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Great Bend Tribune
BCC men run at Emporia Invitefrom Grenada ran a time of 29:16.38 on the 8K course. Nathan Hood, also a fresh
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
from Grenada ran a time of 29:16.38 on the 8K course. Nathan Hood, also a freshman form Grenada, was 79th in 30:54.59. Great Bend freshman Mason Yellowwolf ran a 32:13.92 to place 100th. Lyndon Burrell was 123rd with a 34:13.94 and Javon... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Goncalves finishes 3rd at Emporia; Razo 7thJackson in 129th with a time of 27:54.6 and Tia Steward in 144th with a time of
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
Jackson in 129th with a time of 27:54.6 and Tia Steward in 144th with a time of 32:47.6. Part of Newman’s winning team was Great Bend High graduate and freshman for the Jets, Karen Razo. Razo finished seventh overall with a time of 20:11.3. Team... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Panther cross country teams firstLAWRENCE – Kerby Depenbusch (16:24.5) and Connor Griffith (16:29.6) finished fi
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
LAWRENCE – Kerby Depenbusch (16:24.5) and Connor Griffith (16:29.6) finished first and second and the Great Bend cross country teams first place in the Rim Rock Cross Country Classic. Great Bend finished first (151) followed by Nixa, Mo. (187). The... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
DEFENSIVE ATTITUDEDODGE CITY – Joey Soupiset intercepted two passes and the Great Bend Panthers e
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
DODGE CITY – Joey Soupiset intercepted two passes and the Great Bend Panthers earned four takeaways to defeat Dodge City 38-13 in Friday’s Western Athletic Conference football game. Soupiset recovered an onside kickoff that triggered the Panthers’... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Panther golfer sixth at Liberal tourneyLIBERAL – Great Bend’s Camryn Dunekack tied for sixth (48) at the Liberal Tourn
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
LIBERAL – Great Bend’s Camryn Dunekack tied for sixth (48) at the Liberal Tournament that featured Western Athletic Conference golf teams. Halley Sanders (50) placed 10th. Hays High placed first (185) and Great Bend finished third (207). “The... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Friends and Acquaintances Art Festivalthe spotlight to make this a genuinely inclusive event.” Stone from Hoisington
Great Bend Tribune / Posted yesterday
the spotlight to make this a genuinely inclusive event.” Stone from Hoisington High School transformed by local sculptor Great Bend sculptor Chet Cale, president of the Barton County Arts Council, described his enthusiasm for the upcoming... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Robert Ray Best 1935cookbooks, etc. Then he worked as a salesman and delivery man for Frito Lay. La
Great Bend Tribune / Posted yesterday
cookbooks, etc. Then he worked as a salesman and delivery man for Frito Lay. Later he worked for B.J. Well Service in Great Bend and was a roughneck for several different oil services. In 1961 he started working for Northern Gas Products. They... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Alvin August Haberman 1940Alvin August Haberman, 77, died Sept. 22, 2017, at Great Bend Health and Rehabi
Great Bend Tribune / Posted yesterday
Alvin August Haberman, 77, died Sept. 22, 2017, at Great Bend Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was born May 19, 1940, in Great Bend, the son of Alexander John and Augusta J. (Koriel) Haberman. On May 28, 1960, he married Janet Kay Sprouse at St.... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Commission to hold Monday morning meetingThe Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Monday at the Barton County Co
Great Bend Tribune / Posted yesterday
The Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Monday at the Barton County Courthouse, 1400 Main in Great Bend. The agenda includes the investment of the county’s idle funds, and the purchase of a pickup and track loader for the Road and Bridge... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Tonganoxie High volleyball, cross country in action todayteam enters the day with a 6-7 record. The Chieftains will have Bonner Springs
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted yesterday
team enters the day with a 6-7 record. The Chieftains will have Bonner Springs, Topeka High, Shawnee Mission Northwest and Great Bend. Jeannin, a THS graduate, hopes to get a rematch with Ottawa, as her sister and fellow THS alum Laura Jeannin... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Josh Rouse: Businesses, hunters, volunteers all play part in wildlife conservation efforts in Kansashunters are invited to a free breakfast running from 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 7 at t
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
hunters are invited to a free breakfast running from 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 7 at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center in Great Bend. (KDWPT) Thursday marked the 50th anniversary fundraiser banquet for the Topeka chapter of Ducks Unlimited. Money... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Panthers' defense sparks 38-13 victoryDODGE CITY – “Soup” saved the day for the Great Bend Panthers. Panther lineback
Great Bend Tribune / Posted yesterday
DODGE CITY – “Soup” saved the day for the Great Bend Panthers. Panther linebacker Joey Soupiset intercepted two passes to spark the Panthers past Dodge City 38-13 in Friday’s Western Athletic Conference football game. Quarterback Koy Brack scored... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Doris West 1926Doris West 91, of Phoenix, Arizona, passed away peacefully on September 12, 201
