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Police Chase Suspects Face Multiple Charges

Updated: 12/18/2008 - The man charged in that shooting and chase that ended in Jefferson County Monday afternoon appeared in Shawnee County District Court Thursday afternoon on unrelated charges.

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Wamego School District and Police Investigate Threatening List

Updated: 12/18/2008 - The Wamego Police Department and Wamego Public School officials are investigating what they call a threatening list. The school reported Wednesday that police received a call from a concerned parent Monday which led police to launch an investigation.

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Kansas Supreme Court Justices' Son Facing Forgery and Theft Charges

Updated: 12/18/2008 - The son of Kansas Supreme Court Justice Eric Rosen is facing forgery and theft charges in Shawnee County District Court. The official court complaint specifies the forgery charge against Jacob Rosen comes in relation to a 2007 real estate contract.

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Santa Delivers Toys to Capper Foundation Kids

Updated: 12/18/2008 - Santa loaded up his sleigh full of toys and flew to Topeka Thursday to deliver gifts to kids. Santa, along with Mrs. Claus, their dog, and the Kansas National Guard were at the Easter Seals Capper Foundation, helping make their Christmas brighter.

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Chapman Schools Need Bond Issue for Tornado Repair

Updated: 12/18/2008 - Despite getting millions in insurance, donations and government help, Chapman school officials say they will need a bond issue to repair school buildings damaged by a June tornado.

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Crews Salt, Sand Roadways in Anticipation of Ice

Updated: 12/18/2008 - City of Topeka street crews spent the day, Thursday, December 18, spreading rock salt and sand, mostly in residential neighborhoods. Call 5-1-1 from anywhere in Kansas to get the latest update on road conditions.

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New Wichita Manager to Start Work in February

Updated: 12/18/2008 - The Wichita City Council announced Thursday that it had hired Robert Layton as city manager. Layton is the city manager in Urbandale, Iowa. He begins work in Wichita on Feb. 2.

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Residents' Sexual Needs an Issue for Nursing Homes

Updated: 12/18/2008 - Researchers at Kansas State University have produced seminars and teaching aids to encourage nursing home caregivers to discuss and accommodate their residents' sexual desires.

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Incoming JoCo DA Won't Reopen Ex-Kansas AG Case

Updated: 12/18/2008 - Incoming Johnson County District Attorney Steve Howe says he does not plan to reopen an investigation of former Kansas Attorney General Paul Morrison's actions during an extramarital affair.

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Spirit AeroSystems Workers Resume Full Work Weeks

Updated: 12/18/2008 - Spirit AeroSystems says it will resume five-day work schedules on Jan. 5 or Jan. 12. Most of the 10,500 employees have been working just three days a week since September when Boeing Co. Machinists went on a 57-day strike.

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Wichita Day Care Provider Guilty in Child's Death

Updated: 01/29/2009 - Jessica Cummings, 27, was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the death of a 13-month-old girl who was strangled after being left partially strapped in a car seat.

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Driver Arrested near Emporia with 550 Pounds of Marijuana

Updated: 12/18/2008 - Highway Patrol Trooper Clint Epperly says he pulled over 39-year-old Eduardo Bravo on a random tractor-trailer inspection Wednesday night at the Kansas Turnpike's Emporia exit and found 550 pounds of marijuana.

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Kansas Power Line Fight Won't be Resolved for Year

Updated: 12/18/2008 - The three-member Kansas Corporation Commission announced a schedule Thursday for deciding how to link Wichita to southwest Kansas through the region's highest-voltage lines.

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FedEx Truck Wrecks, Lands on Side

Updated: 12/18/2008 - A FedEx truck wrecked on Highway 40 near E 700 Thursday afternoon. No injuries were reported but the mess tied up traffic while crews cleared the area. **Pictures Included**

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Brownback Announces Retirement from Senate

Updated: 12/18/2008 - Brownback made that announcement at the Statehouse, saying he owed it to Kansans to keep his word and retire more than keeping seniority in the Senate.

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Dodge City 3 Year-Old's Death Ruled Homicide

Updated: 12/18/2008 - The Dodge City Police Department said Wednesday that a forensic pathologist performed an autopsy on Natalie Pickle's body and determined foul play was involved.

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Flu Shots Being Provided Thursday

Updated: 12/17/2008 - KDHE is urging all Kansans to get flu vaccinations this year. The first flu case in Kansas for the 2008 season was reported Tuesday.

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Volunteer for "Everybody Counts" Program This Holiday Season

Updated: 12/17/2008 - There is a way you can help out this holiday season. Shawnee County is one of 40 in Kansas taking part in the "Everybody Counts" program. Its a state-wide point-in-time homeless count initiative that's conducted every two years during the last week of January.

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Busiest Mail Delivery Day of the Year

Updated: 12/17/2008 - Loaded on trucks and planes, Wednesday's the busiest day for all those holiday gifts to be mailed. People are hurriedly mailing their gift packages to make it under the tree by the Christmas.

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