mcphersonsentinel.com http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20121210/NEWS/121219865/-1/sports mcphersonsentinel.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:23:37 +0000 Business update: US delays review of contentious Keystone pipeline http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419163/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419163/0/sports Ag minute: President Obama Endorses Biotechnology in Agriculture http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419165/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:48:43 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419165/0/sports
In the letter, sent to Ms. Borlaug following the unveiling of a statue of her grandfather in the U.S. Capitol for his lifelong dedication to fighting hunger worldwide, President Obama wrote that he shares Dr. Borlaug’s "belief [...]]]>
Saturday's weather http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419169/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:44:09 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419169/0/sports
  • Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

  • Saturday Night A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

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    What's for dinner: Never-fail scalloped potatoes http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419170/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:42:40 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419170/0/sports

    Ingredients



    • 2 tablespoons butter

    • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour

    • 1 teaspoon salt

    • 1/4 teaspoon pepper

    • 1-1/2 cups fat-free milk

    • 1/2 cup shredded reduced-fat cheddar cheese

    • 1-3/4 pounds potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced (about 5 medium)

    • 1 medium onion, halved and thinly sliced



    Area highlights http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419171/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:40:43 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419171/0/sports
    Police

    At 9:34 a.m. Thursday, an officer took a report of theft in the 800 block of East First. A 45-year-old McPherson man said his cell phone, valued at $500, was stolen.

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    At 11:17 a.m. Thursday, an officer took a report of criminal trespass and damage in the 200 block of Mockingbird Lane. Someone [...]]]>
    Hospice: More than saying goodbye http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419172/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:34:02 +0000 By Carla Barber Staff Writer http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419172/0/sports Students take on personas of famous people http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419173/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:30:43 +0000 By Josh Arnett Staff Writer http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419173/0/sports Local child cartoonist makes her debut http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419174/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:29:19 +0000 By Carla Barber Staff Writer http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419174/0/sports Impressive, since she's only 10.]]> Mac's Omega Project begins yard maintenance service http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419175/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:26:20 +0000 By Carla Barber Staff Writer http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419175/0/sports Not gone with the wind http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419176/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:25:10 +0000 By Carla Barber Staff Writer http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419176/0/sports Air date set for Brunsell's 'Price is Right' episode http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419177/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:24:18 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419177/0/sports ]]> Guns, ammo stolen from Mac County home http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419178/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:23:14 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419178/0/sports Between 7:40 a.m. and 6:05 p.m. Wednesday, 18 guns, 4,000 rounds of ammunition, a Dell laptop and an Xbox console were stolen.
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    Canton home burns Wednesday http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419179/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:22:13 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419179/0/sports The fire started inside and worked its way out. Firefighters responded to the scene and were able to extinguish the fire. The structure is still standing, and neighboring homes were not damaged. The amount of damage is unknown.
    An officer, emergency personnel and a deputy also responded to the scene.
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    Coming in print http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419180/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:21:24 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419180/0/sports Coming Saturday
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    Avalanche sweeps down Mount Everest, killing at least 12 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419199/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419199/0/sports Sub scours ocean for missing Malaysia Airlines jet http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419201/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419201/0/sports Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419208/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:58:53 +0000 By The Associated Press http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419208/0/sports MEXICO CITY — Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America's passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico City around midday, according to people close to his family. He was 87.

    Widely considered the most popular Spanish-language writer since Miguel de Cervantes in the 17th century, Garcia Marquez achieved literary celebrity that spawned comparisons to Mark Twain and Charles [...]]]> Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419209/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:57:56 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419209/0/sports 3 protesters killed in attack on Ukrainian base http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419217/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:52:39 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419217/0/sports Morning Jolt: Evacuation order came too late for many on sinking ferry http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419218/0/sports?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:51:48 +0000 http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419218/0/sports In the news

    An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.

    The first instructions from the captain [...]]]> mcphersonsentinel.com http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20121210/NEWS/121219865/-1/sports mcphersonsentinel.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:23:38 +0000 mcphersonsentinel.com http://www.mcphersonsentinel.com/article/20121210/NEWS/121219865/-1/sports mcphersonsentinel.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:23:38 +0000