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  1. Jurors in Rosario trial hear victim describe hours of physical, sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Filip Chase Rosario, right, who on Monday was in Jackson County District Court with his defense attorney Ron Evans, is charged with attempted capital murder, two counts of aggravated criminal sodomy, two counts of rape, aggravated kidnapping, aggravated battery and criminal threat - all felonies. Filip Rosario is charged with attempted capital murder, two counts of aggravated criminal sodomy, two counts of rape, aggravated kidnapping, aggravated battery and criminal threat - all felonies.

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  2. Prosecutor: Topeka man Felip Chase Rosario sexually assaulted...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Filip Chase Rosario suspected his girlfriend of several months was having an affair with a co-worker, and on Dec. 19, 2013, after she put her 5-year-old daughter to bed, he back-handed her in the face, sexually assaulted her, slapped her, and punched her in the side, the Jackson County Attorney told jurors Monday. "Tick tock, tick tock," Shawna Miller, the prosecutor, quoted Rosario as saying to the victim.

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  3. Census Bureau: Shawnee County population drops for second straight yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Capital-Journal

    ... decreased by 19 in Wabaunsee County and 146 in Osage County and rose by 31 in Jefferson County, 166 in Jackson County, 227 in Pottawatomie County and 1,782 in Douglas County. The Census Bureau is charged with taking a count of the U.S. population ...

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  4. Jackson County pursuit sends Denison man to the hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    One man was sent to the hospital after taking officers on a 25 minute police chase through Jackson County just after 5:00 Friday evening. A Jackson County Deputy attempted to initiate a traffic stop on a 1985 Dodge pickup near 222nd and R.4 Road southeast of Holton when a vehicle pursuit ensued.

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  5. Driver ejected from vehicle, ending Jackson County pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Capital-Journal

    A 49-year-old driver was ejected from his vehicle Friday after leading Jackson County authorities on a lengthy pursuit, officials said. Sheriff Tim Morse said a deputy tried about 5:30 p.m. to initiate a traffic stop on a 1985 Dodge pickup truck near 222nd and R.4 Road, southeast of Holton.

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  6. Horton man charged with sex crimes against a child waives preliminary hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Capital-Journal

    ... stories, Hill said Bond concocted an "elaborate scheme" to lure a child from a home in Brown County to Jackson County, where he assaulted the child at a Holton hotel. Bond's attorney, Andrew DeLaney, of Hiawatha, in February had asked for a ...

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  7. More Charges Against Man Accused Of Shooting At VehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    The Topeka Capital-Journal reports 51-year-old Cory Huff originally was charged with attempted intentional second-degree murder, discharge of a firearm at an occupied vehicle and reckless driving. Jackson County Attorney Shawna Miller has filed an amended complaint to add two more counts of attempted second-degree murder and another count of discharge of a firearm at an occupied vehicle.

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  8. Topeka man charged with shooting at vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... the 94th Street intersection Wednesday afternoon. The motive wasn't clear and no injuries have been reported. Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse says Huff was arrested later Wednesday. He is being held at the Jackson County jail.

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  9. Additional charges filed against Topeka man who allegedly shot at motoristsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | The Capital-Journal

    Cory D. Huff, 51, was originally charged with two counts of attempted intentional second-degree murder, discharge of a firearm at an occupied vehicle and reckless driving, all in Jackson County. An amended complaint adding two more counts of attempted second-degree murder has been filed in the case of a Topeka man who allegedly fired shots at motorists on US-75 highway.

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  10. Clay County's Barker named LKC PoyRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... to bounce back this year. She led Ravenswood to the regional co-finals and capped her final season at the Jackson County school by putting up 22 points, seven rebounds and about 2.5 assists and steals an outing. Both Barker and Miller had one ...

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  11. Denison man arrested for multiple burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office reports 44 year old Stoney Hards was brought in for a number of residential burglaries in Denison. He's alleged to have burglarized one home several times, including once on Tuesday.

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  12. Denison man arrested after multiple burglaries at single residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Capital-Journal

    In a news release, Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse said authorities served a search warrant at the home of Stoney B. Hards at 19575 W. Road north of Denison. Morse said Hards was arrested in connection with burglarizing a single residence multiple times, including once this past Tuesday.

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  13. Possibility of fires increases as humidity dropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Capital-Journal

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has issued a Red Flag warning for counties along and north of Dickinson and Jackson counties. A Red Flag warning is issued when humidity drops below 20 percent and winds gust up to 25 miles per hour, making ideal conditions for fires, according to Emily Heller, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Topeka.

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  14. Authorities: Man in stolen car leads multiple agencies on pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Capital-Journal

    ... 5 p.m. when an Atchison County sheriff's deputy tried to stop a vehicle that didn't have a registration tag. Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse said in a news release late Thursday the vehicle, a Nissan Armada, had been stolen from an Atchison car ...

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  15. Grass Fire Destroys 100-Year-Old HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    On Wednesday Jackson County Firefighters responded to a grass fire that had burned out of control around 1 p.m. The fire broke out at four miles south of Highway 16 and one miles west of K-62. One of the destroyed structures was a vacant home that was more than 100 years old.

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  16. Crews battle out of control grass fire in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Fire crews in Jackson County responded to an out of control grass fire early Wednesday afternoon that destroyed and damaged multiple structures. Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse tells KSNT News taht around 1 p.m. Jackson County Firefighters responded to 2385 198th Road in rural Solider.

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  17. Grass fire near Soldier destroys two buildings, damages to othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Capital-Journal

    A legal grass fire that got out of control Wednesday afternoon destroyed two buildings and damaged two others near Soldier in northwest Jackson County, said Sheriff Tim Morse. No one was hurt.

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  18. Holton superintendent Dennis Stones uses social media to speak out against school cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | The Capital-Journal

    Dennis Stones admits he didn't really know what kind of reaction he would receive when he used social media to convey his thoughts on recent school finance proposals put forth by Kansas lawmakers and Gov. Sam Brownback. "It was big," said Stones, superintendent of Holton Unified School District 336, describing the Feb. 9 Facebook post, detailing how cuts in state aid to schools would negatively impact the Jackson County district, how local option budgets work and why there are funding weightings for students.

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  19. New Quail Forever Chapter for Kansas Counties: Jackson and JeffersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | AmmoLand

    Continued habitat loss and declines in bobwhite quail populations in Jackson and Jefferson counties motivated a local group to form the K-16 Chapter of Quail Forever. The chapter's goals include addressing local concerns for the species through public awareness, education, fundraising, habitat improvements, and passing on the conservation and hunting heritage.

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  20. Preliminary hearing continued for man charged with sex crimes against childRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    A preliminary hearing for a Horton man charged with sex crimes against a child in Holton has been continued until March, said Jackson County Attorney Shawna Miller. Dallas Bond, 20, is charged with rape, aggravated indecent liberties with a child, aggravated kidnapping, two counts of sexual exploitation of a child and aggravated endangering of a child.

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