Kansas

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KNSS News
February 10, 2020 - 10:08 pm
A Kansas farmer was sentenced Monday to 30 months for federal crop insurance fraud and bankruptcy fraud, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. In addition, the defendant was ordered to pay $604,303 in restitution.
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February 10, 2020 - 9:58 am
Kansas Senate President Susan Wagle tells KNSS News she is not ready to give up on trying to pass a constitutional amendment regulating abortion. She wants to keep Medicaid expansion on hold. Wagle says if the legislature passes Medicaid expansion without abortion restrictions, Kansas taxpayers...
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KNSS News
February 08, 2020 - 11:07 am
Could you do without plastic bags? The city of Wichita is discussing banning them or having them taxed.
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KNSS News
February 06, 2020 - 10:33 pm
The Wichita Police Department has identified the victim in a death investigation case from January 29th, as Elisabeth Renteria, 17, of Wichita.
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KNSS News
February 06, 2020 - 8:46 pm
A Kansas lawmaker is pursuing a proposal to prevent transgender high school and middle school students from playing on sports teams aligned with their gender identities.
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KNSS News
February 06, 2020 - 8:27 pm
A body discovered in remote Cowley County is believed to be Jeffery Jones, 50, of Hutchinson who went missing as was presumed dead in December.
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KNSS News
February 06, 2020 - 8:19 pm
State prison officials say five correctional officers were injured during a disturbance at the Hutchinson Correctional Facility this week.
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KNSS News
February 06, 2020 - 4:47 pm
A Wichita woman has been convicted of first-degree murder in the decapitation death of her former boyfriend's mother, 63.
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KNSS News
February 06, 2020 - 10:10 am
The remains of a Kansas man who was killed 78 years ago when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor have been identified. The Wichita Eagle reports that U.S. Navy Fireman First Class Rex Wise will be buried in April near his home in South Haven, near the state's southern border with Oklahoma. The Defense...
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KNSS News
February 06, 2020 - 9:55 am
Kansas legislators are expecting a close vote on a measure aimed at preserving their power to regulate abortion. Backers aren't sure they have enough support yet to get it on the ballot. The Kansas House on Thursday debated a proposed amendment to the state constitution to overturn a Kansas Supreme...
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