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              

Kansans Worry as Number of Earthquakes Continues to Rise

Anthony, Kansas, has been at the heart of Kansas earthquakes after the proliferation of wastewater disposal wells. (Photo Credit: Brian Grimmett, Kansas News Service)

A decade ago, it was rare to feel an earthquake in Kansas, but recently the state has been hit with thousands of them. The most frequently shaken area has been Harper County in south central Kansas.  Residents of the Flint Hills -- to the north -- want to stave off earthquakes that could shake their homes by limiting oil and gas operations. From the Kansas News Service Brian Grimmett reports.





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)