Even though Greg Orman did not come out ahead, he is looking towards the future.
The Hutchinson Animal Shelter is seeking money for new employees.
Unofficial results from Tuesday’s election showed the tax for the $46.5 million project failed by 882 votes, 6,369 to 5,487.
White men, conservatives and other core Republican voter groups helped Gov. Sam Brownback and Sen. Pat Roberts win re-election.
Republican Gov. Sam Brownback has narrowly won re-election in Kansas.
Republicans have captured their sixth Senate seat that had been held by Democrats.
Ken Selzer of Leawood defeated Democrat Dennis Anderson of Overland Park in Tuesday’s election
Republican Kris Kobach has won re-election as Kansas secretary of state.
Kansas has legalized charity fundraising raffles.
Republican US Rep. Lynn Jenkins wins re-election in 2nd District of eastern Kansas.
On Wednesday, Wichita Mayor Carl Brewer released a statement following the sales tax vote.
Mike Pompeo, GOP, elected U.S. House, District 4, Kansas.
A 51-year-old Augusta woman is dead after a crash Tuesday night at K-254 and Oliver.
Republican congressman Tim Huelskamp wins re-election in rural Kansas 1st District.
Republican Ron Estes wins 2nd term as Kansas state treasurer.