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Doris West 91, of Phoenix, Arizona, passed away peacefully on September 12, 2017. She was born in Great Bend, Kansas on February 15, 1926. Her parents were August and Rose Weide. She attended Phillips University in Oklahoma and Washburn University,... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Aleen Elizabeth Eichman 1922and husband Tom of El Dorado; brother, Harlin R. Ochs and wife Barbara of Kerrv
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
and husband Tom of El Dorado; brother, Harlin R. Ochs and wife Barbara of Kerrville, Texas; sister, Melva Gean Reisbig of Great Bend; two grandchildren, Daniel P. Hamel of El Dorado, Paul R. Hamel and wife Cheryl of Albuquerque, New Mexico; and... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Connie Lois (Streeter) Sickbert 1935three children. During this time, the couple lived in Syracuse, Kansas, Wichit
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
three children. During this time, the couple lived in Syracuse, Kansas, Wichita, Kansas, Lawton, Oklahoma, Newton, Kansas, Great Bend, Kansas, Sterling, Colorado, Wichita, Kansas, Sedgwick, Kansas, Schofield, Wisconsin, and Schaumburg, Illinois,... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Viola Regina Dice Leach 19241940s, to help the family’s finances, she was sent to stay with her aunts at th
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
1940s, to help the family’s finances, she was sent to stay with her aunts at the St. Rose Dominican Convent and Hospital in Great Bend, Kansas, where she finished her high school in her final year. While there she found lodging in the home of a... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Connie Jean Grossardt 195561, died Sept. 20, 2017, at Via Christi St. Francis Regional Medical Center, Wi
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
61, died Sept. 20, 2017, at Via Christi St. Francis Regional Medical Center, Wichita. She was born Nov. 10, 1955, at Great Bend, the daughter of Malvern P. and Evelyn E. (Burhenn) Schartz. She married Roger W. Grossardt July 23, 1976, at... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Library board updated on outreach effortsMembers of the Great Bend Public Library Board of Directors Monday were reminde
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Members of the Great Bend Public Library Board of Directors Monday were reminded that to remain relevant,libraries need to evolve. Rather than just a depository of books, the Great Bend Public Library is responding to the needs of the community by... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Sign show support for Dade CannonSome of the blue signs showing support for Great Bend Police Chief Cliff Couch
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Some of the blue signs showing support for Great Bend Police Chief Cliff Couch are finding a new purpose — to welcome home 13-year-old Dade Cannon and to encourage him as he continues his battle with cancer. Dade returned to Great Bend this week... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Young readers will help Harvey victimsGreat Bend elementary students will have an opportunity help children in Texas
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Great Bend elementary students will have an opportunity help children in Texas schools hit by Hurricane Harvey. The community can participate by visiting the Great Bend Reading Initiative’s lemonade stand, which will be in front of the courthouse... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
At the Mike: Sept. 22Larned and Hoisington already had their Homecoming. A win on the football field
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Larned and Hoisington already had their Homecoming. A win on the football field for both. Ellinwood has its this week. Great Bend takes its turn next week when Wichita West comes to Memorial Stadium. But it is more than a Friday night football... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Great Bend football seeks bounce-backDODGE CITY — The Great Bend and Dodge City football teams would love to forget
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
DODGE CITY — The Great Bend and Dodge City football teams would love to forget last week. Wichita Northwest rolled up more than 600 yards in a 63-27 rout over Great Bend. Wichita Heights quarterback K’Vonte Baker scored eight touchdowns and rushed... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Charlie's Inside Corner: Sept. 22week before’s 21-20 overtime loss to the Hays Indians. Northwest is too good, t
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
week before’s 21-20 overtime loss to the Hays Indians. Northwest is too good, too big, too fast. They simply overpowered Great Bend. A Santa Fe Trail beatdown! Marcus Hicks, perhaps the No. 1 recruit in Kansas is the REAL DEAL! Not so Hays. Hays... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Tonganoxie High volleyball preparing for home invite SaturdayInvitational. Teams coming to town for the annual tournament are Bishop Ward,
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Invitational. Teams coming to town for the annual tournament are Bishop Ward, Bonner Springs, Eudora, Gardner-Edgerton, Great Bend, Ottawa, Piper, Shawnee Mission Northwest and Topeka High. Matches will start at 8 a.m. Tonganoxie is coming off... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
High school football stat leaderboard, Sept. 21, 2017 update150.0 Petrie, Norton … 63 … 424 … 141.3 Schneider, Ellsworth … 78 … 406 … 135
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
150.0 Petrie, Norton … 63 … 424 … 141.3 Schneider, Ellsworth … 78 … 406 … 135.3 Kooser Derby … 56 … 400 … 133.3 Fritz, Great Bend … 59 … 393 … 131.0 Sullivan, Goddard … 59 … 392 … 130.7 Ruder, Norton … 44 … 385 … 128.3 Channel, Kapaun … 49 …... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
