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Week Nine Leaves Two Undefeated in MIAA Football »


Kansas City, Mo. – Two undefeated teams remain after some games came down to the wire in week nine of MIAA football. Central Missouri 56, Nebraska-Kearney 0  Central Missouri held Nebraska-Kearney to just 223 yards of total offense as they picked up a win on the road. UCM managed 561 yards of total offense as they […]

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Roberts Demands Details of Unwarranted Searches of General Aviation Aircraft »


 U.S. Senator Pat Roberts and seven others sent a letter to the Acting Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Rand Beers, requesting an explanation for a rise in unwarranted stops and searches of U.S. general aviation (GA) aircraft that had not crossed the U.S. border by Customs and Border Protection. “There is a […]

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Hackers target Kansas school’s computers »

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 (AP) — Three Topeka area school districts say their computer systems have been attacked recently. Officials with Topeka USD 501 said Friday no data has been compromised in the attacks on that district. Superintendent Julie Ford it’s an ongoing investigation, and the district is working with federal and state authorities. Shawnee Heights Superintendent Marty Stessman […]

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TMP-Marian Boys Cross Country Fifth at State »


The TMP-Marian boys cross country team finished fifth at the 3A state meet Saturday at Rim Rock Farm in Lawrence. The Monarchs were led by Andrew Hess who finished 12th with a time of 17:49.12. 12. Andrew Hess, 17:49.12 44. Austin Dinkel, 18:43.90 45. Aaron Bachura, 18:49.49 48. Mark Loftus, 18:52.28 71. Matt Mindrup, 19:24.38 […]

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Record Setting Day in FHSU’s Fifth Straight Win »


The Fort Hays State Tigers gained 537 yards of offense and set a school record for points as they win their fifth-straight, 63-17 over South Dakota Mines Saturday afternoon at Lewis Field. The win improves FHSU to 5-4 overall while the Hardrockers fall to 5-4. Chris Brown Postgame Interview The Tigers scored their first touchdown […]

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Texas runs past Jayhawks »

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AP) — Malcolm Brown ran for 119 yards and four touchdowns and defensive tackle Chris Whaley scored his second touchdown of the season as Texas beat Kansas 35-13 Saturday for the Longhorns’ fifth win in a row. Brown scored twice in the second quarter, and Whaley’s 40-yard fumble return in the third quarter broke open […]

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Defense leads Cats in win over Iowa State »

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(AP) — John Hubert ran for 105 yards and two touchdowns, and Kansas State nearly pitched its first Big 12 shutout in a decade in a 41-7 rout of Iowa State on Saturday. The quarterback combo of Jake Waters and Daniel Sams combined to throw for 221 yards and run for 89 yards as the […]

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KBA sees significant drop in revenue »

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 (AP) — Total revenue for the Kansas Bioscience Authority dropped by 45 percent this fiscal year, and most of the loss was attributed to a decrease in state funding. The KBA’s latest financial report says state support went from $14 million in the 2012 fiscal year to $3.2 million in fiscal year 2013. The KBA, […]

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Huelskamp shares Post Halloween Horror (Video) »

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Post-Halloween Horror shared by Congressman Tim Huelskamp

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Free concert on Sunday at HPL (VIDEO) »

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Acoustic guitar performer Dan Bliss will give a free concert in the Hays Public Library Schmidt gallery on Sunday, November 3rd at 2pm Originally from upstate New York, Bliss has made his home for over 20 years in Kansas City, inspired by the traditions of blues and jazz and the incredible wealth of local talent. While his focus is solo acoustic performance, […]

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High School Football Players Arrested In Hazing Incident UPDATE »


1:40 p.m.AP) — Three students at Hutchinson High School are accused of forcibly branding other students on school property. Police say the students are accused of branding four other students on their abdomens with wire hangers. All of the students, including the victims, are on the football team. Hutchinson Police Detective Paul Sack says police learned […]

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Another step toward decriminalizing pot possession »

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(AP) — The District of Columbia is on the fast track toward decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana. The D.C. Council is poised to approve a bill that would make possession of less than 1 ounce of pot a civil offense, punishable by a fine as low as $25. Democratic Mayor Vincent Gray says […]

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Sticker shock often follows insurance cancellation »


AP) — Millions of people across the country are trying to figure out what to do after receiving notices that their individual health insurance policies are being discontinued because they don’t meet higher benefit requirements of the federal Affordable Care Act. They can buy different policies directly from insurers for 2014 or sign up for […]

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