The Kansan - Newton, KS
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Every year, painters, potters and other artisans line Main Street in Halstead for the annual Fine Arts and Crafts Festival, a four-decade community tradition.However, this year Doris VanSlyke and Patty Jewett hope festival goers will pop inside the Halstead Fire Station for something new — a fiber arts show."What we really want is just a show to increase an awareness, to educate people, to enthuse people about fiber arts," said VanSlyke.The friends both...

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Logan Christopher Claassen was born on July 1, 2014, in Irving, Texas, at 6.25 pounds and 18.5 inches.His parents are Christopher and Muna Claassen; siblings, Alexia and Liam Claassen; grandparents, Stan and Jan Claassen; and...

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Elizabeth Ruth Hobbs and John Russell Clay announce their engagement.The bride-to-be is the daughter of John and Carol Sue Stayrook Hobbs, Newton. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and a Master of Arts in Education from...

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Newton KansanRecent visitors to Centennial Park have commented on Facebook about a new addition to the park near the Blue Sky Sculpture on North Kansas Avenue.It's a "pod park" - a native grass area with a .68 mile winding...

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August 2Word of the Day, This Day in History, Number to Know, Website of the Day, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.Word of the Day

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Wingnuts stopSaints againST. PAUL, Minn. — The Wichita Wingnuts won its second straight game since the American Association All-Star break and four in a row overall, stopping the St.

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WICHITA — Baseball Around the Clock and Championship Week each got going Friday with three games at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium in Wichita.In the opening game, the NJCAA National Team downed the San Francisco Seals 5-1. The defending...

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By Mark SchnabelNewton KansanThe 1965-66 Newton High School boys' basketball season was an intriguing one for the Railers.The team tied with Hutchinson for the Ark Valley League title, snapping a...

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A national effort to get everyone gardening connects people to plants —and each other.

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Your eight-step plan to gorgeous summer locks.

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TodayAMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL — Newton Seniors @ Class AAA State, Pittsburg TBA.SUMMER COLLEGE BASEBALL — NBC World Series @ Lawrence-Dumont Stadium, Wichita TBA.PRO SOCCER — (women) Seattle @ FC...

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