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Salina Man Convicted Of Murder In Child Abuse Death

By associated-press On Sat, 05 Oct 2013 07:32:51

Salina Man Convicted Of Murder In Child Abuse Death

A Salina man has been convicted of first degree murder and other charges in the abuse death of his girlfriend's 14 month old son. A jury returned the verdict against 35 year old Antonio Brown on Friday - two years to the day after Clayden Urbanek died of what doctors at a Wichita hospital called ...

 
 

Kansas Furloughing Civilians Who Support Guard

By associated-press On Fri, 04 Oct 2013 21:15:55

Kansas Furloughing Civilians Who Support Guard

The federal shutdown has already furloughed 772 members of the Kansas National Guard, and the Adjutant General's Department says 263 civilians who support the Guard will be furloughed as well. Friday's announcement says the civilians are state employees whose jobs are funded by the federal gover...

 
 

Man Convicted Of Human Trafficking

By associated-press On Fri, 04 Oct 2013 20:14:48

Man Convicted Of Human Trafficking

A jury in western Kansas has convicted a 27-year-old Minnesota man on charges related to human trafficking. Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt's office says in a release that a Logan County jury on Thursday convicted Preston Sanders, of St. Paul, Minn., of transporting a person under 18 knowi...

 
 

Elderly Person wants to Die? Joan Jerkovich “Your” Life Coach

By joan-jerkovich On Fri, 04 Oct 2013 20:14:47

Elderly Person wants to Die? Joan Jerkovich “Your” Life Coach

Recently, at a community event, I ran in to an elderly woman that I have always admired for her spunk and love for life.  While we don’t know each other well, we’ve always had a mutual admiration and easy connection.  After a brief hello, she told me she’s ready to die. When I asked why, she...

 
 

Kansas Court Reverses Coal Plant Permit

By associated-press On Fri, 04 Oct 2013 20:12:59

Kansas Court Reverses Coal Plant Permit

The Kansas Supreme Court has reversed a state agency's decision to issue a permit to construct a new coal-fired power plant in southwest Kansas. Friday's unanimous decision by the justices is a setback for Sunflower Electric Power Corp. in its plans to build a second plant near Holcomb. The ...

 
 

Man Walks for Kenyan Orphanage

By associated-press On Fri, 04 Oct 2013 18:05:54

Man Walks for Kenyan Orphanage

A man walking across the country with a goat to raise money for a Kenyan charity is hitting the halfway point of his journey. The Salina Journal  reports that Steve Wescott set off on in May from the Space Needle in Seattle. Now, he's crossing through Kansas with his pack goat as he makes his wa...

 
 

Man Charged With Indecent Liberties

By ksal-staff On Fri, 04 Oct 2013 16:40:04

Man Charged With Indecent Liberties

A Salina man is facing a sex charge in connection with a case involving a 14-year-old girl. Saline County Sheriff Glen Kochanowski tells KSAL News that 22-year-old Jerry M. Dix, 2652 Belmont, was arrested on a charge of aggravated indecent liberties with a child. He is accused of having consensua...

 
 

Man Jailed for Criminal Threat

By jeff-garretson On Fri, 04 Oct 2013 15:53:03

Man Jailed for Criminal Threat

A guest at Salina's La Quinta Inn - is now staying at the Saline County Jail after an incident in the hotel's lobby. Police say alcohol played a role in the events that led to the arrest of 57-year-old Vasco Vasconellos, of Kailua, Hawaii Thursday evening. According to Lt. Scott Siemsen, offic...

 
 

Annoying Co-Worker?~Joan Jerkovich “Your” Life Coach

By joan-jerkovich On Fri, 04 Oct 2013 15:46:49

Annoying Co-Worker?~Joan Jerkovich “Your” Life Coach

I work in an office with a co-worker who has the bad habit of chewing gum loudly and popping it.  She works in the cubicle next to mine and does this constantly.  It has become so annoying I need to make it stop.  What should I do? You can choose to either address this yourself or turn it over...

 
 

Truck Fire Destroys 41,500-Pounds Of Pork

By ksal-staff On Fri, 04 Oct 2013 15:29:40

Truck Fire Destroys 41,500-Pounds Of Pork

An early morning truck fire shuts down I-135 for a short time Friday. The Saline County Sheriff's Office tells KSAL News that a semi-trailer driving southbound early Friday morning around 5am caught fire - destroying it's contents of 41,500-pounds of processed pork bellies. Multiple rural fire...

 
 
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