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KC Wolf Visits Salina School

By ksal-staff On Fri, 15 Nov 2013 22:01:06

KC Wolf Visits Salina School

A famous furry creature who roams the sidelines at Arrowhead Stadium was roaming the halls of a Salina school this week. Students at Schilling Elementary School received a life lesson from Kansas City Chiefs mascot KC Wolf. According to the school, KC Wolf, aka Dan Meers, came to Schilling for a ...

 
 

Cottonwood Elementary Honored with Challenge Award

By ksal-staff On Fri, 15 Nov 2013 21:57:36

Cottonwood Elementary Honored with Challenge Award

Cottonwood Elementary School received a Certificate of Merit at the 9th Annual Challenge Awards on November 13, 2013 at Junction City Middle School. The award is presented by the Confidence in Kansas Public Education Task Force. The award is based on Kansas Assessment results from 2013 and othe...

 
 

Salina USD 305 Teacher, Mary Harmon, Earns Renewal from National Board for Professional Teaching Standards

By ksal-staff On Fri, 15 Nov 2013 21:44:44

Salina USD 305 Teacher, Mary Harmon, Earns Renewal from National Board for Professional Teaching Standards

Mary Harmon, Schilling’s Library Media Specialist, undertook a rigorous teacher evaluation process that resulted in National Board recertification, indicating continued accomplishment and comprehensive professional growth in a variety of areas. Harmon’s certification is in the area of early chil...

 
 

VIDEO: Unexplained Lights Over Salina Explained

By ksal-staff On Fri, 15 Nov 2013 18:39:54

VIDEO: Unexplained Lights Over Salina Explained

Strange glowing lights that were seen in the sky over Salina have a not so strange explanation. They were part of a training exercise going on at the Smoky Hill Weapons Range. Thursday evening at around 7:00 people around the Salina area were puzzled by a series of glowing lights in the sky that...

 
 

Jewelry Stolen from Home

By ksal-staff On Fri, 15 Nov 2013 17:25:23

Jewelry Stolen from Home

A woman calls police after checking her jewelry box. Salina police are investigating after a wedding set and necklace are stolen. Police say the valuables were removed from a home in the 500 block of East Wilson sometime between September 15th through November 14th. The 41-year-old woman va...

 
 

Inappropriate Behavior Leads to Arrest

By ksal-staff On Fri, 15 Nov 2013 16:59:58

Inappropriate Behavior Leads to Arrest

A Saline County man is arrested for sexual battery of a female acquaintance. Salina Police arrested 61-year-old Roger E. Pridey, 5997 W. Watkins Rd, on Thursday after he turned himself in at the police station. According to Lt. Scott Siemsen, a 36-year-old female contacted police after Pridey ...

 
 

K-State Salina Student Soars With Airline Internship

By ksal-staff On Fri, 15 Nov 2013 15:41:04

K-State Salina Student Soars With Airline Internship

An internship with Southwest Airlines is helping a Kansas State University aviation student put what she learned in the classroom to good use. Brooke Roman, senior in professional pilot from Nixa, Mo., has been serving a four-month internship with Southwest Airlines at its headquarters in Dallas ...

 
 

Bird Watchers Urged To Keep Distance From Cranes

By associated-press On Fri, 15 Nov 2013 12:38:25

Bird Watchers Urged To Keep Distance From Cranes

Bird enthusiasts are being urged to keep their distance from whooping cranes that pass through Quivira National Wildlife Refuge in central Kansas at this time each year. Refuge worker Barry Jones sent an email this week to people on a Kansas birding list cautioning them to stay at least a half-mi...

 
 

Area Wildlife Checkpoints Planned

By ksal-staff On Fri, 15 Nov 2013 03:01:11

Area Wildlife Checkpoints Planned

Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism law enforcement officers will conduct a wildlife checkpoint in Northcentral Kansas in mid-November. With upland bird, turkey, deer and waterfowl seasons underway, the checkpoint is intended to help enforce state and federal wildlife laws. Officers...

 
 

Brownback Announces Kansas Reading Initiative

By associated-press On Fri, 15 Nov 2013 01:31:48

Brownback Announces Kansas Reading Initiative

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is proposing a new reading initiative aimed at boosting proficiency among school children. But his plan sparked a debate even before he unveiled it during a Thursday news conference because of how he'd finance it. He wants to use $9 million in each of the next two years ...

 
 
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