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Rural Kansas hospitals fear redesignation proposal

By associated-press On Mon, 24 Feb 2014 10:04:59

Rural Kansas hospitals fear redesignation proposal

Kansas hospital officials say a federal proposal to change how rural hospitals are designated for purposes of Medicare reimbursements could be devastating to smaller health care facilities that already are struggling to survive. The Wichita Eagle  reports a Department of Health and Human Service...

 
 

Senate hopeful in hot water over Facebook posts

By associated-press On Mon, 24 Feb 2014 09:56:38

Senate hopeful in hot water over Facebook posts

A Kansas radiologist who is seeking to unseat U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts acknowledges making a mistake when he posted gruesome X-ray images of fatal gunshot wounds and medical injuries to his Facebook page years ago, but he blames Roberts for making them public. The Topeka Capital-Journal  reports he...

 
 

2013 Law An Issue In Kansas Gay Marriage Debate

By associated-press On Sun, 23 Feb 2014 18:39:16

2013 Law An Issue In Kansas Gay Marriage Debate

Kansas enacted a law last year to prevent government agencies from infringing on residents' religious liberties. That policy is an issue in the Legislature's debate this year over responding to the possibility that the federal courts could strike down the state's ban on gay marriage. In the ...

 
 

Thousands Pay Tribute To Slain Child

By associated-press On Sun, 23 Feb 2014 18:25:39

Thousands Pay Tribute To Slain Child

Thousands of people holding flickering candles marched through Springfield to remember a 10-year-old girl who was kidnapped and killed less than a week ago. The Springfield News-Leader reports family members of Hailey Owens led the procession Saturday night while onlookers filled sidewalks....

 
 

UPDATE: Pilot Killed In Plane Crash

By ksal-staff On Sun, 23 Feb 2014 14:08:32

UPDATE: Pilot Killed In Plane Crash

The Kansas Highway Patrol says a doctor died in the crash of a small plane in western Kansas. The patrol says the plane went down Saturday evening in a field in Greeley County, about 11 miles west of Tribune. The pilot, 63-year-old Dr. Randall Fahrenholtz of Tribune, died at a hospital. No one...

 
 

“Storm Fury” Coming To Salina This Week

By toddpittenger On Sun, 23 Feb 2014 13:30:24

“Storm Fury” Coming To Salina This Week

A "Storm Fury On The Plains" will roll into Salina this week. National Weather Service Meteorologist Chance Hayes will be in town to present the agency's annual spring severe weather safety and spotter classes. Those who attend will learn the basics of thunderstorm development, storm structure, t...

 
 

Kansas death penalty debate shifts to House panel

By associated-press On Sun, 23 Feb 2014 10:38:01

Kansas death penalty debate shifts to House panel

A Kansas House committee plans to hold informational hearings on a bill that would shorten the appeals process for inmates sentenced to die for capital murder, despite concerns the measure should get a broader review. The measure passed the Senate on Feb. 13 and was sent to the House this w...

 
 

Kansas tea party group renews push for anti-gay bill

By associated-press On Sat, 22 Feb 2014 21:20:46

Kansas tea party group renews push for anti-gay bill

A Wichita-based tea party group is trying to resurrect a bill that would allow service refusal to same-sex couples on religious grounds, saying the bill is as much about gay rights as it is to protect the rights of Christians. Kansans for Liberty leader Craig Gabel says in an email to "co...

 
 

Citizenship bill worries Kansas school district

By associated-press On Sat, 22 Feb 2014 20:19:18

Citizenship bill worries Kansas school district

A Kansas Republican's proposal to track the citizenship status of public schoolchildren worries administrators in one of the state's most diverse districts. The bill by House Republican Allan Rothlisberg would require children enrolling in a public school for the first time to present proo...

 
 

Legislators Return Home For Q & A

By toddpittenger On Sat, 22 Feb 2014 15:52:56

Legislators Return Home For Q & A

Salina area legislators were back home Saturday to provide an update on the 2014 legislative session. Senator Tom Arpke and State Representatives Steven Johnson, Diana Dierks, and J.R. Claeys all participated in a question and answer session at the Salina Area Chamber of Commerce. Each legislator...

 
 
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