Gov. Sam Brownback has appointed a former Kansas City Chiefs player and businessman to the board that oversees operations of the state’s only toll road.
A military jury at Fort Leavenworth has convicted a 22-year-old Missouri soldier of a murder committed while he was home for his wife’s funeral.
The suspects are charged with mortgage fraud that resulted in losses to lenders of more than $221,000.
Officer Chuck Huen was one of several officers fired upon after entering a home where 19-year-old Marijon Gadson was barricaded in the basement.
Secretary of State Kris Kobach says he’s considering an appeal of a federal court order requiring Kansas to cover $389,000 worth of attorneys’ fees and expenses for parties in a lawsuit over political redistricting.
Participants in the Kansas wheat quality tour have forecast the state will harvest 313 million bushels despite drought and freezes.
The Kansas attorney general’s office is working to keep up with the fast pace of applications for concealed-carry permits.
Officials in Shawnee have approved an agreement authorizing the launch of Google Fiber in the Kansas City suburb.
The Kansas Humanities Council announced Wednesday that Wyatt Townley is the 2013-15 Kansas Poet Laureate.
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has awarded grants totaling nearly $83,000 to 27 of the state’s public schools for recycling-related projects.
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has named two district court judges to fill vacancies, including one caused by the appointment of a judge to the Kansas Court of Appeals.
Gov. Sam Brownback has told U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder a new Kansas gun law aimed at reining in the federal government has broad support in the state.
A 28-year-old Leavenworth woman who left her baby alone in an alley pleaded no contest to endangering a child and drug charges.
Authorities say a 31-year-old woman is in jail after being arrested in the theft of thousands of dollars of animal medications and supplies from a clinic in Cheney.
Snow and strong winds combined to close Interstate 70 in western Kansas from Goodland to Burlington, Colo., overnight.