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Bob Lutz: Frankamp should think about becoming a Shocker

kansas.com — Conner Frankamp, the leading scorer in City League basketball history, is leaving Kansas after one season. Wichita State would be a good spot for him.

Three bodies, cockpit voice recorder recovered from plane-crash site

kansas.com — Representatives with the National Transportation Safety Board will meet with Wichita police and fire officials as well as other authorities shortly after dawn on Friday to lay out a plan to remove the victims from the rubble of the now-unsafe FlightSafety International building.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @AmyReneeLeiker: UPDATE: Three bodies, cockpit voice recorder recovered from FlightSafety building plane-crash site kansas.com/news/local/art…

More than 21,000 Kansans’ voter registrations in suspense because of proof of citizenship

kansas.com — As of Oct. 14, the last day to register to vote before the midterm election, 27,131 people had signed up to vote but their registrations were considered in suspense. Most of them had incomplete voter registration applications because they had not yet proved citizenship.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @kansasdotcom: More than 21,000 Kansans’ voter registrations in suspense because of proof of citizenship kansas.com/news/politics-…

State revenue falls $23 million short of estimate for October

kansas.com — Kansas tax collections continue to run behind estimates and also are lower than the revenue collected for the same period of 2013.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @BryanLowry3: Poor October revenue numbers are bad news for state budget and bad timing for Brownback via @dionkansas kansas.com/news/politics-… #ksleg

Kansas election officials expect 50 percent voter turnout

kansas.com — The state could set a record for the number of voters in a midterm election.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @charlieNPR: Kansas election officials expect 50% voter turnout Tues, which would set state record for a nonpresidential election kansas.com/news/politics-…

Oct 31, 2014

Kansas election officials expect 50% voter turnout Tues, which would set state record for a nonpresidential election kansas.com/news/politics-…

Bob Lutz: Friday musings (Halloween edition)

kansas.com — Thoughts, some even salient, on the final day of October.

E-mail to school employees: Valley Center student arrested after threats made

kansas.com — A Valley Center High School student was arrested early Friday after making a threat against staff members at the school, according to an e-mail sent to school employees.
Oct 31, 2014

UPDATE: Student arrested for making threat against Valley Center High is an 18-year-old male. kansas.com/news/local/edu…

Oct 31, 2014

RT @SuzanneTobias: A Valley Center High School student has been arrested after making threats against staff. kansas.com/news/local/edu…

Oct 31, 2014

A Valley Center High School student has been arrested after making threats against staff. kansas.com/news/local/edu…

Conner Frankamp leaves Kansas basketball program

kansas.com — City League career scoring leader cites reason to play bigger role for another school

Husband of plane crash victim mourns loss of ‘soul mate’

kansas.com — Natayila Menestrina worked as a translator and had immigrated from Ukraine

QuikTrip prepares to expand one store and has closed another

kansas.com — QuikTrip has expansion plans for one store and has closed another.

Federal court to review Kansas’ ban on same-sex marriage

kansas.com — A federal judge will review Kansas' ban on same-sex marriage in a court hearing Friday afternoon.

Wichita State opens at No. 11 in AP preseason basketball poll

kansas.com — Kentucky No. 1, Kansas No. 5 in the voting

Kansas State Q&A: Tyler Lockett vs. Tyreek Hill, Jake Waters and the long odds of winning out

kansas.com — It's time for another K-State Q&A. Let's jump right into your questions so you have time to get back to eating Halloween candy. Thanks, as always, for asking them.
Oct 31, 2014

New #kstate Q&A: Tyler Lockett vs. Tyreek Hill, Jake Waters and the long odds of winning out kansas.com/sports/college…

Bob Lutz: Royals can’t stand pat for 2015

kansas.com — Baseball is fickle and the game can create mirages. Never completely trust what you see. The Royals were an 89-win team in 2014 that got hot at the perfect time. After finishing second in the American League Central and getting into the postseason as a wild-card team, something clicked with the Royals in October after a wild comeback win over Oakland in the AL wild-card game on Sept.

Stopping Oklahoma State speedster Tyreek Hill a priority for Kansas State

kansas.com — If Kansas State football players had any doubts about the big-play abilities of Oklahoma State's Tyreek Hill, Bill Snyder erased them with seven words. "He's the fastest guy in the world," Snyder said earlier this week.

Woody’s Automotive Service & Sales to open in former Hancock Automotive space

kansas.com — Woody's Automotive Service & Sales will take over the former Hancock Automotive space.

King Air airplane in Wichita crash had been sold back to Beechcraft

kansas.com — The twin-engine, turboprop airplane was built in 1999, FAA records show.

Sen. Rand Paul campaigns for Sam Brownback, Pat Roberts in Wichita

kansas.com — During a campaign stop in Wichita on Tuesday, Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul urged Kansas voters to re-elect Gov. Sam Brownback and Sen. Pat Roberts.