The Kansas Department of Health and Environment reminds citizens to get the flu vaccine before hearing about the first case of flu. It takes two weeks after vaccination for antibodies to provide protection against the virus.
Lutherpalooza - a Christian music festival - takes place from noon to 8 pm Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Norvell Band Shell in Manhattan's City Park. The event is free, but donations will be accepted for Shepherd's Crossing.
The Kansas Turnpike Authority says 19-year old Tara Massey of Topeka was southbound on K-10 at I-70 when a vehicle driven by 18-year-old Josh Stanley of Topeka turned left in front of her. Their vehicles collided.
Kansas State President Kirk Schulz says the school wants to rebrand itself as it moves towards its goal of becoming one of the top 50 public research universities in the country. He says the school is making a conscious effort to use Kansas State University versus K-State.