Updated: 05/04/2009 - The Senate has canceled a debate on spending cuts and revenue-raising measures so members can try to come up with a compromise to balance Kansas' next budget.
Updated: 05/11/2009 - The Topeka Zoo will be hosting Mother’s Day event at the Zoo on May 10th. .Bring your mother to the Zoo and receive a free flower courtesy of Stanley’s Floral Company. All mothers will be admitted free to the zoo with one paid admission.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - About 80 representatives from state, federal and local agencies will travel to Fort Riley May 6 to participate in a planned pandemic influenza tabletop exercise.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Police say an elderly woman was taken to a hospital after driving her car into a Kansas City, Kan. apartment building.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Police say one person was hit by a stray bullet in a drive-by shooting at the Oakbrook Apartments in Topeka Monday afternoon.
Updated: 05/05/2009 - A deal between Kansas' new governor and a utility would allow one coal-fired power plant to be built in western Kansas.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - It's hard to tell there is a smoking ban in Kansas City, Kan.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - A new program in Kansas is aimed at getting certain unused medications to safety net clinics in the state.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Two men were killed and a third man was injured when the car they were ran off a road in western Kansas and rolled several times.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Topeka Police were called to the Oakbrook Apartments, 3200 block Twilight Ct., just before 12:30 pm Monday. They found 48-year old Saxby Mickler in the manager's office of the complex with a gunshot wound to the arm.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Topeka West High School has turned its hallways into an art gallery. Students have displayed some of their best works for all to see.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - A Washburn University student is home from Mexico following an emergency flight out of the country to get away from the virus. Traci Nigg had been part of a study abroad program and was playing soccer in the country.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Three new cases of infection with the 2009 H1N1 flu virus were identified in Kansas over the weekend, bringing the total count of confirmed and probable cases in the state to six.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - State health director Dr. Jason Eberhart-Phillips said the Wyandotte County case could signal the virus is becoming established in Kansas. He said the child had not been to Mexico or in contact with any suspected population.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Sprint Nextel Corp., the nation's third-largest wireless service provider, on Monday reported a larger first-quarter loss on declining revenue and a charge for job cuts announced in January.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Former Kansas governor Kathleen Sebelius built a national reputation as a centrist Democrat who could attract moderate Republicans' support in GOP-leaning Kansas. But she appeared unable to leave behind one piece of her long-past career as a left-of-center state legislator.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - A partisan disagreement over business taxes threatens to delay legislators as they try to wrap up their business for the year.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Kansas officials say they have two more ``presumptively confirmed'' cases of swine flu in the state. If verified by federal labs, it would raise the number of Kansas cases to four, with one probable case in Johnson County still awaiting further testing.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Topeka Police are reporting multiple burglaries to homes over the past few days. In two instances, burglars entered homes through open garage doors.
Updated: 05/03/2009 - The aviation manufacturing industry in Kansas has been hit by the recession. But so far, employment in the industry hasn't fallen to the levels it reached after the 2001 terrorist attacks.
Updated: 05/03/2009 - Several western Kansas counties are joining Shawnee County in suing the state for not paying them enough highway funds.
Updated: 05/03/2009 - Former Kansas governor Kathleen Sebelius built a national reputation as a centrist Democrat who could attract moderate Republicans' support in GOP-leaning Kansas.
Updated: 05/03/2009 - Bob and Elizabeth Dole told a crowd in Lawrence that America needs more politicians and public servants with the passion of Jack Kemp.
Updated: 05/03/2009 - Kansas officials say they have two more ``presumptively confirmed'' cases of swine flu in the state.