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Staff and Wire ... Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

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

Former Oklahoma State men's basketball coach Eddie Sutton, a native of Bucklin, Kansas, has been elected to the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame as part of the 2020 class of inductees.  (Photo from OSU Athletics)
Greg Echlin Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

Some might say it’s been a long time coming. But basketball coaching legend Eddie Sutton has finally been elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.  Though he was born in southwest Kansas. Sutton made a name for himself coaching teams in other states. Even though he never played for - or coached at - the University of Kansas, he still left a mark on the KU basketball program. KPR’s Greg Echlin explains.

Harvest Public Media Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

Two rural Iowa school districts are bringing breakfast and lunch right to kids sequestered at home during the coronavirus pandemic. 

 Nitrile gloves are among protective gear in short supply. (Photo by Celia Llopis-Jepsen, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

Health care workers are struggling to find protective gear.

Staff and Wire ... Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

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

 White Chapel Cemetery in Wichita. (Photo by Brian Grimmett, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Monday, April 6th, 2020

Efforts to slow the spread of the coronavirus mean limits to the size of funerals.

Scott Albrecht surveys his empty Topeka restaurant after closing because of the coronavirus. (Photo by Jim McLean, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Monday, April 6th, 2020

Almost 20% of the record number of Kansans seeking unemployment benefits because of the coronavirus were working in the hospitality industry. 

Associated Press Monday, April 6th, 2020

Here are the headlines for our area, as compiled by KPR news staffers. And here are a few safety reminders: Wash your hands. Stay at home. If you must venture out for essential goods and services, keep a distance of at least six feet between yourself and others. And if you are able, please donate blood. We will get through this.

KPR Staff Sunday, April 5th, 2020

KPR has put together this handy one-stop spot to help you get the information you need during the coronavirus crisis. 

Associated Press Sunday, April 5th, 2020

Here's the latest news from the Associated Press and the KPR newsroom.

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