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Bob Dole says US should send weapons to Ukraine »

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Former Republican presidential nominee Bob Dole says the U.S. should send weapons, including tanks, to Ukraine to help it resist Russia’s moves on its territory and to send Russian President Vladimir Putin a strong message. The 90-year-old Republican Party icon and former U.S. Senate Majority Leader said Putin considers Democratic […]

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Monday Is Funday @ Precision Valley Golf Center! »

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Monday is Funday at Precision Valley Enjoy Mini-Golf for only $3 per round, regardless of your age!  (weather permitting) Today’s Drink Specials include: $10 Domestic Buckets $1.50 Pucker/Hot Damn Shots Bad weather will NEVER keep you from swinging the clubs when you play one of 32 courses on the Golf Simulators at Precision Valley Golf […]

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Despite optimism, obstacles remain for health care »

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JUDY LIN, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The federal health care overhaul is providing coverage for millions of Americans, but it has only chipped away at one of its core goals: to sharply reduce the number of people without insurance. President Barack Obama announced last week that 8 million people have signed up for […]

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Canadian who used dead brother’s ID gets 4 years »

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Canadian citizen who used his dead brother’s identity to enter the U.S. unlawfully has been sentenced to four years in federal prison. U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom says 58-year-old Leslie Lyle Camick also was ordered Monday to pay restitution of more than $15,000 to a former business partner. A Kansas jury […]

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Agency says effort to gain custody of girl denied »

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas prosecutor says one of his assistants made the right call in 2011 to not to pursue custody of an 18-month-old girl who died five months later from injuries and malnourishment. The Wichita Eagle reports the state Department for Children and Families says it filed an affidavit Oct. 17, 2011, with […]

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Drug take-back day is Saturday »

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TOPEKA – – Law enforcement officers across the state will be collecting unused medications for safe disposal on Saturday, April 26, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said today. The collection events are part of a nationwide effort to safely dispose of leftover medications to prevent accidental or intentional misuse. Since the program began in 2010, […]

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Gutch’s Monday Special ~ Classic Club Wrap »

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Monday Special: Classic Club Wrap – $6.99.  Or have a Gutch’s Pizza Pocket – just the right size for lunch! Gutch’s – 111 W. 7th Hays, KS 785.623.4088 Visit Our Website and our Facebook  

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Sizzling Beef Special Monday @ Gella’s Diner & Lb. Brewing Company »

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Today’s Special at Gella’s Diner & Lb. Brewing Company 117 East 11th – Downtown Hays, Kansas MONDAY SPECIAL: Sizzling Beef Steak strips sautéed with red chiles, ginger, sesame oil and a black bean sauce, garnished with cilantro and a lime wedge then paired with jasmine rice. $9.95. Find out more about the award winning Gella’s […]

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Pheasant Run Monday Special – Steak Fingers »

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Monday Special Steak Fingers with Mashed Potato, Gravy, Peas, and a Roll. The daily lunch special is only $6.95 and it includes beverage as well as a choice of soup or salad. Pheasant Run Restaurant ~ famous for breakfast – fantastic for lunch. Open 6a to 3p Daily. If you want the best, Pheasant Run […]

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Kansas schools resume state testing after glitches »

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Schools in Wichita and surrounding districts are resuming state testing this week after many of the bugs in the new assessments appear to have been worked out. The Wichita Eagle reports school districts across the state have reported technical glitches with the rollout of the new state tests, which began March 10. […]

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USDA establishes rural business investment program »

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is announcing a new program that will provide $150 million to help small agriculture-related startups in rural areas that need cash to expand. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack is in Cedar Rapids on Monday to announce the formation of the first Rural Business Investment Company, […]

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2-car crash near Topeka results in shooting »

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A 40-year-old Topeka man is shot in the neck and a second was taken into custody after what police suspect could be a case of road rage. The Topeka Capital-Journa reports the accident happened at 6:23 p.m. Sunday on U.S. 24 about a quarter-mile before the exit ramp to K-4. Shawnee County […]

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Fort Riley overhauls sexual assault program »

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FORT RILEY, Kan. (AP) — Fort Riley has revamped its services for sexual assault victims in the military, streamlining the process in a bid to make it easier for victims to report assaults. The fort’s new Sexual Harassment/Assault Response & Prevention Center on the base near Junction City, opened earlier this month and gives alleged […]

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