The Kansas City Chiefs improved their need at receiver with the addition of wide receiver Jeremy Maclin. According to several media outlets Maclin will sign with the Chiefs once free agency opens up on Tuesday, March 10th. Maclin, the former Missouri standout, had a tremendous season last year, recording 1,318 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns. Eytan […]
A House panel heard testimony over a plan to ditch the state’s current school financing arrangement with block grants Monday.
Bonnie Henrickson, head women’s basketball coach at the University of Kansas since 2004, has been relieved of her duties, KU Athletics Director Sheahon Zenger announced Monday. “Bonnie has been an outstanding representative of the University of Kansas and Kansas Athletics,” Zenger said. “It came down to the fact that we expect this program to rank […]
Obama says U.S. needs to position itself for a constantly changing global economy.
University of Oklahoma’s Sigma Alpha Epsilon will close and its members will be suspended.
Hensley called Kobach’s comments “despicable beyond the pale.”
It will be partly cloudy and a little cooler but still very mild today with highs topping out in the mid 60s. Lows tonight will fall into the upper 30s to around 40 under partly cloudy skies. Tuesday will be mostly sunny and a little warmer with afternoon temperatures warming back to around 70. Wednesday […]
Kansas lawmakers hear arguments over controversial plan to replace school funding with block grants.
Peter Vermes Benny Feilhaber Ike Opara Sporting Kansas City opened the 2015 season with a 1-1 draw at Sporting Park against the NY Red Bulls. Sporting Park was sold out for the 54th straight MLS match in front over 19,000 fans. Scoring Summary: Ike Opara 50′ SKC 1-0 Lloyd Sam 54′ NYRB 1-1 […]
Fire Officials urge residents to change the batteries in their smoke alarms with this weekend’s time change.
Pittsburg State got 24 points off of turnovers as they won their first MIAA Tournament Championship. The Gorillas shot .600 from the three point line in the 91-65 victory over Missouri Southern. PSU used an 11-0 run starting at the 11:30 mark in the first half to build an advantage that would grow to 19 […]
Authorities are asking anyone with information to come forward.
The leadership of the United Arab Emirates donated $5 million dollars to the hospital’s reconstruction.
The paper says 90 percent of the state’s richest districts would gain state aid, but 80 percent of the poorest districts would lose money.
Emergency responders pronounced Harrison Rosenbaum dead at the scene. The National Transportation Safety Board will investigate.
After becoming the first Sooner to lead the Big 12 in scoring since 2008-09, junior guard Buddy Hield has been named the Big 12 Player of the Year. Iowa State’s Jameel McKay was chosen as Defensive Player of the Year, while OU’s TaShawn Thomas is the Newcomer of the Year. Texas forward Myles Turner is […]
The families said they hope the week will help people overcome acts of hate and embrace diversity.
Quality Record Pressings says once the presses are restored, they will double the company’s capacity.
After the most competitive season in Big 12 history, the bracket is set for the 2015 Phillips 66 Big 12 Men’s Basketball Championship. The Kansas Jayhawks earned the regular-season title and will be the No. 1 seed. It marks the 15th outright or shared crown in 19 seasons for KU, who has accomplished the feat […]
Oficials in Australia, Malaysia and China say they are still optimistic the plane will be found.
Last season, Shawnee Heights was one of the best teams left out of the state tournament. This year, the Thunderbirds saw their opportunity to end a 13-year drought. Led by senior point guard Tez Scroggins’ 24 points, Heights advanced to the Class 5A state tournament for the first time since 2002 after a 75-58 win […]
Boys Basketball Class 1A-DI Sub-State TournamentHanover 58, Osborne 38Pratt Skyline 42, Macksville 27Satanta 58, Hodgeman County 42Stockton 56, Hoxie 49 Class 1A-DII Sub-State TournamentHutchinson Central Christian 61, Sylvan-Lucas 48St. John’s Beloit-Tipton 65, Northern Valley 47Wallace County 42, Greeley County 30Wheatland-Grinnell 52, Western Plains 43 Class 2A Sub-State TournamentCentral Plains 62, Ellinwood 26Ellis 62, Hill City […]
Lewis said he and others returned to the bridge to be renewed, inspired and reminded of the need to work toward justice and equality.
