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Posted by admin - July 21, 2011 at 8:11 am

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Relief from the heat

Relief from the heat
As triple-digit temperatures continue to scorch central Kansas, pools and water parks have become a popular hangout for those looking to stay cool.
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Lake City Student wins silver medal in
LAKE CITY– Lake City High School’s Alexander Brown won a silver medal in the Action Skills competition at the annual SkillsUSA Championships in Kansas City, Missouri, June 21-25.
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Jeff Francoeur wants to be part of the Royals’ future
Bob Dunn has a story in the Kansas City Star about Jeff Francoeur‘s place in the world at the trading deadline. Short version: he would prefer not to go: “People keep asking me about it,” he said. “And what I say is I’m sure if a team came to the Royals and overwhelmed them (with…
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Local students please palates at competition
Kansas cooks.
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Posted by admin - July 17, 2011 at 8:05 am

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Twins-Kansas City series preview

Twins-Kansas City series preview
FOUR-GAME SERIES AT TARGET FIELDThursday, 7:10 p
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Augusta may curtail water use further
AUGUSTA — A scorched brown front yard may soon become a sign of civic duty here. This parched pocket of south-central Kansas has missed most of the showers that have doused Wichita, leaving it with less than half its average rainfall this year.
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Inergy Completes Acquisition of Seneca Lake Gas Storage Facility
KANSAS CITY, Mo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Inergy, L.P. (NYSE:NRGY) (“Inergy”) announced today that it has closed on its previously announced acquisition of the Seneca Lake natural gas storage facility located in Schuyler County, New York, (“Seneca Lake”) and two related pipelines for approximately $ 65 million from New York State Electric & Gas Corporation. Seneca Lake is an approximate 2.0 billion …
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Posted by admin - July 16, 2011 at 8:05 am

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Council wants design details for downtown revitalization

Council wants design details for downtown revitalization
Some members of the Topeka City Council aren’t excited about approving the expenditure of $ 1 million to conduct the first phase of a project to revitalize downtown Topeka before they know what is in store for the area. Deputy city manager Randy Speaker told them during a work session Tuesday there is no design in hand to show them, and part of the $ 1 million will be spent to prepare that design …
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Kan. poultry farm loses 4,300 turkeys in heat wave
A heat wave that has pushed temperatures well over 100 degrees has killed tens of thousands of turkeys and chickens in Kansas and North Carolina and left farmers across the lower part of the country struggling to cool off their flocks.
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Posted by admin - July 13, 2011 at 8:10 am

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Wandering child reunited with family
The small child with autism found wandering in Kansas City Friday morning has been reunited with family members.
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Duke Energy gives wind power in Kansas a boost
Duke Energy Corp. is building its second large-scale wind farm in Kansas, providing electricity for Kansas City Power & Light Co.
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K-State men’s basketball schedule set
MANHATTAN — The Kansas State Wildcats have reached out to a pair of their top regional markets for the marquee games on their 2011-12 nonconference men’s basketball schedule, released Wednesday by the school.
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The Royals Remain Cold In The Heat Of The Summer
(AP) — Magglio Ordonez’s two-run home run just six pitches into the game staked Rick Porcello to an early lead and got the Detroit Tigers rolling toward a 6-4 victory Friday night over Kyle Davies and the reeling Kansas City Royals.
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Posted by admin - July 9, 2011 at 8:06 am

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Early fireworks night

Early fireworks night
With Ellis in lineup, Rockies explode for 3 homers, 9 runs to blast Kansas City.
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Abortion showdown set for Friday afternoon
The showdown over Kansas’ licensing requirements for abortion clinics is set for Friday afternoon in Kansas City, Kan. A hearing has been scheduled in federal court for 3 p.m. in the case that pits two Kansas City-area abortion clinics against the state in its efforts to impose new rules on abortion clinics.
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Iowa City starts community project to write book — 140 characters at a time
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Organizers of the Iowa City Book Festival have launched plans for the community to collaborate to write a book, 140 characters at a time.
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Posted by admin - July 2, 2011 at 8:10 am

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Padres finish sweep of KC
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Kansas City Royals found yet another way to lose.
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DST Worldwide Services Launches Test Automation Framework
KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — DST Worldwide Services (DSTWS) has launched a new test automation framework, a leading-edge platform designed for automating functional and regression testing in system environments. This solution was created using industry-standard process frameworks to provide comprehensive automation capabilities and address the key challenges of traditional …
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Posted by admin - July 1, 2011 at 8:18 am

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SM East’s Fries is All-Metro Kansas girls swimmer of the year
For the first time in the history of Shawnee Mission East’s storied girls swimming program, the Lancers have the undisputed queen of the collective Kansas pool. Not only did junior Marston Fries lead SM East to a Kansas 6A swimming and diving repeat, but she did so in stirring fashion, winning the 100-yard freestyle and 200 freestyle in personal-record time.
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Pregame Preview: Can Padres finally win a homestand
A win over Kansas City Tuesday night would give the Padres their first winning homestand of the 2011 season
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Posted by admin - June 30, 2011 at 8:10 am

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Final Glance: Railroads companies

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Final Glance: Railroads companies
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of some top railroads companies were mixed at the close of trading: CSX s rose $ .13 or .5 percent, to $ 25.12. Canadian National rose $ .41 or .5 percent, to $ 75.70. Canadian Pacific rose $ .54 or .9 percent, to $ 58.87. Kansas City Southern rose $ .32 or .6 percent, to $ 55.91. Norfolk Southern rose $ .45 or .6 percent, to $ 72.12. Union Pacific fell $ .03 or percent, to $ 100.01.
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Cubs-Royals Preview
In a statement that could sum up Luke Hochevar’s entire tenure in Kansas City, the Royals aren’t sure what to expect when the one-time No. 1 overall pick takes the hill. Provided there’s daylight, the results have been pretty good recently. Eight of Hochevar’s 10 victories since 2010 have been in matinees, a record he’ll try to improve Sunday afternoon as the Royals look to…
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Getz Drives In Go-ahead Run For Royals
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Chris Getz drove in the go-ahead run with two outs in the eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Saturday night, snapping a season-high six game losing streak.
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Posted by admin - June 28, 2011 at 8:08 am

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Amateur qualifier needs playoff to decide final 18

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Amateur qualifier needs playoff to decide final 18
Forty-three players from all across Kansas came to Buffalo Dunes Golf Course in Garden City for a chance to be one of the 18 to advance to the Kansas Amateur Golf Championship July 18 through 24.
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Man Shot, Killed On KC’s East Side
Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed on Kansas City’s east side Wednesday night.
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Sly James Visits White House
Kansas City’s new mayor says meeting President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden at the White House was a humbling experience.
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Posted by admin - June 23, 2011 at 8:04 am

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