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Partly sunny, warm Memorial Day »

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    Additional thunderstorms may develop late in the day. Generally small hail frequent lightning and locally heavy rain will be the main threats, and could last into the overnight. A few locally severe storms could occur. Memorial Day A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Areas of fog before 9am. […]

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FHSU Virtual College gains expanded recognition »

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FHSU University Relations Kansas, Fort Hays State University and the FHSU Virtual College are now part of a national higher education network, which guarantees students that the education they receive from FHSU is fully accredited in other states. The State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA), which Kansas joined in November, is an agreement among member states, […]

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Eagle Radio’s Summer 2015 Online Auction begins Monday »

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The Eagle Radio of Hays online auction starts Monday, May 25. There will be hundreds of items to click on, bid on and buy. To see a complete description and pictures of all of our items up for bid, simply go to www.eagleradioauction.com or click the link on Hays Post. There will be four segments […]

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Free summer meals for USD 489 students »

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USD 489 Nutrition Services Hays USD 489 will be providing free summer meals again this year for students in the community. All students, ages 2-18, are welcome to enjoy breakfast and lunch at Washington Elementary School Tuesday, May 26, through Thursday, July 2. The “Fuel Up for Fun” meals are free for kids. Cost for […]

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Insight Kansas: Happiness, dysfunction can coexist »

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Kansas is coming apart at the seams. The state legislature cannot figure out how to plug a $406 million budget gap, and tax proposal after tax proposal keeps getting voted down. Some school districts ended the school year early when they ran out of cash. The superintendent of the Skyline school district in Pratt County […]

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Joint planning commission will meet this week »

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The Ellis County Joint Planning Commission will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, May 27. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. at the Ellis County Administrative Building, 718 Main. Contact the Ellis County Zoning Office at (785) 628-9449 for more information. The agenda follows: ELLIS COUNTY JOINT PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING May 27, […]

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DSNWK collecting donations for upcoming benefit sale »

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Developmental Services of Northwest Kansas is collecting donations for a benefit sale to be held later this month. DSNWK’s Employment Connections’ benefit sale is scheduled for May 29 and 30 at The Mall in Hays. “This is a great way to clean out closets and storage areas,” DSNWK said in a news release. No clothing […]

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HPD arrest log, May 18 to 20 »

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All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Jeremy Joseph Tryon, 33, Hays, was arrested at 9:19 p.m. May 18 in the 300 block of East 13th on suspicion of theft. Lori Ann Huls, 48, Hays, was arrested at 9:21 p.m. May 18 in the 600 block of Oak on […]

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Cloudy, chance of rain Sunday »

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Patchy fog and drizzle are expected this morning for the area. A slight chance for thunderstorms exists again today. Locally heavy rain and lightning are the primary threats if thunderstorms do develop. High temperatures this afternoon will reach around 70 degrees. A better opportunity for small hail and gusty wind producing thunderstorms may setup for […]

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Moran’s Memo: Courageous veterans fight silent battles at home »

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Courage is often talked about but seldom witnessed. Each May, Americans come together on Memorial Day to remember those courageous souls who laid down their lives for our freedom. These service men and women did not answer the call to serve in the name of Republicans or Democrats; they did so to protect liberty and […]

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FHSU student named to national council of student speech-language association »

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FHSU University Relations Garrett Nathan, an Omaha graduate student majoring in speech-language pathology at Fort Hays State University, has been named a councilor for Region 6 of the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association. As a regional councilor, he will serve on the National Executive Council of NSSLHA. Region 6 is composed of student speech-language […]

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Veterans Tribute 2015: Ed Holzmeister »

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A special tribute to Hays resident Ed Holzmeister on his involvement during the Korean War. Ed also donates his time to give tours of the Merci Boxcar located at the American Legion in Hays.

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Kiwanis Club continues to plant patriotism across Hays »

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By AMY BALTODANO Hays Post The Hays Kiwanis Club’s flag project has been around since 2000 and is going strong, planting patriotism across the community several holiday weekends each year. “We heard about a flag project, and we checked into it and the board decided to go ahead with it,” said co-chair Jerry Ubert, a […]

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