KANSAS | River Proposal Threatens Kansas Lakes, Rivers

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TOPEKA, KS – To meet Nebraska’s legal obligation to increase the flow of the Republican River into Kansas, the Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District has proposed creating a connection in Nebraska between the Platte River Basin and the Republican River Basin.

TOPEKA, Kansas | Anti-abortion past haunts Kansas Democratic governor hopeful

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Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy‘s retirement is giving the Kansas governor’s race an odd twist by complicating the bid of a major Democratic candidate who’s trying to rebuild his party’s brand with rural voters but is hindered by his anti-abortion past.

Kansas News: Manhattan Kansas Flood 2018 Update 9/13/2018

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MANHATTAN, KS – Kansas counties impacted by September 3, 2018 flood events are awaiting federal declaration to be eligible for public assistance. Continue reading Kansas News: Manhattan Kansas Flood 2018 Update 9/13/2018 at STL.News.

KANSAS CITY, Kansas  | Two democratic socialists rally voters in deep-red Kansas

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KANSAS CITY, Kansas — The new face of an emerging democratic socialist movement joined its patriarch in the most unlikely place Friday, calling on Kansans unhappy with the direction of the country to get off the sidelines in a pivotal Republican-held congressional district.

KANSAS CITY, Missouri | Police say third Kansas City, Missouri, officer shot during search for suspect, who is barricaded inside house

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. Police say third Kansas City, Missouri, officer shot during search for suspect, who is barricaded inside house. By Associated Press.

Effort Empowers Kansas City Women To Effectively Negotiate Salaries

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The American Association of University Women is expanding its AAUW Work Smart program to Kansas City. Its goal: Close the gender pay gap by training 1 million women across Kansas and Missouri in salary and benefits negotiation.

KANSAS News: KANSAS CITY, Fernando Chavez-Rodriguez, Man Sentenced For Smuggling Liquid Methamphetamine to Kansas

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KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A Mexican man was sentenced Monday to 12 years in federal prison for his role in smuggling more than 1,000 pounds of liquid methamphetamine into Kansas City, Kan., Federal agents watched him and others at a business in Kansas City, Kan.,

Kansas News: Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer Announces Kara Zeyer as Communications Director

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TOPEKA, KS – Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer Tuesday named Kara Zeyer as Communications Director and announced the departure of current director Kendall Marr. Governor of Kansas. Kansas communications director governor colyer Jeff Colyer Kansas News kara zeyer TodayNews

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TOPEKA, Kansas | Kansas officials seek altered US flag’s removal from museum

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Jeff Colyer and a top GOP rival called Thursday for the University of Kansas to remove an altered U.S. Continue reading TOPEKA, Kansas | Kansas officials seek altered US flag’s removal from museum at STL.News. TOPEKA, Kan. — Republican Gov.

KANSAS | Aerial Surveys Confirm Increase in Lesser Prairie Chicken Numbers

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Continue reading KANSAS | Aerial Surveys Confirm Increase in Lesser Prairie Chicken Numbers at STL.News. Conservation - DNR Kansas Kansas Wildlife Parks and Tourism Lesser Prairie Chicken TodayNews

Kansas News: Kansas City, Kansas Man, James E. Everett, Jr., Sentenced to 15 Years for Illegal Firearm, Threats

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KANSAS CITY, MO – A Kansas City, Kansas man was sentenced in federal court today for illegally possessing a firearm and making threats following a confrontation with law enforcement officers at the Richard Bolling Federal Building.

KANSAS News: KANSAS CITY, Post Office Supervisor, Stacey L. Kampfer Sentenced for Theft of Mail

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KANSAS CITY, KAN. – Kampfer, 40, Kansas City, Kan., Continue reading KANSAS News: KANSAS CITY, Post Office Supervisor, Stacey L. General Department of Justice DOJ kansas city news Kansas News Mail Theft Stacey L.

Kansas News: Two New Federal Prosecutors in Kansas Will Join New Prosecutors Nationwide

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KANSAS CITY, KAN. – Two new federal prosecutor positions will increase resources to combat violent crime in Kansas, U.S. From that nationwide allocation, the District of Kansas will receive two new Assistant U.S.

