Kansas Revenue Secretary Nick Jordan is trying to lessen resistance among House Republicans to raising new revenues by adjusting the state sales tax.
A woman died after her bicycle was hit by a vehicle near Salina.
A Democratic state senator involved in Kansas legislators’ tax negotiations says chances that Republicans can pass tax legislation this year are diminishing.
A Kansas Senate committee plans to review a proposal to block the use of multi-state, Common Core reading and math standards in public schools.
Advance message boards will alert drivers to the lane and ramp closures. No marked detours will be provided. Drivers should expect delays and must use alternate routes during the weekend bridge lane and ramp closures.
The Douglas County Commission will ask the state for an exemption from a new law that allows concealed weapons in public buildings.… More »
Help the Helping Hands Humane Society raise money for its day to day operations at Bone Appetit: Under the Big Top. The circus-themed event… More »
The Sacred Heart – St. Joseph parish Germanfest celebration kicks off Saturday after the 9:30 a.m. mass and continues Sunday late-afternoon.… More »
Kansas football player Chris Martin and two other men are charged with aggravated robbery after a home invasion in Lawrence.
A mother and son will be tried together in the shooting death of the son’s estranged wife in Topeka.
The son of a Missouri woman who died in an explosion at a home near Cheney Reservoir has reached a confidential settlement in a wrongful-death lawsuit.
A south-central Kansas optometrist has been sentenced to 41 months in federal prison over a scheme to collect more than $580,000 for eye examinations that were never performed.
The Friends of Konza Prairie, through the Konza Environmental Education Program, annually offers a Wildflower Walk
Kansas legislators are being forced to resume negotiations on tax issues following the House’s rejection of a plan to lower the state sales tax on groceries.
Furlough notices are being issued to some 2,400 civilian employees at Fort Riley as the military prepares to make budget adjustments for the remainder of the fiscal year.
Wichita police say a man is missing after he jumped into the Arkansas River while fleeing from officers.
The public is invited to the annual summer tour of the University of Kansas Native Medicinal Plant Research Garden at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 2.