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3 arrested for alleged meth-related offenses in Ellis, Rush counties

Hays Post Three people were arrested on suspicion of methamphetamine-related crimes after an ongoing joint investigation by the Ellis County …Read More

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Lobbyists had email look at Kan. governor’s budget plans

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A newspaper is reporting that a top aide to Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback used a private …Read More

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Surgeon general: ‘Desperate need of clarity’ on e-cigarettes

MICHAEL FELBERBAUM, AP Tobacco Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The U.S. surgeon general says officials are “in desperate need of …Read More

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Kansas man hospitalized after train hits road grader

OAKLEY – A Kansas man was injured in an accident just before 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday in Logan County. The …Read More

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Sen. Roberts Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Protect Rural Hospitals

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) today introduced bipartisan legislation to protect rural Critical Access Hospitals (CAH) and …Read More

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Woman accused of drowning puppy so she could board plane

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A Florida woman is suspected of drowning a 2-week-old puppy in a Nebraska airport bathroom …Read More

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Kansas House moves to stop wee-hours sessions, bill bundling

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas House members are moving to ban post-midnight sessions of their chamber and make it harder …Read More

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Wichita council puts marijuana issue on April ballot

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita voters will get the opportunity to vote on easing marijuana penalties for first-time offenders. The …Read More

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Legislature may take another look at renewable energy standards

By ANDY MARSO Rep. John Whitmer says he didn’t follow the ongoing debate on whether to repeal the state’s renewable …Read More

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Kansas measure would boost penalties for burglaries UPDATE

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas would increase penalties for home burglaries under a bill being considered in the state Senate. …Read More

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2 Kansas men injured after 3-vehicle collision

GARDEN CITY – Two people were injured in an accident just before 7 a.m. on Tuesday in Finney County. The …Read More

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Investigation turns up bomb making materials at Kan. residence

JUNCTION CITY, Kan. – Law enforcement authorities in Junction City found items used for making explosive at a local residence. …Read More

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Bill would ban use of carbon monoxide to euthanize animals

  TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas House committee is considering a bill that would ban the use of carbon …Read More

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Wheatland High School back to normal after lockdown, arrest

WHEATLAND, Kan. – School is back to normal today after a man fleeing law enforcement ran through Wheatland High School …Read More

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Gov. Appoints New Superintendent of Kansas Highway Patrol

Topeka, Kan. – Governor Sam Brownback today announced the nomination of Major Mark A. Bruce as Superintendent of the Kansas …Read More

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Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche issue recalls for fuel leaks

DETROIT (AP) — Audi, Volkswagen and Porsche are recalling about 27,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. to fix fuel …Read More

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Kansas City area to get 1,001 public, electric car chargers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City Power & Light says it’s planning to spend about $20 million to install …Read More

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2 arrested after man found dead on SW Kan. street

LIBERAL, Kan. (AP) — Two men have been arrested in the death of a man who was found lying in …Read More

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Bill would make it easier to prosecute the crime of strangulation in Kan.

By Tomas Hoppough KU Statehouse Wire Service TOPEKA – A House committee is trying for the second straight year to …Read More

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Police ask for public’s help in Kansas man’s stabbing

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Lawrence police are seeking the public’s help with their investigation of a 19-year-old’s stabbing over the …Read More

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Lenders expect higher farmland prices, more delinquent loans

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A new survey shows agricultural lenders are expecting lower farmland prices and more loan delinquencies from …Read More

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Facebook suffers outage affecting users worldwide

YOUKYUNG LEE, AP Technology Writer SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Facebook suffered a widespread outage lasting roughly 40 minutes on …Read More

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