Stabbing in Kinsley…and other headlines: February 28, 2017

There’s an arrest in a weekend stabbing in western Kansas. The Edwards County attorney is staying tight-lipped, only that it happened in Kinsley early Saturday afternoon. No word ... Continue Reading →

Oklahoma man injured in I-70 wreck…and other headlines: February 27, 2017

A man from Oklahoma is in the hospital after rolling his Jeep on I-70. It happened just west of Grinnell in Gove County. Accident investigators believe he drifted into the median, over-corrected, ... Continue Reading →

Brownback will veto personal income tax bill…and other headlines: February 22, 2017

Governor Sam Brownback says he will veto a bipartisan bill to roll back personal income tax cuts he’s championed in a bid to balance the state budget. The governor announced his intention ... Continue Reading →

Case of mumps confirmed in Colby…and other headlines: February 21, 2017

The Colby school district has a confirmed case of Mumps. A statement from the district doesn’t go into specifics. It comes just two days after health officials in Barton County reported ... Continue Reading →

Goodland man injured in I-70 accident…and other headlines: February 20, 2017

Investigators still aren’t sure what caused a man from Goodland to run off I-70 near Edson Friday afternoon, through the median, crossing the eastbound lanes and hitting a fence and ... Continue Reading →

KS Republicans mixed over potential state tax increase…and other headlines: February 17, 2017

Republicans in the Kansas House are split over a bill passed by the chamber to increase income taxes. Forty of the chamber’s 85 Republicans voted for the proposal when it passed on ... Continue Reading →

Budget bill advanced by Kansas House not supported by Governor…and other headlines: February 16, 2017

Governor Brownback says he won’t sign a bill advanced by the Kansas House that would increase personal income taxes to help balance the state budget. While the governor stopped short ... Continue Reading →

Senate committee advances proposal to increase income taxes…and other headlines: February 15, 2017

A Kansas Senate committee advances a budget-balancing proposal from Democrats to raise $1.2 billion over two years by increasing income taxes. The Assessment and Taxation Committee ... Continue Reading →

New plan to balance budget that doesn’t touch aid to schools…and other headlines: February 14, 2017

Kansas legislators are pushing a new plan to balance the state’s budget without touching aid to public schools after top Republicans saw support for education funding cuts crash. ... Continue Reading →

Republicans choose Estes to run for seat vacated by Pompeo…and other headlines: February 10, 2017

Republicans pick state Treasurer Ron Estes as their nominee for the Kansas congressional seat formerly held by CIA Director Mike Pompeo. Six Republicans were vying for the nomination ... Continue Reading →
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