ksal.com
YMCA
KSN
2013 tornado photo by Tanner Colvin

March 5, 2015 10:22 am
A Kansas college is offering its first ever class on storm chasing. According to Fort Hays State University, the Department of Geosciences will offer the first FHSU course on storm-chasing during the summer 2015 term. The class will be led by Dr. P. Grady Dixon, department chair, who has been traveling across the Great Plains to ...


Related Stories



Mark Lippert: Ambassador Only Had One Unarmed Guard

U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert had only one unarmed bodyguard assigned to protect him when he was slashed by a knife-wielding attacker at a breakfast event in Seoul, U.S. officials tell ABC News.Lippert is...

 
 
Ceres: NASA Readies For Historic Visit to Dwarf Planet

Are we there yet?NASA's Dawn spacecraft will reach the dwarf planet Ceres on Friday after what has been a nearly eight-year long journey through space. When the probe reaches its destination and inserts itself into its...

 
 
Jawbone Fossil Sheds New Light on the First Humans

A 2.8 million-year-old jawbone fragment discovered in Ethiopia is shedding new light on a period of evolution that has long remained a mystery to anthropologists.The fossil dates back to a time when Homo, the branch hu...

 
 
Duchess Kate Middleton to Visit “Downton Abbey”

a real-life Duchess will be making a special appearance in the fictional world of Downton Abbey.Duchess Kate will visit the London set of the hit TV show next Thursday, March 12, the Palace announced Thursday.Kate, 33,...

 
 
North Korea Hails Attack on Mark Lippert as 'Righteous Punishment' Against US

Handout/The Asia Economy Daily via Getty Images(SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea hailed a South Korean man’s attack on the U.S. ambassador to Seoul in a statement through its Korean Central News Agency, stat...

 
 
What Hillary Clinton Said About Email in 2000

Hillary Clinton didn't like using email in 2000, and in light of the recent questions being raised over her personal email account, she may not now either.Footage from a 2001 report by ABC News' Brian Ross about a disg...

 
 
Hillary Clinton Responds to Email Controversy

but an unknown number of emails that do not pertain to work will not be turned over, a Clinton aide told ABC News.The storage of Clinton’s emails has come under scrutiny after a New York Times report revealed tha...

 
 
Senate Fails to Override Keystone Veto

The U.S. Senate could not muster up enough votes Wednesday to put the Keystone XL pipeline back in play.The bill on reconsideration failed to pass with a vote of 62 to 57, with eight Senate Democrats voting in favor of...

 
 
Defense Sec. Carter, Gen. Dempsey Update Congress on ISIS, Sequestration Cuts

During a second day of Department of Defense budget hearings, Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Gen. Martin Dempsey took questions on the situation in Iraq and Iran’s role in the Tikrit offensive. Both said on Wed...

 
 
Congressional Black Caucus Works to Find Positive Aspects of AG's Ferguson Report

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus decried the Department of Justice’s decision not to charge Darren Wilson with a crime related to the death of Michael Brown last summer in Ferguson, Missouri, but praised...

 
 
Delta Airlines Plane Skids Off Runway at LaGuardia Airport in New York

A plane skidded off an icy runway into a fence at New York’s LaGuardia Airport Thursday while landing during a winter storm, shutting down the airport's runways, officials said.Delta Flight 1086, an MD-88 arrivin...

 
 
Jodi Arias Trial: Judge Declares a Mistrial After Hung Jury

The jury could not reach an unanimous verdict in the sentencing of convicted killer Jodi Arias and the judge declared a mistrial.The verdict, announced Thursday, comes after a second jury considered her case because th...

 
 
Boston Bombing Survivor: 'Coward' Dzhokhar Tsarnaev ‘Wouldn’t Look at Me’

When Boston Marathon bombing victim Rebekah Gregory took the stand to testify against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, she said the alleged killer couldn’t meet her stare.“I could not look into his eyes because he wouldn...

 
 
Michael Brown's Family to File Civil Suit Against Ferguson, Darren Wilson

Lawyers for the family of Michael Brown announced on Thursday that they will file a civil suit for the teen's death.At a news conference, the attorneys for the Brown family confirmed that the city of Ferguson, Missouri...

 
 
SMU Fraternity Chapter Suspended After Alleged Neighbor Harassment

A Texas fraternity at Southern Methodist University was placed on indefinite suspension amid a neighbor’s claims that students have been harassing him for months, a fraternity official said.Tim O’Connell sa...

 
 
Mary Mary Says New Season of Reality Show Is About 'Evolving'

Season four of Mary Mary's hit self-titled WeTV reality show won't be like the last. Last year, the gospel duo took a break from creating music together, split from their longtime manager, and endured the death of t...

 
 
Neil Patrick Harris Doesn't Think He'll Host Oscars Again

Neil Patrick Harris had some big shoes to fill as host of the 87th Oscars following Ellen Degeneres.The reception of Harris was split, some liking what the How I Met Your Mother star had to bring to the table magic, ...

 
 
Bobbi Kristina Brown Turned 22 Wednesday

Bobbi Kristina Brown turned 22 on Wednesday.The daughter and only child of Bobby Brown and the late Whitney Houston has remained in a medically-induced coma at a hospital in Georgia since she was found face-down in a b...

 
 
“Captain America” Sequel Leads Nominees for Saturn Awards

Buena Vista(LOS ANGELES) — Captain America: The Winter Soldier leads the nominees for this year's Saturn Awards, honoring the best in the sci-fi, fantasy and horror entertainment genres.The second Captain America i...

 
 
Recovering Addict Explains Why You Should Care Heroin Overdose Deaths Tripled

A high school soccer and softball player with passing grades, 17-year-old Kiyla would be the last person you’d expect to become addicted to heroin. Even Kiyla didn't want to believe it, and when she did, she wasn...

 
 
YouTube Campaign Urges Women to Share Advice to Their Younger Selves

To celebrate International Women’s Day, YouTube has launched a campaign urging women to share advice they would give to their younger selves.The effort is meant to inspire and empower young girls everywhere who m...

 
 
Have a Drink, You'll Look Better

iStock/Thinkstock(BRISTOL, England) — Much has been said about how people seem more attractive after you’ve been drinking, i.e., the so-called “beer goggles effect.”But a new study from the Univer...

 
 
Study Suggests Seniors' Cognitive Function Linked to Sex Life

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Just how important is a healthy sex life? Important enough to keep seniors mentally sharp, apparently.Researchers in The Netherlands tested the cognitive functions of about 1,750 men a...

 
 
Happiness Is Eight Hours of Sleep

Wavebreak Media/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Know why singer-songwriter Pharrell Williams is happy? It’s because he and his hat get plenty of sleep every night. But don’t quote us on that. Seriously, though, ...

 
 
Rolling Hills Wildlife Adventure
Baseball Adventure
Freddy’s Frozen Custard

Online Piracy, Read This Before You Download Your ...

Writers, musicians, filmmakers and artists love to create. Online pirates love to steal their creations. Artists...

Meddling Grandmother Reported Granddaughter To Chi...

Dear Joan, My Grandmother and I have always been very close. She is definitely the “matriarch”...

School Officials Let Popular Student Get Away With...

This father wants to do the right thing by his son who is being bullied by...

Dating Mr. Peter Pan

Mr. Peter Pan Never-Never wants to grow up and wants to live with you in his...

Follow us

KSAL Bdiggity Classifieds

St. Francis Community Services
Omli and Associates
Ell-Saline Middle/High School
AFLAC District Office Salina

Community Calendar

Salina Building Systems
KSAL Ticketwindow Giveaway