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    Vincent van Gogh, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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  • It's been hot, High Plains. I don't know about you, but I already have my mind on the Fall—and t's about that time to start planning for planting some trees around your place.
  • This week, Luke discusses antler rubbings with guest Larry Weishuhn aka Mr. Whitetail.
  • Valerie discusses the ups and downs of her food storage system, and her husband's habit of saving morsels.
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El Shafee Elsheikh has been sentenced to life in prison for his role in the deaths of four U.S. hostages captured by the Islamic State.
Alexandria Sheriff's Office via AP, File
El Shafee Elsheikh, part of a group known as the "ISIS Beatles," is the most notorious and highest-ranking member of the Islamic State to be convicted in the U.S,, prosecutors said.
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David Condos was honored with a prestigious National Edward R. Murrow Award for his reporting on issues impacting western Kansas.
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HPPR is thrilled to announce that our Kansas News Service reporter, David Condos, won big at this year's national Public Media Journalists Association (PMJA) awards, as well as the regional Edward R. Murrow awards, for his coverage of the Sunflower State.
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