| Oct 27, 2011
| 8:39 AM
Students at Garden City Community College will have more academic choices thanks to an expanded partnership with Kansas State University.
The two institutions signed agreements Wednesday that will allow students to attain some associates degrees in...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 7:20 PM
The administrator recently hired by Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback to oversee computer projects and systems for most of state government abruptly resigned Tuesday, a day after
questions arose about his academic degree.
Jim Mann stepped down from his $150,000-...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 4:11 PM
Michelle Ann Thoele, daughter of Anna Istas and Michael Snook of Topeka, Kansas, and Jonathan Patrick Mahoney, son of James and Georgia Mahoney of Newport Beach, California were married on September 9th, 2011 in Topeka, Kansas. Mrs. Mahoney is a graduate...
| Jan 30, 2012
Organizing the G-8 and NATO summits is like preparing for a hurricane. You can't entirely control the outcome, and any violence could be catastrophic for the city, the mayor and the president.
Leslie Fox, the first person selected to run the May 19-21...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 3:36 PM
Dinah K. Faber, a writer, photographer and historian who was known as "the Booth Lady" for her preservation work on Tudor Hall, the Harford County home of the famous Booth family, died Sunday of colon cancer at her Colby, Kan., home.
She was 62.
| Jan 9, 2012
Only 20% of the antibiotics sold in the U.S. are given to people who are sick with bacterial infections, such as ear and urinary tract infections and pneumonia. Most of the penicillin, tetracycline and other antibiotic drugs used in this country are given...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 5:23 PM
Bill Snyder Family Stadium is getting a upgrade. On the eve of K-State’s third appearance in the AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic, the school unveiled plans for stadium expansion.
Phase Two of the Bill Snyder Family Stadium Master Plan will feature a...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 12:55 PM
The conventional wisdom is that allowances make children responsible money managers as they learn to budget so they don't run out of cash.
But Lewis Mandell, professor emeritus of finance and former dean of business at the State University of New York in...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 1:05 AM
When they visit other festivals, South Dakota Snow Queens are regularly called upon to speak.
Sometimes, they don't have time to prepare their remarks.
That never bothered Kyla Wolkow, the current Snow Queen. “I'm a wing it-type person,” she...
| Feb 13, 2012
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas officials were stunned and upset Monday to learn that President Barack Obama recommended no additional funding for construction of a new biosecurity lab, jeopardizing a high-visibility project that the state had seen as a...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 1:05 AM
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - President Barack Obama recommended Monday that no additional funding be allocated for construction of a new biosecurity lab in Kansas and said the Department of Homeland Security will reassess the project's viability.