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Pollution Trial Set For Ex-Wastewater Manager

By associated-press On Fri, 06 Sep 2013 11:19:44

Pollution Trial Set For Ex-Wastewater Manager

A federal judge has set a fall trial date for the former Hays wastewater manager charged with lying about nitrogen levels in the city's discharges. Court records show the case against 57-year-old Charles L. Blair was scheduled Thursday to go before a federal jury on Nov. 5. A four-count indict...

 
 

Soldier Killed In Motorcycle Crash

By ksal-staff On Fri, 06 Sep 2013 11:13:18

Soldier Killed In Motorcycle Crash

A Fort Riley soldier is killed in a motorcycle crash Thursday evening. According to the Kansas Highway Patol, 29-year-old Jose Laureano-Mercado was riding a Yamaha motorcycle north on McDowell Creek Road south of Manhattan. He failed to negotiate a curve and drove onto the gravel shoulder. The ...

 
 

KSU Prof Uses ‘The Office’ In Econ Class

By associated-press On Thu, 05 Sep 2013 23:46:14

KSU Prof Uses ‘The Office’ In Econ Class

The NBC workplace comedy "The Office" is being used as a teaching tool. Kansas State University director of economic undergraduate studies Dan Kuester says fictional manager Michael Scott and employees of Dunder Mifflin Paper Co. provide numerous examples of economics principles. Kuester worked w...

 
 

Leavenworth VA hospital adding 2 buildings

By associated-press On Thu, 05 Sep 2013 23:43:00

Leavenworth VA hospital adding 2 buildings

The Eisenhower VA Medical Center in northeastern Kansas is expanding to meet new needs and standards. The Leavenworth Times reports construction is underway on a $2.75 million women's health clinic. Meanwhile, bidding on a construction contract for a stand-alone, 27,000-square-foot nursing home c...

 
 

Reward Offered In Deputy Shooting Case

By associated-press On Thu, 05 Sep 2013 20:10:50

Reward Offered In Deputy Shooting Case

A southeast Kansas sheriff is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a man sought in the wounding of a deputy. Butler County Sheriff Kelly Herzet posted the reward Thursday while the search continued for 41-year-old Jan Tracy Kilbourne. Investigators...

 
 

Truck Hauling Wind Turbine Equipment Crashes

By associated-press On Thu, 05 Sep 2013 16:11:09

Truck Hauling Wind Turbine Equipment Crashes

A massive wind turbine base remained in the median of a northeast Kansas highway overnight after a semitrailer hauling it broke an axle and rolled. The semi crashed just after 10 a.m. Wednesday on U.S. 36 in Washington County. Sheriff Justin Cordry says the truck and trailers were totaled, and th...

 
 

Drought Unchanged In Kansas; Worse In Some Midwest Areas

By associated-press On Thu, 05 Sep 2013 15:39:08

Drought Unchanged In Kansas; Worse In Some Midwest Areas

Drought conditions have worsened in a portion of the Midwest including Iowa, the nation's leading corn producer, as the region experienced its hottest week of the year. The extreme heat and near record low August rainfall combined to expand drought conditions from the eastern Dakotas southeastw...

 
 

Cash Stolen From Salina Restaurant

By ksal-staff On Thu, 05 Sep 2013 15:27:23

Cash Stolen From Salina Restaurant

Police are investigating a Wednesday evening theft from a Salina restaurant. Police say that a large amount of cash was stolen from the Hong Kong Buffet at 2515 Market Place. At about 5:30 in the evening a group of four women and one man came into the restaurant and inquired about accomodations f...

 
 

Mustang VETS Squad Hosting Youth Event

By ksal-staff On Thu, 05 Sep 2013 13:46:58

Mustang VETS Squad Hosting Youth Event

The Salina Central VETS squad is planning a special event for kids. Students in kindergarten through fifth grade are invited to participate in a Mini VETS Clinic from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Sept. 7th at the Salina Central High School gymnasium. Cost is $20 each, plus $6 for an adult game ticket if neede...

 
 

Fort Hays State Looking At Growth

By ksal-staff On Thu, 05 Sep 2013 11:48:27

Fort Hays State Looking At Growth

An expansion of Fort Hays State University to accommodate its continuing growth in enrollment would include new space for faculty offices and student housing while retaining the distinct appearance of the campus. According to the school, Dr. Edward H. Hammond, FHSU president, unveiled a comprehe...

 
 
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