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Wednesday on 1590 KVGB, “The Talk of the Town” »

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12A-5A Coast to Coast with George Noory 5A-6A America in the Morning 6A-8A Early Morning Show with Patrick Burnett – News – Sports – Business News, Obits, Entertainment 8:30-9A “Cheyenne Bottoms Show” – John O’Connor visits with Area Wildlife Manager Karl Grover about conditions at Cheyenne Bottoms. 9A-10A Trading Post with John O’Connor 10A-11A Agri-Talk […]

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Kratz, Vargas lead Royals over Twins 6-4 »

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Erik Kratz homered twice after replacing an ailing Salvador Perez, and Jason Vargas pitched seven strong innings to lead the first-place Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night. Vargas allowed one run on four this and struck out three, but had his scoreless innings streak […]

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Chiefs’ Charles sidelined by freak slip down hill »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The status of Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles remains in question after he missed Sunday night’s preseason game in Carolina because of a bruised foot. Charles had made it through every training camp practice without picking up any significant bumps or bruises. Then, when he was in the process […]

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Andrew White III transfers to Nebraska from Kansas »

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Andrew White III has transferred from Kansas to Nebraska. Nebraska coach Tim Miles said Monday that White would join his program after playing two seasons for the Jayhawks. White had said in May he would leave Kansas to find a program where he could get more playing time. He picked the […]

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Tuesday Weather »

Watch your outdoor activities for the rest of this week promises to be hot & quite humid. In fact, a Heat Advisory may be issued for Thursday Afternoon, especially for Southeast Kansas. Please monitor the forecast closely.

Today A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Light west southwest wind becoming south 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind […]

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Tuesday on 1590 KVGB, “The Talk of the Town” »

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12A-5A Coast to Coast with George Noory 5A-6A America in the Morning 6A-8A Early Morning Show with Patrick Burnett – News – Sports – Business News, Obits, Entertainment 8:30-9A “Ask the Expert Show” – John O’Connor talks about sound financial advice with Shirley Flick. 9A-10A Trading Post with John O’Connor 10A-11A Agri-Talk with Mike Adams […]

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Barton County facing a 1.72 mill levy increase »

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Barton County Commissioners will receive the proposed 2015 operating budget at their meeting next Monday. The proposed document was published on August 12th and Administrator Richard Boeckman will present the details to the board at next week’s meeting. Boeckman offered up a brief overview of the 2015 budget Monday at the courthouse. That increase as […]

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Newton, Stewart lead Panthers past Chiefs, 28-16 »

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – Cam Newton made a successful return following ankle surgery, Jonathan Stewart ran for two touchdowns and the Carolina Panthers beat the Kansas City Chiefs 28-16 on Sunday night. Newton completed 4 of 9 passes for 65 yards and led a pair of touchdown drives in the preseason game before exiting late […]

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Motorcycle wreck claims the life of a Reno County Deputy and his wife UPDATE »

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5:30 p.m. UPDATE  Officials reported on Sunday afternoon that Shawn Schellinger, injured in Saturday’s motorcycle accident in Great Bend has died.  The Kansas jail deputy and his wife were injured in a motorcycle accident on a Barton County street. Great Bend police say the collision happened Saturday when a trailer carrying a lawnmower disconnected from a pickup […]

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Column: Waiting to hear from Tony Stewart »

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By PAUL NEWBERRYAP National Writer Plenty of people have weighed in on the tragic events last weekend at a short track in New York. A few were there. Many weren’t. But there’s only one person who really knows what happened: Tony Stewart. Until he talks openly and honestly about what was going through his mind […]

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