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Sheena Mooney moving after being evicted from her Topeka rental home. (Photo by Jim McLean, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Monday, August 31st, 2020

More than 350,000 Kansans could lose their housing because of massive job losses caused by the coronavirus.

Big Bull Creek Park between Edgerton and Gardner in Johnson County has been open to the public since 2018. (Photo by Mackenzie Martin / Harvest Public Media)
Harvest Public Media Monday, August 31st, 2020

Johnson County recently embarked on an ambitious prairie restoration project. In the last four years, 300 acres of soybean fields have been converted to tallgrass prairie at Big Bull Creek Park in Edgerton, Kansas  

 Photo by Nomin Ujiyediin, Kansas News Service
Kansas News Service Wednesday, August 26th, 2020

Local health officials ordered members of nine KU Greek houses to quarantine for two weeks.

Kansas River Keeper Dawn Buehler stands along the banks of the Kaw in North Lawrence. The DeSoto resident was part of a seven member team that paddled the entire 173-mile length of the Kansas River this summer.  (Photo by J. Schafer)
J. Schafer Tuesday, August 25th, 2020

Listen to our conversation with Kansas River Keeper Dawn Buehler about her love of the Kaw and her concern for its well being. The DeSoto resident grew up on the river and today, she helps protect it. Buehler says threats facing the Kansas River include dredging, pollution and an assortment of trash - from plastic bottles to tires to refrigerators.

KPR Staff Thursday, August 13th, 2020

Kansas Public Radio claims Station of the Year award from the Kansas Association of Broadcasters for record 19th time.

(Photo by Stephan Bisaha, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

Contracts for many teachers say they'll have to pay their school districts if they quit over coronavirus concerns.

The green glow of radio. This is the illuminated dial of a modern-day Sangean radio.  (Photo by J. Schafer)
J. Schafer Friday, August 7th, 2020

The Kansas Audio-Reader Network has launched a series of Facebook Live fundraisers, designed to replace "For Your Ears Only," the radio reading service's annual audio sale at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. On Thursday night, Audio-Reader's 2nd Facebook Live sale of vintage audio gear brought in nearly $1,300. Its first Facebook Live event in mid-July generated a similar amount of funds. The 3rd online sale is set for later this month.

AM/FM dial on a vintage Sears Silvertone radio (Photo by J. Schafer)
J. Schafer Thursday, August 6th, 2020

The Kansas Audio-Reader Network is holding its second Facebook Live sale of audio goods at 6 p.m. today (THUR). Previous sales have featured vintage gear from some of the top names in audio, including: Pioneer, Marantz, Martin Logan, Bang & Olufsen, JVC and McIntosh.

A coronavirus testing site in Sedgwick County. (Photo by Brian Grimmett, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Monday, August 3rd, 2020

People who recover from COVID-19 can still face long-term consequences.

Tornadoes form near Luray, Kansas, in May 2019. (Photo by John Monteverdi for the National Weather Service website)
Kansas News Service Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

There's been a significant drop in Kansas tornado numbers during 2020.


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