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A COVID vaccine booth in Graham County, Kansas. (Photo by David Condos, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, September 21st, 2021

This summer, the delta variant of COVID-19 filled Kansas hospital beds at a dizzying speed. A month ago, the numbers plateaued, then started a gradual downward slope.  

Staff and Wire ... Tuesday, September 21st, 2021

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Staff and Wire ... Monday, September 20th, 2021

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Associated Press Sunday, September 19th, 2021

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Associated Press Saturday, September 18th, 2021

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(File photo by the Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Friday, September 17th, 2021

Sparsely populated communities face unique challenges, such as isolation and cultural stigmas about mental health, that call for tailored suicide prevention approaches.  

Nebraska Furniture Mart in Kansas City, Kansas, won its appeal of its property tax bill using what's sometimes called the "dark store theory."  (Photo by: Carlos Moreno / KCUR)
Steve Vockrodt Friday, September 17th, 2021

The Kansas Board of Tax Appeals sided with the company's protest of its tax bill in Wyandotte County in the latest of so-called "dark store theory" cases.

Staff and Wire ... Friday, September 17th, 2021

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Staff and Wire ... Thursday, September 16th, 2021

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A bus on the KU campus, where an allegation of sexual assault sparked protests at a fraternity. (Photo by Abigail Censky, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

A reported sexual assault last weekend sparked protests Monday and Tuesday nights at the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity near the University of Kansas campus. 

Staff and Wire ... Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

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(Photo by Nomin Ujiyediin, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, September 14th, 2021

Kansas prisons were hotbeds of coronavirus infections early in the pandemic, but vaccinations appear to have protected those inmates living in close quarters.  

Staff and Wire ... Tuesday, September 14th, 2021

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Kindergarten enrollment dropped nearly 9% in Kansas last year, as thousands of families opted to keep kids home during the pandemic. (Photo by Suzanne Perez Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, September 14th, 2021

Kindergarten enrollment dropped by about 9% statewide. Preschool enrollment dropped nearly 21%. It’s too soon to tell whether the declines were a one-time thing or if they’ve stretched into this fall.

Pinned spotted lanternfly adult with wings open. Note the bright red coloration now visible on the hindwings. This cannot be seen when the insect is at rest. (Photo courtesy of the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture)
Kansas News Service Monday, September 13th, 2021

The student discovered a spotted lanternfly in western Kansas. It's a bug that can be deadly for many fruit and woody trees, and that's been causing havoc in the Northeastern U.S.  

Staff and Wire ... Monday, September 13th, 2021

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Associated Press Sunday, September 12th, 2021

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Associated Press Saturday, September 11th, 2021

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Staff and Wire ... Friday, September 10th, 2021

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Poll workers sign-in voters during the August, 2020, primary in Wichita. Under a new Kansas election law, people can be criminally charged for appearing to impersonate an election official. That's prompted non-partisan groups to halt voter registration events while the law is challenged in court. (Photo by Brian Grimmett, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Thursday, September 9th, 2021

Voter registration drives in Kansas have slowed to a trickle while a new election law is challenged in court, but Republicans are undeterred.  

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