A U.S. Senate subcommittee has approved $404 million in federal spending for the construction of a new federal research laboratory at Kansas State University.
A state board has rejected proposed temporary changes to the Kansas law requiring proof of citizenship for newly registered voters.
A beetle that has killed millions of ash trees in the eastern U.S. and parts of the South has been detected in Johnson County.
The University of Kansas Endowment Association has announced a $1 million unrestricted donation.
A Lawrence Democrat is considering challenging GOP incumbent Rep. Lynn Jenkins next year for the 2nd District U.S. House seat of eastern Kansas.
Gov. Sam Brownback is monitoring efforts by the Kansas Department of Agriculture’s to increase the accuracy of heavy capacity scales.
Muslim inmates at the Hutchinson Correctional Facility are joining their religious brethren in the observance of Ramadan.
Wichita police say a 15-year-old boy is hospitalized with a head injury after four minors took a car for a joyride.
Police identified the victim as Raymon K. Thomas, who is in his 30s.
Eligible Kansas residents will receive additional assistance through a state program to help them pay their summer utility bills.
A fisherman found the body of Richard G. Roach floating off the Wilson Dam Sunday morning.
As a state with a large number of outdoor workers, Kansas has a problem with skin cancer.
Authorities are searching for a man who disappeared in the Kansas River while attempting to swim across it.
Kansas and Missouri have a turbulent past.
Residents at an apartment complex in South Wichita are getting their lives back to normal Saturday after 30+ hour stand off with a suspect kept them from their homes.