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Kansas monitors contractor keeping foster youth in offices overnight

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Department of Children and Families is monitoring a foster care contractor that has kept children in offices …

Child Welfare

American Pickers on a trip through Kansas

By Dewey TerrillGEARY COUNTY —Frank and Mike and a crew from the television program “American Pickers” paid a visit to Geary County Friday.They met …

Classic Cars

Kan. court rules against man convicted on 9 counts of criminal threat

TOPEKA — The Kansas Supreme Court has ruled against a Salina man fighting against 15 convictions.Glenn Gross was convicted in Saline County District …

Judiciary

Sunny, hot Sunday

<b>Today</b><br>Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon.<b>Tonight</b><br>Partly cloudy, with …

Weather

Running Mate Twosomes In Kansas Governor Race All But Complete

<b>By JIM MCLEAN</b>Democrat Laura Kelly all but set the field in the Kansas governor’s race Thursday by picking fellow state Sen. Lynn Rogers as her …

Government

🎥 Small Kan. business receives Presidential “E” Award

<b>OFFICE OF REP. MARSHALL</b>WASHINGTON D.C – GT Manufacturing, Clay Center, is one of 42 companies to receive the President’s “E” award for excellence in …

Wilbur Ross

“Through a Different Lens: Understanding Perspective” – new workshop offered by FHSU MDC

<b>FHSU University Relations</b>People can attend or experience the same event, but each individual will describe it very differently. Some people will be …

Chamber of Commerce

‘World of Giant Insects’ comes to life at Sternberg this summer

<b>By CRISTINA JANNEY</b> <i><br>Hays Post</i>A new summer exhibit, “World of Giant Insects,” at the Sternberg Museum of Natural History in Hays will allow visitors to …

Insects

NW Kansas woman hospitalized after rear-end crash

SHERMAN COUNTY — One person was injured in an accident just after 7:30p.m. Saturday in Sherman County.<p>The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 1997 Dodge …

Harrison Ford

32-year-old Kansas man accused of woman’s murder

WELLINGTON, Kan. (AP) — Police in southern Kansas say a woman has been killed and a man arrested on suspicion of murder.The woman’s body was found in …

Autopsy

Witness leads police to 16-year-old Kan. robbery suspects

SEDGWICK COUNTY— Law enforcement authorities are investigating an armed robbery and have two suspects in custody.Just after 11:30 p.m. Friday, police …

Armed Robbery

Wolf wins national title, seven Tigers earn All-American

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – One national title and seven All-American honors highlighted day three of the 2018 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field …

College Football

Kansas woman hospitalized after rear-end crash into semi

PAWNEE COUNTY — One person was injured in an accident just before 8a.m. Saturday in Pawnee CountyThe Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2013 Chevy …

Highway Patrol

In ambassador’s job, ex-Kansas governor looser, more relaxed

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sam Brownback appears relaxed, looser and more convivial as he settles into his ambassador’s job, miles both geographically and …

Donald Trump

New $6.5 million dinosaur-themed park opens in Kansas

DERBY, Kan. (AP) — Dinosaur fans now have a new place to indulge their interest.The new Field Station: Dinosaurs park has opened in Derby. The …

New Mexico

Health Information Please Show ((AUDIO)) May 26th 2018

Listen to Mike Cooper interviewing Bryan Noone and Jeremy Martinson from the Sleep and Neurodiagnostic Institute at HaysMed; by clicking the link …

Health Information

No fishing license required June 2 & 3

<b>KDWPT</b>PRATT – Kansas’ license requirement to fish on public waters will be temporarily lifted for two days in June. Anglers can fish for free on June …

Conservation

SPONSORED: Fort Hays State seeking University Police Officer

Fort Hays State University is currently accepting applications for the position of University Police Officer. Review of applications will begin after …

Domestic Violence

Dorothy Ann McCarthy

Dorothy Ann McCarthy passed away on June 9, 2017, in Houston, Texas. Dorothy was born on March 13, 1944 in Russell, Kansas. She was the youngest of …

Dominican Republic

LeeAnne Emmons

LeeAnne Emmons, 67, of Russell, Kansas, died on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at the Hays Medical Center in Hays, Kansas.LeeAnne was born on November 24, …

United Methodist

Harold “Dean” Nuss

Harold “Dean” Nuss, 84, of Russell, Kansas, died on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in Houston, Texas.Dean was born on July 20, 1933, in Milberger, Kansas, …

United States

Claire B. Dreiling

Claire B. Dreiling, 99, formerly of Hays, died Thursday, May 24, 2018 at the Ellis Good Samaritan Society.She was born October 13, 1918 in …

Demonstration

Hays couple enjoying grandchildren by the dozen

<b>By DIANE GASPER-O’BRIEN</b> <i><br>Contributing Writer</i>The month of May is usually busy for most families with school children, what with Mother’s Day, all kinds …

High School

Democrats Call For Look At Kansas No-Bid Contracts

By STEPHEN KORANDATop Democrats in the Kansas House and Senate will request investigations into the use of no-bid state contracts, but the proposals …

Government

Area students among FHSU Noyce Teacher Leader Scholarship recipients

<b>FHSU University Relations</b>Eight Fort Hays State University students have been awarded the Noyce Teacher Leader Scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic …

Education

Sunny, hot Saturday

<b>Today</b><br>Sunny, with a high near 98. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.<b>Tonight</b><br>Mostly clear, with a low around 65. …

Thunderstorms

KDWPT: The first rule is to wear a life jacket

<b>KDWPT</b>PRATT – Finally! Summer is here and the boating season officially kicks off over the Memorial Day weekend. Kansas reservoirs will be busy with …

Boating

TMP Baseball finishes runner-up at 3A state tournament

MANHATTAN – The TMP-Marian baseball team could not overcome an early deficit as they fall to Sabetha 10-5 in the 3A State Baseball Championship game …

Toronto Blue Jays

Former Kan. teacher sentenced for selling cocaine from home

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A former Wichita third-grade teacher who dealt cocaine out of her home has been sentenced to probation.Heather Jones, 49, was …

Crime

Police: Multi-county Kan. chase started over $67 in gas

MEDICINE LODGE, Kan. (AP) — Law enforcement authorities say a police chase that went through three counties started over $67 in stolen gas.Barber …

Crime