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Zebra Mussels found in Lake Shawnee

Acting on a report from an alert angler, the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) has confirmed the presence of zebra mu…

Kyle Flack is led from the detention center to the Franklin County Courthouse in Ottawa, Kan., Monday, May 13, 2013. Flack is Chargedwith killing four people on an eastern Kansas farm (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Judge OKs DNA in quadruple murder case

A Franklin County judge has ruled DNA experts can use all the evidence samples in the case of a 28-year-old man charged with killing four pe…

New York City Council Speaker and mayoral candidate Christine Quinn speaks at a fast food workers' protest outside a McDonald's restaurant on New York's Fifth Avenue, Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013. Organizers say thousands of fast-food workers are set to stage walkouts in dozens of cities around the country Thursday, part of a push to get chains such as McDonald's, Taco Bell and Wendy's to pay workers higher wages. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Fast-food protests under way

Fast-food protests are under way in cities including New York, Chicago and Detroit, with organizers expecting the biggest national walkouts …

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Downtown Holton alive with local art

Enjoy local art tomorrow night at the Holton Art Walk. From 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., downtown Holton around the square will come alive with painti…