Kansas judge rules 17,500 suspended voters can cast ballots in all races

A Shawnee County judge has ruled that 17,500 voters can participate in state and local races as well as federal ones in Tuesday’s Kansas primary election. The state had approved a rule saying people could vote only in federal elections – not state and local ones – if they registered at DMV offices but failed to provide proof of citizenship as required by Kansas law.

Something rotten in the county of Dunstan

Madison County Treasurer Kurt Prenzler’s bungled handling of a handicapped discrimination lawsuit is hitting the $1 million mark. That’s bad, but then the guy he’s trying to unseat as county chairman has dirty hands from a property tax scandal that could cost the county much more.

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Stranded runners cost Highland at American Legion State Baseball Tournament

Highland Post 439 manager Harry Painter says stranded base runners, a demanding schedule and Quincy Post 37's bats cost them advancement at the Illinois American Legion Baseball State Baseball Tournament.
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Stranded runners cost Highland at American Legion State Baseball Tournament 3:50

Stranded runners cost Highland at American Legion State Baseball Tournament

Combines make big hits Thursday at fair 4:08

Combines make big hits Thursday at fair

Mark Eckert: Dallas Cook's request is 'appalling' 2:53

Mark Eckert: Dallas Cook's request is 'appalling'

Dallas Cook: Mayor needs to stop interfering with my office 2:41

Dallas Cook: Mayor needs to stop interfering with my office