Salina man named Examiner for ’15 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award

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SALINA -Brian Weisel, Salina Regional Health Center’s Quality Improvement director, has been named to the Board of Examiners for the 2015 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award by the U.S. Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology, according to a media release from the health center. The Baldrige Award is the nation’s highest honor for […]

SUV Overturns in Two Vehicle Accident

Accident at Roach and Claflin (Photo by Terry Tebrugge/Salina Post)

First responders were called to the intersection of Roach and Claflin early Friday afternoon to a two vehicle accident. The accident, which occurred just after 12:00 p.m., caused an SUV to overturn and come to rest on it’s side in the intersection. There were no immediate reports of injuries. One person near the scene tells […]

A Closer Look at $63M in Changes to the Kansas State Budget

Photo by Dave Ranney Shawn Sullivan, Gov. Sam Brownback’s budget director, outlined $63 million in budget changes during a news conference Thursday at the Statehouse.

By Stephen Koranda, Dave Ranney Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback’s administration on Thursday announced $63 million in changes to the state budget. Much of that comes from increases in federal aid, cost-cutting measures and some services costing less than initially projected. Brownback’s budget director, Shawn Sullivan, outlined the plan in a Statehouse news conference. The biggest […]

Salina Man Sentenced to 10 Years For Possessing Child Pornography

Cory McQuillan (Photo Courtesy of Kansas Department of Corrections)

WICHITA, KAN. – A Salina man was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in federal prison for possessing child pornography, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said. Cory Dale McQuillan, 37, Salina, pleaded guilty to one count of possession of child pornography. He had a prior conviction for aggravated indecent liberties with a child in a 1999 case […]