The season is back to 0-0. It’s sub-state week and each team is trying to reach the same destination: state tournament. Below are the records of each team in sub-state pairings involving Shawnee County teams. Brackets are also posted below. For all other sub-state brackets. check those out right here. Boys 6A Sub-State: Junction City […]
Texas used a stellar defensive effort, including an opponent school record-high 14 blocked shots, to post a 62-49 win over Kansas State on Saturday afternoon before 12,053 at the Frank Erwin Center. With the loss, K-State (15-16, 8-10 Big 12) dropped to the No. 8 seed in next week’s Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship […]
Ella Rosenkranz will compete in May in the Scipps Howard National Spelling Bee in Washington D.C.
Bill Self Mason and Landen Lucas NORMAN, Okla. — Buddy Hield scored on a tip-in with 0.2 seconds left to give No. 15 Oklahoma a 75-73 victory over No. 9 Kansas on Saturday. Hield got up high and got both hands on Jordan Woodard’s missed layup. Hield finished with 18 points and seven rebounds to […]
The Washburn Ichabod baseball team picked up a doubleheader sweep winning its 12th and 13th games in a row after topping Pittsburg State 2-1 and 8-4 in game two Saturday at Falley Field. The Ichabods will look for the four-game sweep on Sunday starting at 1 p.m. Game 1 – Washburn 2, Pittsburg State 1A […]
A Ford County jail official told The Associated Press on Saturday that Matthew P. Pennell is being held on $75,000 bond.
SE Kansas Casino Partners LLC is withdrawing its application for a $140 million facility.
Authorities have found a man’s body in a western Kansas park and arrested a suspect after he repeatedly shot at officers. Norton police said in a news release that an officer was investigating a report of a man with a gun Friday night when shots were fired. Officers began searching and found that an unidentified […]
TurboTax is the most popular do-it-yourself tax preparation software in the U.S.
The department said the new rate was based on more comprehensive federal data. The previous figure was 1.3 percent.
Obama will speak in Selma to commemorate the day in 1965 when police attacked marchers demonstrating for voting rights.
A former state television reporter says she made the film to dramatize the health and societal costs of China’s severe pollution problems.
Seaman saw its late lead fall, but the Lady Vikes took control right after that. After giving up a 15-point advantage in the final 10 minutes of the game, Seaman outscored Shawnee Heights 10-4 in overtime to win 58-52 to advance to the Class 5A state tournament for the second year in a row. Shawnee […]
Boys Basketball Class 6A Sub-State TournamentLawrence 60, SM East 45 Olathe East 70, Olathe Northwest 60 Wichita East 83, Wichita Southeast 63 Wichita South 52, Wichita Campus 43Derby 69, Washburn Rural 46 Maize 61, Garden City 48 Olathe North 57, BV North 56 SM North 58, SM West 52 Class 3A Sub-State Tournament Beloit 69, […]
In the most significant change, the CIA would break down the age-old wall between the agency’s operations and analytical arms.
The U.S. rig count peaked at 4,530 in 1981 and bottomed at 488 in 1999.
The Department of Labor also says the state’s private-sector employment grew over the previous year.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Friday that the club has released defensive tackle Vance Walker. Walker (6-2, 305) has played in 88 games (28 starts) in six NFL seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs (2014), Oakland Raiders (2013) and Atlanta Falcons (2009-12). His career numbers include 138 tackles (96 solo), […]
The court ruling handed down Friday affirmed Adam Longoria’s capital murder conviction in the death of Alicia DeBolt.
Dr. Sanjay Kahurana was golfing Thursday when he saw the plane “drop like a rock” about 50 yards in front of him.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) _ The NCAA has suspended Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim for nine games for academic, drug and gifts violations committed primarily by the men’s basketball program. The governing body said Friday the school will be on probation for five years. The team must vacate wins in which ineligible students participated. The punishment also […]
The nose of the plane came to rest just feet from icy Flushing Bay. Cranes were used overnight to remove the plane, which has been taken to a hangar.
