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Davis plans Saturday stop in Hays »

Kansas House Minority Leader Paul Davis

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Paul Davis is scheduled to make one more stop in Hays prior to Tuesday’s general election. Davis has planned a Saturday evening rally at 6 p.m. November 1, at the Hays VFW, 2106 Vine.

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HPD activity log, Oct. 29 »

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The Hays Police Department conducted 19 traffic stops and received five animal calls on Wednesday, Oct. 29, according the HPD activity log Abandoned Vehicle, 1000 block East 15th, 12:27 a.m. Driving Under the Influence, 900 block Oak, 12:48 a.m. Assist, 2900 block Canterbury, 11:43 a.m. Animal At Large, 1000 block East 15th, 12:56 p.m. Motor […]

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FHSU Virtual College picks up another top five ranking »

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By NICK BUDD Hays Post The rankings for Fort Hays State University’s virtual college continue to pile up. Recently, OnlineU ranked FHSU fifth in its 2015 Best Value Online Colleges. “We completed extensive research into the cost of attending different online colleges.” said Kimberly Weber of SR Education Group, the publisher of the rankings. “With […]

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Insight Kansas: Are Kan. voters ready to be decisive? »

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Election polling has the challengers close enough to make unseating Governor Sam Brownback and U.S. Senator Pat Roberts more than just a toss-up possibility, however, this column is not about “the horseraces.” There’s plenty of that available elsewhere. We at Insight Kansas have posted the results of the numerous quality polls that have been done […]

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Kansas Cold Weather Rule takes effect Nov. 1 »


TOPEKA — The Kansas Corporation Commission reminds Kansans that the Cold Weather Rule takes effect Nov. 1 and remains in effect through March 31. “The Cold Weather Rule helps to ensure that Kansans can be warm in their home this winter,” said Chair Shari Feist Albrecht. “We encourage consumers to take steps to prepare for […]

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Sunny, cooler Thursday »

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Today Sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind 11 to 17 mph. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 32. North wind 9 to 11 mph. Friday Sunny, with a high near 49. North northeast wind 8 to 14 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Friday Night Widespread frost after 2am. Otherwise, mostly […]

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Hays Post News for 10/29/14 »

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Ghost of Anna Morgan Faber to be summoned at Hays library »

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Hays Public Library The Ghost of Anna Morgan Faber will be summoned to perform her 13-­song cycle “The Legend of White Woman Creek” on Nov. 2, in Hays at the Hays Public Library. Hays will be only the second time the ghost of Anna Morgan Faber has performed in Kansas, the state from which her […]

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Community Connection: Curt Brungardt, FHSU Center of Civic Leadership »

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In the latest edition of Community Connection, Eagle’s Mike Cooper sits down with Curt Brungardt, director of the Center of Civic Leadership at Fort Hays State University. Click HERE for the entire interview.

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Hays woman living with diabetes plans event to help ‘Type 1′ »

Step it Up for a cure

By KARI BLURTON Hays Post Hays resident Lexi Pfannenstiel’s worst fear about having Type 1 diabetes is the fear she “won’t wake up in the morning.” Pfannenstiel was diagnosed with the disease at age 9.  Eighteen years later, her body does not produce insulin at all and it is common for her blood sugar levels to […]

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Alley cleanup Day 2 is complete »


HAYS PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT The ALLEY CLEANUP DAY 2 is now complete. The map available on the City’s website shows the progress thus far. City crews are on pace with previous years progress after the second day. Once crews have been through an area, they will not return for additional items. As in years past, the […]

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HPD activity log, Oct. 28 »

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The Hays Police Department conducted 15 traffic stops and received seven animal calls on Tuesday, Oct. 28, according to the HPD activity log. Driving While Suspended/Revoked, 1300 Ash, 7:33 a.m. Suspicious Activity, 200 block East 21st, 8:46 a.m. Motor vehicle accident, 1500 block US 183 Alt Hwy, 9:45 a.m. Found/Lost Property, 5th and Fort, 10:55 […]

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Smoke machine causes fire alarm to trip at Hays library »

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A smoke machine caused a minor stir at the Hays Public Library on Tuesday evening, as the mist activated a fire alarm. The machine was being used as part of Halloween festivities for the library’s children’s party. The Hays Fire Department responded to the scene, but there was no further incident.

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