Kansas House officials say Rep. Mike Peterson, one of the Kansas Legislature’s longest-serving members, has died after a lengthy illness at …
Conservative Kansas Republican officials who oppose the federal health care overhaul are pushing a proposal aimed at allowing the state to o…
Federal investigators say they found several instances of questionable spending by a foundation dedicated to the landmark Brown v. Board of …
A Kansas House budget committee has restored $16 million for Gov. Sam Brownback’s proposal to fund all-day kindergarten
A federal judge has designated the case of a man accused in a suicide bomb plot at a Kansas airport as “complex.”
The deceased male found in the roadway near SE Howard Dr and Croco Rd has been identified
Police say a 62-year-old woman died when a car fleeing from police ran a stop sign and collided with her vehicle.
A man pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the stabbing death of a Garden City man in March 2011.
A proposal to start the Kansas State Fair on Labor Day weekend wasn’t popular with people who responded to a survey.
An internship can open doors for students after they graduate college.
A Wichita man has been released from the Sedgwick County Jail after spending 4½ years waiting for a trial in a sexual predator case.
Kansas residents are being urged to act cautiously with outdoor burning as the state marks a week of awareness of the dangers of wildfires.
Kansas Senate President Susan Wagle has created a special committee to review issues surrounding the state Public Employees Retirement Syste…
A proposal designed to allow Kansas to opt out of the federal health care overhaul is being reviewed by a state House committee.
They’re a nuisance to drivers and can cause some serious damage – potholes.
One person was injured in a house fire early Monday evening.
A look at a presidential collection that includes action figures and signatures of some of the biggest names in American politics.
The University of Kansas Hospital has received $3.5 million in private donations toward construction of a new facility.
Advocates of expanding Medicaid in Kansas have staged a small rally at the Statehouse
Former First Lady of Kansas Stacy Parkinson will serve as honorary chairwoman of Dennis Andersons’ campaign.
A Kansas House committee is considering legislation to lift restrictions on investments by the state pension fund in Sudan but impose new li…
An eastern Kansas Republican who is the main proponent of a House measure that would nullify Common Core reading and math standards in the s…
Two Jackson County moms are starting a support group for parents of children with disabilities.
A Wichita family says someone fired a bullet that lodged itself in their daughter’s playroom wall over the weekend.
Rural development advocates are seeking passage of a bill that could lead to the expansion of smaller farms and food production in Kansas co…