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Rare foot disease may be infecting Kansas deer population - SFGate

Mon Jan 09 04:01:58 EST 2017 | SFgate
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Wildlife experts are trying to determine whether Kansas' deer population is contracting an unusual type of contagious foot disease at a higher than average rate. The Topeka Capital-Journal (http://bit.ly/2i9ZboO ) reports that the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism is working with the Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study lab at the University of Georgia's College of Veterinary Medicine. The question is whether the condition is foot rot and why it appe..

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Wildlife experts are trying to determine whether Kansas' deer population is contracting an unusual type of contagious foot disease at a higher than average rate..
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ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says it will no longer use a site near a Rochester community college to dispose of deer carcasses seized by la..
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Mississippi State is hiring Louisville defensive coordinator Todd Grantham, according to a source. Grantham agreed to a multi-year deal to become the next defensive coordinator in ..
Police are investigating the Wednesday afternoon discovery of a body near a Kansas City, Kan., middle school. The body was found in a field behind Coronado Middle School in the 170..
Kansas State Wildcat football can use the final Associated Press College football poll as motivation for the 2017 season. Kansas State just missed the top 25. Despite Bill Snyder’s..
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Students at Savannah, Georgia’s Armstrong State University will learn all about “Da Art of Storytelling” as part of an upcoming course, “OutKast and the Rise of Hip-Hop South.” The..
A university in Georgia will be offering a literature class that will focus on the contributions of hip-hop duo OutKast on the rise of the genre. The course will also talk about cu..
The Burk family is clinging to each other and to their faith after losing 25-year-old Starett Burk in a duck hunting accident this weekend. His mother, Tracey, said she spoke with ..
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Ohio State has hired former Indiana coach Kevin Wilson to help direct the struggling offense. The university said Tuesday that Wilson will be co-offensive coord..
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State has hired former Indiana coach Kevin Wilson to help direct the struggling offense. The university said Tuesday that Wilson will be co-offensive coo..
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FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2005 file photo, a yearling buck is seen in St. Paul, Minn. Wildlife managers have found two more deer suspected of being infected with chronic wasting disea..
FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2005 file photo, a yearling buck is seen in St. Paul, Minn. Wildlife managers have found two more deer suspected of being infected with chronic wasting disea..
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Arizona State transfer Sam Cunliffe is heading to Kansas. The 6-6 slasher was averaging  9.5 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 10 games with the Sun Devils this sea..
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A western Kansas family is outraged after game wardens killed a deer that was allowed inside their house and took walks with the family. The Wichita Eagle (htt..
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A western Kansas family is outraged after game wardens killed a deer that was allowed inside their house and took walks with the family. Kim Mcgaughey, of rura..
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A western Kansas family is outraged after game wardens killed a deer that was allowed inside their house and took walks with the family. Kim Mcgaughey, of rura..
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A western Kansas family is outraged after game wardens killed a deer that was allowed inside their house and took walks with the family. Kim Mcgaughey, of rura..