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Shooting in Hesston leaves three casualties

Darby Gilliland, Reporter

March 21, 2016

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The happenings in a town of less than 4,000 do not usually make national news. On Feb. 25 in Hesston, Kan., tragedy struck when Cedric Ford showed up at Excel Industries, his workplace, armed with an automatic pistol and an assault...

Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump lead Kansas Caucus polls

Libby Stanford, Online Editor

February 29, 2016

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Saturday, March 5 is the presidential caucus for Kansas. Persons who are 18 or will be 18 come November can caucus this year, meaning many Free State seniors can caucus. Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are still in the running for the Democr...

College and Career Center introduces principles, projects, pig heads to upperclassmen

Jackson Barton

February 1, 2016

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Something’s different in senior David Parscale’s route to school: Parscale is headed for the southeast side of town, closer to Haskell University, instead of the northwest. Like all students there, Parscale spends three ho...

Students, staff advocate for inclusive bathrooms

Evan Frook, Reporter

January 6, 2016

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Genderfluid freshman Nathan Russell is often forced to avoid the women’s restroom until it empties. Russell faces ridicule in the women’s restroom and feels unable to use the men’s. The building has six single...

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