ksal.com
Big Nose Kate's
Taste of Home

Kansas Courts Dealing With Budget

By associated-press On Thu, 26 Dec 2013 17:38:16

Kansas Courts Dealing With Budget

A new report says Kansas court employees could face unpaid furloughs as the judicial branch tries to handle an $8.25 million budget shortfall. A committee appointed by the Kansas Supreme Court in October to look for ways to deal with the shortfall forwarded its recommendations to Chief Justice La...

 
 

Two Arrested In Mail Thefts

By associated-press On Thu, 26 Dec 2013 17:34:59

Two Arrested In Mail Thefts

The Ellis County Sheriff's Office has arrested two people in connection with recent mail theft cases from rural mail boxes. Detective Scott Braun says that the sheriff's office had received reports of seven recent mail thefts in the county as of Dec. 18. Law enforcement said they believed thieves...

 
 

UPDATE: Drowned Soldier At Milford Identified

By wibw-news-now On Thu, 26 Dec 2013 17:28:00

UPDATE: Drowned Soldier At Milford Identified

UPDATE: The victim was identified Thursday as 31-year-old Thomas Hedrick, an active member of the military and a Ft. Riley resident. Crews continue attempts to recover his body from the lake. ORIGINAL: The Geary County Sheriff is trying to recover the body of a military man who drown Christmas Ev...

 
 

On tap, debates over Kansas prison sentences, space

By ksal-staff On Thu, 26 Dec 2013 00:19:22

On tap, debates over Kansas prison sentences, space

Kansas legislators are expected to reopen debate of the state's "Hard 50" prison-sentence law with a proposal to make it the default punishment for premeditated first-degree murder. Senate Majority Leader Terry Bruce is writing a bill to make the change. The current default is life without par...

 
 

Suspect held in fatal Lawrence stabbing

By associated-press On Thu, 26 Dec 2013 00:16:56

Suspect held in fatal Lawrence stabbing

Lawrence police have arrested a suspect in a fatal Christmas morning stabbing that followed a domestic disturbance. Officers were called to an apartment around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday and found a victim with critical injuries. Police say lifesaving measures were unsuccessful. The Lawrence Journal-...

 
 

Damage put at $100K in Statehouse sprinkler leak

By associated-press On Thu, 26 Dec 2013 00:10:43

Damage put at $100K in Statehouse sprinkler leak

Authorities in Topeka say a sprinkler malfunction at the Statehouse caused an estimated $100,000 in damage. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports  firefighters were called to the Statehouse at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Fire Department Battalion Chief Ron Hufford says damage to the sprinkler system caus...

 
 

Bill Fekas Feeds Salina Christmas Dinner

By toddpittenger On Wed, 25 Dec 2013 21:53:40

Bill Fekas Feeds Salina Christmas Dinner

For the 31st year in a row Salina Chef Bill Fekas prepared the biggest Christmas dinner in Salina. A large crowd enjoyed the annual Bill Fekas Family Christmas Dinner. Fekas had a dream 30-years ago to prepare and serve a free dinner for anyone who was alone on Christmas Day. Late Salina business...

 
 

Fire hits Cargill’s Dodge City plant

By associated-press On Wed, 25 Dec 2013 16:21:38

Fire hits Cargill’s Dodge City plant

The Cargill beef packing plant in Dodge City is expected to resume full production by the end of the week following a fire in the kill floor area. No injuries were reported in the fire Monday night, but 1,000 employees were evacuated and firefighters took several hours to put out all the hotspots...

 
 

Price Of Stamps Going Up

By associated-press On Wed, 25 Dec 2013 14:15:28

Price Of Stamps Going Up

It's about to cost close to 50 cents to mail a letter. Regulators have approved a temporary price hike of 3 cents for a first-class stamp, bringing the cost of mailing a letter to 49 cents, beginning Jan. 26. The Postal Service hopes the higher rate will help it recoup about $2.8 billion in lo...

 
 

A Christmas Message Of Hope For A Better World

By associated-press On Wed, 25 Dec 2013 14:05:25

A Christmas Message Of Hope For A Better World

Pope Francis is wishing for a better world, with peace for the land of Jesus' birth, for Syria and Africa, as well as for the dignity of migrants and refugees fleeing misery and conflict. In his Christmas message today, the pope spoke from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica to tens of th...

 
 
Page 293 of 530« First...102030...291292293294295...300310320...Last »