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Beloit City Council Weighing Options For Big Changes

After the official agenda of Tuesday night’s Beloit City Council meeting was completed in about 10 minutes, the work session was dominated by discussion...

Mitchell County Planning Commission Meeting Postponed

A work session and open discussion was conducted at the scheduled January 10, 2017 first quarterly Mitchell County Planning Commission meeting with Vice-Chair Rebecca...

Vehicle Reported Stolen In Sabetha

A vehicle was reported stolen in Sabetha Monday. Sometime between 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m., a white 2011 Ford Expedition was taken from 1976 168th Road....

Arrests Made In Connection With Wymore Business Theft

Two men were arrested by gage county authorities in connection with a theft in Wymore, at Lauby Heating and Air. Two hand carts, and...

Marysville Featured In USA Today Special

Marysville was featured this week in a USA Today special, highlighting 50 beautiful small towns, one in each state. Keli Hilliard, with the Kansas...

Kansas Legislature Considers Bill To Repeal 2012-13 Tax Cuts

A push in Kansas to end an income tax break championed by Gov. Sam Brownback is being led by fellow Republicans in the GOP-controlled...

Smith County Commissioners – January 9,. 2017

Office of the County Clerk Journal of Proceedings for the Smith County Commissioners - January 9, 2017 The County Commissioners met in regular session on January...

Osborne County Commissioners – January 9, 2017

Osborne County Commissioners - Minutes for January 9, 2017 Present: James Cary, C.W. “Bill” Seaman, Alfred Reif, and Vienna Janis, County Clerk. Other present: Craig...

Washington County Commission Meeting Minutes – Jan. 17, 2017

The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Tuesday January 17, 2017 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse...

Marshall County Commission Meeting Minutes – Jan. 16, 2017

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

Kansas Headlines

UPDATE: Kids Located Safe – Kansas Amber Alert Issued For 2 Missing Girls

The suspect vehicle was located by the Oklahoma Highway patrol around mile marker 6 near Erick, OK. The suspect was detained...

KBI Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Montgomery County

MONTGOMERY COUNTY – The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) is investigating an officer-involved shooting that took place Friday afternoon in rural Montgomery...

Indictment: Man Stole 22 Firearms During Burglary at Kansas Pawnshop

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A Kansas man was indicted today on federal charges that he stole 22 firearms from a pawnshop in Overland Park,...

Governor Kelly Announces 250 Jobs with New Empirical Foods Facility in Garden City

TOPEKA – Governor Laura Kelly Thursday announced the groundbreaking for a new Empirical Foods ground beef facility in Garden City. The planned facility, which is...

Governor Laura Kelly Announces $35 million in Rental Assistance to Keep Kansans in Their Homes, Businesses

TOPEKA – Governor Laura Kelly announced today that Kansans experiencing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic are eligible to receive up to...

Kansas News Service

‘It Is Not Sustainable’: Kansas’ Online Teachers Are Overworked And Quitting

WICHITA, Kansas — Less than a week into the new school year, the warning came: the school district’s COVID-19 learning plan expected too much from...

Kansas Nursing Homes Still Waiting On Coronavirus Testing Gear From The Feds, And Can’t Afford Labs

By Celia Llopis-Jepsen - Kansas News Service Phillips County Retirement Center got a coronavirus testing machine this month from the U.S. Department of Health and...

Scathing Federal Inspection Pulls Curtain Back On One Of Kansas’ Deadliest Coronavirus Outbreaks

By Celia Llopis-Jepsen - Kansas News Service At a Kansas City, Kansas, nursing home, employees tested positive for COVID-19 and went back to work the...

Federal Prosecutors Defy Court Order In Cases Over Attorney-Client Recordings In Leavenworth

By Dan Margolies - Kansas News Service The U.S. Attorney’s office in Kansas City, Kansas, says it will no longer cooperate with cases brought by...

Emails Show Kansas Agencies Helped Keep Meatpacking Plants Open Despite Concerns About Coronavirus

By Corinne Boyer - Kansas News Service GARDEN CITY, Kansas — In mid-May, Finney County’s top public health physician sent an email to state health...