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Rotary Celebrates Member's 102nd Birthday

Posted: 03/24/2011 - Rotarians used their Thursday meeting to celebrate Eldon Sloan's 102nd birthday. Sloan is the oldest living member of the Topeka Rotary. He was born March 26, 1909.

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Kan. Cautions Licensees On Phony Ag Inspector

Posted: 03/24/2011 - The Kansas Department of Agriculture is advising businesses to be wary of someone claiming to be a department employee demanding on-the-spot payment for licenses or inspections.

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Kansas House Approves Resolution Criticizing EPA

Posted: 03/24/2011 - A resolution approved Wednesday urges Congress to stop funding EPA's air-quality work and to stop the agency from regulating greenhouse gas emissions that scientists say are contributing to global climate change.

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Hearing Set For Suspect In Kan. Teen's Death

Posted: 03/24/2011 - Another hearing has been set for Adam Longoria, the man accused of killing a 14-year-old girl central Kansas whose badly burned body was found at an asphalt plant.

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Wyandotte Co., KU Med Focus On Latino Health

Posted: 03/24/2011 - The University of Kansas Medical Center is joining the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and other groups in a campaign to improve the health of Latinos in the County.

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Kansan Publishes New Eisenhower Biography

Posted: 03/24/2011 - A Kansas historian has published a new book examining the domestic and international challenges that faced President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1956.

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Lawmaker Seeking Kan. House Debate On Gambling

Posted: 03/24/2011 - A Kansas House member is trying to force a debate on legislation meant to attract potential developers of a state-owned casino in the southeastern part of the state.

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Kansas Senate Approves 2 Abortion Bills

Posted: 03/24/2011 - Wednesday's approval by the Senate sends a bill that restricts abortions after the 21st week, to Governor Sam Brownback. A measure requiring parental consent for performing an abortion on a minor will go to the House.

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Senate Approves Voter ID Bill

Posted: 03/23/2011 - The House and Senate will work to resolve differences in their voter identification bills.

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Kansas Senate Advances Fetal Pain Bill

Posted: 03/23/2011 - A final vote is expected late Wednesday on a bill restricting late-term abortions based on the presumption that a fetus feels pain after 21 weeks.

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Man Pleads Guilty To Tainted Salsa Scheme

Posted: 03/23/2011 - A 31-year-old northeast Kansas man has pleaded guilty to scheming with his wife to poison salsa at a Mexican restaurant after losing his job.

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KSU Debaters Win National Title

Posted: 03/23/2011 - Junior Derek Ziegler of Topeka and senior Beth Mendenhall of Olathe teamed up to win the Cross-Examination Debate Association National Tournament at Binghamton University in New York.

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Session Sparks Speculation On Bonaparte's Future

Posted: 03/23/2011 - Councilman John Alcala requested a closed-door session at the end of Tuesday night's meeting to discuss a personnel issue related to non-elected personnel.

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Mayors Show Support For Meals

Posted: 03/23/2011 - Topeka Mayor Bill Bunten was among mayors taking part in a "Mayors for Meals" day for Meals on Wheels of Shawnee and Jefferson Counties.

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