Honor Flight of year takes off Wednesday

The year’s second Kansas Honor Flight is scheduled to take 24 World War II veterans and their guardians to Washington, D.C., where they will…


Legal immigration focus of Senate panel

Legal immigration is the focus as the Senate Judiciary Committee resumes the work of amending legislation overhauling the U.S. immigration s…


Monday H.S. regional results 5/13/13

Area high school golfers punched a ticket to next week’s state tournaments while other baseball, softball and soccer teams began regional co…


Car swept nearly a mile in Kansas creek

Crews were planning to use a crane to pull a car from a north-central Kansas creek, nearly a mile from where it slid down a muddy bank into …

Old Kansas Statehouse

New plan for Kansas judiciary emerges

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – An influential Kansas legislator is outlining a new proposal for having the state’s appellate judges confirmed by the st…

Barnes Brothers

Barnes Brothers Memorial Highway

New highway signs were unveiled commemorating the historic native Barnes Brothers at a 1 p.m. ceremony today at the Circleville Community Ce…


IRS targeting conservative groups

The House Ways and Means Committee will investigate the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) practice of unfairly targeting conservative groups ap…

Kyle Flack is led from the detention center to the Franklin County Courthouse to appear in court in Ottawa, Kan., Monday, May 13, 2013. Flack is charged with capital murder and first-degree murder in the deaths of 18-month-old Lana Leigh Bailey, her mother, 21-year-old Kaylie Bailey, and 30-year-old Andrew Stout. He also is charged first-degree murder in the death of 31-year-old Steven White. He is being held on $10 million bond. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Flack appears in court

A man charged with killing four people on an eastern Kansas farm has made an appearance in a packed courtroom, but stayed mostly quiet.

Andrew Gray

Gray resigns from city council

Council member Andrew Gray has notified City Manager Jim Colson he is resigning, effective at 5 p.m. today, citing personal health concerns …