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MANHATTAN, Kan. — The Kansas Department of Agriculture Division of Animal Health (KDA–DAH) is pleased to share that Kansas now has more than one million head of cattle covered by Secure Beef Supply Plans, a significant step toward supporting the economic viability of the Kansas cattle indust…

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(Manhattan, Kansas) -- Oct. 15, 2018 – USDA Kansas Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, David Schemm, announced that approximately $283,670,959 has been paid to Kansas farms that enrolled in Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) for 2017 market downturns.

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ACRAMENTO, Calif. – Director Tanya N. Garfield of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Disaster Field Operations Center-West today reminded Kansas businesses and residents of the Nov. 13, 2018, deadline to apply for an SBA federal disaster loan for property damage caused by the flash flo…

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MIAMI COUNTY – The Miami County Sheriff’s Office requested the Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) distribute the below information in the form of a statewide Silver Alert.

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The League of Women Voters is reminding citizens that the deadline to register to vote for next month’s election is TUESDAY, October 16.

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TOPEKA, Kan.– The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI), who administers the AMBER Alert program for the state of Kansas, wants the public to be aware that the alert systems utilized during child abductions will be tested early this afternoon.

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The Kansas American Legion’s 38th annual Eisenhower Pilgrimage will be held in Abilene, Kansas on Saturday, October 13, 2018.American Legion Riders Post #240 will provide a rifle salute for the ceremony. The event will be held at the Eisenhower Museum and Library in front of General Eisenhow…

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Polio is a paralyzing and potentially fatal disease that still threatens children in some parts of the world. It invades the nervous system and can cause total paralysis in a matter of hours.

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I am writing from China where I have arrived at the beginning of China’s National Day holiday. When the Peoples Republic of China was founded, the official ceremony took place on October 1, 1949.

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Topeka – In a unanimous decision this morning, the Kansas Corporation Commission approved a settlement agreement that will cut electric rates for Westar customers by $66 million dollars annually. For the average residential customer, that equates to approximately $3.80 per month.

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WASHINGTON D.C- Congressman Marshall has successfully led an effort to protect vulnerable patients from abusive behavior by air ambulance companies. In both Kansas and across the country emergency patients are being slammed with crippling and unforeseen bills from air ambulance companies who…

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Randy Frank, District IV Commander announced that The Kansas American Legion’s 38th annual Eisenhower Pilgrimage will be held in Abilene, Kansas on Saturday, October 13, 2018. American Legion Riders Post #240 will provide a rifle salute for the ceremony. The event will be held at the Eisenho…

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Once again, our screens have recently been inundated with pictures of communities devastated by a natural disaster. As the damaging floodwaters of Hurricane Florence have wreaked havoc on North Carolina, the call has gone out around the country for assistance. As always, many Kansans are loo…

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MANHATTAN, Kan. — The Kansas Department of Agriculture Division of Animal Health has received notification of multiple confirmed cases of West Nile virus (WNV) in horses across the state over the past few weeks. Confirmed cases have been reported in Lyon, Seward, Neosho, Marion and Wichita c…

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The National American Legion was chartered by the U.S. Congress on September 16, 1919 as a wartime veterans’ organization. The American Legion principals are based on the four pillars of Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation, National Security, Americanism, and Children & Youth.

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Clay Center, KS - Like most farmers, Doug Peterson’s concepts about farming and soil management were founded on the experiences and teachings of his father and grandfather. The knowledge they imparted was taken as gospel truth, inviolable and immutable. A college degree reinforced those idea…

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The Kansas Sheep Association in cooperation with Kansas State University Extension is sponsoring the first ever Kansas Sheep Symposium October 26-27 at the Atrium Hotel and Conference Center in Hutchinson, KS.

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Gift cards can be useful tools to allow a gift-receiver to choose his or her own gift. In recent years, these cards have become readily available, with racks of cards appearing in grocery stores, pharmacies and even gas stations. Unfortunately, we’ve also seen scammers try to take advantage …

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NORMAN, Okla.—The Bureau of Land Management will hold a wild horse and burro sale event in Kansas City, Kan., Aug. 24-25, at the Wyandotte County Fairgrounds, where 50 wild horses and burros will be featured. The event will take place from noon - 6 p.m. on Aug. 24, and 8 a.m. - noon on Aug. …

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Kansas kids can win great prizes and learn about traffic safety by participating in poster and video contests as part of the annual Put the Brakes on Fatalities Day safety campaign.

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The Pottawatomie County Election office has released the unofficial results for the 2018 Primary Election. There were a total of 4,516 ballots cast of which 3,740 were Republican and 776 were Democrat.

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TOPEKA, Kan. – Aug. 8, 2018 – Westar Energy wind farms marked 25 million megawatt hours of wind electricity production on Sunday, as American Wind Week got under way. That’s enough electricity to power Topeka for 25 years or Wichita for nine.

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MANHATTAN, Kan. — The Kansas Department of Agriculture’s agricultural marketing, advocacy and outreach team is seeking talented Kansans to serve on the Marketing Advisory Board. The mission of the KDA marketing team is to serve all Kansans through innovative programming and deliver solutions…

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