Gaited horses are genetically bred to gait and shouldn’t need special bits, shoes, or other devices to get them to do what their genes tell them. “Horses that are more consistent in their gait and that perform gaits with a wider range of speeds are classically trained, so correct training builds confidence in a gaited […]
The House gave unanimous first-round approval to the bill
Winners have until 365 days after a drawing to claim their prizes.
The bill now goes to the Kansas Senate for debate following the turnaround break.
38th year head coach will be honored on Saturday at the final home game of the regular season.
In Kansas, it would be difficult to find a place where a transgender candidate could run and win.
District Attorney Charles Branson says his office found no evidence an assault occurred at the fraternity in September 2014
The decision is a reversal of an Obama-era directive issued in May
Police say one victim died at a hospital, conditions of the other two victims are unknown
The victims were found dead in a rural Harvey County home early Thursday
There is a dry layer in the mid-level of the atmosphere that must be overcome for us to get rain.
Two teens were in a boat that flipped over Saturday night in Douglas County State Lake
Harold James was found about two hours after a Silver Alert was issued
The victim was stabbed while walking in the 3400 block of SE Adams
The fire at Belmark Apartments was reported just after 1 a.m. Thursday
Bragg scores 15 off the bench as the Hawks make it a bakers dozen in a row.
The state average is $2.17 a gallon, and Kansans are still paying less for gas than most other states.
A Prairie View principal and and superintendent were charged with failing to report on a former teacher charged with 20 counts of unlawful sexual relations
A portion of the now dead legislation would have rolled back the tax exemption on over 330,000 small businesses in Kansas. Murray says even the opposition may have room for movement on parts of that, if necessary, but NFIB would continue to oppose a full rollback.
A 107-18 vote sent the bill on to the Senate
Though a majority in the Kansas Senate voted to override, it was not two-thirds and the veto was upheld with a final vote of 24-16.
While horses and all animals of the wild remain controversial issue of naturalists and humane concerns, Mustang Maddy wants to share her love and work with them. Madison Shambaugh, more familiarly recognized as Mustang Maddy for her work with horses of the wild, will be a featured clinician at the EquiFest of Kansas this weekend, […]
The House voted 85-40 to override Gov. Brownback’s veto of a tax bill that would raise $1B in two years
The lake will be closed to fishing for a week after the trout arrive on Saturday
The 3.3. magnitude quake hit a few miles northeast of Anthony, Kansas
The bill passed with a 72-53 vote and will move on to the Senate
While from the bleachers, barrel racing is a patterned horse race, fastest time wins. In reality, barrel racing is a horsemanship class all of its own similarities with reining, Western riding and equitation. According to Paul Humphrey, “Barrel racing is not a tug-of-war event or changing bits every time you enter the arena. It’s about […]
The men pleaded guilty in a June 2015 attack on three Somali men in Dodge City
The 62-year-old man veered off the road and was thrown from the motorcycle
The explosion was felt more than 50 miles away
Record warmth today and dry conditions will make burning not advisable.
Protest leaders say new camps will be set up on private lands
An override of the veto would require 84 votes in the Kansas House and 27 in the Kansas Senate.
President Trump’s new guidelines call for deportation of any individuals in the country illegally if they are convicted, charged or suspected of a crime, including traffic infractions
This horseman backs up what he says with personal proven successes. Public programs have become frequent in attempt to help others improve horsemanship skills. It’s a profession for many. Chris Cox became one of the most demanded horse clinicians. Still, Cox felt it necessary to prove to himself and the world methods of his preaching […]
The soup line runs from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Ag Hall at the Kansas Expocentre.
In last Saturday’s drawing there were three $2 million winners and six $1 million winners.
The 41-year-old was sentenced to four years in prison
The underlying bill still has to have final approval in the House and then pass the Senate before it would go to Governor Sam Brownback’s desk.
The motions from a previous day will be one of the first items on Wednesday’s agenda.
The woman reported the incident took place on the same night and place as two other women reported being assaulted
The proposal would double the amount campaign donors are allowed to contribute
Carl Brewer says he can bring a dual sense of political and business savvy to the Governor’s Office
Officer Brian Arterburn is still in critical condition after being run over by a fleeing suspect 2 weeks ago
It’s the Holaday and Holiday Show. Readily that could be the most accurate synopsis for the program at the WIBW Radio Farm Profit Conference set Thursday evening, Feb. 23, at Overbrook. Coordinated by Kelly Lenz, longtime WIBW farm director, the fun educational evening is free to farmers and ranchers throughout the Midwest. In cooperation with […]
Twenty-five Kansas doctors have joined a loose network of physicians working across western Kansas and are working to form a non-profit group
Patchy fog is hanging around in some low-lying areas this morning. Give yourself an extra minute or two to get where you’re going.
The expansion bill won’t be heard until April, which could kill it for this year
School districts and legislative auditors have questioned savings estimates in Gov. Sam Brownback’s education funding plan
Trump announced the replacement for the now-resigned Gen. Michael Flynn at his club in Palm Beach, Florida
Senator David Haley acknowledged the progress that has been made on the issue, but he’d like to see it go further this session.
