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The Democratic candidate in the U.S. Senate race in Kansas had ended his campaign.Democrat Chad Taylor had been running again...
"Basically I think what the attorney general of the state of Kansas and Governor Brownback are, are a bunch of racist In...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has signed a bill authorizing $1 billion in bonds to bolster Kansas' pension system for...
Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts says U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius should resign over problems with the ...
Kansas has asked a federal court to temporarily block the Quapaw Tribe from expanding its Downstream Casino in Oklahoma into ...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has signed a bill that specifies several dozen items poor families will not be able to buy with...
The Kansas Lottery Commission is giving Las Vegas billionaire Phil Ruffin more time to provide information about a proposed s...
A former museum that was one of the last remnants of an abandoned mining community in Ottawa County has been destroyed by a f...
Governor Sam Brownback says his plan to create 100,000 new private-sector jobs in Kansas over the next four years will also c...
A community college president says remedial courses are critical for the progress of thousands of Kansans. Neosho County Comm...
Two people are now deadafter a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon west of Columbus. 31-year-old Elizabeth Ryan of Columbus di...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback is criticizing the federal government's decision to place the lesser prairie chicken on a l...
The Mother Road Marathon has run its course. The Joplin City Council voted Monday to end the event because it hasn't made...
Not much happened in the first court appearance of a Kansas man accused of killing a Parsons mom and her three children. 22-y...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback is preparing to sign welfare legislation restricting how poor families can spend cash assistanc...
A judge in a northeast Kansas county has ordered that county to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples following actions...
The state House has postponed a debate on whether Kansas should join a compact of states seeking to exempt themselves from th...
A federal judge has ordered Kansas to allow same-sex couples to marry, but he delayed enforcement of the order until next wee...
Site selection officials for the 2016 Republican National Convention were impressed with Kansas City's ability to raise n...
Oklahoma has become the second state to ban a common second-trimester abortion procedure that critics describe as dismemberin...
A Cherokee County jury today found Timothy Russell Frobish, 24, of Galena, guilty of multiple child sex crimes, Kansas Attorn...
Two people were killed and two others injured in a two vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon south of Pittsburg. The Kansas Highway...
A report by a Kansas school board association finds the increase in children receiving free or reduced-price meals is tied to...
Kansas legislators are on break until Wednesday (3/4).State lawmakers usually take several days off after the ``turnaround...
A STRONG STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING WINTRY WEATHER TO THE REGIONFROM SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. THE ACCUMULATION OFSLE...
Kansas authorities say a man who impersonated law enforcement officers as part of a scam to cash phony checks and pass bad ch...
Miss Kansas Theresa Vail says she wants to break the stereotype that women with visible tattoos don't compete in pageants...
Oklahoma lawmakers have approved a ban on a common second-trimester abortion procedure that critics describe as dismembering ...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback says he's going to cut nearly $45 million in funding for public schools and higher educ...
Governor Sam Brownback has signed legislation making Kansas the first state to ban a common second-trimester abortion procedu...
Kansas legislators have approved a stop-gap plan for erasing most of a predicted shortfall in the state's current budget ...
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has formally saluted the revamped Kansas Statehouse, dedicating the building's renovation to wh...
Galena officials have presented an application for a landfill to the Cherokee County Commission..which will then be submitted...
Federal education officials say Oklahoma's public school standards aren't sufficiently preparing students for college...
A white supremacist from Aurora accused of killing three people at two Kansas Jewish centers says he will keep his court-appo...
A state elections board has rejected a claim that U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts is not truly a Kansas resident, allowing him to seek ...
Kansas Senator Jerry Moran says he's received complaints from veterans that they're not being given appointments at U...
Blue Bell Ice Cream says it's suspending operations at an Oklahoma production facility that officials had previously conn...
The Small Business Administration is offering loan assistance to companies in southeast Kansas, northeast Oklahoma and southw...
The Pittsburg City Commission is willing to gamble on a proposal for a $62 million casino complex that could bring 300 jo...
