By Tim Carpenter, Kansas Reflector TOPEKA, Kan. — Seven of 10 categories of Kansas government workers were paid below average market rates based on a new survey examining wages at comparable in-state employers and state government employers in Nebraska, Oklahoma, Missouri and elsewhere. The Kansas Department... Read More.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Roger Marshall, M.D. issued the following statement after the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced new broadband coverage maps showing the availability of high-speed internet using location-specific information. The new maps replace outdated and overly general maps that only indicated... Read More.
RENO COUNTY, Kan. – The Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center (KLETC) serves as the facilitator of the new voluntary Kansas Law Enforcement Accreditation Program (KLEAP) to be launched state wide on December 1, 2022. Since 1968, KLETC has served as the headquarters for all law enforcement training in Kansas and... Read More.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. – A group of students from Haven High School recently won the Reno County Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge (YEC) hosted by StartUp Hutch. The Double Estate team made up of Brylie Warden and Hadley Idacavage and their teacher, Jessica Wilson, were recognized for... Read More.
UNDATED (KNS) - Kansas agriculture businesses are struggling to find enough skilled workers to do things like drive trucks and operate equipment. That could hamper the growth of one of the state’s... Read More.
The Kansas Highway Patrol is releasing its Thanksgiving Weekend Holiday Activity Report. The reporting period for the holiday ran from 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23 through 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, November 27. The Kansas Highway Patrol worked three fatal crashes over the... 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.
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.