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Topeka High soccer rolls past West, 8-2Topeka High's girls soccer team got off to slow start offensively in Tuesday's
Topeka High soccer rolls past West, 8-2
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Topeka High's girls soccer team got off to slow start offensively in Tuesday's Centennial League game against Topeka West, missing numerous early scoring opportunities. But once the Trojans found the back of the net they scored in bunches, rolling... Read more
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Hillman leads Washburn Rural golf to ninth straight Centennial League titlescores Washburn Rural 306, Manhattan 310, Shawnee Heights 341, Seaman 342, Hay
Hillman leads Washburn Rural golf to ninth straight Centennial League title
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
scores Washburn Rural 306, Manhattan 310, Shawnee Heights 341, Seaman 342, Hayden 356, Emporia 362, Junction City 369, Topeka West 446. Individual results 1. Gritton, Man, 72; 2. Hillman, WR, 74; 3. McCalla, WR, 75; 4. Beal, WR, 76; 5.... Read more
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Hayden's Hunter rolls to fourth straight Centennial League singles titlemove forward from this.” Manhattan cruised to the team championship by an 84-6
Hayden's Hunter rolls to fourth straight Centennial League singles title
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
move forward from this.” Manhattan cruised to the team championship by an 84-67 margin over Topeka High, with Hayden and Topeka West tying for third place with 62 points. Rural placed fifth with 61 points. The Indians’ Kirkland Lambert and... Read more
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City track and field honor roll41.20; Medrano, WR, 42.50; Weigel, SH, 45.08. 400 relay — Topeka High, 43.9; H
City track and field honor roll
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
41.20; Medrano, WR, 42.50; Weigel, SH, 45.08. 400 relay — Topeka High, 43.9; Highland Park, 44.0; Shawnee Heights, 44.5; Topeka West, 45.24; Washburn Rural, 45.31. 1,600 relay — Washburn Rural, 3:29.94; Shawnee Heights, 3:30.77; Seaman, 3:31.25;... Read more
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Kansas Sentinels celebrate military appreciation night by routing CPFL foeproduct Adrian Murray caught a 14-yard touchdown to give the Sentinels a 19-0 l
Kansas Sentinels celebrate military appreciation night by routing CPFL foe
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
product Adrian Murray caught a 14-yard touchdown to give the Sentinels a 19-0 lead. Murray split his high school career at Topeka West and Washburn Rural. He had three catches for 23 yards and two scores. “We started the season off kind of rough,... Read more
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2016 All-State Academic Honorable MentionHigh School: Dawson Jones, son David and Starla Jones, University of California
2016 All-State Academic Honorable Mention
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
High School: Dawson Jones, son David and Starla Jones, University of California San Diego, mathematical economics Topeka West High School: Catherine LaRue, daughter Tighe and Margaret LaRue, school undecided, undecided Trinity Academy:... Read more
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Cleaver carves out hurdles sweep in Seaman meetWamego 26, SM Northwest 201/2, Free State 20, Hayden 20, Olpe 10, Perry-Lecompt
Cleaver carves out hurdles sweep in Seaman meet
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Wamego 26, SM Northwest 201/2, Free State 20, Hayden 20, Olpe 10, Perry-Lecompton 10, Santa Fe Trail 9, Silver Lake 4.20, Topeka West 2, Lyndon 0.20. Individual results Shot put — 1. Bledsoe, Law, 48-71/2; 2. Bryan, Wamego, 46-83/4; 3. Johannes,... Read more
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Out & About calendar, April 29-May 5LEANN RIMES, 8 p.m. Saturday, April 30, Great Lakes Ballroom, Prairie Band Casi
Out & About calendar, April 29-May 5
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
LEANN RIMES, 8 p.m. Saturday, April 30, Great Lakes Ballroom, Prairie Band Casino & Resort, 12305 150th Road, north of Topeka west of US-75 highway. Will call opens at 3 p.m. Doors at 7 p.m. Tickets: $50 and $45 at the Prairie Band Gift Shop,... Read more
