Test results linking the death to Zika were confirmed Friday.
A $1 million gift will allow a chair of ophthalmology at the University of Kansas Medical Center.
Mental health advocates say funding cuts to mental health services in Kansas have spawned layoffs.
An official with the contractor, Maximus, said the company is determined to improve service.
Kansas is getting money from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to fight the Zika virus.
Nutrition experts are warning parents to stay away from those prepackaged school lunch meals.
Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell warned lawmakers on Wednesday that her budget for fighting Zika is running out.
The KDHE is reporting the first reported case of West Nile virus for 2016.
Pregnant women urged to avoid area near downtown Miami where several cases of Zika have been confirmed.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott says there are 10 new infections of the Zika virus likely transmitted by mosquitoes.
Florida Sen. Bill Nelson wants Congress to reconvene so lawmakers can pass an emergency spending bill to fight the spread of the Zika virus.
One Kansas congressman is back at Wichita’s V.A. medical center, holding a series of discussions that look at veterans issues.
Governor says Florida could have 1st cases of Zika contracted from local mosquitoes.
Kansas health officials say three lakes in the state are under health warnings because of high levels of toxic blue-green algae blooms.
Last week, five cases were reported. Now, there are eight cases reported.