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August 21

Do you think Fort Riley is important to JC, GC? If so, you need to let the Army know your feelings. Every person, business and organization should send a letter or email expressing how you feel about having Fort Riley as our neighbor.

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August 21

Imitation dairy products may account for nearly 70 percent of the items a shopper finds in the dairy case today. That’s according to the latest data from the dairy industry.

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August 07

To the Editor: Several articles in the last week have been published regarding possible substantial raises in the Geary County property tax mill levy, or cuts in expenditures for 2015 in the county budget.

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August 07

To the Editor: During the past several days, we have been greeted with the news about hot weather and a warning from County Commissioner Whitebread that county mill levy would go up.

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August 07

On Tuesday night, area voters chose new blood over experience to represent us in Topeka as the state representative for the 65th district. Moving on from the Republican primary was Lonnie Clark.

S&P 500 sets record close on signs of healthier economy
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended higher on Thursday, with the S&P 500 at a record after a flurry of positive economic data, as investors hoped for signs from an annual meeting of central bankers that interest-rate hikes are not imminent...
Ukraine border guards begin checks on Russian aid trucks
BORDER CROSSING POINT DONETSK Russia (Reuters) - Ukrainian border guards began on Thursday to inspect a Russian truck convoy carrying aid earmarked for humanitarian relief in eastern Ukraine that has been stranded at the frontier between the two former Soviet republics for nearly a week...
Global stocks extend rally, S&P at new high as data signals growth
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global equity markets moved higher on Thursday, with the S&P 500 closing at an all-time high, as U...
U.S. aid workers who survived Ebola leave Atlanta hospital
ATLANTA, (Reuters) - Appearing thin but smiling, a Texas doctor who weeks ago entered an Atlanta hospital in a full-body biohazard suit to be treated for Ebola said on Thursday he was "thrilled to be alive" as doctors declared him virus-free and safe for release...
Shi'ite militia kill dozens of Iraqi Sunnis in mosque shooting
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi Shi'ite militiamen machine gunned minority Sunni Muslims in a village mosque on Friday, killing dozens just as Baghdad was trying to build a cross-community government to fight Sunni militants whose rise has alarmed Western powers...
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It's move-in day at Junction City's new Family Dollar store

August 22
Boxes, boxes and more boxes.
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Water main breaks on Grant Avenue

August 21
UPDATE: Director of Public Works Ray Ibarra said Thursday evening the 12-inch main was temporarily repaired by 10 p.m. and water service was turned back on, and permanent repairs would take place Friday.
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Junction City’s VA Clinic proves to be a positive model

August 21
U.S. Representative Tim Huelskamp’s visit to Junction City’s Community Based VA Outreach Clinic on Thursday was a welcome relief to the previously-visited Wichita facility, where he felt misled
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Historical society to hold open house

August 20
The Geary County Historical Society will host its final Open House of the summer at the Spring Valley Historic Site from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 30. The Commanding Generals Mounted Color Guard from Fort
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Plans for Dollar General expansion in the works

A larger Dollar General retail store could be close at hand for Junction City....Full Story»
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Junction City J-Steppers selected to dance in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Junction City High School J-Steppers will have more than turkey to look forward to during the Thanksgiving holiday later this year....Full Story»
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Fort Riley soldier asks actress Emma Watson to Military Ball

FORT RILEY — A Fort Riley soldier hopes to be the brightest star of an upcoming Military Police Ball thanks to who he wants to bring....Full Story»
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NC police investigating murder of former JCHS alumnus

DURHAM, N.C. — An Anglican priest and former Junction City resident recently was found slain. The body of 71-year-old Rev. Kent Hinkson was found Aug. 10 in Eno River State Park in Durham, N.C. ...Full Story»
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What's so special about Fort Riley?

With military cutbacks looming, the Fort Riley/Junction City community is bracing for impact. Representatives are stepping in to see how they can ensure Fort Riley doesn’t see the worst-case scenario become reality. ...Full Story»

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Blue Jays battle heat, wind on first day in full pads

August 22
The sun beat down on the field as the Junction City Blue Jays knelt at the 50-yard-line around head coach Randall Zimmerman Thursday at Al Simpler Stadium.
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K-State’s Truman makes world stop in weight room

August 21
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Every school has "max-out day," when guys try to better their best in a bunch of weight-lifting exercises — bench press, squat, hang clean.
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Kratz, Vargas lead Royals over Twins 6-4

August 19
MINNEAPOLIS — Erik Kratz had played in only five games for Kansas City since being acquired from Toronto in a trade on July 28. But the big guy always stayed ready and that discipline paid off
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