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Search Underway for Escaped Inmate Wanted in Saline County

Ottawa Co., Salina

OTTAWA COUNTY – Law enforcement authorities in Ottawa County are searching for a suspect who fled from the county jail. …Read More

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Semi Catches Fire at I-70 Rest Area


Firefighters were called to a rest area on Interstate 70 just after 9:00 a.m. Tuesday morning, where a semi had …Read More

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Friends of the River Foundation Hires Executive Director


Salina, Kansas – The Friends of the River Foundation have hired Jane Anderson as executive director to assist with management, …Read More

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Summer Meals Day in Salina


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Second Salina Business Damaged By Gunfire


A second Salina business in the same block of North Santa Fe sustains damage from gunfire. Salina Police Captain Mike …Read More

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Kansas allows driver’s license changes for same-sex spouses


TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is allowing married gay and lesbian residents to change their last names on their driver’s …Read More

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Salina Crime Report – July 7th


A Salina man says that someone broke into his vehicle over the 4th of July weekend. Mikel Smith tells Salina …Read More

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Tom Wilbur, President of BANK VI, presents Larry “Doc” St. Clair with his Hero of the Week Award!

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Introducing Larry “Doc” St. Clair, your BANK VI Hero of the Week! Larry was nominated for his involvement with many …Read More

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Saline County Jail Booking Activity – Tuesday, July 7th

Jail Activity, Salina

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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Big rainfall totals reported from Monday’s storm


SALINA -Monday’s storm brought big rainfall to many areas of Kansas. Early reports showed between 0.61 and 1. 68 inches …Read More

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Kansas veteran’s wheelchair stolen from porch


HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — A 350-pound wheelchair belonging to a Vietnam veteran has been stolen from the front porch of …Read More

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Kan. Governor issues Executive Order protecting religious freedom


TOPEKA -Governor Sam Brownback today issued Executive Order 15-05, “Preservation and Protection of Religious Freedom,” protecting the religious freedom of …Read More

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Photo by Dave Ranney Marvin R. Sebring uses the services at Sunshine Connection, a consumer-run organization for people with mental illness. It and 11 other similar organizations in Kansas face a cut in funding from the state.

Consumer-run network for Kansans with mental illness face funding cut


By DAVE RANNEY There’s nothing fancy about Sunshine Connection, a street-level program in Topeka that offers people with severe and …Read More

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Ex-school Safety Chief ‘No Show’ for Trial in Kansas Child Sex Case


WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A former Wichita school safety supervisor and police officer accused of molesting boys in Kansas has …Read More

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Kansas opens state workers’ health plan to same-sex spouses


TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The health insurance plan for Kansas state government workers is allowing married gay and lesbian couples …Read More

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Lead tenants for multi-phase KSU Office Park announced


MANHATTAN — Garmin International Inc., U.S. Engineering, and Veterinary and Biomedical Research Center will be lead tenants in the first …Read More

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Kansas Man Pleads Guilty in Case of Indecent Liberties With Two Children


HUTCHINSON – A Kansas man jailed in March on two counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child, entered “guilty” …Read More

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5-year-old Kan. girl critically wounded in drive-by shooting


TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Topeka police say a 5-year-old girl was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries after being …Read More

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Shooting at Kansas Duplex Kills Woman, Wounds Girl


OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — A woman was killed and a girl was wounded after someone fired several shots into …Read More

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Feds: More conspirators may be added to Kan. drug cartel case


WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The government is asking a court for more time to prosecute an alleged conspiracy to launder …Read More

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Obituaries 07 July, 2015

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          Randy Ray Bertrand, age 60, of Minneapolis, Kansas, went to his heavenly home on Monday, July 6, 2015. He …Read More

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Home For Sale 608 Starlight Drive Salina KS

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This is a Spectacular Property built for Entertaining! The breezeway entrance creates an amazing impression leading to the Grand Entry. …Read More

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Kansas Unveils Football Flex Plans

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LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas Athletics is offering an additional ticket option for Kansas football games in 2015, as it is …Read More

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K-State’s Barnett Named to Bednarik Award Watch List

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MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State senior safety Dante Barnett was one of 80 players nationally to be named to the …Read More

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Royals-Rays Postponed Due To Rain

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KANSAS CITY, MO – Monday’s game between the Kansas City Royals and the Tampa Bay Rays has been postponed due …Read More

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Royals Relievers Davis, Herrera Named All-Stars; Moustakas Part of Final Vote

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KANSAS CITY, MO – Major League Baseball announced this evening that Kansas City Royals relief pitchers Wade Davis and Kelvin …Read More

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USA ‘Jayhawks’ Improve to 3-0 with Win Over Chile

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JEOLINAMDO, Korea – Behind 23 points from guard Frank Mason III, the USA men’s basketball team jumped all over Chile …Read More

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Kansas Man Hospitalized After Truck Rollover Accident

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GOODLAND – A Kansas man was injured in an accident just before 8:00 p.m. on Monday in Sherman County. The …Read More

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