Over the past year, 3.3 million more Americans have gotten jobs.
Witnesses say David Kensinger’s behavior was rude and hostile toward teacher.
Many people expressed concern over network’s name because acronym is also used by terrorist group.
We will see a nice, extended stretch of mild weather between now and next Thursday. It will be mostly sunny today with highs warming back into the mid and upper 50s. Saturday will be sunny and a little warmer as temperatures top out in the lower 60s. Under partly cloudy skies Sunday highs will slip […]
A Riley County man accused of child sex exploitation’s nabbed by police in northern Arizona.
A state high court justice appointed by Governor Brownback removes himself from education lawsuit.
Lawmakers find out today how a Republican plan for school financing affects each district.
Boys Basketball Class 5A Sub-State Tournament Blue Valley Southwest 67, St. James Academy 47 BV West 62, KC Harmon 35 Emporia 55, Salina South 47 Goddard-Eisenhower 55, Liberal 40 Kapaun Mount Carmel 54, Arkansas City 30 Maize South 72, Great Bend 36 Shawnee Heights 60, Leavenworth 39 Topeka Seaman 71, Highland Park 57 Andover Central […]
Seaman senior Joe Miller saw Highland Park drill shot after shot in the first half. The second half was his time and the Vikings’. Miller scored 14 points of his 21 points in the third quarter, combining with juniors Ryan Zeferjahn and Reid Morgart in a 71-57 take down of Highland Park. The Scots started […]
The fugitives are wanted in connection with the Feb. 8 shooting.
Republicans say their plan to replace the state’s school funding formula includes a funding boost.
A Fire Department official says Ford’s plane came down shortly after 2pm.
A legislative panel’s passes a measure shifting higher education money away from KU and K-State.
The choppers flew more than 100 ROTC cadets to Fort Riley after a march on campus.
The Washburn Ichabod basketball men’s season had its season come to an end with a 71-61 loss to Northwest Missouri in the MIAA Tournament quarterfinals in Municipal Auditorium. Washburn finishes the season 16-16. Washburn fell behind early at 12-5 in the first six minutes of play, but would come back and take the lead at […]
Manning is serving a 35-year sentence at Ft. Leavenworth for leaking reams of war logs, diplomatic cables and battlefield video.
3/5/2015 | Men’s Basketball | Box Score KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Washburn Ichabod basketball men’s season had its season come to an end with a 71-61 loss to Northwest Missouri in the MIAA Tournament quarterfinals in Municipal Auditorium. Washburn finishes the season 16-16. Washburn fell behind early at 12-5 in the first six minutes […]
Michael Traveny faces a preliminary hearing March 17.
KU head coach Bill Self held his weekly press conference on Thursday at Allen Fieldhouse. #9 Kansas closes out the regular season Saturday @ #15 Oklahoma. Self discussed the status of injured forward Perry Ellis and the latest on Cliff Alexander’s eligibility.
A spokesperson for the Senate said the chamber has not yet scheduled Gardner’s final confirmation, but it will be within 20 days.
Passengers left the plane by way of aircraft slides, and were seen walking through the snow.
National Guard soldiers are firing up Humvees to make emergency medical runs and to rescue stranded motorists.
The sheriffs from Colorado, Kansas and Nebraska say Colorado’s 2012 marijuana legalization vote violates federal law.
The 21-year-old man was on the run for less than 20 minutes.
King Phillip Amman Reu-El avoided the death penalty by pleading no contest as jury selection began for a trial in the deaths of two women.
Lippert needed 80 stitches to his face and doctors say he also had surgery on an arm to repair damaged tendons and nerves.
Samsung Electronics’ share fell further to 11.3 percent, compared to 22.2 percent a year earlier.
A legislative branch releases a report on whether the city’s Heartland Park proposal meets the intent of STAR bond financing.
