Senator Dole returns home after 3 week stint in the hospital…and other headlines: October 11, 2017

Former Republican presidential candidate and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole is back home after being hospitalized for three weeks with low blood pressure. The 94-year-old former ... Continue Reading →

3-year-old who inspired small Kansas town to celebrate Christmas in September passes away

LEBO, Kan. (AP) — A 3-year-old boy whose fight with cancer prompted his small southern Kansas hometown to celebrate Christmas in September has died. Christian Risner of Lebo died ... Continue Reading →

Ulysses toddler death being investigated…and other headlines: October 10, 2017

Law enforcement agencies are investigating the death of a 1-year-old boy from Ulysses. The Kansas Bureau of Investigation says Ulysses police were called to a Ulysses home last week ... Continue Reading →

Statewide Silver Alert issued for Rose Hill woman

MULVANE, Kan. – The Butler County Sheriff’s Office has requested that the Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) distribute the below press release in the form of a statewide Silver ... Continue Reading →

Looking to purchase a pre-owned vehicle? Be careful…

TOPEKA–Revenue Secretary Sam Williams on Thursday warned Kansans of the potential of thousands of formerly water-logged vehicles entering the private seller market after hurricanes ... Continue Reading →

More small earthquakes rattle south central Kansas…and other headlines: September 27, 2017

Parts of Kansas feel their second earthquake of the week. The magnitude 2.6 quake yesterday afternoon was centered five miles northeast of Harper, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. ... Continue Reading →

Valley Hope Assoc. responds to news of national pharmaceutical chain limiting opioid prescriptions

NORTON, Kan.—Valley Hope Association President and CEO Pat George released the following statement today in response to the news on Friday, Sept. 22, that CVS pharmacy will limit ... Continue Reading →

Another candidate officially enters race for Kansas governor…and other headlines: September 26, 2017

Former state lawmaker Mark Hutton has officially entered the race for the Republican nomination for Kansas governor. Hutton, who founded Hutton Construction, said during an announcement ... Continue Reading →

Bob Dole receives Congressional Gold Medal…and other headlines: September 18, 2017

Former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole of Kansas has officially been awarded one of the highest civilian honors in the U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday signed a bill awarding Dole the Congressional ... Continue Reading →

Search continues in northern Kansas for accused murderer…and other headlines: September 8, 2017

The search continues in northern Kansas for a man accused of murder. Searches in Belleville, Scandia, and Concordia yesterday turned up empty. Schools and businesses were locked down ... Continue Reading →
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