Saturday, December 7, 2019

Kansas Headlines

Season’s Coldest Temperatures Coming; Time for Winter Car Prep

WICHITA, Kan. – Oct. 25, 2019 – The coldest temperatures of the season – including most of the Sunflower State forecast for below freezing...

Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Miami County

MANHATTAN, Kan. — The Kansas Department of Agriculture, along with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, has confirmed the presence of emerald ash borer (EAB)...

First Woman To Officiate For The NFL To Appear For FHSU’s Presidential Speaker Series

HAYS, Kan. – Sarah Thomas is the first woman to officiate a major college football game, the first full-time female NFL game official and,...

KDA Confirms Vesicular Stomatitis in Horses in Sherman County

MANHATTAN, Kan. — The Kansas Department of Agriculture has announced that vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV) was confirmed in horses in Sherman County on October...

‘Get Big Or Get Out’ Farming Has Left Kansas Towns Struggling For Survival

By Jim McLean - Kansas News Service DIGHTON, Kansas — A billboard along Interstate 70 boasting about the productivity of Kansas farmers may say more...

People In The Emptying Parts Of Rural Kansas Insist ‘We’re Not Going To Let...

By Jim McLean - Kansas News Service COURTLAND, Kansas — Rural Kansas has a storied past, but decades of population decline stand poised to turn...

Law Enforcement Agencies To Collect Unused Medications Saturday

TOPEKA – (October 21, 2019) – Law enforcement officers at locations across the state will be collecting unused medications for safe disposal on Saturday,...

National Sorghum Producers Partners with USDA to Quantify Sorghum Sustainability in Key Ethanol Production...

LUBBOCK, TX (October 22, 2019) – National Sorghum Producers today announced a partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service in...

Kansas Farm Bureau Brand Launches Campaign on Nutritional Value of Meat

MANHATTAN - Kansas Farm Bureau’s consumer-focused brand, Kansas Living, will launch a “Make Mine Meat” campaign Thursday, Oct. 24, at the Manhattan Meat Market...

KBI Announces SAKI Findings, Launches Public Awareness Campaign

TOPEKA--The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) on Thursday announced findings and recommendations resulting from a five-year collaborative effort to identify, inventory, and test previously...