Tuberculosis

Health Officials Confirm Tuberculosis Case in Olathe


OLATHE, Kan. - Johnson County and Kansas health officials say a student at an eastern Kansas high school has been diagnosed with tuberculosis. The Olathe Northwest High School student was diagnosed Tuesday and is being treated. The student, whose age and
Assistance

Kansas House Committee Considers Rules for Cash, Food Aid


TOPEKA, Kan. - Kansas would prohibit adults who receive cash assistance from the state from using it to patronize strip clubs or buy sexually oriented materials under a bill before a legislative committee. The state Department for Children and Families
Sen. Moran

Sen. Moran Sponsors General Aviation Legislation


WASHINGTON, D.C.  -  U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), member of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, recently sponsored bipartisan legislation to support pilots and general aviation.
Accident

No Injuries Following Kansas Highway Accident


CONCORDIA, Kan.  -  An accident involving a semi truck has shut down a highway in northern Kansas. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports the crash happened around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday on US-81, 1/2 mile north of US-24 near Cloud County.
Arrested

KS Man Accused of Sending Threatening Texts to Young Girl


ARKANSAS CITY, Kan.  -  An Ark City man is in custody, accused of sending threatening text messages to a young girl.