KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Missouri man who spent nearly two decades in mental hospitals after entering a disputed plea in the... Read more
WICHITA — A Kansas priest has been named bishop of the Catholic diocese in Jefferson City, Missouri.
OVERLAND PARK — Apartment complexes are going up quickly around Johnson County, Kansas, and not everybody in the Kansas City suburb is... Read more
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Four decades ago, Alaska Anchorage head basketball coach Bob Rachal was looking to promote the program, and while rubbing... Read more
Two Democrats running for Kansas governor say they support the creation of a statewide office to handle complaints about government practices.... Read more
A special Kansas legislative committee on public school funding is having its first meeting next month to start work on a response... Read more
WICHITA — The condition of the emerging winter wheat crop in Kansas is mostly good but rain would be welcomed to help... Read more
MANHATTAN — Consultants say it would cost more than $100 million to address crowding in Manhattan-Ogden schools.
MANHATTAN — Kansas State says U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford has canceled a speaking appearance because of a... Read more
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Court records show that officers shot and wounded three suspects earlier this month in Kansas City, Kan., after... Read more
LAWRENCE — Officials with a water district downstream from Lawrence are concerned about the short notice they received regarding the city’s release... Read more
DES MOINES, Iowa — Iowa’s privatized Medicaid program has new leadership.
Advocacy groups wanting to hold events at the Kansas Capitol will pay more — sometimes substantially more — under a new fee... Read more
Maybe a few upsets will liven up a weekend college football schedule that looks as if it will be full of blowouts.... Read more
LENEXA — Preliminary autopsy results confirm that dismembered human remains found inside a suburban Kansas City storage unit are those of a... Read more
MISSION WOODS — A suburban Kansas City council race was so close that it took a coin flip to pick a winner.... Read more
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The latest crop update from the government shows the majority of the major crops remain to be harvested... Read more
The Kansas insurance commissioner’s chief deputy is interested in running for the top job himself next year.
BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — A Missouri man is charged with second-degree murder in the death of a Kansas man outside a restaurant.... Read more
LAWRENCE — The city of Lawrence will be allowed to release millions of gallons of nitrogen-contaminated water into the Kansas River.... Read more
The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee has endorsed a prosecutor’s nomination for a federal judgeship in Kansas.
WICHITA — A new government forecast says Kansas is on track to harvest record crops of corn and soybeans.
TOPEKA — The Kansas Supreme Court is divided over whether a law requiring criminal offenders to register with local authorities after prison... Read more
PRATT — The superintendent of Pratt schools says a suspect has been arrested after the district received a threatening email.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City has used a $10 million gift from the Hall Family... Read more
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Republican House Majority Leader Mike Cierpiot has been elected to the Missouri Senate.
An American Bar Association rating committee has rated a Johnson County attorney as “not qualified” for a seat on the federal bench.... Read more
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A high school administrator has unseated the mayor of the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City,... Read more
LAWRENCE — Women have won what may be a historic majority on the Lawrence City Commission.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — After years of contentious debate, voters in Kansas City, Mo., are deciding on Tuesday whether to approve a... Read more
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Authorities say officers have shot and wounded three suspects during an exchange of gunfire in Kansas City, Kan.... Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Missouri attorney has been convicted of stealing money meant for restitution.
SALINA — A new resolution says Salina city employees cannot be discriminated against because of their sexual orientation and gender identity.... Read more
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Authorities are investigating a shooting involving an officer in Kansas City, Kan.
LINDSBOR — A 4-year-old dog who escaped at a Kansas rest stop while en route to his new adoptive home in Seattle... Read more
HAYSVILLE — A Haysville city worker rescued a dog locked in its kennel from inside a burning home.
LAWRENCE — Lawrence businessman Scott Morgan has “broken up” with the Republican party and wants to start a new relationship with a... Read more
Kansas’ energy-regulating agency is reviewing errors found in oil wastewater permits.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A Kansas man who pleaded guilty to killing his 7-year-old son, whose remains were fed to pigs, says... Read more
HUTCHINSON — Reno County authorities are trying to determine the cause of a fire that killed a man in a rural part... Read more