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Thank you to all those that made our KPR Holiday Socktacular merry and bright! Together we raised over $47,000 and gave 477 pairs of socks to local community shelters. We couldn’t do what we do without YOU!
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#thankyou #mykpr #happyholidays #publicradio #localsupport #sockdrive Say A huge thank you to our local supporters @rpglawrence, @macelislawrenceks, and @limestonepizza for your generous donations to the KPR Holiday Socktacular. You've made our staff and volunteers very happy!
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#localbusiness #mykpr #lawrenceks #tastytastyfood #membershipdrive #seasonofgiving When you donate to KPR during our Holiday Socktacular (12/5 & 12/6), your donation will not only support your favorite public radio station but also local community shelters. .
For every donation (of any amount) we receive, KPR Advisory Board members will donate a pair of socks to Lawrence Community Shelter, as well as to either Topeka Rescue Mission, Manhattan Emergency Shelter or Emporia Rescue Mission.
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Pledge at 888.577.5268 or online at kansaspublicradio.org...and thanks!
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#KPRholidaysocktacular #mykpr #kansaspublicradio Kansas Public Radio needs your help to finish 2019 in a strong financial position. December 5 & 6 KPR will be on the air asking YOU to help out with a year-end contribution. .
We also have a present for you this holiday season: your gift will be matched DOLLAR-FOR-DOLLAR by the Harrison Family Fund of the Douglas County Community Foundation, making your donation to KPR go twice as far. .
Pledge at 888.577.5268 or online at kansaspublicradio.org...and thanks!
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Here are the headlines for our area, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

Wildcats' quarterback Skylar Thompson celebrates a touchdown.

Kansas State football head coach Chris Klieman is taking the Wildcats to the Liberty Bowl in Memphis on New Year’s Eve. This is Klieman’s first season as K-State’s head coach, making him one of only eight "first year" coaches who are taking their teams to a bowl game this season.

On this edition of Conversations, Shannon Reilly, Artistic Director of the Topeka Civic Theatre, talks about upcoming performances. Shows include "We Will Rock You," featuring the music of Queen; Shakespeare's "As You Like It," set in the 1960s; "Miracle on South Division Street"; Roald Dahl's "Matilda - The Musical" and many more.

Get into the holiday spirit with wonderful holiday music across genres from seasonal classical to holiday tiki tunes. KPR celebrates with a number of specialty programs now through the New Year. See our list of specials and plan your life accordingly.​ 

With the holiday shopping season upon us, how about a good book or two for the readers on your Christmas list? It's the 2019 Kansas Notables, Part 2 -- the best new books by Kansans or about Kansass

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

 Six KU students sign contracts to join the university’s varsity esports team. (Photo by Stephan Bisaha, Kansas News Service)

The University of Kansas is one of several nationwide to announce that it's launching a varsity esports team. 

Here are the headlines for our area, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

For every pledge of $120 or more, you will get a pair of these custom-designed KPR socks. Not only that, but KPR Advisory Board members will give a pair of socks to a local community shelter for each pledge at any level.

Kansas Public Radio needs your help to finish 2019 in a strong financial position. December 5 & 6 KPR will be on the air asking YOU to help out with a year-end contribution. 

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91.3 FM  KANV Junction City, Olsburg
89.9 FM K210CR Atchison
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