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Sunny, warm Monday »

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Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the morning. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 42. North northeast wind 6 to 11 mph. Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 79. Windy, with a south wind 6 […]

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New member, budget cuts planned for USD 489 meeting »

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By KARI BLURTON Hays Post The community will be introduced to the candidates who have applied for the empty school board seat at Monday’s USD 489 school board meeting. The seat became vacant when board member Darren Schumacher moved to Manhattan due to a job relocation. Luke Oborny, Jerald Braun, Mandy Fox, Patrick Scott, Kris […]

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43 FHSU students selected as orientation leaders »

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FHSU University Relations Forty-three students were chosen from a pool of 75 applicants and will serve Fort Hays State University as orientation leaders for the 2014 spring and fall semesters. These students will help freshman and transfer students and their families become more familiar with the FHSU campus and with available student resources the school […]

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Chance of rain for Easter Sunday »


Most of the area is expected to remain dry this morning, but as the afternoon and evening wears on, showers and thunderstorms may become increasingly numerous. The areas that do see rain can expect to receive at least a few tenths of an inch before this low pressure system moves out of the area overnight. […]

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Encore Series to present Tony-winning Broadway musical »


FHSU University Relations Inspired by actual events, the Broadway musical “Memphis” makes its way to Fort Hays State University’s Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Doors open at 7. A tale of fame and forbidden love is told through the performances of amazing off-Broadway performers. The story, set in the 1950s, is about […]

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Roadwork begins next week in Phillips/Smith counties »


Kansas Department of Transportation On Wednesday, a resurfacing project will begin on a 29-mile stretch of Kansas 9 from U.S. 183 to U.S. 281. The scope of the project is to mill the existing pavement and overlay with 1.5 inches of new asphalt. APAC Kansas, Inc. of Hays is the primary contractor on the $2.2 […]

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FHSU professor is seventh applicant for USD 489 board vacancy »

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Hays USD 489 has received seven applications to fill a vacant seat left by a departing board of education member. Darren Schumacher resigned his seat after a career change forced him to relocate to Manhattan. The board will hear from all seven applicants at its meeting Monday before appointing one to fill just more than […]

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FHSU water-carrying event will highlight global problems »


FHSU University Relations Six students in Fort Hays State University’s Global Environmental Issues Class are sponsoring “Are You Strong Enough to Carry Water?” between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday and Tuesday in the Quad. The event aims to raise awareness of the lack of portable water available in developing countries. “People easily take water […]

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Two dead after accident at U.S. 183, Feedlot Road »


Two people are dead after an accident at 7:30 p.m. Friday north of Hays. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2002 Dodge pickup driven by Jesse D. Pfannenstiel, 40, Woodston, was westbound on Feedlot Road when it reportedly failed to stop at a stop sign. The KHP said the truck was hit on its driver’s […]

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Hays Soroptimist Club recognizes area women »


Soroptimist International of Hays, a volunteer organization for business and professional women held its annual awards ceremony Wednesday at Fort Hays State University Memorial Union. The club recognized four women in different areas.   Allison Hohmann, Hays, and Brooke Schmidt, Victoria, each were honored with the Violet Richardson Award, which recognizes young women age 14 […]

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Russell Flashback will offer blast from the past on April 26 »

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RUSSELL — It’s a trip down memory lane during a new community event, “Russell Flashback,” scheduled for April 26 in Russell. The free event is presented by the Russell-area small business community and the Russell Area Chamber of Commerce, according to Jenny Conn, chamber executive director. Activities include antique valuations, a classic car cruise and a […]

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Leadership students sponsor fashion show, clothing drive for Jana’s Closet »


FHSU University Relations “Women Helping Women,” a fashion show sponsored by Fort Hays State University’s Leadership 310 students, will be April 26 in Cody Commons on the lower level of the Memorial Union. The event is free and open to the public. Casey Rohleder, former marketing specialist at FHSU, will assist with resume tips and […]

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Hays Post News for 4-18-14 »

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