SOUTH HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Mennonite Friendship Communities in South Hutchinson is pleased to announce an upcoming benefit concert. Mollie B & Squeezebox with Ted Lange will be performing at Journey @ Yoder on Saturday evening, October 29th at 6:30 pm. The concert will include... Read More.
WICHITA, Kan. (KNS/KMUW) - Kansas hospital spending rose faster than the U.S. overall in the first year of the pandemic. And that could lead to higher health... Read More.
MCPHERSON, Kan. - City of McPherson Administrator Nick Gregory was recognized last Tuesday for his recent completion of an intensive leadership program offered through the International City/County Management Association. Gregory, City Administrator since 2009, completed the ICMA's High Performance Leadership Academy. The program spans 12 weeks... Read More.
LYONS, Kan. – The Rice County Downtown Alliance has been busy recently with several big projects on the downtown square, including plans for the upcoming Christmas season. As the holidays approach, residents will notice added Christmas lighting, including around the courthouse and other businesses on... Read More.
By Pat Melgares, K-State Research & Extension MANHATTAN, Kan. (K-State Research & Extension) – Kansas State University researchers say a $2 million grant that they received recently will help to modernize recommendations for applying nitrogen to sorghum in a three-state region, ultimately boosting the value... Read More.
By Ann Bush TOPEKA, Kan. - Three Kansas schools have been designated 2022 National Blue Ribbon Schools, U.S. Secretary of Education Dr. Miguel Cardona announced Friday, Sept. 16. The recognition is based on a school’s overall academic performance or progress in closing achievement gaps among student... Read More.
By Rachel Mipro, Kansas Reflector TOPEKA, Kan. — A Kansas mother struggling to balance treating her cancer with caring for her disabled children urged lawmakers Monday to provide more support for people like her. Kathy Keck, a mother of five kids, three of whom have developmental... Read More.
By Tim Carpenter, Kansas Reflector TOPEKA, Kan. — A Kansas excavating company in Coffey County was ordered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to clean at least 3.7 acres tainted by debris dumped in wetlands adjacent to a tributary of the Neosho River. The federal agency... Read More.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. – The City of Hutchinson has scheduled a public hearing for Oct. 4 at 9 a.m. at City Hall to present and discuss alternatives and proposed improvements to the wastewater collection system, wastewater treatment plant, and water distribution system. Improvements will be... Read More.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Hutchinson Community College Fine Arts presents Opening Night, Thursday, Sept. 29 at 7 p.m. at the Stringer Fine Arts Center’s BJ Warner Recital Hall. An evening of instrumental and vocal jazz highlighted by the HCC Concert Jazz Band, directed by Greg Weis,... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd, Ad Astra Radio HUTCHINSON, Kan. - Operations and maintenance were the focus of a Hutchinson USD 308 study session Monday Evening. Assistant Superintendent of Operations Randy Norwood gave the board an overview of the various roles and responsibilities of the department, which... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd, Ad Astra Radio HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Reno County Commissioners directed staff Tuesday to draft a resolution to submit to voters a proposal to eliminate a 30 percent food sales requirement for liquor by the drink. The decision came following a presentation from Sandhills... Read More.