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USD 305 To See $334,305 of Funding From FEMA

Salina

Salina USD 305 has secured $334,305 FEMA funding to offset some of the costs of building the storm shelter at …Read More

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Salina Crime Log April 27th

Salina

A Salina woman reports the theft of her cell phone while she was at work Saturday. Kendell Michel said the …Read More

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Man charged with battery, child endangerment

Salina

Salina Police arrested a 30-year-old man on requested charges of domestic battery, criminal damage to property, and child endangerment. Captain …Read More

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Man charged with making threats against hospital

Salina

A 33-year-old man is arrested Saturday afternoon for making threats against Salina Regional Health Center. Police Captain Chris Trocheck said …Read More

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910 KINA Coffee Talk: Do you think ISIS is getting ready to attack on U.S. soil?

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cnn: The FBI is investigating a possible ISIS-inspired terrorist threat in the United States, law enforcement officials said Saturday. The …Read More

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KDOT to announce seat belt usage rate in Kansas

Salina

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Department of Transportation plans to announce how many Kansans are buckling up. The department …Read More

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2 hospitalized after semi rear-ends a pickup

Salina

BELLVILLE- Two people were injured in an accident just before 2:30 p.m. on Sunday in Republic County. The Kansas Highway …Read More

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Saline County Jail Booking- Sunday

Jail Activity, Salina

<!— SalinaBooking —> Recent Booking Activity for Saline County Jail. All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes …Read More

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Kansas smokers unhappy with proposal for cigarette tax hike

Salina

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas smokers are upset about plans to sharply increase the cigarette tax to help fill a …Read More

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Salina County Jail Booking- Saturday

Jail Activity, Salina

<!— SalinaBooking —> Recent Booking Activity for Saline County Jail. All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes …Read More

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Wichita’s Carnegie Library celebrates 100 years

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita is getting ready to celebrate the centennial of a landmark library building that was built …Read More

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Photo by iStock Researchers say Kansas could see a decrease in alcohol-related car crashes if legislators approve Gov. Sam Brownback’s proposed tobacco and alcohol tax increases. The increases are part of a package to help the state close a deficit of about $750 million.

Study finds alcohol tax increases beneficial to public health

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By Ashley Booker Researchers from the University of Florida recently found that increasing alcohol taxes decreased alcohol-related car crashes and …Read More

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Chipotle: No more GMO food

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NEW YORK (AP) — Chipotle says it has completed phasing out genetically modified ingredients from its food. The Denver-based chain …Read More

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Kansas lawmakers to reconvene after spring break

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators are close to the end of their annual spring break and plan to reconvene …Read More

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GM to celebrate completion of its 500 millionth vehicle in KC

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — General Motors is planning a celebration next month at the Fairfax Assembly Plant in Kansas …Read More

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KSU to host touring exhibit of early Shakespeare folio

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — A nearly 400-year-old collection of William Shakespeare’s plays will make a stop in Manhattan. Kansas State …Read More

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Wichita board could resolve varsity letter issue Monday

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita school board members are getting ready to make changes after a student who participates in …Read More

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2 Kansas men hospitalized after Jeep collides with a Chevy

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LAKIN – Two Kansas men were injured in an accident just after 2 p.m. on Sunday in Kearney County. The …Read More

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Oklahoma woman appeals convictions for Kan. cold-case slayings

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — An Oklahoma woman is challenging her convictions in the 2002 shootings of her ex-husband and his …Read More

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Topeka arts district website recovers from hacker attack

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The website of a Topeka arts districts has been restored after it was hacked. The Topeka …Read More

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Free books for Saline County Children 0-5

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Salina Area United Way is sponsoring Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library for children 0-5 in Saline County. Sign up today-Each month …Read More

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Obituaries 27 April, 2015

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Tamra Ann “Tammy” Davis, 51, of Salina, passed away Friday, April 24, 2015. She was born Sept. 18, 1963, in …Read More

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89-year-old former Kansas player scores in alumni scrimmage

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — An 89-year-old former Kansas football player has gained fresh fame after making a touchdown run during …Read More

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Are You Ready to Unfriend Tobacco?

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Quitting smoking can be difficult. But the rewards are well worth the effort and there are lots of FREE resources …Read More

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Kansas City drops two games to White Sox Sunday

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CHICAGO (AP) — David Robertson threw the first pitch of the afternoon and the last one. And the Chicago White …Read More

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AAM: The Last Farm Movement

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Join Andy Wilkinson and Greg Stephens as they discuss the people, the tractorcade of the late 70s and the impact …Read More

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Officials concerned about Kansas accidental shootings

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — South-central Kansas authorities are expressing concerns about accidental shootings. Wichita police Lt. James Espinoza says there …Read More

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Many more have insurance coverage through the Kansas marketplace

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As of February 22, 2015, 96,197 Kansans have enrolled in health insurance coverage through the Kansas marketplace since open enrollment …Read More

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