This bill expands KDADS’ authority to conduct fingerprint-based background checks.
Chances of rain off and on through the weekend.
Francisco has been in the State Senate for 14 years and is a former mayor of Lawrence.
Dalton Xavier Lax was convicted of Attempted First Degree Murder for shooting Trevon Praylow when he was driving in the area of the 1600 block of SW Fillmore in May 2016.
State tournaments are starting up, get a preview of all the action with the man who knows it best.
Get a preview of Sporting Kansas City taking on Minnesota United coming up on Sunday.
Charges were filed against Kimberly Scneider as well as former director Keely Persinger.
Chief District Judge Julie Robinson noted that education is about more than equal treatment.
#kubball measurements at the combine. Dok at 273lbs with a 7.95% fat is pretty ridiculous. HUUUUUUDDDDDY! pic.twitter.com/0dSG5yh3A2 — Not a Jayhawk (@gifhawk) May 17, 2018 The NBA draft combine began on Thursday in Chicago. Five Kansas Jayhawks are in attendance this week (assuming you include Billy Preston). The group had their measurements taken and hoo […]
The attempted robbery happened in Wichita on Wednesday night at a Circle K.
Self will rappel down the 888 Lofts building in Lawrence to raise money for the Boys and Girls Club of Lawrence.
The Kansas RMI for May climbed to 56.2 from April’s 53.9.
The Sedgwick County commission approved the settlement Wednesday with Ashley Parker.
How bad are the Royals? Where do the Royals stack up in years past after 43 games.
Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer and State Treasurer Jake LaTurner visited the Down Syndrome Guild of Kansas City Thursday morning to sign the latest version of the ABLE Act. “The mission here at the Guild is to seek out that our entire community has the information and the education to broaden their horizons and foster positive […]
The consequences of time without oxygen to the brain can be dire, up to and including death.
Moran said it is important to have a philosophical discussion on whether or not Amtrak is viable on all of its routes in the long term, but he believes that once you’ve committed to a course of action that you should keep your word.
Warm, generally tranquil weather continues today.
Royals fall behind 3-0 to Rays and can’t get make the comeback.
A precocious golfer and a soccer captain.
Sgt. Clayton Barth noticed the crash while he was running work errands on Tuesday.
First contested in 1991, the Gold Cup has been held exclusively in the United States on 11 occasion
Emily Glass, stepmom of missing Lucas Hernandez, has been acquitted of child endangerment in an unrelated case involving her own daughter.
Police say that four people admitted to shooting the cows but offered no justification.
The black bear might have migrated to southwest Kansas due to drought conditions in surrounding states.
The bomb threat led to the evacuation of the college campus in Highland.
To find out more about what Facebook is doing, go to facebook.com/accessibility.
USA to face Japan in double header at Children’s Mercy Park.
Twenty-eight-year-old Anthony J. Forshee of Berryton was northbound Saturday in the 3500 block of SE Croco Road when a south turning FedEx truck collided with him.
Given the partnerships between the federal government and state governments historically on highways and President Trump’s desire to upgrade the nation’s infrastructure, Governor Colyer believes the time is ripe for such study at the state level.
It’s just impossible to take the boy out of a cowboy. Living proof is lifetime cowboy Ron Snoddy, active member of the Burlingame Saddle Club. He’ll be 77-year-old in just a few weeks, but age is no detriment for a real cowboy. Snoddy is entered in the bull riding in the first performance of the […]
Martin Kerr of Wellington was convicted of stealing more than $7,000 in donations meant for an 11-year-old burn victim.
Svaty is the first Democrat to announce a running mate, but all candidates must make their choice by the filing deadline on June 1.
Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer and a group of fellow governors are backing President Donald Trump’s nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize.
Incumbent Lynn Jenkins will not seek re-election.
Clouds will drift in later today, but it should be nice for the most part.
The officers arrested a male suspect immediately and the victim was transported to an area hospital in critical condition.
Kennedy struggles to start game and Herrera can’t keep it tied.
Listen to 33 year scribe Kevin Haskin recap a great career with the Capital Journal.
Is Justin Houston worth the 20 million dollar cap hit, the guys take a look at the pass rushers last few years.
What is the latest on the jayhawk basketball team and their future with transfers and NBA combine attendees plus how will sports gambling affect college athletics.
What is the latest news on the sports gambling front in Kansas.
Three dollar gas is definitely on the table, if things keep going the way they are.
A person wrongfully convicted of a crime will now be eligible for $65,000 for each year of incarceration.
The Legislature will likely not have an opportunity to do anything about the decision until they return for the 2019 session in January.
U.S. District Judge Eric Melgren on Monday reset the sentencing date to September 6th for Patrick Stein, Gavin Wright and Curtis Allen.
Investigators are still working on a cause. If you have more information about this fire, call Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.
A few morning storms are still possible today.
The protest was one of more than 30 across the country on Monday demanding new programs to fight systemic poverty and racism, immediate attention to ecological devastation and measures to curb militarism and the war economy.
Royals have winning run at third with one out in the ninth but can’t get Jay home.
The Governor has now signed 107 bills into law this session. By law, the Kansas governor has 10 calendar days to sign bills into law, veto bills or allow bills to become law without his signature.
Lucas Duda put on the 10-day disabled list with Right foot plantar fasciitis.
