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Four moms of young women confined to the Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment Center in Geneva said Monday that with all the trauma their daughters have experienced in a place that was supposed help them, they want them back home as soon as possible. 

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The Department of Health and Human Services moved the 24 remaining residents at the Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment Center in Geneva to the center at Kearney, CEO Dannette Smith announced Monday. 

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More than two dozen volunteers of all ages turned out for the third annual Lincoln Tennis Volunteer Day Saturday morning. Helpers swept, taped and repainted lines on the two courts at Densmore Park, located off South 14th Street. A crew from Lincoln Parks and Recreation led the construction and installation of a new backboard.

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A proposal that would separate public and private schools into their own KSHSAA sanctioned state championships has been submitted to the association by the Frontier League and will be on the agenda for the KSHSAA Board of Directors meeting on Sep. 18.

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The state's residential rehabilitation and treatment center in Geneva has reached a crisis point as a result of conditions at the center, and several youth were moved or discharged this week to bring the population down.

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