20-year-old Horton man being held on a $750,000 bond in connection with sex crimes against a child is also a person of interest in a Jackson County case involving indecent liberties with a minor, officials said. Dallas Bond, who previously worked with the Brown County Sheriff's Office, has been charged in Brown County with sexual exploitation of a child, electronic solicitation of a child, aggravated kidnapping, identity fraud and theft, all felonies, according to the complaint filed against Bond.

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  5. Doc Netterville, a lawyer with a Jackson County contract, may have signed a few too many documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Pitch

    ... Netterville often referred Kansas clients to him because Netterville - though politically connected in Jackson County, with a history of representing public bodies in Missouri - isn't licensed to practice law in Kansas. Gunter tells The Pitch that ...

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  6. Topeka teen sentenced to 9 years for abuse of babyRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | KHGI

    ... McKinney was two months shy of his 18th birthday when the abuse happened in April. He was tried as an adult. Jackson County District Attorney Shawna Miller says the baby was hospitalized for an "extensive period of time and was not expected to ...

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  7. Topeka teen sentenced to nine years for abuse of babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Capital-Journal

    A Topeka teen will serve nearly nine years in prison for abusing a Holton baby, said Jackson County District Attorney Shawna Miller. Koylen Corbin McKinney, 18, was charged with aggravated battery, abuse of a child and aggravated endangerment of a child, all of which are felonies.

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  8. Judge grants partial downward departure for Mayetta teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Capital-Journal

    A Jackson County District Court judge granted a partial downward departure sentence Wednesday for a Mayetta teen charged with sexual crimes against a 3-year-old girl. Weston L. Hasty, 16, was charged with three counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child.

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  9. Topeka man arrested in theft of ATV in HoytRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Capital-Journal

    A man suspected in the theft of an all-terrain vehicle from an address in rural Jackson County was arrested Tuesday night at an East Topeka convenience store, authorities said. The suspect was identified as Kenneth Max Ray Jr., 33, of Topeka.

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  10. Topeka man arrested for stolen ATVRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Jackson County authorities say they received a report of a stolen yellow 2001 Honda EX ATV from the 13000 block of 118th Road in rural Hoyt on Sunday January 11th. The investigation led investigators to obtain a search warrant to serve on a Topeka residence on SE 17th Street.

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  11. Topeka Man Arrested For Theft Of ATV Near HoytRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    The Sheriff's Office received a report of a stolen yellow 2001 Honda EX ATV from the 13000 block of 118th Road near rural Hoyt on January 11th. Ray was arrested at the scene and taken into custody by Jackson County deputies with the assistance of the Shawnee County Sheriff's Office and is being held in the Jackson County Jail.

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  12. 2 injured in separate hunting accidents in KansasRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KHGI

    Authorities say two people are in the hospital after they were injured in two separate hunting accidents on the same day. According to Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse, a 15-year-old male was shot in the leg while turkey hunting with three other boys on Sunday.

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  13. Holton Celebrates Help And Housing For SeniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins marked the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday by joining people in Jackson County to celebrate help - and housing - for senior citizens. Jenkins took shovel in hand along with representatives from Homestead Affordable Housing, Inc. to break ground on a 32-unit affordable senior apartment community at Prairie View Senior Residences in Holton.

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  14. 2 hunting accidents reported in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | KAKE

    ... 15-year-old shot while turkey hunting. Three minors were hunting just north of 118th and B Road near Delia in Jackson County. A gun being held by a 10-year-old accidentally discharged wounding the 15-year-old in the leg. The victim was taken to a ...

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  15. Kansas mother charged with waiting to seek care for burned babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... has been charged with failing to promptly seek treatment after her baby was severely burned in bathwater. The Jackson County prosecutor's office said Ernestine Swinton was charged Saturday with abuse or neglect of a child or an alternative charge of ...

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  16. Teen shot in hunting accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... shortly before 8 a.m. on Sunday, approximately A1 2 a mile north of 118th and B road near Delia, Kansas. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said three boys who are all underage were hunting for turkeys, when a shotgun accidently discharged striking ...

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  17. Jackson County Sheriff's Respond To 2 Hunting AccidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... being shot with turkey hunting. Three minors were hunting just north of 118th and B Road near Delia in Jackson County. A gun being held by a 10-year-old accidentally discharged wounding the 15-year-old in the leg. The victim was taken to a Topeka ...

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  18. Two people injured in separate hunting incidents SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Capital-Journal

    According a news release from Tim Morse, the Jackson County Sheriff, the incident was reported around 7:40 a.m. about a half mile north the intersection of 118th Street and B. Road near Delia. "The incident is believed to have occurred when three minor males were turkey hunting when a shotgun accidently discharged striking a 15-year-old male in the lower leg," the release said.

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  19. Log cabin home in Jackson County 'a complete loss' after overnight fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | The Capital-Journal

    A log cabin home in Jackson County was destroyed by an overnight fire Friday morning, Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse said. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office received a report of a structure fire around 11 p.m. Thursday night at 7466 106th Rd., just east of the small town of Delia.

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  20. Columbia Township man faces charges for inappropriate images and videos of children in his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | MLive.com

    ... and external hard drives as evidence, the statement said. Barski was arraigned Wednesday, Jan. 7, in Jackson County District Court on charges of using a computer to commit a crime and possession of child sexually abusive material. Using a computer ...

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