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KCUR Morning News 10-5-09

By Maria Carter

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Kansas City, MO – Concerns over swine flu have some Kansas hospitals revamping policies to try and slow the spread of the disease.

Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson is expecting an announcement within weeks from a Democratic candidate willing to vie for his seat.

The University of Kansas is asking students about how to address alcohol abuse on campus, following two alcohol-related deaths last semester.

The federal Women, Infants, and Children program or WIC is rolling out healthier food options in Missouri this month.

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