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JUNE 27, 2010

Garden City: America’s future?

GARDEN CITY — Your home can be your birthplace. Or where you raise a family. Or where you bury your kin. 1,714 more words

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Kansas man sentenced to 10 years in prison in killing

COLUMBUS, Kan. (AP) — A southeast Kansas man has been sentenced to almost 10 years in prison in the shooting death of a 20-year-old man. 126 more words


Kansas headed toward another school finance debate next year

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Five months after a new law for funding public schools took effect in Kansas, legislators and education officials are talking about drafting another one next year. 695 more words


Small native prairie on Kansas campus to be restored

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A group of students and teachers plan to restore a piece of native prairie that’s been left untouched on the University of Kansas campus since 1932 to its former glory. 338 more words


Attorneys for Kansas judge, state spar over policy change

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators are attacking the independence of the state’s courts by imposing an administrative policy on them and attempting to tie the judiciary’s entire budget to preserving it, an attorney for a judge argued Friday during a court hearing. 552 more words


Denver bar killer Dexter Lewis will be sentenced to life

DENVER (AP) — A man convicted of stabbing five people to death at a Denver bar and setting the business on fire will not be executed and instead will serve a lifelong prison sentence, a jury decided Thursday. 526 more words


Advocacy group's CEO sees new issues with Kansas welfare law

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Parts of Kansas’ new welfare law appear to conflict with federal rules for state child care programs, potentially jeopardizing more than $40 million a year in federal funds, an advocacy group’s leader said Thursday. 483 more words