Incoming House Education Committee Chairman Ron Highland of Wamego thinks concerns about deep cuts coming to state services and programs is overstated.
The Community Blood Center is the supplier of blood for hospitals in Topeka, northeast Kansas and the Kansas City, Missouri, metro area.
20-year-old man from Ft. Riley died at the scene Sunday.
Mayor Bill de Blasio met with the families on Monday amid tensions between him and the police.
Overland Park man one of 19 people to receive Carnegie Medal Monday.
Train tracks and intersection remained closed much of Sunday while police investigated.
The 26-year-old suspect was injured after hitting another car and a tree.
Kansas Republican Senator Pat Roberts is suggesting President Obama overstepped in calling for diplomatic relations with Cuba to be restored, and calls it a "public relations change".
Lawrence school officials hope residents don't mistake ballots for junk mail.
Charges against two men accused of sexual assault at the University of Kansas during homecoming weekend have been dropped.
Alert says terrorist groups can pose unpredictable threats in public venues.
State Rep. wants committee to investigate prosecutor for misconduct.
Radical environmentalists found in contempt of court for continuing campaign against Japanese whalers.
Spokesman says North Korea knows how to prove it's not responsible for the hacking.
Police say Petty McMillan shot his wife and two sons.
Number of oil and natural gas rigs in U.S. fell by 18 this week.
Democratic State Senate Minority Leader Anthony Hensley strongly disagrees with Governor Brownback and other conservatives on how to deal with the state pension system and the budget deficit overall.
A man's dead after crossing the roadway and striking a pole at Hwy 75 and Hwy 24.
Girls Shawnee Heights coach Bob Wells knew playing close games would pay off down the road. He didn’t expect it […]
AREA BOYS BASKETBALL Shawnee Heights 62, Washburn Rural 48 Highland Park 63, Topeka West 52 Hayden 54, Seaman 53 OT […]
Obama says it would not lower gasoline prices and argued more jobs would be created by repairing America's infrastructure.
The Kansas Hospital Association says the decision to decline Medcaid funds to expand its KanCare program is hurting hospitals and low income people.
Give life, get Royals tickets. As an incentive to increase turnout at a blood drive hosted by Governor Sam Brownback […]
Budget director: Brownback doesn't plan to divert funds from the state's public pension system again to help close budget shortfalls.
Brownback says he is working on proposals to improve the long-term financial health of KPERS.
KANSAS CITY, MO (December 19, 2014) – The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has signed free-agent outfielder […]
Obama: we can't have a society in which "some dictator some place can start imposing censorship in the United States.''
Shawnee Heights High School says the senior soccer player died Tuesday night.
Right now, around 18,000 of the 175,000 tickets are left.
The state's jobless rate inched down to 4.3 percent in November, while the number of people working also fell by 4,100 in the last month.
A 20-year-old Lawrence woman charged with killing her 52-year-old roommate will go on trial in March.
Traffic on US-75 was reduced to one lane Friday morning after a semitrailer designed to carry wind blades overturned.
KC Santa charged with failing to register as a sex offender.
Judge decides chemical test wasn't necessary to establish guilt of a DUI.
A state agency will audit the city of Topeka's plan to buy Heartland Park racetrack to determine if it meets requirements to issue bonds which would finance the purchase.
A new report says the financial condition of banks in Kansas has greatly improved.
A trial's been set in Wichita in the bizarre case of a Mexican man accused of legally changing a U.S. citizen's name to his own.
Westar Energy says it's no longer charging almost $3 to customers who pay bills with credit or debit cards.
Although the six Kansans in congress were split on the government spending bill, 2nd District Representative Lynn Jenkins thinks the state's delegation to Capitol Hill agrees on policies.
A conservative policy analyst contends Kansas legislators can balance the state's massive shortfall through spending cuts which won't strip services to citizens.
The Kansas Independent Oil and Gas Association says the low prices are causing many companies to re-evaluate their drilling plans.
Johnson County District Attorney Steve Howe is seeking the death penalty for 74-year-old Frazier Glenn Miller.
The online retail giant rolled out the service, known as Prime Now, to select areas of Manhattan on Thursday.
KANSAS CITY, MO (December 18, 2014) – The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has signed free-agent right-handed […]
The school's principal emailed parents this morning about a weapon found in a student's bag.
A boil order is in effect for part of Leavenworth County during maintenance work.
Topeka police look for woman wanted in connection with robbery.
KDOT considers adding flashing beacon to interchange in north Shawnee County.
