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  1. Kay Arvin recalled as a a woman of courageaRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... during a private memorial service at a cemetery near Pretty Prairie and not far from where she grew up in Pratt County. Nola Foulston remembers that well. The former Sedgwick County District Attorney recalled how she would announce her name whenever ...

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  2. Kansas, Nebraska Ranches Earn BIF AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Beef Magazine

    ... and Carla graduated from Kansas State University in 1982, when they got married and began farming in eastern Pratt County near Preston, KS. They started with two irrigated circles, two dryland quarters and about 300 acres of grass, which they used ...

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  3. Pratt man charged with murder in January death of babyRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... girl, who was severely shaken between Jan. 11 and Jan. 14, according to a charging document filed in Pratt County. Upon the request of Pratt County Attorney Kenneth Van Blaricum, the Attorney General's Office will prosecute the case. Sponaugle made ...

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  4. Pratt shelters unclaimed petsRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2008 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... one glass case that was sitting there, with this fish tank sitting on it," said Alice Bailey, manager of the Pratt County Humane Society, which is caring for that fish and the approximately 100 other animals that were found after the tornado. The ...

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  5. Pratt shelters unclaimed petsRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2008 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... one glass case that was sitting there, with this fish tank sitting on it," said Alice Bailey, manager of the Pratt County Humane Society, which is caring for that fish and the approximately 100 other animals that were found after the tornado. The ...

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  6. Luxury Auction in KansasRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    A nearly 160-acre equestrian property, previously listed for $3.5 million, will go to auction without a reserve price in June.-Stefanos Chen Patrick Barker, a general surgeon, is selling this approximately 157-acre property in Pratt County, Kan., at absolute auction on June 3 with Grand Estates Auction Company.

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  7. Girl, 3, in protective custody after Wichita father prompts vehicle pursuitRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... into jail on suspicion of aggravated child endangerment, possession of opiates, fleeing and eluding and for a Pratt County warrant, sheriff's Lt. David Mattingly said. The office gave this account: At 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, deputies tried to stop a ...

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  8. Pratt Community CollegeRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | IHigh

    ... PCC campus. This informational session is designed to provide new and ... More Community Info. City of Pratt Pratt County Chamber of Commerce Pratt Community College Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks Miss Kansas Pageant. Communities. ...

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  9. Two killed in crash near PrattRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    A dispatcher with the Kansas Highway Patrol said the wreck occurred in the 10 o'clock hour on K-61 in Pratt County.

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  10. 2 people killed in Pratt County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | KAKE

    The crash happened around 10:30 Friday morning on K-61 between Pratt and Preston, and involved a car and a pickup truck. The driver of the pickup was not hurt, but both people inside the car were killed. Names have not yet been released.

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  11. Strong winds prompt flight delays, cancellations in WichitaRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    Monday's strong winds prompted airlines to cancel or delay more than a dozen flights into or out of Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport.

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  12. Carolee Webster 1935 - 2014Read the original story

    Apr 21, 2014 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... her husband to Munden, Macksville, Cunningham, and Pratt where she has resided since 1973. She worked at Pratt County Hospital, Foreman Pipeline Industries, Eubank Veterinary Clinic and at the Sanders Agency in Pratt. She was a member of the Pratt ...

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  13. Pratt mom charged in fire that killed two sonsRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... two counts of aggravated endangering a child for the fire that killed her sons, Jayce and Jasper, on Dec. 23, Pratt County Attorney Ken Van Blaricum said Friday. Ibarra was arrested Thursday and released on a $15,000 bond, Van Blaricum said. He said ...

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  14. Pratt mom charged in fire that killed 2 sonsRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | SFGate

    ... two counts of aggravated endangering a child for the fire that killed her sons, Jayce and Jasper, on Dec. 23, Pratt County Attorney Ken Van Blaricum said Friday. Ibarra was arrested Thursday and released on a $15,000 bond, Van Blaricum said. He said ...

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  15. Pratt mother charged in fire that killed her twin sonsRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... said Friday. Destry Ibarra was arrested Thursday, booked into jail and released on a $15,000 bond, said Pratt County Attorney Ken Van Blaricum. The Wichita Eagle welcomes your comments on news of the day. The more voices engaged in conversation, the ...

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  16. Prosecutor: Decision on Pratt fire that killed twin boys is coming FridayRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    The Pratt County prosecutor said he will announce his decision Friday on whether to file a charge in a Dec. 23 house fire that killed twin boys.

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  17. Twister timeRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2014 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... more than 200 miles per hour accompanied this storm. Other killer tornadoes occurred that day with a death in Pratt County and another in Stafford County. Some of these monster twisters were nearly two miles wide. Eleven tornadoes occurred May 4. ...

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  18. SCHLAGECK: Twister time in KansasRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... more than 200 miles per hour accompanied this storm. Other killer tornadoes occurred that day with a death in Pratt County and another in Stafford County. Some of these monster twisters were nearly two miles wide. Eleven tornadoes occurred May 4. ...

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  19. Twister time is here againRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Hays Daily News

    ... speeds of more than 200 mph accompanied the storm. Other killer tornadoes occurred that day with a death in Pratt County and another in Stafford County. Some of the monster twisters were nearly 2 miles wide. Eleven tornadoes occurred May 4. The next ...

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  20. Man arrested in string of burglaries in Pratt CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | KAKE

    The Pratt County Sheriff's Office is investigating a string of burglaries. One person is in custody and more arrests could follow.

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