Posted: 11/15/2012 - In recognition of America Recycles Day (Nov. 15), the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has launched the Kansas Recycles application for the Apple iPhone and iPad.
Posted: 08/27/2012 - Project ReDirectory Kick-off Monday, with the message to“Take the Phone Book Challenge!”
Posted: 08/23/2012 - While Governor Brownback has also signed an order to expedite hay delivery in drought-stricken Kansas.
Posted: 08/22/2012 - The meetings included presentations from K-State and Kansas Geological Survey staff members who shared information on groundwater projection and economic modeling.
Posted: 08/17/2012 - Entries for the KDHE Photo Contest are being accepted now, through September 20th. More details included in this story.
Posted: 08/16/2012 - The August 25th light bulb swap will be held at Hillcrest Community Center.
Updated: 07/18/2012 - The heat is taking its toll on crops all over the midwest, forcing farmers to yield unexpectedly low quality crops this time of year. Even the most experienced farmers are feeling the effects of this summers drought.
Posted: 07/18/2012 - The USDA is updating crop insurance information for drought-damaged crops in Kansas. Here's how.
Updated: 07/11/2012 - Westar Energy wants 1,000 customers to try a new program that would shift electricity use to off-peak periods.
Posted: 07/06/2012 - Lawmakers on Friday gave the go-ahead for the issuance of $2.6 billion in bonds. The federal government will provide an additional $3.2 billion. The completed project is estimated to cost more than $68 billion.
Posted: 06/29/2012 - These stamps for 2012 and 2013 offer you an easy way to protect wetland habitats around the nation.
Posted: 06/21/2012 - Looking for a blues show this weekend? You won't find one better than the Nick Hern Band concert at Lake Shawnee this Sunday.
Posted: 05/31/2012 - From birds and mammals, to leaves and plants.. Kansas kids will learn more about biology in a fun 5-day camp at Emporia State next week.
Posted: 05/04/2012 - Three reactors, from left, No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3, are seen at the Tomari Nuclear Power Plant, operated by Hokkaido Electric Power Co., in Tomari in Japan's northernmost main island of Hokkaido. Japan will be free of atomic power for the first time since 1966 on Saturday. (AP Photo)
Posted: 04/18/2012 - Here's the green list of Great American Cleanup activities from Keep America Beautiful of Topeka and Shawnee County.
Posted: 03/26/2012 - The 7th Annual Project Takeover/Makeover this Saturday will help clean up low to moderate income neighborhoods in the City. Here's information on how to join in.
Posted: 03/07/2012 - The City of Topeka has instituted a recycling program to reduce landfill waste.
Posted: 03/05/2012 - The exhibit shows how the Girl Scouts, the largest organization for girls in the world, has progressed from its founding to present day. The Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland furnished many artifacts for the exhibit featured in Abilene through Labor Day Weekend.
Posted: 02/24/2012 - The Mars company won't be allowed to build a wind turbine at its Topeka plant because it would interfere with airspace at nearby Forbes Field.
Posted: 02/16/2012 - KDHE is now accepting applications for the 2012 “Fight the Bite” Poster Contest, which is open to all fifth and sixth graders from now, until April 18th.