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Senator Bob Dole's Birthday Wish

Dole at KRSL Oct 2014 2Former Senator Bob Dole, who will turn 92 on Wednesday, July 22, says his primary birthday wish is to be around to see the Eisenhower Memorial completed in Washington, D.C.

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Hecker Celebrates 30 Years of State Service

KDOTDouglas Hecker, Equipment Operator Specialist, was recently recognized for having 30 years of state service with the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT).

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Moran to Host Town Hall in Wilson Saturday

Senator Jerry MoranOn Saturday, July 25, US Senator Jerry Moran will stop in Wilson to host a Kansas Listening Tour stop in conjunction with the Czech Festival Legislative Coffee.

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Speeding Driver Eludes Law Enforcement

Police ChaseA driver led local law enforcement on a high-speed chase Sunday night in southern Russell County and northern Barton County before leaving the vehicle and escaping capture.

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Community Service Tax Credit Program Awards Announced

Dept CommerceThe Kansas Department of Commerce announced Monday that 23 nonprofit organizations will share $4.13 million in tax credits under the Kansas Community Service Tax Credit Program (CSP).

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Rollover Injures Truck Driver

Kansas Highway Patrol BadgeA Missouri semi driver was injured Friday evening in a rollover wreck in eastern Ellis County.

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Track Project, Website Upgrade Discussed at Special USD 407 BOE Meeting

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The ongoing installation of a new eight lane track at Shaffer Field and consideration of upgrading the district's website were addressed Thursday evening by the USD 407 Board of Education at a special meeting.

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