Brownback says the new center shouldn’t affect the five existing Amazon facilities in Kansas
An 8 a.m. meeting in Topeka over state and local voting rules wasn’t announced until Monday afternoon
Nick Gosnell opines on regulations and state’s rights.
More storms will form later today into tonight, but the location largely depends on where this morning’s storms die out and leave a boundary behind.
The teen was taken to the hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries
The Shawnee County Baseball Hall of Fame inducted eight members for the class of 2016 on Monday night. Former major league pitcher Jerry Robertson; the 1961 Topeka Reds minor league baseball team; longtime coach and league administrator Claude Hays; former minor league pitcher and multi-sport athlete Lon Kruger; former minor league outfielder Charlie Lord; longtime SCABA […]
Giancarlo Stanton wore out Petco Park with a record display of power in the All-Star Home Run Derby on Monday night, peppering every landmark from the left field corner to center field. Stanton hit 20 homers in the final round to best defending champion Todd Frazier of the Chicago White Sox. Overall, the Miami Marlins […]
Twenty-four workers laid off by Spirit AeroSystem in 2013 have sued the aircraft parts maker alleging it targeted older workers covered by its health insurance who had costly medical conditions
A federal task force arrested a man suspected of holding up a Topeka Arby’s and Long John Silvers
Robert Bulk has been placed on leave and asked to resign from his post as co-chair of the Kansas Democratic Party.
A sheriff says two bailiffs and a gunman are dead at a western Michigan courthouse where a shooting happened
One southbound lane oh Highway 75 is closed near 214th Rd. after a fatal accident
The Westboro Baptist Church is not thrilled about being used as a local hotspot for Pokemon GO
The 42-year-old KCMO was ordered to spend 8+ years in prison
Oklahoma is second cheapest at $2 a gallon, Missouri is 4th at $2.01, and Kansas is 12th at $2.09.
Two male suspects allegedly stole items from the J.C. Penney inside Westridge Mall
Trooper Ben Gardner says it takes just seconds for the driving situation to change, so you need to be focused on the road as much as possible.
Again this year, there will be lots of swirling, sniffing and sipping going on at the 19th AnnualGrape Escape 2016, A Toast to the Arts on Friday, August 12, 2016 at 6:00 PM
Police are waiting the results of an autopsy for details surrounding the death
The $2 million winner was from Northeast Kansas.
Hillary Clinton’s campaign says that former Democratic rival Bernie Sanders will join her at a New Hampshire event on Tuesday where he plans to endorse her
The state’s third largest county, a traditional Democratic stronghold, lost about 7,000 voters over the last 2 years
Nick Gosnell turns to verse to express his thoughts on the continued protests across the nation.
Crews in Wichita have been searching for a man who was reported missing while kayaking in the Arkansas River
A sheriff in southern Kansas says calm has been restored after dozens of inmates created a disturbance that included overturning tables and breaking security cameras
Chances of rain settle in tonight.
The Seattle Mariners desperately wanted to go into the All-Star break with a winning record. Robinson Cano and Adam Lind homered in a five-run seventh inning and the Mariners held off the Kansas City Royals 8-5 on Sunday. Cano’s two-run shot to deep right field for his 21st home run of the season extended the […]
Mason Finley, an eight-time All-American while donning the Crimson and Blue at Kansas from 2010-12, secured the American discus championship Friday afternoon at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials at Hayward Field. The victory marked Finley’s first senior discus title and earned him his first bid to the Olympics Games. Finley’s qualification made him the third […]
Salvador Perez picked a perfect time for his first pickoff of the season. The star catcher homered, then helped protect the lead by trapping Kyle Seager off first base in the eighth inning to lead the Kansas City Royals over the Seattle Mariners 5-3 Saturday. Perez hit a solo home run off the foul pole […]
Roman Candle fireworks were ignited during the robbery
The amount of campers was unknown going into Saturday morning for Michael Wilhoite’s first youth football camp. The turnout however was way more then expected for the former Washburn University and Highland Park standout. The morning session included 195 participants ranging from seven to 13 year olds and then the afternoon session had 40 kids […]
An attorney for a suburban Minneapolis police officer who killed a black motorist says the officer reacted to the man’s gun, not his race
Kansas AG Derek Schmidt joined 9 other states in a lawsuit over the rights of transgender students
Haider al-Abadi describes the recapture of the Qayara air base as “important” to the long-awaited military operation to retake the IS-held city of Mosul
Public schools in Kansas dodged a bullet last month thanks to an eleventh-hour, bi-partisan resolution to fix the equity portion of the state’s school finance bill, but the fight isn’t over.
