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Officials see changes after Spirit Lake regains control of child welfare program
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Jays fall to Magicians in state qualifier
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Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
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Letter to the editor: Republicans sabotaging ethics measure
Commentary: The great emergency hoax
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
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Community calendar of events for Feb. 16, 2019
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January 4, 2019
Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts announces he won't seek reelection in 2020
WASHINGTON - Sen. Pat Roberts, the blunt-speaking Kansan who worked closely with Democrats on helping the nation's farmers and protecting food...
January 4, 2019 - 1:16pm
December 30, 2018
In conservative Kansas, newly elected gay legislators try to make history
PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kansas - Protesters lined up outside, holding signs of condemnation. One read "God still hates fags." A businessman warned that...
December 30, 2018 - 1:09pm
August 10, 2018
Kobach recuses himself from vote counting in his own primary vs. Colyer
Newly discovered vote-tallying discrepancies have whittled down the lead Kris Kobach held over incumbent Gov. Jeff Colyer in the Republican primary...
August 10, 2018 - 9:36am
June 16, 2018
An inmate shot and killed two Kansas deputies escorting him to court, authorities say
An inmate shot and killed two sheriff's deputies in broad daylight Friday, June 15, in Kansas while they were transporting him from a Kansas...
June 16, 2018 - 3:31pm
May 10, 2018
Trump Administration taps projects to pilot expanded drone use
Projects in Virginia, Kansas and Nevada are among those the Trump administration named Wednesday, May 10, for a new program to sharply expand how drones can be used across the United States, seeking to accelerate growth in a booming sector with broad economic potential but also a...
May 10, 2018 - 8:35am
March 27, 2018
A boy was decapitated on a waterslide. Now the ride's 'visionary' creator faces a murder charge.
In the years before he opened the world's tallest waterslide - a 17-story record-setter that towered over a Kansas amusement park - people in...
March 27, 2018 - 1:46pm
March 23, 2018
NCAA BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Top-seeded Kansas holds off Clemson to advance to Elite Eight
OMAHA, Neb.—Sophomore guard Malik Newman scored a team-high 17 points Friday, March 23, as Kansas edged Clemson 80-76 in a Midwest Regional...
March 23, 2018 - 11:53pm
December 29, 2017
A police officer fatally shot a man while responding to an emergency call now called a 'swatting' prank
A police officer in Wichita, Kansas, fatally shot a man while responding to an emergency call that authorities now say was a tragic and senseless prank. The 28-year-old man, who officials did not immediately identify, was killed around 6:20 p.m. on Thursday night, Dec. 28, after police...
December 29, 2017 - 7:32pm
November 3, 2017
VCSU president accepts job in Kansas
The president of Valley City State University, has been selected to become the next president of Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kan. Tisa Mason will succeed Dr. Andy Tompkins, former president and CEO of the Kansas Board of Regents, who has served as interim president at Fort...
November 3, 2017 - 11:40am
September 1, 2017
Boy, 7, was tortured to death and fed to pigs; state agencies failed him, says lawsuit
Adrian Jones' short, tortured life was spent isolated from outsiders, confined in filthy, mice-infested houses where he was "home-schooled" by...
September 1, 2017 - 2:14pm
June 5, 2017
Researchers want farmers to know about camelina, a crop with many uses
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Augustine Obour first learned of camelina in 2010 when he joined the University of Wyoming as a research scientist. "I...
June 5, 2017 - 7:15am
March 20, 2017
Agweek Editorial: Look for ways to help out those in need
Everyone in or around agriculture has been affected by catastrophe — a blizzard that buries the cows, a drought that shrivels the crops...
March 20, 2017 - 3:00am
March 8, 2017
U.S. Plains blazes kill six, Kansas wildfires largest recorded
AUSTIN, Texas -- Firefighters are getting under control some of the fast-moving wildfires that have killed six people and scorched about 1.5...
March 8, 2017 - 3:25pm
February 27, 2017
Kansas man curt as he faces charges over Indian engineer's murder
OLATHE, Kan.—A white U.S. Navy veteran charged with murdering an Indian software engineer at a Kansas bar gazed at a camera from jail and...
February 27, 2017 - 6:21pm
February 17, 2017
Kansas Senate passes bill to raise taxes, defying governor
CHICAGO - The Kansas Senate on Friday passed a bill to raise taxes to fill state budget holes, setting up a potential political showdown with Governor Sam Brownback.The Republican-led Senate voted 22-18 in favor of the measure, which the Republican governor earlier this week belittled...
February 17, 2017 - 8:00pm