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June 09, 2017 - 10:00 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A major financial rating agency says Kansas' credit outlook is stable after lawmakers overrode Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's veto of a bill that largely rolls back the income tax cuts he championed in recent years. The Kansas City Star ( http://bit.ly/2r2GcOE ) reports that...
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Wichita Festivals, Inc.
Steve & Ted
June 09, 2017 - 8:57 am
There will be a car show, Randy Newman in concert, crafts, and the closing fireworks.
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Steve & Ted
June 09, 2017 - 8:32 am
ABC's Jim Ryan has some statistics from law enforcement on murder, and violent crime.
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Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports
June 09, 2017 - 4:57 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - The American Athletic Conference released 2017-18 home and road men's basketball opponents. Unlike the Missouri Valley The 12 AAC programs play an unbalanced, 18-game league schedule. Each team plays seven of its 11 opponents twice, and its four remaining opponents once each...
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June 09, 2017 - 4:47 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas legislators are moving closer to wrapping up work on state budgets for each of the next two fiscal years so that they can adjourn their annual session. The House approved a single bill with the next two annual spending blueprints for state government on a 99-23 vote...
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June 08, 2017 - 11:05 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Sedgwick County Clerk and Kansas Republican Party Chairman Kelly Arnold announced Thursday that he is considering a run for Kansas Secretary of State. Arnold was sworn in as Sedgwick County Clerk January 2009. He was re-elected to his third term in 2016. His announcement...
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Lorenzo Cain - Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
June 08, 2017 - 10:42 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lance McCullers took a no-hitter into the seventh inning and Jose Altuve hit a two-run homer in a five-run ninth as the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Thursday night. Altuve's ninth home run came off Kelvin Herrera (1-2) with Josh Reddick, who walked on...
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June 08, 2017 - 10:21 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (KNSS) - Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is planning to run for Kansas Governor. He launched his campaign on Thursday in Topeka, vowing to crack down on illegal immigration. Kobach, has advised President Trump on immigration policy throughout the 2016 election. In a speech in...
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June 08, 2017 - 9:09 pm
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — South Hutchinson authorities say two contract workers were injured after anhydrous ammonia leaked at a Tyson Food plant in South Hutchinson. Police Chief Scott Jones says one of the workers was treated at the scene after the leak on Thursday morning. The other was taken to a...
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June 08, 2017 - 7:43 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City, Missouri, is planning to expand its curfew plans to city parks and trails after several recent homicides that occurred on or near them sparked concerns. The Kansas City Star reports that the ordinance was approved Wednesday by the City Council's Neighborhoods...
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