Inauguration

Wichita mayor attends inauguration


WICHITA, Kan. - Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell spent the weekend in Washington, D.C. ... attending the oath of office for President Donald Trump Friday. The mayor tells KNSS  News he was also in D.C. for the U-S Conference of Mayors, a gathering o
Shooting

Man killed in SE Topeka shooting


TOPEKA, Kan. - Police in Topeka are investigating Topeka’s second homicide of 2017.  Officers responded to the report of a shooting in the 300 block of SE Pinecrest Dr. at 8 p.m. Sunday night.   Topeka Police Sgt. Shaun Sixkiller told 
Body

One man dead after being run over by tractor-trailer in Topeka


TOPEKA, Kan. - Police say a man whose body was found in an east Topeka parking lot was run over by a tractor-trailer truck. The man was identified Sunday as 30-year-old Sean McLaughlin. Police say McLauglin was lying under a trailer parked in the Deer
Tuition

Kansas colleges look for ways to offer $15,000 degree


TOPEKA, Kan. - Kansas higher education leaders say Gov. Sam Brownback's challenge to create a $15,000 bachelor's degree is a stretch but they're willing to try. Brownback wants to make it easier for students to attend college. He says under 
Milk

Milk money for Kansas shoppers


WICHITA, Kan. - Anyone who bought milk in Kansas since 2003 is eligible for a cash payout following a class action lawsuit.  “They were killing the cows to raise the prices of milk,” says Nora Lee, a worker in the dairy department of Cas