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Seeking ‘power’ in various forms

It’s not yet summer, and yet it seems summer’s heat is already on. Unfortunately, we have missed a lot of the rain that has fallen around us. At our house we already have the air conditioning on, and with that the certain knowledge that our utility bills will be going up. Electric power. That leads me to a discussion of […]

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Power is in the eye of the beholder

Sports fans and college alumni equate power with the quality and success of their sports teams. At the NCAA Div. I level, universities use power to flex their muscle to make rules that protect their interests in college athletics. Universities also use that clout to garner huge television contracts, which makes their athletic programs even more powerful. Successful coaches are […]

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Hillsboro council delays decision on electric rate increase

? Cost of power is rising for cities across Kansas. The Hillsboro City Coun?cil tabled a recommendation at its March 17 meeting that would raise electric rates to offset the rising cost of purchasing power. City Administrator Larry Paine had recommended that the kilowatt-hour rate be increased from 10.9 cents to 12 cents. For a residence consuming an average of […]

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