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Kansas House of Representatives honors retired KU broadcaster, declares 'Bob Davis Day'last call was a men's basketball defeat to Villanova in the Elite Eight on Marc
Kansas House of Representatives honors retired KU broadcaster, declares 'Bob Davis Day'
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
last call was a men's basketball defeat to Villanova in the Elite Eight on March 26 in Louisville, Ky., is a graduate of Topeka West and Washburn. "You do this for so long, people are listening and watching and you do form a relationship with... Read more
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Perseverance pays off for Rock Creek's ZengerLake Shawnee Golf Course by 20 shots with a 342. Link shot a 78 to edge Watkins
Perseverance pays off for Rock Creek's Zenger
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Lake Shawnee Golf Course by 20 shots with a 342. Link shot a 78 to edge Watkins by one. ■ Manhattan’s Cole Gritton set a Topeka West Invitational record, shooting a 3-under 68 Monday at Topeka Country Club. ■ Wamego’s Ryan Elder edged teammate... Read more
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McCalla wins city individual title as Rural captures seventh straight team crownShawnee Heights was led by junior Nathan Browne and senior Noah Quanstrom, who
McCalla wins city individual title as Rural captures seventh straight team crown
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Shawnee Heights was led by junior Nathan Browne and senior Noah Quanstrom, who finished seventh and eighth (124 and 126). Topeka West junior Chris Rohr rounded out the top 10, finishing 10th with a score of 128. The city meet was held in... Read more
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Topeka high school track and field honor roll, April 25, 2016 updateWR, 42.50; Weigel, SH, 45.08; Munoz, SH, 45.33. 400 relay — Topeka High, 43.9;
Topeka high school track and field honor roll, April 25, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
WR, 42.50; Weigel, SH, 45.08; Munoz, SH, 45.33. 400 relay — Topeka High, 43.9; Highland Park, 44.0; Shawnee Heights, 44.5; Topeka West, 45.24; Washburn Rural, 45.31. 1,600 relay — Washburn Rural, 3:29.94; Shawnee Heights, 3:30.77; Seaman, 3:31.25;... Read more
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Topeka high school baseball, softball stats, April 25, 2016105 .308 Pitching Player IP W-L ER ERA Nate Karsky 17 0-3 11 4.52 Keaton Ga
Topeka high school baseball, softball stats, April 25, 2016
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
105 .308 Pitching Player IP W-L ER ERA Nate Karsky 17 0-3 11 4.52 Keaton Gage 17.2 0-3 17 6.73 Team 83 2-10 67 5.65 TOPEKA WEST (5-7) Hitting Player AB R H Avg. Chase Cropper 40 11 15 .375 Adam Wood 39 9 13 .333 Michael Bowers 17 4 5... Read more
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Recreation Calendar for April 25, 2016Contact Melody 640-0822. Looking for 12U baseball players. Contact Melody 640-
Recreation Calendar for April 25, 2016
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Contact Melody 640-0822. Looking for 12U baseball players. Contact Melody 640-0822. 8th grade boys basketball workouts at Topeka West High School. April 20, 26, 27. 6-7:30 p.m. No fee. For more information contact Rick Bloomquist at... Read more
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Topeka West baseball sweeps rival HighTwo Topeka West come-from-behind rallies in the nightcap of a Centennial League
Topeka West baseball sweeps rival High
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Two Topeka West come-from-behind rallies in the nightcap of a Centennial League doubleheader led the Chargers to sweep of city rival Topeka High on Friday at Hummer Sports Park. Skyler Proctor delivered on the mound and at the plate in West’s 5-2... Read more
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Topeka West junior Skyler Lindquist wins top prize in TPAC Young Artist of the Year awardsA Topeka West High School junior has been named the grand prize winner in the 2
Topeka West junior Skyler Lindquist wins top prize in TPAC Young Artist of the Year awards
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
A Topeka West High School junior has been named the grand prize winner in the 2016 Topeka Performing Arts Center Young Artist of the Year awards. For his accomplishment, Skyler Lindquist will receive a $1,000 scholarship. The Young Artist of the... Read more
