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  • Woman injured in accident near Grainfield 8/26/2014

    GRAINFIELD -- A Florida woman was injured in a motorcycle crash at approximately 5:20 p.m. Monday on Interstate 70 less than 1 mile south of Grainfiel ...

  • Bowers selected as 2014 CSG Toll Fellow 8/26/2014

    Special to The Hays Daily News Kansas State Sen. Elaine Bowers is one of 48 state policy-makers from across the country selected as a Council of Sta ...

  • Water vision draft survey developed 8/26/2014

    Special to The Hays Daily News TOPEKA -- In response to Kansans wanting a simple way to provide feedback on the Preliminary Discussion Draft on the ...

  • Governor proclaims campus fire safety month 8/26/2014

    Special to The Hays Daily News TOPEKA -- Gov. Sam Brownback signed a proclamation last week declaring September as Campus Fire Safety Month. As c ...

  • Leadership class visits Kansas City 8/26/2014

    Special to The Hays Daily News TOPEKA -- The Kansas City Metro area will play host to the 2014 Leadership Kansas class Wednesday to Friday. Durin ...

  • Take KDOT along on your fall travels 8/26/2014

    Special to The Hays Daily News Whether you are getting ready for the last bash of the summer or getting ready for the start of football season it's ...

  • Film 'When the Game Stands Tall' falls short 8/26/2014

    It feels like the times are getting a little rough for the "inspired-by-a-true-story" sports film. I think the market is over-saturated, and the po ...

  • Prevention consultant giving back to community 8/26/2014

    By JUDY SHERARD jsherard@dailynews.net Mindy Maske has joined the Smoky Hill Foundation for Chemical Dependency Inc. as a community prevention con ...

  • Public record, Aug. 26, 2014 8/26/2014

    Animals Surrendered: Female black/white border collie lab, Norton Female brindle/white boxer/red heeler, Hays Hays Police Dept. Friday ...

  • Funeral a call to action 8/26/2014

    By ELISA CROUCH and DOUG MOORE McClatchy-Tribune ST. LOUIS -- Shortly before Michael Brown died, his stepmother was admitted to the hospital. He b ...

  • Green initiative brings new vehicles to FHSU 8/26/2014

    By ELIZABETH GOLDEN egolden@dailynews.net Fort Hays State University is leading the charge on going green by recently purchasing two electric vehi ...

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    'Breaking Bad,' 'Modern Family' win top awards 8/26/2014

    By SUSAN KING and AMY HUBBARD McClatchy-Tribune LOS ANGELES -- "Breaking Bad" might have been off the air for nearly a year, but it was fresh in ...

  • Standoff leads to arrest 8/25/2014

    By MIKE CORN mcorn@dailynews.net A Hays man was arrested late Saturday without incident on suspicion of burglary. The Hays Police Department's S ...

  • Free screenings offered for children 8/25/2014

    Special to The Hays Daily News Free developmental screenings are being offered for children, ages birth to three from Ellis and Rush Counties. For C ...

  • 2014 survey shows motorists continue to pass stopped buses 8/25/2014

    Special to The Hays Daily News TOPEKA -- The National Association of State Directors for Pupil Transportation Services recently released the results ...

  • Lincoln Elementary on brief lockdown; situation resolved 8/25/2014

    By The Hays Daily News Lincoln Elementary School was placed on lockdown for approximately 30 minutes this morning. At approximately 9:20 a.m., Princi ...

  • Area students swarm to ACT tests 8/25/2014

    By JUDY SHERARD jsherard@dailynews.net Area high schools have received results for 2014 graduates in the American College Test. A total of 75 p ...

  • Roberts plans meeting Thursday in Hays 8/25/2014

    Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts will continue his listening tour of Kansas with a town hall meeting Thursday in Ellis County in Hays. The meeting is set for ...

  • Strong quake leaves parts of California in dark 8/25/2014

    By McClatchy-Tribune Power has been restored to nearly all of the approximately 70,000 customers in Napa County whose lights went out after a magnit ...

  • Highland games showcase Lucas 8/25/2014

    By MATTHEW KENWRIGHT mkenwright@dailynews.net LUCAS -- Bagpipe music and athletes' grunts filled the air Saturday during the fourth annual Lucas H ...

  • Parade highlights native 8/25/2014

    By MATTHEW KENWRIGHT mkenwright@dailynews.net LUCAS -- The 41st annual Adam's Apple Festival in Lucas included a tribute to a beloved native. Fi ...

  • Power back, cleanup today 8/25/2014

    By MIKE CORN mcorn@dailynews.net WaKEENEY -- Western Cooperative Electric crews will be back in the field today cleaning up the mess left in the w ...

  • Pre-emergence herbicide use on wheat 8/24/2014

    Pre-emergence herbicides with residual activity are used routinely in most crops, including corn, grain sorghum and soybeans. They have not, however, ...

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    Young artists get creative for event 8/24/2014

    By MATTHEW KENWRIGHT mkenwright@dailynews.net Budding young artists' creations graduated from the kitchen fridge Friday and reached a wide audienc ...

  • Public record, Aug. 22, 2014 8/24/2014

    Animals Surrendered: Male black/white husky, Hays Male orange domestic shorthair tabby, Hays Male white domestic longhair, Hays Hays Poli ...

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