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  1. Week 5 computerized high school football predictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    The Capital-Journal's weekly high school football computerized rankings are based on a statistical formula that assigns a power index rating to every team in Kansas. The rating is determined largely by the amount of points a team scores and the relative strength of the opponent against whom those points were scored.

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  2. Mission Hills resident Bert Berkley being honored with Robert...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Prairire Village Post

    ... barring Jewish and black residents. Berkley also had the vision to found the Local Investment Commission (LINC) , a Kansas City community collaborative to improve the lives of children and families. The collaborative involves numbers neighborhood ...

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  3. Republicans Are On The Verge Of Two Major Defeats In One Of The Reddest Of Red StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Republicans are trailing in two races with national implications in Kansas, according to a new USA Today/Suffolk University poll released Wednesday. Both US Sen. Pat Roberts, a Republican senator who has been in office since 1997, and Gov. Sam Brownback, a first-term governor running for re-election, are trailing their respective challengers in the poll.

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  4. Medicinal plant garden slates fall tourRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    The annual fall tour of the University of Kansas Native Medicinal Plant Research Garden will be at 10 a.m. Saturday. The garden, at 1865 E. 1600 Road, north of Lawrence, includes research plantings, a large show garden, the KU Student Farm and a collaboration with the University of California-Davis on the Kansan brood of 17-year cicadas, due to emerge in 2015.

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  5. Meet the new boss: Brown sworn in as police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... Attorney Chad Taylor, city Councilwoman Karen Hiller, Topeka Fire Chief Greg Bailey and Maj. Gen. Lee Tafanelli, Kansas adjutant general. Brown's annual salary as chief will be $142,500, compared with $113,119 for the previous chief, Ron Miller. ...

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  6. Foster Farms Offers Award for Chickens Killed at California PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... states suggests economic growth in the region will slow down in the months ahead. A survey report issued Wedn... Kansas says its tax collections fell $21 million short of expectations in September. The lower-than-anticipated collections were ...

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  7. Farm tour will include Janzen Family FarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hillsboro Star-Journal

    A central Kansas Oct. 11 farm tour organized by Kansas Farmers Union will include a stop at Janzen Family Farms.

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  8. Lectures to commemorate Mennonite immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hillsboro Star-Journal

    ... ersary of the Mennonite Heritage and Agricultural Museum, and of the 140th anniversary of the immigration of numerous Kansas Mennonites who came from Russia in 1874. [MORE]

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  9. Report: Amazon To Close Kansas Shipping CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WIBW-TV Topeka

    KOTV in Tulsa reports that Amazon confirmed the closure of their shipping center in Coffeyville. It's set to shut down in February 2015.

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  10. Paleologos on the Poll: KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | USA Today

    When you think of Kansas politics, you think Republican. The state includes just 24% registered Democrats, while 44% of Kansans are Republican, and 32% are unaffiliated, or independent, who usually vote Republican.

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  11. Poll: For the GOP - What's the matter with Kansas?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | USA Today

    Independent candidate Greg Orman leads veteran Republican Sen. Pat Roberts by 46%-41% in Kansas' surprising Senate race, a new USA TODAY/Suffolk Poll finds. GOP Gov. Sam Brownback trails Democrat Paul Davis.

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  12. KU frat suspended over reported sexual assault at partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | KCTV5

    The University of Kansas has placed a fraternity on interim suspension following allegations of sexual assault during a party. The university said the reported attack happened over the weekend at Kappa Sigma fraternity.

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  13. Photographs of rural life in China on exhibit in FHSU's Memorial UnionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    ... "Thus, I focus on the older parts of China's villages." The parts of China his photos capture are similar to Kansas in weather, the lay of the land, the rolling hills and farming, said Campbell. The most remote village Campbell visited with his ...

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  14. Streetside: Equip-Bid's auction of state-seized sex toysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Pitch

    Look north from where the 12th Street Bridge dumps you into the West Bottoms, and you'll see a trapezoidal brick warehouse. Its occupant is Equip-Bid Auctions , and according to its owner, Andy O'Hanlon, it's the largest auction company in Kansas City.

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  15. Bob's NFL First Quarterly ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WHAM-AM Rochester

    ... this accolade on Sunday night at New England. The Patriots will be ready to play coming off an embarrassing loss in Kansas CityHonorable mention Seattle, San Diego, Arizona and Denver. on defense (allowing 451.3 YPG). Probably will win a game or two ...

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  16. Arts rally slated for Monday in WichitaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    The Coalition for Kansas Arts, a group of Kansans who support public funding for the arts, will host a rally and press conference at 5:30 p.m. Monday to ask to restore state funding for the arts. The event will be at the Adobe Event Center, 1330 E. Douglas, Wichita.

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  17. Officials seek new county hospitalRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    That's the way Phillips County Hospital CEO David Engel sees the situation. And after multiple meetings with members of the county located along the Kansas-Nebraska border, Engel is pleased with the plan county voters will decide on during the general election Nov. 4. Phillips County Hospital, located in Phillipsburg, is seeking a $25.9 million, 30-year bond to build a new facility.

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  18. Federal Trade Commission, Leawood bitcoin company negotiatingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    A Kansas-based bitcoin company that has been sued by federal authorities is negotiating to determine if it can resume some operations. The Federal Trade Commission's recently filed complaint in U.S. District Court in Kansas City alleges Butterfly Labs defrauded more than 20,000 customers out of between $20 million to $50 million.

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  19. Wichita, Topeka, Kansas City in elevated tornado risk zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Storm Prediction Center has projected a 5 percent chance of tornadoes for a large segment of eastern Kansas and a sliver of western Missouri that includes Wichita, Kansas City and Topeka. That may not sound like much, but weather officials are still urging residents to pay attention to conditions later today and seek shelter if severe weather threatens.

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  20. Road work underway on U.S. 54 between Andover and AugustaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The Kansas Department of Transportation is doing a concrete patching project from the east city limits of Andover to the west city limits of Augusta, state officials said in a prepared statement. One lane for eastbound traffic and one lane for westbound traffic will remain open during the $12.2 million project, which is scheduled to be completed by December barring weather delays.

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