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Topeka West soccer cruises to 10-0 win over Highland ParkHailey Burke scored what would prove to be the game-winning goal just 14 second
Topeka West soccer cruises to 10-0 win over Highland Park
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Hailey Burke scored what would prove to be the game-winning goal just 14 seconds into the game for Topeka West in its 10-0 rout of Highland Park Wednesday afternoon at Hummer Sports Park. Topeka West (6-4), ended the game at the 39-minute mark of... Read more
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True to form, Olpe standout hits stride quicklyall five wins and struck out 73. ■ Emporia had a pair of walk-off victories in
True to form, Olpe standout hits stride quickly
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
all five wins and struck out 73. ■ Emporia had a pair of walk-off victories in a sweep of Topeka High following a sweep of Topeka West with Tyler Hertlein and Jacob Jones delivering the game-winners. ■ Chapman’s Abby Sweet threw a no-hitter and... Read more
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CJ Extra calendar: Topeka upcoming meetings and events April 19, 2016 updateSports section on Tuesday (see Rec Calendar for details). All area codes are (
CJ Extra calendar: Topeka upcoming meetings and events April 19, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Sports section on Tuesday (see Rec Calendar for details). All area codes are (785) unless otherwise noted. WED APR 20 Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m. Wednesday, April 20, Hy-Vee (second-floor conference room), S.W. 29th and Wanamaker.... Read more
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Hayden's Hunter starts busy stretch with championship in West tourneyschool tennis career is off and running. The Hayden senior star rolled to the
Hayden's Hunter starts busy stretch with championship in West tourney
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
school tennis career is off and running. The Hayden senior star rolled to the singles championship in Tuesday’s 10-school Topeka West Invitational at the Kossover Tennis Center, beginning what will be a hectic final month of the season. Playing... Read more
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Topeka high school track and field honor roll, April 18, 2016 updateWR, 42.50; Weigel, SH, 45.08; Munoz, SH, 45.33. 400 relay — Topeka High, 43.9;
Topeka high school track and field honor roll, April 18, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
WR, 42.50; Weigel, SH, 45.08; Munoz, SH, 45.33. 400 relay — Topeka High, 43.9; Highland Park, 44.0; Shawnee Heights, 44.5; Topeka West, 45.24; Washburn Rural, 45.31. 1,600 relay — Washburn Rural, 3:29.94; Shawnee Heights, 3:34.16; Topeka High,... Read more
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Young Trojans battle back to earn softball split with Haydenthe first-game loss before surviving a late-game Hayden rally in the second gam
Young Trojans battle back to earn softball split with Hayden
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
the first-game loss before surviving a late-game Hayden rally in the second game. “She threw two really long games against Topeka West on Tuesday,” McCoy said. “She had two days rest and came back today and just owned the rock in the circle from my... Read more
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Topeka West's 'The Library' deals with aftermath of school shootingMemories and truth aren’t the same thing, as Topeka West High School’s producti
Topeka West's 'The Library' deals with aftermath of school shooting
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Memories and truth aren’t the same thing, as Topeka West High School’s production of Scott Z. Burns’ “The Library” demonstrates. In the play inspired in part by the 1999 shootings at Columbine High School in Colorado, 16-year-old Caitlin Gabriel... Read more
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Out & About calendar, April 15-21Know What Love Is,” 8 p.m. Friday, April 15, Great Lakes Ballroom, Prairie Band
Out & About calendar, April 15-21
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Know What Love Is,” 8 p.m. Friday, April 15, Great Lakes Ballroom, Prairie Band Casino & Resort, 12305 150th Road, north of Topeka west of US-75 highway. Will call opens at 3 p.m. Doors at 7 p.m. Tickets: $75 and $65 at the Prairie Band Gift Shop,... Read more
