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Marc LaVoie
October 13, 2017 - 6:45 am
The Universities of Kansas and Missouri are considering a revival of sorts for their dormant basketball rivalry. Mizzou and KU want to play an exhibition game Oct. 22 at Kansas City's Sprint Center to raise money for hurricane victims in Puerto Rico, Texas, Florida and elsewhere in the U.S. The...
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October 02, 2017 - 7:19 am
BAXTER SPRINGS, Kan. (AP) - A 65-year-old southeastern Kansas woman has died after being assaulted and set on fire along with two police officers. The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office said Sharon Horn of Baxter Springs died Saturday morning at a Springfield, Missouri, hospital. The sheriff's office...
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September 20, 2017 - 3:55 pm
The city of Lenexa wants feedback from the public on the future of Quivera Road. The city is just beginning a Quivira Road Corridor Study , looking at the future of the heavily traveled portion between 79th and 99th Streets. The first of three public workshops is Thursday, September 21 from 6:00 p...
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September 05, 2017 - 4:10 pm
Tonganoxie, KS - Tyson Foods plans to invest $320 million in a new chicken-processing plant that will employ 1,600 people in Leavenworth County just outside Tonganoxie, a town of about 5,300 about 30 miles west of Kansas City. The company announced its plans Tuesday during a news conference with...
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August 31, 2017 - 11:16 am
A water rescue team from Shawnee, KS is just one of the agencies deploying to Texas to assist residents who are still dealing with deep floodwater following the historic deluge brought by Hurricane-turned-Tropical Storm Harvey. The Shawnee team left in the middle of the night (photo below) and is...
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