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Most New Funds for Kansas Schools Would Lessen Local Taxes

By staff On Sun, 19 Jun 2016 10:49:07

Most New Funds for Kansas Schools Would Lessen Local Taxes

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - If Kansas legislators increase aid to poor school districts to satisfy a recent state Supreme Court order, much of the money would go to dropping local property taxes instead of classroom spending. That bothers many Republicans. The Legislature convenes Thursday for a speci...

 
 

Kansas Woman Sentenced to More Than 9 Years in Deadly Crash

By staff On Sat, 18 Jun 2016 11:43:44

Kansas Woman Sentenced to More Than 9 Years in Deadly Crash

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) - A northeast Kansas woman has been sentenced to more than nine years in prison for causing a deadly crash while using drugs. Thirty-seven-year-old Jaime Carter, of rural Linwood, was sentenced Thursday in Leavenworth County District Court for the May 2014 crash that killed...

 
 

Journal-World Being Sold After 125 Years of Family Ownership

By staff On Sat, 18 Jun 2016 11:42:18

Journal-World Being Sold After 125 Years of Family Ownership

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - A northeast Kansas daily newspaper that has been owned by the same family for nearly 125 years is being sold to a different family-owned operation based in West Virginia. Lawrence Journal-World Editor Dolph C. Simons Jr. on Friday announced the pending sale to Ogden Newspape...

 
 

Most Kansas University Leaders to Not Receive a Raise

By staff On Sat, 18 Jun 2016 11:40:58

Most Kansas University Leaders to Not Receive a Raise

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - The Kansas Board of Regents has voted not to raise the salaries of five of the six state university CEOs for fiscal 2017. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that the board also voted Thursday to raise the base salary of Pittsburg State University President Steve Scott by 2 per...

 
 

17-Year-Old to be Tried as Adult in Topeka Killing

By staff On Sat, 18 Jun 2016 11:38:21

17-Year-Old to be Tried as Adult in Topeka Killing

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A judge has ruled that a 17-year-old can be tried as an adult in a Topeka killing. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that the decision to move the case against Christopher Shawn Pattillo to adult court was made Thursday in Shawnee County. Patillo was 16 in April when Brian Mi...

 
 

Judge Reiterates Kansas AG Kobach Unable to Encumber Voting

By staff On Sat, 18 Jun 2016 11:37:03

Judge Reiterates Kansas AG Kobach Unable to Encumber Voting

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas judge is standing by his earlier ruling that Secretary of State Kris Kobach has no legal right to bar people who register to vote using a federal form from voting in local and state elections. This week, Shawnee County District Judge Franklin Theis (Tice) rejected Ko...

 
 

University of Kansas Prof Alleges Anti-German Discrimination

By staff On Sat, 18 Jun 2016 11:32:53

University of Kansas Prof Alleges Anti-German Discrimination

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - A fired University of Kansas assistant professor is claiming anti-German discrimination and a hostile work environment in a civil rights lawsuit against the school. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that Catherine Joritz is asking the court to reinstate her in the suit file...

 
 

Harris Enterprises Puts Newspapers Up For Sale

By staff On Sat, 18 Jun 2016 11:31:11

Harris Enterprises Puts Newspapers Up For Sale

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) - Harris Enterprises has announced plans to sell its six newspapers. John Montgomery, vice president of Harris Enterprises and publisher of The Hutchinson News, announced Friday that the company's newspapers are up for sale. The Hutchinson-based company said it has hired a f...

 
 

The Latest: Kansas Senator Brings Up 1859 School Aid System

By staff On Sat, 18 Jun 2016 11:28:22

The Latest: Kansas Senator Brings Up 1859 School Aid System

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas lawmaker has stirred up the debate over education funding with a brief history lesson about school finance and the state's founding. Republican Sen. Greg Smith of Overland Park distributed a computer run showing how state aid to school districts would have been distri...

 
 

Officials Warn of Toxic Algae Levels in Several Kansas Lakes

By associated-press On Fri, 17 Jun 2016 18:07:27

Officials Warn of Toxic Algae Levels in Several Kansas Lakes

Health officials are warning people of toxic levels of blue-green algae in several lakes. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has issued health warnings for Cheney Lake in south-central Kansas, the Sebelius Reservoir in northwest Kansas and the Marion Reservoir in central Kansas. The ...

 
 
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