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Kansas highway system ranked 3rd in national report

Kansas roads are ranked third best in the nation in overall highway performance and efficiency in a report released today by the Reason Foundation. ... read the rest»

Public Health Warnings Concerning Blue-Green Algae in Kansas Waters

TOPEKA - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) samples publicly accessible bodies of water for blue-green algae when the agency receives ... read the rest»

3 historic events related to WWII and members held at Manhattan City Hall

On Sunday, Sept. 25, 2:30 p.m., in the Peace Memorial Auditorium in Manhattan, City Hall, 1101 Poyntz, the program will feature 3 historic events related ... read the rest»

Candidate: Sue Mollenkamp (I), Rep., KS BOE #4

1. What are your qualifications for the position and why are you running? Education has been a primary focus in my life for nearly 30 years. For the ... read the rest»

Candidate: Ann Mah, Dem., KS BOE, #4

I am running for the State Board because I’m concerned about the direction the Legislature is taking public education. Public schools are key to ... 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 September 25th
1897: William Faulkner, Nobel Prize-winning writer (The Sound and the Fury, Absalom, Absalom!).
1906: Dimitri Shostakovich, Russian composer.
1931: Barbara Walters, television news personality and interviewer.
1932: Glenn Gould, concert pianist best known for his Bach interpretations.
September 25th
in history
1942: The War Labor Board orders equal pay for women in the United States.
1943: The Red Army retakes Smolensk from the Germans who are retreating to the Dnieper River in the Soviet Union.The Krummer Lauf allowed German infantry and motorized artillery units to actually fire around corners.
1959: President Eisenhower and Soviet Premier Khrushchev begin Camp David talks.
1974: Scientists warn that continued use of aerosol sprays will cause ozone depletion, which will lead to an increased risk of skin cancer and global weather changes.
1981: Sandra Day O'Connor. the first female Supreme Court Justice, is sworn in.

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