Kansas

We publish news from across the great state of Kansas including general news, political, news, sports, and more.

Kansas was the 34th state to be admitted to the union on January 29, 1861.

Governor: Jeff Colyer (R)

Lieutenant Governor: Tracey Mann (R)

Kansas News: U.S. Attorney Announces $493,694 Grant to Wichita Police

WICHITA, KS – A $493,694 federal grant will support the Wichita Police Department’s program to work with gun owners and gun dealers to reduce violent crime, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said today. The grant to the Wichita Police Department comes from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Project Safe Neighborhood program.  This week is the one-year … Continue reading Kansas News: U.S. Attorney Announces $493,694 Grant to Wichita Police

Kansas News: Galena man, Timothy Russell Frobish, sentenced to life in prison for child sex crimes

COLUMBUS, KS – A Galena man was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison without the possibility for parole for 25 years for multiple child sex crimes, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said. Timothy Russell Frobish, 28, was found guilty by a Cherokee County jury in January 2015 of two counts of aggravated indecent liberties with … Continue reading Kansas News: Galena man, Timothy Russell Frobish, sentenced to life in prison for child sex crimes

KANSAS | Dickinson County roofer temporarily banned from doing business in Kansas

TOPEKA , KANSAS– A Dickinson County roofer has been temporarily banned by court order from doing business in Kansas while a lawsuit alleging violations of consumer protection laws is pending, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said today. Glenn Decker, of Enterprise, who does business as Decker Construction, is temporarily banned from doing business in Kansas. … Continue reading KANSAS | Dickinson County roofer temporarily banned from doing business in Kansas

KANSAS | Topeka Municipal Court Clean Slate Day set for September 21st

TOPEKA, KANSAS– Clean Slate Day will take place on Friday, September 21st from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Topeka Municipal Court. Clean Slate Day is an opportunity for a fresh start for people with Topeka Municipal Court offenses.  This allows them to begin payment plans for outstanding fines and fees, setting new court … Continue reading KANSAS | Topeka Municipal Court Clean Slate Day set for September 21st

KANSAS | SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Kansans

SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Kansas Businesses and Residents Affected by the Flash Flooding, Flooding and Severe Storms SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Low-interest federal disaster loans are available to Kansas businesses and residents affected by flash flooding, flooding and severe storms that occurred Sept. 1-3, 2018, announced Administrator Linda McMahon of the U.S. Small Business Administration. … Continue reading KANSAS | SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Kansans

Soar Over to Kansas Wetlands Education Center’s (KWEC) Butterfly Festival

GREAT BEND, KANSAS– All things “butterfly” will be the focus of the Kansas Wetlands Education Center’s (KWEC) Butterfly Festival from 9 a.m. to noon on Sept. 15.  From puppet shows to tagging monarch butterflies, kids and adults will find plenty to do during this free and educational event. New this year, the StoneLion Puppet Theatre … Continue reading Soar Over to Kansas Wetlands Education Center’s (KWEC) Butterfly Festival

Recent Rains Bring Optimism For Teal Hunters

PRATT, KANSAS – The same strong storm systems that ruined many dove hunts came at a perfect time for this year’s teal season.  Many wetlands have been filling since Sunday.  The combination of improved habitat, a cool front, and hunting seasons in northern states has brought thousands of blue-winged and green-winged teal to Kansas . … Continue reading Recent Rains Bring Optimism For Teal Hunters

Kansas News: Kansas Highway Patrol Reports Labor Day Weekend Holiday Activity

Kansas Highway Patrol personnel assisted 1,010 motorists over the holiday reporting period KS – The Kansas Highway Patrol is releasing its Labor Day Weekend Holiday Activity Report.  The reporting period for the holiday ran from 6:00 pm on Friday, August 31, through 11:59 pm on Monday, September 3, 2018. The Kansas Highway Patrol did not … Continue reading Kansas News: Kansas Highway Patrol Reports Labor Day Weekend Holiday Activity