Most Kansans, particularly those who live in and regularly travel around the Flint Hills, have a sense of the importance — and great pride — in the tallgrass prairie. Fewer of us, we suspect, associate the area with shorebirds. And we’ll .
Anyone who thinks technology is dull should have sat in on the Landon Lecture that Wes Bush, the CEO of Northrop Grumman, gave Tuesday at McCain Auditorium. Indeed, given his fascinating discussion of “cognitive autonomy” — the concept of machines and .
Have Kansans gotten lazy? Have we become more ignorant? Or do we just not care as much about our health? If we don’t start caring more about our health, we certainly ought to be caring about our health care .
It’s refreshing but not entirely surprising that four Kansas governors — two Republicans and two Democrats — have joined the effort to retain four Kansas Supreme Court justices whom House conservatives, among others, would like to remove. The former governors are .
For most Americans, Labor Day is a well-deserved day off. If these annual celebrations of the American worker aren’t what they used to be, a big part of the reason is because organized labor isn’t what it used .
The Kansas Democratic Party is overreaching when it says Secretary of State Kris Kobach “has created a major conflict of interest in the 2016 election.” The Democrats have a point in calling Mr. Kobach’s endorsements and involvement in political races .
It’s little wonder the governors of Kansas, Nebraska and Colorado are hailing a set of agreements intended to ensure that Kansas gets its share of water from the Republican River basin. This protracted dispute, which was supposed to have .
Kansans looking for another presidential alternative to Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump acquired one this week. That happened when the Kansas Secretary of State’s office acknowledged that Jill Stein, the Green Party candidate, will be on the state ballot. .
NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick might not realize it, but America is a wonderful place. In a lot of other countries, he’d have been thrown in prison, or perhaps even killed, for thumbing his nose at a national symbol. Yes, .
Credit students, parents, teachers or academic environments, but something is going right at area high schools. Students at Manhattan High School, Wamego High School and Rock Creek High School achieved higher average composite scores on this year’s ACT than .
Riley County commissioners are under no illusions that they’ll get what they seek from the Kansas Legislature, but they deserve credit for their pursuit of a couple of changes they deem worthwhile. One change involves elevating home rule authority .
It was only a matter of time before the $50,000 piano resurfaced as a symbol of what Gov. Sam Brownback calls the “problems with the old school system.” “We were paying for $50,000 pianos while teachers weren’t getting the things they .
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