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  1. City Council District 8: Nathan Schmidt answers questions for voter's guideRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... that we are good stewards of taxpayer money. I bring a passion for making Topeka the best place to live and work in Kansas for all of its citizens. We have so much to offer and we have so much potential that has never been tapped. The process has ...

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  2. Longtime KTWU producer leaving station in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... with KTWU in September 1987. His main responsibility was to be a producer and reporter for a new series about Kansas and its people called "Sunflower Journeys." He started working alongside the show's other producers Jim Kelly and Bill Shaffer. ...

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  3. Gamecocks have a earn ita approach on defense; Spurrier has mixed scrimmage reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    ... done a nice job. He jumps out,” Hoke said of the 6-3, 266-pound transfer from Hutchinson Community College in Kansas. “For him being his first time being here, he fits.” Dexter Wideman, the freshman defensive end from Saluda and ...

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  4. Editorial: Adoptive parents misledRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Kansas should adopt as soon as possible a policy requiring full disclosure by state agencies and their contractors in their dealings with prospective foster parents and adopting parents. One would think that full disclosure would be the norm, but readers of The Topeka Capital-Journal and CJOnline learned Monday of a case in which a contractor that helped run the state's privatized foster care system in 2012 misled a couple who adopted three siblings.

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  5. Senate picks winners, losers among Kansas college studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    The Senate budget bill overhauling Kansas' need-based financial aid program makes winners of 1,500 private college students and generates 3,500 losers at public universities. Senate Republicans rallied around Salina Sen. Tom Arpke's strategy to cut $5.3 million in aid from universities supervised by the Kansas Board of Regents, including Kansas State University and the University of Kansas, and award that money to independent colleges operating in the state.

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  6. City government, Capital-Journal at odds over emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... and Ferguson share. Ganieany said he was acting as Brown's attorney when he sent the email, making it exempt from the Kansas Open Records Act, according to Sublet. "Luther ethically, myself ethically, anyone who works in the city attorney's office ...

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  7. Letter: Outside groups are buying city council electionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    After silencing nearly every moderate voice in our Legislature and wrecking our state finances and public education, these same groups are spending their cash hoping to buy our local elections. What do they want? Nothing much - just do to Topeka what they've done to Kansas: stall economic growth, destroy public education, silence all opposition and make sure every local decision agrees with their agenda.

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  8. K-State set for start of spring footballRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Personnel losses due to graduation take a toll on every college football team every year, but the void left by Kansas State's 2014 senior class is significant on and off the field. The talent and leadership provided by players such as B.J. Finney, Tyler Lockett, Curry Sexton, Jake Waters, Ryan Mueller, Jonathan Truman and Randall Evans is irreplaceable.

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  9. Wichita voters will choose two school board members on April 7Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... even while reducing the budget." Capps said he is running because, in a time of changing education funding in Kansas, he believes "we can not only function with our existing resources, I believe we can succeed. a I believe I can bring a fresh ...

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  10. What Wichita school board candidates have to say about the issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... understand the challenges our parents face. A. My top priority is succeeding with what we have. Education finance in Kansas is under continuous change in Topeka and most districts will see a reduction in funding. Success will come from looking at ...

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  11. Kansas Basketball Recruiting Update: Part 2Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Rock Chalk Talk

    As it gets closer and closer to top recruits making their choices, here's a look at some more impact players the Jayhawks could land. Yesterday we broke down three recruits who have Kansas high on their lists .

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  12. Parker, Pardon carry VASJ past LCC 63-50 in D...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... players scoring during the run. The lead was never threatened again. Bragg, who was watched by his coach next year at Kansas, Bill Self, said the victory capped a wonderful career. The Vikings won the title two years ago but were not the front-line ...

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  13. Local candidates submit short biographiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    ... as submitted, following the LVW rules. USD 428 School Board Susan Young It's my privilege to have been educated in Kansas, and to educate in Kansas. I attended 12 years of school at Chapman, KS. I continued, attending Emporia State University. Don ...

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  14. KTWU celebrates 50-year milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Gene Williams, executive director and general manager at KTWU, says the Topeka-based public television station is celebrating its 50th anniversary and is taking the necessary steps to ensure it will be on the air for decades to come. KTWU, which started broadcasting on Oct. 21, 1965, was the first public television station in Kansas to broadcast educational programming.

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  15. Capitol beats: 'We keep seeing good bills go down'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... point during the three-hour debate before the budget was approved last week. The firm has not yet been selected. The Kansas State Rifle Association scored a major victory when the Kansas Legislature passed SB 45, allowing people to carry concealed ...

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  16. Governora s former chief of staff lobbying for tobacco company against proposed tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... for Reynolds American, the nation's second largest tobacco company, six weeks later on Feb. 6, according to the Kansas secretary of state's office. He would not answer questions about whether he began talks with Reynolds before or after Jan. 16, ...

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  17. Parkinson's group to meet April 7Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    ... he has been an advocate for Parkinson's Disease research, treatment and awareness. In 2015, he briefly served in the Kansas House of Representatives. Though he resigned due to health complications, he was the first legislator in Kansas history to ...

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  18. Kansas Legislature debates whether to consider liquor sales expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... to state legislators over the past several years and had their case made by lobbying organization UnCork Kansas. They argue wider alcohol sales would make the market freer and be more convenient for consumers. But opponents say it would drive ...

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  19. It's Your BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... communications manager for St. Francis Health in Topeka. Prior to that, he was a broadcast journalist in northeast Kansas for many years. Bauman was the primary morning news anchor for 580-WIBW and the Kansas Radio Networks for most of two decades, ...

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  20. Business Watch: New Walgreens building to be finished by OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... the closed location, as well as restaurants at 2880 S.E. California, 3117 S.W. Topeka, 2001 N.W. Topeka and 1100 S. Kansas. An email from owners Tom and Marilyn Dobski said McDonald's Corporation had already decided to close the restaurant on S.W. ...

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