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  1. Lower milk prices help drive demand for Hiland Dairy productsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... The plant, which has 150 employees, takes in 14 tanker trucks of raw milk a day every day from dairy farms all over Kansas and beyond. Over the course of a month, the plant will process 2.5 million gallons of raw milk. The plant produces much of the ...

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  2. KUa s Cliff Alexander will make his first SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Freshman power forward Cliff Alexander will make the first start of his career on Saturday when No. 10 Kansas plays host to Lafayette at 2 p.m. at Allen Fieldhouse.

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  3. Tim Bisel: Time to look back on another unforgettable sports yearRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... only sports can deliver. It was the prep version of Nigel King's tip-drill touchdown snag along the right sideline as Kansas bid for an upset against TCU a Or Kansas State senior Curry Sexton's twisting, leaping, one-handed grab in the end zone with ...

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  4. Royals tickets an incentive in Governor's Blood DriveRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    As a special incentive in Monday's Governor's Blood Drive, scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the State Capitol building , all donors will receive a pair of free tickets to a Kansas City Royals game sometime in April. Event organizers with the Community Blood Center said tickets will be distributed for random game dates, but would be mailed by mid-to-late March so that plans could be made to see the defending American League champion.

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  5. Brownback will not extend KPERS cut in budget proposalRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Shawn Sullivan, the state budget director, said the employer contribution cut made to the Kansas Public Employee Retirement System in response to a massive revenue shortfall during the current fiscal year will not be part of the Republican governor's budget proposal for the next fiscal year, which begins in July. Gov. Sam Brownback will not propose continuing cuts to state worker retirement plans in his budget plan for the next two years, a top administration official told lawmakers Friday.

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  6. Bedbugs found on 2 more floors of Docking buildingRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... no more than a handful of desks and that employees in that area had been sent home. Rebecca Proctor, director of the Kansas Organization of State Employees, said Wednesday that an employee had described to her a situation where bedbugs were crawling ...

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  7. Utah basketball: Utes aim to get back to winning against UNLVRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... best." Utah might've played its best last time out, but only for a half. The Utes ceded an 18-point halftime lead to Kansas in Kansas City before rallying all the way back. In the end, late-game execution hamstrung the Utes, resulting in a 63-60 ...

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  8. Governor Appoints Susan Mosier to lead Kansas Department of Health and EnvironmentRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Kansas Department of Health and Environment

    TOPEKA, Kan. Kansas Governor Sam Brownback today announced the nomination of Dr. Susan Mosier as Secretary for the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.

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  9. MSU Mankato star goes from walk-on to tackles leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... undefeated season and the school's first Division II championship game against Colorado State-Pueblo on Saturday in Kansas City. It's been a remarkable season for the No. 1-ranked Mavericks, who were briefly in the national spotlight when Hoffner ...

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  10. How Private Philanthropy Saved the Founders' HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | City Journal

    ... the arm!' This devoted South Carolinian wrote, remember, just a month before Congress introduced the pro-slavery Kansas-Nebraska Act, which repealed the Missouri Compromise, laid the groundwork for a transcontinental railroad (hence the talk of ...

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  11. Out & About hot tickets, Dec. 19-25Read the original story

    Thursday | The Capital-Journal

    ... and vocalist Justin Fowler, vocalist Elvin Graves Jr., guitarist Bryan Schmutz and bassist Sean Walker. The Kansas Expocentre has added 21 public ice skating sessions in Landon Arena to coincide with the holiday break for area schools and ...

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  12. Editorial: Are you prepared for winter?Read the original story

    Thursday | The Capital-Journal

    Mike Wilson was among those in Topeka cleaning up after 2 to 3 inches of snow fell on the capitol city. Wilson was cleaning up in front of 906 SW Kansas Ave. Thursday morning.

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  13. Kansas Ballet's 'Nutcracker' includes Ukraine guest starsRead the original story

    Thursday | The Capital-Journal

    Anton Kandaurov, left, and Oksana Maslova, professional dancers from Ukraine, will dance the roles of the Nutcracker Prince and Sugar Plum Fairy in the Kansas Ballet Company's productions of "The Nutcracker" at 7 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday at the Topeka Performing Arts Center, 214 S.E. 8th. A 40-piece orchestra and professional ballet stars from Ukraine will join a cadre of northeast Kansas dancers to perform the Kansas Ballet Company's second annual production of "The Nutcracker" this weekend at the Topeka Performing Arts Center.

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  14. Dec. 2 test confirmed Docking had bedbug, emails showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Capital-Journal

    The Kansas Department of Revenue received notification at the beginning of the month a bedbug had been found in the Docking State Office Building, records show, as the state confirmed Friday bedbugs have now been found on at least three floors. Revenue spokeswoman Jeannine Koranda said the insect had been dead for some time, however, which is why no action was taken.

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  15. Semitrailer overturns near HoltonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Southbound US-75 highway was reduced to one lane north of Topeka for more than two hours Friday because of an overturned semitrailer, said Kimberly Qualls, spokeswoman for the Kansas Department of Transportation. The crash happened about 8:15 a.m. Friday, Qualls said.

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  16. At Home Living: Make your feathered friends want to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... discovered your hospitality it's your turn to learn who they are. A great resource for new "birders" is The Guide to Kansas Birds and Birding Hotspots, by Bob Gress and Pete Janzen. Bird identification is based on silhouettes, colors and birdcalls. ...

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  17. Will Sen. Moran jump from GOP leadership to a Cruz caucusa ?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Jerry Moran of Kansas was one of only 11 Republican senators who teamed up this month with tea party favorite Ted Cruz on three votes intended to stall or defeat the $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill - a failed but headline-grabbing maneuver that put him at odds with GOP leadership. Moran's move raised some eyebrows on Capitol Hill, especially given that he'd spent the past two years as part of that same leadership team and had voted in favor of the last trillion-dollar spending bill, in January.

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  18. Oil producers plot uncertain future as prices plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    When crude prices were high, Kansas oilman Robert Murdock made plans to drill 20 new wells next year. Not anymore.

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  19. Men's Basketball Weekend Preview - 12.19.14Patriot...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Patriot League

    ... for the second time this year when it faces Mount St. Mary's. *Tough road tests Saturday include Lafayette at No. 10 Kansas, Boston University at Dayton and Lehigh at Arizona State. *Three teams take the court on Sunday, with Army hosting Maine, ...

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  20. State to audit proposed bond issuance to finance city's Heartland Park purchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Sen. Anthony Hensley, D-Topeka, a member of the Kansas Legislative Post-Audit Committee, requested that the Post-Audit division investigate the legality and reasoning for issuing STAR bonds to the city of Topeka for purchasing Heartland Park Topeka racetrack. The state of Kansas will conduct an audit to look into whether the issuance of STAR bonds to finance the city of Topeka's purchase of Heartland Park Topeka meets state requirements, legislative post auditor Scott Frank said Friday.

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