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Ron Wilson Friday, July 28th

A lot of cool inventions have come out of Kansas.  But one of the "coolest" is the ICEE. Also known as the Slurpee, this ice-cold concoction was created by a man in Coffeyville, Kansas.  Commentator Ron Wilson shares his story. 

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback discussed his signature tax policy and other key issues during his years as governor during a news conference Thursday at the Statehouse. (Photo by Susie Fagan, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Friday, July 28th

President Trump has nominated Kansas Governor Sam Brownback to serve as an ambassador at large for religious freedom. On Thursday afternoon, Brownback spoke to reporters about the new job.

Governor Sam Brownback. (File photo by Stephen Koranda)
Stephen Koranda Thursday, July 27th

Brownback calls it an honor to be nominated for the job.

Kansas News Service Thursday, July 27th

Police in Lawrence and Manhattan have determined that a series of sexual assaults dating back to 2000 are linked. 

Here's what's happening in our area, according to staff and AP wire reports.
Associated Press Thursday, July 27th

Heavy rains lead to water rescues and road closures in Kansas City. And Kansas Governor Sam Brownback may soon become Ambassador Brownback. Those stories and more can be found in this handy news summary of Kansas headlines.

Harvest Public Media is a consortium of public radio and TV broadcasters partnering together to cover agriculture in the Midwest.
Harvest Public Media Thursday, July 27th

Is the Trump administration interested in getting low carbon biofuel programs up and running? Some analysts have their doubts. 

Brothers Eric (L) and Jack Sock (R) prepare for doubles match. (Photo by Greg Echlin)
Greg Echlin Thursday, July 27th

Jack Sock, the top ranked American in men's tennis, finally got to play a in a professional doubles match alongside his older brother Eric.

Governor Sam Brownback speaking in his office. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Jim McLean Wednesday, July 26th

Governor Sam Brownback is being nominated to serve as Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom.  

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran spoke at a town hall meeting with his constituents in Palco, Kansas, earlier this month. (photo credit: Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Wednesday, July 26th

Seven Senate Republicans voted against the "repeal now, replace later" bill, which would have given Congress two years to come up with a plan. 

Harvest Public Media Wednesday, July 26th

Dicamba is a broad-spectrum herbicide that has been reported to drift following application, affecting other crops that were not meant to be treated.  


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