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KU Hospital board OK’s $1.1 B budget

Citing growth and the expansion of facilities, the University of Kansas Hospital Authority Board has approved a Fiscal Year 2013 budget of $1.1 billion.

July 23rd, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Court affirms south trafficway alignment in Douglas County

Following a decision by the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver, the Kansas Department of Transportation will continue the process of acquiring the right of way necessary to construct the South Lawrence Trafficway in Douglas County.

July 23rd, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Fenceline: July 12, 2012

Farmers and ranchers have some serious decisions to be making. Some of the corn is hanging on, other fields are not going to make it and have started dying.

Well, the rains are eluding us! Farmers and ranchers have some serious decisions to be making. Some of the corn is hanging on, other fields are not going to make it and have started dying.

July 23rd, 2012 | Posted in Columns,Fenceline | Read More »

Wonnell celebrates 25 years in speciality advertising business

McLouth native Cheryl Wonnell

by Dennis SharkeyMcLouth native Cheryl Wonnell has a lot to celebrate. Twenty-five years worth.In May Wonnell, who owns and operates her own business out of her Lawrence home, celebrated the 25th anniversary of her first day owning her own business. “I just decided this is what I want to do,” she said. Wonnell operates a […]

July 23rd, 2012 | Posted in Featured,The Independent | Read More »

Arthur Rhoades

Arthur Ellery Rhoades

Arthur Ellery Rhoades, 82, McLouth, died at his home and was found July 13, 2012.

July 22nd, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Eunice “Nadine” Kenison

Eunice “Nadine” Kenison

Eunice “Nadine” Kenison, 89, McLouth, died July 12, 2012, at the F.W. Huston Geriatric Center, Winchester.

July 22nd, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Janice Raye Hendricks

Janice Raye Hendricks, 65, Topeka, died July 14, 2012, at St. Francis Hospital after a long illness.

July 22nd, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Ruth Bond

Ruth Bond, 89, formerly of Nortonville, died June 29, 2012, at Topeka Presbyterian Manor.

July 22nd, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Glenn Swank

Glenn Howard Swank

Glenn Howard Swank, 95, Topeka, formerly of Meriden, died Wed., July 11, 2012, at Homestead Assisted Living.

July 22nd, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Moderate Republicans plan to fight back against tax plan

In Kansas the biggest elections during the 2012 election cycle are in August not November.

July 18th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

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