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

Share this page              

KPR News

Paul Davis, a Lawrence Democrat, is running for the 2nd District seat being vacated by U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins. (Photo Credit: Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Thursday, December 7th

Democrats at the national level are focusing on the race for the Kansas 2nd Congressional District because they think Davis has a good chance to win. 

Kansas News Service Thursday, December 7th

A federal judge found that prosecutor Terra Morehead interfered with Gregory Orozco's right to a fair trial. 

Kansas News Service Thursday, December 7th

Cloud and Montgomery counties are still interested in landing the Tyson chicken processing facility.

Kansas News Service Thursday, December 7th

More than 400 schools in Kansas are participating in Hour of Code events as part of computer science education week.

Harvest Public Media Thursday, December 7th

Workers may avoid reporting safety problems to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration because they fear retaliation from their employers. 

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press
Associated Press Thursday, December 7th

Governor Sam Brownback  says he remains in charge at the Statehouse while he awaits U.S. Senate confirmation for an ambassador post in the Trump administration.

The KU men lost to the Washington Huskies, 74-65, and the KU women’s team lost to Nebraska, 66-49.
Greg Echlin Thursday, December 7th

The KU men are ranked No. 2 in the nation this week.  The defeats were the first losses of the season for either Jayhawks team. 

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue says he wants to give states more flexibility to experiment with things like job training, fraud monitoring and drug testing of recipients.
Harvest Public Media Thursday, December 7th

Nutrition programs, including SNAP, commonly known as “food stamps”, make up about 80 percent of the USDA’s budget. 

Brownback says he hopes to be confirmed by the Senate before the start of the Kansas legislative session in early January.
Kansas News Service Thursday, December 7th

Brownback has allowed Lieutenant Governor Jeff Colyer to make major decisions for the administration, leading to an awkward situation for some lawmakers.

Greg Orman has joined the race to be Kansas governor. In 2014 he challenged Senator Pat Roberts, losing by a 10-point margin. (File Photo: KCUR Radio)
Kansas News Service Thursday, December 7th

Johnson County businessman Greg Orman has launched an independent campaign for governor ending months of speculation about his political plans.


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)