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Joyce L. Revely talks with Eric McHenry about her son and Eric's best friend, Wesly Revely, and Joyce's childhood growing up in Topeka, Kan.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 01:30

​2014 marked the 60th anniversary of "Brown v. the Topeka Board of Education," the Supreme Court decision declaring segregated schools unconstitutional. To commemorate the occasion, Topeka area residents were interviewed about growing up in the shadow of the Brown decision.  In this fifth installment of our local StoryCorps series, we hear from Topeka resident Joyce Revely who talks to her son's best friend, Eric McHenry.

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 21:57

Next time on KPR Presents, how much water is left in the High Plains aquifer?  How can Kansas preserve this natural resource? Join us for highlights from Washburn's recent water symposium, featuring Rex Buchanan, interim director of the Kansas Geological Survey.

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Monday, March 2, 2015 - 14:10

A proposal to overhaul school funding in Kansas could come out as soon as this week.

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 11:22

Proposal would allow criminal prosecution of public school teachers for using classroom material deemed "offensive."

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 11:00

Regional headlines from the Associated Press

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 00:00

Lawmakers pass firearms legislation and a sexual education bill before a legislative deadline known as "turnaround."

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Monday, March 2, 2015 - 00:00

The deadline, known as "turnaround," marks the end of the line for many bills.

Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 13:13

The latest regional headlines from KPR and the Associated Press.

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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 10:52

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for most of Kansas, with several inches of snow expected.

Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 10:31

The latest news from Associated Press

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