Even if the measure passes, it’s unclear what will happen because it’s still illegal to have pot under state law.
The mother allegedly hit the boy with a rock and stabbed him.
Kansas and Missouri legislators will announce bills to curb domestic gun violence Friday.
It will be partly cloudy and seasonably mild today with highs in the mid 40s. Under cloudy skies tonight lows […]
Report due as lawmakers face massive budget deficit.
Police are looking for a suspect after a 6-year-old Topeka girl's hair was set on fire.
The petitioner in the Heartland Park court case is seeking to have the stay in his appeal extended.
A Kansas House committee attached funding intended to shore up current school financing to Governor Brownback's budget bill Thursday.
Portions of video relevant to investigations, official complaints or the use of force would be stored for three years.
If a minimum of 40 people donate, donors will receive vouchers for a Royals game this season.
The threatened designation is one step below endangered under the Endangered Species Act.
Nidal Hasan is scheduled to attend a hearing Thursday at Fort Leavenworth.
Keystone would pass near where 30,000 gallons of crude spilled into Montana's Yellowstone River earlier this month.
Today will be mostly to partly cloudy, breezy through midday and cooler. Highs this afternoon will only make the mid […]
Two Kansas legislative committees debate measures to balance a budget shortfall Thursday.
The state's second highest court gets a nominee from Gov. Sam Brownback Thursday.
The former and current owners of a hunting guide company in Haven, Kansas, both provide exclusive statements to 580 WIBW regarding recent federal violations and sentences.
Two hunting guides working for Misting Morning Outfitters in Haven, Kansas, were sentenced after an undercover Federal investigation.
With an eye on savings money and avoiding prison overcrowding, a House panel is considering a bill to lower marijuana penalties.
The budget director says a bill should pass by Feb. 13 to close a projected $279 million shortfall in the current budget to avoid delays.
Among the new offerings are natural and organic foods, including gluten-free options.
The police department says there is limited space available and seats fill up quickly, so apply soon.
A Kansas House committee's considering a bill to bar local communities from regulating gun sales through zoning or fees.
Sheriff Greg Riat says a boy under the age of 14 was arrested then released to his parents after being booked.
Perez-Rivera allegedly convinced court to change name of ID theft victim to his own.
It will be mostly sunny to partly cloudy, breezy and very warm today with temperatures warming into the lower and […]
Chase caused Wheatfield High School to be put on lockdown.
A Kansas military base is holding discussions on a possible loss of over half of it's 25,000 troops.
Payment arrangements were accepted by the State Revenue Department late Tuesday.
An senior aid to Governor Brownback shared budget proposals with lobbyists weeks prior to legislators being briefed.
Thirteen people have applied to run for four seats on the Topeka City Council.
The Kansas House has given preliminary approval of rules to restrict spending and prevent sloppiness among lawmakers.
The state Senate's considering a bill to stiffen punishment for firearm theft.
Wichita voters will decide if the city enacts a petition to lower marijuana penalties.
Deputies gave guests an hour to pack up and check out.
A Kansas House committee heard arguments Monday against the use of gas chambers to euthanize animals.
Police say Jose Ramos died after apparently being hit by a vehicle.
The Kansas Policy Institute says excess education money should used to help offset the state's current shortfall.
Jacob A. Cameron's held on $50,000 bond.
It will be sunny, calm and mild today with highs returning to the lower 60s. Under mostly clear skies tonight […]
Police in Lawrence are seeking the public's help investigating a teen's stabbing.
A national tax reform activist wants Kansas lawmakers to spurn a consumption tax proposal.
Police in New York have identified a girl whose body was found 35 years ago, as a missing Florida teenager.
The filing of the brief means a temporary stay in the Heartland Park lawsuit will end in a week.
Lawrence police detectives are looking for information on a stabbing the occurred early Sunday morning. A $1000 reward is being offered in this case.
24-year old Joseph DeRusse of Austin, Texas has been charged with kidnapping in federal court in Wichita; alleged to have kidnapped a woman in an effort to marry her.
The House Vision 2020 committee's working on a plan to expand Medicaid in Kansas under the Affordable Care Act.
It may seem odd to lose power on such a warm day, but over 2 thousand Topeka Westar Customers were without […]
Vance Oliver was hit by a semi-trailer.
A Kansas House Committee is considering an option for the state to oversee workplace safety rules.
