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Kansas received a passing grade for its highways earlier this week when the state’s chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers released its latest “infrastructure report card.” However, the engineers also warned that sweeping…

SALINA, Kan. (AP) — Kris Kobach’s top Republican rivals are trying to sound the right notes on illegal immigration to appeal to business and agriculture leaders without conceding too many conservative votes to a hardliner…

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — A Texas charitable organization said 32 immigrant parents separated from their children after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border were freed into its care, but they don’t know where their kids are…

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Uniformed officers from across the nation gathered Thursday to remember two Kansas sheriff’s deputies who were shot and killed by an inmate while transporting him between the courthouse and jail.…

A leisurely walk may be just what the doctor orders Saturday. Allen County Regional Hospital is launching its “Walk With a Doc” campaign at 9 a.m. Saturday, starting from the ACRH front canopy. There, participants…

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EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — President Donald Trump’s reversal of a policy separating migrant families at the Mexico border sparked confusion over how the new guidelines will play out and deep concern that the changes don’t…

Flint Hills trail becomes state park OTTAWA — The Flint Hills Nature Trail officially became part of the state’s park system Tuesday, The Ottawa Herald reported. Gov. Jeff Colyer signed Senate Bill 321, which designated…

A legislative audit released Tuesday concluded that while wildfires in Kansas are becoming more frequent, a lack of resources and coordination are hampering the state’s ability to fight them. Firefighting duties and resources are spread…

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is planning to propose merging the education and labor departments as part of a broader government overhaul. That’s according to a person familiar with the plans who was not…