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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...

 
 

SE Kansas losing emergency shelter for families

By ksal-staff On Sat, 22 Feb 2014 00:31:16

SE Kansas losing emergency shelter for families

An emergency shelter for homeless families in 11 southeast Kansas counties is expected to close at the end of March. The CHOICES shelter in Pittsburg is operated by the Southeast Kansas Community Action Program and serves about 300 people a year. Officials of the nonprofit organization announc...

 
 

Man charged in death of fan at Arrowhead Stadium

By associated-press On Sat, 22 Feb 2014 00:18:30

Man charged in death of fan at Arrowhead Stadium

A Missouri man is charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of a Kansas City Chiefs fan in an Arrowhead Stadium parking lot. Jackson County prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced the charge Friday against 23-year-old Joshua T. Bradley of Independence. He was arrested early Friday and is ...

 
 

Zoo Welcomes New Twin Tamarins

By ksal-staff On Fri, 21 Feb 2014 23:15:54

Zoo Welcomes New Twin Tamarins

Rolling Hills Zoo welcomes a couple of new arrivals. The zoo announced Friday afternoon the birth of twin baby cotton-top tamarins. The two healthy babies were born Wednesday morning. The newborns are the third set of twins for Lilly, a four-year-old female and Eddy, who is eight years old. ...

 
 

Peterson Brothers Honored With Award

By ksal-staff On Fri, 21 Feb 2014 17:30:54

Peterson Brothers Honored With Award

"Service" would be a common theme among the five Kansans who were recognized at a Feb. 19 luncheon by Kansas State University's Huck Boyd National Institute for Rural Development as 2014 Leaders of the Year. "Whether advocating for agriculture on social media, adding value to honey as an energy f...

 
 

Arrests In Copper Theft Case

By toddpittenger On Fri, 21 Feb 2014 16:07:48

Arrests In Copper Theft Case

Salina Police arrest a couple of people from Wichita in connection with a copper wire theft. Police Captain Mike Sweeney says that a lock box on a pickup parked at Motel 6 on West Diamond Drive was broken into. Items taken include 150 feet of 2-0 copper wire, and 15 feet of #2 copper wire. Tot...

 
 

Committee Considering Driver’s License Renewal Change

By associated-press On Fri, 21 Feb 2014 15:26:43

Committee Considering Driver’s License Renewal Change

A Kansas House committee is considering a bill that would allow state residents to renew their driver's licenses for eight years, rather than the current six years. Members of the House Transportation Committee were supportive of the idea Thursday, saying it was partly in response to long lines a...

 
 

Friday Night Saturation Patrol Planned

By ksal-staff On Fri, 21 Feb 2014 14:35:06

Friday Night Saturation Patrol Planned

Extra officers will be on Saline County roads looking for drunk drivers tonight. The Saline County Sheriff’s Office is planning a saturation patrol. According to the agency, deputies participate in a DUI Task Force in an effort to decrease the amount of intoxicated drivers on the street. Dep...

 
 
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