The week will get off to a much warmer start today followed by warmth through mid-week. Cooler and more unsettled […]
Schmidt wants to know what criteria court used to reach conclusion.
Kansas U.S. Senator Pat Roberts announces the senior staff of the Agriculture committee he chairs.
Panels in the Kansas House and Senate will consider proposals to balance budget deficits this week.
British researchers want to release millions of genetically modified mosquitos in the Florida Keys in an effort to fight viral diseases.
A special prosecutor is taking a fresh look at the drowning of an Iowa suspect during transport by a Missouri Highway Patrol Boat.
A major obstacle to a proposed Kansas landfill has emerged, after months of debate.
A 69-year old woman died from injuries she sustained in an early Sunday morning fire at a Kansas City, Kansas apartment complex.
The Topeka school district is working with several historically black colleges and universities in Texas to make its teaching staff more diverse.
Three Kansas City teens are charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in the death of 14-year old Alexis Kane. Surveillance video showed her being beaten and shot.
A law student has filed for a seat on the Lawrence City Commission.
The average price of a regular gallon of gas dropped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.07, but it could soon rise.
British officials are reviewing security measures Sunday after a hoax caller pretending to be the director of the government's eavesdropping agency managed to get through to Prime Minister David Cameron on the phone.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says the snowstorm bearing down on the Northeast could be among the worst […]
A Firefighter in Garden City fell ill during a training session and later died at an area hospital after suffering a heart attack.
Koylen McKinney, now 18, committed the crime when he was 17 and was tried as an adult.
Livestock producers in the Midwest and vegetable growers in the Sun Belt alike are already reaping benefits.
Registered dental practitioners would be able to perform services such as fillings, crowns and some tooth extractions.
Kansas University Police are investigating a fire on campus. On Friday night, police and firefighters found a small pile of […]
Brownback hasn't said whether he'd freeze local school taxes at current levels or eliminate the cap on districts' authority.
A teacher quickly put out the fire, and no one was hurt.
Brownback signed a proclamation designating Friday as "Battle of the Bulge Day."
The U.S. District Court of Kansas has welcomed 29 people as new citizens of the United States.
Democratic leaders are criticizing Governor Brownback's plan to balance the state's budget shortfall, but admit they no counter proposal.
KU graduate Julian Kuszmaul was sentenced to three years in county jail for an accident that cost another student his legs.
The $85 million Alexander wind farm is expected to be operational by this fall.
The President says he'll veto 4th District Congressman Mike Pompeo's natural gas pipeline bill.
It will be mostly sunny to partly cloudy and warmer today as temperatures return to the lower 50s this afternoon. […]
An outbreak of measles linked to Disneyland has now sickened at least 70 people in six states and Mexico.
Kobach says decisions in school funding and death penalty cases show state justices aren't as competent as federal judges.
Garron T. Briggs was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison on $7.5-million drug-trafficking charges.
Federal regulators have cited a company for violations stemming from a deadly southeast Kansas fireworks explosion.
44-year-old store John Bieker died after Friday's shooting at She's a Pistol in Shawnee.
At a pro-life rally at the Statehouse, Governor Brownback's vowed to sign a bill to ban a procedure used in 8 percent of abortions.
A Democratic Senator has introduced a bill in the Kansas legislature to increase penalties for hate crimes
Obama pumped up his plan to make the first two years of community college free.
Michael Kern was a 13-year veteran with the Olathe Police Department.
A state legislator wants to create a "rainy day fund" to insure Kansas avoids budget deficits like the current $700 million shortfall.
Sumner School was at the heart of the landmark desegregation case.
Clouds will gradually clear northeast Kansas today as temperatures warm back into the lower 40s. With clear skies and calm […]
The President is speaking Thursday morning at the University of Kansas at Anschutz Sports Pavilion.
Nuss says revenues from court fees have fallen short of expectations, squeezing the judicial branch's budget.
Sedgwick County rejects State grant to address obesity. Commissioners: obesity not the fault of government or society.
The restaurant was evacuated because of heavy smoke, but no one is hurt and the damage is minimal.
The White House says Obama will touch down at Forbes Field Wednesday evening.
The twin engine plane was carrying freight when it crashed in Sherman County.
A proposal by President Obama to college students would repeal a program Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins seeks to expand.
Listen to the entire interview with Senator Pat Roberts on the SOTU.
Police say the man ran away after both children began to scream.
Jenkins called the speech a 'missed opportunity'.