The funeral of a 10 year old boy, who police say was killed by his mother, will take place Saturday.
Wichita has a new website where residents can track city snow plow locations.
There's another nail in the coffin for a Topeka state government building set for demolition - bedbugs.
Snow expected in Topeka area Wednesday night into Thursday morning.
Kirk says the Lakeland Police Department "feels like home."
The Kansas Corporation Commission’s allowing the small town of Chanute to vastly upgrade its internet service.
Pops Stop-N-Shop and Gastrip in East Topeka are competing for the lowest gas prices in the city.
The University of Kansas has suspended a fraternity after disturbing events discovered during an investigation of sexual assault charges.
Rep. Tim Huelskamp voted against the government appropriations bill for a number of reasons, including a fellow Kansan's provision included in it.
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback assisted the Kansas National Guard Wednesday to drum up support for holiday gift bags for men and women serving the state and nation.
The Wendy's donation will be used to match six kids at risk in the community with a mentor.
Hottelet worked for the United Press in Berlin at the start of the war and even spent months in a Nazi prison before joining Murrow at the CBS-London bureau in 1944.
The City Council has learned the city staff isn't expected to recommend a prospective buyer for the racing venue until Jan. 6.
Agreement includes release of American and three Cubans.
The driver ran a stop sign and struck another car, killing him and the passenger.
Cuba releases American prisoner.
Premiere of "The Interview" canceled due to threats.
148 killed at school in Pakistan.
A school official says an $11.25 million donation from Koch Industries to Wichita State University is about scholarships and innovation, not influencing curriculum.
The new Kansas House Minority Leader replacing Paul Davis is shoring up his staff as the next legislative session approaches.
Rumors people angry over a 16-year-old's shooting death might seek retaliation prompt increased police presence at a Kansas high school.
A homeless man loses almost everything, including a prosthetic leg, in a fire he inadvertently started at the storage building he was living in.
It was far from perfect, but first year coach Hannah Blackburn finally has a win at Topeka High. Topeka junior […]
BOYS BASKETBALL Andale 52, Wellington 44 Andover 62, Arkansas City 47 Argonia 48, Cunningham 47 Attica 46, Ashland 34 Basehor-Linwood […]
Westar Energy says it'll purchase power from a wind farm to meet a state renewable-energy mandate which some legislators want to repeal.
Chris Imming's been given until Monday to respond to a filing by the city of Topeka asking a court to block a stay in his Heartland Park appeal.
In a legislative agenda it's sending to Kansas lawmakers for the next session, the city of Wichita's asking the state to allow illegal immigrants to obtain driving permits.
After a series of confusing 911 calls, police were able to find a shooting victim with seriously injuries.
After their performances last week, Shawnee Heights sophomore forward Jazz Sweet and Washburn Rural senior forward Chris Edwards are our […]
Billy Davis Jr. will be formally sentenced on February 13th for the murder of 8-year-old Aliyah Irvin.
The Montgomery County district attorney says police found 35-year-old Bradley William Stone's body near his home.
Authorities say five longhorn cows and a bull, worth at least $10,000, were recently taken from a pasture in southeast Kingman County.
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush is making definitive moves indicating he may run for President.
Both want petitioners to secure $45.6 million in bonds if stay is granted.
The Barber County Sheriff hasn't released the woman's identity or a possible cause of death.
Oskar Groening is charged with 300,000 counts of accessory to murder.
Police say thieves hit at least 10 homes, stealing mostly Christmas decorations.
The synthetic drug business generated at least $16 million in sales in less than two years.
Two programs will provide services for some suffering from mental illness.
A south-central Kansas woman has been taken into custody on suspicion that she killed her 10-year-old son.
The University of Kansas Endowment has reached a $1.2 billion fundraising goal two years ahead of schedule.
The defense in the Billy Davis Jr. capital murder trial says Davis is mentally ill and should not be sentenced to death.
Pickup truck kills Manhattan woman early Sunday.
Study shows productivity is maximized when daily high temperature hits between 65 and 70 degrees.
It's still unclear how many hostages were injured during the standoff.
After several months on the run, Roy Waquahboshkuk, the most wanted man in Jackson County, has been arrested.
Tornado and snow in Kansas on same day.
Dang Sean was sentenced for killing a man by injecting him with a lethal dose of methamphetamine
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Chiefs kept their fading playoff hopes alive on Sunday. Alex Smith threw for […]
Suspect charged with aggravated battery.
Witness reports suspect wanted police to kill him.
Police open-fired on suspect when he repeatedly refused to drop his weapon.