by Ari Phillips Posted on July 24, 2014 Updated: July 24, 2014
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback expressed support for gradually phasing out the state's Renewable Energy Standard on Wednesday before a spokesperson clarified he meant something else.
by Scott Keyes Posted on July 7, 2014
Twelve families, including more than 26 children, will need to find somewhere new to live next week.
by Scott Keyes Posted on June 23, 2014
A Kansas City suburb has no patience for 3rd graders who want to share books with the neighborhood.
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by Joanna M. Foster Posted on June 17, 2014 Updated: June 17, 2014
"I told him if he wanted me to vote for the bill, then we needed some Kansas businesses to advocate it."
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 2, 2014
The Sunflower plant comes as few utilities in the U.S. are building new coal plants.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 23, 2014 Updated: May 23, 2014
The state is down to just one Planned Parenthood clinic now that conservative lawmakers have succeeded in defunding the nonprofit organization.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 16, 2014 Updated: May 16, 2014
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback (R) said that $1.1 billion in tax cuts primarily aimed at the rich would kickstart the state's economy. The data disagree.
by Jeff Spross Posted on May 9, 2014
According to the National Climate Assessment, climate change threatens the Great Plains with drought, water scarcity, and major hits to its agricultural industry.
by Ari Phillips Posted on May 8, 2014 Updated: May 9, 2014
Send your grandparents in Kansas a nice postcard.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 8, 2014
August-like temperatures have been baking the state since last weekend, causing widespread power outages as residents rush to turn on the A.C., and further exacerbating a drought which threatens to devastate this year's wheat crop.