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Infant ibuprofen being recalled from shelves of Walmart, CVS and Family Dollar

NEW JERSEY — Pharmacies and retailers are pulling liquid infant ibuprofen from the shelves after concerns that the medicine may contain a higher concentration of ibuprofen than advertised. New Jersey-based Tris Pharma, Inc. is voluntarily recalling three lots of the liquid ibuprofen sold under Walmart CVS and Family Dollar house brands. The product is used [...]

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By |2018-12-06T11:08:43-06:00December 6th, 2018|Local News, State News|Comments Off on Infant ibuprofen being recalled from shelves of Walmart, CVS and Family Dollar

Kansas Fire Marshal identifies arsonist who perished in Paxico winery fire

PAXICO — The Kansas Office of the State Fire Marshal has identified the man who died last week in a fire at the Wyldewood Cellars Winery in Paxico. According to a release from the Fire Marshal’s office, 32-year-old Evan Jolly of the Kansas City, Missouri area was the one who perished in the fire Nov. [...]

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By |2018-11-13T12:48:47-06:00November 13th, 2018|Local News, State News|Comments Off on Kansas Fire Marshal identifies arsonist who perished in Paxico winery fire

Former K-State student convicted in ex-girlfriend’s murder

WICHITA — A Kansas State University student has been convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend in Wichita. The Wichita Eagle reports that jurors found 29-year-old Dane Owens guilty Tuesday of first-degree felony murder and aggravated burglary in the October 2016 killing of 22-year-old Rowena Irani. She was studying psychology at Wichita State University. Prosecutors say Owens [...]

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By |2018-11-07T12:20:43-06:00November 7th, 2018|K-State Activity, State News|Comments Off on Former K-State student convicted in ex-girlfriend’s murder

Roberts, Moran and Marshall voice concerns over Trump bailout plan

Kansas politicians welcome the federal government’s peace offering to farmers hurt by tariffs and trade war threats enacted by the Trump administration — but are skeptical of what it means for agriculture in the long term. U.S. Senator Pat Roberts released a series of statements after the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Tuesday up to [...]

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By |2018-07-25T12:23:30-05:00July 25th, 2018|Local News, Riley County, State News, Top Story|Comments Off on Roberts, Moran and Marshall voice concerns over Trump bailout plan

Kansas Board of Regents approve tuition increases for universities

TOPEKA — The Kansas Board of Regents has approved tuition and fee increases for all six public universities, citing a need to keep pace with rising costs and declining state support. K-State is increasing its tuition by 1.1 percent after it announced in May a budget cut of $15 million for FY2019. Full-time resident undergraduate [...]

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By |2018-06-21T12:34:25-05:00June 21st, 2018|K-State Activity, Local News, State News|Comments Off on Kansas Board of Regents approve tuition increases for universities

Svaty announces USD 383 board member as running mate for governor

Democratic candidate for Kansas governor Josh Svaty announced his choice of Katrina Lewison of Manhattan as his running mate for Lt. Governor Wednesday morning. Lewison, born and raised in Hutchinson and Buhler, is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and served in the 101st Airborne Division as a Black Hawk [...]

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By |2018-05-16T12:19:24-05:00May 16th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan, State News|Comments Off on Svaty announces USD 383 board member as running mate for governor

K-State Polytechnic to offer tuition help to aspiring pilots

SALINA — Kansas State University has partnered with an airline to help students who want to be pilots with tuition and job placement. The Wichita Eagle reports that the university’s Polytechnic Campus in Salina has partnered with Piedmont Airlines and its cadet program. Piedmont’s cadet program will provide the benefits to select students enrolled at [...]

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By |2018-04-02T14:11:17-05:00April 2nd, 2018|K-State Activity, State News, Top Story|Comments Off on K-State Polytechnic to offer tuition help to aspiring pilots

Kansas House passes two gun measures, area lawmakers submit mixed votes

The Kansas House of Representatives passed two bills Thursday concerning guns. The first passed an amendment to allow 18-20 year-olds to obtain conceal carry permits in the state. Currently only those 21 and older can carry concealed weapons. The new law would require those between 18 and 21 to get a gun permit, which is [...]

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By |2018-02-02T11:01:14-06:00February 2nd, 2018|Local News, State News, Top Story|Comments Off on Kansas House passes two gun measures, area lawmakers submit mixed votes

Clay Center Man Sentenced For Loan Fraud

A Clay Center man was sentenced Thursday to two years on supervised release for selling assets he had pledged as collateral on a federal loan. U.S. Attorney Tom Beall for the state of Kansas in Wichita adds Harold Mugler, 64, was ordered to pay $84,594  in restitution. Mugler pleaded guilty to one count of criminal [...]

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By |2017-12-15T07:22:58-06:00December 15th, 2017|Local News, State News, Top Story|Comments Off on Clay Center Man Sentenced For Loan Fraud

KDOC public comment sessions set for area cases

Several area cases are up for public comment in lists just released by the Kansas Department of Corrections. Shakeer Davis, 38,who was convicted of murder in the first degree and other charges in 1997, is on the public comment list for March of 2018, prior to an April parole hearing. Davis is one of three [...]

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By |2017-12-01T12:40:11-06:00December 1st, 2017|Geary County, Local News, Manhattan, Riley County, State News, Top Story|Comments Off on KDOC public comment sessions set for area cases