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Carla Swartz: Candidate, Wabaunsee County Sheriff

#1 My name is Carla Swartz. I worked for 30 years at the Riley County Police Department as an officer and detective, retiring July 2015. I had the opportunity ... read the rest»

Rob Hoskins: Candidate, Wabaunsee County Sheriff

1 I am Rob Hoskins and I live in Alma, Kansas. My wife and I have raised four sons and we were blessed with two beautiful granddaughters born in March ... read the rest»

Sam Hamilton: Candidate, Wabaunsee County Sheriff

1. I have been in Emergency Services for over 35 years. I have served at the Manhattan Fire Dept., U.S. Navy, Riley County Police Dept., and Wabaunsee ... read the rest»

KDOT Puts K-99 Improvements on Hold

After extensive studies and much input from City of Wamego, Wabaunsee County and Caterpillar Inc., the Executive KDOT staff, decided to shelve the K-99 ... read the rest»

KHP TROOPERS RETURN FROM ASSISTING WITH RNC IN CLEVELAND

This past Friday, July 22, the 26 troopers the Kansas Highway Patrol sent to Cleveland to assist with the Republican National Convention returned to the ... 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 July 27th
1870: Hilaire Belloc, French writer (Cautionary Tales).
1906: Leo Durocher, baseball player and manager.
1908: Joseph Mitchell, writer for The New Yorker.
1930: David Hughes, English novelist (The Horsehair Sofa, The Man Who Invented Tomorrow).
1939: Michael Longley, Irish poet.
July 27th
in history
1586: Sir Walter Raleigh returns to England from Virginia.
1663: British Parliament passes a second Navigation Act, requiring all goods bound for the colonies be sent in British ships from British ports.
1689: Government forces defeat the Scottish Jacobites at the Battle of Killiecrankie.
1777: The Marquis of Lafayette arrives in New England to help fight the British.
1778: British and French fleets fight to a standoff in the first Battle of Ushant.

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