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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 22 hours ago
Houston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid isn't saving any money or lives Mark could fix anything. Light switch out? Call Mark. Roof leaking? Call Mark. Refrigerator broken? Bathroom... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 23 hours ago
Houston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid isn't saving any money or lives Mark could fix anything. Light switch out? Call Mark. Roof leaking? Call Mark. Refrigerator broken? Bathroom... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 23 hours ago
Houston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid isn't saving any money or lives Mark could fix anything. Light switch out? Call Mark. Roof leaking? Call Mark. Refrigerator broken? Bathroom... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 hours ago
Houston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid isn't saving any money or lives Mark could fix anything. Light switch out? Call Mark. Roof leaking? Call Mark. Refrigerator broken? Bathroom... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 23 hours ago
Houston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid isn't saving any money or lives Mark could fix anything. Light switch out? Call Mark. Roof leaking? Call Mark. Refrigerator broken? Bathroom... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KXXV Waco / Posted 23 hours ago
Houston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid isn't saving any money or lives Mark could fix anything. Light switch out? Call Mark. Roof leaking? Call Mark. Refrigerator broken? Bathroom... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Case for victim rightsdriveway. For the following 15 hours, the kidnapper and three other men raped
Case for victim rights
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
driveway. For the following 15 hours, the kidnapper and three other men raped and assaulted her in Clay, Jackson and Cass counties in western Missouri. They had followed her home from a Perkins Restaurant in North Kansas City, where she had an... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Millstones & Mile Stonesformer grist mill on the Sandusky River at 7417 CH 47, Upper Sandusky, was owne
Millstones & Mile Stones
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
former grist mill on the Sandusky River at 7417 CH 47, Upper Sandusky, was owned and operated by the Wyandot Nation of American Indians when they lived in Wyandot, Seneca and Hancock counties. Today, the mill houses a museum of Wyandot... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
States stepping up to help ailing veteransSome say more resources needed to fight PTSD By Jen Fifield, Stateline.org (TN
States stepping up to help ailing veterans
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
Some say more resources needed to fight PTSD By Jen Fifield, Stateline.org (TNS) WASHINGTON — A staggering share of veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan have been returning home with mental illnesses brought on by their time overseas. But as... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
UnitedHealthcare quit 30 state exchangeshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
UnitedHealthcare quit 30 state exchanges
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company's departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma adds most wind in first quarter, report saysOklahoma added the most wind power capacity among all states in the first quart
Oklahoma adds most wind in first quarter, report says
The Oklahoman / Posted 4 days ago
Oklahoma added the most wind power capacity among all states in the first quarter, the American Wind Energy Association said Thursday. The industry group's first-quarter market report showed Oklahoma adding almost 270 megawatts of wind capacity,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Legislature prepares for votes on city, county property tax lidHouse and Senate negotiators moved toward compromise Thursday on legislation ad
Legislature prepares for votes on city, county property tax lid
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
House and Senate negotiators moved toward compromise Thursday on legislation advancing implementation of a tax lid on cities and counties that would require some property tax increases above the rate of inflation to be put to a public vote. Gov. Sam... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Boonville YMCA awarded grant to help clean up Missouri RiverBOONVILLE - Boonslick Heartland YMCA in Boonville was one of eight organization
Boonville YMCA awarded grant to help clean up Missouri River
KOMU Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
BOONVILLE - Boonslick Heartland YMCA in Boonville was one of eight organizations across three states to receive grants to clean up the Missouri River. The grants, which also aim to increase education about the longest river in North America, are... Read more
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The Examiner
Jeff Fox on business: Program gives young workers experienceyoung people gain work experience. It’s called the Summer Job League, aimed at
Jeff Fox on business: Program gives young workers experience
The Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
young people gain work experience. It’s called the Summer Job League, aimed at helping low-income people between the ages of 16 and 24.The young people go through work-readiness training. Employers do not have to cover wages or workers... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Helping traumatized veteransBy Jen Fifield, Stateline.org WASHINGTON — A staggering share of veterans who
Helping traumatized veterans
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
By Jen Fifield, Stateline.org WASHINGTON — A staggering share of veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan have been returning home with mental illnesses brought on by their time overseas. But as hundreds of thousands struggle with post-traumatic... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Tax incentives for Oklahoma wind farms are getting scrutinyThe ongoing state budget crisis and the rapid growth of wind energy in Oklahoma
Tax incentives for Oklahoma wind farms are getting scrutiny
The Oklahoman / Posted 8 days ago
The ongoing state budget crisis and the rapid growth of wind energy in Oklahoma in the past decade has reached an inflection point at the state Capitol, with energy industry heavyweights debating the future of incentives for renewable energy. Both... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Education group enters 'belly of the beast' to oppose North Carolina's LGBT lawthe hip Southern city, ordering clams, beet salad and potatoes aligot at Death
Education group enters 'belly of the beast' to oppose North Carolina's LGBT law
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
the hip Southern city, ordering clams, beet salad and potatoes aligot at Death & Taxes on Hargett Street, finishing off with a nightcap at Fox Liquor Bar. But at each place the Midwest school board member left not only a tip but also a... Read more
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The Huffington Post
States Step Up To Help Traumatized VeteransThis piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonpr
