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Candidate: Laura Kelly, KS Senate #18

During the last four years, I have had to change my role in the State Senate from that of consensus and coalition builder who worked collaboratively with ... read the rest»

Candidate: Dave Jackson, KS Senate #18

Question 1) The need for change in state government is the reason for my decision to run for the State Senate 18th District. Our budget must be balanced, ... read the rest»

Exoneree, Murder victim’s family member, and others to speak on Death Penalty’s harms

On Saturday, October 22, the Kansas Coalition Against the Death Penalty (KCADP) will host its Annual Abolition Conference, with this year’s theme ... read the rest»

Lady Saints stave off T-Birds in three tightly contested sets

LIBERAL — Road matches are always tough. But a trip to Liberal, Kansas for a meeting with Seward County Community College has historically been ... read the rest»

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Wabaunsee High School Cross Country Results

At: Centralia Date: 10-1-2016 Weather: Cool, calm BOYS: Place and Record: 1st 9-0 Season Record: 32-6 Varsity Kyle Schmitz 8th 18:19 Luke Stuhlsatz 10th 18:42 ... read the rest»

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»
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Born October 20th
1874: Charles Ives, composer.
1884: Bela Lugosi, Hungarian-born film actor famous for his portrayal of Count Dracula (1931).
1891: Sir James Chadwick, physicist who won the Nobel Prize for discovering the neutron.
1901: Adelaide Hall, cabaret singer.
1925: Art Buchwald, humorist.
October 20th
in history
1904: Bolivia and Chile sign a treaty ending the War of the Pacific. The treaty recognizes Chile's possession of the coast, but provides for construction of a railway to link La Paz, Bolivia, to Arica, on the coast.
1924: Baseball's first 'colored World Series' is held in Kansas City, Mo. The talented athletes of the negro leagues.
1938: Czechoslovakia, complying with Nazi policy, outlaws the Communist Party and begins persecuting Jews. The unprecedented Nuremberg Trial.
1940: German troops reach the approaches to Moscow. Red Stars Over Berlin.
1944: U.S. troops and on Leyte in the Philippines, keeping General MacArthur's pledge I shall return.General George C. Kenney pioneered aerial warfare strategy and tactics in the Pacific theater.

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