Jim Barnett sees this as a strong-arm tactic of a special interest group trying to influence the governor.
The “Land in Kansas” marketing campaign will present a bold and direct message to businesses in key industries to start or expand operations in Kansas.
Kansas economy is growing according to the survey. The Kansas RMI was up to 56.9 this month. A number over 50 is the sign of a growing economy.
There’s a chance a morning storm could hold together and we might see one pop up this afternoon.
If you’d like to communicate with the IRS by phone, you should initiate the call at (800) 829-1040.
With a $2 million gift from KU alumnus Daniel Logan and his wife, Gladys Cofrin, KU will launch the Cofrin-Logan Center for Addiction Research & Treatment. KU acting provost Carl Lejuez helped launch a similar center at the University of Maryland before coming to KU. “It allows us to kind of combine both state-of-the-art research […]
In 2000, about one-third of Kansas students were receiving free or reduced price meals. This has increased to nearly 50 percent, especially following the Great Recession in 2008. Also, special education students have increased from 50,000 to 70,000 in that same period.
Topeka firefighters were kept busy by seven separate acts of arson in a little over a half hour’s time that began just before midnight Tuesday and extended into Wednesday morning.
We can’t rule out an isolated storm later today and they’ll become more widespread tonight, but everyone will still not necessarily get wet.
Hensley has his own political reasons for pointing this out, as Republican Richard Hilderbrand who was appointed to the seat when LaTurner was appointed to the State Treasurer’s job has a Democratic opponent in the special election in November.
There are seven Republicans running in the August 7 primary. Davis does not have a primary opponent.
Overland Park was in the bottom ten of stressed cities in all but one major area.
The primaries for the Republican and Democratic parties will be held August 7.
The plan looks at housing, Main Street development and infrastructure, among other rural issues.
Chances at rain continue to linger, but not everyone will get wet.
It’s also important to note that there are a lot of deductions available for things like donating time or travel to non-profit organizations and the like, but anything you claim on your taxes needs proof to go with it.
Independent candidate for Kansas Governor, Greg Orman released the first portion of his Problem Solving Platform last week. “I want to make the Governor’s office much more accessible, not only to lawmakers, but also to the people of Kansas,” said Orman. “I think one of the criticisms we’ve heard of the Brownback/Colyer administration was that […]
The statewide average is $2.67. The national average is $2.88. We also don’t really know any more about OPEC’s production level.
Given the wide-open nature of a lot of the races, it’s more important than ever to have some money to spend on advertising.
Pop-up thunderstorms could be possible today, with slight chances of rain sticking around throughout the week.
Democratic candidate for Secretary of State Brian McClendon has looked at the work current Secretary of State Kris Kobach has done to try to find voter fraud and he just doesn’t see it, especially when it comes to non-citizens voting.
Trabert believes that even if the Legislature gives the schools and the court what they want this session, it’s only a matter of time before they sue again and try to use the WestEd study as justification for it.
A heat advisory remains in effect, but there are chances at relief over the weekend.
Union Pacific Police are coordinating with the Pottawatomie County Sheriff on possible citations for trespassing on the bridge.
The primary election is August 7. The registration deadline is July 17.
Be sure to keep hydrated today and stay inside if you can.
The economic impact for Nemaha County will be significant.
Obviously, the baby is your most important cargo anytime you go, but the CellSlip is there to serve as a reminder.
KU’s Patrick Miller said you don’t typically see campaigns that think that media and consumers are that transparent.
Colyer also is committed to changing the structure of Kansas education to better fit the workforce that businesses will need going forward and also committed to restoring Kansas infrastructure to allow business from anywhere in the state to get its products to market.
Svaty-Lewison campaign with alternative message to earlier Kelly poll.
Kansans will be getting their cards between now and the end of July.
Topeka is the lowest metro area in the state at $2.61 a gallon. Lawrence is the highest at $2.78 a gallon.
A great deal of electrical generation now is done with natural gas, which works beautifully when all the pipelines are up and running, but circumstances are not always that way.
A few isolated storms are possible late this week and throughout the weekend.
Russian officials have described the meetings as easy. That’s not how Moran saw it.
Topeka was 44th in the survey, while Wichita was 52nd.
The group was formed in April 2012 to advocate for common sense policy positions, like job creation, funding Kansas schools and providing for common sense tax policy. Their argument then ultimately did not win the day, as a tax cut bill was passed into law less than a month later and Kansas has remained in school finance litigation to the present time.
To sign the petition to Demand an End to sex buying, visit DemandAnEnd.KS.gov.
It appears at this point that this trade war is just getting started, as any action at the World Trade Organization on the case would take years to implement
The heat is on again through the work week.
Randy Duncan is one of five candidates vying for the Secretary of State nomination on the Republican side. His campaign website is at www.kansansforduncan.com.
On the whole, the next week looks to be mostly dry, so conditions are not likely to improve much.
A stalled frontal boundary will be the focus for a few isolated thunderstorms today.
There are four homes on the property with 6 bedrooms each that The Villages is using for kids placed by ORR. There are teachers on-staff to provide school instruction and two staff members per house. According to staff at the visit, the average length of stay at the home is 41 days.
The flashing yellow should be treated as a ‘wait until it’s clear’ signal.