States Step Up To Help Traumatized Veterans
The Huffington Post / Posted 9 days ago
This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily reporting and analysis on trends in state policy. A staggering share of veterans who served in Iraq and... Read more
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Salon.com
Bernie has wasted his best weapon: Why Sanders should be raking the Obama administration over the coalsTime is running out for Senator Bernie Sanders to tell the truth about the last
Bernie has wasted his best weapon: Why Sanders should be raking the Obama administration over the coals
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
Time is running out for Senator Bernie Sanders to tell the truth about the last several years of the Obama administration that has run a protection racket for the Wall Street predators that cratered the economy, even as their pillage of Main Street... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Lake Area looking to up lodging tax on 2017 ballotLast week, Tri-County Lodging Association (TCLA) board members voted to place a
Lake Area looking to up lodging tax on 2017 ballot
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Last week, Tri-County Lodging Association (TCLA) board members voted to place a question on the Tuesday, April 4, 2017, municipal election ballots seeking voter approval for a $3 increase in Camden County’s lodging tax. The question will be placed... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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11 News Houston
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
11 News Houston / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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First Coast News
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
First Coast News / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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KTVB Boise
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
KTVB Boise / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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USA Today
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, accesshas patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay
United’s departure from marketplaces could impact consumers’ costs, access
USA Today / Posted 11 days ago
has patient advocates concerned that fewer options could force consumers to pay more for coverage and have a smaller choice of network providers. The company’s departure could be felt most acutely in several counties in Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
KDOT project delays drive criticism by transportation advocates25 highway projects. “Over the last six years, the transportation budget — tax
KDOT project delays drive criticism by transportation advocates
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
25 highway projects. “Over the last six years, the transportation budget — taxpayer dollars which ensure the safety of Kansans and the viability of our economy — has been used to fill holes in the budget,” said Michael Johnston, chief... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Expansion of KanCare soughtPITTSBURG — The clock on the needs for reform in the state and national health
Expansion of KanCare sought
The Morning Sun / Posted 13 days ago
PITTSBURG — The clock on the needs for reform in the state and national health care system is ticking and with each sweep of the second hand hospitals, clinics and health care providers are losing more money while patients needing medical care go... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Throwing down a challengeother business Monday morning, the Barton County Commission: • Approved renewi
Throwing down a challenge
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
other business Monday morning, the Barton County Commission: • Approved renewing the county’s membership in the National Association of Counties at a cost of $553. The main benefit is the NACo Prescription Card Program, County Administrator... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Judge Johnson seeks second termDistrict Judge Steve Johnson of Great Bend has announced that he is seeking a s
Judge Johnson seeks second term
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
District Judge Steve Johnson of Great Bend has announced that he is seeking a second term for the 20th Judicial District, Division 2. Judge Johnson was elected for his first term in the fall of 2012 and sworn into office in January 2013 by Chief... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Comment period for Quivira impairment complaint extendedusurped the agency’s water for wildlife that rely on the critical Quivira Natio
Comment period for Quivira impairment complaint extended
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
usurped the agency’s water for wildlife that rely on the critical Quivira National Wildlife Refuge in Stafford County. Kansas Department of Agriculture spokesperson Heather Lansdowne said KDA’s Division of Water Resources extended the comment... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Laws decried as LGBT discrimination proposed across countrytheir religious beliefs. Religious organizations contract with the state to pro
Laws decried as LGBT discrimination proposed across country
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 21 days ago
their religious beliefs. Religious organizations contract with the state to provide some childcare services, and opponents of the proposal have argued that the bill could be used to exclude gay and lesbian couples from adopting children or being... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Judge Keeley seeks reelectionDistrict Judge Mike Keeley has announced he will seek reelection for the positi
Judge Keeley seeks reelection
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
District Judge Mike Keeley has announced he will seek reelection for the position of District Judge, Division 3, of the 20th Judicial District. The 20th Judicial District includes Barton, Ellsworth, Rice, Russell and Stafford counties. Keeley was... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
'Disney World' for retirees: inside America's fastest-growing communityBobbie McConnell admit they had trouble adjusting when they moved into their ne
'Disney World' for retirees: inside America's fastest-growing community
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 26 days ago
Bobbie McConnell admit they had trouble adjusting when they moved into their new home in the Florida retirement community of The Villages in January, although it had nothing to do with trading Missouri’s freezing temperatures for the balmier... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Heartland Park Topeka may close without lower taxes, owner saysFaced with “hundreds of thousands of dollars” in repairs, Heartland Park Topeka
Heartland Park Topeka may close without lower taxes, owner says
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Faced with “hundreds of thousands of dollars” in repairs, Heartland Park Topeka’s owner doubts the racetrack can survive if the property tax bill remains high. Opened in 1989, the racetrack deteriorated rapidly in the last few years, owner Chris... Read more
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