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Jewel says Injury won't Keep her from 'Dancing'

Updated: 02/26/2009 - Jewel blogs on her Web site Wednesday that she's been sidelined for the ABC series' upcoming season due to tendinitis in both knees, and that her physical therapist said she'd be ``good to go by next week'' if she takes time to recover.

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Hundreds of Cessna Workers Get Layoff Notices

Updated: 02/26/2009 - The 60-day layoff notices were distributed Thursday at Cessna. Cessna did not release the specific number of workers who received notices. But several media outlets in Wichita reported that 600 to 800 workers were learning that they will soon be unemployed.

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Prelim in Theft Case Continued

Updated: 02/26/2009 - The preliminary hearing for Pamela Buckhalter is delayed to April 23rd. She's charged with stealing thousands of dollars from Topeka USD 501.

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Topeka Police Look for New Clues in 1971 Killing

Updated: 02/26/2009 - Topeka Police hope new attention brings new tips in a killing from Christmas Day 1971. Benjamin Weiler, Sr. was found near his car at NW Lyman Rd. and Lane St.

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Former Nazi Labor Camp Survivor Visits Fort Riley

Updated: 02/26/2009 - Fort Riley celebrated a special guest Thursday at a ceremony. The army celebrates 2009 as the "Year of the NCO" to honor and recognize its non-commissioned officers.

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Former Kansas Governor Speaks at KU Thursday

Updated: 02/26/2009 - America needs to build for its future. That was the message Thursday night from former governor of Kansas Bill Graves. He returned to the Kansas to speak to a full house at KU's Leid Center.

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Kansas House Gives Initial Approval to Coal Bill

Posted: 02/26/2009 - The Kansas House gave first-round approval to a bill allowing two coal-fired power plants in southwest Kansas. House Speaker Mike O'Neal believes his chamber also has enough voted to override a promised gubernatorial veto.

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Some Mutual Fund Managers Feel your Pain

Updated: 02/26/2009 - Jeff Auxier plowed all his retirement savings into Auxier Focus Fund when he launched it nearly a decade ago. He also vowed to never sell any of his initial $1 million investment.

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Facebook to Let Users give Input on Policies

Updated: 02/26/2009 - The fast-growing online hangout, whose more than 175 million worldwide users could form the world's sixth-largest country behind Brazil, said Thursday that those users will play a "meaningful role" in deciding the site's policies and voting on changes.

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HealthWise 55 Launches Free Blood Pressure Checks

Updated: 02/26/2009 - HealthWise 55 will be offering free blood pressure checks from 8:15 to 9:30 am the first Thursday of the month at West Ridge Mall and from 10 to 11:30 am the 2nd and 4th Thursdays at the S. Topeka YMCA.

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DA: Man Worked to Create Device to Set California Fire

Updated: 02/26/2009 - A mechanic accused of igniting a wildfire that killed five firefighters in 2006 had worked for months to perfect an incendiary device, a prosecutor told jurors Thursday in closing arguments.

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Winnebago CEO, Executive Officers to Take Pay Cut

Updated: 02/26/2009 - Winnebago Industries Inc. says its chief executive, Robert J. Olson, will take a 20 percent pay cut as the battered recreational vehicle maker navigates a crippled RV market.

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US Army College Honors Pakistan's Kayani

Updated: 02/26/2009 - Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, a 1985 graduate of U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, will be inducted Thursday into its international hall of fame.

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Official says Vick OK'd for Home Confinement

Updated: 02/26/2009 - A government official says there's no bed space at a halfway house, so Micheal Vick could be released to his Hampton, Va. home as soon as May 21st.

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TPD Looks for Help with Vehicle Maintenance

Updated: 02/26/2009 - The proposed "Cruiser Detail and Provision Team" for Topeka Police would get volunteers to help with vehicle maintenace tasks such as topping of fluids and inflating tires.

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Aircraft Cutbacks Trickling down to Kansas Suppliers

Updated: 02/26/2009 - Cessna, Hawker Beechcraft and Bombardier in Wichta have all announced cutbacks amid the economic downturn. It's having a ripple effect through machine shops and suppliers.

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Letter Says Ex-Kansas AG Faces Complaint

Updated: 02/26/2009 - A Feb. 19 letter said a review committee for the state Board for the Discipline of Attorneys found probable cause to believe former prosecutor Phill Kline and two former deputies violated rules of professional conduct.

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Woman Identified in Fatal Accident Near Topeka

Updated: 02/26/2009 - Authorities have identified the woman who died in an accident near Topeka Tuesday night. The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office says it happened at 29th and Auburn road.

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Council Members Approve Budget Plans for Willard Bridge

Updated: 02/26/2009 - Budget plans are approved to start the first phase of reconstruction to the Willard Bridge west of Topeka. Shawnee County commissioners all voted to approve the $150,000 budget to start the preliminary design for the bridge.

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