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Kansas Woman Gets Probation for Aiding Convicted Rapist

By associated-press On Tue, 24 May 2016 15:30:50

Kansas Woman Gets Probation for Aiding Convicted Rapist

A Kansas woman has been placed on three years of intensive supervised probation for aiding a man convicted of abducting, drugging and raping an 8-year-old girl. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that 24-year-old Michelle Lee Harris, of Topeka, was sentenced Monday for attempted kidnapping and ob...

 
 

Kansas Teacher Who Used Racial Slur in Class Fired

By associated-press On Tue, 24 May 2016 15:00:56

Kansas Teacher Who Used Racial Slur in Class Fired

A white University of Kansas assistant professor who used a racial slur during a class discussion on race will not have her contract renewed after the next academic year. Andrea Quenette, an assistant professor of communication studies, told The Lawrence Journal-World Monday the university notifi...

 
 

Woman Pleads Guilty in $109,000 Salina Embezzlement

By ksal-staff On Tue, 24 May 2016 13:44:29

Woman Pleads Guilty in $109,000 Salina Embezzlement

A Bennington woman accused of embezzling more than $100,000 from the Salina real estate company where she worked has pleaded guilty. According to U.S. Attorney Tom Beall's office, the Ottawa County woman pleaded guilty Monday. Janetta Marie Buttery, 42, Bennington, Kan., pleaded guilty to one cou...

 
 

Disappointed With Retirement?

By joan-jerkovich On Mon, 23 May 2016 21:04:18

Disappointed With Retirement?

My whole career I traveled and since I’m fluent in Spanish frequently had to travel outside the country. There was a point where my stay-at-home wife and I struggled since I traveled so much, but now that I’m recently retired she doesn’t seem to want me around. She suggested I get a part-time ...

 
 

305 Live Part III

By jeff-garretson On Mon, 23 May 2016 19:21:38

305 Live Part III

Rapper, Vanilla Ice described the 305 Live experience best ..."All right stop, Collaborate and listen!" Members from the Salina based rock band "Joe's Pet Project" have returned for another concert that comes only when boots on the ground rockers - spend time with USD 305 music students to write...

 
 

Salina Police Log 5-23-16

By ksal-staff On Mon, 23 May 2016 18:06:02

Salina Police Log 5-23-16

Salina Police Log 5-23-16 A woman's pickup was broken into while she took a walk through Lakewood Park. Police say Karen Henderson heard squealing tires near the location where her vehicle was parked. When she neared her truck she saw the driver's window broken out and discovered her purse and co...

 
 

Kansas Lawmakers Expect to Consider Transgender Restroom Use

By associated-press On Mon, 23 May 2016 17:55:40

Kansas Lawmakers Expect to Consider Transgender Restroom Use

Republican lawmakers say they anticipate taking up the issue of transgender school bathrooms upon reconvening next week. The issue gained attention after the Obama administration's recent guidance that transgender students at public schools be allowed to use bathrooms and locker rooms consistent ...

 
 

Stolen Gun Used in Assault

By ksal-staff On Mon, 23 May 2016 17:22:00

Stolen Gun Used in Assault

A Salina man was arrested after pointing a stolen handgun at a woman. Police arrested 25-year-old Xavier Matthews after a verbal argument turned violent in a home at 509 N. 12th Street around 8am Saturday morning. Police say Matthews pointed a .22 pistol at the woman and threatened to kill her...

 
 

Suspects Sought in Grab and Run

By ksal-staff On Mon, 23 May 2016 16:05:24

Suspects Sought in Grab and Run

Salina Police are looking for two people who robbed a woman outside a convenience store early Sunday morning. According to Captain Mike Sweeney, a woman in her 20's was approached near her car in the Casey's parking lot at 2404 S. 9th just after midnight on Sunday. Police say a man came up qui...

 
 

Historical Society to Return Remains to Kansas Tribes

By associated-press On Mon, 23 May 2016 14:13:42

Historical Society to Return Remains to Kansas Tribes

The Kansas State Historical Society plans to return human remains excavated from Native American burial sites in Kansas to two tribes. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports  the remains of two people dug up in Pottawatomie County were donated to the historical society in 1881 by a private collector. ...

 
 
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