LISTEN LIVE KPR - On Air: Listen Live to classical, jazz and NPR news Schedule LATEST
NEWSCAST
KPR 2 - On Air: Listen live to KPR's all talk-radio service, KPR2 Recordings

Share this page              

KPR News

Kansas Statehouse (Photo by J. Schafer)
Associated Press Monday, August 5th, 2019

The state's child welfare agency has drafted guidelines urging foster parents to allow LGBTQ kids in their care to "express themselves as they see themselves," riling conservatives a little more than a year after the state granted legal protections to faith-based adoption agencies that do not place children with LGBTQ parents.  

Associated Press Monday, August 5th, 2019

According to a new report, dozens of complaints about Kansas Medicaid fraud were sent to a government email account that no one checked.   

Associated Press Monday, August 5th, 2019

Here are the headlines for our area, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

J. Schafer Monday, August 5th, 2019

The Topeka Rescue Mission may close next month if new funding isn't found.  The mission is facing a $180,000 shortfall each month.

Campanile on the University of Kansas campus in Lawrence (Photo by J. Schafer)
Associated Press Sunday, August 4th, 2019

A recent University of Kansas study found that many treatment centers for addiction in the Kansas City area will not accept - or have restrictions on accepting - patients who have been prescribed medications to fight their addiction.

Associated Press Sunday, August 4th, 2019

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

Associated Press Saturday, August 3rd, 2019

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

Kansas Statehouse (Photo by J. Schafer)
Associated Press Friday, August 2nd, 2019

State tax collections beat expectations 25 of the past 26 months. 

Associated Press Friday, August 2nd, 2019

Here are the headlines for our area, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

Associated Press Thursday, August 1st, 2019

Here are the news headlines for our area, mostly from the AP, as compiled by KPR staffers.

Associated Press Wednesday, July 31st, 2019

Here are the headlines for our area, mostly from the AP, as compiled by KPR news staffers.  

Associated Press Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

Here are the headlines for our area, mostly from the AP, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

CBD drinks on display at CBD of Lawrence. Kansas legalized the cannabis extract last year. (Photo by Nomin Ujiyediin / Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

The cannabis extract CBD is big business in Kansas since becoming legal last year. It’s especially popular among people who say it helps with pain or anxiety. But the labels on the products don’t always tell the full story. In this report, hear what questions you should ask before buying a bottle of CBD oil.

KU sports broadcaster Max Falkenstien (Photo by KU Athletics)
Associated Press Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

Max Falkenstien broadcast the first KU basketball game played in Allen Fieldhouse, and covered KU athletics for 60 seasons.

Kansas Statehouse rotunda (Photo from KPR archives)
J. Schafer Monday, July 29th, 2019

Summer is a great time to tour the Kansas Statehouse, in part because it's far less crowded and busy.

Associated Press Monday, July 29th, 2019

These are the news headlines for our area, mostly from the AP, as compiled by KPR staffers.

Angela Andreson Smart, vice president of the Hall Family Foundation, has been working for years to end the Missouri-Kansas economic border war. (Photo by Frank Morris / KCUR Radio)
KCUR Radio Monday, July 29th, 2019

Earlier this year, Missouri lawmakers voted to freeze the use of state income tax incentives in the Kansas City area and Kansas Governor Laura Kelly appears to be on track to do the same.

Associated Press Sunday, July 28th, 2019

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

Associated Press Saturday, July 27th, 2019

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

Kansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Lawton Nuss, outside Kansas Public Radio in Lawrence. (Photo by J. Schafer)
Associated Press Friday, July 26th, 2019

Kansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Lawton Nuss says he'll step down from the bench in December.

Pages

Tower Frequencies

91.5 FM KANU Lawrence, Topeka, Kansas City
96.1 FM K241AR Lawrence (KPR2)
89.7 FM KANH Emporia
99.5 FM K258BT Manhattan
97.9 FM K250AY Manhattan (KPR2)
91.3 FM  KANV Junction City, Olsburg
89.9 FM K210CR Atchison
90.3 FM KANQ Chanute

See the Coverage Map for more details

Contact Us

Kansas Public Radio
1120 West 11th Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
Download Map
785-864-4530 (Main Line)
888-577-5268 (Toll Free)
contact@kansaspublicradio.org