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FOX 4 Kansas City
Vietnam veteran surprised to get two medals at Purple Heart Ceremonya round of golf and some lunch, but the Army veteran was in for quite the surpr
Vietnam veteran surprised to get two medals at Purple Heart Ceremony
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted an hour ago
a round of golf and some lunch, but the Army veteran was in for quite the surprise. Army Col. Eric Robinson drove in from Leavenworth as part of the ordeal. Angelotti may spend his time on the golf course now, but he spent part of his boyhood on... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Northeast Kansas happeningsA box lunch is included. Tickets cost $40. Visit www.thevollandstore.com or cal
Northeast Kansas happenings
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
A box lunch is included. Tickets cost $40. Visit www.thevollandstore.com or call (620) 271-2953. FASHION PLATES — The Leavenworth County Historical Society will host a free program, “Discovering Fashions in the Everhard Collection,” at 10:30... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Sponsor a Preservation Engraving Program(sic) of The Tribune office to enter the armed services. He was with a group of
Sponsor a Preservation Engraving Program
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
(sic) of The Tribune office to enter the armed services. He was with a group of Barton County inductees that left for Fort Leavenworth the night of Feb. 28, 1942. He was graduated from the high school here in 1937, establishing a reputation as an... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chelsea Manning could be punished after attempting suicide in prisonwas told inquiry stemmed from her suicide attempt, lawyer said Tried to take h
Chelsea Manning could be punished after attempting suicide in prison
Daily Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
was told inquiry stemmed from her suicide attempt, lawyer said Tried to take her own life on July 5 at Fort Leavenworth military prison Manning was sentenced to 35 years after leaking 700,000-plus documents US soldier and Wikileaks... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Area Church ServicesSt. Mary-Confession, 5 p.m. Cathedral Mass, 5:30 p.m. St. Mary Mass CHURCH OF
Area Church Services
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
St. Mary-Confession, 5 p.m. Cathedral Mass, 5:30 p.m. St. Mary Mass CHURCH OF THE JAPANESE MARTYRS 30881 Co. Road 24 Leavenworth (Sleepy Eye) Sr. JoAnne Backes, OSB Today: 8 p.m. Mass. Sunday: 9:30 a.m. Mass with Special Music. Tuesday:... Read more
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ABC News
ACLU: Chelsea Manning May Face Solitary Confinement After Suicide Attemptaccording to The Associated Press. She is currently serving out her 35-year sen
ACLU: Chelsea Manning May Face Solitary Confinement After Suicide Attempt
ABC News / Posted yesterday
according to The Associated Press. She is currently serving out her 35-year sentence at the military prison at Fort Leavenworth. Earlier this month, Manning's attorneys confirmed to The AP that she had attempted suicide and was subsequently... Read more
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NBC News
Attorneys: Chelsea Manning Faces Charges After Suicide Attempther own life. Army officials quickly returned Manning from the hospital to the
Attorneys: Chelsea Manning Faces Charges After Suicide Attempt
NBC News / Posted yesterday
her own life. Army officials quickly returned Manning from the hospital to the all-male U.S. Disciplinary Barracks in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, where she is currently serving a 35-year sentence. On Thursday, Manning's attorneys at the American... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Snowden and Media Friends: L'etat, C'est Nousembassy (one of his sources, American political prisoner Chelsea Manning, has i
Snowden and Media Friends: L'etat, C'est Nous
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
embassy (one of his sources, American political prisoner Chelsea Manning, has it worse: She's serving a 35-year sentence in Leavenworth for her heroism in exposing US war crimes in Iraq and Afghanistan). On July 28, Snowden took Wikileaks to task... Read more
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The Washington Times
Chelsea Manning, Army leaker, faces indefinite solitary confinement after suicide attemptthat Army officials are considering charging her for attempting to commit suici
Chelsea Manning, Army leaker, faces indefinite solitary confinement after suicide attempt
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
that Army officials are considering charging her for attempting to commit suicide earlier this month inside her Fort Leavenworth prison cell. Manning, 28, is being investigated for charges of “resisting the force cell move team,” “prohibited... Read more
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Aljazeera
Manning faces possible charges after attempted suicidecell and that she lost consciousness. Manning has since been returned to confi
Manning faces possible charges after attempted suicide
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
cell and that she lost consciousness. Manning has since been returned to confinement at the Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, where she remains in a medical observation unit, Strangio said. A tweet posted on Tuesday on her behalf... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Transgender Army soldier who leaked docs faces further punishment for suicide attempt in prisonLEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) -- The transgender soldier imprisoned in Kansas for send
Transgender Army soldier who leaked docs faces further punishment for suicide attempt in prison
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) -- The transgender soldier imprisoned in Kansas for sending classified information to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks now faces possible punishment for offenses stemming from a suicide attempt, a civil rights group said... Read more
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DW
Chelsea Manning could face solitary confinement after suicide attempt |offenses," including "conduct which threatens," related to a suicide attempt th
Chelsea Manning could face solitary confinement after suicide attempt |
DW / Posted yesterday
offenses," including "conduct which threatens," related to a suicide attempt this month at the military prison at Fort Leavenworth. "While Chelsea is suffering the darkest depression she has experienced since her arrest, the government is... Read more
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International Business Times