Hisashi Iwakuma pitched into the seventh inning, Seattle scored the go-ahead runs on Yordano Ventura’s wild pitch and the Mariners held on to beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Friday night. Iwakuma (9-6) allowed one run, five hits and three walks over 6 2/3 innings, striking out six. He kept the Royals off balance […]
Another influential agricultural group is backing the Republican primary challenger to U.S. Rep. Tim Huelskamp in the sprawling 1st District of western and central Kansas
OSHA is looking into a Kansas wind farm after two injuries in one week
The News That Matters for Friday, July 8th.
An Overland Park officer allegedly made a Facebook post that appeared to be threatening a child
Gary Gillom, 29, is wanted in connection with two armed robberies in Topeka last month
19-year-old Jessie Hughes turned himself in to police
Locations that may have been affected in Kansas include those in Clay Center, Hays, Hillsboro, Kansas City, Lawrence, Leavenworth, Liberal, Lyons, Ottawa and Topeka.
The Dallas police chief says it appears two snipers shot 11 police officers during protests, and four of the officers are dead.
The Shawnee County Election Office will help voters check on their registration status, preview new voting machines
An 18-year-old inmate has escaped from Phillips County Jail in northern Kansas
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At this time individuals are being asked to stay out of the area to allow assessment efforts to continue.
Police say the suspect is a male of unknown age and race
The Senate seargant at arms issued a lockdown alert for the building and visitor center, saying police activity has been reported
The suspect was taken without incident after he pulled a knife while arguing with two women
Nick Gosnell’s thoughts on the Dallas shooting.
The front is south of us along the Kansas/Oklahoma border. That should keep storms south of the area for the most part.
Debris from the storm has interfered with search and rescue efforts
Salvador Perez ripped a double off the wall in the ninth inning, scoring Whit Merrifield and Jarrod Dyson and giving the Kansas City Royals a 4-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night. Merrifield doubled off Steve Cishek (2-5) leading off the inning, then Kendrys Morales got plunked on the foot. Dyson came in […]
Numbers at the facility have dropped by 30 percent over the last 6 years
Kansas officials say a voluntary mentoring program for welfare recipients has only attracted 13 participants since starting 6 months ago
FBI Director James Comey is emphatically denying that he coordinates his decision not to prosecute Hillary Clinton with the White House or anyone else
Wichita police say a 26-year-old man shot and killed his former girlfriend before killing himself
The News That Matters for Thursday, July 7th.
The last date to register for the August 2nd primary is July 12th.
A representative from the Kansas Association of School Boards says they tell their members to be careful when expressing support in an election year.
