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Six historic and modern homes will be featured on Marysville’s Holiday Homes Tour

Six historic and modern homes will be featured on Marysville’s Holiday Homes Tour from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3. Tickets are now on sale for ... read the rest»

Flint Hills Maps Installed in 180 Schools

Over 180 schools and colleges across the Flint Hills now have a permanent new exhibit mounted on their walls: a first-of-its-kind map of the Flint Hills ... read the rest»

Holiday Open Houses at the Pottawatomie Wabaunsee Regional Library

Holiday Open Houses will be held this year at the following Pottawatomie Wabaunsee Regional Library locations. Westmoreland Mini Library, Saturday, ... read the rest»

New holiday event helps park's health

Manhattan — Manhattan Parks and Recreation will host a new holiday event on Dec. 3. Red Cedar Holiday Harvest gives families and individuals the ... 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 December 3rd
1833: Carlos Juan Finlay, Cuban epidemiologist.
1857: Joseph Conrad, Polish-born novelist (Heart of Darkness, Nostromo).
1922: Sven Nykvist, Swedish cinematographer.
1925: Jean-Luc Godard, French film director (Breathless).
1933: Paul Crutzen, Dutch chemist.
December 3rd
in history
1800: The French defeat an Austrian army at the Battle of Hohenlinden, near Munich.
1818: Illinois admitted into the Union as the 21st state.
1847: Frederick Douglass and Martin R. Delaney establish the North Star, and anti-slavery paper.
1862: Confederate raiders attack a Federal forage train on the Hardin Pike near Nashville, Tenn.
1863: Confederate General James Longstreet moves his army east and north toward Greeneville. This withdrawal marks the end of the Fall Campaign in Tennessee.

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