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Marshall County Commission Meeting Minutes – 12/4/17

The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular session with Robert S. Connell, Chairman, Lynn Feldhausen and David E. Baier members and Sonya...

Legislators To Consider Additional Tax Increase To Fund Schools

Kansas legislators are headed toward considering their second big tax increase within a year because of a state Supreme Court order to increase spending...

New KanCare Plan Leaves Lawmakers at Odds

Republican legislators have temporarily sidetracked an effort to block the Brownback administration from obtaining federal approval to renew KanCare, the state’s privatized Medicaid program. Democrats...

Mitchell County Commissioners – December 4, 2017

The Mitchell County Commissioners met on Monday morning in Beloit. Director of Public Works, Dale Housh, presented an interlocal agreement for a bridge project...

Accident Takes The Lives Of Blue Rapids & Clay Center Residents

A fatality accident early Friday morning shortly after 7 a.m. in Jefferson County, Kansas near Grantville claimed the life of two people including a...

Osborne Woman Killed In Single Vehicle Crash

An Osborne woman died in an accident just before 2:30p.m. on Saturday in Wabaunsee County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2011 Chevy Traverse driven...

Smith County Commissioners – November 20, 2017

The County Commissioners met in a regular session on November 20, 2017 in the County Commissioners’ Room. Present were Commissioners Tom James, Art Befort,...

Mitchell County Hosts Strategic Doing Part II

The second Strategic Doing event for Mitchell County was held on Wednesday evening at NCK Tech in Beloit. The purpose of the event was...

Norton Co Board Of Commissioners Minutes November 30, 2017

Norton Co Board of Commissioners November 30, 2017 Commissioner Charles Posson called the meeting of the Norton Co Board of Commissioners to order at 9:00 AM...

Central Valley Ag Hold Annual Meeting

Central Valley Ag Cooperative (CVA) recently hosted their Annual Meeting for member-owners to review the fiscal year. CVA reported $21.7 Million in Total Profit...

Kansas Headlines

What A Pending Football Game Says About COVID-19, The Fate Of Small Colleges And The Towns They Keep Alive

By Frank Morris - Kansas News Service There’s a lot riding on a Kickoff set for 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12. The Sterling College Warriors are...

Governor Laura Kelly Visits Kansas State University Biosecurity Research Institute

Governor Laura Kelly today toured the Kansas State University Biosecurity Research Institute (BRI) to learn more about its work fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, including...

Kansas’ U.S. Senate Race Is Set As Marshall Beats Kobach For GOP Nod; Watkins Out In 2nd District

TOPEKA, Kansas — Kansas’ biggest race of the evening was one of the first to be decided: U.S. Rep. Roger Marshall secured the Republican...

Kansas Total Tax Collections $484.6 Million Ahead of July of Last Fiscal Year

TOPEKA—The State of Kansas starts Fiscal Year 2021 by surpassing its total tax-only collections by $484.6 million compared to July of last fiscal year....

AG Derek Schmidt Urges Federal Action To Increase Access, Affordability For Remdesivir

TOPEKA – (August 4, 2020) – Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt today urged federal agencies to exercise special legal authority to increase the availability...

Kansas News Service

What A Pending Football Game Says About COVID-19, The Fate Of Small Colleges And The Towns They Keep Alive

By Frank Morris - Kansas News Service There’s a lot riding on a Kickoff set for 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12. The Sterling College Warriors are...

Kansas’ U.S. Senate Race Is Set As Marshall Beats Kobach For GOP Nod; Watkins Out In 2nd District

TOPEKA, Kansas — Kansas’ biggest race of the evening was one of the first to be decided: U.S. Rep. Roger Marshall secured the Republican...

Feds Say Filth, Hazards At Kansas Group Homes Put Foster Care Children At Risk

By Celia Llopis-Jepsen - Kansas News Service Kansas let foster care children live in group homes with broken windows, mold, exposed electrical wiring, trashed porches...

Kansas K-12 Districts Can Start Class On Time After State Board Rejects Governor’s Order To Delay

By Stephan Bisaha - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — Kansas’ elementary, middle and high schools will reopen for in-person instruction in August, despite Gov. Laura...

Kansas Governor Says Masks Are Non-Negotiable In Schools And Pleads For Delaying Classes

By Brian Grimmett - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — Students, teachers and staff members at K-12 schools in Kansas will wear masks, use hand sanitizer...