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Arand to face first degree murder charges

A preliminary hearing was held Friday for Christopher M. Arand, rural Belvue, in Pottawatomie County District Court. Arand was bound over to face charges ... read the rest»

Wabaunsee County Sheriff searching for stolen car driver

The Wabaunsee County Sheriff’s Office is seeking an individual who was chased driving a stolen car earlier today. According to a press release, ... read the rest»

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»

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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
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.
1944: Dame Kiri Te Kannawa, operatic soprano.
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in history
1953: Upon Josef Stalin's death, Georgi Malenkov is named Soviet premier.
1960: The Swiss grant women the right to vote in municipal elections.
1965: The United States announces that it will send 3,500 troops to Vietnam.
1967: President Lyndon B. Johnson announces his plan to establish a draft lottery.
1973: President Richard Nixon imposes price controls on oil and gas.

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