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 Joey Bahr stands near a sign marking the buried cable that he can't tap into for his home internet, even though it travels through his property. (Photo by David Condos, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021

New satellite technology might bring better internet to rural Kansas.

From the 1940's through the mid 1980's, the "Pleasant Valley Gang" filled the early morning airways with live music on WIBW Radio 580 in Topeka. (Photo Courtesy WIBW)
NET-Nebraska Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

Live music on the radio has a long history in Kansas.  Now, two Kansas City area musicians, Kelley Hunt and David Basse, are finding new ways to reach listeners during the COVID era.

Kansas News Service file photo
Kansas News Service Tuesday, January 26th, 2021

COVID-19 canceled spring break, but K-State students will get a day off to help prevent burnout.

File photo of the Max Kade Center, adjacent to Kansas Public Radio, at the University of Kansas. (Photo by J. Schafer)
J. Schafer Sunday, January 24th, 2021

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for a large part of the KPR listening area, including Topeka, Junction City and Manhattan.

 Photo by Chris Neal for the Kansas News Service
Kansas News Service Saturday, January 23rd, 2021

Teachers say hybrid learning is not helping students more than all-online classes.

Dave Kendall and Rex Buchanan have been working on a documentary about the 200 year history of the Santa Fe Trail, which will premiere later this year.  .
J. Schafer Thursday, January 14th, 2021

This year marks the 200th anniversary of the Santa Fe Trail. A number of activities will take place in Kansas and Missouri this year, celebrating the trail and recognizing its importance. Today, we launch our own journey along the trail with Rex Buchanan and Dave Kendall, who've been working on a documentary project about the trail, the Interstate Highway of its time.

Photo by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Kansas News Service Saturday, January 9th, 2021

A coyote hunting competition will require lie detector tests this year to sniff out cheaters.

The former police detective is also accused of coercing women into giving false testimony to help him close homicide cases.
KCUR Radio Monday, January 4th, 2021

Former Kansas City, Kansas, Police Detective Roger Golubski is facing legal challenges including possible exposure to criminal prosecution.

File photo: Sign seen on the Kansas Turnpike (Photo by J. Schafer)
J. Schafer Thursday, December 31st, 2020

In anticipation of possible blizzard-like conditions, the National Weather Service has issued winter storm warnings and winter weather advisories for eastern Kansas.  Between midnight Thursday and 8 pm Friday, anywhere from 3 to 6 inches of snow accumulation is possible across east-central and northeast Kansas.

Students at Wichita State University. (Photo by Stephan Bisaha, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

The coronavirus could put some smaller university majors on the chopping block.


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