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Governor Brownback Signs Special Session Proclamation

By associated-press On Tue, 06 Aug 2013 23:56:47

Governor Brownback Signs Special Session Proclamation

Gov. Sam Brownback has signed a proclamation calling the Kansas Legislature into special session Sept. 3. Legislators will rewrite a state law allowing judges to sentence convicted murderers to serve at least 50 years in prison. Brownback had a Tuesday afternoon signing ceremony in the Statehouse...

 
 

Kansas AG Says He’s Seeking Consensus ‘Hard 50′ Fix

By associated-press On Tue, 06 Aug 2013 23:54:59

Kansas AG Says He’s Seeking Consensus ‘Hard 50′ Fix

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt says he's working with local prosecutors to draft a consensus proposal for repairing a state law that allows convicted murderers to be sentenced to at least 50 years in prison. Schmidt watched Tuesday as Gov. Sam Brownback signed a proclamation calling the Le...

 
 

Anglers Find Small Gator In NE Kansas Lake

By ksal-staff On Tue, 06 Aug 2013 23:03:27

Anglers Find Small Gator In NE Kansas Lake

It was an unexpected discovery at the Atchison County Lake Saturday for a group of fisherman. Instead of making the big catch, they spotted what they believed to be an alligator. Reporting the sighting to the caretaker, he arrived and confirmed their suspicions, notifying the Atchison County Sher...

 
 

AUDIO: County Rejects Offer Of Joint Health Department

By toddpittenger On Tue, 06 Aug 2013 21:56:01

AUDIO: County Rejects Offer Of Joint Health Department

Saline County Commissioners reaffirmed late Tuesday afternoon that they do not want to enter into a new interlocal agreement with the City of Salina in regard to the operation of the Salina-Saline County Health Department. While discussing a proposal from the city Tuesday afternoon, county commis...

 
 

Large Sinkhole Draws Curious To Western Kansas

By associated-press On Tue, 06 Aug 2013 20:38:43

Large Sinkhole Draws Curious To Western Kansas

A sinkhole estimated to be about 90 feet deep is drawing so many curiosity seekers to western Kansas that the landowner is pleading for people to stay away. Wallace County officials say the sinkhole, which is 200 to 300 feet wide, was discovered July 31 in a pasture several miles north of Sharon ...

 
 

Tire Theft

By jeff-garretson On Tue, 06 Aug 2013 16:43:56

Tire Theft

Salina Police are reviewing video, after thieves remove four custom wheels from a Cadillac. According to Lt. Scott Siemsen, two suspects in a dark blue pickup, pulled up to a 1998 Cadillac DeVille around 5am on Friday, and stole 4 tires with 20-inch custom chrome rims. Police say the suspects ...

 
 

County Mulling Health Department

By toddpittenger On Tue, 06 Aug 2013 16:37:06

County Mulling Health Department

Saline County Commissioners are considering the City of Salina's latest offer in regard to the Salina-Saline County Health Department. After hearing an update Tuesday morning from County Human Relations Director Marilyn Leamer and County Administrator Rita Deister, commissioners met in executive ...

 
 

Fourth Motorcycle Stolen in 5 Days

By ksal-staff On Tue, 06 Aug 2013 16:15:05

Fourth Motorcycle Stolen in 5 Days

Another motorcycle is stolen in Salina. Police on Tuesday would not say if they believe a 2004 Kawasaki Ninja 250, stolen from a front yard in the 500 block on N. 12th on Monday, is connected to three other motorcycles that have been reported stolen over the last five days. The owner told offi...

 
 

KCK Man Surrenders to SPD

By jeff-garretson On Tue, 06 Aug 2013 15:55:05

KCK Man Surrenders to SPD

A man wanted for attempted first degree murder - turns himself into police. According to Lt. Scott Siemsen, 32-year-old Reginald Easterwood walked into the Salina Police Department on Monday and surrendered to authorities. Police had an active warrant for the Kansas City, Kansas man who allege...

 
 

Kobach’s Latest Folly

By toddpittenger On Tue, 06 Aug 2013 13:24:43

Kobach’s Latest Folly

The Wichita Eagle: Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is peddling a new legal argument that would be laughable if it weren't so offensive, especially coming from the state office traditionally associated with promoting voting and increasing turnout. It's that Kansas could create a second class...

 
 
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