food

Food allergies on the rise

Kansas State University food safety specialist Karen Blakeslee says there are more than 160 foods that have been known to cause allergic rea…

health food

Lawrence considering creating food hub

Lawrence and Douglas County officials are stepping up efforts to create a "food hub" that would handle fruits, vegetables and grains grown i…

military

New home for wounded Kan. sgt.

A retired Marine sergeant who lost both legs in Afghanistan is getting a new fully accessible home in Reno County.

grant

Salina’s Land Institute gets 2 grants

The Salina-based Land Institute has been awarded two federal grants totaling more than $650,000 that will help fund the institute's developm…

emergency management

Emergency management always prepared

With only six days left in "National Preparedness Month," Shawnee County Emergency Managers are as busy as ever, despite the beautiful weath…