Kathy Hanks

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This current spring-like weather has gardeners itching to bury seed potatoes in the ground.

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Effort on to save rural school


On weekdays Sam Bontrager is just another commuter traveling along K-96 heading to work in Hutchinson.

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It will be a year this February since the doors of St. John’s grocery store closed.

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ARLINGTON − Grant Bontrager’s birthday is a day he always ponders his existence.

WICHITA COUNTY – Tori instinctively placed a hand on her stomach, revealing a slight bulge.

With 98 percent of Kansas on private land, the odds of finding much wilderness appears slim.

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MARQUETTE - Every ice cream table was occupied as coffee drinkers flocked to the City Sundries on a recent morning.


HOLCOMB – Alan Stoecklein was a 4-year-old curiously watching as a line of black cars and ambulances drove up the road toward his home.

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