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Beloit To Address Construction Issues On Completed Projects

The Beloit City Council met on Tuesday evening at the Municipal Building. City Manager Jason Rabe reported that it was discovered, after the fact,...

NCK Tech Board Of Trustees – April 2017

The NCK Tech Board of Trustees held their April meeting in the conference room of the Severance Student Union on Monday evening. President Eric...

Randolph Bridge Pavement Work Has K-16 Reduced To Single Lane

The Kansas Department of Transportation is alerting drivers that Kansas Highway 16 that crosses the northern end of Tuttle Creek Lake, also known as...

Mitchell County Courthouse Elevator Moving Up In The World

The Mitchell County Commissioners met on Monday morning this week. Maintenance Supervisor Brian Streit appeared to continue discussion on upgrades to the courthouse elevator...

Smith County Commissioners – March 13, 2017

Journal of Proceedings for the Smith County Commissioners - March 13, 2017 The County Commissioners met in regular session on March 13, 2017 in the...

Glen Elder City Council – March 6, 2017

The Glen Elder City Council met on Monday night. Rich Miller asked for pay increases for pool lifeguards. He asked to employ Sage Schlaefli...

Beloit City Council – March 7, 2017

The Beloit City Council met on Tuesday night at the Municipal building with all councilors present along with Mayor Tom Naasz, City Administrator Jason...

Marysville City Council Meeting Notes – Feb. 27, 2017

The Marysville City Council met Monday. During public comment, former Marysville Mayor Bill Philippi spoke against using city pool sales tax proceeds for other...

Major Maintenance Projects Set To Begin At Tuttle Creek Dam

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has announced the status of three maintenance projects scheduled to begin in the near...

Smith County Commissioners – February 13, 2017

Journal of Proceedings for the Smith County Commissioners The County Commissioners met in regular session on February13, 2017 in the County Commissioners’ Room. Present were...

Kansas Headlines

Launch of NASA’s SpaceX Demo-2 Rescheduled for Saturday, May 30

Via Press Release from NASA NASA and SpaceX scrubbed Wednesday’s launch attempt of the Demo-2 flight test to the International Space Station due to unfavorable...

Governor signs disaster declaration, calls for special session, warns of grave consequences to state without legislative action

Today Governor Laura Kelly announced a series of actions her administration is taking to respond to the emergency situation COVID-19 currently presents to the...

K-State film about school district’s transition to online teaching goes viral

MANHATTAN — A 13-minute video produced by the Kansas State University College of Education chronicles one rural Kansas school district's transition to remote teaching because of COVID-19. "Wamego's...

KDHE recommends self-quarantine for Kansans who traveled to Lake of the Ozarks

TOPEKA – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is recommending voluntary 14-day self-quarantine for those Kansans who traveled to Lake of the...

Kansas News Service

Kansas Gov. Kelly’s Emergency Powers Weakened By Lawmakers Who Say She Overreacted To COVID-19

By Stephen Koranda - Kansas News Service TOPEKA, Kansas — In a one-day marathon session that wrapped up a legislative year upended by the coronavirus, Kansas...

The Coronavirus Blew A $650M Hole In Kansas’ Budget, Putting Even School Funding In Jeopardy

By Stephen Koranda - Kansas News Service LAWRENCE, Kansas — When Kansas lawmakers left for an early spring break in mid-March, the state was projected to...

Kansas Educators Worry What Five Months Away From Classrooms Will Do To Schoolkids

By Stephan Bisaha - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — The summer slide. That’s the annual learning loss that happens when students spend three months away...

Despite Meatpacking Plants’ Efforts, Kansas Workers Say ‘We’re Right Next To Each Other’

By Corinne Boyer - Kansas News Service DODGE CITY, Kansas — In the days leading up to President Donald Trump’s mandate that all meatpacking plants stay open,...

Protecting Voters From COVID-19 Will Cost Kansas Counties Extra

By Daniel Caudill - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — Thousands of Reno County voters usually cast their ballots at the Kansas State Fairgrounds in Hutchinson,...