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  1. Pompeo deserves thanksRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Hays Daily News

    As a Montgomery County farmer and president of Kansas Farm Bureau, I'm writing to thank Rep. Mike Pompeo for introducing a bill supporting farmers, American agriculture and safe, affordable food. I'm frustrated by the attacks against genetically modified crops and those of us who use them, which is why I want to thank Pompeo for standing up for us.

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  2. The progressive war on ChristmasRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | LEO Weekly

    ... despite the fact that Pew Research states that 78 percent of our population is Christian. This year the Montgomery County, Maryland, school district decided to eliminate Christmas and all religious holidays from its calendar. Why? Apparently, a few ...

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  3. Caregiver beats, threatens to kill special needs resident at highly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | TBD.com

    ... Services for Autistic Adults and Children, Inc. (CSAAC). According to charging documents filed in Montgomery County District Court, on Oct. 9, a female resident grabbed a behavioral specialist's wrist and shouted, "Man, man." The resident, who ...

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  4. Roommate arrested in stabbing death in North BethesdaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Gazette.net

    ... Chong Park, 67, dead in their apartment Tuesday with a large knife sticking out of her back, according to Montgomery County police. Detectives found a journal, believed to belong to Sanders-Campfield, near the suspect's bed in which she had written ...

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  5. Police: Accused murderer thought victim was practicing witchcraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Washington Times

    A woman accused of fatally stabbing her female roommate in their Bethesda apartment believed the victim was evil and practiced witchcraft. Montgomery County police announced details of the homicide Wednesday after charging Rita Narcissa Sanders-Campfield , 53, with first-degree murder in connection with the death of 67-year-old Chong Park .

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  6. Kansas Farm Bureau elects new president, boardRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Manhattan Mercury

    Richard Felts of Montgomery County, near the city of Liberty, was elected president after the retirement of Steve Baccus, who had led the organization for the past 12 years.

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  7. Coffeyville finds silver lining to Amazon departureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... funds don't make up for the loss of about 800 jobs and an estimated $18.6 million annual payroll in Montgomery County. Amazon was Coffeyville's largest employer. Employers from southeast Kansas will be at a job fair from 1 to 9 p.m. Dec. 18 in ...

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  8. The Star prefers Amazon's robots to Amazon's Kansas workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Pitch

    ... of Coffeyville by February. That struggling community spent $3.5 million a decade ago to keep Amazon in Montgomery County. Now, leaders are mulling whether to stiff Amazon for the last $60,000 in its incentive package. It sounds like a "Whatever, ...

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  9. Amazon delivers gloom, doom to small Kansas townRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Hays Daily News

    ... College campus, Amazon workers trickled in to look over what was available to them. About 200 jobs in Montgomery County -- ranging from lathe operator to fertilizer salesman -- are waiting to be filled, said Stacia Meek, executive director of the ...

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  10. Amazon move has Kansas county feeling boxed inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Business Journal

    ... affect more than 630 employees and hundreds of temporary workers in the area come January and February. Montgomery County officials say it could raise the county's unemployment rate from 4.8 percent in October to more than 6.5 percent - the highest ...

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  11. Amazon delivery to one small Kansas town: gloom and angerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... College campus, Amazon workers trickled in to look over what was available to them. About 200 jobs in Montgomery County - ranging from lathe operator to fertilizer salesman - are waiting to be filled, said Stacia Meek, executive director of the ...

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  12. Pharmacist smuggled more than 7,000 Hydrocodone pills from Md. Giant pharmacy, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    ... and ensure patient safety is accused of breaking the law and breaching the medical code of ethics. Montgomery County Police have charged Parvin Ossareh, 51, with the disappearance of more than 7,300 tablets of Hydrocodone, a powerful and highly ...

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  13. Peck will challenge Merrick for speakerRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | Hays Daily News

    ... best possible solutions for Kansas citizens and businesses," Peck wrote in an email. Peck, who lives in Montgomery County near the Oklahoma border, has served in the Legislature since 2005 and serves as chairman of the Transportation and Public ...

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  14. Virgil Peck will challenge Ray Merrick for speaker of Kansas HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... best possible solutions for Kansas citizens and businesses," Peck wrote in an e-mail. Peck, who lives in Montgomery County near the Oklahoma border, has served in the Legislature since 2005 and currently serves as chair of the Transportation and ...

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  15. Harold Alden a Maca McClureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | DigitalBURG

    ... American Legion Post 131, VFW Post 2513 and the Patriot Guards. He was born Aug. 15, 1924, in rural Montgomery County, Kansas, the son of Leo Plato and Olive (Bear) McClure. He was united in marriage to Bobbie Jean Johnson on July 3, 1947, in ...

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  16. Judge wona t allow Hoggle out to look for kidsRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Gazette.net

    The Clarksburg woman accused of abducting her two children - who remain missing after two months - will remain at a state mental facility for evaluation. A judge on Thursday denied a request from prosecutors that she be released into police custody, so she might lead police officers to her children, Montgomery County District Court Judge Eugene Wolfe ruled that since it was unclear if Catherine Hoggle, 27, is competent to stand trial on abduction and neglect charges, she can't be competent to voluntarily go with police.

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  17. Two women thwart attempted kidnapping of baby in Sligo Creek ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    ... pushed the stroller in the other, but Holmes reportedly followed. According to charging documents filed in Montgomery County District Court, Holmes was offended by the nanny's attempts to flee. In response, police say he became angry and aggressive, ...

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  18. Prosecutors want her to go with police; defense says she doesna t want to goRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Gazette.net

    The Clarksburg woman accused of abducting her two children - who remain missing after two months - will remain at a state mental facility for evaluation. A judge on Thursday denied a request from prosecutors that she be released into police custody, so she might lead police officers to her children, Montgomery County District Court Judge Eugene Wolfe ruled that since it was unclear if Catherine Hoggle, 27, is competent to stand trial on abduction and neglect charges, she can't be competent to voluntarily go with police.

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  19. Santabarbara keeps Assembly postRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... about, like fully funding our schools, lowering taxes and creating new jobs." Unofficial results from the Montgomery County Board of Elections show Vroman carried the county with 6,825 votes to Santabarbara's 5,182. Unofficial results show Vroman ...

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  20. Montgomery County to hold job fairs for laid-off workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    Montgomery County in southeast Kansas is holding job fairs in the coming months following the recent announcement that Amazon will close its warehouse in Coffeyville early next year. There will be a job fair from 1 to 9 p.m. Nov. 20 at Nellis Hall at Coffeyville Community College.

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