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AP: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Hour after excruciating hour, Mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. She reportedly wiggled her fingers, told rescuers her name and said there were others trapped near her

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-09-22 02:37:00

Raising rabbits leads to State Fair purple

A Royster Middle School student doesn't mind being up to his ears in rabbits. Brayden Gough received high placings with rabbit entries in the Kansas State Fair over the weekend. Gough was at the fair Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Hutchinson. He showed three rabbits, viewed other exhibits, saw a co

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-09-22 02:36:00

Ash Grove Cement announces $3.5 B sale

The North American arm of Ireland-based CRH plc will acquire Ash Grove in a $3.5 billion transaction, Ash Grove Cement Co. announced. Ash Grove's board of directors have unanimously approved the definitive merger agreement. The transaction should close late this year or early 2018, subject to stockh

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-09-22 02:34:00

Three arrested in Tuesday drug search

During the investigation, officers arrested Deedra Bright for possession of a stimulant, possession of paraphernalia, aggravated endangering a child, interference with a law enforcement officer and destruction of evidence. Courtney Richards was also arrested for possession of a stimulant and posses

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-09-21 02:25:00

CRDA accepts two downtown buildings as gift from city

The Chanute Regional Development Authority board voted to accept two downtown buildings as a gift from the City of Chanute. The board voted to accept the buildings at 1 and 3 W. Main on Wednesday evening during its monthly meeting, which was moved from its usual day because of schedule conflicts. Th

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-09-21 02:24:00

'Speakeasy Soiree' fundraiser for Safari Museum Saturday

The theme for this year's Martin and Osa Johnson Safari Museum fundraising gala is "Speakeasy Soiree." It will take place at The Venue on Main this Saturday evening beginning at 6:30 pm. Museum Director Conrad Froehlich said the fundraising effort will help support the 2018 goal to renovate the firs

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-09-21 02:23:00

Band's reunion to play sounds of 60s, 70s

Part of the attraction of Artist Alley is the reunion of family, friends and former classmates. Add "the music" to the 2017 rendition. The Common Few? is sharing the finale of its 50th year reunion of the Class of 1967 with the community and other younger and older classmates. The garage band organi

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-09-21 02:15:00

Briefs: Home Savings' Johnson elected to KBA Board

The Kansas Bankers Association (KBA) has announced Jonathon Johnson, president, CEO and bank director for Home Savings Bank in Chanute, has been inducted to the Board of Directors as a Regional Representative. He previously worked at Community National Bank in Chanute for 12 years and at Kendall Sta

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 01:45:00

Young beekeepers enjoy 'sweet' trip to State Fair

The young beekeepers at Cherry Street Youth Center brought home a second-place prize from the Kansas State Fair Saturday. Honeybees were added to Cherry Street's garden program earlier this year, funded by a grant from the Kansas Honey Producers Association. As part of the obligations for the gran

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 01:40:00

Sen. Moran visits Orizon - The Chanute Tribune: News

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CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 01:43:00

Chetopa man arrested for growing marijuana in park

CHETOPA - A Chetopa man on federal parole for bank robbery is in custody after his arrest Monday afternoon for cultivation of marijuana on an island in the Neosho River at Chetopa. The Kansas Bureau of Investigation, the Labette County Sheriff's Department and the Chetopa Police Department arrested

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 01:43:00

USD 503 board hears about problem with alternative school

A Parsons school board member spoke about problems with the Project Alternative School's location for this year during a Monday meeting. USD 503 Board of Education member Joan Thompson, who is the district's representative on the Tri-County Interlocal board, addressed the concern for the rest of the

PARSONS SUN - 2017-09-22 02:36:00

Veterans group helps buy new van

The Disabled American Veterans, a nonprofit charity, provides support for all generations of veterans in accessing benefits they earned, such as health care, education, disability and connecting them with meaningful employment. Around 1,300 DAV chapters exist across the U.S., including one in Parson

PARSONS SUN - 2017-09-22 02:34:00

Pai: Students' horizons are unlimited

In fact, the 1990 graduate of Parsons High School was named chairman of the FCC this year. "Earlier this year, in March, I had been on the commission a number of years, but the White House was trying to figure out, 'Who do we want to lead this agency going forward?' and I got a call saying, 'The pre

PARSONS SUN - 2017-09-22 01:44:00

Firm to create preliminary plans for dog shelter

The city staff has referred to it as an animal shelter, but a local veterinarian calls the future facility a dog pound. Whatever its name, the Parsons City Commission during a regular meeting on Tuesday approved a $3,000 agreement for a preliminary engineering report for the facility. The work to be

PARSONS SUN - 2017-09-20 22:19:00

It's a Wrap: 2017 Toronto Film Festival produces some real winners

The 2017 edition of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) has unspooled its last film for the year, and held its final press conference, while different juries have decided on what they considered best films and the folks manning the ballot boxes have tallied the final counts as far as what

SALINA JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 18:07:10

2 young children found living in filthy house packed with trash on Detroit's west side

DETROIT - Two young children were found on Detroit's west side in a house packed from basement to the second floor with filthy garbage. The house is on Woodbine Street, just south of McNichols Road. Investigators said it's one of the worst things they've ever seen. The home on Detroit's west side

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-20 22:48:12

1 person fatally shot near Mack and Van Dyke on Detroit's east side

DETROIT - At least one person was killed Thursday in a shooting near Mack Avenue and Van Dyke Street on Detroit's east side. Family members said the victim is a 19- or 20-year-old man. They're not sure what he was doing on the block. Officials said multiple people have been shot, but only one vict

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-21 22:07:46

Vacant school in Detroit's Banglatown to be converted to affordable housing

City of Detroit The former Transfiguration Catholic school building in Detroit on Syracuse Street north of Hamtramck will be redeveloped into a 23-unit apartment building that will be 100 percent affordable housing at 60 percent of the median area income. $6.4 million redevelopmentAll 23 apartment

CRAIN'S DETROIT BUSINESS - 2017-09-21 16:21:51

Win tickets to see 'The Holy Grail' and John Cleese at the Fillmore Detroit

"Monty Python and the Holy Grail" routinely makes lists of the greatest comedy films of all time. This week, you cannot not only catch a screening of the movie at the Fillmore Detroit, but hear all about its creation with a live Q&A with one its stars, John Cleese. The legendary "Monty Python" funny

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2017-09-22 04:42:39