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1,850 School Supply Backpacks To Be Distributed

By ksal-staff On Thu, 11 Jul 2013 20:06:18

1,850 School Supply Backpacks To Be Distributed

Organizers are preparing to distribute 1,850 backpacks full of school supplies. The annual Saline County Back to School Fair is a little less than a month away. According to organizers, through the support of community sponsors this event provides an opportunity to distribute free basic school s...

 
 

Sternberg Museum Establishes Digital Fossil Collection

By ksal-staff On Thu, 11 Jul 2013 20:02:27

Sternberg Museum Establishes Digital Fossil Collection

In a collaborative effort, the Sternberg Museum of Natural History and Forsyth Library at Fort Hays State University have established a digital collection of about 900 Mosasaur fossils. "Our goal is to present a collection that appeals to the research community as well as to K-12 students," said...

 
 

Wheat Crop Bigger Than Anticipated

By associated-press On Thu, 11 Jul 2013 19:15:23

Wheat Crop Bigger Than Anticipated

A new government report shows the Kansas winter wheat crop is far bigger than previously forecast. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Thursday that the 328 million bushels expected to be cut in Kansas is 7 percent larger than last month's estimate. Despite the more upbeat outl...

 
 

Asking Directions

By davidweiner On Thu, 11 Jul 2013 16:00:31

Asking Directions

A young man was issued a notice for his arrest yesterday after stopping his car to ask a woman for directions on July 9. Upon approaching the woman, the man proceeded to flash his genitals at the victim and drive away. Joshua Mesecher 19, has been charged with lude and lascivious behavior and ...

 
 

Theft At Midwest Siding

By davidweiner On Thu, 11 Jul 2013 15:25:19

Theft At Midwest Siding

A white SUV got away with a pallet of leaf-guard (gutter protector) yesterday, but was caught on business security camera's. Midwest Siding, located at 1550 S Broadway was burglarized of 800 ft of leaf-guard, totaling $1,000 in losses. The pallet had a "For Sale" sign on it, but apparently the pr...

 
 

State No Longer Seeking ‘Hard 50′

By associated-press On Thu, 11 Jul 2013 15:02:34

State No Longer Seeking ‘Hard 50′

The Kansas Attorney General's office is no longer asking a judge to sentence a former law officer to 50 years without parole for killing his wife. Brett Seacat was convicted last month of killing his wife, Vashti Seacat, and setting their Kingman home on fire in April 2011. He and the couple's tw...

 
 

K-State Donors Set New Record

By ksal-staff On Thu, 11 Jul 2013 14:57:40

K-State Donors Set New Record

Alumni, friends, parents, faculty, students and corporate partners of Kansas State University made philanthropic gifts, pledges and future commitments totaling $152 million in the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2013. This figure sets a new record in total gift activity in the 69-year history of the...

 
 

Governor Won’t Release Names Of Court Applicants

By ksal-staff On Thu, 11 Jul 2013 13:57:53

Governor Won’t Release Names Of Court Applicants

Gov. Sam Brownback says he won't disclose the applicants for the Kansas Court of Appeals because it would prevent some qualified candidates from coming forward. Brownback issued a statement Thursday amid ongoing criticism that a new selection process for the state's second-highest court is less o...

 
 

Electronic Court Record Updates Coming

By associated-press On Wed, 10 Jul 2013 21:45:04

Electronic Court Record Updates Coming

An infusion of federal grant money is expected to improve access to court records and reduce expenses by expanding electronic case filing to more Kansas district courts. Chief Justice Lawton R. Nuss announced Wednesday that the Kansas Supreme Court was awarded a $205,152 grant via the Kansas Cr...

 
 

Inmate Attacks Kansas Prosecutor At Hearing

By associated-press On Wed, 10 Jul 2013 21:27:33

Inmate Attacks Kansas Prosecutor At Hearing

A 27-year-old Hutchinson man who sexually assaulted a 4-month-old girl has attacked a Reno County prosecutor while appealing his life sentence. The attack happened Wednesday while Michael Sherman was objecting to being sentenced under Jessica's Law. The statute mandates a life sentence with no p...

 
 
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