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Democrat promises summits as Kansas governor

By associated-press On Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:45:32

Democrat promises summits as Kansas governor

Democratic nominee Paul Davis has named a dozen new economic advisers for his campaign for governor and is promising to hold summits across Kansas if he's elected. Davis held a news conference Thursday in Lenexa to announce the appointments of what he's calling "economic sector champions" to advi...

 
 

Efficiency taskforce studies ‘at risk’ funding

By associated-press On Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:41:17

Efficiency taskforce studies ‘at risk’ funding

A new commission looking for efficiencies within Kansas' public school system is raising questions about how the state provides extra money to help districts educate their poorest students. The K-12 Student Performance and Efficiency Commission began a two-day meeting Thursday with a discussion o...

 
 

Parsons to check for alcohol at school dances

By associated-press On Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:37:19

Parsons to check for alcohol at school dances

Students in a southeast Kansas district will soon be required to undergo alcohol breath tests before they're allowed into school dances. The Parsons Sun reports the tests will be administered to all students and their guests, even if they're not suspected of drinking. Anyone refusing the test wil...

 
 

Kansas Court: Remove Democrat From Senate Ballot

By associated-press On Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:23:33

Kansas Court: Remove Democrat From Senate Ballot

The Kansas Supreme Court has ordered the state to remove U.S. Senate Democratic nominee Chad Taylor's name from the ballot, in a ruling that could influence the national fight for control of the Senate. The court's decision Thursday leaves Democrats without a nominee, potentially making it easier...

 
 

Commission Considers Bond Issue Help For Schools

By associated-press On Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:14:02

Commission Considers Bond Issue Help For Schools

A commission tasked with improving the efficiency of Kansas' public schools is talking about studying the state payments that districts receive to help finance construction and infrastructure projects. The K-12 Student Performance and Efficiency Commission discussed Thursday the so-called "equali...

 
 

Website Has Q & A for Criminal Justice Complex

By jeff-garretson On Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:05:35

Website Has Q & A for Criminal Justice Complex

Saline County Sheriff Glen Kochanowski wants residents armed with the facts before they head to the polls in November to vote on the proposed justice complex. Sheriff Kochanowski told KSAL listeners this week that the Sheriff's Office website is a great place to start, "Go to salinesheriff.org an...

 
 

Large Hail Pounds Minneapolis

By staff On Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:22:13

Large Hail Pounds Minneapolis

Overnight storms dropped heavy rain and hail around the area, including in the Ottawa County community of Minneapolis where some of the largest hail fell. According to the National Weather Service, hail up to 2 inches in diameter fell. Officials from Ottawa County tell KSAL News that hail up to t...

 
 

War Of The Wheels Coming To Salina

By ksal-staff On Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:06:40

War Of The Wheels Coming To Salina

Salina is set to host a first-of-its kind event in Kansas. According to the Salina Area Chamber of Commerce, the Salina Siren Roller Derby Team will be hosting the first ever roller derby tournament in Kansas. The War of the Wheels Roller Derby Invitational will be held at the Salina Bicentennial Ce...

 
 

KSU Salina Seeks Research Participants

By ksal-staff On Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:50:28

KSU Salina Seeks Research Participants

When parents divorce and a family disconnects, communication between both sides can be difficult. But for Mindy Markham and Becky DeGreeff, two professors at Kansas State University Salina, determining the best methods for keeping contact alive and abundant is at the forefront of their current resea...

 
 

KWU Gets Matching Grant Pledge

By ksal-staff On Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:42:28

KWU Gets Matching Grant Pledge

Kansas Wesleyan University just got a big assist to help complete the fundraising campaign for its $7.5M Sports Complex. An anonymous donor has agreed to match any commitments made during the rest of September, up to $400,000. Every dollar raised for the next 13 days will be doubled. "We are tru...

 
 
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