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PTSO investigation crimes in central, northern part of county

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office is investigating a series of burglaries,thefts and damage to property incidents which have occurred in Pottawatomie ... read the rest»

Roberts to serve time for theft charges

Despite his efforts in convincing Riley County Chief Judge, Meryl Wilson to give him probation-Tracy Shane Roberts, of Wamego, will serve 18 months with ... read the rest»

FSA Offices to have limited staff next week

All Pottawatomie and Wabaunsee County FSA permanent farm program employees will attend Farm Bill training on Oct. 15-17, 2014. The statewide Farm Bill ... read the rest»

One Wicked run to take place in Wamego

This run is WICKED FUN!! Dig out the old shoes and round up your friends and family--it is time for One Wicked Run 2014! On Saturday, Oct. 11 at 9 am, ... read the rest»

Lucky 'Leven celebrate 60 years

The Lucky `Leven 4-H Club invites the public to a 60th year celebration on Sunday, October 5,2014, at the St. Joseph‘s Church Hall in Flush, Kansas. ... read the rest»

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Born October 22nd
1882: N.C. Wyeth, painter famous for his illustrations of Treasure Island and Robin Hood.
1887: John Reed, American journalist, poet and revolutionary, (Ten Days That Shook the World).
1903: George Beadle, American geneticist.
1919: Doris Lessing, novelist (Children of Violence, The Golden Notebook).
1920: Timothy Leary, American psychologist who experimented with psychedelic drugs.
October 22nd
in history
1955: The prototype of the F-105 Thunder Chief makes its maiden flight. Republic Aircraft's F-105 Thunderchief, better known as the 'Thud,' was the Air Force's warhorse in Vietnam.
1962: U.S. reveals Soviet missile sites in Cuba. President Kennedy orders a naval and air blockade on further shipment of military equipment to Cuba. Following a confrontation that threatens nuclear war, Kennedy and Khrushchev agree on October 28 on a formula to end the crisis. On November 2 Kennedy reports that Soviet missile bases in Cuba are being dismantled.
1964: Jean Paul Satre declines the Nobel Prize for Literature.
1966: The Soviet Union launches Luna 12 for orbit around the moon
1972: Operation Linebacker I, the bombing of North Vietnam with B-52 bombers, ends. The war in neighboring Cambodia goes from bad to worse.
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