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California man killed when semi-truck hits cyclist in NW Kansas

NORTON CO., Kan. (WIBW) - A California man was pronounced dead at the scene after he was hit by a semi-truck while riding his bicycle along a NW Kansas highway. The Kansas Highway Patrol Crash Log indicates that just before 8 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 8, emergency crews were called to the area of Highway 36 about 6 miles west of Highway 383.
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North America's largest wheat protein plant is in Kansas

PHILLIPSBURG – Governor Laura Kelly on Tuesday joined Amber Wave, a leader in sustainable agriculture, food ingredients, and low-carbon fuels, to cut the ribbon on a state-of-the-art wheat protein ingredients facility in Phillipsburg that will be the largest wheat protein producer in North America within two years, according to a media release from her office.
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Gov. joins leaders for opening of continent’s largest wheat protein plant

PHILLIPSBURG, Kan. (WIBW) - Governor Kelly joined local leaders at the grand opening of the largest wheat protein plant in North America. Kansas Governor Laura Kelly says on Tuesday, Aug. 9, she joined leaders from Amber Wave, a leader in sustainable agriculture, food ingredients, and low-carbon fuels, to cut the ribbon on a state-of-the-art wheat protein ingredients facility in Phillipsburg to be the largest producer in North American within 2 years.
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Wilbur L. Vincent

Wilbur L. Vincent born Sept. 15, 1938 in Downs, Kansas. He was called home July 31, 2022. Wilbur grew up in Arvada, Co. Joined the Navy in 1957, and married the girl next door, Dolores Coffey in 1958. Wilbur and Dee enjoyed the Navy life for 20 years and retired...
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Officials cut ribbon at Phillipsburg wheat protein plant

PHILLIPSBURG — Gov. Laura Kelly on Tuesday joined Amber Wave, a leader in sustainable agriculture, food ingredients, and low-carbon fuels, to cut the ribbon on a state-of-the-art wheat protein ingredients facility in Phillipsburg that will be the largest wheat protein producer in North America within two years. The company is investing more than $250 million into the facility and is creating more than 60 new jobs as it ramps up to full capacity.
PHILLIPSBURG, KS

Bicyclist struck and killed on Kansas highway

NORTON COUNTY —A California man died in an accident just before 8p.m. Monday in Norton County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 1997 Freightliner semi driven by Ronald D. Steelsmith, 41, Phillipsburg, was westbound on U.S. 36 six miles west of Kansas 383 Highway. The semi rear-ended a bicycle...
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Esther Ann (Whaling) Lamm

Body Esther Ann (Whaling) Lamm was born the daughter of Henry & Mary (Porter) Whaling on February 18, 1928, on the family farm south of Osborne. She was united in marriage to Dean Lamm on July 21, 1957. Dean & Esther were blessed with a daughter Jane Deanna, born on August 9, 1959. Jane passed away on June 23, 1984.
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