A person was hit and killed by a train near the Sardou Bridge
It’s truly a chance of a lifetime. It’s an opportunity to have one’s very own part of Kansas’ remarkable history. After the recent $325 million renovation of the Kansas Statehouse, heirlooms of more than a hundred years are on the auction block. “There’ll be everything imaginable from brass hinges and door knobs to circular staircases,” […]
Lawyers say the bill would have damaged the separation of powers between the state’s executive and judicial branches
The Governor will need to make roughly a three percent cut to most state programs.
The $35.7-million effort targets the estimated 40 percent of the 2 million LGBT young adults in the U.S. who occasionally smoke
Jerry Stanley aims to block current sheriff Herman Jones’ attempt at re-election
The bill would reduce the state’s cost in health care for poor and disabled people by nearly $11 million
The Bennington resident was driving under the influence when he hit a car head-on, killing both occupants
Brownback hopes selling off assets of the Kansas Bioscience Authority will raise $35 million
Few details are known about the situation at this point
Amidst the scramble to pass a balanced budget, lawmakers placed bills addressing abortion and local control issues on the governor’s desk
Cloudy and cool today.
I don’t think weekends at the Legislature are a good idea.
Eric Hosmer homered, Ian Kennedy took a shutout into the sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals ended a long scoreless streak and a five-game skid with a 4-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. Lorenzo Cain had an RBI single and scored a run, Alex Escobar had three hits and also scored for […]
CIA Director John Brennan says pages from a 9/11 inquiry contains info about possible Saudi links that was proven uncorroborated
The rule to end House debate at midnight was established following the death of Representative Bob Bethell in a car accident following the 2012 Legislative session.
Obama pulls no punches at his final White House Correspondents’ dinner
A hospital can deny unemployment benefits to a former employee who objected to receiving a flu vaccine,
The funding bills for law enforcement were combined in a conference committee report.
Steven Ray Barnes was captured Saturday at a Pittsburg motel
Six years before it has to be done, state and federal officials are already talking about redistricting of congressional and legislative districts
Wade Miley downplayed his first career shutout, but his Mariners teammates were a bit more effusive. Miley scattered five hits and Kyle Seager hit a three-run homer to cap a four-run first inning off an ineffective Yordano Ventura and pace the Seattle Mariners to a 6-0 victory over Kansas City on Saturday night, the Royals’ […]
House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a budget bill that leaves the cost cutting responsibility to Governor Sam Brownback, but preserves k-12 funding.
The 2016 NFL Draft is complete and the Kansas City Chiefs ended up selecting nine players to add to their 2016 roster. The Chiefs were very busy on the third and final day of the draft selecting seven players. The first pick the Chiefs made in the fourth round was for an offensive line out […]
Washburn gives themselves a chance to win tie for the MIAA conference title
31-year-old Dustin Walker and one other killed a man after breaking into his apartment
A witness who saw the cutout being removed thought company employees were involved.
Attempting to collect a debt the woman and her accomplice went the wrong house and killed a 66-year-old woman
Felix Hernandez tied Jamie Moyer for the most wins in Seattle Mariners history, accomplishing it with just one hit of support in a 1-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. Seth Smith provided the lone run – and the only hit for the Mariners – leading off the sixth inning with a […]
The measure was defeated 74-45. A similar tactic was attempted last session and went down 82-27.
A male victim received a gunshot wound and was transported by medical personnel for treatment.
The Chiefs were busy wheeling and dealing again in the second round of the NFL Draft.
One of the best offensive linemen in program history, Kansas State’s Cody Whitehair was selected with the 25th pick of the second round, No. 56 overall, in the 2016 NFL Draft by the Chicago Bears on Friday evening. His selection extended K-State’s Big 12-leading streak with at least one player selected in the NFL Draft […]
Lt. Gen. Robert Brown is heading to Hawaii after 2 years as commander at Ft. Leavenworth
Wildlife officials say more than 150,000 shorebirds moved into the Cheyenne Bottoms last week
A DCF official says the texting plan will cost less than $5,000
An armed robbery prompted the lockdown
The annual Abdallah Shrine Rodeo is coming to Tonganoxie on Thursday May 26 & Friday May 27, and we have your tickets! Listen for your chance to win tickets to the rodeo May 9th – the 13th and then again, the 16th – 20th, and make sure you register below for the Grand Prize! The […]
Uncork Kansas says their plan would bring more than $40 million into the state’s economy
The Supreme Court has previously denied states’ attempts to sue Colorado over legalization
Three-time Grammy Award winners and multi-platinum artists Zac Brown Band will headline the first major concert event at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in nearly 30 years as K-State Athletics and Basis Entertainment announced today details for a one-of-a-kind Wildcat Kickoff music festival on Saturday, September 10. Joining Zac Brown Band’s headlining act will be multi-platinum […]
Republican Representative John Barker expressed concerns about not having a hearing on the House side on the measure before running it on the floor, so it was set aside.
The teacher’s comments came after a dispute with the student over the Pledge of Allegiance
Jones brings 30 years experience in law enforcement to the table and has been an active member of the community
Thursday was jam-packed with action from the high school sports world. Check out the results.
