Kansas Headlines

REPORT: Governor Brownback Could Step Down For U.N. Post In Italy

A report from Kansas Public Radio says that Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has been tapped to fill a United Nations position in Rome, Italy...

Winter Wheat Forecast a Mixed Bag

An early snapshot of winter wheat fields in Kansas shows wide variations as the majority of the state remains warm and dry. The National Agricultural...

Statewide Tornado Drill Set For Tuesday at 10 A.m.

Kansans are being urged to take part in the statewide tornado safety drill today at 10 a.m. If severe weather is imminent, the backup...

NCK Tech Board Of Trustees – February 2017

The North Central Kansas Technical College Board of Trustees held their monthly meeting on campus Monday night at the Severance Student Union conference room....

Kansas Supreme Court Delves Into School Finance Once Again

The Kansas Legislature’s top leaders say a state Supreme Court ruling on education funding won’t require lawmakers to change course on drafting a new...

Kansas Supreme Court Rules School Funding Formula ‘Inadequate’ Under State Constitution

By DAN MARGOLIES & SAM ZEFF Kansas News Service at www.kcur.org  As expected, the Kansas Supreme Court this morning ruled that Kansas’ school funding formula is...

Drafting Of 2018 Farm Bill Presents Many Challenges

U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts is facing a daunting task as drafting begins on the 2018 Farm Bill amid challenges confronting farmers. He and U.S. Rep....

Kansas House Approves Medicaid Expansion Bill Amendment

On Wednesday, supporters of expanding Medicaid eligibility to more low-income Kansans succeeded in a last-gasp effort to advance a measure, overpowering opponents who thought they...

Kansas Senate Falls Short Of Overriding Brownback Tax Bill Veto

Kansas legislators will have to determine the path they will take to balance the state budget after failing to override Governor Sam Brownback’s veto...

Kansas Suing Federal Government Over Affordable Care Act Taxes

The following press release was sent from the Kansas Attorney General's office. Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt asked for help from the Kansas congressional delegation...