| Feb 2, 2009
As they prepare to open bids for slots licenses today, Maryland officials are casting a wary eye on Kansas, hoping that recent history will not be repeated.
In Kansas, two gambling development companies won the rights to build "destination casinos"...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:22 PM
Kansas officials Monday cut the ribbon to officially open reconstructed I-70 in far western Kansas.
The event at the eastbound Travel Information Center west of Goodland marked the completion of the three-year project to rebuild both east and westbound...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 8:12 PM
Kathy Kessinger of Winfield was strangled to death in 1984. Her then-20-year-old husband was convicted of first-degree murder.
Now, William Kessinger is 49 and about to get his walking papers. At the hearing in March, Kathy Kessinger's family...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:52 PM
It's been almost a month since Brett Seacat was transferred from jail to prison, to serve more than 30 years for murdering his wife and setting their Kingman home on fire.
That's not nearly enough time for Vashti Seacat's family to move on.
| Aug 30, 2013
| 2:23 PM
It's a law that has gained little attention, but one that could change your lake experience. A law passed by the Kansas Legislature in 2012, means no more looking at the number on your beer before heading to the lake.
"In the past, the only alcohol that...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:17 PM
The man accused of killing a Pratt woman is now facing two murder charges because the woman was pregnant. A Wichita family helped inspire the law that makes those charges possible.
Terri Brooks' daughter, Chelsea was pregnant when she was murdered in...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 3:32 PM
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Lauren Seabrook comes to KWCH from Topeka where she worked as Evening Anchor and Reporter for Kansas First News. She started at KTKA in...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:06 PM
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -
Evening Update: A Wichita defense attorney says he doesn't see the need for a special session of the Kansas Legislature to consider rewriting the state's "Hard 50" sentencing law.
Richard Ney was skeptical Thursday of Attorney...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 7:58 PM
Kansas is violating the state constitution by not providing enough funding for schools.
A district court in Shawnee county issued the ruling today. The decision comes after more than 50 school districts sued the state.
They demanded lawmakers...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Jean Schodorf is a private citizen now but she says she's had enough of the Republican Party. That's why she decided to switch.
"I know it's the right choice," Schodorf says of her decision to become a Democrat. "I believe a long time ago the...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 2:17 PM
(AP) - The list of needed repairs at Kansas' public universities is declining amid increased spending and low bids from contractors scrambling for work.
The Lawrence Journal World reports that nearly 40 percent of regents' university buildings were...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 4:21 PM
Abortion rights advocates in Kansas are worried that the legislature's approval of a declaration that life begins "at fertilization" will inspire new attempts to prevent the procedure.
The Kansas Legislature sent the sweeping anti-abortion bill to...