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Brownback Announces Kansas Reading Initiative

By associated-press On Fri, 15 Nov 2013 01:31:48

Brownback Announces Kansas Reading Initiative

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is proposing a new reading initiative aimed at boosting proficiency among school children. But his plan sparked a debate even before he unveiled it during a Thursday news conference because of how he'd finance it. He wants to use $9 million in each of the next two years ...

 
 

Online Comments Prompt Trial Change

By associated-press On Thu, 14 Nov 2013 23:24:13

Online Comments Prompt Trial Change

A Salina man will have his trial on a charge of escaping from jail held outside Saline County, in part because of public comments posted to online news articles about the defendant. District Judge Rene Young agreed Thursday to a change of venue for Antonio Brown. The 29-year-old Salina man was...

 
 

Kettle Campaign Begins In Salina

By ksal-staff On Thu, 14 Nov 2013 22:00:43

Kettle Campaign Begins In Salina

It's a sign of the season. The Salina Salvation Army Kettle Campaign begins Friday. Red kettles and bell ringers will be stationed at about 15 locations around Salina this year. The Kettle Campaign is the organization's single largest fundraiser. It funds local Salvation Army programs throughout ...

 
 

Gas Smell Prompts Brief School Evacuation

By ksal-staff On Thu, 14 Nov 2013 20:11:39

Gas Smell Prompts Brief School Evacuation

A smell of suspected natural gas prompts a brief evacuation of a Salina elementary school Thursday. According to USD 305, at approximately 12:20 Heusner Elementary was evacuated because of a natural gas smell. Students and staff were evacuated and the fire department and gas company were imme...

 
 

Bomb Threat Prompts Brief Evacuation

By toddpittenger On Thu, 14 Nov 2013 19:58:38

Bomb Threat Prompts Brief Evacuation

A bomb threat prompted a brief evacuation of the Salina Kmart store early Thursday afternoon. Salina Police Lt. Scott Siemsen tells KSAL News that a threat was made over the phone during the noon hour. He says a male with a Middle Eastern accent demanded that money be placed on a downloadable gre...

 
 

Man Pleads Guilty In Salina Drug Trafficking Case

By ksal-staff On Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:06:56

Man Pleads Guilty In Salina Drug Trafficking Case

A man pleads guilty in a Salina federal drug trafficking case. According to U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom, 23-year-old Jon Reed Woodbridge pleaded guilty to one count of using a telephone with texting capabilities in furtherance of drug trafficking. In his plea, Woodbridge admitted that on Feb. 7, ...

 
 

Bad Houseguests

By ksal-staff On Thu, 14 Nov 2013 16:35:08

Bad Houseguests

Computers and a camera are taken from a Salina residence. Police are investigating the theft of several laptops and a high end camera from a home in the 900 block of S. Marymount. Police say some guests had come over to the house and that someone allegedly removed a Toshiba laptop computer, an App...

 
 

Tools Removed from Garage

By ksal-staff On Thu, 14 Nov 2013 16:29:46

Tools Removed from Garage

Salina Police are investigating after a number of hand tools are stolen. Police say a homeowner left his overhead garage door open on his attached garage in the 2700 block of Highland on Tuesday evening. Somone apparently entered the building sometime between 6:30pm Tuesday and 6:15am Wednesda...

 
 

Business Trashed on Social Media?

By joan-jerkovich On Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:50:31

Business Trashed on Social Media?

An unhappy customer aired their complaint on social media and the trashing my company got on the Internet has left me feeling like closing my doors. People who didn’t have a legitimate complaint jumped on the bandwagon just to join the negative rant. We have policies for addressing complaints and ...

 
 

School Opens “Bank Stewart”

By ksal-staff On Thu, 14 Nov 2013 13:28:09

School Opens “Bank Stewart”

The students at Grace E. Stewart Elementary School had something to celebrate Wednesday afternoon as the school opened its very own bank, called BANK STEWART, in cooperation with BANK VI, Salina. “BANK STEWART is designed to teach kids about the value of saving money,” shared BANK VI Presiden...

 
 
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