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Genesis Health Clubs fined $15K for unsolicited telemarketing calls

TOPEKA — Genesis Health Clubs Management Inc. was fined $15,000 for violating the Kansas No-Call Act, the Attorney General’s office announced on Friday. The Wichita-based company...

New law helps drivers with suspended licenses get back on the...

TOPEKA — A new law now in effect gives Kansans with suspended driver's licenses a clearer avenue to get back on the road. Under the...

Kansas Republican pushes back against Trump’s caustic attack on Cheney

Kansas GOP legislator rebukes former President Donald Trump for toxic attack on character of U.S. Rep. Lynn Cheney of Wyoming.

Kansas lawmakers make sexual extortion a crime, raise penalties for eluding...

TOPEKA — A criminal justice bill passed by the House and Senate makes sexual extortion a crime, enforces stronger penalties for attempting to elude...

Legislators dazzle with thoughts on pot, COVID-19, taxes and work ethic

Final week of 2021 legislative session inspires poignant speeches on culture of dependency, tax reform, medical marijuana and COVID-19.

Kansas businesses angry about COVID-19 mandates can get in line for...

Passage of a bill earmarking $500 million for Kansas businesses claiming damage due to COVID-19 government mandates a cause for celebration.

Revised Kansas budget includes $53M more for universities, $120M Docking rebuild,...

TOPEKA — Lawmakers agreed to a budget deal Friday to inject cash into state universities, renovate the Docking State Office Building, increase pay for...

Kelly, Legislature endorse compromise on K-12 education policy, funding

TOPEKA — A bipartisan education bill embraced by Gov. Laura Kelly appeared headed Friday for approval as the Legislature committed the state to limiting...

Kansas House adopts medical marijuana bill with bipartisan majority

Kansas House adopts bill legalizing marijuana for medical purposes, but it's doubtful Senate takes up legislation before session ends.

Constitutional convention effort falters in Kansas Senate after lengthy debate

TOPEKA — After a long and sometimes circular debate Wednesday in which Kansas Senators called into question their oaths of office and duty to uphold...

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