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Celebrate the Fourth at a Kansas State Park

PRATT – If your Fourth of July plans aren’t already in place, you might want to consider celebrating Independence Day at a Kansas State Park. The Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism points out that their parks have great views, access to water, and eye-catching fireworks displays. 169 more words


Naiqing & Haijing Engagement Photos

It was fun to take Naiqing and Haijing out to one of my favorite spots at sunset and take a few photos for their upcoming wedding. 18 more words


OSHA investigating Kansas oil field death

GREAT BEND, Kan. (AP) – A federal agency is investigating the death of a 30-year-old oil field worker in central Kansas.

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration said in a release late Thursday the agency’s Wichita office will investigate the June 30 death of the worker, whose name was not released. 77 more words


Jury duty scam in Shawnee County

TOPEKA (KSNT) — Recently in Shawnee County there have been numerous instances where citizens were contacted and told they either 1) owed fines or 3) had warrants issues for their arrests due to missing jury duty/Grand Jury. 146 more words


Kansas may not issue pension bonds, despite legal authority

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas might not issue $1 billion in bonds to boost the long-term health of its public pension system even though state officials have given the final go-ahead. 103 more words


69 rabies cases confirmed in Kansas so far this year

MANHATTAN, Kansas – The Kansas Department of Agriculture’s Division of Animal Health has identified an increased number of rabies cases reported in Kansas this year. 361 more words


Gov. Brownback pondering religious objections legislation

TOPEKA, Kansas (AP) – The U.S. Supreme Courts decision to legalize same sex marriage across the nation still not being met with rave reviews by the leaders our state. 324 more words