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Wednesday Sports Day (listen) »

SPORTS DAY COLE

The Wednesday show (4/1) dives into whether or not it was a good decision for KU’s Kelly Oubre Jr. to leave the Jayhawks early for the NBA Draft. http://k003.kiwi6.com/hotlink/39zasxyusx/011201701.mp3

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Great Bend and Hoisington begin baseball and softball seasons »

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The Great Bend Panthers got their 2015 baseball season underway Tuesday by splitting two games in Hutchinson. In the first game, the Panthers fell to Hutchinson 13-3 but bounced back to beat Andover 5-3 in the second game of the triangular. The Panthers open their home season next Tuesday when they host Liberal in a […]

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K-State’s Lockett wins Jet Award as nation’s top return man »

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Kansas State’s Tyler Lockett has been named winner of the Jet Award as the top return man in college football in 2014. Lockett, who will be honored at a banquet in Omaha, Nebraska, on Thursday, led the nation with his 19.1-yard punt return average. He ran two punts back for touchdowns. […]

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Guthrie strong over 6 innings, Royals beat Padres 4-1 »

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PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) – Jeremy Guthrie pitched six strong innings in his final tuneup before sliding into the No. 5 spot in Kansas City’s rotation, and the Royals beat the San Diego Padres 4-1 Tuesday night. Guthrie, who turns 36 next week, allowed one run and six hits while striking out five. The 13-game winner […]

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Area basketball players named to KBCA All-State teams »

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Boys Class 4A Division I Second Team: Brady Werth, Hays, Sr. Class 4A Division II Honorable Mention: Kameron Schmidt, TMP, Sr Class 2A First Team: Dean Wade, St. Joh, Sr.; Layne Bieberle, Central Plains, Sr. Second Team: Cole Kinnamon, St. John, Soph Honorable Mention Michael Ryan, Central Plains, Jr Class 1A Division I First Team […]

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Wednesday Weather »

A Very High to Extreme Grassland Fire Danger is likely for all areas Wednesday Afternoon. The grassland fire danger is greatest in the shaded areas. Thunderstorms capable of producing hail up to quarter-sized and 50-60 mph gusts are possible Wednesday evening and night. Shaded areas are at greatest risk for strong to marginally severe thunderstorms.

Wednesday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Wednesday […]

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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 “Ask the Expert Show” – Steve Webster visits with Great Bend COOP Seed Manager Jeff Mauler. 10A-11A Agri-Talk with Mike Adams – He’s been on The […]

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Moustakas hits grand slam in Royals’ victory »

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SURPRISE, Ariz. — Mike Moustakas hit a grand slam in a seven-run first inning as the Kansas City Royals outslugged the Texas Rangers 11-7 Monday. Alex Gordon, who also homered, and Eric Hosmer each had three of the Royals’ 15 hits. Rangers starter Lisalverto Bonilla retired only one of eight batters he faced before being […]

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Former Barton coach becomes head coach at East Tennessee State »

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Courtesy ETSU Sports Information JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 30, 2015) – ETSU Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Richard Sander announced Monday that Steve Forbes has been named head coach of the Buccaneers’ men’s basketball program. Forbes will become the 16th head coach in the program’s 95-year history, most recently serving two seasons as an assistant […]

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Montero homers as Cubs beat Royals 7-0 »

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SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) – Miguel Montero, Matt Szczur and Junior Lake homered, leading Edwin Jackson and the Chicago Cubs to a 7-0 exhibition win over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. Jackson allowed one hit and struck out three in 4 2-3 innings. The right-hander was hit hard in his previous outing after he had […]

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