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Chances Are Your Kansas County’s Website Is Easy Pickings For Hackers

By Nomin Ujiyediin - Kansas News Service TOPEKA, Kansas — When it comes to cybersecurity, most Kansas counties are behind. Overall, only eight county websites end...

Kansans Can’t Bet The House On Super Bowl LIV, But LV Is A Possibility

By Stephen Koranda - Kansas News Service TOPEKA, Kansas — Kansans thinking about wagering a few bucks on the Kansas City Chiefs’ Super Bowl appearance...

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

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

Kansas Makes Good Use Of Wind Power, But Other Renewables … Not So Much

By Brian Grimmett - Kansas News Service Wichita — Kansas is a national leader in wind energy, but a new report shows the state lags...

Kansas Teachers Compete With Netflix For Students’ Attention In The Classroom

By Stephan Bisaha - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — Smartboards have been replacing chalkboards in Kansas for more than a decade. Yet districts are...

Kansas Officials To Students: Tell Us How We Can Help Prevent Bullying

By Celia Llopis-Jepsen - Kansas News Service TOPEKA — Bullying just won’t go away. If anything, the advent of smartphones and social media has made...

Kidney Stones And Other Health Worries You Didn’t Know Climate Change Would Bring To Kansas

By Celia Llopis-Jepsen - Kansas News Service TOPEKA ― The “Kidney Stone Belt” is a thing, and it’s coming for Kansas. Climate change is expanding that...

Kansas Medicaid Insurer Aetna On Even Thinner Ice With State Officials

By Celia Llopis-Jepsen - Kansas News Service TOPEKA ― Aetna remains in hot water with the state of Kansas, which recently threatened to cancel the...

New Kansas Broadband Map Shows Internet Accessibility, And The Areas Sans Service May Surprise You

By Corinne Boyer - Kansas News Service DODGE CITY — Kansas is bathed in shades of blue that stretch north to south, east to west....

It’s Easier To Buy CBD In Kansas Than To Know For Sure What’s In It Or What It’s Good For

By Celia Llopis-Jepsen - Kansas News Service LAWRENCE — Before starting his CBD company, Chris Brunin researched the competition, the labs they used, the products...

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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...

Governor Laura Kelly Visits Kansas State University Biosecurity Research Institute

Governor Laura Kelly today toured the Kansas State University Biosecurity Research Institute (BRI) to learn more about its work fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, including...

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...

Kansas Total Tax Collections $484.6 Million Ahead of July of Last Fiscal Year

TOPEKA—The State of Kansas starts Fiscal Year 2021 by surpassing its total tax-only collections by $484.6 million compared to July of last fiscal year....

AG Derek Schmidt Urges Federal Action To Increase Access, Affordability For Remdesivir

TOPEKA – (August 4, 2020) – Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt today urged federal agencies to exercise special legal authority to increase the availability...

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...