Newton resident Strong Man of Kansas

Jesse Jester of Newton lifts a little more than 200 pounds over his head in his garage. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now
By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now Newton resident Jesse Jester’s strength is no joke, as he can pick up as much weight to equal at least four other muscular men. The 26-year-old plans to defend his title of Kansas’s Strongest Man on Saturday, May 19, at the Kansas Strongest Man in Salina with weigh-in the Friday before. Right now, he’s earned that title three times, and


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