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Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press
Associated Press Friday, January 5th

The FBI is investigating a fatal officer-involved shooting in September in Topeka. Dominique Tyrell White was killed by two Topeka police officers after a struggle over a gun. 

Arrowhead Stadium is likely to be a 'Sea of Red' when the Chiefs face off against the Tennessee Titans in the AFC Wild Card round. (Photo Credit: Senior Airman Carlin Leslie, U.S. Air Force)
Greg Echlin Friday, January 5th

The Kansas City Chiefs have worked all season for the chance to win in the playoffs. They face the Tennessee Titans tomorrow (SAT) at 3:35 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City.

Kansas News Service Thursday, January 4th

Secretary of State Kris Kobach has filed 14 voter fraud cases since the legislature gave him prosecutorial power in 2015.

Kansas Statehouse
Kansas News Service Thursday, January 4th

CoreCivic, Inc. would build the replacement for the state prison at Lansing. The state of Kansas would spend more than $360 million over the next 20 years to lease it back.

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press
Associated Press Thursday, January 4th

President Trump has disbanded his voter fraud commission. The Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity was co-chaired by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach.

President Donald Trump has disbanded his Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity which was co-chaired by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach.  (Photo Credit: Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Thursday, January 4th

The fight over whether Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach violated the constitution in his quest to demand proof of citizenship from voters is set to go to trial in March.

Kansas News Service Wednesday, January 3rd

Darian Dernovish has been working as the lead attorney for the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. 

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach (File photo from Kansas News Service)
Associated Press Wednesday, January 3rd

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach was serving as vice-chairman of the commission.

The Kansas Statehouse. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Stephen Koranda Wednesday, January 3rd

Democrats have introduced two bills for consideration when lawmakers return to the Statehouse.

Suspect Tyler Barriss, in a 2015 booking photo released by the Glendale, California Police Department
Associated Press Wednesday, January 3rd

Andrew Finch, 28, was shot and killed by police after a prankster called 911 last week with a fake story about a shooting and kidnapping at Finch's Wichita home.

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press.
Associated Press Wednesday, January 3rd

Find out what's happening in our area.  Check out these Kansas news headlines from the Associated Press, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

18th-ranked Texas Tech Upset the Kansas Jayhawks in Lawrence Tuesday night, in the second home loss of the season for KU.
Greg Echlin Wednesday, January 3rd

For the second time this season, the Kansas Jayhawks have been defeated on their home court. On Tuesday night, Texas Tech got the best of KU 85-73.

Kansas News Service Tuesday, January 2nd

Kansas income tax collections in December exceeded projections by a whopping $80 million. 

Governor Brownback will deliver his State of the State address on Tuesday, January 9. (File photo courtesy of kansas.com)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, January 2nd

Governor Sam Brownback's expected transfer of power to Lieutenant Governor Jeff Colyer has been delayed.  

Kansas News Service Tuesday, January 2nd

A Westar Energy spokeswoman says tax savings from recently-passed corporate tax cuts will be passed on to ratepayers, but that won’t be enough to lower prices.  

Here's what's going on.
Staff and Wire ... Tuesday, January 2nd

Check here to find out what's happening across the KPR listening area.  These news headlines, mostly from the Associated Press, have been compiled by KPR news staffers for your edification.

Weather sign along I-70 in eastern Kansas (File photo by J. Schafer)
J. Schafer Monday, January 1st

The first day of 2018 brings another day of sub-freezing temps to Kansas.  But warmer weather should arrive this weekend.   

Here's what's happening.
Associated Press Monday, January 1st

Check out the latest Kansas news headlines from the Associated Press, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

Photo from Glendale Police Department via AP
Associated Press Sunday, December 31st

Los Angeles police have arrested a man they suspect made a hoax emergency call that resulted in a SWAT police officer fatally shooting a Wichita man.  25-year-old Tayler Barriss is suspected of calling 911 with a fake story about a shooting and possible kidnapping to draw a SWAT team to the victim's address.

Associated Press Sunday, December 31st

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

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