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Who has been the Royals’ most valuable player during Kansas City’s 2014 World Series run?

  • Nori Aoki (23)
  • Billy Butler (16)
  • Lorenzo Cain (6)
  • Wade Davis (17)
  • Jarrod Dyson (1)
  • Alcides Escobar (2)
  • Brandon Finnegan (27)
  • Alex Gordon (4)
  • Jeremy Guthrie (11)
  • Kelvin Herrera (40)
  • Greg Holland (56)
  • Eric Hosmer (35)
  • Omar Infante (14)
  • Mike Moustakas (8)
  • Salvador Perez (13)
  • James Shields (33)
  • Jason Vargas (51)
  • Yordano Ventura (30)

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Friday, November 22, 2013 7:50 PM

In a twist, some residents getting wrongly collected tax money back

By ABBY ECKEL, Herald Staff Writer

WILLIAMSBURG — Some residents in southwestern Franklin County are expected to get money back for a library tax they shouldn’t have been paying.

“The cities individually levy taxes for their library based on statute,” Janet Paddock, Franklin County clerk, said. “Any city that maintains a city library can levy a tax and [Williamsburg] voted in 2007 to have a city library, although they didn’t petition to not pay the Northeast Kansas Library System [NEKLS] tax levy until 2010.”

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