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'Fight the Bite' Poster Contest Announced

Updated: 03/19/2009 - KDHE's Fight the Bite Poster Contest deadline is April 3rd. The contest asks fifth and sixth graders to use art to show ways they can protect themselves and their families from diseases spread by mosquitoes, ticks and fleas.

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Sebelius Appoints Pratt Resident to Propane Council

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius (D-Kan.) has appointed Edward Barrett, Pratt, to the Kansas Propane Education Council and Research Council. Barrett is the branch manager of Hampel Oil Distributors.

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Chef Alli's Apple Glazed Pork Chops

Updated: 03/19/2009 - If you love the tastes of pork chops and apples, try this recipe out. It's only $3 per serving from the HyVee webpage. Just click below and you can even get the recipe from us!

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Victim in St. Patrick's Day Accident Identified

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Topeka Police continue to investigate the accident that killed Sarah Jacob, 29, of Topeka Tuesday night. Jacob's Jeep overturned at I-470 near SW 21st Street.

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Sebelius Signs Bill Honoring Veterans

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Governor Kathleen Sebelius has signed a bill honoring our veterans by memorializing a highway bridge in Kansas.

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Escapes Expo Coming to Fort Riley

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Approximately 60 vendors from Kansas and Missouri will be on hand March 28 at the Great Escapes Expo to assist Families planning their outdoor adventures.

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Madoff Scam Breaks Group That Aided Kansas Prisons

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Even before crooked money manager Bernie Madoff went to jail last week, he had affected the lives of inmates in Kansas. Donors to a private foundation gave money to Madoff to invest. The foundation had to close.

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Jurors Mull Woman's Urination Discrimination Claim

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Jurors in Norfolk are deliberating the discrimination case of a female dock worker who was punished by her union for urinating on the job when a male co-worker who also relieved himself wasn't.

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Air Force Unveils Brain Injury Clinic in Alaska

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Behind Dan DeRosa's smiling face lurks a dull headache that never goes away. He suffers from memory lapses and hears a shrill ringing in his ears akin to the lingering squeal of a heavy metal concert.

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Jayhawks Getting Ready for Bison in Minneapolis

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Following a morning practice at a Minneapolis community college, the Kansas men's basketball team went through media obligations and a public practice at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Thursday in preparation for its NCAA Tournament first round game against North Dakota State Friday at 11:30 a.m. (Central).

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Former Mayor's Record Expunged

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Former Mayor Doug Wright's felony record expunged in Shawnee County Court on Thursday so he can pursue a teaching career.

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Colorado Woman with Flammable Water Fears Blast

Updated: 03/19/2009 - A woman said she lives in constant fear and is terrified her home could blow up because of natural gas that has managed to seep into her water supply. Amee Ellsworth can turn on a faucet in her kitchen or bathroom, flick a lighter and watch flames shoot up from the sink. And Ellsworth said she's afraid she or her neighbors are at imminent risk of an explosion.

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White House to Break Ground on 'Kitchen Garden'

Updated: 03/19/2009 - First lady Michelle Obama is breaking ground Friday for a garden on the South Lawn that will provide produce for the White House kitchen. The White House says she will be joined by local elementary school students who will help with the planting and harvesting the crops later in the year.

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Astronauts successfully install solar wings

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Spacewalking astronauts installed the last set of solar wings at the international space station Thursday, accomplishing the top job of shuttle Discovery's mission. Steven Swanson and Richard Arnold II struggled with some cable connections, but managed to hook everything up.

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Diabetes Screening to be Held March 23

Updated: 03/19/2009 - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and the Kansas Diabetes Advisory Council will host a diabetes screening event for legislators from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

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Defensive Driving Course Offered

Updated: 03/19/2009 - The Topeka Police Department will hold the National Safety Council Defensive Driving Course, Saturday, March 28, 2009, at the Law Enforcement Center, 320 S. Kansas Avenue, Suite 100.

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Police Say Mass Text About Gang Initiation is Hoax

Updated: 03/19/2009 - A cellular telephone text message began circulating Thursday indicating there would be a gang initiation at Wal-Mart that evening, wherein three women would be shot as part of the initiation. TPD says this is a hoax.

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Tar Heels: 'Huge probability' Lawson won't play

Updated: 03/19/2009 - North Carolina coach Roy Williams says Ty Lawson's recovery is going slower than expected and that there's a "huge probability" Lawson will sit out today's NCAA game against the 16th-seeded Radford Highlanders.

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Oil Hits High for 2009 as Dollar Plunges

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Oil prices hit new highs for the year Thursday after a decision by the Federal Reserve to spend billions snapping up U.S. bonds sent the dollar tumbling.

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FedEx 3Q Earnings Tumble on Weak Global Economy

Updated: 03/19/2009 - FedEx said Thursday its fiscal third-quarter profit tumbled 75 percent as severe weakness in the global economy offset the benefit of lower fuel prices.

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Wall Street Heading for Modestly Lower Open

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Investors are set to give up some of their gains ahead of a key reading on unemployment. Stock futures are lower a day after a rally spurred by the Federal Reserve's plans to pump more money into the economy.

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