Carl Brewer, a Democrat, will make stops in Wichita, Topeka and KCK Monday to announce his bid
Morning showers will move out and leave behind a warm first half of the week.
Three people were airlifted from the scene.
A conference next month will focus on the best ways to raise awareness about the dangers of radon gas
The driver of the minivan and three children riding in it were killed
The Douglas County Sheriff might not have been in violation of the law by helping his mother obtain a ballot
One of the victims was shot several times and was said to be critically injured
The crash happened less than a half-mile from an area high school
A federal judge has dismissed part of a lawsuit filed by a former University of Kansas rower who says a Jayhawk football player sexually assaulted her in 2015. The ruling Thursday by Judge J. Thomas Marten in a lawsuit filed by Sarah McClure mirrors Marten’s ruling last week in a similar lawsuit filed by another […]
The losses came in operations that had less than $100,000 in ag sales; those making more remained unchanged
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback wrote the letter to Pres. Trump, Speaker Paul Ryan and Sen. Mitch McConnell
Dave Trabert said he hopes the Governor will choose citizens over government.
The Kansas City Council voted Thursday to sale the arena to Foutch Brothers developers for $1
Governor Brownback has said he does not support the bill, but has not yet taken a position on whether or not he will veto it.
The 50-year-old man was convicted of conspiracy to sell trade secrets and transporting stolen property
A man and woman told police they were attacked by an acquaintance
Investigators say they don’t yet know what caused the fire that caused an estimated $10,000 in damages
The deputy says the men accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting her called each other by name during the incident
No one was injured in the single-car crash
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However, the contracting has slowed compared to previous months, thanks to increased strength in the region’s main sector, agriculture.
Rosetta and Meredith Heathman had driven to Missouri for a funeral
Governor Sam Brownback has said that he will not sign the measure. Governors can let bills become law without their signature.
KU campus police are adding three police officers to patrol busy areas of campus, four portable metal detectors and three security officers
A woman who threatened to jump off the Kansas River Bridge in Lawrence was saved by police officers and a local citizen
A joint task force raided the house following a month-long investigation
Bigfoot enthusiasts will gather this weekend in Hastings, Nebraska
People are asked to avoid any outdoor burning and should make sure smoking materials are put out and properly disposed of.
The bills are backed by Kansas Sec. of State Kris Kobach, who has advised President Trump on immigration matters
The Justice Department told Brownback and Senate President Susan Wagle calls from a former lawmaker were recorded as part of an investigation
A 59-year-old woman was killed when her vehicle hit a treee
Forty-six Republicans of the 85 in the House voted for the measure, along with 37 of 40 Democrats.
The Tap Room and other cowboy cool-aid Aggieville gathering places of the college rodeo jocks would sure have some stories to tell. It might have seemed a bit rowdy from time to time when arena dust settled for cowboys and cowgirls to get cozy with relaxing country fun celebration of success and always some weeping […]
K-State Rodeo Coach Casy Winn says the team is excited to get back to Weber Arena in Manhattan for the annual K-State Rodeo, February 17-19. “The fall season for the K-State Rodeo Team was led by the women,” Winn informed. Freshman Cheyenne Larson was the top point earner, placing at several rodeos. She currently ranks […]
Six more weeks of winter were forecast to come after the groundhog saw his shadow on February 2. “Will that be winter weather like we had in December, or winter weather like in January?” asked Mary Knapp, assistant state climatologist from Kansas State University. “I’m not certain, but my accuracy will probably be about as […]
People have to eat, and there are more and more people needing food. Long-term agriculture is optimistic. Yet, there’ll be tougher times ahead before farmers and ranchers return to profit levels of some recent years. “This will require adjustments, close communications with financiers and perhaps restructuring for success and opportunity,” according to Parry Briggs, northeast […]
The 17-year-old was arrested Tuesday in connection with the death of a Caney, Kansas man
The initial vote was 83-39. A bill would require a two-thirds majority on final action or 84 votes to override a potential veto by Governor Brownback
Less than half of the nearly 65 percent of Kansas’ 2010 high school graduates who immediately went to college or trade school stayed for their 2nd year
Democrats in the House Ways and Means Committee tried to use an obscure law that grants Congress the authority to release tax records
A federal prosecutor says 28-year-old Hunter Lee Prewitt was wanted in connection with the January 25 robbery
Audio of Nick Gosnell’s interview with Economist Michael Austin is inside.
The investigation involves a former state Senator who is now a Sedgwick County commissioner
Clear and bright weather for the next few days, with unseasonably warm temperatures into the weekend.
48-year-old Timothy Scott Farquhar went missing Tuesday night, police say he needs his medication
The proposal would raise $1.2B over two years
Investigators believe the fire was caused by inattentive cooking
The Republican Chairman of the Federal and State Affairs Committee is pushing to allow hospitals, mental health clinics and nursing homes to ban concealed guns
Thanks to sponsors, the Topeka Symphony is able to present these concerts at no charge to the schools or students.