Drill

Mass casualty drill scheduled at Wichita airport


WICHITA, Kan.  -  Sedgwick County Emergency Medical Services will participate in a Virtual Tabletop Mass Casualty Incident, (MCI), at Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport, 2193 S. Air Cargo Road, Wednesday, September 28, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Billy Burns

Royals top Twins 4-3 in 11 innings on Burns' sacrfifice fly


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Billy Burns' sacrifice fly scored Raul Mondesi in the 11th inning as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Minnesota Twins 4-3 Tuesday night, staving off postseason elimination. The defending World Series champions are five gam
State Budget

Kansas budget director: Across-the-board cuts not planned


TOPEKA, Kan.  — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback's budget director is telling state agency secretaries that Brownback isn't planning to propose across-the-board cuts in their budgets next year. Budget Director Shawn Sullivan sent an email Tue
Session

Kansas Supreme Court to hold special session in Hutchinson


TOPEKA, Kan.  — The Kansas Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in two cases next week in Hutchinson after spending part of the day visiting area schools to discuss the role of courts in civilized society. The special session at Hutchinson C
Charged

Second man charged in Kansas killing


BELOIT, Kan.  — Prosecutors say a second man has been charged in a central Kansas killing. The Salina Journal reports that the latest suspect to be accused in the July 2015 death of Darrell Hill is his ex-son-in-law, Merlyn Hoesly, 56, of Simp