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election 2017

Lawmaker Seeks Report on Prison Unrest

By associated-press On Tue, 01 Aug 2017 11:41:11

Lawmaker Seeks Report on Prison Unrest

A Kansas lawmaker is seeking a report from legislative auditors on recent inmate disturbances at the state's maximum-security prison in El Dorado. Democratic state Sen. Laura Kelly of Topeka said Monday she is concerned that the Department of Corrections is not being transparent enough. The de...

 
 

Two Killed in Plane Crash

By associated-press On Tue, 01 Aug 2017 11:38:31

Two Killed in Plane Crash

The Kansas Highway Patrol says two people were killed when the plane in which they were in crashed near an airport in Topeka, Kansas. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that the victims of the crash shortly before 8:30 p.m. Monday were identified as 76-year-old pilot William Leeds of Mission and ...

 
 

Stolen Truck Found, Arrest Made

By ksal-staff On Mon, 31 Jul 2017 17:54:18

Stolen Truck Found, Arrest Made

A Topeka man was arrested at the hospital in Salina for driving a truck that was reported stolen from Sabetha, Kansas. According to SPD Captain Paul Forrester, police learned on Saturday that a stolen 2004 Chevy Silverado was parked in the lot at Salina Regional Health Center. Officers made co...

 
 

Man Arrested for Alleged Rape at Salina Bar

By ksal-staff On Mon, 31 Jul 2017 16:37:34

Man Arrested for Alleged Rape at Salina Bar

A meeting to look at some lighting used in a Salina bar turned into a terrifying experience for a woman and rape charges for the man suspected of holding her against her will. Police arrested 29-year-old Kyle W. Baxter of Salina after a 29-year-old woman contacted authorities over the weekend. ...

 
 

4th Arrest Made in Shelby Murder

By ksal-staff On Mon, 31 Jul 2017 16:09:00

4th Arrest Made in Shelby Murder

Authorities have charged a fourth man in connection to the murder of Brandon Lee Shelby back in June. Saline County Sheriff Roger Soldan tells KSAL News that investigators from his office and agents with the Kansas Bureau of Investigation met with 20-year-old Austin Ray Bott on Saturday at the ja...

 
 

Audit Contradicts Kansas Agency’s New Prison Costs

By associated-press On Mon, 31 Jul 2017 15:18:38

Audit Contradicts Kansas Agency’s New Prison Costs

A legislative audit contradicts information the Kansas Department of Corrections gave lawmakers about the least expensive way to finance a new prison. The audit released Monday said it would be cheaper for the state to issue bonds to finance the new prison in Lansing to replace the existing priso...

 
 

Teen Fleeing Police Crashes; 4 Hurt

By associated-press On Mon, 31 Jul 2017 11:45:02

Teen Fleeing Police Crashes; 4 Hurt

Police in the Kansas community of Gardner say four people were injured in a crash involving a 15-year-old boy who had fled after striking a police officer. An officer was checking on a car Saturday night when the driver suddenly sped away, striking and slightly injuring the officer. Kansas Hig...

 
 

Next Kansas governor would be a surgeon, Brownback loyalist

By associated-press On Sun, 30 Jul 2017 13:26:56

Next Kansas governor would be a surgeon, Brownback loyalist

Jeff Colyer has been a loyal lieutenant governor to GOP Gov. Sam Brownback since 2011 and is preparing to become Kansas governor after nearly a decade of helping fellow conservative Republicans shape health care policy. Colyer is a plastic surgeon who squeezed in international medical relief miss...

 
 

18-year-old gets life in prison for setting fatal fire

By associated-press On Sun, 30 Jul 2017 13:24:13

18-year-old gets life in prison for setting fatal fire

A judge has sentenced an 18-year-old to life in prison for intentionally setting a fire that killed his mother and sister in 2013. Samuel Vonachen was 14 when he set the fire and 17 when convicted. The Hutchinson News says Reno County District Judge Trish Rose sentenced Vonachen to mandatory l...

 
 

Kansas birth doula starts nonprofit

By associated-press On Sun, 30 Jul 2017 13:02:16

Kansas birth doula starts nonprofit

A northeast Kansas doula, an assistant to women giving birth, has started a nonprofit to help teenage mothers, incarcerated pregnant women and low-income single mothers. Juliet Swedlund tells The Topeka Capital-Journal that women in these groups may not even be aware that a doula is an option bec...

 
 
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