Posted: 04/17/2013 - Dr. David P. Cordle, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at University of North Carolina Wilmington, will assume his duties as provost and vice president for academic affairs by July 1, according to Dr. Michael D. Shonrock, president of Emporia State University, who offered the position to Cordle on Tuesday.
Updated: 04/17/2013 - A new report says that about 365,000 Kansans -- or 13 percent-- are currently uninsured.
Updated: 04/17/2013 - A Manhattan man who lost his life in an Oklahoma plane crash while traveling with a family friend will be laid to rest on Friday. Federal investigators have released their preliminary findings in the deadly crash.
Posted: 04/17/2013 - The Kansas Board of Regents is preparing to discuss legislative proposals for higher education spending in the state budget year that starts July 1.
Posted: 04/17/2013 - Cities and counties in Kansas will be barred from requiring private contractors to pay union-scale wages on public projects, starting in July.
Updated: 04/16/2013 - A U.S. District Court jury convicted James Justin Woods in December of one count each of conspiracy and distributing methamphetamine.
Posted: 04/16/2013 - Gov. Sam Brownback on Tuesday signed the Kansas Racketeering Influenced and Criminal Organization Act. It's patterned after similar federal RICO statutes aimed at organized crime.
Posted: 04/16/2013 - A senior Fort Riley leader will conduct a Listening Session on Thursday. Brigadier General Don MacWillie, the assistant division commander for support, will address the public during an open forum at the 1st Infantry Division Headquarters.
Posted: 04/16/2013 - Two 1st Infantry Division Soldiers who recently returned from Afghanistan beat 76 of their fellow Rangers to earn a top 15 spot at the Best Ranger Competition.