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Steve & Ted
June 01, 2017 - 8:35 am
Steve and Tom Leffler talk about weather and how it affects the wheat harvest.
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June 01, 2017 - 7:25 am
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man who is a registered sex offender has pleaded guilty to transporting a 16-year-old girl across state lines to have sex with him. U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said 21-year-old Logan Viquesney of Kansas City, Kansas, pleaded guilty Wednesday to interstate...
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June 01, 2017 - 5:44 am
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Results from a monthly survey of business supply managers suggest a slight decline in the economic conditions for nine Midwest and Plains states. The Mid-America Business Conditions Index report released Thursday says the overall regional economic index dropped to 55.5 in May...
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June 01, 2017 - 5:33 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (KNSS) - A Topeka man was killed early Wednesday morning in a work-related accident at a plant in Osage City. Police say the fatal accident occurred around 3:15 a.m. at the Orbis Plastic plant. The victim, identified as 53-year-old Ruben Guadlaupe Chavira, was found by a co-worker. He...
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June 01, 2017 - 5:21 am
WATERVILLE, Kan. (KNSS) - Three people were arrested Tuesday following a months-long, multi-agency investigation that resulted in a massive drug bust in a small northeast Kansas community. Riley County Police spokesman Alexander Robinson tells the Kansas Information Network more than a half-pound...
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Wichita Festivals, Inc.
June 01, 2017 - 4:32 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) – The rule at Riverfest, same as last year, no outside food or drink. KSN News spoke with President/CEO of Wichita Festivals Inc. Mary Beth Jarvis who says it's a security issue. "Fundamentally we are responsible for everything that happens inside our festival gates," said...
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K N S S News
May 31, 2017 - 11:19 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A woman was injured as she was crossing the street. It happend around 3:20 p.m. Wednesday afternoon in the 1100 block of North Broadawy. Investigators said the woman was strck by a vehicle traveling southbound on Broadway. She was reported to have suffered minor injuries and...
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Lorenzo Cain - Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
May 31, 2017 - 10:56 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — J.D. Martinez and Justin Upton hit two-run doubles with two outs in the third inning as the Detroit Tigers held off the Kansas City Royals 6-5 on Wednesday night. Royals starter Ian Kennedy (0-5) walked the bases loaded before giving up the doubles on consecutive pitches...
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May 31, 2017 - 9:26 pm
WICHITA, Kan. – A Salina man was sentenced Wednesday to five years in federal prison for distributing child pornography, U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said. David Patrick Newcomer, 35, Salina, Kan., pleaded guilty to one count of distributing child pornography. In his plea, Newcomer admitted that a...
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May 31, 2017 - 9:19 pm
KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A registered sex offender from Kansas pleaded guilty Wednesday to picking up a girl, 16, in Virginia and taking her across state lines to have sex with him, U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said today. Logan Viquesney, 21, Kansas City, Kan., pleaded guilty to one count of interstate...
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