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Hays dental providers ready for DDS Give program »

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Hays dental providers are gearing up for the DDS Give program, scheduled next month. The program allows those in financial need to receive no-cost dental services and is scheduled for Sept. 12. Appointments are limited and given away on a a first come, first served basis. “Due to this and the one-day nature of the […]

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Sixth annual FHSU majors, graduate programs fair coming this fall »

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FHSU University Relations Fort Hays State University will host its sixth annual Majors and Graduate Programs Fair from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 14 in the Memorial Union’s Fort Hays Ballroom. The fair provides a forum where faculty, staff and students from all academic departments can find answers to their academic inquiries, said Nikki […]

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Longtime Hays attorney, community leader Boone dies at 87 »

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Hays Memorial Chapel Thomas Clayton Boone, 87, Hays, died Monday, August 25, 2014, at Hays Medical Center. He was born May 8, 1927 in Sharon Springs, Kansas. A seventh-generation United States citizen, his ancestors came here from Germany in 1741. He was the eighth child of John M. Boone and Blanche (Roach) Boone. Tom was […]

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HPD mountain bike patrol puts the training wheels on »

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By KARI BLURTON Hays Post There are just a few places a bike patrol officer should not be called to, according to John Koelsch, Lyon County Undersheriff  and Instructor for the International Police Mountain Bike Association. “It’s not a good thing to send a bike officer on a dog call, for obvious reasons,” Koelsch said, […]

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NAO humanoid robot training scheduled at FHSU »

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The Fort Hays State University Science and Mathematics Education Institute has acquired a humanoid NAO robot. FHSU SMEI is providing a special training session Sept. 12 and 13 for campus faculty to learn how to use the robot for applications within their specific disciplines. Once trained, faculty members will be allowed to borrow the robot for […]

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City alters trash/recycling pickup for Labor Day holiday »

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Due to the observance of the Labor Day on Monday, city of Hays refuse/recycling route collection schedules will be altered as follows: Monday, Sept. 1, and Tuesday, Sept. 2, will be collected on Tuesday, Sept. 2. There will be no changes to Wednesday, Thursday or Friday routes next week. For more information, call (785) 628-7357. […]

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Ellis County Sheriff’s activity log, Aug. 25 to 27 »


Aug. 25 Criminal transport, Stockton, 10:21 a.m. Civil transport, Ellis County, 11:27 a.m. Vehicle/building unlock, Schoenchen, 5:03 p.m. Battery, 2300 block East Seventh, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 26 Criminal transport, Hutchinson, 8:21 p.m. Civil transport, Ellis, 7:42 a.m. Civil transport, Trego County, 8:21 a.m. Cattle out, 240th Avenue and Mount Pleasant Road, 12:15 p.m. Civil transport, […]

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Hays City Commission meeting has light agenda Thursday »

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There is no new or unfinished business on this week’s Hays City Commission agenda. Finance Director Kim Rupp will give a finance report and a progress report will be discussed. Commissioners will also vote on new mayoral appointments for the Airport Advisory Committee and Hays CVB Advisory Committee. Mike Konz is seeking a seat on […]

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Partly sunny, chance for thunderstorms »

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A good chance of thunderstorms is expected through Thursday night with decreasing chances on Friday as the system moves out of the area Today A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Tonight […]

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Hays Post News for 8/26/14 »

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Forsyth Library gets new leader »

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FHSU University Relations HAYS, Kan. — Fort Hays State University’s Forsyth Library has a new dean, Deborah M. Ludwig. “I am very excited to join the faculty and staff of Fort Hays State University,” said Ludwig. “FHSU is a dynamic learning environment with a library staff excited about change. It’s a great time to be […]

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Emprise manager is banking on December as opening date »

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By KARI BLURTON Hays Post Emprise Bank customers in Hays will be banking at a completely remodeled bank at 1101 E. 27th by Christmas. According to Wayne Woofter, Emprise Bank market manager, construction of the new bank most likely will be finished before the contract date of Dec. 15. “It is good news, (construction) is […]

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State offers online portal for Water Vision input »

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Kansas Water Office TOPEKA – In response to Kansans wanting a simple way to provide feedback on the Preliminary Discussion Draft on the Future of Water in Kansas, an online survey has been developed and can be found on the Kansas Water Office website. To date, more than 200 vision meetings with more than 10,000 […]

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