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Kerr to represent Saline County

Salina

Maurice Kerr has a deep-seated belief that all people, regardless of financial means, should have access to computers and the …Read More

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Kathi Barton has been selected as this week’s BANK VI Hero of the Week.

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Kathi Barton has been selected as this week’s BANK VI Hero of the Week. Barton has worked in some way …Read More

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Health Inspections August 22nd-28th

Salina

SCHILLING ELEMENTARY 3121 CANTERBURY DR. INSPECTION AUGUST 25TH. NO VIOLATIONS. COTTONWOOD ELEMENTARY 215 S PHILLIPS. AUGUST 25TH. NO VIOLATIONS. HEUSNER …Read More

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City of Salina announcements

Salina

City of Salina offices will be closed on Monday, September 1 for the Labor Day Holiday. Staff will return Tuesday, …Read More

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Saline County Commission on Aging closed Monday for Labor Day

Salina

The Saline County Commission on Aging and its facilities — Salina Senior Center and Sunflower Adult Day Services — will …Read More

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Update on 9th and Cloud construction

Salina

The contractor for the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) will begin Phase Three of improvements to the intersection of Cloud …Read More

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Severe storms possible late Sunday afternoon-evening

Salina

Severe thunderstorms are possible very late Sunday afternoon or more likely Sunday evening across parts of central Kansas. This area …Read More

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Working on the railroad crossing

Salina

Union Pacific Railroad began replacing the railroad crossing on North 9th Street at North Street on Friday. The work is …Read More

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Woman arrested for stealing money from employer

Salina

A Salina woman is arrested Thursday afternoon, accused of stealing money from her employer. Salina Police Captain Chris Trocheck said …Read More

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Salina-Saline County Crimestoppers August 29th

Salina

Between 9:30 PM on July 28, 2014 and 9:00 AM on July 29, 2014 two homes, under construction, were entered …Read More

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Three injured when car hits Kan. Highway Patrol vehicle

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OLATHE, Kan- Three people were injured in an accident just after 5:30 p.m. on Saturday in Johnson County. The Kansas …Read More

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GOP newsletter talks about ‘KNEA trolls’

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Republican Party has sent out a newsletter that offers advice on dealing with “trolls” …Read More

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Kansas man convicted in New Year’s Day killing

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WESTMORELAND, Kan. (AP) — A St. Marys man has been convicted of unintentional second-degree murder in the New Year’s Day …Read More

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Man Sentenced to Life in Kan. Drug Trafficking Case

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United States Attorney’s Office KANSAS CITY, KAN. - A Kansas City man was sentenced Thursday to life in prison in a …Read More

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Fort Larned celebrates 50th anniversary as park

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — It’s going to be a big weekend at the Fort Larned National Historic Site about 130 …Read More

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Research could make solar energy more attractive

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — University researchers and utilities are conducting solar panel research that could make the energy source more …Read More

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Democrat taps into doubts about Kansas governor

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A Democratic legislator still unknown to some Kansas voters is giving Republican Gov. Sam Brownback a …Read More

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Obama on Labor Day: Don’t take rights for granted (VIDEO)

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is asking Americans this Labor Day to think about the rights and benefits that …Read More

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Soar over to KWEC’s Butterfly festival

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Kansas Wetlands Education Center All things “butterfly” will be the focus of the Kansas Wetlands Education Center’s Butterfly Festival from …Read More

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New challenge for HealthCare.gov: Tax forms

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RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal agency that brought you the glitchy HealthCare.gov website has a massive …Read More

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Obituary 30 August, 2014

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John Robert Kromer, 64, of Salina, Kansas, passed away Friday, August 29th, at his residence. John was born in Kempton, …Read More

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Rams cut Sam, 1st drafted openly gay player

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R.B. FALLSTROM, AP Sports Writer ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly …Read More

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Farmers, ranchers must set the record straight

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Some people have the mistaken idea that farmers and ranchers are harming our environment. You hear it everywhere: at the …Read More

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50% OFF LEES CARPET NOW!

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Lees Carpet resists spills and stains so well that Sunflower Carpet One Floor & Home is having a Spillabration. Enjoy 50% …Read More

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Free books for Saline County Children 0-5

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The Saline County School Readiness Project is sponsoring Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library for children 0-5 in Saline County. Sign up …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!

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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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Heat Relief Stations Available at Bill Snyder Family Stadium

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MANHATTAN, Kan. – With high temperatures expected around 90 for Saturday’s season-opening football game against Stephen F. Austin, K-State Athletics …Read More

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Bruffett confirmed as KDADS chief

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By Andy Marso KHI News Service TOPEKA — Kari Bruffett was confirmed this week as secretary of the Kansas Department …Read More

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Two children hospitalized after I-70 construction zone accident

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TOPEKA- Two children from Hays were injured in an accident just after 6:45 p.m. on Friday in Shawnee County The …Read More

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New plan emerges for state-owned casino in Kansas

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PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) — Efforts to develop a state-owned casino in southeast Kansas are getting off the ground with a …Read More

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Obama to raise federal, military pay by 1 percent

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is offering civilian federal workers and members of the military a 1 percent pay …Read More

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Kansas taxes $4M less than expected in August

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A new report says Kansas collected $4 million less in taxes than expected in August. The …Read More

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