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The Lawrence Journal-World reports ( that the University of Kansas school of Journalism has named Rose winner of its 2017 William Allen White Foundation National Citation.
Democrats and moderate Republicans are pushing the Kansas Legislature to consider a big tax increase next year as they campaign against conservative GOP Gov.

OAKLEY - A valley of blonde-colored rock formations rising at some points 100 feet high will someday be open to the public, following the wishes of a man whose family has owned the land in western Kansas for at least five generations. The Nature ...
Listed as Question 1 and Amendment 1, respectively, voters in Indiana and Kansas will have to vote up or down on adding a right to hunt and fish to their state constitutions.
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Since 2000, 81 of Kansas' 105 counties have lost population, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The consensus is that trend will get worse - especially among young people - until and unless someone can find a way to get better internet service to the ...
The Oakland Raiders are close to kicking off against the Kansas City Chiefs, in what should be a challenge for both teams. This will be the second divisional matchup of the season for the Silver and Black, after they defeated the San Diego Chargers at ...
Routinely he finds himself in contention and often dominates at the 1.5-mile oval located in Kansas City, Kan., 12 miles from downtown Kansas City, MO., and yet remains winless in 16 starts entering Sunday's Hollywood Casino 400 (NBC, 2:30 p.m. ET).
NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks to John Birky a Kansas doctor who talks to us about his community's reaction after police foiled a plot to bomb an apartment complex housing Somali refugees.
Attorney General Derek Schmidt received responses from 390 Kansas law enforcement agencies and district attorneys indicating that less marijuana is being confiscated, but it's much higher in potency than pot smuggled in from Mexico.
garden CITY, Kan. - law enforcement sought Saturday to reassure immigrants in a diverse western Kansas community of their safety after three men were accused of plotting to target Somali immigrants there.
Kansas City, MO. (AP) - Kansas voters on Nov. 8 will decide the fate of a proposed amendment to the state Constitution declaring that Kansas residents have the right to hunt, fish and trap wildlife. Here's a look at the issue: WHAT'S IT ABOUT? The ...
"I applaud law enforcement for detecting and disrupting a highly disturbing terror plot in Kansas, in which men were allegedly planning an elaborate attack directed at Muslim Americans, including directing four car bombs at an apartment complex housing ...
Kansas Senate President Susan Wagle and Gov. Sam Brownback sometimes do not see eye to eye. Even a slight variance annoyed the governor so much that he laid plans to replace her in the upcoming session with Terry Bruce, a Brownback clone from ...
A man and a woman were hospitalized with injuries that were not life-threatening after a double shooting on the Country Club Plaza.

