Headlines from the Today in Kansas Report: November 22, 2016

The woman accused of killing a mother in Wichita and stealing her baby says in a jailhouse interview that the woman had agreed to give her the baby but backed out of the deal at the ... Continue Reading →

Kansas playing big role in Trump’s transition and administration…and other headlines: November 21, 2016

A man who was on the run for six years gets 27 years in prison and has to forfeit $13 million from drug trafficking in Kansas. He’d already entered guily pleas to drug and money laundering ... Continue Reading →

Living expenses to increase next year at Kansas universities…and other headlines: November 18, 2016

Room and board costs at universities in Kansas are expected to climb next year. The largest proposed rate increase is at Ku, which is asking for a 4.9 percent hike. K-State, Wichita ... Continue Reading →

Regents to vote on new KSU president today…and other headlines: November 15, 2016

The Kansas Board of Regents votes today on a new president for Kansas State. The regents are meeting today on the campus in Manhattan. Former president Kirk Schulz announced his departure ... Continue Reading →

CCC Volleyball players earn post-season honors

(Story and photo credit: CCC Public Information) Sophomores Aleksandra Malek and Maja Jankovic and freshman Melanie Loiseau were named to the 2016 NJCAA All-Region VI Team, while sophomore ... Continue Reading →

Expectations lowered for tax collections in Kansas…and other headlines: November 11, 2016

Kansas faces a $349 million shortfall in its current budget and more gaps in the near future after officials issued a new, more pessimistic fiscal forecast. The forecasters on Thursday ... Continue Reading →

Kobach selected to work with Trump’s transition team…and other headlines: November 10, 2016

Kansas secretary of state Kris Kobach says he’s working on the transition team for the Trump administration. Kobach says he doesn’t expect a role in the cabinet but he’s open ... Continue Reading →

Trump carries Kansas, Moran re-elected, judges stay, and Thomas County votes in favor of new Justice Center: November 9, 2016

Republican nominee Donald Trump carried Kansas in the presidential race as expected, and GOP Sen. Jerry Moran was handed an easy re-election victory in Tuesday’s election. Kansas ... Continue Reading →

KBI investigating fatal officer-involved shooting in Ellis County

ELLIS COUNTY – On Tuesday morning, November 8th, the Ellis County Sheriff’s Office contacted the Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) at approximately 3:40 a.m. requesting an ... Continue Reading →

Earthquake felt in Kansas…Kansas soldier killed in Jordan…and other headlines: November 7, 2016

No reports of damage in Kansas from the magnitude 5.0 earthquake that struck Oklahoma around 7:45 last night. A good chunk of the state felt the quake, which was centered about 50 miles ... Continue Reading →