The Kansan - Newton, KS
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Every Kansas zoo that is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) opposes SB 97 – and for good reason. Any way you look at it, allowing the public to hold, cuddle, pet, and play with baby tigers and lions spells disaster. AZA zoos don’t allow this type of public contact because they know that babies belong with their mothers and that even very young big cats have extremely sharp teeth and claws that can significantly hurt people – especially...

Updated at 2:30 AM

Well, we all knew what was coming, but Tuesday's finale of FX's The People v.

Posted at 1:11 AM

While less reactionary than a week ago, the county commission was once again praising and encouraging some good work going on locally at its meeting on Monday. The commission passed three proclamations recognizing April as Child Abuse...

Posted at 1:01 AM

This Friday, April 8, the Newton Police Department and Taco Bell plan to host the first annual Jailbreak Dodgeball Tournament at the Newton High School Gymnasium. Registration for teams of 10 players (ranging in age from 10 to adults) will...

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The call came into dispatch around 3:06 yesterday afternoon (April 4)—a vehicle was reportedly on fire and had two injured occupants still inside. According to Newton Police Department’s K9 Officer Tony Hawpe, who was on...

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A cut cable during a construction project has led to delays for state assessment testing for Kansas schools. A centralized system, called Kansas Interactive Testing Engine, was operating normally as students and teachers started testing...

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I was sad to hear news reports that Mother Mary Angelica , founder of the E.W.T.N. Catholic television network has died at age 92. I was amazed to read that she started the television network with a shoestring budget...

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This weekend will be KidFEST, an annual event that for the second time will be hosted by Harvey County United Way at Sunset Elementary. 

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[Warning: The following contains spoilers for Tuesday's episode of Agents of SHIELD. Read at your own risk!]

Updated at 12:40 AM

By Mark Schnabel Newton Kansan While final results were not available at press time due to a computer malfunction, the Newton High School track teams claimed a number of first-place finishes Monday at the Newton...

Updated at 12:35 AM

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