Three Kansas men were arrested for planning to bomb a southwest Kansas mosque and apartment building. The intended targets were about 120 Somali refugees that lived in the apartment building.
Heading into the Oakland Raiders Week 6 clash with the Kansas City Chiefs, you had questions, and now, we have answers. Here is this week's Raiders.
KU HOMECOMING - The University of Kansas Homecoming parade will begin at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, on Massachusetts Street in downtown Lawrence.
Norman, OK (AP) - Baker Mayfield completed all but six of his 31 passes for 346 yards and four touchdowns, Dede Westbrook had nine receptions for 184 yards and three scores and No.
Kansas City, Kansas -- With the unpredictability of Talladega looming, the pressure is on for eleven of the 12 drivers competing in NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup.
Booking photos provided by the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office in Wichita, Kan., show, from left, Curtis Allen, Gavin Wright and Patrick Eugene Stein.
Kansas slipped slightly in a ranking of business tax climate by the conservative Tax Foundation in Washington, D.C. Kansas' overall ranking for 2017 was No. 22 in the nation, down from 21st in 2016 and 2015 and 20th best in 2014. The foundation is not ...
Kansas nearly knocked off TCU last week, and Baylor has played down to opponents this season (look no further than a three-point win over Iowa State).
Three Kansas men were arrested Friday and charged with plotting to attack an apartment building in garden City, Kansas where Somali immigrants were living. prosecutors say the men - Curtis Allen and Gavin Wright, both 49, of Liberal, Kansas, and ...
Three militia members plotted to detonate a bomb at a housing complex in western Kansas where Somali immigrants lived and worshiped, federal investigators said Friday.
A man who led Kansas City police on an early Friday car chase is being investigating for an alleged rape and kidnapping. The incident began about 12:40 a.m.
The first TV spot has landed in the contentious battle to retain four Kansas Supreme Court justices in the November election.
The Topeka capital-Journal reports that the Kansas Statehouse remained open but several surrounding streets were closed Friday while authorities investigated the 18-inch tall brown canister.
Kansas City, Kan. - The first round of the first Chase for NASCAR's XFINITY Series trimmed the field of championship hopefuls from 12 to eight.
Development plans in Kansas City north of the Missouri river are fueling a boom in residential building permits that could make 2016 rival 2006, the last peak year for the city's housing growth.
Running back Shock Linwood of the Baylor Bears carries the ball as linebacker Courtney Arnick of the Kansas Jayhawks defends during the game at Memorial Stadium on October 10, 2015 in Lawrence, Kansas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images).
Kansas State Board of education member Sally Cauble, center, along with Tom Bell, the President and CEO of the Kansas hospital Association, left, and Randall Allen, the Executive Director of the Kansas Association of Counties, participate in a panel ...
Update: In January, we reported about surveys being sent to prosecutors and law enforcement officials in Kansas by attorney general Derek Schmidt in an effort to determine how Colorado cannabis was negatively impacting the good people of that state ...
Kansas City, Kan. - It's that time of the year, once again. When RVs and race fans pull into the Kansas Speedway to see their favorite NASCAR drivers compete for the Sprint Cup.
In his coaching career, Reid is 15-2 the week after the bye, including 2-1 with the Kansas City Chiefs. Maybe it's a random record, or the byproduct of fortunate scheduling, but anything that has hit 88 percent of the time will grab the attention of ...
Michael Bushnell is the publisher of a small community newspaper in the northeast part of Kansas City. He covered the deadly fire last year that ended in the deaths of two Kansas City firefighters. The fire caused a wall to collapse on the structure's ...
It's already been called the worst presidential election in U.S. history, or alternately, the most depressing one. And so far, it has lived down to those expectations.
Three members of a Kansas militia group were charged Friday with plotting to bomb an apartment complex that's home to Somali immigrants in the western Kansas meatpacking town of garden City, a thwarted attack prosecutors say was planned for the day ...
Chase Briscoe, 22, wrapped up the ARCA championship title Friday night, when he took to the track at Kansas Speedway for the series finale, a race he went on to win.
The Oakland Raiders were back at practice on Wednesday to prepare for their approaching game against the Kansas City Chiefs.
Steve Howe, the district attorney in Johnson county, Kansas, said he hopes more victims will come forward now that William Luth, 24, of Blue Springs, Missouri, and Brady Newman-Caddell, 21, of Independence, Missouri, are in custody.
Kansas City, Kan. (BRAIN) - Erik's bike Shop purchased the two Kansas City, Kansas-area locations of retail chain BikeSource.
Kendall packaging Corp. is spending millions on a capacity expansion in Pittsburg, Kan., that will provide equipment and space to help the flexible packaging company continue to grow, according to the company's leader.
Authorities believe two Kansas City-area men charged with kidnapping and raping a sheriff's deputy have attacked others, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
Topeka, Kan. - The Kansas attorney general says marijuana from Colorado is "permeating" every part of Kansas. Attorney General Derek Schmidt said in a news release Monday that he got that information from 320 law enforcement agencies and 70 ...
Enjoy the above normal temperatures on Tuesday Kansas City because a strong cold front plows through the area, sending temperatures tumbling and bringing the chance of the first frost of the season.
There has not been data collected yet to demonstrate student improvement in reading using the Kansas Reading Roadmap, but USD 457 officials report students appear to be gaining more confidence in their reading thanks to the program.
It seems like just yesterday American football aficionados were waiting for what felt like an eternity for the 2016 NFL season to begin.





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