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  1. FHSU's presidential historyRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    ... -- Gustad Drive, road connecting main campus with west side of campus across Big Creek; road was elevated through a Kansas Department of Transportation enhancement project with a three-bay box bridge and named for Gustad by his successor, Gerald ...

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  2. Did you know?Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    ... a university in 1977 early in Gerald W. Tomanek's presidency. Before that, the institution was called Fort Hays Kansas State College, the fourth name for the school that began as Western branch of the Kansas Normal School in 1902. It was renamed the ...

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  3. Yes, it was coldRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    It's going to remain cooler-than-normal in the coming days, but that's still a far cry from the painfully cold days earlier this month. In fact, the eight days of November recently passed were the coldest on record in Hays, and records at the Kansas State University Agricultural Research Center date back to 1902.

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  4. Out of control: FSU, OSU just win, babyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... and releases its rankings Tuesday? The committee nicked TCU last week, dropping it a spot after it struggled to beat Kansas and talked about how the Horned Frogs didn't control the game. Meanwhile, Alabama jumped to No. 1 because it did control the ...

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  5. Giving brightens seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... or mailed to Share the Season, Wichita Community Foundation, 301 N. Main, Suite 100, Wichita, KS 67202. The Eagle and Kansas.com also are readying the annual holiday wish list for publication on Nov. 30. It's a great way for nonprofit social service ...

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  6. Opinion LineRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... a respected expert from MIT when you're needed and "some analyst not on staff" when you are not. For speaker of the Kansas House, Republicans will choose between Ray Merrick, who claims government workers such as himself produce nothing, and Virgil ...

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  7. So they saidRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... thing. And it wouldn't be prolonged." - Senate Ways and Means Committee Chairman Ty Masterson, R-Andover, quoted by Kansas Public Radio about the possibility of using more highway funding to balance the state budget "I don't have a comment about his ...

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  8. Jeff Korsmo and Hugh Tappan: Sign up for health insurance coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... who are uninsured lack adequate access to health care, leading to later diagnoses and poorer outcomes. We need a "Kansas solution" - not just for the expansion of Medicaid in our state (although we strongly believe this is in Kansas' best interest ...

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  9. Letters on Merrick, public sector, pension woes, teacher efficiency, Obama immigration reformRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... how to plug budget hole," Nov. 16 Eagle). What a great morale builder. Doesn't Merrick get a check from the state of Kansas, and isn't he on its pension plan? Was he ever employed as a member of emergency services and allowed to work a 40-hour week ...

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  10. Mentor programs help teens through rough timesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... encourage employees to have a healthy work-life balance and be involved in the community. While the business of the Kansas Volunteer Commission isn't to directly recruit people to give of their time and resources, the organization is tasked with ...

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  11. United Way turns focus to community's needsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... Health. "Eat," "move" and "live" are the key words in the United Way's campaign to fight adult obesity. In northeast Kansas, 31.2 percent of adults fall into the obese category. Excess weight can contribute to heart disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes ...

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  12. Volunteers are key to preserving Kansas historyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Approximately 200 volunteers donate their time and talent to support the KSHS mission of assisting people in understanding and appreciating Kansas heritage and how it relates to their lives. Joy Brennan, program coordinator for KSHS, is responsible for the staffing and scheduling of volunteers at its two Topeka sites - the Kansas Museum of History and the Capitol.

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  13. Winners and losers from CFB Week 13Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NFL

    ... fall thanks to this superb Oklahoma true freshman. The Sooners apparently went retro Saturday for their game against Kansas, completing just three passes while relying on a ground-and-pound attack of Perine, Perine and more Perine against Kansas. ...

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  14. Central Plains defeats Hanover 42-30, claims titleRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | KCTV5

    Senior wide receiver Layne Bieberle caught two touchdowns and dashed 45 yards for another score with 1:03 remaining to help Central Plains beat Hanover 42-30 in Kansas' Eight-Man Division I championship game on Saturday in Newton. Central Plains , a consolidation of former state power Claflin and Quivira Heights, won its first championship.

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  15. College football: UCLA claims L.A. supremacy over USCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marin Independent Journal

    ... into four turnovers. Oklahoma true freshman running back Samaje Perine ran for 427 yards and five touchdowns against Kansas, breaking the single-game FBS rushing record set by Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon a week earlier. "It's still surreal," Perine ...

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  16. Rushing record falls again as Oklahoma's Perine sets markRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    No. 23 Oklahoma 44, Kansas 7: Oklahoma freshman Samaje Perine set a major college record by running for 427 yards in a driving rainstorm, scoring five touchdowns to lead the host Sooners. A week after Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon set the mark by rushing for 408 yards against Nebraska, Perine broke it.

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  17. Tepper's Take: Nov. 20Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Texasfootball.com

    ... ahead, you point to the fact that they've already played the toughest teams in the conference (Baylor, Oklahoma and Kansas State) and escaped with just one loss. Both sides seem dead-set on declaring this "clear-cut" and "obvious", but the truth is ...

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  18. Layne Bieberle of the Central Plains High School Oilers goes up for a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    ... a pair of touchdown passes to Evan Zabokrtsky and one to Cody Rengstorf, who left the game with a knee injury. Kansas Eight-Man Division I State Championship Saturday Newton Fischer Field CENTRAL PLAINS 42, HANOVER 30 Hanover 6 8 8 8 - 30 Central ...

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  19. Pre-trial hearing set for man charged with assault, batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... violated his bond. On Oct. 17, Guzman was in the custody of Immigration and Naturalization Services, according to the Kansas Adult Supervised Population Electronic Repository.

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  20. Teenager Killed In Jefferson Co. Wreck Identified, 6 Sent To HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WIBW-TV Topeka

    Kansas Highway Patrol confirms that 17 year old Hunter Levi Terrell of Mclouth, Kansas died after a car crash along K-16 and Rawlings Road just one mile east of US-59 around 4:33 P.M. Saturday. KHP officials say Terrell, who was driving a 2007 Honda in the westbound lane, passed a vehicle in front of him and lost control after attempting to get back into his lane and hit an oncoming vehicle, driven by 26 year old Carolanne Todd of Oskaloosa.

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