State universities in Kansas could not increase tuition for two years under a proposal drafted by legislators negotiating ove...
Governor Sam Brownback plans to sign a bill allowing Kansas residents to carry concealed firearms without a permit.The Govern...
The Joplin School District has filed a lawsuit over a $7 million bill for electric work at the new high school and Frankl...
Missouri Southern State University's Board of Governors voted Friday to hold current in-state and Lion Pride tuition rate...
The Kansas Supreme Court has blocked the state's most populous county from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples, hour...
Kansas Republican legislators are weighing the political risks of voting on legislation allowing supermarkets to sell stronge...
Top Kansas Democratic lawmakers are criticizing Republican Governor Sam Brownback's budget proposals.Senate Minority Lead...
Kansas Revenue Secretary Nick Jordan says June's tax collections missed estimates by $28 million, pushing the shortfa...
A Kansas judge has ordered a competency hearing for an avowed white supremacist from Aurora who is accused of shooting three ...
Kansas House and Senate budget negotiators have begun working on a spending agreement, casting aside a bleak revenue report t...
The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences’ (KCU) College of Osteopathic Medicine, the largest medical scho...
The Oklahoma State Department of Health says a virus causing respiratory illness in children has been confirmed in Oklahoma.T...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has promised to sign legislation to ban a procedure used to terminate hundreds of pregnancies i...
Kansas collected $217 million less in taxes than it expected in May, but officials in Gov. Sam Brownback's administra...
Cherokee County authorities now know the cause of death for a Midland, Texas woman whose body was found Monday morning in a f...
Kansas legislators have made quick work on brokering a new school funding agreement aimed at satisfying a state Supreme Court...
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt is asking Governor Sam Brownback to call the Legislature into special session to rewrit...
A new disease thought to be transmitted through tick or mosquito bites has been discovered close to home. Aimee Rosenow with ...
Kansas says its tax collections in December fell $15 million short of expectations and the state's top revenue offici...
For the past three years, students at Southeast Middle School and High School in Cherokee, Kansas celebrated Veterans Day at ...
The man arrested for killing a Parsons mother and her three children has been charged with capital murder. Kansas Attorney Ge...
Kansas education leaders fear a new revenue forecast requiring the state to make $278 million in cuts for the current fis...
A Kansas City hospital says it has confirmed two flu-related deaths that happened within the past two months, but a spokeswom...
Kansas collected $22 million more in taxes than expected this month.The Department of Revenue reported Friday (2/27) that...
One City Council race in Baxter Springs Tuesday is unusual. There's one candidate..but that candidate is in jail. Stan Pi...
A 52-year-old Neosho man has been sentenced to probation in a lightning rod insurance scam that targeted elderly residents.Ka...
Mercy hospitals in Joplin, Columbus and Carthage are implementing some strict visitor guidelines today (1/8/15) in an attempt...
Kansas lawmakers are considering a bill that would toughen punishments for hate crimes.Democratic Senator David Haley spoke i...
A southeast Kansas woman who says she was knocked down and trampled during an ``early Black Friday'' promotion is sui...
The U.S. Supreme Court today (2/24/15) said the state of Nebraska “recklessly” overused Republican River water in...
Parsons is one of 12 Kansas communities that will receive Community Development Block Grant money for water and sewer project...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's budget proposals call for more than $15 billion in total spending for the current and...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has rescinded a former governor's order barring discrimination against gays and lesbians in...
A national group's push to redefine and outlaw a procedure commonly used in second trimester abortions is advancing in Ka...
The Kansas Democratic Party has suspended its communications director over an online posting deriding three southeast Kansas ...
Kansas records show that the Democratic U.S. Senate nominee seeking to get his name off the ballot is the only candidate sinc...
Marijuana plants can produce more than a high. Hemp has a variety of uses that can be taken advantage of under the recently p...
32-year-old Shawn Simpson is in custody after a standoff with police at a home at 108 North Lincoln in Mulberry, Kansas that ...
