Egg prices surge to record on shortage caused by bird flu

DAVID PITT, Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Egg prices surged to a record on Friday, a month after …Read More

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Senate passes Moran’s Community Care for Veterans Act (VIDEO)

WASHINGTON–Today, the U.S. Senate passed the Access to Community Care for Veterans Act (S.1463), legislation authored by U.S. Senator Jerry …Read More

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Brownback signs bill regulating ride-hailing companies

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback has signed a compromise on regulations that ride-hailing company Uber says will allow …Read More

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Bill would create opening for vote on Kan. Medicaid expansion

By Dave Ranney A Senate committee on Thursday learned that a bill proposing that the state collect a 3.5 percent …Read More

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Missing Manhattan teen found, arrested

MANHATTAN- Law enforcement authorities in Riley County have located a Manhattan teenager. Kyle Nevels, 16, was reported missing on March …Read More

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Police investigate another report of counterfeit money

SALINA- Law enforcement authorities in Salina are investigating the passing of more counterfeit money. Captain Mike Sweeney said that a …Read More

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Steep drop in oil, gas valuations upending county budgets

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Residents in energy producing counties may be paying more property taxes or face cuts in local …Read More

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Missouri man sentenced for death of Kansas dog expert

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 52-year-old Missouri man is sentenced to more than 55 years for bludgeoning to death …Read More

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Kansas teen wounded during home invasion

WICHITA– Sedgwick County authorities are working a shooting case from Thursday night. Officers reported in a media release that at …Read More

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Officials see possible end to pertussis outbreak in Barton County

GREAT BEND- Barton County is just a few days away from officially being taken off the list of counties that …Read More

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Distance education widespread, growing at Kansas colleges

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A new report shows that more than 45 percent of Kansas students at higher learning institutions …Read More

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Rep. Jenkins Hosts Mental Health First Aid Briefing On Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON, D.C.– This week, Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins (R-KS) and Congresswoman Doris Matsui (D-CA) hosted a Mental Health First Aid briefing …Read More

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Drought Monitor: Small portion of Kan. remains in severe drought

Substantial rain in May — following a wetter-than normal second half of 2014 — has greatly reduced the drought severity …Read More

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Westar Energy rates to increase to cover their environmental costs

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Westar Energy plans to increase its rates starting in June to cover the costs of its …Read More

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Fort Hays to offer first doctoral degree

HAYS, Kan. (AP) — Fort Hays State University plans to offer its first doctoral degree, beginning in September. The school …Read More

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Emergency room at Topeka VA hospital could reopen soon

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — An emergency room at a Veterans Affairs hospital in Topeka might be reopening soon. William Patterson, …Read More

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Man Pleads Guilty in Kan. To Operating Internet Fraud Scheme

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A California man pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court in Kansas to operating an Internet fraud …Read More

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New Wichita airport terminal to open next month

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A new terminal at Wichita Eisenhower National Airport will open June 3. City and airport officials …Read More

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Woman charged on suspicion of killing Kan. woman with car

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A woman has been charged with first-degree premeditated murder for the death of a woman who …Read More

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Kansas House balks at setting up alternative to foster care

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas House members are uneasy about a proposal to allow parents to temporarily give up custody …Read More

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