- Mother charged with aiding in southeast Kansas jail escape Updated: Apr-26-16 2:25 pm
GIRARD, Kansas - A mother is charged with aiding her son and another man in a southeast Kansas jail escape.
- Delaying highway projects have some in Kansas worried Updated: Apr-25-16 6:35 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Congested or treacherous roads could become more so under the Kansas Department of Transportation's recent announcement that 25 large, already-scheduled highway projects will be delayed for over the next two years.
- Texas zoo gorilla named "Gus" for Kansas university's mascot Updated: Apr-18-16 3:45 pm
PITTSBURG, Kansas - The first gorilla born in captivity at the Fort Worth Zoo in Texas has been dubbed "Gus," thanks to fans of Pittsburg State University in Kansas who took over a social media campaign to name the animal and voted for the moniker of the school's mascot.
- Kansas standoff ends with suspect stunned Updated: Apr-14-16 7:32 am
PITTSBURG, Kansas - A southeast Kansas standoff has ended with an officer using a stun gun on a suspect.
- University of Missouri nursing school receives $3 million Updated: Apr-08-16 4:37 pm
COLUMBIA, Missouri - The University of Missouri's nursing school has received gifts totaling $3 million to go toward construction of a new building.
- Judge's ruling clears way for Kansas casino construction Updated: Apr-04-16 8:05 am
PITTSBURG, Kansas - Developers say a judge's ruling last week clears the way for construction to begin on a $70 million casino project in southeast Kansas that should be ready for business in a year.
- Recent Kansas Editorials Updated: Mar-29-16 8:35 am
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