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Shockers 8th, KU 9th in latest AP Poll »


RK TEAM RECORD PTS 1 Kentucky (65) 29-0 1,625 2 Virginia 27-1 1,547 3 Duke 26-3 1,501 4 Villanova 27-2 1,417 5 Arizona 26-3 1,338 6 Wisconsin 26-3 1,318 7 Gonzaga 29-2 1,244 8 Wichita St 27-3 1,104 9 Kansas 23-6 1,087 10 Maryland 24-5 1,035 11 Northern Iowa 27-3 908 12 Notre Dame 24-5 […]

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Jackie Stiles Inducted into NFHS Hall of Fame »


INDIANAPOLIS, IN — Jackie Stiles, the high school basketball legend from Claflin, Kansas, who is the leading scorer in NCAA women’s basketball history is among 12 individuals selected for the 2015 class of the National High School Hall of Fame. Stiles is regarded by most people as the greatest female athlete in Kansas history after […]

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Iowa State rally clinches 11th straight Big 12 title for Kansas »

big 12 conference

AMES, Iowa — Oklahoma was up by 20 when Isaiah Cousins hollered at the Iowa State bench. Cousins got a technical foul — and the Cyclones got all the motivation they needed to spark one of the best comebacks in school history. Georges Niang had 20 of his 23 points in the second half and […]

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Chiefs place franchise tag on All-Pro Houston »


KANSAS CITY, MO (AP) -The Kansas City Chiefs signaled they have no intention of parting ways with Justin Houston on Monday, moving swiftly to place the franchise tag on their All-Pro pass rusher. The four-year veteran set a franchise-record with 22 sacks last season, just a half-sack short of the NFL record. He also made […]

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Tuesday Weather »

Another round of light snow and flurries is possible Tuesday night and Wednesday. Snow is most likely near the Oklahoma border and in Southeast Kansas, with amounts generally less than an inch.

Tuesday Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 23 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Tuesday Night A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. North northeast wind 14 to […]

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Monday Sub-State Scores; Tuesday Schedule »


Area basketball Sub-State Schedule MONDAY 3A Beloit Sub State – Girls Phillipsburg 50 Hoisington 36 Russell 44 Norton 29 3A Hesston Sub State – Girls Sterling 64 Hillsboro 48 Lyons 72 Marion 49 2A Central Plains Sub-State – Boys Central Plains 70 Smith Center 27 Ellinwood 59 Ell-Saline 37 2A Inman Sub-State – Boys St. […]

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Tuesday 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 “Viewpoints” 9A-10A Trading Post with John O’Connor 10A-11A Agri-Talk with Mike Adams – Is there an environmentalist agenda behind new food guideline proposals? Mike will talk […]

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Barton Community College Foundation to raise money for scholarships and academic enhancements »

Gary and Anna Burke

Story by Joe Vinduska Photo by Brandon Steinert The Barton Community College Foundation will kick off its Annual Academic Enrichment Fund Campaign titled “Changing Lives – One Gift at a Time” on March 1.  Lifelong area residents and supporters of the college Gary and Anna Burke will serve as honorary co-chairs for the month-long fundraising […]

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Barton Natural Gas Student Rocks the Mic in Barton’s Spring Musical “Godspell” »

James Mayes

Story and Photo by Joe Vinduska Barton Natural Gas Student, 29 year old James Mayes, is knee-deep in his coursework to become a member of the Natural Gas industry, but he has always had the desire to be on stage. He found a way to do both and is a cast-member for the upcoming Barton […]

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Brandon Ball avenges only loss of the season to win his 4th state title; Cardinals finish 2nd in 3-2-1A »


Hoisington’s Brandon Ball became a state champion for the 4th time in his career Saturday helping to lead the Cardinals to a 2nd place finish in the 3-2-1A State Wrestling Championships in Hays. Ball avenged his only loss in nearly three years by defeating Greeley County’s Caleb Austin in the championship match in a 3-2 […]

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