High school football league standings, Sept. 21, 2017 update… 0-3 … 0-3 … League … Overall Hays … 2-0 … 2-1 Garden City … 0-0 … 3-0 Dod
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
… 0-3 … 0-3 … League … Overall Hays … 2-0 … 2-1 Garden City … 0-0 … 3-0 Dodge City … 0-0 … 1-2 Liberal … 0-1 … 2-1 Great Bend … 0-1 … 1-2 WESTERN KANSAS LIBERTY … League … Overall *Logan-Palco … 2-0 … 3-0 Northern Valley … 1-1 …... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
WAC football statsWestern Athletic Conference FOOTBALL STATISTICS OFFENSE Ypg Pass Run Great B
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Western Athletic Conference FOOTBALL STATISTICS OFFENSE Ypg Pass Run Great Bend 373 142 515 Garden City 296 170 466 Liberal 292 63 355 Dodge City 291 133 424 Hays High 206 38 244 DEFENSE Ypg Ppg Dpg Liberal 212 23 12 Garden City 213 28... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Out of the MorgueEach week we’ll take a step back into the history of Great Bend through the eye
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Each week we’ll take a step back into the history of Great Bend through the eyes of reporters past. We’ll reacquaint you with what went into creating the Great Bend of today, and do our best to update you on what “the rest of the story” turned out to... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
GBFD awarded SAFER grantA federal grant will help pay for three additional firefighters in Great Bend,
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
A federal grant will help pay for three additional firefighters in Great Bend, Battalion Chief Eugene Perkins announced this week. The Great Bend Fire Department was awarded a $322,359 SAFER (Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response) grant.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Week 4 Computerized high school football predictions96.3 … GARDNER-EDGERTON … 3.7 … * Blue Valley Southwest … 92.6 … 119.3 … GODDA
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
96.3 … GARDNER-EDGERTON … 3.7 … * Blue Valley Southwest … 92.6 … 119.3 … GODDARD … 40.3 … Eisenhower … 79 … 99.4 … Great Bend … 6.9 … DODGE CITY … 92.5 … 75.3 … KC SCHLAGLE … 31.1 … KC Washington … 44.2 … 89.6 … Kapaun … 0.4 … WICHITA... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Next (interim) city administrator visits Great BendGreat Bend’s next interim city administrator is looking forward to a “quiet and
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Great Bend’s next interim city administrator is looking forward to a “quiet and uneventful” transition when he steps into the position on Oct. 9. George R. Kolb, who has a six-month contract as interim administrator, visited Great Bend on Wednesday... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
GBMS 8th-grade football wins 31-0The Great Bend Middle School 8th-grade football team dominated both sides of th
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
The Great Bend Middle School 8th-grade football team dominated both sides of the football in a 31-0 win over Garden City’s Ken Henderson. Great Bend featured five players who scored TDs –Sage Koelsch, 1-yard run; Devin Dilbeck 25-yard run; Joseph... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Birds, bugs and sunSecond graders from Great Bend and the surrounding communities took a field tri
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Second graders from Great Bend and the surrounding communities took a field trip Wednesday to the Kansas Wetlands Education Center. The annual Wetlands Education Day helps children learn all about the Cheyenne Bottoms wetlands, said KWEC Educator... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
GBMS 7th-grade football losesThe Great Bend Middle School seventh grade football team lost 30-6 to Garden Ci
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
The Great Bend Middle School seventh grade football team lost 30-6 to Garden City Ken Henderson Middle School. The Panthers had a difficult time getting anything going offensively. Matthew Moeder rushed for 40 yards and a touchdown. Caden Miranda... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Peggy Ann Raymer 193467 years of faithful love and devotion together. A homemaker, Sears department
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
67 years of faithful love and devotion together. A homemaker, Sears department store employee, and retired secretary for Great Bend Hydro Test, Inc., Peggy was a Great Bend resident since 1966 coming from Pratt and Cullison. Peggy was a faithful... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Taylor Paul Miller 1989of Hope in Hutchinson. Taylor is survived by his grandparents, Doug and Darleen
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
of Hope in Hutchinson. Taylor is survived by his grandparents, Doug and Darleen Risley of Sterling, and Robert Miller of Great Bend; brother, Jacob Walton of Sterling; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his mother,... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Great Bend doubles first at PrattPRATT — Great Bend’s No. 1 doubles Katherine Snapp and Pricilla Ramirez capture
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
PRATT — Great Bend’s No. 1 doubles Katherine Snapp and Pricilla Ramirez captured first place with a 5-0 record at the Pratt junior varsity tennis tournament. No. 2 doubles Madison Huslig and Ruth Williams finished runner-up (4-1). No. 1 singles... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
GB middle school runners place first, secondHAYS — The Great Bend Middle School 8th- and 7th grade boys cross country teams
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
