TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas collected 5.3% less in taxes than expected in November, the first time in more than two years that its collections have fallen short of the state’s monthly target. The shortfall was $36 million, but... Read More.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Envista Credit Union has announced that it will highlight BrightHouse Abuse Support Center through the EnvistaCares Challenge during the month of December. The EnvistaCares Challenge includes a challenge grant, media and marketing package, and an organizational storytelling video. Through the challenge grant, Envista will match every dollar... Read More.
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kansas Farm Bureau (KFB) announced today the creation of the Rural Kansas Apprenticeship Program (RKAP) developed with a grant from the Kansas Department of Commerce’s Office of Registered Apprenticeship to help address workforce needs in rural communities across Kansas. “We’re excited about... Read More.
Wichita, Kan. — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the State of Kansas launched a new program to connect Veterans in rural areas with telehealth and mental health resources. The Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) posted flyers at rest areas across Kansas to help... Read More.
(KJCCC)– Coffeyville and Hutchinson never expected to play football a second time in 2022, but the match-up is seen as proof just how tough life is in the Jayhawk. Saturday in Gowans Stadium in Hutchinson, the two teams from the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference... Read More.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. - A contract for a new city manager is on the agenda for Tuesday's Hutchinson City Council meeting. According to the meeting's agenda packet released late Thursday afternoon, the agreement... Read More.
John Harrison will go down as one of the most decorated and accomplished barrelman and rodeo clowns in the sport. Harrison will be making his 11th appearance at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo presented by Teton Ridge in 2022 as a barrelman. He was honored... Read More.
LINDSBORG, Kan. - Lindsborg Old Mill & Swedish Heritage Museum is inviting the community to its annual holiday tradition of Heritage Christmas on Saturday, December 10. The holiday celebration will run 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. Along lamp-lit pathways, the evening will feature holiday music, kids’... Read More.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The top transportation official in Kansas is stepping down just before Christmas in the first major change at a state agency since Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly narrowly won reelection earlier this month. Kelly’s office announced... Read More.
By Dave Skretta LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Lance Leipold has signed his lucrative contract extension at Kansas, which includes a massive pay raise for the Jayhawks’ football coach along with his assistants and staff, and could keep him tied to the school... Read More.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden announced Tuesday that will nominate a former Jackson County, Missouri, prosecuting attorney to be the next U.S. Attorney for Kansas. Kate Brubacher, a native of North Newton, Kansas, worked in the Jackson County... Read More.