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KDHE Recognizes September As Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Posted: 09/14/2009 - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in 2005 (the most recent year for which statistics are available), 19,842 women were diagnosed with ovarian cancer, and 14,787 women died from the disease. In the same year in Kansas, 171 cases were diagnosed and 148 women died of ovarian cancer.

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KU Searches For Next Provost

Posted: 09/14/2009 - University of Kansas Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little today announced a 16-member committee that will conduct a national search for the next provost and executive vice chancellor for the Lawrence campus.

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New KSU President Inauguration Set

Posted: 09/14/2009 - The upcoming inauguration of Kirk Schulz as Kansas State University's 13th president will include the debut of a new academic custom at K-State.

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September Is Fruits & Veggies Month

Posted: 09/14/2009 - September is National Fruits & Veggies-More Matters® Month! In honor of this celebration, the Fruits & Veggies-More Matters' website team has developed a list of 30 Ways in 30 Days to Stretch Your Food Budget to help everyone include the bountiful variety of fruits and vegetables in their meals. Each day the website will also highlight a new tip to help stretch your food budget with fruits & veggies as well as a featured recipe of the day.

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Man Pleads Guilty To Nursing Home Sex Charges

Posted: 09/14/2009 - Russell Shepherd pleaded guilty to attempted aggravated sexual battery.. stemming from an incident which happened in February at the Brookside Retirement Community in Overbrook.

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HUD Offers $511 Million In Advancements

Posted: 09/14/2009 - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development today announced $511 million is available to provide non-profit organizations interest-free capital advance funds to produce affordable rental housing with supportive services for the elderly and persons with disabilities through HUD's Section 202 and Section 811 Capital Advance programs.

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Kansas Premier Herpetological Ecologist Passes Away

Posted: 09/14/2009 - Henry Sheldon Fitch, 99, of Lawrence, Kansas, one of the premier herpetological ecologists to grace the earth, passed away on 8 September 2009, at the home of his daughter and son-in-law in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

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Reser's To Pay Civil Penalty For Ammonia Leak

Posted: 09/14/2009 - Reser's Fine Foods will pay a $13,460 civil penalty and purchase $22,679 of equipment for the Topeka Fire Department as part of an agreement stemming from a December 2007 anhydrous ammonia leak at its Topeka facility.

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KDHE Releases Oral Health Assessment for 2009

Posted: 09/14/2009 - Assessment looks at workforce planning and future needs in the dental workforce - New federal grant dollars to provide assistance in addressing assessment’s findings

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Jury Selection Slated In Qualls Trial

Updated: 09/14/2009 - 24-year-old James Qualls' is charged in the July 16th shooting death of Joseph Beier Jr. Jury selection for his trial will begin Tuesday.

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KU Announces Liberal Arts Search Committee

Posted: 09/14/2009 - University of Kansas officials today announced the formation of a search committee tasked with finding a dean for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, KU’s largest academic unit.

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Pre-Teens Rev Their Engines In New Safety Program

Posted: 09/14/2009 - KTSRO will announce the launch of its innovative program, SafetyBreaks!, at a joint media event to be hosted at 8:45 a.m. Sept. 9 at Lowman Hills Elementary, 1101 SW Garfield Ave., in Topeka.

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State Gets Grant To Fight Impaired Driving

Posted: 09/14/2009 - A $1.9 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will help Kansas combat drunk driving.

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Topeka Police Arrest Wanted Felon

Posted: 09/14/2009 - Topeka Police arrested 19-year old Javier Martinez just after 2 am Monday at 3100 SE Girard. Martinez was wanted on multiple felony warrants since April.

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KDHE Releases Oral Health Assessment For 2009

Posted: 09/14/2009 - Assessment looks at workforce planning and future needs in the dental workforce - New federal grant dollars to provide assistance in addressing assessment’s findings

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Training Simulates Foreign Battle

Posted: 09/13/2009 - Mock Iraqi and Afghan villages provide a place to give soldiers the elements of war before their boots ever hit the battlefield.

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