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KDHE Labs at Forbes Field to Reopen Monday

Posted: 08/22/2008 - KDHE labs at Forbes Field in Topeka are set to reopen Monday. They have been shut down since Friday August 15th, following the discovery of mold there. Workers may have to wear safety masks in some rooms.

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FDIC Takes Control of Columbian Bank and Trust

Updated: 08/23/2008 - The Kansas Bank Commissioner closed Topeka's Columbian Bank and Trust Friday and handed control to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The bank's nine branches will reopen Monday as Citizens Bank and Trust.

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Trucks on Patrol for Safety

Posted: 08/22/2008 - Kansas Highway Patrol is using semi trucks to help them keep the roadways safe by installing hidden cameras.

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The Kansas Race for U.S. Senate

Updated: 04/28/2009 - In Kansas the race for the Senate seat continues. Democrat Jim Slattery and Republican Senator Pat Roberts met with many throughout Topeka Friday.

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Westboro Baptist Church Loses Legal Battle

Posted: 08/22/2008 - Federal Appeals Court in Ohio upholds state law prohibiting pickets and protests near funerals or burial services. It's considered a loss for the Topeka-based Westboro Baptist Church that oftens protests at military funerals.

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Sebelius Quiet on Conversations with Obama Campaign

Posted: 08/22/2008 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius wouldn't comment on any conversations she may have had with Barack Obama's campaign Friday regarding whether she will be his running mate. Sebelius briefly answered question on her way into an early afternoon meeting in Topeka.

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State Hospital Worker Arrested in Escape Plot

Posted: 08/22/2008 - Larned State Hospital employee, Colean McKoy, is Charged with helping convicted sex offender, Perry Isley, escape from the facility August 5th.

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Embarq to Cut 500-700 Jobs

Posted: 08/22/2008 - Overland Park-based Embarq Corp. will eliminate hundreds of jobs to cut costs.

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Kan. Board Picks Harrah's for Sumner Co. Casino

Posted: 08/22/2008 - A Kansas casino board has awarded two contracts to operate state-owned casinos in southeastern Kansas. Penn National Gaming was awarded the Cherokee County contract, Harrah's was awarded the Sumner County contract.

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Mooning Debate Coach Fired

Posted: 08/22/2008 - Fort Hays State University has severed its relationship with debate coach Bill Shanahan and suspended the debate program in light of a recent YouTube video that shows Shanahan in an argument at a debate tournament, mooning another debate coach.

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Hot Pockets Recall

Updated: 08/22/2008 - 13 News is "On Your Side" with a food warning from the maker of Hot Pockets. The Nestle Prepared Foods Company is recalling over 215,000 pounds of frozen stuffed pepperoni pizza products that may contain foreign materials.

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Early Education Focus of 501 Plan

Posted: 08/21/2008 - The 2013 Committee proposed its early education plan to the Topeka 501 School Board. They accepted the plan, but it will not be without controversy as it moves forward.

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Kansas City, St. Louis Biz Mags to Merge

Posted: 08/21/2008 - Anthem Publishing next month will merge its KCB and St. Louis CEO business magazines into a single title, called Midwest CEO.

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Kansas Board Begins Final Phase of Selection Process

Posted: 08/21/2008 - We'll likely know Friday who will manage two state-owned casinos in Kansas. A state review board heard from applicants and consultants Thursday. They'll decide who will manage the facilities in Cherokee and Sumner Counties.

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Kansas Lawmakers Seek More Time for Tanker Bid

Posted: 08/21/2008 - Sens. Pat Roberts and Sam Brownback and Rep. Tod Tiahrt say Boeing should get an extra four months to respond to a new request for bids on a $35 billoin Air Force tanker contract. They say the new request unfairly favors Northrop Grumman.

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Sebelius Says VP Attention Good for Kansas

Posted: 08/21/2008 - While campaigning for Barack Obama in Iowa, Gov. Kathleen Sebelius said she's glad Kansas is getting positive attention by her being on the list of four possible Obama running mates.

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