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Tentative plan to keep Amtrak running in Kansas UPDATE


KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Amtrak officials say a tentative agreement has been reached that would keep the passenger train …Read More

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Firework Complaints and Citations Down This Year


Salina Police say a stepped up effort this year contributed to a much quieter and safer 4th of July holiday …Read More

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Man Arrested After Attempted Burglary, Brief Chase


Salina Police took a man into custody late Sunday evening after an attempted burglary and brief chase. Capt. Chris Trocheck …Read More

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Salina Business Damaged By Gunfire


Salina Police are investigating after a Salina business is damaged by gunfire. Capt. Chris Trocheck says that Tony’s Services, 736 …Read More

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Man Arrested After Pulling Knife on Neighbor and Police Officer


A Salina man was arrested and faces several charges after he allegedly pulled a knife on a neighbor and a …Read More

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Salina Crime Report – July 6th


Salina Police are investigating a business burglary that occurred in the early morning hours of July 4th. According to Salina …Read More

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Guns Stolen in Residential Burglary


A Salina resident reports the theft of three guns during the burglary of his home over the 4th of July …Read More

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Saline County Jail Booking Activity – Monday, July 6th

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Recent Booking Activity for Saline County Jail. All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes until proven guilty …Read More

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Wet start to your week


A slow-moving cold front is expected to produce widespread thunderstorms across the area from late this afternoon through Tuesday. Locally …Read More

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Be a voice for Kansas water resources


Kansas Water Office TOPEKA–The Kansas Water Office is accepting applications from those who would like to participate as a member …Read More

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Ottawa County Business Owner Sentenced For Clean Water Act Violations

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TOPEKA, KAN. – The owner of a metal plating company in Minneapolis, Kansas, was sentenced Monday to four months in …Read More

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Rodeo Clown to Entertain in Abilene

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Abilene, Kan. (July 6, 2015) – Watch out Abilene, Matt Merritt is bringing the funnies to the rodeo! Rodeo clown …Read More

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Investigators looking for cause of Kansas inmate’s death


TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — State and local authorities are investigating the death of a 50-year-old inmate in his cell at …Read More

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Straw offers second paycheck to Kan. growers near biomass plant


HALSTEAD, Kan. (AP) — A second harvest is now under way over the stubble left in some western Kansas fields …Read More

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2 rural firefighters hospitalized after Kansas grass fire


WAKEENEY -Two firefighters were treated for heat exhaustion after fighting a grass fire on Sunday afternoon in Trego County. The …Read More

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Some Kansas same-sex couples already receiving benefits


LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — State employees who are married to someone of the same sex can’t yet put their spouses …Read More

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Photo by Dave Ranney Shannon Cotsoradis, president and CEO of Kansas Action for Children, says legislators have tapped a fund for children’s programs to instead support other budget priorities.

‘Perpetual’ funding for Kansas children’s programs all but gone


  By BRYAN THOMPSON A Topeka-based children’s advocacy group says legislators’ inability to keep their hands out of a pot …Read More

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Back at work: Congress facing busy agenda, funding deadline


ERICA WERNER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers return to Washington on Tuesday with a long to-do list for summer …Read More

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Fire Marshal investigating after car explodes on Kan. expressway


TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a car explosion in Soldier Township in Topeka peeled back the roof …Read More

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2 hospitalized after 3-vehicle Kansas crash


WAMEGO – Two people were injured in an accident just before 2:30 p.m. on Sunday in Wabaunsee County. The Kansas …Read More

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Royals Recall Cheslor Cuthbert, Place Moustakas on Bereavement/Family Medical Emergency List

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KANSAS CITY, MO (July 6, 2015) – The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have recalled infielder Cheslor Cuthbert …Read More

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Go Ellsworth: Kyler and Son Rental

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Carol Kratzer, Ellsworth-Kanopolis Area Chamber of Commerce Director, interviews Tim and Veronica Kyler of Kyler and Son Rental between Ellsworth …Read More

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Has your bull been BANDED? Showcase Diamond Jewelers has the tools for you!

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Has your bull been banded? We have the tools for it. Stop by Showcase today and check out our outdoor …Read More

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Home For Sale 1886 E Lilac Lincoln KS

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Nestled Just On The Southwest Fringe of County/City Limits on 2.6 Acres +/-. Quiet, Surrounded By Trees….Drive Right Up To …Read More

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USA ‘Jayhawks’ to Face Chile in 3rd Game at World University Games

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University of Kansas Athletics The USA National Team (2-0) for the World University Games, consisting mainly of the Kansas men’s …Read More

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Secondhand Smoke and Pets

Secondhand Smoke is Harmful to People and Pets! www.ksquit.org or 1-800-QUIT-NOW!

Most Recent & Central Kansas Foundation

The best way to protect your family members and pets is to quit smoking. When you’re ready to quit, the …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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Lloyd scores 3 and US defeats Japan for World Cup title

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ANNE M. PETERSON, AP Sports Writer VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Carli Lloyd came up big again. Three times. And …Read More

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4 Royals voted to start in the All-Star Game

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The AL champion Kansas City Royals had so many starters voted into the All-Star Game …Read More

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