Freddie Quina

Beef prices reach highest level since 1987

The highest beef prices in almost three decades have arrived just before the start of grilling season, causing sticker shock for both consumers and restaurant owners — and relief isn't likely anytime soon.…
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Hutchinson seeing increase of copper theft

More and more criminals are finding out that copper thefts are an easy way to make a buck and in Hutchinson the crime has been a frequently reported one as of late.…
William Burns

No. 2 US diplomat to retire

The second-highest ranking American diplomat is retiring this fall after a 32-year career in the foreign service that included stints as U.S. ambassador to Russia and Jordan, top Middle East hand and leader of a team that held secret talks with Iran.…