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Giants rely on core of 4 relievers »


SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The San Francisco Giants have their own version of the Core Four that has fueled their recent October dominance. While players with catchy nicknames like the Panda, the Freak and MadBum, and shiny trophies like former NL Rookie of the Year and MVP Buster Posey get most of the accolades, a […]

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Santos’ 48-yard field goal lifts Chiefs over Bolts »


SAN DIEGO (AP) – Cairo Santos kicked a 48-yard field goal field goal with 21 seconds left and the Kansas City Chiefs beat San Diego 23-20 Sunday, snapping the Chargers’ five-game winning streak. The Chiefs moved into field goal range thanks to Alex Smith, who completed three straight passes on the drive for 43 yards, […]

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Wildcats 11th in new AP Poll »

ap top 25 poll

AP TOP 25 RK TEAM RECORD PTS 1 Mississippi State (43) 6-0 1480 2 Florida State (14) 7-0 1433 3 Ole Miss (3) 7-0 1404 4 Alabama 6-1 1235 5 Auburn 5-1 1231 6 Oregon 6-1 1142 7 Notre Dame 6-1 1133 8 Michigan State 6-1 1066 9 Georgia 6-1 1055 10 TCU 5-1 962 […]

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Monday Weather »

A storm system will move through the region Thursday. This will cause a chance of rain and a few thunderstorms from late Wednesday through Thursday. Rainfall amounts will range from a quarter to a half an inch.

Today Sunny, with a high near 75. Light north northeast wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. […]

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


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 12:00-6:00 ESPN Radio – “College Game Day” 6:00-MID ESPN Radio – “Sports Center Saturday” SUNDAY MID-6:00 Coast to Coast with George Noory 6:00-7:00 The Handyman Show 7:00-8:00 Wall […]

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Lady Cougars fall in 5 sets to Cloud County »

Barton Volleyball

The Barton Community College Volleyball team almost pulled off another upset Saturday afternoon at the Barton Gym but failed to protect a two match lead in falling in five sets to Cloud County Community College. With the bitter taste of a near upset having slipped away three days prior to Pratt Community College, the Cougars […]

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Area State Tennis Results »


Class 5A at Emporia Team results 1. Andover 46 6. Great Bend 14 7 Doubles First Round Bye- round-Morgan Francis-Macy Moyers, Great Bend, def. Comeau-Strohs, BV West, 6-0, 6-0 Quarterfinals-Francis-Moyers, Great Bend, def. Benton-Klaassen, Arkansas City, 6-0, 6-0 3rd Place – Francis-Moyers, Great Bend def. Dicus-Ladner, Topeka West 6-0, 6-1 Class 3-2-1A at Dodge City […]

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Texas Tech beats Kansas 34-21 for 1st Big 12 win »

Kansas' Michael Cummings runs against Texas Tech during an NCAA college football game in Lubbock, Texas, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. ALL LOCAL TELEVISION OUT Photo: Tori Eichberger, AP

LUBBOCK, Texas – Davis Webb threw for 288 yards and three touchdowns to lead Texas Tech to a 34-21 win over Kansas on Saturday, snapping the Red Raiders’ eight-game Big 12 skid that dated to last season. The loss for the Jayhawks was their fourth straight conference defeat this year and keeps interim coach Clint Bowen still […]

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Monday Barton County Commission Agenda »

barton county courthouse

BOARD OF BARTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Agenda Meeting Monday, October 20, 2014 – 9:00 a.m. until Close I. OPENING BUSINESS: A. Call Meeting to Order. B. Recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance. C. Consider Approval of the Agenda. D. Consider Minutes of the October 13, 2014, Regular Meeting. E. Any citizen wishing to make statements during […]

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Qigong topic for next Parkinson’s Support Group meeting at St. Rose »


Parkinson’s disease patients who want to enhance their vitality, balance and coordination may benefit from an upcoming presentation at St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center. The Parkinson’s Support Group meeting is set for 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28 in the St. Dominic Room. Janet Allan of Great Bend will explain and demonstrate the practice of […]

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