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Repair on water pipe continues

WICHITA - It's a 66" pipe that carries up to 100 million gallons of water a day. Wichita officials say work to bypass a leak in a major water pipe at the city's main water treatment plant is nearly complete. Wichita Public Works Director Ala

Dalton Gang Attraction Among New Historical Site Additions

TOPEKA, Kan. - A southwest Kansas roadside museum about a gang of bank and train robbers is among the newest properties added to the National Register of Historic Places. The Kansas Historical Society said in a news release that the Dalton Gang Hideout &

Sen. Roberts Names US Senate Agriculture Committee Staff

TOPEKA, Kan. - Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts from Kansas has named senior staff for the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee. Roberts is the committee chairman and named Julian Baer, formerly of OFW Law, as senior policy adviser for nutrition. Janae Brad

Kansas Legislative Panels to Tackle Gap in Current Budget

TOPEKA, Kan. - Kansas legislative committees are preparing to consider proposals for closing a projected $279 million shortfall in the state's current budget. House Appropriations Committee Chairman Ron Ryckman Jr. says the panel will begin hearings

3 Hurt in Wrong-Way Crash in Northeast Wichita

WICHITA, Kan. - Three people are hurt, one critically, following a head-on crash in northeast Wichita. It happened around 7:30 p.m. on K-254 at Hillside. That's just west of Bel Aire. Dispatchers said a car was driving west in the eastbound lanes of