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Photo by Stephen Koranda
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 21:13

The hours-long debate started with a lawmaker comparing the tax bill to catfish stink bait.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 20:57

The bill would have raised a variety of taxes to close the budget gap.

The Kansas Senate chamber (Image credit: Stephen Koranda)
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 18:22

Work continues as Kansas legislators try to stave off a looming budget shortfall. 

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 13:16

The project, which will cost over a billion dollars, was awarded to Manhattan almost seven years ago.  

Anxious onlookers at the scene of the Pet World fire in Lawrence, May 25, 2015 (Image credit: Richard Noggle)
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 12:20

The Pet World store is a well-known fixture in the Lawrence business community. 

A view of the Elk River Wind Farm (Image credit: The Beaumont Hotel, Beaumont KS)
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 12:05

The plan is expected to create both capital investment and jobs. 

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 10:22

Here's a summary of the day's Kansas news headlines from the Associated Press.

(Photo by U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs) Kansas Sen. Jerry Moran says the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is undermining parts of a new law designed to ensure access to care for veterans in rural areas.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 03:00

Senate approves legislation to make eligibility for Veterans Choice program based on distance to appropriate VA services, not nearest VA facility.

Dave Kendall, host of Sunflower Jouneys on public television stations in Kansas (Photo credit KTWU)
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 01:15

Dave Kendall, the longtime host of KTWU's Sunflower Journeys, says goodbye to public broadcasting. In this guest commentary, he shares memories of the show... and some of the reasons behind his departure from public broadcasting.

Representative Mark Hutton speaking to reporters. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 19:52

The bill would raise a variety of taxes to balance the state budget.

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