Ron Ryckman Jr. rose quickly when fellow conservative Republicans had firm control of the House.
Victory Electric said there are about 5,000 outages in western Kansas.
Ice covered tree branches have been falling on power lines.
In Great Bend, the rain hasn’t stopped and it’s still below freezing. The city is getting freezing rain and the ice is starting to build up.
The severe ice storm projected for the Kansas City area turned out relatively tame.
Take a look at this dramatic video from a Kansas Highway Patrolman Sunday near Russell.
KDHE officials issued the advisory because of a loss of pressure in the distribution system.
A third wave of sleet and drizzle glazed swaths of the central U.S. on Sunday.
The proposal would permanently exempt several types of health care facilities and colleges from a law that allows guns in public buildings.
An Oklahoma man was killed in a single vehicle crash Saturday night in Seward County.
KSN viewers have been sending in pictures of the weekend ice storm.
Police said they have extra officers on-call, if the storm gets really bad.
Road crews went out after sunset to prepare for the ice.
Authorities say a man accidentally was shot while trying to help kill a buffalo at a south-central Kansas meat-processing business.
The family of Caleb Schwab reached a settlement Wednesday with the owners of Schlitterbahn Waterparks.