After some cuts to field trips at USD 259, local attractions like the Sedgwick Co. Zoo and Tanganyika Wildlife Park may be impacted.
USD 457 says they need some extra cash so the school board voted to apply for the Extraordinary Needs Fund.
Wichita and Sedgwick County were both paying about $155,000 for planning positions. But, the county stripped the money.
The Great Bend Recreation Commission is building a playground next to it’s Recreation Building called the My Backyard Playground.
Health officials are warning the public about high levels of toxic blue-green algae in nine lakes in Kansas.
At Home, the home decor superstore, is now open in Wichita. The 104,000 square-foot store is located at 301 S. Towne East Mall Drive.
Organizers have rekindled a floating event on the Arkansas River, which once again actually has water in it in Kansas.
Wichita police say a 34-year-old man was arrested for child sex crimes after being caught with a 14-year-old girl.
Douglas County commissioners have approved a permit for a specialty meat shop despite opposition from Secretary of State Kris Kobach.
Oil and gas industry watchers say pump prices have jumped because of partial shutdown of large oil refinery in Indiana.
Lori Hart, who has been with the Kansas State Fair for 17 years, was recently named interim General Manager.
Spirit AeroSystems rolled out the complete first fuselage for the first Boeing 737 MAX on Thursday.
Kansas DCF has been using the workers, called special investigators, in addition to state-licensed social workers.
A Kansas man who killed a woman and her 4-year-old son has been returned to prison nearly 11 years after being released on parole.
Sedgwick County commissioners did a lot of cutting Wednesday, but they did put money back into the budget for one EMS station.