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The Kansas Supreme Court has ruled that the Legislature is not spending enough on public education and has given lawmakers a deadline of June 30th to respond to its ruling.
Staff and Wire ... Thursday, March 2nd

The court says it will issue a decision in a lawsuit filed in 2010 by four Kansas school districts.

Kansas tax receipts exceeded expectations in February
Kansas News Service Thursday, March 2nd

Four months ago, state officials lowered their official estimates for monthly tax collections. Now, for the fourth month in a row, tax collections have exceeded those new projections.

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Andy Marso Wednesday, March 1st

Antipsychotic medications are often used to treat mental illness, but they're not approved for the treatment of dementia. 

Kansas News Service Wednesday, March 1st

The Kansas Legislature's anticipated new school funding formula hasn't been finalized, and that means schools can't make definitive plans on hiring, spending or cutting just yet. 

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press
Associated Press Wednesday, March 1st

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

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Harvest Public Media Wednesday, March 1st

The Trump administration is moving to roll back an environmental rule intended to define which bodies of water are subject to federal authority under the Clean Water Act.  

Kansas Statehouse (Photo by J. Schafer)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, February 28th

Diabetes is a big problem in Kansas. State lawmakers say they want to tackle the problem, but earlier attempts to do so have fizzled.

KCUR Radio Tuesday, February 28th

The man suspected of shooting three people at Austins bar in Olathe made his initial court appearance.

Associated Press Tuesday, February 28th

It's Shrove Tuesday, also known as the day of the trans-Atlantic pancake race between the women of Liberal, Kansas, and Olney, England. But this year's race in England has been tripped up by a technical glitch.

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press.
Associated Press Tuesday, February 28th

Find out what's happening in Kansas. Review these AP news headlines, carefully selected for your edification.

Wichita attorney James Thompson is the Democratic nominee for the 4th District congressional seat, which had been held by Republican Mike Pompeo. Pompeo now serves as director of the CIA.
KMUW Radio Monday, February 27th

The Wichita Democrat hoping to represent south-central Kansas in Congress has held his first news conference since securing his party's nomination.

 A tree erupts in flames in this grass fire near Lake City, Kansas, in March, 2016.  (Photo by Travis Morisse, The Hutchinson News, via AP)
KPR Staff Monday, February 27th

Dry and windy conditions have created the potential for an active wildfire season in Kansas. Most wildfires are caused by people, so officials are urging residents to be alert and careful.

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press
Associated Press Monday, February 27th

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

Governor Brownback speaking to reporters at the Statehouse. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Stephen Koranda Monday, February 27th

The exception allows thousands of business owners not to pay income taxes.

Associated Press Sunday, February 26th

Here's a summary of Kansas news headlines from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders was the keynote speaker at the convention.
Kansas News Service Sunday, February 26th

Bernie Sanders may have lost the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, but he can still draw a crowd in Kansas. About 4,000 people attended a rally in Topeka yesterday (SAT), where Sanders was the keynote speaker at the Kansas Democratic Party's annual state convention.

Associated Press Saturday, February 25th

Here's a summary of the day's Kansas news headlines from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

KPR Staff Saturday, February 25th

About 400 people gathered to honor victims of an Olathe shooting that may have been racially motivated. Meanwhile, Austins Bar and Grill is scheduled to reopen today (SAT) after a shooting that skilled Srinivas Kuchibhotla and injured two other men. Adam Purinton is being held on charges of murder and attempted murder in the case.

Associated Press Friday, February 24th

The risk of wildfires is extremely high in the southwestern United States, including parts of western Kansas.

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press
Associated Press Friday, February 24th

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

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