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Kansas Provost Named U of Oregon Finalist

Updated: 03/02/2009 - University of Kansas Provost Richard Lariviere has been named the finalist to replace retiring University of Oregon President Dave Frohnmayer.

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Bone Marrow Donor Found for Middle School Student

Updated: 03/02/2009 - The mother of 12-year old Jessica Seidel said Monday a bone marrow match has been found for the Washburn Rural Middle School student and the person has agreed to donate. The transplant is scheduled for April 6th.

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Washburn Student Serving Congressional Internship

Updated: 03/02/2009 - Danielle Coffman is serving as a Congressional intern for Kansas Congressman Jerry Moran. Coffman is a senior business administration major at Washburn University and 2005 Washburn Rural grad.

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Kansas Tax Revenues Off Again in February

Updated: 03/02/2009 - The projected budget deficit for FY 2010 grew to $654 million, on news Monday that tax collections were about $12 million short of expectations in February.

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Lawmakers Looking to Smooth, Quick Transition in Governor's Office

Updated: 03/02/2009 - Senate Majority Leader Derek Schmidt says Gov. Kathleen Sebelius' move to Washington comes at a tough budget time for Kansas. He believes Lt. Gov. Mark Parkinson will work with lawmakers, but they need a quick transition to get started.

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President Introduces Kansas Governor as HHS Secretary

Updated: 03/02/2009 - President Barack Obama named Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius as his nominee for Health and Human Services Secretary. She'll lead an overhaul of our nation's health care system and he says our economic future depends on its success.

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Damages Top $1 Million for Osage City Fire

Updated: 03/02/2009 - Damages will cost more than $1 million for Sunday's catastrophic fire in Osage City's historic business district, according to Osage Fire Chief Dan Romine. Romine says Sunday's fire was the community's largest fire in 30 years.

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Two Groups Oppose Sebelius' Nomination

Updated: 03/02/2009 - Not everyone is applauding the Governor Sebelius' nomination. The Catholic League is protesting her support of abortion rights. So is the group Operation Rescue.

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Delay in Power Plants Costs College $2 Million

Updated: 03/02/2009 - Garden City Community College has lost a nearly $2 million federal grant because of delays in state approval for two new coal-fired power plants in southwest Kansas.

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Senate Panel Mulls Bill to Track Meth Makers

Updated: 03/02/2009 - A measure that would help authorities track and locate methamphetamine makers is expected to come up for a vote in a Kansas Senate committee this week.

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Kansan Soldiers To Use Farming Skills in Afghan Fields

Updated: 03/11/2009 - Kansan soldiers are helping Afghans in a grassroots way that hits close to home - on the farm. A team of 64 soldiers will be planting seeds of good will in the fields of Afghanistan this spring. The special military mission is the state's first Agricultural Development Team (ADF) and will work with the Afghan Ministry of Agriculture.

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Kansas' Dem Gov-in-Waiting is Former GOP Chairman

Posted: 03/01/2009 - Lt. Gov. Mark Parkinson enjoys the respect of legislative leaders as he waits to become Kansas' next governor. But how did the former Republican end up as the Democratic Governor-in-waiting?

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Historic Osage City Building Damaged in Fire

Updated: 03/02/2009 - One building is completely destroyed and several others have severe smoke damage after a fire raged for several hours sunday in downtown Osage City. PICTURES INCLUDED

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Sebelius Wins Praise as Next Health Chief

Updated: 03/01/2009 - Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius is winning praise as she expects to be nominated as President Barack Obama's health secretary Monday.

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