Kansas News: Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt statement on death of Deputy Robert Kunze

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KANSAS CITY, Missouri | Suspect in shooting of 3 Kansas City cops dies in standoff

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. Police shot and killed a man Sunday suspected of shooting and wounding three Kansas City police officers, authorities said. Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Missouri | Suspect in shooting of 3 Kansas City cops dies in standoff at STL.News. General City cops City cops dies in standoff Kansas kansas city Kansas City cops Kansas City cops dies in standoff kansas city news Kansas News missouri Missouri News Suspect in shooting TodayNews

KANSAS CITY, Mo. | Police: Suspect dead after wounding 3 Kansas City officers

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A gunman being investigated in the killing of a university student from India shot and wounded three Kansas City police officers Sunday before dying in an exchange of gunfire with police, authorities said. Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Mo.

KANSAS | Construction Continues at Jamestown Wildlife Area

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Continue reading KANSAS | Construction Continues at Jamestown Wildlife Area at STL.News. Conservation - DNR Jamestown Wildlife Area Kansas Kansas Wildlife Parks and Tourism TodayNews

TOPEKA, Kansas  | Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez to rally Democrats in deep-red Kansas

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TOPEKA, Kansas — Two luminaries in the democratic socialist movement — one its national leader, the other its new star — are descending on solidly Republican Kansas on Friday, taking their emboldened liberal message to an unlikely testing ground before next month’s congressional primaries.

WICHITA, Kan. | Kansas deputy and suspect fatally shot during arrest

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A Kansas sheriff’s deputy and a suspect were killed after a fight broke out as the suspect was being arrested in a rural area of Wichita, authorities say. Kansas deputy and suspect fatally shot during arrest at STL.News. General arrested fight broke Kansas deputy Kansas News Kansas sheriff rural area shot during arrest suspect fatally TodayNews WichitaWICHITA, Kan. —

KANSAS | Good Fishing Getting Better, 2018 Stocking List Update

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PRATT, KS – If you’ve looked at Kansas’ 2018 Fishing Forecast or followed the Weekly Fishing Reports at ksoutdoors.com, you know that Kansas anglers have enjoyed amazing fishing this year. Continue reading KANSAS | Good Fishing Getting Better, 2018 Stocking List Update at STL.News.

TOPEKA, Kan | Independent upends Kansas governor’s race against Kobach

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TOPEKA, Kan — Democrats horrified by the thought that provocative conservative Kris Kobach could be Kansas’ next governor are attacking a Kansas City-area businessman whose independent candidacy could thwart their ambitions and help elect the Republican.

KANSAS CITY, Kan | The Latest: Slain Kansas deputies were both parents

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) AP) — The Latest on the fatal shootings of two Kansas sheriff’s deputies by an inmate they were transporting (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Kan | The Latest: Slain Kansas deputies were both parents at STL.News.

TOPEKA, Kan. | Kansas governor’s race turns nasty as Kobach’s lead dwindles

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TOPEKA, Kan. — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach said Thursday that he will remove himself from the further counting of votes while his Republican primary battle with Gov. Kansas governor’s race turns nasty as Kobach’s lead dwindles at STL.News.

KANSAS CITY, Kan. | Police: 2nd Kansas sheriff’s deputy dies after shooting

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A second sheriff’s deputy died early Saturday from injuries suffered when an inmate who was being transported in Kansas City overpowered two officers and shot them. Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Kan.

Kansas News: Missouri tree & lawn care company ordered to repay Kansas consumer

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TOPEKA, KS – A Missouri tree and lawn care company has been ordered to repay $1,000 to a Kansas consumer after violating Kansas consumer protection laws, Attorney General Derek Schmidt said.

TOPEKA, Kan | Immigration tricky issue in tight Kansas congressional race

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Kevin Yoder and his Democratic challenger are having a hard time keeping their political footing on immigration issues, complicating their efforts to win a competitive swing House district in Kansas that President Donald Trump narrowly lost. TOPEKA, Kan — Republican Rep.

Hundreds of Kansas City-Area REALTORS® to Revitalize 12 Homes in Olathe Neighborhood September 12

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REALTORS® from across the Kansas City region will gather on the 600 block of Wille Street in Olathe, KS on Wednesday, September 12 to participate in the 3rd annual REALTORS® Rock the Block event, a day-long service project that will help revitalize 12 homes. LEAWOOD, KAN./

WICHITA, Kan | Lawsuit claims Kansas official exposed private voter data

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AP) — A civil rights group filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach challenging a multi-state voter registration database it claims exposed sensitive information including partial Social Security numbers from nearly a thousand state voters. WICHITA, Kan. (AP)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. | 49ers fear QB Garoppolo sustained season-ending ACL injury

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The 49ers fear quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo will miss the remainder of the season after sustaining an injury to the ACL in his left knee late in Sunday’s 38-27 loss to Kansas City. Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Mo.

