Autism

KS Mandates Some Autism Health Coverage


OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has signed legislation aimed at providing health insurance coverage of services for hundreds of children with autism, starting next year. Brownback had a signing ceremony Wednesday at the satellite ...
Landing

Emergency Landing NW of Wichita


WICHITA - A small airplane made an emergency landing early Wednesday afternoon in a field northwest of Wichita. The plane landed near Hoover Road, north of Highway K-96, just west of the Brooks Landfill. KAKE News reports the pilot of the Mooney single
Prayers

Asking Prayers For Shooting Victims


WICHITA - U.S. Senator Jerry Moran is asking all Kansans to pray for the families of those killed by a gunman this week in Overland Park. The Kansas Republican calls the killings of three people near a Jewish center "a senseless act of violence"
Reward

Wichita Crime Stoppers to Pay $2,500 Reward


WICHITA - A Crime Stoppers tip in the Daniel Flores homicide case has earned one person a $2,500 reward. This is the first time the non-profit organization has paid a reward at its new, higher maximum reward amount. The body of 25-year-old Flores was fou
Contamination

KDHE Releases New Contamination Map


WICHITA - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is overseeing the remediation process in West Wichita. They have released a new map with the sampling results from water of private drinking wells, south and east of Central and Tyler. The map can