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'Invisible Kansans' Effort Tops Lobbyist Spending

Updated: 03/03/2009 - Interhab, which represents 40 organizations providing services to the disabled, reported spending $111,000 on a campaign to publicize the needs of developmentally disabled Kansans who are on a waiting list for in-home services.

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Goodyear Buyouts & Layoffs

Updated: 03/03/2009 - Goodyear reached a proposed agreement with United Steelworkers Local 307 to eliminate 225 positions. The Union will vote Wednesday and Thursday on the agreement.

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Silver Lake Stand Off Ends Peacefully

Updated: 03/03/2009 - Police sealed off a home near Highway 24 and Chestnut Street on Tuesday for several hours. A man was inside the home, but finally surrendered to police peacefully. He has not been charged with a crime.

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Time is Right to Get Free Tax Help

Updated: 03/04/2009 - If tax forms make your blood pressure spike - and your income is under $90,000 - then you're in luck. Together, the VITA program and AARP's Tax-Aide program make the largest free tax assistance center in the Midwest. People of all ages can receive help with their income taxes.

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Kansas Information Program Tackles Farm Thefts

Updated: 03/03/2009 - The Sedgwick County sheriff's office is starting an e-mail distribution list to spread to the word about thefts of equipment, cattle and other items from farms and businesses.

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Kansas House Advances Late-Term Abortion Bill

Updated: 03/03/2009 - The Kansas House has given first-round approval to two abortion bills, including one that would impose stricter reporting requirements on doctors doing late-term abortions.

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Future Journalists Hoping to Catch Break at Career Fair

Updated: 03/03/2009 - KU's School of Journalism held its annual career fair Tuesday. Students say the economy has some worried about finding jobs, so they may consider lowering expectations for the time being.

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Two Ft. Riley Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan

Updated: 03/03/2009 - 29-year old Capt. Brian Bunting and 24-year old Sgt. Daniel Thompson died when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle Feb. 24. Bunting was from Maryland; Thompson was from Wisconsin.

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Wall Street opens higher after massive drop

Updated: 03/03/2009 - NEW YORK (AP) -- Wall Street is higher in early trading after a massive sell-off and as the government announces details of a program designed to boost availability of credit.

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Legislators React to Lt. Gov. Parkinson

Updated: 03/02/2009 - When Lt. Governor Mark Parkinson enters the Governor's Office he will have more on his plate than just choosing an Lt. Governor. The budget, coal fight, and several other issues are sure to keep him on his toes. Legislators are already talking about how well he will work with them.

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Salvation Army Announces "Faith Stimulus Package"

Updated: 03/02/2009 - The organization announced Monday its new "Faith Stimulus Package", it will directly deposit desperately needed funds to local people and families who have recently lost their jobs.

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Shred-A-Thon to be Held This Week

Updated: 03/02/2009 - With National Consumer Protection week among us, there is no better time to protect yourself from identity theft.

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