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Kyle Thompson Earns a Spot on the 2019 Ray Guy Award Preseason Watch List

Courtesy of Kansas Athletics LAWRENCE, Kan. — The Augusta Sports Council has announced the preseason watch list for the 2019 Ray Guy Award, which honors...

McAtee Selected to 2018-19 NABC Honors Court

Courtesy of K-State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – For the second consecutive season, men's basketball player Pierson McAtee was honored by the National Association of Basketball...

Kansas Athletics To Sell Beer, Wine at Football Games

Courtesy of Kansas Athletics Lawrence, Kan. – Kansas Athletics ticket holders will be able to purchase beer and wine at home football games beginning in...

Kansas To Face Chaminade in 2019 Maui Invitational Opening Game

Courtesy of Kansas Athletics 2019 Maui Invitational Tournament Bracket (PDF) LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas men's basketball will face Chaminade in the opening round of the...

Shockers Add Jan. 4 Home Date with Ole Miss

Courtesy of Wichita State Shocker Athletics Wichita State will play host to Ole Miss this season in one of four men's basketball scheduling alliance matchups...

K-State to Face Pittsburgh in Rocket Mortgage Fort Myers Tip-Off

Courtesy of K-State Sports Information MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State will match up against ACC foe Pittsburgh in the semifinals of the 2019 Rocket Mortgage...

Reggie Walker Named to Preseason All-Big 12 Team

Courtesy of K-State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State senior defensive end Reggie Walker was named to the 2019 Preseason All-Big 12 team as chosen...

Pooka Williams Jr., and Kyle Thompson Tabbed Preseason All-Big 12 First Team

Courtesy of Kansas Athletics LAWRENCE, Kan. – For the second-straight year two Jayhawks picked up Preseason All-Big 12 First Team honors as sophomore Pooka Williams...

Save The Date, Late Night in the Phog Set For Oct. 4th

LAWRENCE, Kan. – An annual fan favorite, the 35th Late Night in the Phog, signaling the official start of KU's men's and women's basketball...

Nine Home Games Highlight K-State’s 2019-20 Non-Conference Schedule

Courtesy of K-State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – Nine home games at Bramlage Coliseum, including a marquee matchup with Marquette, neutral site games in Florida and...

Kansas Headlines

Governor Laura Kelly Orders Flags at Half-staff in Honor of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

In accordance with Executive Order 20-30, Governor Laura Kelly has ordered U.S. flags to be flown at half-staff throughout the state of...

KBI Concludes Pittsburg Death Investigation

PITTSBURG, Kan. – The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) and the Pittsburg Police Department shared new information about the investigation into the death of...

State Finance Council approves $290 million in Coronavirus Relief Funds for Child Supervision, Public Health, Other Essential Services

TOPEKA – The State Finance Council (SFC) today unanimously approved a total of $290 million for the public health, essential needs and services, and...

Death Investigation Underway In Pittsburg

PITTSBURG, Kan. – The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) and the Pittsburg Police Department are conducting a death investigation at a home in Pittsburg. On...

Governor Laura Kelly Announces $500,000 Grant to Protect Historic Kansas Properties

TOPEKA—Governor Laura Kelly today announced a new program that will assist Kansans who own historic properties in communities with populations under 30,000. The National...

Kansas News Service

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...

Kansas Teachers Could Owe Their Schools Thousands If They Quit Over Coronavirus Concerns

By Stephan Bisaha - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — Kansas teachers that don’t feel safe going back to crowded hallways as schools reopen could take...

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...