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Legislative, judicial leaders among thos...

Top legislative and judicial leaders would be able to get the COVID-19 vaccine as part of a "continuity of operations" plan confirmed by Gov. Laura Kelly's office Tuesday.

Local News
The top eight things we almost forgot happened in 2020

Photo by Kelly Sikkema It’s been a rather annoying year, to say the least. The after-effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have caused major isolation across the world. The 2020 U.S. Election and handling of the pandemic by the Trump administration divided the country more drastically than anytime I’ve seen during my life.

National News
Kansas governor to receive COVID-19 vacc...

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Laura Kelly plans to get a COVID-19 vaccine Wednesday as part of a larger program to give shots to selected Kansas officials so that state government can continue

Local News
KCC completes investigation of Wichita a...

The Kansas Corporation Commission has completed an investigation into whether the recent string of earthquakes occurring in the Wichita area are relate

Local Culture
Trio named finalists for the Bobby Bowden Trophy; award to be pre...

Bobby Bowden, 91, who resides in Tallahassee, also often shares his message of faith and the role it has played throughout his life.

Local News
NFL Rumors: Falcons Linked To Urban Meye...

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, at least two NFL teams are interested in interviewing Urban Meyer including the Detroit Lions and Jacksonville Jaguars, however, the Atlanta Falcons are now in the mix though it hasn’t been confirmed.

Local Culture
2021 NFL Mock Draft: Patriots and Chiefs...

2021 NFL Draft: Championship weekend watchlist led by Trevor Lawrence 2021 NFL Draft ... more talent at the offensive skill positions. In Kansas City, there are no such issues with the skill ...

Local News
Half of US states want to prioritize black and Hispanic people in...

Half of US states mentioned racial equity in their plans for vaccine rollout as they aim to focus on black and Hispanic people as priorities.

Business
Kelly announces Kansas, FAA sign deal fo...

Governor Laura Kelly and Kansas Department of Transportation Secretary Julie Lorenz announced today that KDOT and the Federal Aviation Administration

Local Culture
The Latest: Boston conference linked to ...

BOSTON — As many as 300,000 COVID-19 cases around the world can be traced to a two-day biotech meeting at a hotel in downtown Boston in February, according to a study published by the journal Science.

National News
Wichita Music Venue Owner Tells Congress: 'We Desperately Need He...

The co-owner of two Wichita music venues testified before Congress on Tuesday ... Hartke testified before a U.S. Senate commerce subcommittee chaired by Sen. Jerry Moran of Kansas. Moran is part of a bi-partisan effort to pass the Save our Stages Act.

Local News
GOP Attack On New Kansas Lieutenant Gove...

Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly gave Kansas' top economic development official a second job as the state's next lieutenant governor, and the state

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That Bernie Sanders Inauguration Meme Is...

The Bernie Sanders meme has now been reincarnated as a crewneck sweatshirt by none other than the official Bernie Sanders campaign itself!

Style
RECALL: 3 Million Vehicles From Ford Due...

Roughly 3 million vehicles in the United States and Canada are being recalled by Ford due to faulty airbags. The devices were manufactured by a company that has been linked to the deaths of 18 people, as well as injuries in 400 drivers or passengers.

Automotive
Pup, Pup, Hooray! Major Biden's 'Indoguration' Raised More Than $...

Major Biden's virtual 'Indoguration' event raised over $200,000 for the Delaware Humane Association from which he was adopted in 2018.

National News
'Selena + Chef' Season 2 Just Dropped, '...

Selena Gomez's HBOMax show, "Selena + Chef," dropped on January 21. Gomez will host a Season 2 #CookAlong and Watch Party on Twitter on January 24.

TV
Baseball Legend Hank Aaron Dies at 86

Famed MLB legend and home run king Hank Aaron passed away on Friday, his daughter confirmed to WSB-TV. He was 86. He broke the all-time home run record on April 8, 1974.

Sports
Waffle Crisp Breakfast Cereal Is Back on the Shelves After Being ...

Celebrate like you're back in grade school watching Saturday morning cartoons, Baby! This mapley sweet cereal hits the spot every time.

Products & Promotions
The UNO Card Game Is Turning 50

Invented in 1971, the colorful, think-on-your-feet game was invented in an Ohio barbershop and celebrates 50 years of bringing families together. Two special-edition anniversary UNO games are already available in stores.

Local Culture
New Gadget Lets You Create Your Own Lips...

The new device by Yves Saint Laurent creates individual lipstick applications in tandem with your smartphone. It's runway debut happened at the Consumer Electronics Show this year.

Style
Balloon With Girl's Christmas List Travels From Kansas to Louisia...

A little girl's balloon traveled over 600 miles to Louisiana and was discovered by a man who found her special letter inside.

Travel
12 Throwback Films Will Return to the Bi...

Fathom Events and the TCM Big Screen Classics Series introduce a new generation to these legendary films. Check out these 12 classic movies to see if yours made the list.

Events
We Ranked Every Song on Taylor Swift's '...

Taylor Swift's surprise 2020 release is still running circles in our heads. Every song on Taylor Swift's "folklore," the "biggest album of the year," ranked.

Music
Goldfish Cheddar and Sour Cream Snack Crackers Hitting Shelves So...

Running out of snacks already? Never fear, Goldfish is here!

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