Clean Power

KS Senate Blocks Study of Clean-Power Rules


TOPEKA - The Kansas Senate has passed a bill blocking a state regulatory commission from spending money to study how to comply with new federal clean-power rules until a legal challenge is resolved. The chamber's 37-2 vote on Thursday night sends the ...
Hit & Run

Wichita: Careening Car Pounds Porches


WICHITA - A hit & run traffic accident caused extensive property damage west of Lincoln & Hydraulic. The red 2006 Pontiac Vibe was seen speeding west-bound on Lincoln just a few mintues after midnight on Friday, when it careened over the curb, hi...
Water

Protecting the water at Quivira Wildlife Refuge


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Officials are trying to hammer out a deal to address competing water needs of south-central Kansas irrigators and a national wildlife refuge that's lost considerable water to them.   The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service,
Salina

Great Lakes airline service will return to Salina April 1


SALINA, Kan. - Scheduled air service will return to Salina beginning this spring. Salina Airport Authority officials said Thursday Great Lakes Airlines will fly 12 roundtrips a week between Salina and Denver beginning April 1. The Wyoming-based airline 
Mumps

Kansas State reports 2nd case of mumps


MANHATTAN, Kan. - A second case of mumps has been reported at Kansas State University. The university said in a release Thursday that both students with confirmed cases of the mumps live off campus. The university says it's working to contact people