| Jun 17, 2010
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A group representing 72 Kansas school districts says it will sue state officials over education funding issues later this year.
Schools for Fair Funding sent notice to the Legislature on Thursday saying it will file suit in October...
| Jun 21, 2010
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Some businesses in the Wichita area have gone to court seeking to block new restrictions on smoking from taking effect in Kansas.
The new law prohibits indoor smoking in most public places, including businesses, restaurants, bars and...
| Jan 31, 2011
| 3:07 PM
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - State offices in Topeka and Shawnee County will be closed Tuesday because of a winter storm. Gov. Sam Brownback said in a news release he made the decision after meeting with officials from weather and public safety agencies, including...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 6:51 AM
Drifting snow from a massive winter storm has closed stretches of state highways in several northeast Kansas counties.
And Shawnee County officials reported early Wednesday that portions of Interstate 70 in the Topeka area are down to one lane that's...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 1:02 PM
Beginning July 1, traffic will speed up on some Kansas highways as the speed limit increases to 75 mph.
The new maximum speed limit was passed by the Legislature this year. It allows for the higher speed limit on certain separated, controlled access...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 4:24 AM
The speed limit will jump to 75 mph on several interstates in Kansas starting July 1. The new speed limit was passed by the legislature for higher speeds on certain, separated, controlled access highways and interchanges.
The highways becoming 75mph are:...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 9:29 AM
Kansas will receive more than $3.6 Million for crime reduction through a federal grant.
Today Governor Sam Brownback's office announce the recipients of the 2012 Federal Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant program. Statewide, programs will...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Shawnee County Fair- July 20 - 24, 2011
| Aug 4, 2011
| 7:07 AM
Rain on the way...at last...it may not be a lot for the metro but a solid area of rain, mostly light, with a few embedded areas of moderate rain is moving along and south of I-70 and moving to the east as I type...rainfall amounts should be under .50" for...
| May 22, 2011
| 6:28 AM
Press Release from Governor Sam Brownback's office:
Governor Declares State of Emergency after deadly storms leave trail of damage in northeast Kansas
Governor Sam Brownback declared a state of emergency after strong storms, including reports of several...
| Jun 2, 2009
The 51-year-old man held on suspicion of killing prominent abortion provider Dr. George Tiller belonged to anti-government militia groups, had been convicted of carrying explosives in his car and was outraged by the doctor's speedy acquittal on abortion-...