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

    Tuesday Nov 18 | 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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  2. Peck will challenge Merrick for speakerRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 15 | 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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  3. Virgil Peck will challenge Ray Merrick for speaker of Kansas HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | 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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  4. Harold Alden a Maca McClureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | 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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  5. Judge wona t allow Hoggle out to look for kidsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | 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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  6. Two women thwart attempted kidnapping of baby in Sligo Creek ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | 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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  7. Prosecutors want her to go with police; defense says she doesna t want to goRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | 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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  8. Santabarbara keeps Assembly postRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | 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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  9. Montgomery County to hold job fairs for laid-off workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | 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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  10. Man sues for injuries after accidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Attorney Robert Abdella of Gloversville filed suit in state Supreme Court in Montgomery County on Oct. 22 on behalf of Edward Bergh of Fultonville against Lorraine G. Racaniello of Fultonville. The lawsuit alleges Bergh was crossing Route 30A in the village at the York Street intersection crosswalk in a wheelchair at around 9 a.m. Sept.

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  11. Gibson, Eldridge compete for seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... he has been working with local leaders to address issues surrounding the recovery from recent flooding in Montgomery County. He said he has advocated for storm-recovery funding for local areas and has worked to lessen the chance people and property ...

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  12. Bethesda rare-historic book thief admits guilt, ordered to pay $22k in restitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    A Bethesda woman will spend the next two years scrimping and saving in attempt to fully refund her neighbor and former close friend. In June, Montgomery County Police charged Christina Wimmel, 31, with three counts of felony theft.

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  13. Officials quick to release records on strip-club raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    One of several oddities about the story of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Paul Davis being at a Coffeyville strip club when it was raided by police in 1998 was how promptly the Montgomery County officials released the police records. In most states, obtaining such records is always that quick and easy. 2 comments

  14. Letters on Amazon leaving Coffeyville, Reid, Orman, negotiating drug...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    The following letter was submitted by state Sen. Jeff King, state Rep. Jim Kelly, Montgomery County Commissioner Larry McManus and Montgomery County Action Council president Chuck Goad, all of Independence, and Coffeyville Mayor Jim Falkner: Our fears were realized last week with the announced closure of the Amazon facility in Coffeyville . We worked diligently with state, federal and other local officials to keep the operation in Coffeyville by offering Amazon the largest retention package in Kansas history.

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  15. Police: Laurel housekeeper pilfers $16K in jewelry from customers? homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | TBD.com

    ... felony theft charges. She is accused of pilfering more than $16,000 in jewelry from five residences across Montgomery County. Grosso, who owns and operates a local home cleaning company, hired Rivas-Granados in late August to help balance a sudden ...

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  16. Brownback administration official requested Davis strip club recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    Six days before the story broke that Democratic gubernatorial nominee Paul Davis was at a Coffeyville strip club when a 1998 drug raid occurred, the chief of staff for Republican Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer requested the incident records from the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office.

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  17. Use of state employee to dig up dirt on Davis raises its own ethical questionsRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | OttawaHerald.com

    We don't know who tipped off the tiny Coffeyville Journal - a small community newspaper that prints twice a week and doesn't have a website - to a 16-year-old story about gubernatorial candidate Paul Davis' visit to a Montgomery County strip club.

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  18. Strip-club smear campaign orchestrated by Sam Brownback official, says Paul DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... reports on the club raid several days before a news story broke linking Davis to the club, according to Montgomery County Sheriff's records obtained by The Eagle on Thursday through the Kansas Open Records Act. Davis, then 26 and single, was briefly ... 1 comment

  19. Iowa man dies after crash in southeast KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    An Iowa man died this weekend as the result of injuries he sustained in a two-vehicle crash in southeast Kansas, according to a Kansas Highway Patrol report. Lane Edward Marten, 47, of Battle Creek, Iowa, died at the hospital Sunday morning shortly after the crash in Montgomery County, the report said.

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  20. Davis tangled in 1998 drug raid at Kansas nightclubRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    Democratic governor nominee Paul Davis was swept up 16 years ago in a law enforcement raid on a Coffeyville strip club based on an informant's tip about alleged drug dealing, documents showed Saturday. Davis, a single 26-year-old rookie attorney not yet elected to public office, was briefly detained with others inside the club by officers of the Montgomery County Sheriff's Department.

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