Kansas athletes competing in the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics

The United States Olympic Committee announced the complete list of athletes that will be competing in the Summer Olympics in Rio. Included are eight athletes from Kansas (or Kansas ... Continue Reading →

State’s credit rating downgraded…and other headlines: July 27, 2016

S&P Global Ratings has downgraded Kansas’ credit rating because of the state’s ongoing budget problems. The rating agency said Tuesday it has dropped its rating for Kansas to ... Continue Reading →

Fire at Hays auto auction…and other headlines: July 26, 2016

Authorities find the body of a Kansas woman who went missing after skydiving in northern Oklahoma. Officials aren’t saying where the body was found. It’s believed a vehicle inside ... Continue Reading →

KS sending Sanders supports to DNC…and other headlines: July 25, 2016

Kansas is sending a delegation dominated by Bernie Sanders supporters to the Democratic National Convention controlled by Hillary Clinton. Local party leaders are hoping past divisions ... Continue Reading →

Silver Alert issued for elderly Colorado woman; may be in Kansas

Mary Finnegan, 82, Montrose, Colorado The Montrose Police Department in Colorado has issued a Silver Alert for Mary Finnegan, 82. She never returned to her home in Delta County after ... Continue Reading →

Heat advisories expected this week…and other headlines: July 19, 2016

Temperatures are expected to hang near 100 in most of Kansas again today. That’s leading to another round of heat advisories in many parts of the state, with forecasters saying it’ll ... Continue Reading →

Man gets prison time for prostitution charges…and other headlines: July 18, 2016

A man from Wichita gets a year and a half in federal prison on prostitution-related charges connected to a sting operation targeting massage parlors. He was convicted in April of one ... Continue Reading →

Police searching for men after chase near Salina…and other headlines: July 15, 2016

Law enforcement officers look for a man involved in a police chase who fled and left a child behind in the car. The Saline County Sheriff says the chase began yesterday morning when ... Continue Reading →

Last minute challenges arise for many Kansas voters…and other headlines: July 12, 2016

As many as 50,000 Kansas voters who registered at motor vehicle offices would be given provisional ballots in the upcoming elections only to see their votes in state and local races ... Continue Reading →

Major newspaper issues apology…and other headlines: July 11, 2016

The Kansas City Star’s publisher is apologizing for printing an opinion piece that suggested women can reduce the risk of being raped by not drinking too much. Many readers felt the ... Continue Reading →