Day two of the State Tournament: Scores: 3:00 games Class 6A Girls: Maize 49 Blue Valley Northwest 30Class 5A Boys: Maize South 60 Mill Valley 52Class 4A D1 Girls: Paola 66 Rose Hill 44Class 4A D2 Girls: Hugoton 54 Jeff West 49 Class 3A Boys: Scott City 47 Cheney 44Class 2A Girls Claflin-Central Plains 62 Wabaunsee […]
Fred Hoiberg, Monte Morris & Georges Niang KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Monte Morris rose up and hit an 18-foot jumper at the buzzer, capping a 12-0 closing run that lifted No. 13 Iowa State to a 69-67 victory over Texas in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 tournament Thursday night. Morris finished with 24 points […]
Bill Self Kelly Oubre Frank Mason Jamari Traylor KU wins despite now being 8 of their last 59 from 3pt range. — Alex Gold (@AlexGold) March 12, 2015 Self said Ellis could've played and felt pretty good this morning but they didn't want to risk it. #kubball — Alex […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Thursday that the club has signed offensive lineman Paul Fanaika (fuh-NYE-kuh). “Paul is a good football player that we feel can add value to our offensive line group,” Chiefs General Manager John Dorsey said. “He has familiarity with Coach Reid’s system and expectations. We are […]
Opponents argue the legislature is moving too fast on the bill and its impact on schools is still uncertain.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – An attorney for Kansas forward Cliff Alexander says the freshman has answered all requests for information from the NCAA as it investigates whether a member of his family received improper benefits from an NBA agent. Paul K. Stafford also said in the statement Thursday that Alexander has been willing to […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Thursday that the club has released wide receiver Dwayne Bowe. “On behalf of my family and the entire Chiefs organization, I’d like to thank Dwayne for his contributions over the last eight seasons,” Chiefs Chairman and CEO Clark Hunt said. “During his time with […]
Niece Products of Kansas received 15 serious safety and health citations.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — West Virginia played without leading scorer Juwan Staten, out with a knee injury. Gary Browne spent the entire game watching as well, his sprained ankle still tender. The Mountaineers still took Baylor down to the wire Thursday. Ultimately, attrition got the better of the Mountaineers. Devin Williams scored 18 points for […]
The Lawrence business manufactures and sells agricultural chemical spray equipment.
27-year-old Casey Lindley was life-flighted to Topeka where he died.
Kansas Forward Perry Ellis’ will not play in Thursday’s Big 12 Quarterfinal game against TCU. Bill Self announced the decision during his pregame television and radio interviews Thursday morning. Yesterday, Self reported that Ellis’ had sprained his right knee but he was improving. Self went on to say that if Ellis’ had no pain he […]
The African Painted Dog is one focus of the presentation.
Chief Jon Belmar says one officer was shot in the face, and the other was shot in the shoulder.
Sharon Ann Holladay was sentenced to two years in prison and must pay restitution of $837,000.
A major survey finds Americans’ confidence in all three branches of government is at or near record lows.
It is going to be another sunny and warm day today as high temperatures return to the lower and mid 70s. Under increasing clouds tonight lows will settle into the mid and upper 40s. Friday will be partly sunny but still mild as temperatures top out in the upper 60s to lower 70s. Sunny skies […]
A maneuver by a pro-choice lawmaker delayed a House panel’s approval of a bill to ban an abortion procedure,
A KU researcher’s discovered neanderthals had cognitive ability to make jewelry.
A bill to make fantasy sports legal in Kansas is being considered.
Governor Brownback’s choice for the Kansas Court of Appeals is confirmed.
A measure prohibiting colleges from penalizing religious groups has passed a Senate panel.
A bill to do away with renewable energy requirements is meeting resistance from farmers.
Reports from multiple news agencies in St. Louis say two police officers were shot, around midnight Wednesday.
3:00 Scores: Class 6A Boys Wichita East 59 Maize 46Class 5A Girls Aquinas 56 Emporia 34 Class 4AD1 Boys Basehor-Linwood 65 Wellington 40Class 4AD2 Boys Holcomb 59 Parsons 44 Class 3A Girls Cimarron 57 Wellsville 39Class 2A Boys Olpe 42 Colgan 31 Class 1AD1 Girls Hoxie 71 LaCrosse 43Class 1AD2 Girls St. Johns-Tipton 52 Wetmore 49 4:45 Scores: […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Cameron Ridley had 14 points and eight rebounds, Kendal Yancy added 13 points and seventh-seeded Texas helped its NCAA tournament hopes with a 65-53 victory over Texas Tech on Wednesday night in the opening round of the Big 12 tournament. Isaiah Taylor added 12 points and seven assists for the Longhorns […]
Audio: Bruce Weber & Thomas Gipson Gipson- "It's disappointing it has to end like this. I wish it could've been different. That's just what happens." — Alex Gold (@AlexGold) March 12, 2015 KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chris Washburn and Kyan Anderson scored 16 points apiece, and TCU held on down the stretch to beat Kansas […]
The measure includes a requirement that able-bodied adults seeking food stamps or cash assistance be employed or looking for work.
