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Associated Press Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Here are the area headlines from the Associated Press, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

Associated Press Sunday, July 21st, 2019

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

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Associated Press Saturday, July 20th, 2019

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

Associated Press Friday, July 19th, 2019

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

Associated Press Thursday, July 18th, 2019

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

Keri Wing is the reigning Kansas pinball champion. She also recently won the women's world championship. (Image credit: Kyle Palmer/KCUR)
KCUR Radio Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Keri Wing is the reigning Kansas state pinball champion...and in March, she won the women's world championship. But now she's aiming even higher.

Associated Press Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

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

Associated Press Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

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

Children's Mercy Hospital nurse practitioner Jodi Shroba gives Porter Hall a checkup before a peanut allergen exposure session.  (Photo by Alex Smith / KCUR Radio)
KCUR Radio Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

Doctors in Kansas City are offering a treatment they say might be able to help what can be a scary problem for parents: children with severe peanut allergies. But some experts are concerned about the risks. Why treating kids with peanut allergies might work — or just might cause more reactions. Listen to this report from Alex Smith.

Large excavators lay waste to terminal A at Kansas City International Airport, June 26, 2019. (Photo by Julie Denesha / KCUR Radio)
KCUR Radio Monday, July 15th, 2019

Demolition of Terminal A at Kansas City International Airport has been measured and methodical. There have been no explosions and no big building collapses. Reporter Lisa Rodriguez checks in on the progress at the new Kansas City airport.

Associated Press Monday, July 15th, 2019

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

Associated Press Sunday, July 14th, 2019

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

Associated Press Saturday, July 13th, 2019

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

Associated Press Friday, July 12th, 2019

With higher average yields per acre, this year's Kansas wheat harvest is expected to be nearly 20 percent larger than last year's crop.

Associated Press Friday, July 12th, 2019

Check out the AP headlines for our area, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

Logan Bird waters about 90,000 hemp seedlings on Andy Huston's farm in western Illinois. (Photo by Madelyn Beck / Harvest Public Media)
Harvest Public Media Friday, July 12th, 2019

Hemp farming is technically legal in the U.S. now, but there are plenty of hurdles for new farmers to overcome.  Hear more about growing hemp -- the challenges and the opportunities -- in this report from Harvest Public Media.

Kansas Statehouse (Photo by J. Schafer)
Associated Press Friday, July 12th, 2019

Kansas legislative leaders from both parties are considering pay hikes for their staff members. They say higher pay is needed to attract and retain the best workers.

CBD without the THC that gets people high has been legal in Kansas for about a year. CBD oil with significant amounts of THC is still illegal to sell, but people with a doctor's note can possess products purchased from other states. (Photo by Nomin Ujiyediin)
Stephen Koranda Thursday, July 11th, 2019

The law offers some protections for using CBD with THC for certain medical conditions.

Associated Press Thursday, July 11th, 2019

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

Associated Press Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

Justice Lee Johnson announced today (WED) that he will step down on September 8. 

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