The Kansan - Newton, KS
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According to Newton Medical Center Director of Marketing Leslie Helmer, NMC already follows the CDC guidelines and screens for travel if patients have travelled to a country where Zika is present. "Prevention is the most important part of [dealing with] the Zika virus," Helmer said, "and with all of the heavy rainfall and flooding it's critical to prevent mosquito bites by avoiding mosquito prevalent areas or by wearing mosquito repellent." Helmer said, during the registration...

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When an individual has Social Security benefits paid to them because of a diagnosis of mental illness or a developmental disability, the Representative Payee Program helps those individuals manage their...

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EDC to host collaboration meeting Harvey County Economic Development, in partnership with the City of Newton and Harvey County, will host a Regional Collaboration Meeting from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.  July 19 at the...

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There are 16 items in on a list that will be cut from the next USD 373 budget. That list was received by Board of Education members as part of their meeting packet for a budget that is not yet complete. “All of those things will...

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Greene Thumb   Gerald Greene has a rather large garden, not at his home, but at the community garden at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church. "He's out there almost every day," said Peg Gerber, secretary at St.

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By Mark Schnabel Newton Kansan Avery Reidmiller allowed a run with two hits in eight innings to give the Newton Rebels a 6-1 win over the Wichita Warhawks Friday night in play at Klein-Scott Field in the Kansas...

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By Mark Schnabel Newton Kansan The Newton and Cottonwood Valley Cal Ripken Jr. Baseball teams each won a district playoff title in best-of-three series, which ended Friday night at Kelsch Field. The Newton...

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The week of July 4 will be remembered most for FBI Director James Comey's Washington, D.C. press conference on Tuesday calling Hillary Clinton's mishandling of classified information "extremely careless" -- and yet excusing her of being tried as a...

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