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K-State, St. John’s Military School Join Forces

By ksal-staff On Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:13:02

K-State, St. John’s Military School Join Forces

Kansas State University will enhance its support of St. John's Military School after signing a partnership agreement with the institution on April 14 to assist the school's students in preparing for higher education. At a ceremony on the St. John's campus, Kansas State University President Kirk S...

 
 

KU To Exhibit Bob Dole World War II letter

By associated-press On Wed, 15 Apr 2015 13:38:56

KU To Exhibit Bob Dole World War II letter

The University of Kansas is preparing to exhibit World War II letters between Bob Dole and his family. The university announced Tuesday the exhibit will be available online and on display at the Dole Institute in Lawrence. It will contain correspondence between the former Republican senator and m...

 
 

5 Districts Might Hire Unlicensed Teachers

By associated-press On Wed, 15 Apr 2015 13:35:48

5 Districts Might Hire Unlicensed Teachers

Kansas could allow five public school districts designated as innovative districts to hire unlicensed teachers. The State Board of Education plans to vote Thursday on a proposal drafted by the districts. The plan would permit unlicensed personnel to teach in classrooms or to teach subjects for...

 
 

What To Tell Someone Who Texts Through Dinner?

By joan-jerkovich On Wed, 15 Apr 2015 05:08:03

What To Tell Someone Who Texts Through Dinner?

What is the proper way to tell someone that you don’t like them texting all through dinner when you’re out together? Take your pick of things you can say and do in this situation. Use the “Direct” approach: • That’s rude ! Who taught you manners? • Are you going to text all thr...

 
 

Probation Sentence In Fatal Fall Case

By associated-press On Tue, 14 Apr 2015 21:28:57

Probation Sentence In Fatal Fall Case

A man accused of alcohol-related violations in connection with the fatal fall of an Arizona State University student in 2014 has been sentenced. Maricopa County Superior Court officials say Matthew Farberov was sentenced Tuesday to nine months of probation and community service for a misdemeanor ...

 
 

Couple Jailed after Children Found Covered in Feces

By ksal-staff On Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:40:43

Couple Jailed after Children Found Covered in Feces

Police awake a couple – after a child was found walking alone and naked in a northeast Salina neighborhood. Captain Mike Sweeney tells KSAL News that 23-year-old Efrain Martinez and 21-year-old Brooklyn Wylie were arrested Monday night on charges of child endangerment. Police say a 3-year-ol...

 
 

Soldier, Family Given New Truck

By toddpittenger On Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:33:09

Soldier, Family Given New Truck

A Fort Riley soldier whose on-post home was destroyed by a fire receieved a brand new pickup truck Tuesday to help his family as they recover. Staff Sgt. Jonathan Thompson was preparing to deploy to Kuwait when his family's home at Fort Riley was destroyed by a fire. The family lost everything in...

 
 

Teen To Be Prosecuted As Adult

By toddpittenger On Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:37:03

Teen To Be Prosecuted As Adult

A Saline County teen accused of stabbing her sister to death last summer will be prosecuted as an adult. Sierra Niehaus, who was 14-years-old at the time, is accused of stabbing her 13-year-old sister to death back in August. The Saline County Attorney's Office had filed a motion to prosecute Sie...

 
 

New Superintendent At Southeast Of Saline

By ksal-staff On Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:13:23

New Superintendent At Southeast Of Saline

The Southeast of Saline USD 306 Board of Education has hired a new superintendent. According to the district, Greg Mann will become the next Superintendent of Schools. Mann has served as the Superintendent of Schools in Norton since 2001. He received his Bachelor's of Science from Kansas State...

 
 

Much Needed Rain On The Horizon

By ksal-staff On Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:20:19

Much Needed Rain On The Horizon

With drought conditions starting to take hold again in some parts of Kansas, some much needed rain is in the forecast for later this week. According to the National Weather Service, rain is possible beginning late Tuesday into early Wednesday. Through Friday, rain may exceed half an inch across m...

 
 
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