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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 7:00-8:00 Wall Street Journal Report 8:00-9:00 Agri-Shop 9:00-10:00 Health Information Please 10:00-12:00 Kim Kommando Show 12:00-11:00 College Football Bowl Games R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl – Nevada vs Louisiana Lafayette Gilden New Mexico Bowl – Utah State vs UTEP Famous Idaho Potato Bowl […]

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Chiefs’ draft picks starting to produce late »

Chiefs rookie linebacker Dee Ford makes a tackle against the Oakland Raiders (AP Photo)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – John Dorsey likes to say that it takes several years before a verdict can be returned on a draft pick. There is a learning curve for rookies, often a steep one. The pro game is faster, players are stronger and the plays more complex. If that’s the case, the first […]

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Royals sign Kris Medlen for two years, with option for 2017 »

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Kris Medlen, who missed all of this year recovering from his second Tommy John elbow surgery, has agreed to a two-year contract with the Royals that includes a mutual option for 2017. Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com says it’s worth $8.5 million in guaranteed money, including a $1 million buyout of a $10 million option, and […]

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Friday Weather »

Warmer weather returns by Saturday, with highs in the 40s

Friday Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South southwest wind around 8 mph. Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. South southwest wind around 8 mph. Saturday Night Mostly cloudy, with […]

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Royals reportedly reach agreement with starting pitcher Edinson Volquez »

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 A source close to the situation confirmed that the Royals on Wednesday agreed to a two-year deal worth $20 million with right-hander Edinson Volquez. CBSSports.com first reported the agreement. Volquez will be in Kansas City later this week for a physical. Volquez, 31, was 13-7 with a 3.04 ERA last season for the Pirates. He […]

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No. 11 Wichita St rallies late, edges Alabama »

Wichita State's Darius Carter shoots in front of Alabama defenders during an NCAA college basketball game in Wichita, Kan., on Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/The Wichita Eagle, Travis Heying)

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) – Daris Carter dunked with 11.9 seconds left, capping No. 11 Wichita State’s rally from an 11-point deficit in the final six minutes to edge Alabama 53-52 Tuesday night. The Shockers (8-1) trailed 51-40 with 5:50 left, but held Alabama (6-3) to one point the rest of the way. Freshman Rashard Kelly […]

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Tuesday Area High School Basketball Scores »

Wells-Scoreboard

Boys Manhattan 61 Great Bend 45 Larned 57, Hutchinson Trinity 53 St. John 59, Central Plains 57 Ellinwood 44, Ell-Saline 41 Salina South 44, Newton 35 Sterling 51, Lyons 48 Pratt 74, Kingman 44 Pratt Skyline 63, Kinsley 48 Chase 66, Tescott 44 Dighton 53, La Crosse 45 Hays 69, Junction City 53 Ness City […]

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Rios, Royals agree to $11 million deal »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – A person with knowledge of the negotiations says outfielder Alex Rios and the Kansas City Royals have agreed to an $11 million, one-year contract. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Monday because the deal was subject to Rios passing a physical. Rios will take over in right field from […]

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KU & WSU remain 10th and 11th in AP Poll »

AP TOP 25 BB POLL

RK TEAM RECORD PTS 1 Kentucky (65) 11-0 1,625 2 Duke 8-0 1,545 3 Arizona 10-0 1,505 4 Louisville 9-0 1,349 5 Wisconsin 10-1 1,331 6 Virginia 9-0 1,294 7 Villanova 10-0 1,215 8 Gonzaga 9-1 1,175 9 Texas 8-1 1,154 10 Kansas 8-1 1,102 11 Wichita St 7-1 959 12 Ohio State 8-1 838 […]

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KBCA Basketball Rankings »

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6A Boys 1) Lawrence 2) Wichita East 3) Olathe North 4) Olathe East 5) Wichita South 6) Blue Valley North 7) Olathe Northwest 8) Derby 9) SM North 10) SM West 5A Boys 1. Highland Park 2. Kapaun Mt. Carmel 3. Wichita Hts. 4. St. Thomas Aquinas 5. Bishop Carroll 6. Shawnee Heights 7. KC […]

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