Editorials

We can’t disagree with the anger aimed at Joe Manchin for dragging the Senate along for months before finally admitting there’s no pared-down version of a Build Back Better bill he will support after all.…

It’s ironic how I checked my weather app multiple times daily as we harvested wheat in June. We wanted to get the crop out of the fields before the summer storms rolled in, which always…

Kansas voters face one of the most important questions in state history on Aug. 2. They’ll decide if the Kansas Constitution will make women second-class citizens, with fewer rights than men. They’ll decide if a…

It’s hard to overestimate how big a deal it is that Panasonic chose Kansas to build a new plant to manufacture lithium-ion batteries.   At a minimum, the deal means a $4 billion investment and…

“Big protest in D.C. on January 6th,” President Donald Trump tweeted in December of 2020. “Be there, will be wild!” His supporters listened. This week’s hearing by the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6,…

Four years after his son Joaquin was shot and killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Broward County, Manuel Oliver’s pain is still raw. Right or wrong, he took his personal fight to the…

A stunning 64% of Democratic voters nationwide tell pollsters that Joe Biden is not their preferred 2024 choice. One doesn’t need to be sour on Biden’s performance almost halfway through his first term or worried…

The world is watching Kansas.  This is not hyperbole. On Aug. 2, Kansans will decide if yes, politicians can make a woman’s health care decisions, or no, women should be allowed to make their own…

Despite a multitude of job opportunities, young mothers, especially, are not joining the workforce because of a lack of childcare options. About one in 10 child care workers have not returned to their jobs since…

Despite a multitude of job opportunities, young mothers, especially, are not joining the workforce because of a lack of childcare options. About one in 10 child care workers have not returned to their jobs since…