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Kansas Utility Ends Fees For Credit, Debit Cards

By associated-press On Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:04:38

Kansas Utility Ends Fees For Credit, Debit Cards

The largest electric company in Kansas says it is no longer charging a $2.95 fee to customers who use credit or debit cards to pay their monthly bills. Topeka-based Westar Energy Inc. announced Thursday that it had abolished the charge. Westar Vice President Jeff Beasley said the utility has a...

 
 

New Treatments For Depression

By joan-jerkovich On Fri, 19 Dec 2014 02:39:23

New Treatments For Depression

According to the World Health Organization, 350 million people worldwide have depression. That’s a whole lot of sadness and pain…but the good news is that there are new treatments being offered and in development to help. Medications that work differently than those currently on the market ar...

 
 

Plunging Oil Prices Rattle Independent Operators in Kansas

By associated-press On Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:21:34

Plunging Oil Prices Rattle Independent Operators in Kansas

Plunging crude prices are hitting oil producers especially hard in Kansas. That is because the oil industry in the state is dominated by small, independent operators who depend heavily on the cash flow from producing wells to pay to drill new ones. The Kansas Independent Oil and Gas Association s...

 
 

Kansas Colleges Want Longer Coaching Contracts

By associated-press On Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:19:19

Kansas Colleges Want Longer Coaching Contracts

Three Kansas universities in the NCAA Division II are asking a state panel to OK a proposal that would let them sign multiyear contracts with their athletic coaches. The Kansas Board of Regents is expected to vote next month on the proposal that would give the schools the same authority Division ...

 
 

Governor Appoints Two New County Commissioners

By ksal-staff On Thu, 18 Dec 2014 23:08:48

Governor Appoints Two New County Commissioners

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback Thursday named two individuals to seats on the Saline County Commission effective Jan. 12, 2015. Luci Larson will fill the District 4 seat and David Smith is appointed to District 5. Larson is a small business owner who has previously served on the Sal...

 
 

Hospital Files Lawsuit Against City

By ksal-staff On Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:04:30

Hospital Files Lawsuit Against City

A dispute about the proposed demolition of the vacated former St. John's Hospital facility prompts Salina Regional Health Center to file a lawsuit against the City of Salina. Salina Regional Health Center filed suit Wednesday morning, and is seeking an order to overturn action by the Salina City ...

 
 

Drug Sale Leads To Arrest

By ksal-staff On Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:10:44

Drug Sale Leads To Arrest

A drug purchase in Salina by an I 135 / I 70 Drug Task Force confidential informant leads to the arrest of an an Abilene man. Drug Task Force Commander Lt. Bill Cox says that 25-year-old Joel Anthony Hensley sold a bag of marijuana to a confidential informant. According to Cox, shortly after the ...

 
 

Fake Money Used At Salina Government Office

By ksal-staff On Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:53:44

Fake Money Used At Salina Government Office

More counterfeit money has surfaced in Salina, including at a government office. According to Salina Police, a counterfeit $20 bill was passed on Tuesday of this week at the Casey's convenience store at 1100 East Iron. It was discovered in a bank deposit. On Tuesday, and on Wednesday of this w...

 
 

School Bus Involved In Crash

By ksal-staff On Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:10:49

School Bus Involved In Crash

A Salina USD 305 school bus was involved in a minor crash on a slick street early Thursday morning. The bus, and a pickup truck pulling a trailer loaded with snow removal equipment, were both headed west on Iron Avenue. The bus slid into the back of the trailer, and partially onto it. There wa...

 
 

Snow Blankets Area

By ksal-staff On Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:45:36

Snow Blankets Area

A blanket of light snow that fell across a wide area of Kansas late Wednesday into early Thursday is making things look a lot like Christmas, but not causing a lot of problems. Snowfall amounts range from a trace to up 5 inches in some areas. The Salina area received 2 to 3 inches. A little furth...

 
 
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