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Governor Brownback speaking Friday. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Friday, September 4th

In the past, Brownback has supported moving Kansas from a pension to a 401(k)-style retirement system.

Friday, September 4th

The university has returned to normal operations. 

Kansas City area player drops out of U.S Open
Friday, September 4th

Sock is one of 13 players to retire in extreme heat and humidity at U.S Open.

Friday, September 4th

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

Governor Sam Brownback and state Senator Steve Fitzgerald at the meeting. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Friday, September 4th

President Obama has pushed to close the detention center in Cuba. If that happens, Fort Leavenworth could house the alleged terrorists.

Photo courtesy of Kelsey Kimberlin/KU Marketing Communications
Friday, September 4th

Is America ready for a female president? On the next KPR Presents, Kathleen Sebelius, former Kansas Governor and former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, talks about women in politics and her own political career. 

Judge Larry Hendricks (Image credit: AP photo/Orlin Wagner)
Thursday, September 3rd

There are concerns that enforcing the order could jeopardize the budget for the entire Kansas judiciary system.  

Image credit: Jared Stump, via
Thursday, September 3rd

The KTA's plan to mitigate flash flooding has been expanded.

Sign on the Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Photo by Bryan Thompson)
Thursday, September 3rd

Diabetes has been a long-term problem on Native American reservations. Now, health officials are looking into links between diabetes and depression.

Kansas Statehouse (Photo by J. Schafer)
Thursday, September 3rd

The Kansas Legislature has created two interim committees, one will study public school funding and the other will examine sales tax exemptions.

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