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Keep Your Home Burglar-Free

Posted: 06/25/2008 - Topeka Police say there are some simple ways you can keep burglars out, and your belongings in your home.

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Shawnee County to Consider Settlement in Pool Lawsuit

Posted: 06/25/2008 - Shawnee County Commissioners will consider a settlement agreement with Champion Builders at their Thursday meeting. It's regarding a lawsuit over construction of the Shawnee North Aquatic Center. The county would agree to pay Champion and Champion's insurance company.

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New Healing Arts Board Director Coming to Kansas

Posted: 06/25/2008 - New executive director named for Kansas Board of Healing Arts. Jack Confer will replace outgoing Larry Buening. Buening resigned earlier this year amid criticism. Confer comes from Arizona.

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KSU Hall Temporarily Closed for Air Quality Testing

Posted: 06/25/2008 - Kansas State University officials say Cardwell Hall was closed Tuesday through Wednesday to test air quality in the building as a precautionary measure to be sure no asbestos is in the air.

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Inmate Facing Sex Charges Hangs Himself

Posted: 06/25/2008 - A man being held in Franklin Co. Jail for allegedly attacking two children, ages four and six, is found dead after apparently hanging himself on the day of his first hearing.

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Topeka Man Gets 13 Years for Abusing Child

Posted: 06/24/2008 - Christopher Henderson, 32, was sentenced to 155 months Tuesday, June 24 for sexually assaulting a five-year-old relative two years ago.

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Suspected Mail Thief Arrested

Posted: 06/24/2008 - A Topeka man is behind bars, accused of drug activity and stealing mail. An off-duty Shawnee County Sheriff's deputy say Eric Howard, 38, acting suspiciously Friday.

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Injured Starbucks Employee Update

Updated: 06/24/2008 - Starbucks spokeswoman Julianna Bowman Tuesday told WIBW the employee was pouring hot water containing sanitizing cleaners onto the floor, when it splashed up into his face.

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Highway Funding is Dwindling

Posted: 06/24/2008 - KDOT is watching the clock tick down on the current decade-long highway program. They're concerned that not enough dollars will fund the next package for highway improvements.

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Boeing Battle Part of Senate Race

Posted: 06/24/2008 - U.S. Senate candidate and former Congressman says Senator Pat Roberts could have helped Kansas avoid the battle over a huge tanker contract.

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Young Man Paralyzed in Car Accident Passes Away

Posted: 06/24/2008 - 31-year old Christopher Bodenheimer shared his story of life after a car accident left him paralyzed many times over the years. The wreck happened in July 1995. Christopher died Sunday night.

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State Embargoes Wheat as Precautionary Measure

Posted: 06/24/2008 - The Kansas Department of Agriculture is embargoing some winter wheat so crops can be tested to make sure they don't have too much pesticide residue.

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Executive Order to Support Kansas' Women-Owned Businesses

Posted: 06/24/2008 - Governor Kathleen Sebelius Tuesday signed an executive order that will support small, minority and women-owned businesses in the state of Kansas by offering more opportunities to be certified.

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Three Finalists for District Court Judge

Posted: 06/24/2008 - Three finalists announced for Shawnee County District Court Judge. New judge will replace retiring Judge Thomas Conklin. Governor Sebelius has thirty days to decide between the three.

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Fort Riley Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

Posted: 06/24/2008 - The Department of Defense announced Tuesday the death of four soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom, one of whom was a Fort Riley soldier. They died June 21 in Kandahar City, Afghanistan.

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Train Derails in Lyon County

Posted: 06/24/2008 - A train derailed near Neosho Rapids in Lyon County Tuesday afternoon. More than a dozen cars are involved. Officials say there is no health risk from the incident.

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