WICHITA, Kan. | Independent candidate allowed on Kansas governor ballot

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Businessman Greg Orman has qualified to have his name on the ballot in November as independent candidate for Kansas governor, the state elections office said Friday, potentially making it more difficult for Democrats to defeat conservative Kris Kobach. WICHITA, Kan.

Missouri News: Kansas City Woman, Tanisha Williams, Pleads Guilty to Fraudulent Tax Refund Scheme

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KANSAS CITY, MO – A woman pleaded guilty in federal court yesterday to a scheme to file fraudulent tax returns with the Internal Revenue Service resulting in $182,410 in fraudulent refunds being issued. Tanisha Williams , 40, of Kansas City, Missouri pleaded guilty before U.S.

KANSAS | Tuttle Creek Youth-Handicap Assisted Deer Hunt Oct. 6-7

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Kansas youth age 11 through 16 and Kansas residents with a certified disability are eligible. Continue reading KANSAS | Tuttle Creek Youth-Handicap Assisted Deer Hunt Oct.

KANSAS CITY, Kan.  | Harvick passes Truex with 1 to go to win at Kansas Speedway

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Kevin Harvick surged past Martin Truex Jr. with one lap to go to win Saturday night at Kansas Speedway, his fifth win in what has turned out to be a dominant start to the season. Sports Harvick kansas city Kansas Speedway passes Truex TodayNews Win

KANSAS CITY, Kan | Police: A second sheriff’s deputy has died after a shooting while an inmate was transported in Kansas City, Kansas

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) AP) — Police: A second sheriff’s deputy has died after a shooting while an inmate was transported in Kansas City, Kansas. Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Kan | Police: A second sheriff’s deputy has died after a shooting while an inmate was transported in Kansas City, Kansas at STL.News. General deputy has died Kan kansas city second sheriff's TodayNews transported in Kansas

TOPEKA, Kan. | APNewsBreak: Kobach’s lead in Kansas race falls to 91 votes

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Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach’s lead over Gov. The final, unofficial results posted on the secretary of state’s website show Kobach winning Thomas County in northwest Kansas, with 466 votes to Colyer’s 422. TOPEKA, Kan.—

KANSAS CITY, Kan. | The Latest: Larson wins second stage at Kansas Speedway

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway (all times local): 8:50 p.m. Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Kan. | The Latest: Larson wins second stage at Kansas Speedway at STL.News.

KANSAS CITY, Kan.| The Latest: Blaney wins Stage 1 at Kansas Speedway

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway (all times local): 8 p.m. Ryan Blaney held off pole-sitter Kevin Harvick with some side-by-side racing over the last few laps to capture the first stage of Saturday night’s race at Kansas Speedway.

Missouri Business News: Kansas City Southern Declares Dividends on 4% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Common Stock

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KANSAS CITY, MO – Kansas City Southern’s (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) Board of Directors on August 14, 2018 declared a regular dividend of $0.25 Continue reading Missouri Business News: Kansas City Southern Declares Dividends on 4% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Common Stock at STL.News.

KANSAS CITY, Mo | O’Hearn, Dozier HR in 9th to walk off Royals over Indians

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. A few hours later, a couple kids on the Kansas City Royals hit their own memorable shots. Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Mo | O’Hearn, Dozier HR in 9th to walk off Royals over Indians at STL.News.

Kansas Handfishing Season Requires Grit and Vigor

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31 during the 2018 Kansas handfishing season. Continue reading Kansas Handfishing Season Requires Grit and Vigor at STL.News. General Fishing flathead handfishing Kansas noodling TodayNews

TOPEKA, Kan. | AP FACT CHECK: Kansas Democrat did say she favors ending ICE

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TOPEKA, Kan. — Democrat Sharice Davids looks directly into the camera in a recent ad for her campaign in a competitive Kansas congressional district and declares: “I don’t support abolishing ICE.” AP FACT CHECK: Kansas Democrat did say she favors ending ICE at STL.News.

MANHATTAN, Kan | Stonestreet makes video of Kansas State recruiting trip

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MANHATTAN, Kan — “Modern Family” star Eric Stonestreet is making a tongue-in-cheek video series chronicling his recruiting visit to the Kansas State football program. Continue reading MANHATTAN, Kan | Stonestreet makes video of Kansas State recruiting trip at STL.News.

KANSAS CITY, Kan. | Harvick on pole at Kansas seeking fifth win this season

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) AP) — Kevin Harvick will start on the pole for Saturday night’s Monster Energy Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway, where he will try to win for the fifth time this season. Harvick dominated last week at Dover and easily won the pole in qualifying at Kansas.