WikiLeaks whistleblower Chelsea Manning being investigated over suicide attempt in prison in a statement. Manning is currently under medical observation while in confin
WikiLeaks whistleblower Chelsea Manning being investigated over suicide attempt in prison
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
in a statement. Manning is currently under medical observation while in confinement at the Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, Strangio added. She was accused of leaking more than 700,000 documents, videos, diplomatic cables and... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
PATRICIA KAY PACKWOOD(Doug, deceased) Willey of Katy, TX and Debbie (Wayne) Krug of Otho, IA and her
PATRICIA KAY PACKWOOD
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
(Doug, deceased) Willey of Katy, TX and Debbie (Wayne) Krug of Otho, IA and her brother-in-law, Bill (Darlene) Packwood of Leavenworth, KS; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents and a... Read more
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Raw Story
Chelsea Manning faces discipline for prison suicide attempt: lawyerscell and that she lost consciousness. Manning has since been returned to confi
Chelsea Manning faces discipline for prison suicide attempt: lawyers
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
cell and that she lost consciousness. Manning has since been returned to confinement at the Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, where she remains in a medical observation unit, Strangio said. The notice lists three “administrative... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chelsea Manning faces discipline for prison suicide attempt - lawyerscell and that she lost consciousness. Manning has since been returned to confi
Chelsea Manning faces discipline for prison suicide attempt - lawyers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
cell and that she lost consciousness. Manning has since been returned to confinement at the Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, where she remains in a medical observation unit, Strangio said. The notice lists three "administrative... Read more
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Salon.com
ACLU: Army investigating Manning after suicide attemptLEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — The transgender soldier imprisoned in Kansas for sendi
ACLU: Army investigating Manning after suicide attempt
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — The transgender soldier imprisoned in Kansas for sending classified information to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks now faces possible punishment for offenses stemming from a suicide attempt, a civil rights group said... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Kansas City, Kan., homeowner hires chainsaw artist to turn dead cherished shade tree into amazing arteagles and bears, that chainsaw carving is an art form,” Zimmer said. He says
Kansas City, Kan., homeowner hires chainsaw artist to turn dead cherished shade tree into amazing art
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
eagles and bears, that chainsaw carving is an art form,” Zimmer said. He says he told the homeowner that there may be some accidents in front of his home near North 132nd Street and Leavenworth Road, as people slow down to examine the chainsaw... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Great Bend Chiefs draw defending state championnight — will come against the defending state champions in the Ottawa Arrows. O
Great Bend Chiefs draw defending state champion
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
night — will come against the defending state champions in the Ottawa Arrows. Ottawa (30-6) rolled to easy wins over Leavenworth 13-1 and Oskaloosa 7-0 to earn the trip to state. Great Bend will bring a 26-15 record to the Complex. The... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
2016 Leavenworth County Fair ScheduleFair Gates and 4-H Food Stand). 4-H/FFA and open class dairy cattle show and s
2016 Leavenworth County Fair Schedule
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Fair Gates and 4-H Food Stand). 4-H/FFA and open class dairy cattle show and showmanship judging (Livestock Show Arena). Leavenworth County Fair Open Horse Show (Horse Arena) 7:30 p.m. Hot Rod Garden Tractor Pull (Grandstand). Canned good... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
BCC trustees approve raisesstaff, promotionsThe following personnel were approved: LaJoyce Cavalier, part-
BCC trustees approve raises
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
staff, promotionsThe following personnel were approved: LaJoyce Cavalier, part-time customer service representative at Fort Leavenworth; Paige Lunsford, assistant women’s basketball coach; and Charlotte Kluza, biology instructor. The following... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
O'Brien, Karleskint squaring off Tuesday in Republican primary in Kansas House District 42 racethe military and eventually became a teacher, spending 14 years as an educator
O'Brien, Karleskint squaring off Tuesday in Republican primary in Kansas House District 42 race
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
the military and eventually became a teacher, spending 14 years as an educator before serving as principal at Immaculata in Leavenworth, assistant superintendent at Royal Valley near Hoyt and superintendent at Holton. Karleskint said education... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Bicyclists ride to honor mother who died from breast cancerthe best way they knew they could. The two will depart from Marymoor Park in R
Bicyclists ride to honor mother who died from breast cancer
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
the best way they knew they could. The two will depart from Marymoor Park in Redmond on August 12 and finish their ride in Leavenworth the next day. Their hope is to make the ride an inclusive, community oriented event. Doug and David say they... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Incumbent Bixby hopes for another term as crowded primary looms TuesdayDennis Bixby is seeking a second term as the Leavenworth County Commission’s Th
Incumbent Bixby hopes for another term as crowded primary looms Tuesday
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Dennis Bixby is seeking a second term as the Leavenworth County Commission’s Third District representative because there is more he’d like to accomplish. “I got a lot of stuff done, but that four years went really, really quick,” Bixby said. The... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Metro coalition aims to provide networking opportunities for returning veterans seeking jobsFORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. -- They served our nation's armed services. However, pe
