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Monday, August 3rd

A Taco Bell employee in Newton has been fired for writing the word "PIG" on the wrappers of food items ordered by a police officer and his fiancee.

Monday, August 3rd

Solar business advocates say Westar's plan will penalize customers for using solar panels. 

Former University of Kansas Chancellor Bob Hemenway (File photo from University of Kansas)
Monday, August 3rd

Former KU chancellor led university to new prominence in athletics, enrollment and research during his tenure from 1995 to 2005.

Monday, August 3rd

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

Monday, August 3rd

Kansas teenagers are less likely to be vaccinated against HPV and meningococcal meningitis than other young people across the country.  Officials say this puts the health of Kansas teens in jeopardy. 

Monday, August 3rd

Questions remain about the death of a 4-year-old Kansas boy but a judge's order to release an investigative report into the death has been placed on hold.

Monday, August 3rd

A new survey from a Creighton University economist indicates the Midwest will experience slow or no growth during the next three to six months.

Monday, August 3rd

A New Jersey firearms company is using proceeds from the sale of 100 rifles to benefit a southeast Kansas girl with a rare medical condition.

Western gateway to the University of Kansas (Photo by J. Schafer)
Monday, August 3rd

A federal grant given to the University of Kansas will benefit migrant workers who are U.S. citizens or who are otherwise legally living in this country. 
 

Monday, August 3rd

A Lyon County resident who recently traveled to Central America is believed to have brought back an unwelcome guest--a virus called chikungunya.

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