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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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The BANK VI Hero of the Week is Carly Nusbaum

Salina, Salina Heroes

Carly Nusbaum is this weeks BANK VI Hero of the Week. Nusbaum, case manager for Big Brothers Big Sisters of …Read More

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National Weather Service photo of the Friday night tornadoes in Scott County

Large hail, tornadoes from Friday storms

Salina

RUSSELL –Tornadoes, large hail, and high winds rolled across the state on Friday night. Multiple tornadoes touched down in rural …Read More

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Severe storms produce tornadoes, hail, and heavy rain

Salina

Severe thunderstorms rumbled across central Kansas Friday afternoon, producing several reports of tornadoes, hail, and heavy rain. The severe weather …Read More

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Kansas State University Salina selected by Textron Aviation as partner in Top Hawk program

Salina

SALINA — Kansas State University Salina will add to its piloting amenities after being chosen by Textron Aviation as a …Read More

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Man arrested for theft of debit card

Salina

Salina Police arrest a man Thursday for allegedly stealing a debit card out of a pickup in January. 31-year-old Eddie …Read More

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Salina-Saline County Crimestoppers April 24th

Salina

Between 12:00 AM and 11:30 AM on April 19, 2015 the Salina Sculpture Tour statue of a tennis player was …Read More

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Salina man arrested in connection with Hays stabbing

Salina

HAYS -A 31 year-old Salina man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing that occurred at a Hays nightclub …Read More

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Photo by Ashley Booker Shawn Sullivan, Brownback’s budget director, said the governor still plans to seek alcohol and tobacco taxes as part of a revenue plan to fill the budget hole.

A closer look at Brownback’s $72 million in state spending changes

Salina

By Ashley Booker Gov. Sam Brownback on Thursday submitted a budget amendment that would reduce state general fund expenditures, including …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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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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All 3 groups seeking new Kansas casino meet requirements

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — All three investor groups interested in developing a southeast Kansas casino have met the minimum financial …Read More

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2 hospitalized after southwest Kansas crash

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DEERFIELD- Two people were injured in an accident just before 10 p.m. on Saturday in Kearny County. The Kansas Highway …Read More

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Many learning the impact of changes to Kansas welfare law

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By Austin Fisher KU Statehouse Wire Service LAWRENCE — Belinda Parks sits with her 12-year-old daughter Rachel in the Lawrence …Read More

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2 hospitalized after pickup collision

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WICHITA – A Kansas woman was injured in an accident just before 8 p.m. on Saturday in Sedgwick County. The …Read More

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Health officials say ice cream is safe despite some recalls

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MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials say ice cream is still safe to eat — …Read More

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KHP

2 including deputy sheriff hospitalized after crash

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PARK CITY – Two people including a Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Deputy were injured in an accident just before 4 p.m. …Read More

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Kansas man sentenced in child sex case

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HUTCHINSON — A Kansas man convicted of aggravated indecent liberties with a child was sentenced Friday to more than 15 …Read More

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Purple Bests White at Sold-Out Sporting Park

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – The annual Purple/White Spring Game saw Purple pour on 66 points, including 49 unanswered, en route …Read More

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Bombers Experience First 3 Game Losing Streak

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When the Salina Bombers and the Wichita Force get together, it is always a fun and entertaining event. Saturday night …Read More

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Judge orders Kansas sperm donor to undergo genetic testing

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas judge has ordered genetic testing to determine whether a man who donated sperm to …Read More

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More hail in Lucas on Friday night

Photos from Friday night’s hailstorm

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  Pictures supplied by Ellis County Emergency Manager Bill Ring of storms Friday night, April 24, in northeast Ellis County, …Read More

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K-State Football Announces 2015 Team Captains

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder announced prior to Saturday’s Purple/White Spring Game at Sporting Park …Read More

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Kansas woman hospitalized after rear-end crash

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FAIRVIEW – A Kansas woman was injured in an accident just before 12:30 p.m. on Saturday in Brown County. The …Read More

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Seven Players Receive Suspensions and/or Fines for Thursday Night’s Altercation

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CHICAGO -Seven players have received discipline for their roles in the on-field incident in the bottom of the seventh inning …Read More

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Bombers Renew I-135 Rivlary Tonight in Salina

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John Schlageck writes for the Kansas Farm Bureau.

Stockman’s instincts rooted in the heart

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Farmer stockmen possess a burning desire to care for their livestock. A few years back, I witnessed this dedication on …Read More

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Kansas lawmakers have lots of tax ideas but little consensus

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JOHN HANNA, AP Political Writer TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is expected to increase taxes to close a budget shortfall, …Read More

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Refugees increase ethnic diversity in Wichita public schools

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Wichita school district, already one of the most ethnically diverse in the state, is undergoing …Read More

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Now is the time to list your home!

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Lunch Buffet today at Gutierrez!!

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Come down and try our buffet at Gutierrez today! As always, we do provide our military with a discount! Ask …Read More

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Central Kansas man sentenced for shooting at police

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HUTCHINSON — A Kansas man who entered guilty pleas for firing a shot at three Hutchinson Police officers was sentenced …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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