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Lone Gunman Robs Cloud Co. Bank

Updated: 11/18/2008 - A lone gunman robbed a bank in Cloud County Friday morning. The Concordia Blade-Empire reports the Jamestown State Bank in Jamestown Kansas was robbed at about 9:30 a.m. The KBI and FBI were investigating.

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Fallen WWII POW's Honored at Fort Riley

Updated: 11/18/2008 - German and Italian military officers were at Fort Riley Friday honoring fallen prisoners of war from World War II. The officers laid a wreath in memory of their country's soldiers who passed away while held captive in our country.

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Papa Johns Helps Topeka Rescue Mission

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Papa Johns is helping the Topeka Rescue Mission raise money this weekend and you can help. Just bring an unopened toy or $5 donation to the Papa Johns on 17th and Washburn or 21st and Wanamaker Saturday between 10 a.m. and noon.

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Topeka High Teacher Named Teacher of the Year

Updated: 11/18/2008 - "Gunner" Kelley from Topeka High School was selected by the north Topeka Wal-Mart to receive this year's Teacher of the Year award. He is the senior marine instructor for Topeka High's Marine Corps Junior ROTC program.

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Kan. Lottery Says Harrah's Still in Running

Updated: 11/18/2008 - The head of the Kansas Lottery says that despite rumors to the contrary, Harrah's Entertainment Inc. hasn't said whether it plans to withdraw as the operator of a state-owned casino in Sumner County.

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Accident at 29th & Lincoln in Topeka

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Topeka Police say a westbound car was stopped at 29th & Lincoln to make a left turn. Two other cars had stopped behind when a third car hit the car in front of it, causing a chain reaction.

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Affordable Housing Project Announced for Wamego

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Homestead Affordable Housing announced a $5.2 million affordable housing project for Wamego. Construction will begin in spring, with a grand opening planned for March 2010.

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Kansas Man Pleads Guilty in Attacks on Elderly Women

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Marvin Gifford, Jr. of McPherson pleaded guilty Friday to capital murder for the death of 85-year old Pearl Arthaud at her assisted-living apartment in Buhler. The plea means Gifford will spend the rest of his life in prison.

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Online Dialogue about Health Care Extended

Updated: 11/18/2008 - The "Voices for Health Care" effort in Kansas, Ohio and Mississippi has been extended through Nov. 26th. It's an online forum to explore priorities for health care reform.

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Kansas SRS Celebrates 35 Years

Updated: 11/18/2008 - A Kansas government organization celebrates a birthday the Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services Friday celebrated it 35th year with punch and cookies.

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Red Cross Donation

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Fun and games helped some local students make a big difference. Students at Shawnee Heights Middle School presented a check for $1,700 to the Kansas Capital Area Chapter of the American Red Cross.

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Money Smart Kids

Updated: 11/18/2008 - It is not just about piggy banks anymore for some Topeka middle school students. Today, they learned all about responsible money management. Sixth, seventh and eighth grade students from USD 501 and 437 participated in the Money Smart Financial Management Camp.

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Hearing in Kansas Abortion Case Targets Prosecutors

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Two former Kansas attorneys general will be in court next week to defend their actions in the prosecution of Dr. George Tiller. Phill Kline is accused of being overzealous. Paul Morrison is accused of letting his mistress sway him.

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Students Spend Day Learning About Finances

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Sixth, seventh and eighth grade students from USD 501 and USD 437 participated in the "Money Smart Financial Management Camp" Friday. The event was put on by the State Treasurer's office, KS Credit Union Association and the Capital Chapter of Credit Unions.

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Governor Signs Red Ribbon Proclamation

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius signed a proclamation Friday for Red Ribbon Week. Miss Kansas, Emily Deaver, was on hand for the ceremony. She's chosen drug and alcohol abuse prevention as her platform for the Miss American competition.

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Governor Sebelius Signs Red Ribbon Week Proclamation

Updated: 11/18/2008 - The Governor signed a proclamation Friday that will help educate Kansas kids about the dangers of drugs. At eleven Friday morning Governor Sebelius signed the Red Ribbon Week Proclamation.

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Contract Talks Between Boeing and Speea Go South

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Contract talks between Boeing and Speea are going south now the union is calling for a strike. Speea is seeking strike authorization power for the negotiating teams the union will ask union members to vote on the issue if it feels contract conditions are unsatisfactory.

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Boeing Delays 737 Deliveries, Plans to Inspect Others Due

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Boeing says it's delaying the delivery of 737 jets and is planning to inspect some already in service. The Chicago-based company says the planes have parts that don't have a required coating to keep them from corroding. Those parts have to be replaced.

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Garden City Anthropologist Says Bones Unearthed Not Human

Updated: 11/18/2008 - An anthropologist says remains unearthed by a work crew's backhoe in Garden City do not appear to be human after all. Police and a local coroner initially said the remains might have been human bones and should be examined.

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Fort Riley Soldiers Returning from Iraq

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Soldiers with Fort Riley's 1st Infantry Division Combat Aviation Brigade will return home Saturday night. Additional groups are expected to return Monday and Tuesday.

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Cargill Gives Kansas State $1 Million

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Cargill gives $1 million to Kansas State University. The money goes to K-State's office of diversity and dual career development to establish the Cargill Project Impact Diversity Partnership.

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Finalists Named for Kansas Supreme Court

Updated: 11/18/2008 - A Kansas Court of Appeals judge, a district judge from Lawrence and an Overland Park attorney are finalists for a seat on the state Supreme Court. The vacancy will occur because Chief Justice Kay McFarland plans to retire in January.

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