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John Marshall

John Marshall is the retired editor-owner of the Lindsborg (Kan.) News-Record (2001-2012), and for 27 years (1970-1997) was a reporter, editor and publisher for publications of the Hutchinson-based Harris Newspaper Group. He has been writing about Kansas people, government and culture for more than 40 years, and currently writes a column for the News-Record and The Rural Messenger. He lives in Lindsborg with his wife, Rebecca, and their 21 year-old African-Grey parrot, Themis.

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    Barbara Higgins

    I sure enjoyed this information about KS . Do you write about other places in Kansas? My husband and I are retired and I would like to visit places in Kansas that have a lot of interest and history, kinda two day trips to start with.


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