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    'Know God, no regrets' 10/20/2014

    By DIANE GASPER-O'BRIEN dobrien@dailynews.net Tammy Wellbrock stood up, turned around to those sitting behind her and mouthed, "Wow." Those who ...

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    Midwest Energy team wins lineman's rodeo 10/20/2014

    Special to The Hays Daily News A three-man crew of Midwest Energy linemen from Hays, WaKeeney and Russell took first place at the 2014 International ...

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    Roberts finds no place like home 10/20/2014

    By ALEXIS LEVINSON McClatchy-Tribune FORT SCOTT -- Dozens of cows mooed in the pens out back as Sen. Pat Roberts made his pitch to attendees at a ...

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    Relay a reminder of past, future for participants 10/20/2014

    By MATTHEW KENWRIGHT mkenwright@dailynews.net The illuminated bags surrounding the walking track at Saturday's Relay For Life event at The Mall we ...

  • Northwest jobless rate falls again 10/20/2014

    By MIKE CORN mcorn@dailynews.net Just when you thought the northwest Kansas unemployment rate was as low as it could go, it dropped again. Combi ...

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    Taking a swipe 10/19/2014

    By MATTHEW KENWRIGHT mkenwright@dailynews.net More than 300 volunteers from the Fort Hays State University community and other individuals met Sat ...

  • Encore performance transports audience to Scotland 10/19/2014

    With no need of boats or planes, a Hays audience made a two-hour journey from Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center to the Scottish Isles on Thursday n ...

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    Average, but better than last year 10/19/2014

    By MIKE CORN mcorn@dailynews.net COLLYER -- Brad Harvey figures he's harvesting an average milo crop this year, after missing a series of rains sw ...

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    Couple does dirty work for business 10/19/2014

    By JUDY SHERARD jsherard@dailynews.net Neal and Lisa Ward are willing to do the dirty work when it comes to cloth diapers. The couple have added ...

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    Film showcases HAC history 10/19/2014

    By MATTHEW KENWRIGHT mkenwright@dailynews.net Art's quality is subjective, but its value to Hays was undeniable Friday during a film spotlighting ...

  • Public record (Oct. 20, 2014) 10/18/2014

    Animals Impounds: Male brown/white chihuaha, 100 block East 17th Female gray poodle, 2200 block Marjorie Surrendered: Female brindle/white e ...

  • Construction talk on Ellis County agenda 10/18/2014

    The Ellis County Commission will meet at 5 p.m. Monday in the courthouse and discuss hiring a firm for construction management services. The issue, ...

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    Along for the ride 10/18/2014

    By MIKE CORN mcorn@dailynews.net The Oktoberfest celebration wasn't living up to its storied reputation as a night filled with trouble. Instead, ...

  • Public record (Oct. 19, 2014) 10/17/2014

    Hays Police Dept. Thursday Seven animal calls 23 traffic stops Disorderly conduct, 500 block West Seventh Mental health call, 2600 block Au ...

  • WSU professor speaking in Hays 10/17/2014

    Edward Flentje, professor of Public Affairs at Wichita State University, will be in Hays on Tuesday to do a presentation on the effect of Kansas' inco ...

  • BOE meeting Monday at Lincoln school 10/17/2014

    The Hays USD 489 Board of Education will tour Lincoln Elementary School, 1906 Ash, at 6 p.m. Monday. The board work session will follow in the Linco ...

  • 2014 Kansas Speaks Survey finds wide dissatisfaction with politics 10/17/2014

    Special to The Hays Daily News Along with findings that the Kansas governor's race is extremely tight, the sixth annual Kansas Speaks Survey, prepar ...

  • City might delay mall tax decision 10/17/2014

    By MATTHEW KENWRIGHT mkenwright@dailynews.net The Hays City Commission will likely delay its Oct. 23 vote on a proposed sales tax increase at The ...

  • Millions spent on Senate race 10/17/2014

    By DAVE HELLING McClatchy-Tribune Outside groups continue to pour millions into the Kansas U.S. Senate race -- spending that will mean even more p ...

  • Islamic State steps up car bombings 10/17/2014

    By DAVID ZUCCHINO McClatchy-Tribune BAGHDAD -- While an international military effort has focused on Islamic State advances in northern Syria and ...

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    Students measure seat belt use for school drivers 10/17/2014

    By JUDY SHERARD jsherard@dailynews.net Hays High School students might have had the feeling someone was watching as they drove onto the school cam ...

  • Public record (Oct. 17, 2014) 10/16/2014

    Hays Police Dept. Wednesday Eight animal calls 17 traffic stops Credit card violations, 1700 block Vine Credit card violations, 1300 block ...

  • Kiwanis Club begins poinsettia campaign 10/16/2014

    The annual Kiwanis poinsettia fundraiser is underway. The Kiwanis Club of Hays is now taking  orders for poinsettia plants for the Christmas season.   ...

  • EPA agrees to register new herbicide to fight resistant weeds 10/16/2014

    Special to The Hays Daily News WASHINGTON -- The Environmental Protection Agency has agreed to register the herbicide Enlist Duo with first-time eve ...

  • Huelskamp, Sherow square off in Hutchinson debate 10/16/2014

    By FRED MANN McClatchy-Tribune HUTCHINSON -- In a debate Wednesday that lacked fireworks, First District U.S. Rep. Tim Huelskamp and his Democrati ...

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