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Kansas News Service Friday, September 17th, 2021

Sparsely populated communities face unique challenges, such as isolation and cultural stigmas about mental health, that call for tailored suicide prevention approaches.  

Nebraska Furniture Mart in Kansas City, Kansas, won its appeal of its property tax bill using what's sometimes called the "dark store theory."  (Photo by: Carlos Moreno / KCUR)
Steve Vockrodt Friday, September 17th, 2021

The Kansas Board of Tax Appeals sided with the company's protest of its tax bill in Wyandotte County in the latest of so-called "dark store theory" cases.

Staff and Wire ... Friday, September 17th, 2021

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J. Schafer Thursday, September 16th, 2021

This year, KPR has been airing a monthly series commemorating the bicentennial of the Santa Fe Trail. In this latest installment, we feature a story highlighting the relationship between the community of Council Grove and the Kaw, the Native people from whom the state of Kansas derived its name.

Staff and Wire ... Thursday, September 16th, 2021

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A bus on the KU campus, where an allegation of sexual assault sparked protests at a fraternity. (Photo by Abigail Censky, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

A reported sexual assault last weekend sparked protests Monday and Tuesday nights at the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity near the University of Kansas campus. 

Staff and Wire ... Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

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(Photo by Nomin Ujiyediin, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, September 14th, 2021

Kansas prisons were hotbeds of coronavirus infections early in the pandemic, but vaccinations appear to have protected those inmates living in close quarters.  

Staff and Wire ... Tuesday, September 14th, 2021

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Kindergarten enrollment dropped nearly 9% in Kansas last year, as thousands of families opted to keep kids home during the pandemic. (Photo by Suzanne Perez Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, September 14th, 2021

Kindergarten enrollment dropped by about 9% statewide. Preschool enrollment dropped nearly 21%. It’s too soon to tell whether the declines were a one-time thing or if they’ve stretched into this fall.

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