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Kansas highway system ranked 3rd in national report

Kansas roads are ranked third best in the nation in overall highway performance and efficiency in a report released today by the Reason Foundation. ... read the rest»

Public Health Warnings Concerning Blue-Green Algae in Kansas Waters

TOPEKA - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) samples publicly accessible bodies of water for blue-green algae when the agency receives ... read the rest»

3 historic events related to WWII and members held at Manhattan City Hall

On Sunday, Sept. 25, 2:30 p.m., in the Peace Memorial Auditorium in Manhattan, City Hall, 1101 Poyntz, the program will feature 3 historic events related ... read the rest»

Candidate: Sue Mollenkamp (I), Rep., KS BOE #4

1. What are your qualifications for the position and why are you running? Education has been a primary focus in my life for nearly 30 years. For the ... read the rest»

Candidate: Ann Mah, Dem., KS BOE, #4

I am running for the State Board because I’m concerned about the direction the Legislature is taking public education. Public schools are key to ... read the rest»

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Wamego Wrestling Club Results

USAWKS 2016 District 3 East Subdistrict 8 & Under 49 - Ayden Henson's place is 6th and has scored 3.00 team points. Quarterfinal - Ayden Henson (Wamego ... read the rest»

Wamego Wrestling Club Results

Western Kansas Classic: 8 & Under 67 - Carson Reves's place is unknown and has scored 5.00 team points. Champ. Round 1 - Carson Reves (wamego jr raider ... read the rest»

Wamego Junior Raider Results

Elementary 49-55 - Leolyn Karnowski's place is 3rd and has scored 5.00 team points. Round 1 - Leolyn Karnowski (Unattached) won by fall over Olyvia Besco ... read the rest»

Full results of the weekend’s Regional Wrestling Tournament.

Wamego and Rock Creek competed in a 4A tournament at Smoky Valley; St. Marys and Wabaunsee competed in a 3-2-1A tournament at Rossville. Wamego Results ... read the rest»
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Born September 25th
1897: William Faulkner, Nobel Prize-winning writer (The Sound and the Fury, Absalom, Absalom!).
1906: Dimitri Shostakovich, Russian composer.
1931: Barbara Walters, television news personality and interviewer.
1932: Glenn Gould, concert pianist best known for his Bach interpretations.
September 25th
in history
1775: British troops capture Ethan Allen, the hero of Ticonderoga, when he and a handful of Americans try to invade Canada.In some of the bloodiest fighting of the Revolutionary War, American and French troops failed to take Savannah.
1789: Congress proposes 12 new amendments to the Constitution.
1804: The 12th Amendment is ratified, changing the procedure of choosing the president and vice-president.
1846: American General Zachary Taylor's forces capture Monterey, Mexico.Two bloody days at Buena Vista.
1909: The first National Aeronautic Show opens at Madison Square Garden. Everyone flying today is a beneficiary of the Guggenheims' vision and largesse.

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