Metro coalition aims to provide networking opportunities for returning veterans seeking jobs
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 5 days ago
FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. -- They served our nation's armed services. However, people in uniforms need jobs after their commitment to the United States military ends. A new program in the metro is helping veterans land those jobs, and help them... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Lois Imogene SevenbergenDan (LaVonne) Perkins, Jr. of Newton, Sharon Curren of Mitchellville, Waynetta
Lois Imogene Sevenbergen
Newton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Dan (LaVonne) Perkins, Jr. of Newton, Sharon Curren of Mitchellville, Waynetta Farrington of Nevada and Dorothy Bowen of Leavenworth, Kan.; 18 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; her brother, Loren Dickens of Neodesha, Kan.; and many nieces... Read more
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The News & Observer
Trump vs. Clinton a tough choice for some vetsis too divisive to be president. Norvell says if he had mishandled government s
Trump vs. Clinton a tough choice for some vets
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
is too divisive to be president. Norvell says if he had mishandled government secrets like Hillary Clinton, “I'd be in Leavenworth.” Mike Gordon Clinton, the former secretary of state who will accept the Democratic nomination for president... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Not shackled by woundsthe second-oldest of Kaiser's four children. His discharge papers indicate he
Not shackled by wounds
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
the second-oldest of Kaiser's four children. His discharge papers indicate he was inducted into the service at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, and assigned to a medical detachment of the 20th Infantry Regiment of the 6th Infantry Division as a... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Barbara SmithFelicia Williams and her husband, R.J. of Sugar Grove, PA, Staff Sergeant Shawn
Barbara Smith
Warren Times Observer / Posted 5 days ago
Felicia Williams and her husband, R.J. of Sugar Grove, PA, Staff Sergeant Shawn Jenkins (USArmy) and wife, Mandi of Ft. Leavenworth, KS., Jasmine Diane Lindgren and Lars Axel Larson both of Warren, PA., Stepsons, Ellis M. Smith of Jamestown,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralhas been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
has been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://w... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralhas been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
The Marietta Times / Posted 6 days ago
has been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://w... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralhas been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
has been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://w... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralhas been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 days ago
has been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://w... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralhas been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 6 days ago
has been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://w... Read more
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The Times Leader
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralhas been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
has been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://w... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Northeast Kansas happeningsA box lunch is included. Tickets cost $40. Visit www.thevollandstore.com or cal
Northeast Kansas happenings
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
A box lunch is included. Tickets cost $40. Visit www.thevollandstore.com or call (620) 271-2953. FASHION PLATES — The Leavenworth County Historical Society will host a free program, “Discovering Fashions in the Everhard Collection,” at 10:30... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralhas been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 7 days ago
has been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://w... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralthrough his passenger-side window and died later at a hospital. Lewis has been
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
through his passenger-side window and died later at a hospital. Lewis has been charged with capital murder in Melton’s death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Ceme... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralmurder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 days ago
murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralmurder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 days ago
murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralhas been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 7 days ago
has been charged with capital murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://w... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralmurder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 7 days ago
murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralmurder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralmurder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
KHQ Spokane / Posted 7 days ago
murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralmurder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 7 days ago
murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralmurder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralmurder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 7 days ago
murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralmurder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 days ago
murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralmurder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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ABC Montana
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeralmurder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind
Slain Kansas police captain remembered as hero at funeral
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
murder in Melton's death. Melton, whose partner is pregnant, also left behind three children. He was to be buried at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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