Updated: 02/20/2014 - A changeover from rain to snow early Thursday morning could produce 1-2" inches of snow across portions of northeast Kansas
Posted: 02/19/2014 - USD 475 has selected a new Director of Business Operations.
Posted: 02/19/2014 - The Kansas Republican Party is pushing legislators to change the dates of local elections and make them partisan, but a GOP-dominated state Senate committee hasn't embraced the entire plan.
Posted: 02/19/2014 - The Arkansas City Commission has approved two ordinances that will allow Creekstone Farms Premium Beef to expand its operations in the southeast Kansas town.
Posted: 02/19/2014 - Two 18-year-old Hutchinson High School students pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges in a hazing incident involving ``branding'' of some of the school's football players.
Posted: 02/19/2014 - A Kansas state lawmaker says a bill she's introduced that would give school teachers and caregivers expanded rights to spank children is not "intended to legalize child abuse."
Posted: 02/19/2014 - Kingman County residents will vote April 8 on whether the county should impose a 1-cent retail sales tax.
Updated: 02/19/2014 - The University of Kansas is dropping a request before the state Legislature for bonding authority to build upscale apartments that would house basketball players and other students.
Posted: 02/19/2014 - The head of the Missouri Corrections Department is remaining silent on whether the state has enough of its execution drug to carry out next week's scheduled lethal injection.
Posted: 02/19/2014 - A former worker ensnared in a sex trafficking case at Wichita massage parlors wants to be released from jail to a half-way house pending sentencing.
Updated: 02/19/2014 - A Kansas House committee has approved a resolution protesting President Barack Obama's plan on climate change after stripping out language suggesting the science behind it is flawed.
Updated: 02/18/2014 - Frustrated with a recent Kansas House bill aimed toward the gay community, Topeka City Councilman Chad Manspeaker said Tuesday night he does not want people viewing Topeka as a city of hate.
Updated: 02/18/2014 - The chairman of the Kansas Senate Judiciary Committee says the panel won't consider a House-passed bill to protect people who refuse for religious reasons to provide goods and services to gay couples.