No Charges Filed in Sex Harassment Case
SALINA, Kan. (AP) — The Saline County sheriff says the department's investigation into sexual harassment claims won't result in charges against the county's health director. Sheriff Glen Kochanowski told The Salina Journal his office has finished investigating allegations by a former colleague about Saline County Health Department director Bronson Farmer.
Debate Tourney Draws Thousands
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Hotel rooms will be hard to come by in Overland Park starting yesterday (SUN) as thousands of students, coaches and educators arrive for the National Speech and Debate Tournament. About 7,000 people altogether, including more than 4,000 middle- and high school students, are expected to be in the northeast Kansas community for the weeklong event.
Ag Dept. Moves to Manhattan
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — The new address is already on the letterhead as the Kansas Department of Agriculture prepares to complete its 56-mile move from Topeka to Manhattan. KMAN-AM reports the agency will officially open for business Monday in its new quarters. The Agriculture Department announced plans for the move last year, saying it made sense to be located in what officials called the hub for the future of agriculture and biosciences in Kansas