Knowles says a national search for Chief Thomas Jackson’s permanent successor is planned.
A Fantasy Sports Trade Association attorney said 500,000 Kansans participate in leagues.
The Kansas Jayhawks arrived at Sprint Center Wednesday afternoon for shootaround ahead of Thursday’s Quarterfinal game against #9 TCU. Audio: Bill Self Frank Mason Jamari Traylor Self said Perry looked good today. Said if he has pain they will hold him out if not he will play tomorrow. #kubball — Alex Gold (@AlexGold) […]
Research spending over 4 years at the University of Kansas is at an all-time high, but the year to year trend is down.
Prosecutors allege Terry Loewen tried to bring a van filled with inert explosives onto Wichita’s Mid-Continent Airport.
The Rev. Dominique Alexander says protesters want to send the message “we’re not going to stand for that.”
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Wednesday that the club has signed wide receiver Jeremy Maclin. Maclin (6-0, 198) has played in 75 games (73 starts) in five NFL seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles (2009-14). His career numbers include 343 receptions for 4,771 yards (13.9 avg.) with 36 touchdowns. Maclin’s most […]
Topeka will be able to move forward with its plan to buy Heartland Park racetrack. The Kansas Court of Appeals Wednesday denied Chris Imming’s request that would either force a public vote on the city’s plan to buy the racetrack, or repeal an ordinance for the purchase of the track and the expansion of the surrounding sales […]
The bill outlaws the dilation and evacuation procedure and doctors from using forceps or similar instruments to remove a fetus in pieces.
Many states have already moved to ban powdered alcohol, including Colorado.
The area had been under a fog advisory.
Karissa Warren’s cousin says she was a witness to her boyfriend’s killing.
A new report on the use of body cameras by Denver police shows most use-of-force incidents were NOT recorded.
It will be another sunny and warm day today with unusually light winds for the month of March. Highs today will again reach the mid 70s. Winds today will be northerly early but will become easterly at 5mph or less this afternoon. After lows drop into the upper 30s and lower 40s tonight temperatures will […]
The head of an influential farm group wants tax hikes to offset Kansas’ massive budget hole.
A ban on a procedure used in 8 percent of abortions is under review in a Kansas House panel.
Two Republican state lawmakers warn hometown of Wichita over marijuana vote.
Critics says conservative state legislators are fast tracking legislation to ditch current funding for schools in favor of block grants.
Schmidt contends the National Indian Gaming Commission exceeded its legal authority.
The basketball season began in November and it is just a few short days away from ending. The eight state basketball tournaments will begin on Wednesday, March 11th all across the state of Kansas. Since 1967, 580 WIBW has covered the state tournament like no one else. For four straight days, we have every game […]
Emporia State program shows an excellence in preparing teachers.
After their performances last week, Seaman senior forward Joe Miller and Topeka West junior bowler Renee Howland are our Wendy’s high school athletes of the week. Although the season could have been better, senior Joe Miller is pleased with the way the basketball squad finished. After a roller coaster start, the Vikings strung together wins down the […]
Clinton says she didn’t want to have to carry two separate devices for two email accounts.
Sec. Kobach and Sen. Hensley were on News Now at Noon Tuesday.
University President David Boren says the students were dismissed for creating a “hostile learning environment for others.”
The crash killed 10 people who were taking part in a glitzy new reality TV show.
Police believe this was an isolated incident and do not believe the public is in danger.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Tuesday that the club has signed safety Tyvon Branch. “We are excited we were able to reach a deal with Tyvon and bring him to Kansas City,” Chiefs General Manager John Dorsey said. “He is a physical player who we feel can help our defense. […]
Mohammed Javad Zarif says the letter by 47 GOP senators was “unprecedented and undiplomatic.”
Hundreds of mental health advocates will travel from around the state to meet with lawmakers Thursday.
Company promised money from prearranged funeral contracts would be held in trust.
The watch piggybacks on internet connection.
The decline’s paralleled by a reduction in the number of Americans who hunt.
Warm weather will be with us through the end of the week though temperatures will cool some by Friday. With clouds gradually decreasing today temperatures should rebound back into the upper 60s and lower 70s. After lows in the upper 30s tonight highs tomorrow will peak in the mid 70s. Thursday starts out sunny but […]
Republican, who dominate the legislature, indicate they’ll move quickly to overhaul education funding in Kansas.
A new government reports shows Winter Wheat and Livestock are doing well.
A Missouri lawmaker believes other states will follow suit, eliminating the time change.
The final week of high school basketball is here. Eight different state tournaments are this week, crowning eight unique champions. Three city schools have a chance to be the next champion. To see the brackets and 580 WIBW broadcast schedule, check that out right here. This is the sixth and final girls basketball edition of […]
Judge Roy Richter will hear all of Ferguson’s pending and future municipal court cases.
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 […]
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The department said the new rate was based on more comprehensive federal data. The previous figure was 1.3 percent.