Kansas lawmakers confident new welfare chief can fix agency

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Kansas legislators upset with problems at the state’s child welfare agency appear confident that its new top administrator can fix them. The Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee on Friday unanimously recommended confirming Gina Meier-Hummel as secretary of the Department for Children and Families. The full Senate plans to consider Meier-Hummel’s

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1. It’s easy Transferring to a new university doesn’t have to be a harrowing experience. Wichita State is the No. 1 destination for students transferring from Kansas community colleges to public state universities, and we have a Transfer Gateway that lets you estimate how many of your credits will transfer to your desired degree program

Wichita Businessman Hartman Drops From Kansas Governor Race, May Be Kobach Running Mate

Wichita businessman Willis “Wink” Hartman is pulling out of the Republican race for governor in Kansas. Wichita businessman Willis “Wink” Hartman suspended his campaign for the Republican for governor Wednesday, becoming the second candidate to exit the GOP race this month. Hartman, an oil producer and owner of a chain of restaurants who recently loaned

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Wichita approves late-night March Madness parties downtown

WICHITA, Kan. — Fans attending the NCAA basketball tournament in Wichita next month won’t have to close up their downtown partying by midnight. Wichita officials on Tuesday approved an ordinance to allow after-midnight entertainment and drinking in downtown Wichita. Currently, outdoor events must close by midnight on Friday and Saturdays and 11 p.m. Sunday through

Apartment rents kept rising in 2017

The number of people renting apartments fell in 2017, the first time this population has seen a decrease in 13 years, another sign that the multifamily boom that developers have enjoyed for so long might be in the early stages of tailing off. Of course, the slight dip in renter households didn’t stop landlords from

How To Find Apartments For Rent Wichita KS

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How To Choose A Bank In Topeka, Kansas

When it comes to your personal finances, choosing a bank is an incredibly important decision. After all, the majority of your money will most likely flow through your checking or savings account. It is important to know that the bank you select is trustworthy and that they won’t charge you excessive fees. There are a