More small earthquakes rattle south central Kansas…and other headlines: September 27, 2017

Parts of Kansas feel their second earthquake of the week. The magnitude 2.6 quake yesterday afternoon was centered five miles northeast of Harper, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. ... Continue Reading →

Valley Hope Assoc. responds to news of national pharmaceutical chain limiting opioid prescriptions

NORTON, Kan.—Valley Hope Association President and CEO Pat George released the following statement today in response to the news on Friday, Sept. 22, that CVS pharmacy will limit ... Continue Reading →

Another candidate officially enters race for Kansas governor…and other headlines: September 26, 2017

Former state lawmaker Mark Hutton has officially entered the race for the Republican nomination for Kansas governor. Hutton, who founded Hutton Construction, said during an announcement ... Continue Reading →

Bob Dole receives Congressional Gold Medal…and other headlines: September 18, 2017

Former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole of Kansas has officially been awarded one of the highest civilian honors in the U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday signed a bill awarding Dole the Congressional ... Continue Reading →

Search continues in northern Kansas for accused murderer…and other headlines: September 8, 2017

The search continues in northern Kansas for a man accused of murder. Searches in Belleville, Scandia, and Concordia yesterday turned up empty. Schools and businesses were locked down ... Continue Reading →

Inmate population at Norton Correctional Facility increased prior to disturbance…and other headlines: September 7, 2017

Figures from the Kansas Department of Corrections show that the inmate population at the prison in Norton rose steadily for three months before a disturbance there. The state began ... Continue Reading →

Two injured during inmate disturbance at Norton prison…and other headlines: September 6, 2017

State corrections officials call it a ‘situation’, while the state’s biggest employees union calls it a ‘riot’ that happened last night at the prison in Norton. Two staffers ... Continue Reading →

Charges filed election fraud in Kansas…and other headlines: September 1, 2017

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach’s office has filed two new criminal election fraud cases, including one alleging an attempt to vote by a non-citizen. The counts filed this month ... Continue Reading →

Fire damages press box in Stockton

A fire overnight destroyed the press box at the Stockton High School football stadium. As a result, the Tigers’ season-opening home game against Trego, will likely be relocated. The ... Continue Reading →

KDWP sends game wardens to assist with rescue efforts in Texas

KDWP wardens arrive in College Station, TX at 11:00AM (CT) Thursday, August 31, 2017 to assist with rescue efforts in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. TOPEKA, KS – At 1:30 a.m., August ... Continue Reading →
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