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Icy roads blamed in 2 western Kansas deaths

By associated-press On Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:46:12

Icy roads blamed in 2 western Kansas deaths

Freezing rain and high winds have hit Kansas, causing several accidents, including two fatalities. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for sections of central and southern Kansas through early Saturday. The weather service says up to a quarter inch of sleet and ice are fore...

 
 

Rift With Brother Over Family Farm Inheritance?

By joan-jerkovich On Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:18:47

Rift With Brother Over Family Farm Inheritance?

My parents both passed away in 2011. They left the transition of our farm in a mess with it mostly all going to my brother. There is another sister who lives in California and is naive to daily farm life. Now, my brother is calling her, triangulating-if you will, with his list of demands, such as no...

 
 

Over 600 Children Depending On Angel Tree

By ksal-staff On Fri, 27 Nov 2015 16:00:25

Over 600 Children Depending On Angel Tree

The Salina Salvation Army's Angel Tree Project begins this weekend, seeking help for over 600 area children in need. This year there are over 600 angels on the tree. Each angel represents an area child 12-years-old or younger who without a little help, might not otherwise have much of a Christmas...

 
 

Governor’s Christmas Tree Arrives

By associated-press On Fri, 27 Nov 2015 12:57:33

Governor’s Christmas Tree Arrives

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The governor's Christmas tree has arrived at Cedar Crest on a horse-drawn coach. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that Governor Sam Brownback hopped on the high-wheel hitch wagon for the final leg of the delivery. He shouted "Merry Christmas" and "Happy Thanksgiving" after...

 
 

Campus Gun Law Prompts Debate

By associated-press On Fri, 27 Nov 2015 12:51:38

Campus Gun Law Prompts Debate

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — University students in Kansas are starting to talk about a day in the not-too-distant future when anyone over 21 who legally owns a gun will be allowed to carry it onto campuses across the state. The Wichita Eagle reported legislation passed in 2012 required concealed-carry...

 
 

Number of Homeless Rising

By associated-press On Fri, 27 Nov 2015 12:46:50

Number of Homeless Rising

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — More homeless people are without a place to sleep in Wichita. U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development data shows that the number and percentage of homeless in Sedgwick County without shelter has roughly doubled over the past eight years. The Wichita Eagle (http://b...

 
 

The Salina Spirit of Thanksgiving

By toddpittenger On Thu, 26 Nov 2015 23:59:23

The Salina Spirit of Thanksgiving

It was "organized chaos" at Applebee's in Salina Thursday, and organizers of the Salina Salvation Army Community Thanksgiving Dinner wouldn't have it any other way. The only thing on the menu was turkey, and all the trimmings. People begin lining up outside, in the cold and rain at around 10:00 i...

 
 

What You Didn’t Know About Thanksgiving

By ksal-staff On Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:30:17

What You Didn’t Know About Thanksgiving

When it comes to interesting facts about the Thanksgiving holiday, it's a virtual horn of plenty. What some of us call Turkey Day didn't become a national holiday until 1863. Just weeks before President Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address, he proclaimed the last Thursday of November ...

 
 

Kansas urges high court to look at judiciary in other states

By associated-press On Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:31:47

Kansas urges high court to look at judiciary in other states

The attorney general's office wants the Kansas Supreme Court to look at how the judiciary in surrounding states works when it decides the validity of a law stripping the high court of its power to appoint chief judges. Court filings Wednesday laid out each side's arguments before the Dec. 10 hear...

 
 

Black leaders call for Election Day voter registration

By associated-press On Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:29:29

Black leaders call for Election Day voter registration

The Kansas Black Leadership Council is asking the state to allow people to register to vote on Election Day. The Wichita Eagle (http://bit.ly/1Yu0QSN) reports the proposal was included in the council's 2016 legislative agenda and is a response to the state's requirement that people provide proof ...

 
 
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