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Airline leaves Great Bend and Hays

Travelers in central Kansas are dealing with a lack of options after Great Lake Airlines announced they were leaving Great Bend and Hays.

In this photo taken April 9, 1989 file photo, a local fisherman inspects a dead California gray whale on the northern shore of Latouche Island, Alaska.  The whale was found over the weekend in the oil-contaminated waters of Prince William Sound. Wildlife experts later determined that the whale had died before the Exxon Valdez oil spill occurred on March 24.  Nearly 25 years after the Exxon Valdez oil spill off the coast of Alaska, some damage heals, some effects linger in Prince William Sound. (AP Photo/John Gaps III, File)

Photos: Exxon Valdez oil spill

Exxon Valdez oil tanker tanker hit a reef in Prince William Sound, Alaska, on March 24, 1989, spilling more than 10 million gallons of crude…

Brian Anderson, left,  and Coby Young search through the wreckage of a home belonging to the Kuntz family Sunday, March 23, 2014, near Oso, Wash. The entire Kuntz family was at a baseball game Saturday morning when a fatal mudslide swept through the area. The family returned Sunday to search through what remained. (AP Photo /The Herald, Genna Martin)

Photos: Washington mudslide

Searchers continue looking for survivors of a deadly mudslide in a rural area about 55 miles northeast of Seattle.

FILE - Kansas state Reps. Stan Frownfelter, left, of Kansas City; Carolyn Bridges, center, of Wichita, and Jim Ward, right, of Wichita, follow a House debate on a bill to bring Kansas into a compact with other states seeking to exempt themselves from the federal health care overhaul, Friday, March 21, 2014, at the Statehouse in Topeka, Kan. The three Democrats oppose the measure. (AP Photo/John Hanna)

Kansas House OKs health care compact

House members have approved a bill that would allow Kansas to join a compact of states seeking to exempt themselves from the federal health …