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Pott. Co. Human Resources Manager Whitney Phebus presented several updates and revisions to the 2023 employee handbook on Monday for the commissioners’ approval.

City electric, water and sewer rates are set to rise due to actions taken at the Nov. 15 Wamego City Commission meeting.

There was a packed house at the Nov. 15 St. Marys City Commission meeting to discuss the Pottawatomie Wabaunsee Regional Library lease, with many members in the community expressing strong support of the institution.


TOPEKA, Nov. 26 – This year's Red Raider football team was meant for great things … and the players lived up to the expectations, as they took an undefeated season into today's 4A State Championship game against Bishop Miege.

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MANHATTAN, Kan – The holiday season can be a great time for family and friends to gather, and Kansas State University food scientist Karen Blakeslee said following proper food safety steps will keep uninvited guests – like foodborne bacteria – from joining the party.


A study just published November 9, 2022 in The New England Journal of Medicine again provides evidence that masking requirements provided a very significant reduction in transmission of the strain of COVID-19 being transmitted at the time.

It was with great anticipation I opened my email inbox on Wednesday morning.

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