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44 Become U.S. Citizens in Topeka Ceremony

Updated: 01/16/2009 - U.S. District Court Judge Sam Crow presided over a naturalization ceremony Friday. The event saw 44 people from 24 countries become new U.S. citizens.

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Kansas Budget Cuts Hits Social Services

Updated: 01/16/2009 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius said she would try to protect the state's most vulnerable citizens from service cuts as she looked for ways to trim spending.

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AG Steve Six Announces Agreement with Eli Lilly

Updated: 01/15/2009 - Kansas will receive $1.1 million from a drug company accused of illegally marketing an anti-psychotic drug. Attorney General Steve Six made the announcement Wednesday.

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Plan To Stop Statehouse Renovation Opposed By Senator

Updated: 01/15/2009 - Speaker Mike O'Neal said Republicans are committed to finishing the project but want to wait to see if construction and labor costs dip temporarily because of the recession. Senate Ways and Means Committee Chairman Jay Emler says that's not a good idea because resuming the work will cost even more money.

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Boeing: No Plans To Sell Kansas Plants

Updated: 01/15/2009 - A spokesman for Boeing Co. says he's unaware of any current plans to sell the aircraft maker's Integrated Defense Systems plant in Wichita, Kan.

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K-State Candidate, Students Look To Future

Updated: 01/15/2009 - Kirk Schulz is the first candidate to be interviewed for the Kansas State President job, and he is excited about the opportunity. He spoke with faculty and students Thursday, and expressed his vision of the future.

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Proper Prosthesis Gives Lift to Breast Cancer Patients

Updated: 01/15/2009 - Breast cancer treatment often means a dramatic change in a woman's appearance, which can shake her body image. A partnership between Jayhawk Pharmacy and Cotton-O'Neil Cancer is helping women look - and feel - like themselves again.

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Biles to Join Kansas Supreme Court in March

Updated: 01/15/2009 - Dan Biles will be sworn in at a 2 p.m. March 6 special session of the Kansas Supreme Court. Afterward, Biles will take his seat on the far right side of the bench, traditionally the seat for the newest member.

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Kansas Schools say They Still Face Budget Woes

Updated: 01/15/2009 - Educators say Gov. Kathleen Sebelius' proposal to freeze funding will force a reallocation of dollars among districts even before the current fiscal year ends. And, they say, rising costs make it likely that there will be some effects in the state's classrooms.

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Kansas Sheriff Corrals Hundreds of Sheep

Updated: 01/15/2009 - The Hutchinson News reports on its Web site that the Morton County Sheriff's Department took custody Wednesday of 716 head of sheep, a calf and two dogs for not being properly corralled.

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Kansas Board: Maintenance Backlog Grows on Campuses

Updated: 01/15/2009 - The board says the six public universities and the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas, have a backlog of $825 million. That's up from $663 million in 2006.

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