TOPEKA, Kan. - Gov. Sam Brownback's top budget adviser says Kansas legislators must find about $400 million through tax increases or spending cuts during the state's next fiscal year after the release of new, more pessimistic revenue projections.
TOPEKA, Kan. - A former Kansas state legislator was sentenced Monday to 18 months in federal prison for defrauding Farmers and Merchants Bank of Colby, Kan., of more than $460,000, some of which he deposited in his campaign account.
EMPORIA, Kan. - A Topeka man is dead following a rollover accident in Lyon County. Around 3:15 a.m. Monday, a Lyon County sheriff's deputy on patrol found a Ford Escort on its top at the US Highway 99 and Road L junction, north of Emporia.
WICHITA, Kan. - A Wichita police officer was hurt Sunday during an altercation with another driver during a traffic stop. It began around 1:30 p.m. Sunday in the 6000 block of East 21st Street North as an officer stopped a car for driving too closely to another vehicle.