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Hoisington wins Bob Kuhn Prairie Classic »


The Hoisington Cardinals sent a message Saturday that they are a contender for the 3-2-1A State title by winning the Bob Kuhn Prairie Classic in Hays. The Cardinals topped 22 other wrestling teams from across the state in taking home the first place trophy. Brandon Ball took first place and was named MVP for the […]

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Baker, No. 14 Wichita State breezes past Drake 74-40 »


WICHITA, Kan. — After losing to Illinois State earlier this month, Drake coach Ray Giacoletti said those Redbirds were “as athletic as any team in our league.” He didn’t think much of it. His opponent Sunday, No. 14 Wichita State, certainly did. The Shockers took it out on Drake with a 74-40 romp, their 26th […]

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Monday Weather »

Well above normal temperatures will prevail across the entire region on Monday with daytime highs in the 60s and low 70s.

Monday Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Monday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 36. West wind 6 to 10 mph. Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Tuesday […]

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


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 talks with Dr. Kevyn Soupiset, Physical Therapist at Advanced & Progressive Therapy and Sports Medicine in Great Bend and […]

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Thursday’s U.S.D. 428 Board of Education Meeting Agenda »

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BOARD OF EDUCATION UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT 428 Park Elementary School, 1801 Williams, Great Bend, Kansas AGENDA  January 29, 2015 12:00 Noon 1. Call to Order / Roll Call Mr. Mauler 2. Adoption of Agenda Mr. Mauler 3. Recognition of Visitors Mr. Mauler 4. RECOGNITIONS / ACHIEVEMENTS Mr. Mauler In the Board of Education’s continuing efforts […]

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Winter Jam All-Tournament Teams »

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Girls: Connor Davis – Ellsworth Lindsay Shupe – Minneapolis Rylie Koester – Hoisington Taylor Regan – Otis-Bison Alyssa Oborny – LaCrosse Ashley Depperschmidt – LaCrosse Megan Boxberger – Russell Kyleigh Kasper – Russell Rachel Doll – Ellinwood Delaney Beckwith – Ellinwood Boys: Marc Waite – Ellinwood Steffan Dolechek – Hoisington Bryan Dome – Victoria Noah […]

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Saturday’s Area High School Tournament Scores »


SATURDAY AREA HIGH SCHOOL TOURNAMENT SCORES HOISINGTON WINTER JAM BOYS 1st – Minneapolis 67 Lacrosse 28 3rd – Hoisington 60 Russell 51 5th – Victoria 59 Ellsworth 45 7th – Ellinwood 39 Otis-Bison 35 GIRLS 1st – Ellinwood 41 Russell 30 3rd – Lacrosse 40 Hoisington 28 5th – Minneapolis 52 Ellworth 34 7th – […]

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Cliff Alexander, No. 11 Kansas defeat No. 17 Texas »


AUSTIN, Texas — Kansas found a solution for Texas’ size and muscle: pinpoint passing and nearly flawless handling of the basketball. Ruthlessly efficient on offense and willing to match Texas’ physical effort under the basket, the No. 11 Jayhawks snagged a key 75-62 Big 12 road win Saturday. Freshman Cliff Alexander had 15 points and nine rebounds, and […]

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Williams’ hot shooting lifts K-State past Oklahoma St, 63-53 »

Kansas State forward Thomas Gipson, right, is fouled by Iowa State forward Daniel Edozie, left, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Conference men's tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, March 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Nino Williams would have fit right in during the era of short-shorts, when set shots were the norm and there was no such thing as a 3-point line. Then again, Kansas State’s senior forward is doing just fine these days, too. Williams kept pouring in jumpers while scoring 20 points, and the […]

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Monday’s Barton County Commission Meeting Agenda »

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BOARD OF BARTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Agenda Meeting – Monday, January 26, 2015 – 9:00 a.m. until Close I. OPENING BUSINESS: A. Call Meeting to Order. B. Recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance. B C. Consider Approval of the Agenda. C D. Consider Minutes of the January 12, 2015, and the January 20, 2015, Regular Meetings. […]

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