Democratic congressional candidate endorses Orman

  WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Democratic nominee in Kansas’ 1st Congressional District has crossed party lines to endorse independent …Read More

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Inclusion Technologies to locate in Kansas

ATCHISON, Kan. (AP) — A company that produces food ingredients for the industrial market plans to locate its headquarters and …Read More

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State announces $1.2 billion transportation plan

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Department of Transportation is planning $1.2 billion in improvements to the state’s highways, bridges …Read More

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Rep. Huelskamp Highlights Soldiers and Veterans in the Big First

MANHATTAN, KS – Congressman Tim Huelskamp (KS-01) completed visits to several Military and Veteran facilities on Thursday — including a …Read More

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Kansas day care owner arrested after child hurt

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A day care provider was arrested after an 18-month-old girl in her care was seriously injured …Read More

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Two semi drivers hospitalized after collision

NORTON, Kan- Two semi truck drivers were injured in an accident just after 10 a.m. on Thursday in Norton County. …Read More

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Missionary’s son in Kansas says mom recuperating after Ebola

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The son of missionary Nancy Writebol says his mother is still recuperating after surviving Ebola. Jeremy …Read More

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Teen hospitalized after SUV over turns

TOPEKA-  A Kansas teenager was injured in an accident just before 12:30 p.m. on Thursday in Shawnee County. The Kansas …Read More

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Kan. toddler badly injured in lawn mower accident

WICHITA (AP) — The state has issued an emergency license suspension for a Wichita home day care where a toddler …Read More

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Ford recalling more than 160,000 vehicles

DETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling more than 160,000 vehicles in North America for two safety issues. The largest recall …Read More

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State told to turn over more ‘In Cold Blood’ files

HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH, Associated Press TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas judge has ordered the state to turn release more documents …Read More

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Survey: Motorists continue to pass stopped school buses

Kansas Department of Education TOPEKA – The National Association of State Directors for Pupil Transportation Services recently released the results …Read More

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KHP nabs Georgia man driving in the buff on I-70

By KARI BLURTON Hays Post A 42-year-old Georgia man is facing a charge of lewd and lascivious behavior after reportedly …Read More

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Kansas fights labor rule for home health workers

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback says he’s not sure the federal government knows the unintended consequences of a …Read More

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Police: Kan. man shot by police was threatening woman

HAYSVILLE, Kan. (AP) — Haysville police say a man was holding a bleeding woman at knife point before an officer …Read More

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Woman hospitalized after car hit by semi

KANSAS CITY- One person was injured in an accident just after 9 a.m. on Thursday in Wyandotte County. The Kansas …Read More

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Poll: Roberts, Brownback both struggling in Kansas

Raleigh, N.C. – Public Policy Polling’s newest Kansas poll finds Pat Roberts badly damaged by his recent primary contest, and leading …Read More

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Some confidential student data available in Topeka

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Some educators in the Topeka school district have had illegal access to data that identifies students …Read More

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Ronald McDonald House Charities awards grants to area nonprofits

Ronald McDonald House Charities Wichita today awarded grants totaling $64,000 to 18 organizations throughout Kansas for the 2014 grant cycle. …Read More

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State fire marshal warns against ‘fire challenge’

TOPEKA — In a news release Thursday, State Fire Marshal Doug Jorgensen is warning Kansans not to engage in the …Read More

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Man dies after being hit on I-70 UPDATE

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Topeka police say a man died after he was hit by a semi-trailer truck on Interstate …Read More

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Justice Dept. announces $17B settlement with BofA

PETE YOST, Associated Press MARCY GORDON, Associated Press   WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department has announced a $16.65 billion …Read More

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Trial date set for Kansas bondsman on sex crimes

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — The often-delayed trial for a Kansas bail bondsman accused of coercing women he bailed out of …Read More

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American State Bancshares moving from Great Bend

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — American State Bancshares, a bank holding company, plans to move its headquarters from Great Bend to …Read More

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Police: 800-pound wok taken from Kansas restaurant

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Police are searching for whoever stole an 800-pound wok from an Asian cuisine restaurant in Kansas. …Read More

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Police: Abandoned truck crashes into Kansas home

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Police are searching for whoever abandoned a truck that rolled down a hill and into a …Read More

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Kansas closes substance abuse treatment facility

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas state agency has shuttered a Wichita group home after regulators say they found improperly …Read More

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Leavenworth cutting property tax by 40 percent

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — A sales tax increase approved by Leavenworth voters earlier this year is paying off with a …Read More

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