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Driver in 2015 head-on collision faces felony charges

Heather Cash and her mother Candace Lampe, both critically injured in a head-on crash south of Great Bend in 2015, testified Friday in Barton County District Court, describing the extent of their injuries. Lafe Kern, the driver of the other vehicle, has been charged with four counts of aggravated ba

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2018-01-20 23:36:00

GB student wins Instagram photo contest

Two of her favorite worlds - social media and photography - recently collided and Molly Kaiser came out a winner. But more than the $20 she won in the Instagram photography contest, she now has national contest recognition to add to her resume. The Great Bend High School junior recently entered a w

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2018-01-21 00:01:00

Sinfonietta gives preview of Cottonwood Concert

The audience was small Friday afternoon, but that didn't stop about 10 musicians from Fort Hays State University and the Hays Symphony Orchestra from offering a sample of what can be heard this week in the Cottonwood International Festival at FHSU. "We play the repertoire for smaller ensembles like

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-21 12:00:00

Singing an ode to Kansas

The meadowlark. Winter wheat. The honeybee. And of course, the Kansas seal. About a week ahead of Kansas Day celebrations on Jan. 29, Hays elementary school students received a crash course on state symbols, history and heritage. But it was presented in such a fun way the students might not even hav

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-20 21:00:00

Snow, high winds could cause hazard through NWKS

A winter storm is expected to take aim at northwest Kansas on Sunday, bringing strong winds and possibly inches of accumulating snow. The snowfall is expected to be most significant in the far northwest corner of the state, with an area stretching from Cheyenne to Rawlins counties potentially lookin

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-20 15:47:02

GBHS student art exhibited at library

Art by Great Bend High School students is on display this month at the Great Bend Public Library. "If you haven't been in recently you should come check out the ceramics, 3-D art and drawings," said Elizabeth Dukelow at the library. "The art is amazing and there will be a reception on Saturday, Jan.

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2018-01-20 21:13:00

Juice bar to open in February

Hays is about to get its first juice bar. Jessica and Curt Braun plan for Feb. 1 as the opening date for Otter Juice Co. in the location of the former Brew Bar in the same building with Sake 2 Me Sushi and Seafood Grille, 2306 Vine. A fresh coat of brightly colored paint and some work in the kitchen


City receives better fire protection score

The City of Hays has received an improved fire protection rating, which potentially could result in reduced insurance costs for local property owners, Fire Chief Gary Brown said at Thursday's Hays City Commission work session. The Insurance Services Office bumped the city up from a class three to a


Woman dead, man injured after being struck by car in Dania Beach

DANIA BEACH, Fla. - A woman is dead and a man is injured after being struck by a car Saturday, Hollywood Fire Rescue personnel said. The collision happened happened at Sheridan Street and Federal Highway in Dania Beach. Officials said a man and woman in their early 20s were struck by the car. The

CLICK10.COM - 2018-01-21 03:16:53

Man Found Shot To Death In Front Of His Lauderhill Home

FT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) - A murder mystery in Lauderhill after a man was found shot to death inside his car parked in front of his home. Family and friends turned to one another for comfort after learning that 29-year-old Devon Payne, known as DP, was dead. Payne's father said he got the call about

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-19 17:22:53

Miami Beach Police Arrest 'Well Known' Drug Dealer After Raid Nets Over 200 Grams of Cocaine

Miami Beach Police arrested a man with a history of drug trafficking arrests after an undercover operation uncovered over 200 grams of cocaine. Alberto Cole was taken into custody Thursday inside his apartment after police entered with a search warrant, charging the 48-year-old with 16 drug related

NBC MIAMI - 2018-01-19 17:58:50

Second man arrested in shooting of an off-duty Doral police officer

Miami-Dade police arrested a second man Thursday night in the armed robbery and shooting of an off-duty Doral police officer in the driveway of his Palmetto Bay home on Tuesday night. Detectives charged Demetrius Jones, 23, with attempted second-degree murder, armed robbery, aggravated battery on a

MIAMI HERALD - 2018-01-19 17:10:00

Record number of inmates died in Florida prisons last year. And they died younger than past years. | Miami Herald

More inmates died in Florida prisons last year than in any other year on record, leaving the state scrambling to identify causes and find solutions. The tally, 428 inmate deaths in 2017, was released late Friday by the Florida Department of Corrections and showed a 20 percent increase over previous

MIAMI HERALD - 2018-01-21 10:58:00

Man hospitalized after shooting in Pembroke Pines, police say

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. - A man was taken to a hospital Saturday after a shooting, according to the Pembroke Pines Police Department. Police were dispatched to the 9700 block of Southwest 13th Street around 6:30 p.m. Saturday regarding a possible shooting. Police said information was obtained while e

CLICK10.COM - 2018-01-21 03:20:41

Who Was Griselda Blanco, the Miami Drug Queen Profiled in Lifetime's Cocaine Godmother?

There's a reason Quavo from Migos name-dropped Miami cocaine-queen Griselda Blanco on Drake's 2017 hit "Portland." Merely invoking her name during Miami's long ago, drug-hazed heyday terrified a certain sort of Magic City resident. So when the TV channel Lifetime announced that Catherine Zeta-Jones

MIAMI NEW TIMES - 2018-01-20 13:00:00

The government shutdown may cause delays at MIA. Here's how

Passengers may experience longer than normal wait times at Miami International Airport due to the government shutdown, officials have warned. It's possible that Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screening lanes could be backed up, despite those federal employees being considered essentia

MIAMI HERALD - 2018-01-20 21:50:00

Busy Lockport native proves illness won't impede her dreams

Briana Hansen is a whirlwind of activity. The 20-year-old Lockport resident was home recently on a holiday break from LeMoyne College in Syracuse, where she is a biology major studying to become a physician's assistant. She was on a school break, but that didn't mean she was off. On breaks and in

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-21 04:59:25

Federal shutdown: NY expects little impact; Cuomo calls it "a failure of government"

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Gov. Andrew Cuomo spoke about the U.S. motto as a way to urge President Trump to end the divisiveness in the country during his State of the State address on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018. Joseph Spector, Albany Bureau ALBANY -- New York doesn't expect a major impact o

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-01-19 21:30:00

VIDEO: Damaged tractor-trailer seen on Thruway

(Still image from video, courtesy of Audrey) (WIVB) - Drivers may have spotted an unusual sight on the Thruway this past Wednesday. A tractor trailer was seen with significant damage on the I-90 eastbound near the Depew exit. The New York State Thruway Authority says the trailer was hauling alumin

WIVB - 2018-01-19 18:59:19

Analysis: The Women's March became a movement. What's next?

A year ago, when millions of people stormed the streets in women's marches to proclaim their outrage and despair at the inauguration of Donald Trump, no one knew whether it was a moment or a movement. Now the answer is coming into focus. Women have become the foot soldiers and emerging leaders of a

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-21 02:42:19