Kansas Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Kansas House approves variety of election changesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Sen. Anthony Hensley, D-Topeka, speaks to members of the media after the senate abruptly called off plans to debate a tax package Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Topeka, Kan. Top Republicans in the GOP-dominated Kansas Senate canceled its first scheduled debate Thursday on raising taxes to erase a projected budget shortfall, just before lawmakers scuttled out of the Statehouse for an extended holiday weekend.

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  2. Main, Meridian intersection opensRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ark Valley News

    ... The Valley Center City Council on May 19 approved a $23,000 project change order to pay for the removal of abandoned Kansas Gas Service pipes in the construction zone. City engineer Josh Golka said the city has an ordinance that requires utility ...

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  3. Westar Energy Inc Declares $0.36 Quarterly DividendRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... NYSE:WR ) provides electric generation, transmission and distribution services to approximately 690,000 customers in Kansas. Westar Energy provides these services in central and northeastern Kansas, including the cities of Topeka, Lawrence, ...

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  4. High school track regional results from around KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | VarsityKansas.com

    The race to become one of more than 3,400 qualifiers for the Kansas high school track championships begin Thursday with regional meets around the state. The rest of the regionals will be held Friday.

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  5. Kansas Voter Suppression Architect Prepares To Use Criminal Prosecution In His Intimidation EffortsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    A bill that could head to the Kansas governor's desk this week would give Secretary of State Kris Kobach the authority to prosecute cases of voter fraud. If signed, the legislation would grant him even more power to make voting a political issue and to intimidate and suppress voters from participating in elections.

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  6. The E.W. Scripps Company | Wichita, KSRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The E.W. Scripps Company is the market leader in Wichita, Kansas and is currently looking to grow its radio sales team.

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  7. Stars of NHRA rooting for HPT survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... to purchase the track recently fell through, the facility could be headed for permanent closure after this weekend's Kansas Nationals, which are being run by the NHRA. To a driver, the NHRA stars enter this weekend hoping against hope that there is ...

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  8. Former Top Fuel champion Langdon battles onRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... but thrived in the season-opener at Pomona, Calif., winning the Top Fuel title, and Langdon enters this weekend's Kansas Nationals at Heartland Park Topeka a solid fifth in points. "We've definitely had our ups and downs," Langdon said. "We've had a ...

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  9. Hagan looking for Topeka turnaround at Kansas NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... Dodge Charger R/T for Don Schumacher, is still looking for his first trip to the finals at HPT as he heads into the Kansas Nationals Friday through Sunday. "Topeka hasn't been real kind to me," said Hagan, who notched his second championship last ...

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  10. Kansas Senate's GOP leaders cancel debate on tax increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | SFGate

    Kansas Senators Julia Lynn, left, R-Olathe; Jeff Melcher, center, R-Leawood, and Ty Masterson, R-Andover, huddle after a meeting of Republican senators, Thursday, May 21, 2015, at the Statehouse in Topeka, Kan. GOP senators are split over proposals for raising taxes to close a projected budget shortfall.

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  11. Kansas utility says it can't afford to hire someone to straighten out its financesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    A small water utility that claims it can't afford a bookkeeper will have to find a way to hire one, the Kansas Corporation Commission decided Thursday. The KCC ordered in April that Howison Heights, which serves about 62 customers near Salina, would have to hire a bookkeeper using money from utility owner Tim Howison's salary and pay $1,000 in refunds to its customers monthly.

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  12. K-State's Mittie promotes Hoyt-Capra to assistant coachRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Manhattan Mercury

    Staff reports Kansas State women's basketball head coach Jeff Mittie announced Thursday morning the promotion of Jacie Hoyt-Capra to assistant coach on his 2015-16 coaching staff. Hoyt-Capra served on Mittie's inaugural staff last sea Kansas State women's basketball head coach Jeff Mittie announced Thursday morning the promotion of Jacie Hoyt-Capra to assistant coach on his 2015-16 coaching staff.

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  13. EPA approach will hurt KansansRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Manhattan Mercury

    ... r plants and wants governors across the country to close the coal-fired plants in their states. Such a move could hit Kansas hard.

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  14. Charlie's Inside Corner: Change for 6A, 5A footballRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    The Kansas State High School Activities Association has approved a change for 6A and 5A football teams in 2016.

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  15. Wetlands Waterpark opens this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    ... park. Since 2005, the city has billed the Wetlands at Great Bend as one of the premier water parks in the state of Kansas. It features slides, spray features, swimming pool with a divided shallow end separated by floating features, climbing wall, a ...

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  16. Post Lottery Mock Drafts: Chris McCollough, Cliff Alexander, Terry Rozier top round-upRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Nets Daily

    ... of Syracuse and shooting guard Rashad Vaughn of UNLV are likely picks along with power forward Cliff Anderson of Kansas and point guard Delon Wright of Utah (if he's still around) also get some votes. ESPN's Chad Ford has the Nets taking Rozier, ...

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  17. Brownback's Mission Is A FailureRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    It almost seems as though Kansas Governor Sam Brownback is on a mission to destroy the state. His "real life experiment" is an expensive failure that is becoming more costly every day.

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  18. AAA: 33 million people to drive for Memorial Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... finances. "AAA is encouraging drivers to be prepared for heavy traffic and to plan accordingly," said Jim Hanni, AAA Kansas spokesman. Kansans were paying an average of about $2.50 per gallon for gas heading into the Memorial Day weekend, which is ...

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  19. Memorial Day weekend events listedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... Past," will feature Herschel Stroud, in full Civil War uniform, portraying Gov. Sam Crawford, the third governor of Kansas. Graves of Civil War soldiers will be decorated following the program. a Reception honoring Margaret Kasschau, granddaughter ...

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  20. Judge grants attorney for John Booker Jr. a three-week extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... State. On Wednesday, federal public defender Kirk C. Redmond asked the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas to grant Booker three additional weeks before a status conference. Booker was scheduled to take part in the status conference on ...

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