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3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
If Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach could claim a minor triumph in federal court Friday, there is nothing to celebrate about Kobach's law requiring proof of citizenship to register to vote and the absurd roadblock it's creating for thousands of would-be voters in Kansas.
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7 hrs ago | The New York Observer
Like a general loaded with medals in a ticker tape parade, the Broadway play August: Osage County arrives on the screen with credentials convincing enough to impress even the most jaded skeptic: a Pulitzer Prize, a script adapted from his own play by the celebrated Tracy Letts and a high-octane cast of award-winning actors most filmmakers only ... (more)
8 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal
Gov. Sam Brownback said Monday that a five-year, $80 million plan he expects to propose next month would allow all kindergarten students in Kansas public schools to attend full-day programs with the state picking up the bill.
13 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Independent
Editor's Note: This review was written by the Indy 's new theater critic, Terry Gibson.
17 hrs ago | KAKE
Two men will stand trial for first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder in the death of a 27-year-old Salina woman.
17 hrs ago | KAKE
Office manager Dennis Gatewood says about a dozen of the plant's 15 employees will lose their jobs.
19 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa
The threat of domestic terrorism became uncomfortably real for south-central Kansas on Friday, with the announcement about a foiled suicide bombing that morning at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport.
20 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Even before Friday's school shooting in Colorado, lawmakers in Missouri and lawmen in Kansas were among those offering new ways to try to keep students safe.
Congressman Tim Huelskamp is challenging a statement by a fellow Kansan in the U.S. House that funding for a new bioscience lab is secure under a new budget agreement.
The railroad industry brags in its national publicity campaign that it spends billions of dollars improving its infrastructure "so taxpayers don't have to."
The Kansas Renewable Portfolio Standard, a rule requiring major utility companies to have the capacity to generate a growing percentage of their energy through a renewable source, has helped to drive growth in the wind energy business, supporters say.
Power has been restored to parts of three south-central Kansas counties where the lights went out when a power line fell on a row of hay bales, causing a brief fire.
Terry Lee Loewen was just a laid-back, warmhearted avionics technician-or so his family thought.
These historical items are derived from Hutchinson News articles published in December during the years listed below.
The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that almost half of Brownback's 11 permanent Cabinet secretary appointments will turn over in the first three years of his tenure.
The four young professionals whom InvestmentNews is tracking through their first year in the financial advice business appreciate how fortunate they are to be interacting with clients.
"It could be well into Hillary Clinton's 2nd term before 'deficit reduction' actually kicks in.