The Kansan - Newton, KS
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Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.

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Although the city of Newton won't be funding the creation of a bike master plan, several grassroots community groups still are moving forward with the project.At their most recent meeting, city commissioners voted 4-1 against the proposal...

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Newton KansanA local not-for-profit organization is making a $1 million donation toward building a YMCA in Newton - a move that has generated controversy and praise.Mirror Inc., a local not-for-profit substance abuse treatment and...

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August 23Word of the Day, This Day in History, Number to Know, Website of the Day, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.Word of the Dayvertiginous \ suh-PLANT \ adjective; Affected with vertigo; giddy; dizzy. — Dictionary.com

Updated at 11:46 PM

LAWRENCE (AP) — Nick Harwell had to wait an entire season before getting on the field at Kansas.For Nigel King, the wait will be just a few weeks.Together, the wide receiver transfers hope to provide a potent, 1-2...

Updated at 11:42 PM

LAREDO, Texas — The Wichita Wingnuts have won an American Association division title for the fourth straight year with an 8-4 win over the Laredo Lemurs Friday night at Uni-Trade Stadium.Wichita wins its eighth straight, improving...

Updated at 10:53 PM

GOLFFox Ridge Tuesday Seniors1. Ed Graff, Sid Nattier, Jim Zook, Leo Griffith -2.2. Carvin Thiessen, Joe Soukup, Al Gann -2.3. Narci Larez, Orlin Zehr, Paul Kalbearer...

Updated at 10:25 PM

An astrophysicist—and mother of three—shares tips and resources for making math fun for kids.

Updated at 10:25 PM

Take your fun math lesson one step further and serve it up for breakfast.

Updated at 10:25 PM

Actress Danica McKellar wants young women to become numbers-savvy.

Updated at 9:40 PM

HESSTON — Hesston High School volleyball coach Jason Peters is celebrating his 10th anniversary as head coach this season, and with four returning starters, he is hoping for a strong season.Peters is 190-122 at Hesston, also his...

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