Kansas State Fair considering redesign of fairgrounds

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) Kansas State Fair officials are considering a major redesign of the fairgrounds in Hutchinson. The Hutchinson News reports all of the...

Proposed amendment would end Kansas grocery sales tax

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) Kansas lawmakers are discussing two separate proposals for lowering the state's sales tax on groceries. Twelve Kansas senators are sponsoring a...

Grand jury probe costs Cherokee County $28,000

GALENA, Kan. (AP) Cherokee County spent about $28,000 on a grand jury investigation that led to charges that were ultimately dismissed. The county budgeted...

Committee chair says school district bill won’t proceed

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) The chairman of the Kansas House education committee says his panel won't vote on a school consolidation measure. Rep. Ron Highland, R-Wamego,...
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1 Dead, 2 Hurt In Manhattan Crane Collapse

One person died and two others were seriously injured when a crane collapsed in Lower Manhattan, smashing the roofs of parked cars as it...
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Broncos, Panthers Fans Get ‘NFL Experience’

Fans from Denver, Charlotte and around the world have landed in San Francisco with dreams of victory for their favorite teams in Super Bowl...

KMAN’s “Silent Crisis” series

The KMAN news staff has interviewed dozens of people associated with the mental health industry in Kansas including mental health professionals, law enforcement figures...

Police: Ore. Occupation ‘Tore Community Apart’

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xV_ZRLvI71M?list=PLnwt1fUa-EVjvQTA2AaRuGkRN_RjXY-35&w=425&h=239] Authorities say the armed group occupying the national wildlife preserve in Oregon was given "ample opportunity" to leave peacefully.

Sanders, Obama Have ‘Constructive’ Meeting

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lIIMNQZ_JXQ?list=PLnwt1fUa-EVjvQTA2AaRuGkRN_RjXY-35&w=425&h=239] Presidential candiate Sen. Bernie Sanders met with President Barack Obama in what the candidate called a 'positive and constructive' meeting where the two...

‘Doomsday Clock’ Reflects Dangers to World

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gTDhQZscMoE?list=PLnwt1fUa-EVjvQTA2AaRuGkRN_RjXY-35&w=425&h=239] Scientists behind a “Doomsday Clock” that measures the likelihood of a global cataclysm say the world is still under grave threat. The Bulletin...