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Pat Roberts to Vote "No" on Sotomayor

Updated: 05/28/2009 - The Kansas Senator has told KCMO Radio in Kansas City he will not vote in favor of the New York judge's nomination to the nation's highest court.

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Kansas Congressman Says Business Struggles Aren't Over

Updated: 05/28/2009 - U.S. Rep. Jerry Moran, R-Kansas, spoke at a Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce lunch Thursday. He says, even though the economy shows signs of recovery, government must rein in spending to stay on the right path.

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Engineers, Nurses Among Jobs Hardest To Fill

Updated: 05/28/2009 - Engineers, Nurses and Skilled/Manual Trades are among the nation's most challenging positions to fill, according to survey findings released today by Manpower Inc.

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Kansas Stops Testing Some H1N1 Flu Cases

Updated: 05/28/2009 - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment said Thursday that it has stopped testing non-hospitalized patients in Johnson, Wyandotte and Saline counties, as well as at Fort Riley for the H1N1 virus.

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Judge Rules for Topeka Firefighters in Lawsuit over Hiring Policy

Updated: 05/29/2009 - Shawnee Co. District Court Judge David Bruns ruled Thursday that City of Topeka charter ordinance says all firefighters positions, other than entry level and Chief, are to be filled by promotion. A group of firefighters filed suit when positions were advertised externally.

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Kansas Stops Testing Some H1N1 Flu Cases

Updated: 05/28/2009 - Kansas health officials say they're no longer testing for swine flu in several Kansas counties where confirmed cases already exist.

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Wrong Body Delivered for Soldier Funeral

Updated: 05/28/2009 - The brother of Army Pvt. Henry "Rickey" Marquez said during his brother's military funeral in Kansas City Wednesday, military officials realized when they reached the cemetery that Marquez's remains were still in Hawaii and the remains in Kansas City were another soldier.

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County Considers Prosecutor Gun Ban

Updated: 05/28/2009 - The state has given Kansas prosecutors permission to carry firearms in county courthouses. But that doesn't mean the counties have to agree.

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Someone Slashes Police Tires

Updated: 05/28/2009 - Officers at one suburban Kansas City police department are looking for who slashed the tires on several of their vehicles.

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Topeka Road Closure

Updated: 05/27/2009 - A road closing has been rescheduled for Thursday due to the weather.

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13 at 4: Artist Stan Herd on "Painted Byways"

Updated: 05/27/2009 - You've seen Kansas fields as his canvas.. now the famed crop artist is putting his considerable talents to work promoting the state's new scratch-off lottery game.

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Trial Date Set For Topeka Teen

Updated: 05/27/2009 - A trial date was set Wednesday for a recent Washburn Rural High School graduate facing criminal charges for a fight.

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Wreck Tangles Huntoon and Wanamaker Traffic

Updated: 05/28/2009 - A two-vehicle accident had part of the area around Huntoon and Wanamaker blocked late Wednesday night. At least one person was taken to the hospital with injuries considered minor.

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Haircut Controversy at Labette Co. School

Updated: 05/27/2009 - Labette Co. school officials didn't like 6-year old Derby McReynolds "faux-hawk" or the military cut that followed, so they shaved his head - his parents say without their permission.

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Leavenworth Residents Oppose Gitmo Move

Updated: 05/28/2009 - Hundreds of Leavenworth and Lansing residents packed a Wednesday night town hall meeting hosted by Sen. Pat Roberts. They expressed concerns over a potential move of Guantanamo Bay detainees to Ft. Leavenworth.

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