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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas officials didn’t notify hundreds of Wichita-area residents about contaminated drinking water in two neighborhoods for years. The state discovered dry cleaning chemicals had contaminated groundwater at a Haysville laundromat in…

SALINA, Kan. (AP) — A museum in central Kansas is launching a new exhibit showcasing controversial men and women who had a lasting impact on the state’s history. The Salina Journal reports that the “Notorious”…

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — Officials say faulty software caused a 12-hour delay in tabulating Johnson County’s election night results in the August primaries. Johnson County Election Commissioner Ronnie Metsker said Monday the problem is fixed…

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s declaration of victory Monday in reaching a preliminary deal with Mexico to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement raised at least as many questions as it answered. Can…

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — For the first time in decades, the University of Kansas will not have a booth at the Kansas State Fair. A spokesman said the university decided to use more targeted efforts…

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — It still feels like summer but Kansas officials want residents to start thinking about winter. Gov. Jeff Colyer on Friday signed a proclamation declaring September as Kansas Preparedness Month. The goal…

NEW YORK (AP) — The Kushner family real estate company was fined $210,000 by New York City regulators on Monday following an Associated Press investigation earlier this year that showed it routinely filed false documents…

WASHINGTON (TNS) — In September 2017, Sen. John McCain was asked how he would be like to be remembered. He said that he wanted to be remembered as someone who served his country. “I hope…

SALINA, Kan. (AP) — A group of Kansas Wesleyan University alumni have established an endowed scholarship to honor the founder of The Land Institute. The scholarship for pioneering conservation researcher Wes Jackson will give recipients…

WASHINGTON (AP) — John McCain, the six-term Arizona senator and the Republican presidential nominee in 2008, has chosen to discontinue medical treatment for his brain cancer, his family said Friday. In a statement, the family…