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Governor's budget plan to hike alcohol and tobacco taxes, slow income tax cuts

Increased taxes on alcohol and tobacco join forces with slower income tax reductions as part of Gov. Sam Brownback's two-year budget plan announced Friday.

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Residents urged to get burn permits with grass fire season starting

This weekend will be warm, dry and breezy -- perfect weather for grass fires to develop.

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Farm Bill seminar draws attention to coverage options

About 200 people attended a recent meeting on the current Farm Bill and how ag producers can work through a a key component of the bill.

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Briggs enjoying start of third term on Lyon County Commission

Now into the second week of his third term in office, Lyon County Commissioner Scott Briggs says he's looking forward to what the next four years will bring.

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Two-vehicle crash on Turnpike sends trio to NRH

Three people were hurt when two vehicles crashed on the Kansas Turnpike in southeast Chase County on Thursday.

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Governor calls for new education formula, continued 'march' to zero income taxes

Gov. Sam Brownback's approach of lowering income taxes has been roundly criticized as revenues have lagged behind expectations and the state faces major shortfalls for this current fiscal year and next. But the governor didn't back down on some of his major goals during his State of the State address Thursday night.

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Harmon files for City Commission

The election ballot is starting to fill out after a busy week of filings.

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Chase County patrons favor single school building at community meeting

Next month, patrons of USD 284 Chase County may well finalize the district's direction on whether to renovate the two existing school buildings or construct a single K-12 building.

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