The Kansan - Newton, KS
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People lined both sides of the aisle at the Chicago airport, forming an impromptu welcoming committee and erupting into cheers as a group of veterans from Kansas made their way to their connecting flight.That hero's welcome was just one of many special memories Korean War veteran Merv Deschner of Newton brought back home with him from his Kansas Honor Flight trip this summer. The Honor Flight program raises funds to send Kansas veterans to Washington, D.C. to visit the memorial of the...

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Magician Keith Leff will bring his special brand of entertainment to Family Fun Time at 1:30 p.m. July 30 at Newton Public Library, 720 N. Oak.Leff has performed for thousands of audiences for over 20 years, with numerous television, film,...

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Members of the Cookie Daze 5k race committee recently presented checks to the Caring Hands Humane Society and the Harvey County Domestic Violence Safe House.Each organization received $1800 from the race committee.This was the fouth...

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Newton KansanWhen Joy Hoofer brings her 3-year-old son, Jack, to see his pediatrician, Dr. John Jantz, for a wellness check-up, the highlight of his visit is always receiving Smarties candy and a book. His little brother, Luke, recently...

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July 26Word of the Day, This Day in History, Number to Know, Website of the Day, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.Word of the Daysenescent \ si-NES-uhnt \ adjective; Growing old; aging. — Dictionary.comThis Day in History

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Looking to spend less time in line at concessions and save a bit of cash? These snacks can help you do just that.

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Arrow may have left off on a happy note, but that won't last very long!Though Season 2 ended...

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Of all things Arrow's Oliver Queen can do, it's his ability to rock our world with nothing but a...

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The Originals will take family drama to a new level in Season 2!While Klaus (

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