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2 hospitalized after SUV hits a slick spot


BELOIT – Two people were injured in an accident just before 11 a.m. on Saturday in Mitchell County. The Kansas …Read More

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Much needed moisture this weekend


An occasional cold rain is expected Saturday across central and eastern Kansas. Colder air is expected to change the rain …Read More

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Salina Airport Authority: Prime real estate at premier location available now


SALINA, Kansas – Industry leaders and entrepreneurs know Salina is an ideal place to set up shop or expand and …Read More

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Tax filing assistance available


Free income tax return preparation is again being offered by IRS-certified volunteers through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. …Read More

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Salina Public Library’s contest “Who Loves to Read?”


Salina Public Library’s Youth Services Department is having a photo contest with the theme “Who Loves to Read?”. Submissions should …Read More

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Salina Area United Way joins Dillons Community Rewards Program


Salina Area United Way has teamed up with Dillons Stores as a benefactor of the Community Rewards Program. It’s easy …Read More

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Saline County road opening and road closing announcements


Whitmore Road from K-4 Highway to McReynolds Road was reopened Friday following the completion of the construction of two new …Read More

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Salina-Saline County Crimestoppers January 31st


Between 11:00 and 11:40 AM on January 23, 2015 a vehicle burglary was committed at 145 S. Broadway. Unknown person …Read More

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House fire on Mellinger Drive


SALINA- First responders have been dispatched to report of a house fire in the 800 Block of Mellinger. Smoke was …Read More

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Friday morning spill on K18- KHP photo

Fertilizer spill closes portion of K-18 UPDATE


Kansas 18 reopened for normal use just before 2 p.m.  No injuries reported from the spill. ——– Kansas Highway 18 …Read More

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Gallup migrating away from phones in favor of online polling


LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gallup has long been known for phone polling, but the company is migrating away from that …Read More

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Missouri doctor: Telemedicine could be boon for Kansas


By ANDY MARSO A doctor from southwest Missouri told legislators this week that the state could see Medicaid savings if …Read More

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Brownback proposes linking school funding to performance


WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback has said he wants to tie school funding to student performance. The Wichita …Read More

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Roberts Reintroduces Bill to Prevent IRS Political Targeting


Washington, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Pat Roberts (R-KS) and Jeff Flake (R-AZ) on Wednesday reintroduced the Stop Targeting of Political …Read More

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2 critical in Kansas ATV crash


LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Two people have suffered critical injuries in an all-terrain vehicle crash in rural Douglas County. Douglas …Read More

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Police: Kan. woman found dead after suspected abduction


WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita police are investigating after a woman’s body was found in a parked car. The Wichita …Read More

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Automakers recall more than 2M vehicles for faulty air bags


NEW YORK (AP) — More than 2 million Toyota, Chrysler and Honda vehicles are being recalled for faulty air bags …Read More

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Kansas high court reverses DUI conviction over improper test


BILL DRAPER, Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas Supreme Court has reversed the drunken driving conviction of …Read More

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Fire at single-family Kansas home under investigation


MANHATTAN -Fire officials are investigating the cause of a fire on Friday evening at a home in Manhattan. Manhattan Fire …Read More

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Kansas bill would impose fine, help deter voter fraud


By Amelia Arvesen KU Statehouse Wire Service TOPEKA – Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach expressed Thursday in a Senate …Read More

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Another Kansas City Chief named to the Hall of Fame

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HOWARD FENDRICH, AP Pro Football Writer PHOENIX (AP) — Junior Seau, Jerome Bettis, Tim Brown, Charles Haley and Will Shields, …Read More

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Perry Ellis led the Jayhawks on Saturday- photo KU Athletics

Kansas Kid Leads Jayhawks Over Wildcats

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University of Kansas Athletics LAWRENCE, Kan. – A timely meeting, the 280th edition of the Sunflower Showdown, pitted No. 9/11 …Read More

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Obituary 31 January, 2015

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Lucille H. Wheaton, 84, of Salina passed away Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at Salina Regional Health Center. Lucille was born …Read More

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PIECE Poster Dec. 2014

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Check out www.SalinaParents.org or on Facebook-SalinaParents.org-the hub for parents with little ones!

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Gain Your Freedom From Smoking! www.ksquit.org or 1-800-QUIT-NOW for Free help!

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The Kansas Tobacco Quitline www.KSquit.org or 1-800-QUIT-NOW (784-8669) provides FREE one-on-one coaching to help tobacco users quit. The Quitline is …Read More

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John Schlageck writes for the Kansas Farm Bureau.

Compromise – make it happen

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When plans are laid in advance, it is surprising how often circumstances fit in with them. That said, Kansas farmers …Read More

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Authorities warn of credit card-check forgery scheme

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JUNCTION CITY – Law enforcement authorities in Junction City are investigating individuals from Chicago that targeted the Junction City area …Read More

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Toll-free legislative hotline available to Kansas residents

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TOPEKA — Kansas residents can access information on state government, legislation, public policy issues and more by calling (800) 432-3924. …Read More

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