Two Appeals Court Judge applicants not revealed by Governor Brownback’s office have spoken out.
Kansas lawmakers are looking at placing certain restrictions on people who get state aid.
It is going to be bright but chilly today with highs only reaching the mid 30s with full sunshine. Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will settle into the lower to mid 20s. Friday will be sunny and warmer as temperatures top out in the lower 50s. Warmer weather is on tap for the weekend […]
State legislators are using recent low turnout to push for moving local elections from spring to fall.
A pro business group wants scheduled tax cuts for Kansans to remain in place.
Legislators will introduce a proposal to change financing of public schools.
Friends are raising money the help the family of 30-year old Jarod “Edify” Coonce.
Boys Basketball Class 6A Sub-State TournamentLawrence 79, SM Northwest 45Olathe East 54, BV Northwest 46Olathe Northwest 72, Gardner-Edgerton 65, OTSM East 46, SM South 45Wichita Campus 53, Dodge City 52Wichita East 76, Wichita North 53Wichita South 45, Wichita West 35Wichita Southeast 84, Topeka 68BV North 57, Olathe South 45Derby 63, Junction City 41Garden City 46, […]
(March 4, 2015) — Sporting Kansas City unveiled the team’s new primary jersey for the 2015 season on Wednesday during Sporting EVOLUTION at the Uptown Shoppes Event Space as part of Major League Soccer’s third annual Jersey Week. The new uniform is available to buy in men’s, women’s and youth styles at shop.sportingkc.com, which offers free returns […]
Seaman senior Tatyana Legette didn’t score and once she picked up her foul in the first quarter, trouble was brewing for the Lady Vikes. That didn’t matter as fellow seniors Cassidy Henry and Rachel Heald kept Seaman afloat until Legette was back on the floor in the decisive second quarter in a 52-42 victory over […]
Kansas men’s basketball coach Bill Self has been named one of 15 finalists for the 2015 Naismith Men’s Coach of the Year Award, the Atlanta Tip-Off Club announced Wednesday. In his 12th season at Kansas, Self has guided the Jayhawks to an unprecedented 11-consecutive Big 12 Conference regular-season titles, including the 2014-15 crown. The 11-straight […]
Dusty Douglas has been with Goodyear since 1993, including four years in management at the company’s plant in Santiago, Chile.
The justices will determine if the law makes people in all 50 states eligible for subsidies.
The pipeline would transport oil from Canada to Gulf Coast refineries.
Keith says the father was able to walk through a scanner without needing the cane, which went through another security device.
Kathryn Gardner faced fierce questioning Wednesday by Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Jeff King.
The bill outlaws the dilation and evacuation procedure and redefines it as “dismemberment abortion.”
The Finlay’s home near Kendall sits on the line that divides the Mountain and Central time zones.
A CURB attorney calculates the requested increase is 10 – 12 percent for residential customers.
The city is asking drivers to instead use SW 17th and SW 25th from Washburn or Topeka Blvd.
Tsarnaev had no reaction and continued to look straight ahead, not at the jury, not at the prosecutor.
2,638 out of 23,420 registered voters participated, resulting in a 10 percent turnout.
Budget Director Shawn Sullivan says the state’s revenue picture is still too uncertain to back off the cuts.
At least three suspects are being sought.
There have been recent restrictions on prescribing painkillers while the heroin supply’s increasing.
Snow will fall mainly south of I-70 today while skies partially clear along and north of I-70 this afternoon. Highs today will range from the upper 20s to lower 30s. Under clear skies tonight lows will drop into the upper single digits to around 10. Thursday will be sunny and a little warmer with highs […]
Bill Self Frank Mason Frank Mason, Devonte Graham, Jamari Traylor LAWRENCE, Kan. — Frank Mason III capped one of the biggest comebacks in Allen Fieldhouse history by scoring the last eight points in overtime to lead No. 9 Kansas past No. 20 West Virginia 76-69 on Tuesday night for the Jayhawks’ 11th consecutive Big […]