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Casey Kasem, king of the Top 40 countdown dead

By associated-press On Sun, 15 Jun 2014 15:50:30

Casey Kasem, king of the Top 40 countdown dead

Casey Kasem, the smooth-voiced radio broadcaster who became the king of the top 40 countdown, has died at age 82. Danny Deraney, publicist for Kasem's daughter, Kerri, says Kasem died Sunday morning. Kasem's "American Top 40" began on July 4, 1970, in Los Angeles. The No. 1 song on his list th...

 
 

Home-schooling parents rally against Common Core

By associated-press On Sun, 15 Jun 2014 15:39:40

Home-schooling parents rally against Common Core

Strong opposition to the Common Core education standards around the country is coming from home-schooling parents. They're not required to teach their children using those standards. But many parents are concerned that their use will mean pressure to teach their kids a certain way. The standar...

 
 

Events outside Kansas cloud Senate race

By associated-press On Sun, 15 Jun 2014 15:34:46

Events outside Kansas cloud Senate race

Even with tea party challenger Milton Wolf's feisty rhetoric and daily attacks, many Kansas Republicans saw U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts coasting to a comfortable victory in the state's Aug. 5 Republican primary. But that assessment was less certain after U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's stunnin...

 
 

PHOTO GALLERY: Festival Is A Breeze

By ksal-staff On Sun, 15 Jun 2014 07:13:28

PHOTO GALLERY: Festival Is A Breeze

It was a breeze, in more ways than one, on Saturday at the Smoky Hill River Festival. The trend of large crowds continued Saturday at the Smoky Hill River Festival. According to Salina Arts and Humanities, 22,519 people on Saturday passed through the gates and into Oakdale Park. Though hea...

 
 

Severe Weather Rumbles Across Area

By ksal-staff On Sun, 15 Jun 2014 06:45:23

Severe Weather Rumbles Across Area

Severe weather rumbled across central Kansas early Sunday morning. Damaging wind, large hail, and heavy rain fell across much of the area. The strongest wind was reported in Ottawa County. Wind up to 65 mph knocked down limbs an trees in Minneapolis, Tescott, Culver, and Bennington. There were...

 
 

Impacts of voting case extend past Kansas, Arizona

By associated-press On Sat, 14 Jun 2014 20:49:00

Impacts of voting case extend past Kansas, Arizona

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and other top lawmakers are urging a federal appeals court to overturn a decision by a judge in Kansas that they say would limit the authority of Congress to regulate federal elections. The lawmakers contend the ruling could limit Congress' ability to pass legisl...

 
 

Kansas college weighs sale of farm

By associated-press On Sat, 14 Jun 2014 20:41:23

Kansas college weighs sale of farm

Officials of Allen Community College are considering selling the school's 240-acre farm, citing low enrollment in agriculture courses. The Iola Register reports the farm's fate has drawn high interest among the eight students who live on the property, located five miles from the main campus in so...

 
 

Topeka man fatally shot after confrontation

By associated-press On Sat, 14 Jun 2014 20:39:04

Topeka man fatally shot after confrontation

Topeka police are looking for someone in a silver Dodge Magnum station wagon who fatally shot a man in front of a local residence after an apparent confrontation. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports the victim, who hasn't been named, was pronounced dead at 3:40 p.m. Friday after being shot multipl...

 
 

PHOTO GALLERY: Over 22,000 Pack The Park

By ksal-staff On Sat, 14 Jun 2014 13:08:38

PHOTO GALLERY: Over 22,000 Pack The Park

There were multiple things to do in Salina's Oakdale Park Friday, and a large crowd was there to do them. The 2014 Smoky Hill River Festival had promised a wide range of entertainment, arts, crafts, food, and fun activities for kids, and it delivered on that promise. Over 22,000 people packed the pa...

 
 

Agriculture Department Relocating to Manhattan

By associated-press On Sat, 14 Jun 2014 00:19:53

Agriculture Department Relocating to Manhattan

The new address is already on the letterhead as the Kansas Department of Agriculture prepares to complete its 56-mile move from Topeka to Manhattan. KMAN-AM reports the agency will officially open for business Monday in its new quarters. The three-story building is on the edge of the Kansas State...

 
 
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