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Despite new radar, southeast Kansas remains in blind spot

Posted: 05/05/2014 - An E-F2 tornado that left mounds of debris, twisted metal and hanging power lines along a two-block-wide path through Baxter Springs, Kansas, last month wasn't big enough to be detected by a new radar at the National Weather Service office in Springfield.

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Ford County among pilot broadband communities

Posted: 05/05/2014 - Dodge City and Ford County are among four pilot communities that will identify long-term structural and service needs for broadband internet service.

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Governor Brownback plans motorcycle rally in June

Posted: 05/05/2014 - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is sponsoring a motorcycle rally in Junction City and a ride through nearby Fort Riley in June to raise money for programs for veterans and scenic highways routes in the area.

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Baxter Springs doesn't qualify for FEMA aid

Posted: 05/04/2014 - Jonathan York, with the Kansas Division of Emergency Management, said that preliminary reports show the tornado didn't have a magnitude to meet public assistance or individual assistance from FEMA.

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Kansas resident goes far to hunt, sell mushrooms

Posted: 05/04/2014 - A northeast Kansas resident roams eight states with the start of each spring. He hauls a refrigerated trailer, lives in a tent and looks for the morel mushrooms that he's hunted since childhood.

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Today marks 7 years since Greensburg tornado

Updated: 05/04/2014 - Today marks seven years since an EF-5 tornado ripped through the southwest Kansas town of Greensburg, killing 11 people and destroying 95 percent of the town.

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High school ag programs flourish as farms dwindle

Updated: 05/03/2014 - High school agriculture programs sprouting across the nation's Corn Belt are teaching teenagers that careers in the field often have nothing to do with cows and plows.

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Kansas House blocks repeal of green energy rule

Posted: 05/02/2014 - A vote in the Kansas House appears to have saved a state requirement for utilities to rely on wind and other renewable resources to generate some of their electricity.

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Kansas Senate approves prairie chicken bill

Posted: 05/02/2014 - The Kansas Senate has approved legislation declaring that the federal government has no authority to regulate prairie chickens in the state.

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