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

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KVGB WEEKEND PROGRAMMING – SATURDAY MID-7:00 Coast to Coast with George Noory 7:00-7:30 Wall Street Journal Report 7:30-8:00 “Stuztman Greenhouse Show” 8:00-9:00 Agri-Shop 9:00-10:00 Health Information Please 10:00-12:00 Kim Kommando Show 12:00-2:00 ESPN Radio – “Don LaGreca Show”  2:00-7:00 Major League Baseball – New York Yankees @ Boston Red Sox  7:00-MID ESPN Radio – “Dave […]

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Larned falls 9-6 to Concordia in Double-A State Tourney »

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Concordia scored five runs in the second and three more in the fourth Thursday to help them beat Larned 9-6 in the second round of the Double-A State Legion Tournament in Wathena. Larned took a 2-0 lead in the first inning but trailed 8-2 after the two big Concordia innings.  The Indians rallied for four […]

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Royals’ Hosmer (finger) to miss 3 to 6 weeks »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer will be out three to six weeks with a stress fracture of the third finger of his right hand. He aggravated a previous injury on a check swing in the fourth inning of a 6-3 victory Thursday night over the Minnesota Twins. Billy […]

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Escobar, Ventura lead Royals past Twins, 6-3 »

Kansas City Royals' Alcides Escobar hits a two-run triple in the seventh inning during a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. Photo: Ed Zurga, AP

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Alcides Escobar hit a two-run triple and Yordano Ventura pitched seven effective innings as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Minnesota Twins 6-3 Thursday. Escobar’s triple highlighted a four-run seventh. The inning also included Jarrod Dyson’s run-scoring single. Dyson stole second and third and scored on catcher Eric Fryer’s throwing […]

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Stuck in limbo, Royals stand pat at trade deadline »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Stuck in limbo between contending and conceding, the Kansas City Royals opted to stand pat as baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline passed Thursday, even as several other teams pulled off splashy moves. The Tigers, who led the Royals by 4 1/2 games in the AL Central at the start of the […]

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Friday Weather »

Slightly below normal temperatures are expected to continue through the weekend. Highs are expected to be in the 85 to 90 degree range which is a few degrees below normal.

Today Sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light north northeast after midnight. Saturday Sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 8 […]

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Friday 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 Kansas State University Extension Show: 3 shows in one including… Sound Living- “A Discussion About Having Children” Outbound Kansas – “Bird-Vehicle Collisions” Wheat Scoop – “Wheat […]

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Kansas State ranked 21st in Pre-Season Coaches’ Poll »

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Opening Amway Preseason Coaches’ Poll  Rank Team 1        Florida State 2        Alabama 3        Oklahoma 4        Oregon 5        Auburn 6        Ohio State 7        UCLA 8        Michigan State 9        South Carolina 10      Baylor 11      Stanford 12      Georgia 13      LSU 14      Wisconsin 15      USC 16      Clemson 17      Notre Dame 18      Arizona State 19      Ole Miss 20      Texas A&M […]

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Chiefs QB Smith focusing on football, not contract »

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) – Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith says that the time is approaching where he will shelve all talk about a contract extension and focus solely on football for the remainder of the season. The Chiefs have been discussing a new deal with Smiths’ representatives for months, though the sides remain far apart. […]

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Perez helps Royals struggle to 3-2 win over Twins »

Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Danny Duffy throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins Wednesday, July, 30, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Salvador Perez triggered a go-ahead rally with a double in the sixth inning and made several spectacular plays behind the plate, helping the Kansas City Royals to a scrappy 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night. Alex Gordon and Mike Moustakas had RBI doubles during the Royals’ charge, […]

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