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Polls

Should businesses owned by people with religious objections to birth control have to offer and pay for contraceptive coverage through their employee health plans?

Response Percent
Yes. All businesses should have to offer and pay for contraceptive services.
 
60%
No. They should receive the same exception that the Obama administration has granted to churches and religious organizations.
 
36%
Undecided
 
2%
Total 41

All stories

Food: Blini and caviar — A healthy take on haute cuisine
February 13, 2013
Watching the Oscars, like the Super Bowl, has become almost an unofficial holiday, an occasion when tens of millions of us get together for an old-fashioned TV viewing party, complete with abundant food and drink. But the two events require rather different menus. An Oscar party calls for slightly more elevated fare, and I can think of no hors d’oeuvres more appropriate than blini topped with caviar.
SMNW basketball teams sweep Free State on Tuesday
01:19 a.m., February 13, 2013 Updated 12:20 p.m.
In a battle between two top-10 teams, the No. 6 Shawnee Mission girls basketball team overcame 28 turnovers to hold off No. 9 Free State, 57-47, on Tuesday. Meanwhile, The Shawnee Mission Northwest boys basketball team avoided an early deficit to draw even in league play with a 63-48 victory against Free State on Tuesday.
Jaguars’ 12th straight win sets up big Friday showdown with Lansing
February 13, 2013
The Jaguars (15-2, 10-1 in the Kaw Valley League) outscored Bonner Springs, 20-8, in the second quarter and went off for another 29 points in the third quarter to hand the Braves (8-10, 4-8) a 71-41 defeat.
Mill Valley girls in control of KVL title picture after 49-46 O.T. win against BSHS
February 13, 2013
Senior Stephanie Lichtenauer went 6 of 6 from the line in overtime and 8 of 8 overall, finishing with a team-high 19 points.
How they met: Local sweethearts share stories of coming together, falling in love
12:00 a.m., February 13, 2013 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Valentine’s Day is the time for couples to recall and celebrate the moment when Cupid fired that first arrow, dramatically changing the course of life.
Scandinavian whodunits source of curiosity, enjoyment
February 13, 2013
I’ve become something of a fan of Scandinavian television crime dramas.