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…

ICBM test-launched from California

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Air Force has test-launched an unarmed Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile from…