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Kansas state hospitals face staffing shortages

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — New data show that state hospitals in Kansas face persistent staffing shortages, with at least one …Read More

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Stranded Canoeists Rescued on the Kansas River

POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY – Two stranded canoeists were rescued on Sunday on the Kansas River. The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office said …Read More

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Teens accused of making threats at Hutch High appear in court

HUTCHINSON– Two of five teenagers accused of conspiring to carry out a shooting at Hutchinson High School were back in …Read More

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Kansas marijuana bill hits roadblock in state Senate

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A bill that would ease many of Kansas’ marijuana laws has stalled in the Senate and …Read More

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IRS says thieves stole tax info from 100,000

STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The IRS says thieves used an online service provided by the agency to …Read More

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Body of Kansas man missing 23 years recovered

PAOLA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a car pulled from a northeast Kansas lake last week contained the body of …Read More

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Court won’t lift hold on Obama immigration amnesty plan

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court has refused to lift a temporary hold on President Barack Obama’s executive …Read More

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Kansas man sentenced for home invasion, drug robbery

MANHATTAN – A Kansas man was sentenced Tuesday for a home invasion and drug robbery. Trey Campbell, 21, Manhattan, originally …Read More

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State agency plans to change your vehicle renewal notice

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Department of Revenue is planning to change the way it notifies residents that they …Read More

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15th Annual Ed Kuntz Memorial Golf Tournament Set for June 20th

The 15th Annual Ed Kuntz Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, June 20.  The new location for the …Read More

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Embankment collapse forces KDOT to close 1 Kan. highway

DONIPHAN COUNTY – Some areas of northeast Kansas dodged the worst of the weekend’s severe weather. However, there are problems …Read More

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Anglers scouting prior to National Walleye Championships in Kansas

JUNCTION CITY-The Cabela’s National Team Walleye Championships open Thursday and continue through Saturday at Milford Lake. The anglers who are …Read More

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More sites in Kansas to offer free summer meals

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas will offer free meals to children this summer at 100 more sites than last year. …Read More

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Demolition of Docking building not expected this year

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The demolition of the Docking State Office Building is not expected until at least the summer …Read More

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Kansas teen dies in car crash in Oklahoma

PAWNEE, Okla. (AP) — A Kansas man has died after a car crash on the Cimarron Turnpike east of Pawnee, …Read More

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Security guard attacked by naked man in Wichita

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A security guard has been hospitalized after being attacked by a nude man in Wichita. Wichita …Read More

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Kansas man dies in small plane crash

SYRACUSE – A Kansas man died in a  small plane crash just after 8 a.m. on Monday in Hamilton County. …Read More

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Police say man, 21, fatally shot in KCK

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Police say a 21-year-old man has been shot and killed in Kansas City, Kansas. The …Read More

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Kansas City not putting minimum wage hike on August ballot

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City leaders have opted against putting a measure on the August ballot that would …Read More

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Kan. man placed in sex predator program sees it as life sentence

NICHOLAS CLAYTON, Associated Press LARNED, Kan. (AP) — Carlos Lively says he may be confined by the state of Kansas …Read More

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Police investigating fatal Kansas stabbing

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Lawrence police are investigating a fatal stabbing. Lawrence police Sgt. Trent McKinley said in a news …Read More

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Rough weather hits Kansas, at least 1 tornado

DODGE CITY, Kan. (AP) — The National Weather Service says a super cell storm swept across western Kansas, spawning at …Read More

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Vocabulary test takes away some National Spelling Bee drama

BEN NUCKOLS, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Two years after vocabulary became part of the Scripps National Spelling Bee for …Read More

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KDADS Seeks to Remedy Problems at State Mental Hospital

By Bryan Thompson The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services on Thursday outlined a plan to limit the number …Read More

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Rural Opportunity Zone program working in rural Kansas

By Alyssa Scott KU Statehouse Wire Service TOPEKA – Located on the western border of Kansas, Greeley County is the …Read More

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Kansas lightning strike blamed for $1Million in fire damage

GRANDVIEW PLAZA – Fire officials say damage from a Saturday night fire at the 36-unit Geary Estates apartment complex building …Read More

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Kansas City, Kansas, police caught posing with rifles

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas City, Kansas, police department says it’s investigating after photos surfaced of two officers …Read More

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New Kansas law on concealed guns concerns campuses

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Faculty and students have expressed concern about how a law allowing people to carry concealed guns …Read More

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