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News Minute: Here is the latest Kansas news from The Associated Press

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - League of Women Voters chapters are trying to contact about 20,000 Kansans whose registrations are stalled because of problems proving their citizenship. League of Women Voters of Kansas president Dolores Furtado says the chapters are using various methods to help local election commissioners reach people whose registrations aren't complete.

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A survey of Kansas Highway Patrol workers found a high degree of loyalty to the agency but strong frustration with management. The study was prompted by complaints of weak morale. Nearly 70 percent of those surveyed said they felt loyalty to the patrol. But more than two-thirds said they didn't believe the agency's management consistently enforced disciplinary procedures.

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - The University of Kansas received a record number of donations in the fiscal year that ended June 30th. The more than $253 million compared with more than $174 million donated the previous fiscal year. The donations allowed the university to create seven new professorships and fund 91 new scholarships and fellowships.

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) - A new museum will be among the highlights at this year's Kansas State Fair, which opens Friday. The museum on the ground floor of the Lair White House is in honor of J.B. Holdren, a clown and show painter at the fair for decades. He died last year. The first exhibit will showcase Holdren's private collection of carnival artifacts.

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