The infant was taken to a Kansas City hospital and listen in serious, but stable condition
Number-two-son of world champion cowboy-country-music-hitmaker Chris LeDoux has the genes, certain ability, more than ample desire, and Ned LeDoux is keeping the family surname alive and well. Knowing the cowboy life inside and out from growing up on the family ranch, with four siblings near Kaycee, Wyo., Ned LeDoux has followed in Dad’s boot steps […]
The commissioners of the five autonomy conferences have announced an agreement in concept on changes they will propose that are intended to give students who play sports more time off. The purpose of the changes is to rebalance the student experience between athletics and campus life, providing students with more time to focus on other […]
The 18-year-old female’s death is being investigated as a homicide
The man convicted of killing abortion provider George Tiller is expected to return to a Kansas courtroom
Details are scarce regarding a shooting that saw a victim dropped off at an Ottawa hospital
Audio of this commentary is below. If you have listened to this feature for very long, you know that I am fascinated by words and how people use them. When looking at two stories we have covered this week, I noted that one word was inserted in both stories, despite the vast difference in the […]
Authorities have charged three people in the death of a 66-year-old Kansas man reported missing in southeast Missouri
People across Topeka woke up to a mess this morning after a severe thunderstorm swept across the area
Bill Cosby’s lawyers will ask a Pennsylvania judge to either throw out his criminal sex assault case or force his accuser to testify before trial
Michael Saunders hit a solo home run in the fourth inning and singled home the winning run in the eighth as the Toronto Blue Jays completed a three-game sweep of Kansas City, beating the Royals 4-2 on Wednesday. Toronto won its fifth straight, while its 2015 ALCS opponent dropped its fourth in a row. Edwin […]
The lawmaker is accusing superintendents of working to defeat incumbent Republicans in November
Police are asking for information leading to there whereabouts of a man accused of dragging an officer down the street
Construction has officially started on a new facility that will allow easier loading of cargo between trains and trucks in central Kansas
Sedgwick County commissioners are officially asking the Kansas Legislature to ban immigrants living in the U.S. illegally from receiving in-state tuition or help from a federal nutrition program
The U.S. Army says imprisoned transgender soldier Chelsea Manning was briefly hospitalized this week, though few details have been provided
The News That Matters for Wednesday, July 6th.
Happiness is promised for all with old fashion country family fun this week at Richmond, Kansas, according to Sarah Peters, hardworking enthusiast and promoter for the traditional Franklin County affair. It’s the 92nd annual Richmond Free Fair kicking off Thursday morning, July 7, with entering of exhibits, and judging throughout the afternoon. The horse show […]
Congressman Tim Huelskamp believes that the decision not to indict Clinton is ‘all about politics’.
A federal appeals court has upheld a judge’s decision throwing out a class-action lawsuit brought by investors against aircraft parts maker Spirit AeroSystems and four of its executives
Two women who are suing Kansas State University for refusing to investigate complaints that they were raped off-campus are getting support from the federal government
The argument will take place September 21st at 9 a.m.
The Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act will be voted on this week.
It’s been awhile, but Pat returns to the mats for his latest challenge.
About 8,400 troops will remain in the country when Obama leaves office
The woman died after a KHP trooper who was responding to an accident lost control of his patrol car and slammed into her vehicle
Both men admitted to holding up two Wichita gas stations in December 2015
A judge ordered 52-year-old David Michael Younger to serve 195 months in prison on Tuesday
A federal judge has blocked Kansas from cutting off Medicaid funding for two Planned Parenthood affiliates
Trump told supporters in North Carolina that the former Iraqi president killed terrorists “so good”
The head of Britain’s Iraq War inquiry has released a damning verdict on a conflict he says was mounted on flawed intelligence, executed with “wholly inadequate” planning
Nick Gosnell doesn’t think yesterday’s FBI press conference changed anything.
The senior from Kansas City reportedly shot himself outside of an on-campus apartment building
Civil rights groups are calling on the Kansas Sec. of State to rescind instructions to local election officials
Heat indices could reach close to 110 this afternoon.
A Leavenworth woman is charged with premeditated first-degree murder in the death of her 85-year-old mother
Josh Donaldson hit two solo home runs, Troy Tulowitzki had a three-run blast and the Toronto Blue Jays connected four times to beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 on Tuesday night. Fresh off being named a reserve to the AL All-Star team, Donaldson went 3 for 4 and scored four runs while the Blue Jays […]
Four Royals have been selected to represent the American League in the 2016 All-Star Game, Major League Baseball announced today. Catcher Salvador Perez and first baseman Eric Hosmer will be in the starting lineup in the Midsummer Classic set for Tuesday, July 12 at San Diego’s PETCO Park. Relief pitchers Wade Davis and Kelvin Herrera […]