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Friday, July 3, 2015 - 14:11

High water and flooding have taken a toll on Kansas state parks, but workers say they're ready for holiday visitors. 

Here's a summary of the day's AP news headlines for our area, mostly Kansas.
Friday, July 3, 2015 - 11:24

Here's a summary of the day's Kansas news headlines from the Associated Press, as compiled here by the KPR News Team.

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Friday, July 3, 2015 - 00:00

The money would be invested by the state's public pension plan.

The Emerald City in the Land of Oz, from the Wizard of Oz
Friday, July 3, 2015 - 00:00

​Tax hikes, budget cuts and Brownback, oh my! It's been a wild ride in the capitol city of Topeka this year. And commentator William Jennings Bryan Oleander is not happy...

Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 15:17

The Lawrence Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding Phillip Owen Morgan. 

Governor Sam Brownback speaking earlier this year. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 14:26

The legislation would be a response to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage.

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Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 11:48

It's part of the national discussion on use and display of the Confederate battle flag. 

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Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 11:28

Governor Brownback is also defending the state's refusal to allow gay and lesbian spouses to change last names on their driver's licenses. 

Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 11:22

The latest regional headlines...mostly from Kansas...from the Associated Press and the KPR Newsroom. 

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Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 11:22

Midwest farmers planted fewer acres of corn this time around, but that should help push prices up.

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