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Westar requests price increase

Topeka, Kan., March 2, 2015 — Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WR) today filed a request with the Kansas Corporation Commission to adjust its prices by ... read the rest»

Pasture management meeting scheduled

Grassland managers are invited to attend an upcoming Pasture Management Meeting in Alma on Monday, March 16, 2015. The event is free to attend and begins ... read the rest»

March 15 is closing date for Noninsurable Crops

The Executive Director for the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) in Pottawatomie County, Annette Ramsey, urges producers ... read the rest»

Imagemakers, Inc. receives awards

Wamego-based marketing agency Imagemakers, Inc. recently received awards for custom-built website design within the advertising industry from the American ... read the rest»

Next phase of entry control procedures at Fort Riley start Monday

Installation remains accessible to public The next phase of access control point, or ACP, changes at Fort Riley go into effect March 2. Visitors who ... 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 4th
1901: Charles Goren, world expert on the game of bridge.
1904: Ding Ling, Chinese writer and women's rights activist.
1928: Alan Sillitoe, novelist (Saturday Night and Sunday Morning, The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner).
1932: Miriam Makeba, South African singer.
1934: Jane Goodall, British anthropologist, known for her work with African chimpanzees.
March 4th
in history
1914: Doctor Fillatre of Paris, France successfully separates Siamese twins.
1921: Warren G. Harding is sworn in as America's 29th President.
1933: Franklin D. Roosevelt is inaugurated to his first term as president in Washington, D.C.
1944: Berlin is bombed by the American forces for the first time.
1952: North Korea accuses the United nations of using germ warfare.

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