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Wineries, craft breweries experience growth in Kansas

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The thirst for Kansas-produced alcoholic beverages is growing, with wineries multiplying and the state’s largest craft …Read More

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Kan. woman hospitalized after vehicle hits sign, vaults onto train tracks

WICHITA- A Kansas woman was injured in an accident just before 3a.m. on Sunday in Sedgwick County. The Kansas Highway …Read More

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Farmers eager for drones, but most can’t legally fly them

MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press CORDOVA, Md. (AP) — Farmers are eager for drone technology. The small, relatively inexpensive unmanned …Read More

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Rural hospitals search for ways to survive

By Bryan Thompson  A lot of the hospitals in rural Kansas are called “critical access hospitals.” It’s an important designation …Read More

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Kansas man hospitalized after motorcycle hits a deer

SKYLVIA-A Kansas man was injured in an accident just before 11 p.m. on Saturday in Reno County. The Kansas Highway …Read More

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Roberts, Moran Commend Kansans Appointed to Ag Advisory Committees

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Pat Roberts and Jerry Moran of Kansas  applauded the appointment of three Kansas agribusiness professionals …Read More

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Kan. woman, teen hospitalized after truck’s tire blows

PLEASANTON- Two people were injured in an accident just before 8 p.m. on Saturday in Linn County. The Kansas Highway …Read More

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KU dorm’s demo seperates namesake brother’s portraits

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — After almost 50 years together, the portraits of two scientist-brothers have been removed from a soon-to-be …Read More

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Kansas Woman Dies After SUV Travels Down Embankment, Goes Airborne

WASHINGTON- A Kansas woman died in an accident just before 1:30 p.m. on Saturday in Washington County. The Kansas Highway …Read More

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Driver Hospitalized After Kansas Semi Crash

SHERIDAN COUNTY -A semi driver was injured in an accident just after 3:00 p.m. on Saturday in Sheridan County. The …Read More

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Kansas officials warn of jury duty scam

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office is warning about a scam in which would-be victims are told …Read More

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Concerns over US winter wheat may boost low crop prices

ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Concerns about the quantity and quality of the U.S. winter wheat crop …Read More

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Kansas man walks trail in the nude, legally

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man who likes to walk a local trail without clothing isn’t breaking any local …Read More

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Is Kansas Mental Health System Near Breaking Point?

BY DAVE RANNEY The filing of a murder charge against a former patient at the Osawatomie State Hospital is prompting …Read More

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Nine Injured After Fireworks Explode Into Crowd

AVON, Colo. (AP) — Officials say nine people suffered minor burns during an accident at a fireworks show in Colorado. …Read More

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How Obama reversed course on federal college ratings

JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama wanted dearly to get the government in the business of …Read More

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Federal government to step up bird flu monitoring

STEVE KARNOWSKI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The federal government has announced plans to step up monitoring of wild birds …Read More

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Kansas Man Dies, Two Hospitalized After Crash Near Newton

NEWTON – A Kansas man died and two others were injured in an accident just before 1:30 p.m. on Friday …Read More

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Kansas Woman Hospitalized After Car Hits Two Guardrails

HANSTON – A Kansas woman was injured in an accident just before 5:00 p.m. on Friday in Hodgeman County. The …Read More

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Longtime on-campus family housing unit at KU closes

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The closing of a longtime apartment complex means the end of family housing on the University …Read More

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Kansas Man Hospitalized After Semi Crash, Fire

RENO COUNTY – A Kansas man was injured in an accident just before 11:30 a.m. on Friday in Reno County. …Read More

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High Speed Chase, Crash, and Foot Pursuit Ends in Two Arrests

RUSSELL–Two people from Nebraska were arrested Thursday evening, July 2, following a high-speed chase through Ellis and Russell counties, ending …Read More

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Dickinson County Food Establishment Inspections June 26 – July 2, 2015

Food Establishment Inspections conducted in Dickinson County by the Kansas Department of Agriculture’s Division of Food Safety and Lodging from …Read More

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Missing Kan. inmate is back in jail UPDATE

GREAT BEND -For the last several days, area law enforcement officers have been on the lookout for Rory Wright, who …Read More

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Police say they’ve made arrest in Kan. woman’s death

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Police in Wichita, Kansas, say they’ve made an arrest in the killing of a woman found …Read More

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Kansas state parks race to recover from high water

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Workers have been scrambling to ready flood-damaged Kansas parks for an expected onslaught of Fourth …Read More

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Former Kan. police SWAT leader sues, claiming age discrimination

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A former lead member of the police tactical team in Wichita is suing, alleging he was …Read More

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Police make drug arrest after chase, fight with officer

GREAT BEND -A man who was first reported to be staying at Great Bend motel for free, ended up being …Read More

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