ksal.com
Speak Easy
Coaches Show

Lawrence man sentenced in storage unit thefts

By associated-press On Fri, 01 Nov 2013 00:32:13

Lawrence man sentenced in storage unit thefts

A 33-year-old Lawrence man has been sentenced to two years of probation for his role in more than a dozen burglaries from storage units around the city. Jacob P. Paine was sentenced last week to 24 months of probation, while two other defendants are scheduled for hearings Nov. 13 on up to a dozen...

 
 

Inmate charged in cold-case Kansas homicide

By associated-press On Fri, 01 Nov 2013 00:29:51

Inmate charged in cold-case Kansas homicide

A federal prison inmate has been charged with killing a Kansas man whose partial remains were found by a mushroom hunter south of Topeka. WIBW-TV reports the Osage and Shawnee county prosecutors announced the first-degree murder charge Thursday against James P. Harris. Harris is accused of kil...

 
 

Body found in De Soto that of missing man

By associated-press On Fri, 01 Nov 2013 00:27:12

Body found in De Soto that of missing man

A body found in rural northeast Kansas has been identified as that of an Olathe (oh-LAY'-thuh) man missing since Oct. 20. The Johnson County Sheriff's Office said Thursday there's no evidence of criminal activity in the unattended death of 22-year-old Brad Cook. A pedestrian found Cook's body Tue...

 
 

Kansas school bus goes off bridge into creek

By associated-press On Fri, 01 Nov 2013 00:26:06

Kansas school bus goes off bridge into creek

Ten children and a school bus driver have been rescued after the bus they were in toppled into a southern Kansas creek swollen by heavy rain. Butler County Sheriff Kelly Herzet (HUR'-zeht) says the children climbed through a roof hatch to await rescue Thursday afternoon as the bus lay on its side...

 
 

Two Inducted Into Salina Business Hall Of Fame

By toddpittenger On Thu, 31 Oct 2013 19:36:38

Two Inducted Into Salina Business Hall Of Fame

Two prominent Salina businessmen are the newest members of the Salina Business Hall of Fame. During a luncheon event on Thursday Ward Marshall and Karl Stutterheim were inducted into the 2013 class of the Salina Business Hall of Fame. Ward Marshall is the founder of Marshall Motor Company. He...

 
 

Caller Scams Woman

By ksal-staff On Thu, 31 Oct 2013 16:20:48

Caller Scams Woman

Salina Police are investigating after a woman is fooled over the telephone. According to Lt. Scott Siemsen, a 35-year-old woman in Salina received a call on Tuesday, from someone claiming to be with a utility company. The caller convinced the homeowner in order to qualify for an upgrade with s...

 
 

Pop-Up Trailer Missing

By ksal-staff On Thu, 31 Oct 2013 15:50:31

Pop-Up Trailer Missing

A pop-up camper is stolen from a Salina home. The owner of a white, late 1990's early 2000's pop-up camper contacted police  on Thursday to report that someone stole his camper that was parked on the east side of his property in the 100 block of E. Antrim. The camper, described as white with ...

 
 

Pumpkins Smash Window

By jeff-garretson On Thu, 31 Oct 2013 15:35:54

Pumpkins Smash Window

A house under renovation is damaged by vandals. Officers were called to the 900 block of S. 2nd on Wednesday evening after someone smashed a front window with a pair of pumpkins. Police say sometime between 7:30pm and 8:15pm, someone threw two, 1-pound pumpkins through a 5-foot by 5-foot windo...

 
 

Kansas Students To Get New Tests

By toddpittenger On Thu, 31 Oct 2013 15:15:50

Kansas Students To Get New Tests

Education officials say new math and English testing that will be recommended next month to the Kansas State Board of Education will be aligned with new curriculum standards and give more flexibility to student testing. The changes were outlined during a meeting Wednesday in Topeka. Education co...

 
 

Reconnect with Abusive Dad?

By joan-jerkovich On Thu, 31 Oct 2013 12:00:59

Reconnect with Abusive Dad?

My dad was emotionally and physically abusive when I was growing up. He wants to have a relationship with me now. Should I get back in touch with him? My motherly instinct upon reading your question was to answer with a big Noooooo!  That, however, is not fair to you or your father.  It’s jus...

 
 
Page 352 of 530« First...102030...350351352353354...360370380...Last »