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Out & About hot tickets, April 15-21Topeka West play tackles school shooting Partly inspired by the 1999 shooting
Out & About hot tickets, April 15-21
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Topeka West play tackles school shooting Partly inspired by the 1999 shooting at Columbine High School in Colorado, Scott Z. Burn’s play, “The Library,” deals with the aftermath of such tragedies. In the Topeka West High School production of the... Read more
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Ten AmeriCorps volunteeers start 12-week assignment in Topekato 1 p.m. Saturday, when the AmeriCorps volunteers will accompany the Topeka Fi
Ten AmeriCorps volunteeers start 12-week assignment in Topeka
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
to 1 p.m. Saturday, when the AmeriCorps volunteers will accompany the Topeka Fire Department on a Safe Walk in the North Topeka West neighborhood, helping to install smoke detectors in homes in that area. Officials said the city’s Department of... Read more
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Ten AmeriCorps volunteeers start 10-week assignment in Topekato 1 p.m. Saturday, when the AmeriCorps volunteers will accompany the Topeka Fi
Ten AmeriCorps volunteeers start 10-week assignment in Topeka
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
to 1 p.m. Saturday, when the AmeriCorps volunteers will accompany the Topeka Fire Department on a Safe Walk in the North Topeka West neighborhood, helping to install smoke detectors in homes in that area. Officials said the city’s Department of... Read more
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Topeka high school track and field honor roll, April 11, 2016 updateTH, 45.52; Mehrens, TW, 45.95. 400 relay — Topeka High, 43.9; Highland Park, 4
Topeka high school track and field honor roll, April 11, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
TH, 45.52; Mehrens, TW, 45.95. 400 relay — Topeka High, 43.9; Highland Park, 44.0; Shawnee Heights, 44.5; Seaman, 46.7; Topeka West, 46.70. 1,600 relay — Washburn Rural, 3:36.36; Shawnee Heights, 3:36.83; Topeka High, 3:41.53; Highland Park,... Read more
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Topeka high school baseball, softball stats, April 11, 2016 update23 54 .333 Pitching Player IP W-L ER ERA Kane Florence 6.2 1-0 1 1.05 Keato
Topeka high school baseball, softball stats, April 11, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
23 54 .333 Pitching Player IP W-L ER ERA Kane Florence 6.2 1-0 1 1.05 Keaton Gage 12.1 0-1 8 4.54 Team 40 2-4 27 4.72 TOPEKA WEST (3-3) Hitting Player AB R H Avg. Chase Cropper 21 8 10 .476 Adam Wood 19 2 7 .368 Skyler Proctor 15 2 5... Read more
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Limo, jet provide setting for Topeka young entrepreneurs competitionto five minutes to make their pitch in the limo, which was moving, and three to
Limo, jet provide setting for Topeka young entrepreneurs competition
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
to five minutes to make their pitch in the limo, which was moving, and three to five minutes in the plane, which wasn’t. Topeka West High School junior Angelica Brown said the use of the limo and plane “took things to another level.” She said... Read more
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Topeka West pitchers shut down Highland Park in doubleheader sweepSolid starting pitching led the Topeka West Chargers to a doubleheader sweep of
Topeka West pitchers shut down Highland Park in doubleheader sweep
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
Solid starting pitching led the Topeka West Chargers to a doubleheader sweep of Highland Park on Thursday in Centennial League action. Skyler Proctor walked the leadoff man in Game 1, but he regrouped to strike out 15 batters in seven innings,... Read more
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Topeka upcoming meetings and events, April 5, 2016 updatethe Sports section on Tuesday (see Rec Calendar for details). All area codes a
Topeka upcoming meetings and events, April 5, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
the Sports section on Tuesday (see Rec Calendar for details). All area codes are (785) unless otherwise noted. WED APR 6 Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m. Wednesday, April 6, Hy-Vee (second-floor conference room), S.W. 29th and Wanamaker.... Read more