HAYS — The Great Bend Middle School 8th- and 7th grade boys cross country teams finished first and second at Hays with several individual top 10 medalists. Eighth-grader Angel Razo captured first place (13:06) for the second time. Juan Sanchez... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Great Bend singles player Phillips firstLYONS — The Great Bend junior varsity captured first place at Lyons. No. 1 sing
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
LYONS — The Great Bend junior varsity captured first place at Lyons. No. 1 singles Mollie Phillips, first; doubles Madison Huslig-Priscilla Ramirez, second; doubles Alyssia Strickland Mindy Wittig, third. LYONS JV TOURNAMENT TEAM TOTALS—1—Great... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Great Bend tennis team places firstHOISINGTON — Great Bend’s No. 1 doubles Katherine Snapp and Audrey Muth and Hoi
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
HOISINGTON — Great Bend’s No. 1 doubles Katherine Snapp and Audrey Muth and Hoisington’s No. 1 singles Jacquelyn Gonzales captured first place at Monday’s Hoisington junior varsity tennis tournament. Great Bend (23) placed first and Hoisington (17)... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Grant will help add 3 firefightersA federal grant will help pay for three additional firefighters in Great Bend,
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
A federal grant will help pay for three additional firefighters in Great Bend, Battalion Chief Eugene Perkins announced this week. The Great Bend Fire Department was awarded a $322,359 SAFER (Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response) grant.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Oktoberfest moves to PNC Field for weekend of eclectic German fare, brews and gamesRoute 706, Montrose Ray’s, 431 Lawrence St., Old Forge Ray’s, 250 Roosevelt H
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Route 706, Montrose Ray’s, 431 Lawrence St., Old Forge Ray’s, 250 Roosevelt Highway, Waymart Riccardo’s, 1219 Wheeler Ave., Dunmore Rob’s, Routes 11 and 171, Great Bend Schiel’s, 7 George Ave, Wilkes-Barre Schiel’s, 30 Hanover St., Wilkes-B... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Community support evident at start of Dolly Parton program in Great BendTuesday morning at the Great Bend Public Library a larger than average gatherin
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Tuesday morning at the Great Bend Public Library a larger than average gathering of parents and toddlers attended the special storytime for the kickoff of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. Great Bend now joins other Barton County libraries in... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
HELLO, DOLLYTuesday morning at the Great Bend Public Library a larger-than-average gatherin
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Tuesday morning at the Great Bend Public Library a larger-than-average gathering of parents and toddlers attended the special story time for the kickoff of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. Great Bend now joins other Barton County libraries in... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Council OKs 15 percent water rate hikeIn light of the massive water line replacement project that will soon be underw
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
In light of the massive water line replacement project that will soon be underway in Great Bend, the City Council Monday night approved a 15 percent water rate increase to pay for the bonds needed for the effort, City Clerk Shawna Schafer... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Sandin Garner Hunter 1946is survived by husband, Brian Hunter, Garden Valley, Calif.; a son, Scott Garne
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
is survived by husband, Brian Hunter, Garden Valley, Calif.; a son, Scott Garner, California; a sister, Karen Marcum, Great Bend; a granddaughter; nieces and nephews. She chose cremation. No services are planned. Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune,... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Charles Lee Black 1929are suggested to the (Ellinwood) Heritage Club, in care of Minnis Chapel, PO Bo
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
are suggested to the (Ellinwood) Heritage Club, in care of Minnis Chapel, PO Box 246, Ellinwood, KS, 67526. Funeral arrangements provided by Minnis Chapel 113 North Main Ellinwood, KS, 67526 Great Bend... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Dario Gloria, Jr.Jose Gloria, Bernardino Guebara, Jr. and Wanda Schlegel. Share condolences at
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Jose Gloria, Bernardino Guebara, Jr. and Wanda Schlegel. Share condolences at www.CozineMemorial.com. Funeral arrangements provided by Broadway Mortuary * 1147 S. Broadway St. Wichita, KS, 67211 Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Se... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Council fills key city vacanciesIt was a busy night Monday for the Great Bend City Councils as it filled severa
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
It was a busy night Monday for the Great Bend City Councils as it filled several key positions left vacant recently as fallout from the controversy surrounding the city and now-resigned Police Chief Clifton Couch. This marked the first council... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
John L. Keener 1956Kirkpatrick. John worked his entire life as a pipeliner working for Praytor Con
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Kirkpatrick. John worked his entire life as a pipeliner working for Praytor Construction of Russell, Jomax Construction of Great Bend, BRB Construction of Topeka, J.P. Pipeline of Inman, and T. G. Mercer Consulting Service of Dallas/Ft. Worth,... Read more
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