Kansas senators have approved a budget that completes spending for state agencies for 2015, including bonuses for state worke...
Kansas is receiving nearly $350,000 in federal grants to help schools serve healthier meals and snacks.The Kansas Departm...
Kansas State Board of Education members want public school students to continue to learn how to write in cursive even in the ...
The largest teachers' union in Kansas is promising to file a state court lawsuit challenging the Legislature's decisi...
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach's proposal to give his office the power to prosecute election fraud cases has won t...
A tentative deal has been struck on lingering issues in the Kansas budget, moving legislators closer to concluding the 2014 s...
Republican Governor Sam Brownback and his Democratic challenger, Paul Davis, have laid out their positions on education, taxe...
Last week, the Kansas Legislature passed a bill that would lower the investment required to build a casino in southeast Kansa...
Governor Sam Brownback says Kansas will join Oklahoma in suing the federal government over the addition of the lesser prairie...
An online auction of sex toys that were seized by Kansas authorities in a tax delinquency case could boost the state's re...
The Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate in Kansas must remain on the November ballot even though he wants to withdraw ag...
The Democratic candidate in Kansas' Senate race is asking the state Supreme Court to remove his name from the ballot, a m...
A new Kansas law will change how property at cement manufacturing plants is valued for tax purposes and help settle a dispute...
Kansas officials are projecting that the state will collect nearly $178 million more in revenues than previously thought ...
Northeastern Oklahoma A&M's new football coach met the public Thursday. Ryan Held joins the Golden Norse from Highland Co...
A bill aimed at bringing a state-owned casino to southeast Kansas has cleared the state Legislature and is going to Governor ...
John Anderson Jr., who served as Kansas governor from 1961 to 1965, has died.His daughter-in-law, Elizabeth Anderson, says An...
Kansas is now distributing about 20,000 tax refunds that were frozen for two weeks at the end of the last fiscal year.With th...
A southeast Kansas women's shelter has received a $190,000 grant from the State of Kansas. Safehouse Crisis Center is...
Officials say the Baxter Springs and its residents affected by a recent tornado won't get financial assistance from the F...
Kansas education commissioner Diane DeBacker says she will be sending a ``friendly'' letter to the state Republican P...
A new report says Kansas collected $4 million less in taxes than expected in August.The Department of Revenue said Friday...
Kansas education officials plan to ask for an extension of their waiver from the No Child Left Behind law. The U.S. Departmen...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback won his Republican primary Tuesday, defeating challenger Jennifer Winn. Brownback faces Democra...
Kansas' top prosecutor has announced plans to appeal a district court panel ruling that found the state isn't spendin...
School districts across Kansas are preparing for reductions in state aid, as the state tries to fill gaps in its budget. Fron...
A leading bond-rating company says projected funding shortfalls and a recent court ruling that Kansas must spend more on its ...
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.8 has shaken parts of Kansas and Oklahoma.The U.S. Geological Survey says the...
Four juveniles are in custody in Pittsburg after two armed robberies at convenience stores early Thursday morning, a car chas...
Some Blue Bell ice cream products have been recalled because they might be linked to Listeriosis. Five people in Kansas were ...
The Chanute City Commission has voted to expand the city's ultra-high-speed broadband service to every home and business,...
The Quapaw Tribe is withdrawing from a partnership with developer Phil Ruffin to build a casino at the old greyhound track in...
This week, law enforcement agencies in Kansas will be checking to make sure you're wearing your seat belt. Cherokee Count...
The Kansas Supreme Court says the state's current public school funding levels are unconstitutional.In Friday's much-...
Although falling gas prices are reducing the amount of oil severance taxes Kansas is expected to collect, state lawmakers say...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback says challenges facing Kansas can be resolved only by strengthening families and changing the c...
The top election official in Kansas says voters who registered using a federal form without providing proof of citizenship wi...
The chief state district judge for three southeast Kansas counties has directed court clerks to issue marriage licenses to ga...
