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Sen. Moran accepting 2015 Service Academy applications »

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U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) announced that he is accepting applications for nominations to the United States Service Academies. The academies include the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y.; the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.; the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo; and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, […]

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April is Safe Digging Month in Kansas »


Kansas Corporation Committee Governor Sam Brownback issued a proclamation declaring the month of April as “Safe Digging Month” in Kansas. The proclamation, in concurrence with National Safe Digging Month, reminds Kansans to call 811 before starting any outdoor digging projects. “The Kansas Corporation Commission joins Governor Brownback in strongly encouraging individuals and companies to call […]

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Kathleen Mae ‘Kathy’ Schukman »

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Kathleen Mae “Kathy” Schukman, 60, Hays, died Friday, March 27, 2015 at the Hospice House of Kansas City. She was born February 23, 1955 in Hays, Kansas the daughter of Vernon “Vern” and Dorothy (Huber) Herrman. She graduated from Hays High School in 1973 and received her BS and MS degrees in English from Fort […]

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Edward F. ‘Eddie’ Schumacher »

Edward F. “Eddie” Schumacher, age 84, of Hays, passed away Friday, March 27, 2015 in Hays. Funeral services will be 10 AM Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hays. Visitation will be Tuesday 4 PM – 8 PM and Wednesday 9 AM – 9:30 AM all at Brock’s-Keithley Funeral Chapel 2509 […]

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Judith C. ‘Judy’ Brull »

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Judith C. “Judy” Brull, 70, Hays, died Friday, March 27, 2015 at the Alders Gate Village in Topeka, Kansas. She was born February 19, 1945 in Thomas County, Kansas the daughter of Stephen and Elizabeth “Betty” (Halbleib) Broeckelman. After graduating from High School she went on to Fort Hays State University where she received her […]

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Cedar Bluff State Park open house is April 25 »

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Area residents are encouraged to “plant” your mark at Cedar Bluff State Park during the annual open house Saturday, April 25, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A new flower bed is being dug in the grassy area between the office parking lot and the road. Attendees are asked to bring their favorite flowering plant — […]

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HPD arrest log, March 23 to 25 »

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All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Tanner Alan Kaniper, 21, Hays, was arrested at 1:54 a.m. March 25 in the 2700 block of Ash on suspicion of drug possession and possession of drug paraphernalia. Kevin James Corson, 18, Hays, was arrested at 4:36 p.m. March 25 in the […]

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Plan now for Full Circle Aging Expo »

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Although Ron Willis has met many people in his travels throughout the United States, he recalls a number of individuals from his childhood who taught him early on about being a person with integrity and compassion. One of those people included his grandfather, a wise man and retired railroad engineer who completed school through the […]

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Call for entries to 2015 Kansas Originals photo show »

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Post Rock Opportunities Foundation The Post Rock Opportunities Foundation and Kansas Originals Market & Gallery announce the 2015 Kansas Originals Photo Show. This show will be held at Kansas Originals Market & Gallery near Wilson, Kansas, from Saturday, May 9, 2015 to Sunday, April 13, 2015. The opening reception will be on May 9th and […]

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Research grants available from Kansas Historical Foundation »

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Kansas State Historical Society TOPEKA–The Kansas Historical Foundation announced that the application deadline for its academic and non-academic research grants is April 15. The purpose of the grants is to help defray expenses while conducting research at the Kansas Historical Society in Topeka. The Alfred M. Landon Historical Research Grant is presented annually to a […]

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Ellis County Sheriff’s activity log, March 26 »

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March 26 Cattle Out, 1500 block 270th Avenue, 8:26 a.m. Criminal Transport, Wakeeney, 8:29 a.m. Criminal Transport, Wakeeney, 9:23 a.m. Criminal Transport, Wakeeney, 11:41 a.m. Criminal Transport, Wakeeney, 4:27 p.m. Domestic Disturbance, 1500 block West 27th, 9:50 p.m.

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WAYMASTER: From the Dome to Home »

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March 27, 2015 Troy L. Waymaster, State Representative, Kansas House district, 109 Senate Bill 34: Election Crimes Even though we had a relatively short week, we conducted Legislative session on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, we were on the House floor all three days, all day debating, amending, and voting on an array of different issues […]

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HPD Activity Log March 27 »

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The Hays Police Department responded to 10 animal calls and 10 traffic stops Thursday, March 26, 2015, according to the HPD Activity Log. MV Accident-City Street/Alley–1200 block Vine St, Hays; 6:45 AM Found/Lost Property–800 block Ash St, Hays; 8:03 AM Animal Call–3000 block Barclay Dr, Hays; 10:17 AM Animal At Large–1900 block E 25th St, […]

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