A saddle’s not even required, yet there’ll be plenty of Western action for all. It’s the annual Rodeo Days at Burlingame, “where the rail crosses the trail,” right on Highway 56, Saturday, May 19, announced Mark Hecht, local Chamber of Commerce official-businessman-enthusiast. “We have a packed line-up of activities set this year for our community […]
The multi-million dollar physical fitness campaign has named Lincoln Elementary School in Fredonia, Jardine Middle School in Topeka and Uniontown USD 235 in Uniontown as the state’s most outstanding schools for demonstrating leadership in getting and keeping their students fit.
The lawsuit alleges a teacher did nothing to help after the black student complained about the treatment in a study hall.
Vice Mayor Lisa Larsen and Commissioners Jennifer Ananda and Matthew Herbert have expressed interest in the concept.
Kansas was 48th overall in the survey. Only Utah, Iowa and Minnesota had better numbers.
On Monday morning, the Supreme Court struck down a long-standing law against sports gambling in the United States. This opens the door for states to decide whether or not they want to allow sports betting. BREAKING: Supreme Court strikes down federal anti sports gambling law, gives states go-ahead to allow betting on sports. — The Associated […]
Ed Pavey, longtime director of the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center (KLETC), will retire in June after leading the institution for nearly a quarter-century.
A stormy pattern begins today.
This is the second fatal motorcycle accident in Reno County in the last 2 weeks.
The investigation continues. If you have any information relating to this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.
Claire Brooks of Salina was taken to an Emporia hospital for treatment.
Duffy gives up 9 runs in jusg three and one third innings.
Star shortstop blasts two homers as Indians even series.
Royals rally back from five runs down to win.
Ichabods go 0-2 at regionals.
Most states already allow such vending machines, and Kansas Lottery officials see them as a way to boost sales.
A new Kansas law makes it illegal for police to have sex with people they stop for traffic violations or detain during criminal investigations.
Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer signed a bill Thursday providing families with access to body camera footage within 20 days of a request when there is a death of someone who interacts with police.
48-year-old Daniel Russo III has been charged in Nemaha County District Court with two counts of sexual exploitation of a child. He is scheduled to make his first appearance in a Nemaha County courtroom on June 4th.
Colyer became governor in January.
The suspect now awaits extradition to Kansas where he faces a charge related to making terroristic threats.
While Narcan is a valuable tool to address the symptoms of the opioid epidemic, the Lawrence Police Department is committed to working with our partnering agencies in this program to identify ways to combat opioid use, as well as get treatment to those that are addicted, with the ultimate goal being to rid our community of the disastrous effects of these powerful drugs.
General Admission tickets are $40 in advance, with VIP passes at $70. Tickets for designated drivers are $20.
If the Kansas Legislature is compelled to return to deal with school funding by the Kansas Supreme Court, or if the Court finds the current plan Constitutional, it could impact the Governor’s race.
Loss in the case is estimated at $5,000.
The Manhattan Mercury reports about $6.3 million will affect all the university’s colleges and $3 million will come from Kansas State Research and Extension.
Washburn falls in walk-off fashion.
Andrew J. Pleviak declined to make a statement before he was sentenced Friday to time served and a year of supervised release. He pleaded guilty in February to exceeding authorized access to a government computer.
The U.S. attorney’s office says Juan Carlos Carmona was charged Thursday with two federal counts. It wasn’t immediately known whether he had an attorney.
This Sunday is Mother’s Day, and sometimes it’s easy to forget how much many of our mothers do for us. I could write about how I still can talk to my mom for hours about football when I call home, or about how fun it was when we went to a Cubs game together last […]
Royals lead 4-0 four batters in, but game and series slip away.
The Salina Journal reports prosecutors say Rodgers agreed to kill Shelby for 40-year-old James Pavey. He expected to be paid with drugs or money.
There was an estimated $1,000 of damage to the hotel room.
The Kansas City Star reports that the suit was filed Tuesday in federal court against the Lansing School District.
Surveillance video was shown but didn’t capture the key portions of what prosecutors alleged happened in February when the toddler wandered away from a birthday celebration.
Following controversial cases in Wichita, Topeka and in Barber County regarding the release of body camera footage, changes were made by the Legislature and Governor Colyer put his signature to them Thursday.
Goossen recently finished his work with the Kansas Center for Economic Growth where he served as the senior fellow providing critical expertise on the state’s budget crisis during the past five years.
Consumers can find more information about how to protect themselves from data breaches at www.InYourCornerKansas.org.
It still feels more like summer than spring.
If you have any information related to this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.
Duda’s three RBI lead Royals but bullpen blows game in 8th.
Max Kautsch says regents could’ve violated state law when they gathered in a closed-door session to approve Bernadette Gray-Little’s salary as special adviser.
The fair is working to have the fraudulent sites removed from Google’s search engine.
Shawnee County District Judge Teresa Watson on Wednesday set a May 21 hearing in a lawsuit filed last month by Attorney General Derek Schmidt.
Looking ahead as the spring season hits the homestretch.
The Kansas Department of Revenue plans to lay off nearly 60 employees.
Fitz chimes in with his weekly Wildcat-centric segment.
More than two dozen firefighters and 10 trucks battled the fire for more than three hours Saturday.