A national gun-control group says it is planning to challenge a Kansas law declaring that the federal government has no autho...
Both Kansas Governor Sam Brownback and Democratic challenger Paul Davis aren't happy with a new EPA rule asserting regula...
Boeing has accepted proposals to attract manufacturing of the new 777X passenger jet from 22 states, including Missouri, but ...
Local leaders and residents of southeast Kansas were ecstatic to hear that the long sought-after goal of expanding U.S 69 to ...
A Kansas radiologist who is seeking to unseat U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts acknowledges making a mistake when he posted gruesome X-r...
A one million dollar gift from the Bicknell Foundation will be used to set up a technical education center in Pittsburg. Teac...
More people are working in Pittsburg. Blake Benson, Pittsburg's economic development director and head of the Pittsburg C...
You might be able to drive faster on some Missouri roads if Rep. Mike Kelley's bill becomes law. The Lamar Republican has...
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says there's no need to consider a so-called dual voter registration system in ligh...
Kansas legislators have given final approval to a bill nullifying city and county gun restrictions and ensuring that it's...
The Kansas House has approved a bill boosting aid to poor Kansas school districts, clearing the way for negotiations with the...
A Delaware County murder case won't go to trial. District Attorney Eddie Wyant has dropped charges against 47-year-old Jo...
The Kansas Senate has sent Gov. Sam Brownback a bill revising a state law allowing 50-year sentences in certain murder cases ...
Voters in Jasper County will be deciding on the future of a Use Tax proposal Tuesday. Joplin Finance Director Leslie Haase te...
The Kansas Bureau of Investigation says there were fewer meth lab incidents in the state last year. The KBI reports 143 meth ...
There's going to be a special election Tuesday for the Southeast school district 247. Voters will decide whether to appro...
A dispute over whether Kansas must boost spending on its public schools by tens of millions of dollars each year is headed ba...
A Kansas panel has endorsed a $6.4 billion budget that doesn't balance without tax increases.The House Appropriations...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's $4.1 billion plan to overhaul public school funding has passed through the Senate.The...
Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma are among ten states where a serious respiratory illness is affecting children. Dr. Christina D...
An annual report says the Kansas birth rate in 2013 was the lowest since the state began keeping birth records in 1912.The Wi...
From eye sore to a focal point of Joplin, the city celebrated the 100 year anniversary of the Gryphon Building Thursday. The ...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's chief of staff says tax revenue increase proposals will be part of a plan to plug a budge...
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says that next year he'll revive a proposal to give his office the power to prosecu...
One of four finalists for a casino in southeast Kansas has withdrawn its application. SE Kansas Casino Partners had proposed ...
A white supremacist from Lawrence County suspected of killing three people at two Jewish sites in Kansas declared ``Heil Hitl...
Kansas has filed a widely expected appeal of a ruling that found the state isn't spending enough money on its public scho...
Two people from Wichita are in custody for an alleged armed robbery at a Columbus convenience store and then leading law enfo...
A judge has ruled that a white supremacist from Aurora will go to trial for capital murder in the shooting deaths of three pe...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's budget director says he's not planning to back off cuts in funding for public schools...
Is Daylight Savings Time really necessary any more? Representative Mike Kelley of Lamar has a bill in the Missouri Legislatur...
A Parsons man wanted in connection with a robbery in Pittsburg last week has been found. Pittsburg Police Lieutenant Ben Hend...
The Kansas Department of Agriculture says it is monitoring a control zone in southeast Kansas for signs of avian influenza. T...
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt has filed a federal lawsuit to block plans by the Quapaw Tribe to expand a casino acros...
AKansas Democrat is sponsoring a bill that would raise the state's minimum wage by $3 dollars by 2017. Rep. Jim Ward&...
Officials say three people have died after developing a foodborne illness linked to Blue Bell ice cream products.That prompte...
A Fort Scott manufacturer of water tanks and other products is facing proposed fines of $60,200 for allegedly exposing we...
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