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A huge thank you to our local supporters @rpglawrence, @macelislawrenceks, and @limestonepizza for your generous donations to the KPR Holiday Socktacular. You've made our staff and volunteers very happy!
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#localbusiness #mykpr #lawrenceks #tastytastyfood #membershipdrive #seasonofgiving When you donate to KPR during our Holiday Socktacular (12/5 & 12/6), your donation will not only support your favorite public radio station but also local community shelters. .
For every donation (of any amount) we receive, KPR Advisory Board members will donate a pair of socks to Lawrence Community Shelter, as well as to either Topeka Rescue Mission, Manhattan Emergency Shelter or Emporia Rescue Mission.
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Pledge at 888.577.5268 or online at kansaspublicradio.org...and thanks!
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#KPRholidaysocktacular #mykpr #kansaspublicradio Kansas Public Radio needs your help to finish 2019 in a strong financial position. December 5 & 6 KPR will be on the air asking YOU to help out with a year-end contribution. .
We also have a present for you this holiday season: your gift will be matched DOLLAR-FOR-DOLLAR by the Harrison Family Fund of the Douglas County Community Foundation, making your donation to KPR go twice as far. .
Pledge at 888.577.5268 or online at kansaspublicradio.org...and thanks!
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#KPRholidaysocktacular #mykpr #kansaspublicradio It's possible KPR-branded socks are best used for their intended purpose. Get your dog scarf / KPR socks / tomorrow (12/5) by calling 888-577-5268 or pledging online at kansaspublicradio.org.
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With each gift - of any amount - the KPR Advisory Board will also donate a pair of socks to a local community shelter.
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#kprholidaysocktacular #mykpr #kansaspublicradio #publicradiodogs Kansas Public Radio needs your help to finish 2019 in a strong financial position. December 5 & 6 KPR will be on the air asking YOU to help out with a year-end contribution.
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We also have a present for you this holiday season: your gift will be matched DOLLAR-FOR-DOLLAR by the Harrison Family Fund of the Douglas County Community Foundation, making your donation to KPR go twice as far.
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And on top of that, for this drive only, it's get a pair, give a pair! For every donation of $120 ($10/month) or more, not only will you get a pair of KPR's custom-designed socks, KPR Advisory Board Members will give a pair of socks to a local community shelter.
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Check out the link in our profile for more info, and thanks!
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Many thanks to @happyshirtprintingcompany for creating our KPR-branded socks!
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Stories from Kansas Public Radio

For every pledge of $120 or more, you will get a pair of these custom-designed KPR socks. Not only that, but KPR Advisory Board members will give a pair of socks to a local community shelter for each pledge at any level.

Kansas Public Radio needs your help to finish 2019 in a strong financial position. December 5 & 6 KPR will be on the air asking YOU to help out with a year-end contribution. 

Cretodus teeth uncovered at Ringneck Ranch in Mitchell County, Kansas. (Photo courtesy of Mike Everhart)

The fossils from a previously unknown species of shark.

Here are the headlines for our area, mostly from the Associated Press, as compiled by KPR news staffers. 

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

On this edition of Conversations, John Kenney talks about Love Poems for People with Children. Kenney is the New York Times bestselling author of the humorous poetry collection Love Poems for Married People, and the novels Talk to Me and Truth in Advertising, which won the Thurber Prize for American Humor.

(Photo by J. Schafer)

A prisoner rights group says the Kansas Department of Corrections unfairly censors publications even with the adoption of a new policy and the elimination of a banned book list.  The Human Rights Defense Center has cited a list of more than 200 books and magazines that administrators have recently blocked. 

The House Judiciary Committee is holding its first hearing in the impeachment inquiry, focused on constitutional grounds for impeachment. The Judiciary Committee is tasked with drafting potential articles of impeachment against President Trump. Watch the hearing live.

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

KU Jayhawks on the field at David Booth Memorial Stadium in Lawrence

The KU Jayhawks struggled through another disappointing season but players say they are optimistic about the team's future under new head coach Les Miles.

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

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99.5 FM K258BT Manhattan
97.9 FM K250AY Manhattan (KPR2)
91.3 FM  KANV Junction City, Olsburg
89.9 FM K210CR Atchison
90.3 FM KANQ Chanute

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