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K-State Athletics Announces Largest Capital Initiative in Department History

Courtesy of K-State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – K-State Athletics Director Gene Taylor unveiled today the largest capital project in department history ($105 million) as part...

Dr. Ramsey Nijem Named Kansas Men’s Basketball Director of Sport Performance

Courtesy of Kansas Athletics LAWRENCE, Kan. – Dr. Ramsey Nijem, Sc.D, has been named Men’s Basketball Director of Sport Performance at the University of Kansas,...

K-State Continues Homestand with Bowling Green + Radio Coverage Info

Courtesy of K-State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. - Following a dominating 49-14 win over Nicholls in Chris Klieman's first game as head coach, K-State will host...

Game Preview: Coastal Carolina at Kansas + Radio Coverage Info

Courtesy of Kansas Athletics LAWRENCE, Kan. — The Kansas Jayhawks are set to host the second game of the 2019 season on Saturday, as they...

K-State Runs Past Nicholls, Opens Klieman Era with 49-14 Victory

Courtesy of K-State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – Five different Kansas State players rushed for a touchdown on Saturday afternoon (August 31), propelling K-State to a...

Late Kansas Touchdown Earns First Victory in Miles Era

Courtesy of Kansas Athletics LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas football picked up its first win of the season with a 24-17 victory over Indiana State at...

K-State Football Announces 2019 Team Captains

Courtesy of K-State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State announced Friday seven team captains that will represent the Wildcats throughout the 2019 following a team...

Jayhawk Football Announces 2019 Football Captains

Courtesy of Kansas Athletics Head coach Les Miles announced Saturday that Hakeem Adeniji, Bryce Torneden and Kyle Thompson will serve as team captains for...

Shocker Volleyball Picked 7th in American Preseason Poll

Courtesy of Wichita State Athletics PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Wichita State University volleyball team was picked to finish seventh in the American Athletic Conference Preseason...

KU & K-State Athletics Streaming Coming To Sunflower State Radio… With A Catch

Marysville, Kan. - Dierking Communications, Inc. is happy to announce that our partnership with Learfield IMG College, the media rightsholder for both Kansas and...

Kansas Headlines

Person Of Interest in Homicide Case Now in Custody in Montana

GLENDIVE, Mont. – The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI), the Medicine Lodge Police Department, and the Barber County Sheriff’s Office have located the person...

Technology Development Institute Receives CARES Funding To Create Innovation Stimulus Program

MANHATTAN — The U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration has awarded the Technology Development Institute, or TDI, at Kansas State University grant funding through...

Kansas Highway Patrol Stresses Safety For Labor Day Holiday

The Kansas Highway Patrol will join local and state law enforcement agencies during August 20, 2020, to Labor Day, September 7, to help keep...

KDHE Amends Travel Quarantine List – Florida Removed; Mass Gatherings Greater Than 500 Added

TOPEKA – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has amended its travel quarantine list, removing the state of Florida and adding attendance...

Schwan’s Company To Build 400,000-Square-Foot Expansion at Production Facility in Salina

TOPEKA – Governor Laura Kelly today announced that Schwan’s Company, a leading food producer in the United States, will build a new 400,000-square-foot expansion...

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...