Language arts teacher Bill Smithyman has been named a recipient of the Milken Educator Award for Kansas.
19-year-old Mamoudou M. Kaba, of Shawnee, was indicted on one count of bank robbery and one count of brandishing a firearm during a robbery.
Police say they’ve arrested a man who reportedly threatened a family member with a knife in the presence of a child.
A man is being investigated after a young woman filed a report of rape with Riley County Police.
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment says it does not want to deter people from getting services needed to protect the public hea…
Officials think more cases of syphilis are going undiagnosed, and the department is trying to raise awareness.
Kansas schoolchildren are faring worse on a test known as the nation’s report card.
The recent discovery of a dead mountain lion in western Kansas brings to five the number of mountain lion confirmations in the state since A…
The Royals won 5-4 to take a 1-0 lead in the series.
The Royals outfielder was immediately intrigued.
Kansas officials won’t learn for weeks whether a six-week tax amnesty program raised the $30 million that legislators anticipated.
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office wants the county to commit to reducing the number of jail inmates who are seriously mentally ill.
As victories have mounted, interest in the Royals has expanded from the core die-hards to a whole new generation of fans who weren’t around …
The Wichita school district has disabled a computer system while the district investigates a recent hacking attempt.
A man has been charged in the death of a 17-year-old Wichita boy who was shot in the head at a private birthday party.
Alcides Escobar sped into second, turned and saw third base coach Mike Jirschele jumping and waving him toward third. And Jirschele kept wav…
A De Soto man has pleaded guilty in the death of a 21-year-old Prairie Village man.
Two jazz museums are getting in on the World Series action.