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January 23, 2017 10:36 am
A welfare check on two children leads to the arrest of a Salina man early Monday morning. Staff at the Department of Children and Families contacted police just after midnight on Monday to check on a 7-year-old boy and a 6-year-old girl in a home in the 800 block of N. 4th Street. Officers arr...




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