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Job of the Day: April 2014 - If you’re an employer and want to submit a job opening, click here. The following are job openings posted for the... - Sun, 30 Mar 2014

Scott’s Tractor and O’Dell Tractor Have Sold to Coleman Equipment Inc. - Scott’s Tractor & Equipment LLC of Smithville, Mo and O’Dell Tractor Company of Independence, Mo have recently been purchased by Coleman Equipment Inc. in Bonner Springs, KS. (PRWeb March 30, 2014) Read the full story at - Sun, 30 Mar 2014

Bandits break into ATMS in 8 jurisdictions - A task force has been formed to help crack the case of bandits going to great lengths to steal from ATM machines across the Kansas City area. - Wed, 26 Mar 2014

PikeView motivated to make the most of 2014 - GARDNER — No more excuses at PikeView. The PikeView baseball team was an extra inning loss at Independence from reaching the Class AA state tournament last season for the first time in school history. - Fri, 04 Apr 2014

Veteran actor James Rebhorn dead at 65 - Redhorn also appeared in productions such as Independence Day , Blue Bloods , Law & Order and White Collar . - Sun, 23 Mar 2014

Regional Pass signals a new era of regional transit cooperation - KANSAS CITY, KAN. ----- Beginning April 1, a commuter can use a single pass on any of the four local transit services in the region. - Mon, 31 Mar 2014

Horizons’ Pick-a-Dish event sees choice attendance - The second annual Horizons Specialized Services Pick-a-Dish event at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Pavilion served numerous purposes. Feeding the hungry and raising funds were among the accomplishments Horizons Director Susan Mizen was pleased with, but more important to her was the mingling of Horizons clients with the community. - Thu, 10 Apr 2014

Joe’s Weather Blog: Active Pattern For 1+ Week - 6:45 PM Update… Wanted to get you some of the links to the tornado videos we showed during the 5PM... - Thu, 27 Mar 2014

Agency Plans and Resources - WASHINGTON, April 8, 2014 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the appointment of eight individuals to serve on the National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education, and Economics (NAREEE) Advisory Board. - Tue, 08 Apr 2014

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AARP offers smart driver course - Pittsburg Morning Sun - Instructor will be Ed Huffaker, Independence, the southeast Kansas coordinator for AARP Smart Driver Courses. Classroom course cost will be $15 for all AARP members and $20 for non-members. The course is being sponsored by Crawford County AARP ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

'Country Pride, County Wide' is 2014 fair theme - Pratt Tribune - Upcoming holidays like Memorial Day and Independence Day would be great opportunities to capture those images. • There's nothing more American than apple pie, right? For local bakers and food enthusiasts, the Foods Department will be looking for your ... - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

Frontenac seniors continue their careers - Pittsburg Morning Sun - "With Bailey Flora, in my opinion, still the best post player in the state of Kansas," Rakes said. "Great footwork and is willing to always go above and beyond. The ceiling's very high for her and what she can accomplish at the college level. I feel ... - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

Analysis: Brownback ready to accept proposal to end tenure for Kansas public ... - The Republic - Currently, Kansas teachers facing dismissal after at least three years in the classroom can have their cases reviewed by independent administrative hearing officers. Last year, 18 teachers requested the appointment of hearing officers, according to the ... - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

Boston Stupid Part II - McPherson Sentinel (blog) - We are soon approaching Patriots Day, the day we recall and remember what it means to be strong and free and independent, when we contemplate that this country arose from a willingness to resist tyranny, whether it was a stamp tax, or a tea tax, or an ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Thursday's high school scoreboard - San Jose Mercury News - Mills 000"‚002"‚20--4"‚11"‚4. WP -- Espino. LP -- Vallans (9 Ks, CG). Top players -- Maffei (EC) 2 hits; McWhirter (M) 3 hits, 2B. Records -- El Camino 10-7, 3-3; Mills 6-9, 2-4. Lake Division. South San Francisco 6, Pinewood 1. South S.F. 030"‚102"‚0 ... - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

New Kansas revenue projections on horizon - The Garden City Telegram - I think the general Kansas economy is trending upward," said Senate Vice President Jeff King, an Independence Republican. "There are still challenges in this economy. Everything is not rosy." Tax collections through March were $130 million above the ... - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

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