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Stories written by Matt Althouse

George E. Youngers »

Garfield – George E. Youngers, 88, passed away December 15, 2014. He was born December 11, 1926 in Willowdale, Kansas; the son of William and Alice Smith Youngers. He was engaged in farming all of his life. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Larned and was an active member of the Saint […]

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Pet of the Week – Trina »

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Trina – Female, 2-3 years old, Lab/Boxer Mix – superfriendly (Not sure how she lost her leg, but she does amazing on three legs – picked up as a stray/running at large  

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Margaret Mary Hitschmann »

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Dateline: Redwing, Kansas Name of Deceased: Margaret Mary “Marge” Hitschmann Age: 83 Date of Death: December 13, 2014 Place of Death: Woodhaven Care Center, Ellinwood, Kansas Date of Birth: November 26, 1931 at Beaver, KS. Parents Name: John and Margaret (Boor) Schneweis OBITUARY INFORMATION Married Everett Hitschmann April 3, 1951, at Beaver, KS. Mrs. Hitschmann […]

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Helen E. Sharp »

Sharp, Helen

Dateline: Great Bend, Kansas Name of Deceased: Helen E. (Nickerson) Sharp Age: 81 Date of Death: December 13, 2014 Place of Death: Diversicare of Larned, Larned, Kansas Date of Birth: May 14, 1933 at Great Bend, Kansas Parents Name: Corbin and Elizabeth (Skirvin) Nickerson OBITUARY INFORMATION Helen married Bobby Dale Howard June 1, 1952, in […]

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Helen Kalina »

Dateline: Hoisington, Kansas Helen Margaret (Penka) Kalina, daughter of Emil and Hedwig (Heger) Penka, died December 11, 2014, at Locust Grove Village, La Crosse. She was born December 9, 1924, at Redwing, Kansas. She married Joseph J. Kalina at O’Neill, Nebr. on October 10, 1950. He died May 29, 1980. She is survived by many […]

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Bowl Pick’em Challenge – WIN A LG HDTV! »

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  Here’s your chance to put your College Football knowledge to the test.  And WIN a 42″ Flat Screen LG TV! Register with the Great Bend Post / 1590 KVGB Pick ‘Em Challenge. Pick the winners of all the College Bowl games starting on Saturday, December 20th. Follow along here on the Leader Board and […]

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Kenneth Michael Klepper »

Dateline: Great Bend, Kansas Name of Deceased: Kenneth Michael Klepper                              Age: 84 Date of Death: December 11, 2014 Place of Death: At his home in Great Bend, Kansas Date of Birth: May 26, 1930 at Raymond, Kansas Parents Name: Nicholas and Alice (Strobl) Klepper   OBITUARY INFORMATION Kenneth married Marilyn Russell September 22, 1952 at […]

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Jesse J. Lemuz Sr. »

Larned – Jesse J. Lemuz Sr., 72, passed away, December 9, 2014 at Diversicare of Larned. He was born February 6, 1942 at Kinsley; the son of Cirilo Lopez and Josefa Marquez Lemuz. A longtime area resident; he was a Licensed Mental Health Technician at the Larned State Hospital. He was a member of the […]

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Larned Girls 37 – Macksville 34 »

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Luther Morgenstern »

Luther Morgenstern obit photo

Dateline: Great Bend, Kansas Luther Morgenstern, 98, died December 6, 2014, at  Great Bend Health and Rehabilitation Center.  He was born August 23, 1916, on the farm in Russell County, the son of Sam G. and Lena (Radke) Morgenstern. Luther was a WWII veteran serving in the Army as a Private First Class, from 1941 […]

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