Hoisington Man Sentenced To 21 Years For Murder

GREAT BEND – (June 3, 2019) – A Hoisington man was sentenced today to 21 years in prison after pleading guilty to second degree...

CANCELLED: Statewide Silver Alert Issued For Missing Wakeeney Man

UPDATE: The statewide silver alert issued for Russell Hearting, 72, of Wakeeney, has been canceled. Hearting was found this morning in Trego County, and...

State Continues to Monitor Watershed Dam South of Sabetha

MANHATTAN, Kan. — The Kansas Department of Agriculture’s Division of Water Resources (KDA-DWR) and the Kansas Water Office (KWO) are aware that there is...

Evacuation Advisory Issued For Northview Neighborhood in Manhattan

⚠️ EVACUATION ADVISORY ⚠️ An evacuation advisory is in effect for areas of the Northview neighborhood in Manhattan, including the Dix addition, Berry streets, and...

Are You and Your Car Road-Ready for a Memorial Day Trip?

WICHITA, Kan. – May 22, 2019 – The West North Central Region*, of which Kansas is a part, will see more than 3.6 million...

Kansas County Showing What Wind Farms Haven’t Seen Much Before: Local Opposition

By Brian Grimmett - Kansas News Service/KMUW Standing near the corner of his property in southeastern Reno County, Nick Egli looked east and pointed to...

KDEM Activates State Emergency Operations Center To Support Flood Response

The Kansas Division of Emergency Management activated the State Emergency Operations Center in Topeka today with 24-hour staffing to support county efforts to deal...

One Year After Devastating Fire, Hale Library Renovation Is Underway

MANHATTAN — Nearly a year ago, on May 22, 2018, a fire broke out in Hale Library, the flagship building in the Kansas State...

Junction City Woman Ordered To Repay More Than $3,800 For Medicaid Fraud

WESTMORELAND – (May 17, 2019) – A Junction City woman has been ordered to repay more than $3,800 to the Kansas Medicaid Program after...

Nearly 43 Million Americans Will Kick Off The Season With A Memorial Day Vacation

WICHITA, Kan. – May 15, 2019 – Nearly 43 million Americans will start their summers on a high note with a Memorial Day weekend...