Saturday, February 23, 2019

Kansas Declares Staff Shortage At El Dorado Prison An Emergency

By Stephen Koranda - Kansas News Service/KCURThe Kansas secretary of corrections calls staffing shortages at a state prison an emergency.Worker shortages are a persistent...

Conservation Tree Planting Program

Landowners wanting low-cost tree and shrub seedlings for conservation plantings are encouraged to take advantage of the conservation tree planting program offered by the...

KDOT Awards $8.5 Million in Transportation Alternatives Projects

The Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) has selected 23 projects for inclusion in its Transportation Alternatives (TA) Program for Federal Fiscal Year 2020.Eligible projects...

Missing Auburn, Nebraska Man Found Dead Near Clay Center

An Auburn, Nebraska man, 65-year-old Rick Kubes, was found dead Wednesday evening three miles north of Clay Center, Kansas, where his truck had drifted...

Researching Industrial Hemp as a Crop for Kansas

The Alternative Crop Research Act allows the Kansas Department of Agriculture to oversee the cultivation of industrial hemp in a research program.Jason Griffin, director...