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Body Recovered At Wilson Lake

07/07/2013 07:21:55 PM - The body of a Hoisington man is recovered from Wilson Lake.

Twinkies To Last Longer Than Many May Remember

Twinkies To Last Longer Than Many May Remember

Twinkies don't last forever, but they'll have more staying power than most people remember when they return to shelves next week.

Tires Punctured

Tires Punctured

Multiple tires are slashed on vehicles parked at a Salina apartment.

KU Researchers Study Use of Blue Light Signal

KU Researchers Study Use of Blue Light Signal

Researchers at the University of Kansas are experimenting with using a blue light to help law enforcement officers nab red-light runners.

Police Investigating Theft of Riding Mower

Police Investigating Theft of Riding Mower

A riding mower is stolen from a garage.

Vehicle Vandalized

Vehicle Vandalized

A Salina man's car is damaged by vandals.

Construction Equipment Stolen

Construction Equipment Stolen

Heavy work equipment is stolen from a driveway.

 
Show Your Patriotism Through Service
Show Your Patriotism Through Service

As we celebrate the 237th Birthday of our great nation, we should be mindful that with freedom comes responsibility.

 
 
What's In A Number?
What's In A Number?

The benefits of air traffic control services cannot be measured by numbers alone.

 
 
KCC's Performance Not Acceptable
KCC's Performance Not Acceptable

The agency's three commissioners have a habit of ruling on issues that come before them without benefit of public hearings, which is a clear violation of the Kansas Open Meetings Act.

 
 
No Winners in Kansas Budget
No Winners in Kansas Budget

It has been suggested by some that adjournment was the best thing to come out of the 2013 legislative session.

 
 
Don't Make Crisis Worse
Don't Make Crisis Worse

The Kansas Constitution requires the state to finance K-12 education suitably.

 
 
John Kerry Arrives in Cairo to Broker Ceasefire as Israel/Gaza Fighting Rages On

As fighting in between neighboring Israel and Gaza rages on, Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Cairo with a mission to try to stop the bloodshed, but his first task is to get the many stakeholders in the regi...

 
 
US Warns Americans in Yemen to Leave Now

The United States government is warning Americans in Yemen they should leave the country in response to an "extremely high" security threat, "due to terrorist activity and civil unrest." "Terrorist organizations, inc...

 
 
Malaysia Airlines' Black Boxes Handed Over to Investigators

The two black boxes from the downed Malaysia Airlines plane that left 298 people dead were handed over Monday to Malaysian officials. News media looked on as the transfer of the boxes was made late Monday. Earlier, Ma...

 
 
Dutch Cyclist Who Missed Both Doomed Malaysia Flights Feels 'Lucky to Be Alive'

A Dutch cyclist who escaped tragedy twice after missing flights on both doomed Malaysia Airlines flights, is shaken over the coincidences, but feels "lucky to be alive." Maarten de Jonge, 29, had planned to be on bot...

 
 
Gaza Hospitals Caught in Crossfire, Four Dead

A dozen Israeli tank shells struck a hospital in Gaza Monday, killing four people and injuring 60, witnesses and Gaza health officials said.ABC News was present when one of the shells struck Al Aqsa Martyrs hospital on...

 
 
Staff Sgt. Ryan Pitts Awarded Medal of Honor for Valor in Afghanistan

Staff Sgt. Ryan Pitts is the sole survivor of an outpost that came under fierce attack in one of the bloodiest battles of the war in Afghanistan. On Monday, the former paratrooper became the ninth living recipient o...

 
 
Gun Control Takes Center Stage on Chris Christie Conn. Trip

When New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie traveled to Connecticut to campaign with Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley, the issue of gun control dominated the evening.Outside one of the fundraisers Christie attended...

 
 
Will National Guard Help Stop Illegal Immigrant Influx in Texas?

Texas Gov. Rick Perry calls it "Operation Strong Safety," but critics say it's closer to "operation symbolic act." Perry announced Monday that 1,000 National Guard troops would be deployed over the next month to the s...

 
 
Close Encounters with Vladimir Putin: What Joe Biden and George W. Bush Saw

When Vice President Joe Biden and former President George W. Bush both looked into Russian President Vladimir Putin's eyes, they each saw very different things. Biden recently told The New Yorker's Evan Osnos of a 2011...

 
 
Obama Reveals His Top Five Secrets to Success

Speaking at an event Monday promoting My Brother's Keeper, an initiative designed to help at-risk youth navigate tough school districts, President Obama reflected on the principles that got him all the way to the White...

 
 
Four EMTs Suspended over Response in NYPD Chokehold Death

The four EMTs who responded to the scene where New York City cops had taken a man named Eric Garner down with an apparent chokehold have been suspended without pay while their actions are being investigated. Garner di...

