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It’s been nearly 28 years since a fresh-faced, little-known Republican challenger out of Louisburg named Jene Vickrey narrowly defeated veteran Democratic lawmaker Marvin Barkis in the 1992 fall election to claim the District 6 seat in the Kansas House.

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PAOLA – Miami County residents will not be required to wear a mask in public places as mandated by Gov. Laura Kelly’s new executive order after Miami County commissioners overruled the mandate during a special meeting Thursday, July 2.

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TOPEKA — All Kansans will be required to wear a mask in public places once a new executive order from Gov. Laura Kelly goes into effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday, July 3.