5 hrs ago
John McCormick Named RHS Teacher of the Year
After 22 years teaching at Ramapo High School, John McCormick is leaving on a high note.
18 hrs ago
Kansas City InfoZine
Kansas Governor Makes Appointments to Commission and Board
Kansas State Board of Agriculture The Kansas State Board of Agriculture is composed of nine members appointed by the governor.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas
KSU faculty call for halt on administrator raises
Faculty members at Kansas State University are seeking an improvement in their salaries, which they say are the lowest among their peer institutions and the Big 12 Conference.
Great Bend Tribune
Gov. Brownback addresses BCC graduates
Gov. Sam Brownback congratulated students on achieving a major milestone Friday, during Barton Community College's 43rd commencement ceremony.
Portion of McReynolds Road closed
Federal furloughs will affect approximately 37 full-time Kansas National Guard employees in the Salina area, said Sharon Watson, spokeswoman at the Kansas Adjutant General's Department.
Fri May 17, 2013
Several Thousand Graduating This Weekend
Graduation at Kansas State University begins at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Bramlage Coliseum.
Additional funding OK'd for Kansas biolab
The Kansas Senate approved a bill Wednesday, May 15, to provide an additional $202 million in bonds for the National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility planned on the campus of Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kan., bringing the price tag to approximately $1.255 billion.
Local Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony
In front of the Riley County Law Enforcement Center on Friday morning, preparations were made for a ceremony to honor officers who now serve and who have lost their lives in the line of duty.In attendance during Friday's event were not only the officers of the Riley County Police department and it's staff, but representatives from the Kansas State ... (more)
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Flax Seed: The Next Superfood For Cows And Beef?
Flax is the oily seed usually spotted in the nutritional supplement or cereal aisle.
North Salina Group Receives $10,000 Grant
According to K-State Salina, North Salina Community Development, Inc., has received a $10,000 grant from the Center for Engagement and Community Development and the Office of the Provost at Kansas State University.
Kansas State University To Build New Residence Hall & Dining Center
The Kansas Board of Regents approved the university's plan to construct a new residence hall and dining center on the west side of campus that will open fall 2015.
Thu May 16, 2013
University of Kansas
Land Institute and KU environmental studies join to boost 'perennial polyculture'
This weekend, when Wes Jackson, founder of the Salina-based Land Institute, addresses graduates at the University of Kansas' 141 Recently, the Land Institute and the Environmental Studies Program at KU founded a partnership intended to encourage research in the development of "perennial polycultures." Participating faculty members in the initiative ... (more)
The Wichita Eagle
Kansas Senate approves $202 million NBAF bond bill
Gov. Sam Brownback maintains that the bonds will complete the state's financial obligation to the federal government to build the $1 billion National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility at Kansas State University.
Wed May 15, 2013
Board's choice for super gig thrilled by offer
If Jeanne Stroh could walk on air, the new superintendent of Ottawa schools would have put that talent on display Monday night.
The Wichita Eagle
Eagle editorial: Hopes for session
Lawmakers must bite the bullet and authorize additional bonds to help build the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility at Kansas State University.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Lake Stevens Journal Online
Klein to retire from Hillcrest after 32 years
Linda Klein is retiring from Hillcrest Elementary School after 44 years of teaching, 32 of them at Hillcrest.
Man gets 9 months for video
The Kansas State University student convicted of videotaping his roommate without her knowledge was sentenced Monday to nine months probation with an underlying jail sentence of 90 days.
Drama Therapy Improves Mood, Reduces Pain During Hemodialysis
Kansas State University researchers are exploring the effects of drama therapy on patients undergoing chronic hemodialysis and are the first in the world to study the topic.
Kansas Senate debating $202M in new bonds for NBAF
The Kansas Senate plans to debate Gov. Sam Brownback's proposal to authorize an additional $202 million for a new, national biodefense lab.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Kansas City Star
Presenting the college graduates of 2013: Generation R
Five years ago, Nick Moeder and his friends counted themselves lucky. In the dark heart of the Great Recession, they were starting college rather than trying to start a career.