The Kansan - Newton, KS
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Somalia is seeking to renegotiate an agreement that gives a company run by former British soldiers sole control over one of the world's richest fishing grounds off the longest coastline in Africa.

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They may use mail trucks instead of a sleigh and a fleet of magical reindeer, but Newton mail carriers have been just about as busy as Santa this holiday season.Due to an increase in demand for package delivery, particularly during the...

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All forms of chemical dependence are now known as “substance use disorders.” Within that broad term are varying degrees of severity. When it comes to a diagnosis, which disorder someone may have is based on evidence of...

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Internationally known voice for peace and nonviolence Father John Dear will be featured at Hesston College’s Anabaptist Vision and Discipleship series conference Feb. 13 to...

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Khalil Izard has a gift. At first glance, one might look at the lanky 6 foot, 6 inch Berean senior and assume athletic prowess: but his gift is music. When a trumpet is in his hands and he begins to play, the sound that he produces is...

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Efforts to build as many as 300 new apartments in Newton are moving forward — with a groundbreaking date set. But there are a few details to get taken care of before that groundbreaking can begin. "I am...

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MANHATTAN (AP) — The letters come on Kansas State stationery, always written in purple, felt-tip pen. The scrawling handwriting is unmistakable, the looping letters clear and distinct.

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Newton gradcompetesLINDSBORG — Newton High School graduate Quinton Harrison, a sophomore at Bethany College, competed in two recent tournaments for the Swedes.He finished 0-2 at the...

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After much ado, the controversial film The Interview finally found its way into theaters on Christmas Day. But did all the publicity help to keep the cash registers ringing? Not exactly.The Interview, the film that...

Updated Dec 26, 2014 at 10:59 PM

The infamous legend of Dustin Diamond continues to grow. Diamond, best known for playing the...

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