 
 
Mother of Jailed Former US Marine in Iran Pleads with Obama

– just as I know Amir is strong." Born in Arizona, Amir Hekmati, a dual citizen of the U.S. and Iran, was traveling to Tehran in the fall of 2011 to visit his elderly grandparents when he disappeared, according ...

 
 
Woman, 105, Takes Pitching Mound for San Diego Padres

A California woman celebrated her 105th birthday by throwing out the first pitch at a San Diego Padres game. Agnes McKee, who is originally from Indiana, used a walker to get onto the field at Petco Park Sunday and to...

 
 
Chicago's Gun Violence Is Taking a Toll on City's Youth

An 11-year-old girl became the latest child in Chicago to be killed by gunfire this past weekend when a stray bullet sailed through a bedroom window and struck her.Shamiya Adams was at a sleepover in the city's West Ga...

 
 
Michigan Jail Trades In Orange Jumpsuits for Black and White Stripes

Is black and white the new orange? A prison in Michigan is trading in its orange jumpsuits for black and white stripes. The change was made in part due to the popularity of the Netflix series Orange is the New Black. S...

 
 
Tim McGraw Says He Feels Bad About Swatting at Fan During Concert

Tim McGraw doesn't feel good about swatting a fan at his show last week, but the country megastar said it's time to move on. "I reacted in an instinctive, defensive way from my perspective of what was going on," he tol...

 
 
Ex-Flight Attendant Reveals Celebrity Gossip in First Class

For many travelers flying in coach, the only glimpse of first class they will ever get is a peek between the curtains dividing each airplane cabin. But now, a former flight attendant is pulling back the drapes with ...

 
 
Why "Pawn Stars" Star Corey Harrison Lost 192 Pounds

At 210 pounds, Corey Harrison is looking and feeling better than ever.The Pawn Stars star, once nicknamed "Big Hoss," dropped nearly 200 pounds after learning that he was pre-diabetic three years ago."Literally, I'm dr...

 
 
Zendaya Coleman Explains Exit from Aaliyah Biopic

Zendaya Coleman opened up about her recent exit from the upcoming Aaliyah biopic.The 17-year-old Disney star posted several videos on Instagram Friday explaining why she backed out of Lifetime’s Aaliyah: Princess...

 
 
Jessica Simpson Shares Her Thoughts on Marriage, Growing Her Family

Jessica Simpson was busy this past weekend posting honeymoon pictures on Instagram and revealing her future family plans.First, the recently-married singer and fashion mogul posted a picture with a friend's newborn, wr...

 
 
Norovirus Named in Washington Lake Outbreak

tying with the bacteria E. coli. Each year the virus causes more than 19 million cases of illness, 400,000 emergency room visits, 71,000 hospitalizations and 800 deaths, according to the CDC’s website. The vir...

 
 
Can Any Animal Be a Therapy Animal?

Dogs once cornered the market on being therapy pets, but now bunnies, pigs even llamas are making their way into the laps and hearts of people with a range of conditions. But experts say some animals are more thera...

 
 
Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes Are Biting into Summer Fun

You’ve probably heard of the West Nile virus a rare but deadly infection transmitted by mosquitoes. But what about chikungunya and eastern equine encephalitis?All three mosquito-borne diseases are here in the U...

 
 
Woman Takes Selfies to Overcome Struggle with Hair-Pulling Disorder

Selfies are all the rage, but one young woman has had the tenacity to take one of herself every single day for more than six years. However, the reason she’s been so consistent is not one you’d typically ex...

 
 
Study: Annual HIV Infection Rate Dropped by 33 Percent in a Decade

A new study indicates that the annual number of HIV diagnoses dropped by 33 percent between 2002 and 2011. The study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, analyzed data from the National HIV Su...

 
 

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Women Rising: How Kansas Women Gained The Vote, 1859-1912

Kansas women gained the vote in 1912, eight years before Congress passed the 19th Amendment, granti...

 
Photography, Music A Part Of Art Rush At Library

First Thursday Art Rush at Salina Public Library will feature a NovelNotes performance by Laura Lee ...

 
Downtown St. Paddy’s Pub Crawl

Saturday, March 15, 2014 ~ 4-8 pm Downtown Salina $15 in advance / $20 day of event Walk, crawl, s...

 
Hatfield To Speak At Genealogy Club

The guest at the February meeting of Salina Public Library’s Genealogy Club will be Susan Hatfield...

 
Friends Of The Library To Have Book Sale

The Friends of the Library will have its Spring Book Sale from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22 in Sa...

 
Symphony Gala Features Five Vocal Duos

Saturday, March 1, 2014 ~ 5:45 pmSalina Country Club, 2101 E Country Club Rd Enjoy fabulous music a...

 

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