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H3N2 Influenza Unlikely To Spread Between Humans, K-Sate Infectious Disease And Diagnostics Experts Say; Swine Exhibit At Fairs Are Safe With Proper Hygiene

Posted: 08/12/2009 - Seeing animals up close is an integral part of experiencing the state and county fairs that take place around the country each summer and fall. And with good hygiene, Kansas State University veterinary experts say fair visitors shouldn't worry about contracting diseases from animals.

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Safe Kids Kansas Offers Families Important Outdoor Safety Tips

Posted: 08/12/2009 - While the preparations for a family camping or hiking trip usually include a review of the necessary gear, parents should also review safety guidelines with their children, paying special attention to potential hazards specific to camping, hiking, outdoor recreation, water, and falls.

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Truck Driver Survives Being Plowed By Train

Posted: 08/12/2009 - A collision between a southbound SKO train and an eastbound one ton truck and trailer hauling hay injured the truck driver, and blocked the tracks near 700 and Gove Roads approximately 4 miles southwest of Fredonia at about 8:30 Tuesday morning.

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Dillon's Employee Assaulted

Updated: 08/12/2009 - The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office reponded to the assault of a Dillon's employee overnight in Southwest Topeka. Two subjects were arrested in connection with the crime.

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Multiple Cars, Apartments Hit By Gunfire

Posted: 08/12/2009 - Topeka Police say it appears a suspect was shooting at someone with a rifle when the surrounding cars and apartments were hit by stray bullets between Southeast Arter and Southeast Winfield.

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Stamp Honors Cherryvale, Kansas Native Vivian Vance

Posted: 08/11/2009 - Vivian Vance was born in Cherryvale, Kansas. Her relatives gathered there Tuesday to attend the unveiling of a postage stamp picturing her in her role as Ethel on "I Love Lucy."

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MTAA Approves Budget With No Tax Hike

Posted: 08/11/2009 - The Metropolitan Topeka Airport Authority approved its budget Tuesday. It keeps its mil levy at its current level.

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Jackson County Schedules Kids Clothing Giveaway

Posted: 08/11/2009 - The Jackson County Kids Closet is taking donations of gently-used clothing and shoes, sized preemie to large junior through Thursday. They'll give it away to families in need Saturday and Sunday at Holton's Latino Community Center.

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Jenkins Sets Listening Tour

Posted: 08/11/2009 - U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins announces the schedule of her listening tour around the district.

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Teen Identified As Victim Of Osage County Accident

Updated: 08/11/2009 - The Kansas Highway Patrol says 16-year old Kerensa Ward of Vassar was driving west on K-268, two miles north of Lyndon. KHP says she stopped at the stop sign at Highway 75, then pulled out in front of a northbound pickup.

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Daisy Scouts Tour Treasurer's Office

Posted: 08/11/2009 - A group of Daisy Scouts stopped by the Kansas State Treasurer's Office to pick up some phone books and learn a little about the office.

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Hotel Standoff Nets Murder Suspect

Updated: 08/11/2009 - Law enforcement surrounded the Quality Inn at Huntoon and Wanamaker in Topeka just before 1pm Tuesday. TPD says Christian Robbins was taken into custody. Robbins was wanted on a second degree murder warrant.

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Possible Death In Lyndon Accident

Posted: 08/11/2009 - Lyndon police and Osage County Sheriff's deputies are on the scene of an accident that may have claimed a life, according to officials.

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Overland Park Man Sentenced For Anthrax Threat

Posted: 08/11/2009 - John Philip Barker, 47, Overland Park, Kan., has been sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison for sending a white powder through the U.S. mails that he claimed was anthrax, U.S. Attorney Lanny Welch said today. After his imprisonment he will serve two years on supervised release.

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Pulitzer Prize Winner to Speak at Eisenhower Presidential Library

Posted: 08/11/2009 - Spend an evening with The New York Times London Bureau Chief, John F. Burns, at the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum on August 28. A reception will follow Burn's talk, which is scheduled for 7 p.m. in the Visitors Center Auditorium. This event is free and open to the public.

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St. Francis To Hold Baby Fair

Posted: 08/11/2009 - St. Francis Health Center will host its second annual Baby Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, 2009, on the second floor of the Health Center.

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