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Barton Basketball season begins Friday »

BARTON COUGAR

The Barton Men and Women open the 2014-2015 basketball season Friday night as they host the Best Western-Pizza Hut Classic at the Kirkman Center. You can follow the Cougars all season long on B-104.3 the Point.  Pre-game Friday begins at 5:20 p.m. Friday 1:00pm – Dodge City CC vs North Central Missouri College (Women) 3:00pm […]

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Royals send Hendricks back to Blue Jays in trade »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Royals have acquired minor league catcher Santiago Nessy from the Toronto Blue Jays for right-handed pitcher Liam Hendricks one day after losing in Game 7 of the World Series. The 21-year-old Nessy appeared in 69 games for Class-A Lansing and Dunedin this season, hitting .231 with a homer and […]

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Barton Soccer wins overtime thriller to advance to Region VI Semifinals »

Barton Soccer

Going on the road for a first round Region VI playoff game is something the Barton Community College men’s soccer program has never experienced. Thursday at Dodge City’s Memorial Stadium the sixth seeded Cougars looked comfortable enough away from friendly home turf to upset third seeded Dodge City Community College 3-2 in overtime. The victory […]

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New Administrator for Pawnee Valley Community Hospital »

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John Hughes has been named as the new Administrator for Pawnee Valley Community Hospital. Hughes will begin his duties as hospital administrator on January 5, 2015. Originally from North Carolina, Hughes is currently serving as the Hospital Administrator at Ellinwood District Hospital, Ellinwood, Kansas. He has nineteen years experience in healthcare and his management style […]

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Magical playoff ride comes to end for Royals fans »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Kansas City baseball fans were mostly taking in stride the end of a month-long playoff run capped with a Game 7 World Series loss to the San Francisco Giants. There wasn’t much Royals attire on display Thursday morning at local convenience stores and diners as life moved on for a […]

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Nielsen: 23.5 million saw Game 7 of World Series »

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NEW YORK (AP) – An estimated 23.5 million people watched the San Francisco Giants’ 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals in Game 7, enabling the matchup to escape the distinction of least-watched World Series. The Nielsen company says more people watched Wednesday night’s contest than any series game since the 2011 Game 7 between […]

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Friday Weather »

The coldest air of the Fall season so far is expected to overspread the area Friday night. This will result in a hard freeze with lows in the 20s by early Saturday morning. The sub-freezing air will kill temperature-sensitive plants and vegetation if left unprotected.

Friday Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 47. East northeast wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Friday Night Widespread frost after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 27. East wind 8 to 10 mph. Saturday Widespread frost before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with […]

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Thursday High School Scores-Friday Schedule »

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Week 9 High School Football Scores (THURSDAY) Hoisington 54 Lyons 13 Ellsworth 57 Sterling 30 Norton 42 TMP 6 Beloit 58 Russell 20 Area 8-Man Teams Canton-Galva 48 Ellinwood 44 Central Plains 60 Goessel 6 Victoria 50 Otis-Bison 0 Pratt-Skyline 48, St. John 0 Kiowa County 60, Macksville 0 Ness City 50 Hodgeman County 48 Little River 46 Solomon 0 South […]

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

KVGB

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- “Understanding a Reverse Mortgage” Outbound Kansas – “Geese Feeding on Soybeans” Wheat Scoop – […]

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Giants capture series as Bumgarner stars again »

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KANSAS CITY, MO. (AP) – Very few players have dominated a World Series in the manner Madison Bumgarner just displayed in leading the San Francisco Giants to their third championship in five years. Bumgarner capped his MVP performance by giving up just two hits over five shutout innings to close out the Giants’ 3-2 win […]

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