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Desert Health and Rehab under new management

March 4, 2015, Onaga, KS — Mission Health Communities LLC, a premier provider of Senior Living and Skilled Rehabilitation Communities in the Southeast ... read the rest»

New exhibit opens at Mulvane Art Museum

The Mulvane Art Museum is pleased to announce its forthcoming exhibitions Country: Prints by Charles Capps and Tom Huck and Prairie Print Makers from ... read the rest»

Wamego Recreation going strong

Recreation is going strong in Wamego, at least for young people. Participation numbers are up for most activities, with many maxed out, according to Kristin ... read the rest»

Supreme Court Actions in Kansas Water Dispute

The United States Supreme Court Justices ordered Nebraska to pay Kansas $5.5 million in a long-running legal dispute over use of water from the Republican ... read the rest»

Flint Hills Discovery Center Receives Major Gift

The Flint Hills Discovery Center Foundation has received a gift of $750,000 from Marty Vanier and Bob Krause. Foundation President, Bruce Snead, announced ... read the rest»

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Page to coach remainder of season

The USD 320, Wamego, School District held a special meeting this morning. The meeting was held in executive session to discuss non-elected personnel. ... read the rest»

Wamego grapplers third at Chase County Invitational

Wamego placed third at the Chase County Invitational Wrestling Tournament over the weekend, scoring 109 points. Alec Pierson and Kasey Fehy won their ... read the rest»

Onaga vs Washington

Onaga Players Individual Scoring Summary Team pts. by Quarter 2pt FG 3pt FG FTM FTA PTS 1 2 3 4 OT Cordell 3 3 0 1 15 11 7 12 10 Helget 2 2 ... read the rest»

Wamego Frosh Tourney

Two area teams won their first round games at the Wamego Freshman Basketball Tournament on Monday. Wamego (12-1) which went in as the top seed defeated ... read the rest»
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Born March 6th
1885: Ring Lardner, writer (You Know Me, Al).
1899: Richard Leo Simon, publisher, partner of Max Schuster.
1908: Lou Costello, American comedian, partner of Bud Abbott.
1928: Gabriel Garcia-Marquez, Columbian-born novelist (One Hundred Years of Solitude, Love in the Time of Cholera).
1937: Valentina Nikolayeva-Tereshkova, Russian astronaut, the first woman to orbit the Earth.
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in history
1521: Ferdinand Magellan discovers Guam.
1820: The Missouri Compromise is enacted by Congress and signed by President James Monroe, providing for the admission of Missouri into the Union as a slave state, but prohibits slavery in the rest of the northern Louisiana Purchase territory.
1836: After fighting for 13 days, the Alamo falls.
1853: Giuseppe Verdi's opera La Traviata premieres in Venice.
1857: The Supreme Court's Dred Scott decision holds that blacks cannot be citizens.

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