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VOLUNTARY RECALL OF CARTONS OF ENTENMANN’S LITTLE BITES FUDGE BROWNIES

VOLUNTARY RECALL OF CARTONS OF ENTENMANN’S LITTLE BITES FUDGE BROWNIES 5 pack (Best By Date Oct 8, 2016), CHOCOLATE CHIP MUFFINS 5 pack and 10 pack ... read the rest»

K-State Ranching Summit planned for Oct. 7

MANHATTAN — Registration is now open for the K-State Ranching Summit. This first-time event is designed to equip managers with the skills to address ... read the rest»

Westar Energy receives new Siemens mobile resilience transformers to keep power running with quick, flexible replacement

· Three new mobile transformers for Westar Energy cut down replacement time from months to days Siemens has delivered three of its new mobile resilience ... read the rest»

Local Songwriter Sets To Perform At the 41st Annual Old Time Music Festival

Local Wamego songwriter Brian Nelson will be performing this week at the 41 st Old time Music Festival in Lamar’s Iowa. Brian has been perfecting ... read the rest»

County bridges were on the agenda for Monday’s Wabaunsee County Commission meeting

County bridges were on the agenda for Monday’s Wabaunsee County Commission meeting. With the unfortunate news that FEMA disaster funds would not ... 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 August 31st
1870: Maria Montessori, educator and founder of the Montessori schools.
1885: Duboise Heyward, novelist, poet and dramatist best know for Porgy which was the basis for the opera Porgy and Bess.
1899: Lynn Riggs, writer, her book Green Grow the Lilacs was adapted by Rodgers and Hammerstein to become Oklahoma.
1903: Arthur Godfrey, radio and television personality.
1905: Sanford Meisner, influential acting teacher.
August 31st
in history
1802: Captain Merriwether Lewis leaves Pittsburgh to meet up with Captain William Clark and begin their trek to the Pacific Ocean.
1864: At the Democratic convention in Chicago, General George B. McClellan is nominated for president.
1919: The Communist Labor Party is founded in Chicago, with the motto, Workers of the world unite!
1928: Kurt Weill's The Threepenny Opera opens in Berlin.
1940: Joseph Avenol steps down as Secretary-General of the League of Nations.

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