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Johnson County looking for man who fired at deputy
September 22, 2014
Dozens of law enforcement authorities are searching for a man who reportedly fired at a Johnson County sheriff’s deputy before fleeing.
Kansas: Senate veep urges cooperation between courts, Legislature
January 24, 2014
The Legislature and Judiciary should improve relations, Senate Vice President Jeff King, R-Independence, said in a letter Thursday to Kansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Lawton Nuss.
Report: Kansas hospitals hire lobbyist to push Medicaid expansion
10:33 a.m., December 26, 2013 Updated 10:33 a.m.
The Kansas Hospital Association has hired a former Republican cabinet secretary to develop a plan for expanding Medicaid that the group hopes Gov. Sam Brownback and the GOP-led Kansas Legislature can support.
Historic Leavenworth Veteran’s Day Parade set for Monday
09:38 a.m., November 4, 2013 Updated 09:38 a.m.
An event tabbed as the oldest Veterans Day observation in the nation and largest parade west of the Mississippi River will take place Monday in downtown Leavenworth.
Kansans have another option to investigate health insurance plans offered in marketplace
10:45 a.m., October 31, 2013 Updated 10:45 a.m.
Kansans unable to access HealthCare.gov now have another way to check out their health insurance options under the Affordable Care Act.
Guth will not return to KU classroom this year
04:41 p.m., October 24, 2013 Updated 04:41 p.m.
Kansas University journalism Professor David Guth will not return to the classroom this year, the university announced today.
Five questions: Roll up a sleeve
05:47 p.m., August 21, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
August is National Immunization Awareness Month. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment offers tips to consider when contemplating getting immunized.
Stages of support
A mom’s work is never done
05:08 p.m., May 8, 2012 Updated 10:24 a.m.
Mothers are supportive of their children, whether they’re cheering along the sidelines at a soccer game or getting a costume lined up for a school play.
Truck overturns near Bonner Springs, killing up to 40 cattle
April 26, 2012
A truck full of cattle drove off an embankment of an interstate near Bonner Springs, Kan., and burst into flames, killing several cattle and closing one lane of the interstate.
KDOT names project manager for $250m ‘Gateway’ overhaul
April 9, 2012
The Kansas Department of Transportation has selected a project manager for its $250 million Johnson County Gateway project.

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