Pierre Ross Washington will serve a life sentence for shooting his estranged wife
State lawmakers are considering how to erase a budget shortfall, and Thursday, a Kansas Senate committee took a look at business taxes. Lawmakers held a hearing on a bill that would partially roll-back a tax exemption for business income. Jim Eschrich is a business owner who says the tax changes overall have been good, but he […]
Kansas Republican Sen. Pat Roberts is blocking a vote on the nomination of Eric Fanning to be the next Army secretary. At issue are efforts by the president to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and transfer detainees to the United States. Republican Sen. John McCain tried to secure a vote on Fanning, who […]
Folks from all around northeast Kansas have depended on Heinen Repair Service for 32 years. Whether it’s the tractor, machinery, car, construction equipment, lawn mower or chain saw, Bill and Nick Heinen & their knowledgeable employees can fix it and have been appreciated for their dedicated service. While Bill’s wife Diane has always been a […]
Jeff KIng calls Brownback’s proposed options to fix the budget shortfall “bad, worse and completely awful”
The Reverend Franklin Graham spoke on the Statehouse steps on Thursday as part of his Decision America Tour, and what he had to say to those assembled is more important than anything else I could say in this space today.
We can’t rule out a severe storm along and south of I-70
This is the sixth time the Chiefs have traded out of the first round. Other years 2004, 2001, 1993, 1975, 1973.
No. 27 Washburn Baseball built an early lead but faltered late, dropping a 7-5 contest in 10 innings against Central Oklahoma in the series opener on Thursday, April 28. WU (29-15, 18-15 MIAA) had 11 hits in the game but were outdone by UCO’s 17 hits and six runs in the final three innings. Nick Silva started […]
The son of the Rev. Billy Graham is urging Christians in Kansas to vote for other Christians who resist secularism
The city tennis star struggled a bit, but ended up being champion at end of day.
The Hutchinson-based hydraulics plant is cutting 30% of its workforce
The costumes are worth more than $1,000
Thursday’s voter fraud conviction marks the third that Sec. of State Kris Kobach has obtained
Employees at WBFF-TV in Baltimore say a man threatened to blow up the station
K-State’s Interfraternity Council wants the university to do more to assure students they’ll be protected against sexual violence
The “Liberty” statue was designed and built by the W.H. Mullins Co. of Salem, Ohio
Amanda Blackhorse was one of five people who filed a suit that led to the cancellation of the team’s trademark
The victim was showing off a newly purchased handgun when it went off. The bullet struck him in the head
Authorities have turned their attention to individuals associated with the man who died in a gunfight with federal agents
The jukebox in Nick’s head is running again, this time during a press conference…
We could see some flooding again if Friday storms drop a lot of rain.
LA uses the long ball to finish off the sweep against the Royals.
The men attacked two of the victims with a broken bottle
The man who ran from police was stopped when a train blocked his path
Listen to Seaman senior Joel Greene and Washburn Rural senior Morgan Henry.
A partnership with an area bank helped pay for 100 new bikes for the city’s bike share program
Heavy rains and a mechanical failure sent the unsanitary water rushing into the Kansas River
“Option 4” would require legislation to repeal the tax cuts enacted in 2012 and 2013 by Governor Brownback.
Jackson County deputies had to flatten the woman’s tires before she finally pulled over
High waters in western Shawnee County force more than 15 people from their homes
Economists say rates may not raise it again before the second half of this year
Fiorina endorsed Cruz after dropping out the GOP race earlier this year
The nation’s longest-serving GOP speaker was accused of sexually abusing at least 4 high school students
Who has the most powerful garden tractor in the Midwest? There’s heavy debate among the professional lawn mowing professionals, those who spend hours every week mowing their own lawns, the big gardeners and others who get a kick out of supping up their old and more modern garden tractors and lawn mowers. Answer’s to come, […]
Tuesday’s New England primaries see hope for Sander and Cruz slipping further away
The Osage County Sheriff’s Office is asking for information about two attempted break-ins at a Lyndon firearms dealer
Legislators returning to the State House Wednesday will be met with a mountain of budget issues
On the anniversary of the composition of the familiar tune, Nick Gosnell reminisces…
If water is over the road, turn around, don’t drown!
Kansas City has now lost two consecutive games.
At least 4 civil suits have been filed for sexual abuse against a former VA doctor in Leavenworth.
Flooded roadways are causing dangerous conditions to drivers
Rep. Jim Ward (D-Wichita) calls the Legislature’s refusal to audit the DCF “shameful”
Highways in Marshall County are closed until further notice due to high water
Hail, tornadoes and damaging winds are possible throughout the evening
Preliminary reports indicate Collins died from a self-inflected gunshot wound
Several events around the Capital City have been called off as severe weather approaches
A federal safety agency has cited the employer of a southeast Kansas man killed in a workplace accident with multiple violations
Brownback rejects federal funds for refugees, but can’t prevent them from coming into the state
Tons of action in the high school sporting world last night.
Police say this is the 7th time this year a child has died while co-sleeping
A government report shows the Kansas winter wheat crop is maturing at a faster rate than usual
The 28-year-old man was found suffering from a single gunshot wound.
Nowhere near all of this was enacted, but it kept us busy for a couple of months. In the style of Billy Joel…