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Aligning What Kansas Candidates For Governor Say With The Facts

By Celia Llopis-Jepsen, Stephan Bisaha & Jim McLean - Kansas News Service/KCUR Truth, it’s said, is the first casualty of war. That helps explain why combat metaphors so often get applied to political campaigns. The battlefield...

First Human West Nile Virus Cases Reported in Kansas This Year

TOPEKA – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is reporting two cases of neuroinvasive West Nile virus (WNV) disease in individuals who reside in Johnson County. Four regions of the state remain...

KDA Announces State Drought Assistance Initiative

MANHATTAN, Kan. — The Division of Conservation at the Kansas Department of Agriculture is pleased to announce the availability of funds to assist landowners with their efforts to mitigate the impact of drought. The...

Kansas Sees 5th Largest Gas Price Increase In The Nation This Week

TOPEKA, Kan. – July 30, 2018 – The average price for a gallon of gasoline in Kansas jumped 4 cents in the past week, tied for the fifth largest increase in America. Today’s Kansas...

Today is National Heatstroke Prevention Day

TOPEKA, Kan. – July 31, 2018 – After crashes, heatstroke is the number two vehicle-related killer of children in the United States, with an average of 37 fatalities nationwide per year. That is why...

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