The figurines called doobs, are designed to be collectibles.
The research found that the best results came from school-based mentors.
The Kansas State Troopers Association is a professional organization of Kansas State Highway Patrol Troopers, Kansas Motor Carrier Inspectors, and Capitol Police.
Nineteen-year-old Austin C. Hager and one passenger, 17-year-old Jacob W. Hamilton of Muscotah were taken to Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph, Missouri. A third occupant, 18-year-old Michael G. Baker of Lancaster was life-flighted to KU Medical Center in Kansas City.
Chances of rain are back in the forecast, but it will still likely be more miss than hit for the next couple of days.
If a blue-green algae bloom occurs, then it looks like blue or green paint was spilled on the surface of non-moving water and depending on the precise cyanobacteria, ingesting of water containing them can be fatal for pets.
Dr. Jim Barnett believes the solution is twofold. Expand Medicaid in Kansas to bring back more federal money to the state and claw back the Medicaid program from the KanCare MCOs back to state control.
WalletHub’s sample considers only the city proper in each case and excludes cities in the surrounding metro area.
The percentage of dollars in the classroom was designed as an overall policy goal. It was never designed as something that should apply to individual districts, according to Tallman, though districts continue to be criticized for it.
Right now, about two out of four students get some sort of post-secondary training. That number needs to be closer to three out of four to meet the economic needs in the coming years.
The heat continues today and tomorrow, with a heat advisory in effect.
The bright spot in Kansas was the cost of getting started.
Enjoy the prices while we have them, because there’s still a lot of uncertainty through the summer months.
Given the inflation risk, Goss believes the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates.
Jones sees this potential service in Congress as a temporary situation to make the lives of his constituents better.
Sunny, hot and dry through the 4th of July.
A Topeka man was briefly pinned in his car after getting hit by a truck Sunday morning on Highway 75 north of Topeka.
The perimeter of the facility was secure the whole time and officials say the community was never in danger.
Under the right temperatures, between 40 and 140°F, bacteria reproduce rapidly. In some cases, they can double their numbers within 20 minutes.
The excessive heat warning remains in effect.
Treating all employees in a bargaining unit with the same level of advocacy is not done because its a legal obligation for KOSE, according to President Sarah LaFrenz.
Sheriff Heath Samuels also announced a town hall meeting for residents at 7 p.m. Friday in Eureka at the Community Building.
One dinner ticket for the July event costs $100. A ticket for a VIP reception beforehand runs $500.
It remains to be seen who Trump will pick from the list, but the U.S. Senate intends to bring the nominee forward quickly to try to get an approval before the next Supreme Court session in October.
Stay hydrated if you must be outside, and don’t go outside if you don’t have to.
Wilkie also promised Moran he would have an aggressive approach to filling empty VA positions and adding more where needed.
The annual Data Book uses 16 indicators to rank each state across four domains — health, education, economic well-being and family and community — as an assessment of child well-being.
The autopsy reports have been released for both Lucas Hernandez and the woman who likely last saw him alive.
Raheel Raza believes it’s important to separate the needs of the Iranian people from that of the regime.
Air temperatures in the middle 90s to around 105 degrees will combine with humid conditions to create heat indices of 100 to 109 degrees each afternoon today through Friday.
If you’re not sober enough to drive a car, you’re not sober enough to drive a boat.
AARP is following the lead of its membership in getting involved in the cause.
It’s important to communicate fireworks responsibility to your kids.
The key is that no matter what the President said, it’s what his staff was able to prove in their proclamation language that ultimately won the day.
The heat isn’t back on, yet, but find your water bottle for Wednesday.
The election of House members and the Governor that is coming up could still change the equation considerably between now and the court’s April 2019 deadline.
The Legislature has been given until April 2019 to accomplish that goal.
Be sure to drink the most if you have to be outside in the hours when the sun is highest, between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.
This, of course, is assuming that the Atlantic hurricane season, which has been fairly dormant so far, does not negatively affect Gulf oil production and change the refining equation further.
The next hurdle is rescheduling the drug with the Drug Enforcement Administration to allow it to be prescribed. It’s unclear what the schedule for Epidiolex will be at this point.
2006 nominee Jim Barnett wants to continue to focus on what’s vital to Kansas and stay out of the political mud.
The event is at the Riverfront Community Center, which has a limited capacity.
Chances of rain and severe weather will be in the forecast for the next couple of days.
For more information, go to www.be-a-voter.org.
Marshall believes that the latest conference product is a bill President Trump would sign.
Hensley and his fellow Minority Leader in the House, Jim Ward, have filed paperwork to facilitate a site visit through federal government channels.
It’s going to be warm again today, though not as oppressively hot as we’ve seen earlier in the month.
It’s now up to the state legislatures to determine if they want to charge that tax or not.
This requires parents to create some new habits when they get out of the car.
The Chinese have not always played fairly, particularly with regard to intellectual property law.
The first day of summer won’t feel like it, even though the official solstice was at 5:07 this morning.
Another census will be held in 2020, with another option to redraw lines after that as Congress is reapportioned.
As part of a hearing with Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Wednesday, Republican U.S. Senator Pat Roberts gave an example of one manufacturer who is being affected by these tariffs today.
The weather will be cooler with a good chance of being wetter for the next couple of days.