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Jack Shutt, Lake Shawnee drowning victim, was 1956 Topeka High graduate, actively involved in communityon the Topeka High Historical Society board of directors for many years, Barker
Jack Shutt, Lake Shawnee drowning victim, was 1956 Topeka High graduate, actively involved in community
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
on the Topeka High Historical Society board of directors for many years, Barker said, adding he was also inducted into the Topeka West Sports Hall of Fame for his many years of service on the chain gang at Chargers football games. He worked at... Read more
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N.E. Kansas high school students to exhibit art in NYCin New York City. “I really didn’t expect it at all. I was just really surpris
N.E. Kansas high school students to exhibit art in NYC
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted a month ago
in New York City. “I really didn’t expect it at all. I was just really surprised,” said Idely Alarcon, 16, a junior at Topeka West High School, who is a gold medalist in the photography category of the prestigious Scholastic Art & Writing... Read more
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City bowlers earn All-State honorsto the All-5A girls first team. Rural’s Gabi Millard was a second-team All-6A
City bowlers earn All-State honors
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
to the All-5A girls first team. Rural’s Gabi Millard was a second-team All-6A girls pick while Heights’ Cayla Bortz and Topeka West’s Renee Howland were second-team girls picks in 5A and Hayden’s Andrea Wickstrum was a second-team girls pick in... Read more
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Change of venue boosts Paws in the Park attendanceHands Humane Society’s largest annual fundraiser. Paws in the Park, which is u
Change of venue boosts Paws in the Park attendance
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Hands Humane Society’s largest annual fundraiser. Paws in the Park, which is usually held in Gage Park, made the switch to Topeka West High School, 2001 S.W. Fairlawn Rd., this year. “I think one of our biggest benefits this year was moving it to... Read more
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Spring cleaning: Topekans kick junk to the curbValley Park, Quinton Heights Steele and Likins Foster neighborhoods. They’ll re
Spring cleaning: Topekans kick junk to the curb
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Valley Park, Quinton Heights Steele and Likins Foster neighborhoods. They’ll return on Saturday but also work in the North Topeka West, Ward Meade, Old Town and Historic Holliday Park neighborhoods. On April 15 and 16 the focus will be in the East... Read more
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Out & About calendar, April 1-7and Joshua Funk, 7 p.m. Sunday, April 3, Great Lakes Ballroom, Prairie Band Cas
Out & About calendar, April 1-7
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
and Joshua Funk, 7 p.m. Sunday, April 3, Great Lakes Ballroom, Prairie Band Casino & Resort, 12305 150th Road, north of Topeka west of US-75 highway. Will call opens at 3 p.m. Doors at 6 p.m. Tickets: $30 and $25 at the Prairie Band Gift Shop,... Read more
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2016 Area high school golf capsulesDorado Inv.; 7. at Topeka High Inv.; 11. at Manhattan Inv.; 18. at Topeka High
2016 Area high school golf capsules
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Dorado Inv.; 7. at Topeka High Inv.; 11. at Manhattan Inv.; 18. at Topeka High Inv.; 22. at Salina South Inv.; 25. at Topeka West Inv. May — 2. at Centennial League meet (Shawnee CC); 5. at Junction City Inv.; 9. Emporia Inv. Free... Read more
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2016 Area high school tennis, soccer, swimming capsulesState Quad; 9. at Goddard Inv.; 12. Lawrence; 13. at Washburn Rural; 19. at BV
2016 Area high school tennis, soccer, swimming capsules
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
State Quad; 9. at Goddard Inv.; 12. Lawrence; 13. at Washburn Rural; 19. at BV Northwest Inv.; 22 at Lawrence Inv.; 25. at Topeka West Inv.; 28. at Sunflower meet (SM North). Hiawatha Coach: Chuck Albin Top returners: Joseph Kunkel, jr.; Brandon... Read more
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