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PHILLIPSBURG — It might not be what he originally set out to do, but Bob Yates says he is living the dream.

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It seemed like a good enough idea at the time.

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HOXIE — It’s a bright Friday morning, and Michelle Foote sits on a cushioned seat with her 1-year-old daughter, Colleen, on her lap as she talks to a friend across the table.

As the Trump administration begins, it is clear its approach to energy policy could not be more different than the previous administration’s. With the change in policy comes new opportunity for the energy industry to achieve its full potential.

Developmental Services of Northwest Kansas is celebrating our 50th year of providing services and support to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) throughout the 18 counties of northwest Kansas. From our humble beginnings in 1967, serving just four people at what was…

  • By KALEY CONNER kconner@dailynews.net
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BUNKER HILL — Nearly 44 years ago, a historic limestone building caught Tom Taggart’s eye. He and his wife, Janet, got “a good deal” on the property, and decided to try operating a cafe.

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NESS CITY — On some days, it’s just the snapping sound the flag makes in the wind.

  • By SAVANNAH DOWNING sdowning@dailynews.net
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QUINTER — Residents of Gove County and surrounding areas don’t have to travel far to find first-class health care services. Gove County Medical Center in Quinter is the county’s largest employer, with close to 200 employees, four physicians, two nurse practitioners and two more doctors who w…

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LA CROSSE — Nestled among a few trees at a T-intersection of Sixth and Elm in La Crosse is the city’s library. Both the interior and exterior are not vastly different from when the small limestone structure was built in 1937, but how it is used probably would cause some alarm to the man it w…

Graham County is one where everybody knows everybody. Everyone is a neighbor and friend. We love to live here for those reasons.

Bundled up against cool morning temperatures, children bounced through the white stuff that stuck to their shoes, pants and hair.

SHARON SPRINGS — There’s a new tradition in this small town in far western Kansas: Food truck Friday.

The Kansas Supreme Court ruled in favor of an Ellis County man in use of a recorded informant in his trial, but did not reverse his sentence.

RUSSELL — A 63-year-old woman died Tuesday night after being taken into custody at the Russell County jail.

Following the success last year of Ness City’s mass production class and its GOdium — which won the multi-people project division of the Weste…

Ever since he finished college, Troy Herrman has worked in physical therapy.

The chief justice of the Kansas Supreme Court and a Shawnee County District Court judge shared the perspective Thursday that state funding of …

A discussion of public funding for outside agencies prompted a lengthy discussion — which occasionally became a bit heated — at Thursday’s Hay…

RUSSELL (GH) — The Kansas Bureau of Investigation is assisting the Russell Police Department in investigating the death of a 14-month-old Russ…

The medical license of a Hays-based plastic and reconstructive surgeon has been suspended by the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts.

The deployment ceremony for about 30 Kansas National Guard helicopter medevac soldiers Friday put a face on the grueling international fight a…

The chief justice of the Kansas Supreme Court and a Shawnee County District Court judge shared the perspective Thursday that state funding of …

PITTSBURG -- Six student journalists at Pittsburg High School and their teacher, Emily Smith, have been invited to the White House corresponde…

A 53-year-old homeless man told police he was attacked overnight by three men while he was under a bridge at First and Waco near downtown Wich…

A Kansas man wanted for allegedly stabbing a Lyon County homeowner was arrested Monday at a Tennessee hamburger joint.

Newman University has awarded more than $1.3 million to 15 high school seniors who were selected to receive the university's two top scholarsh…

A judge has set a September preliminary hearing date for the man accused in the slayings of three people outside a rural Moundridge home in October.

Oklahoma had to learn the hard way that Kansas fights fires unlike almost anywhere else in the U.S., according to George Geissler, the directo…

The Kansas Senate unanimously adopted a bill widening opportunities for people who are members of the Kansas Public Employees Retirement Syste…

It might barely be April, but the folks over at the Kansas State Fair are already thinking September.

PARIS — The Islamic State extremist organization claimed responsibility for the shooting death of a French policeman on Paris' Champs-Elysees …

SEATTLE —A 46-year-old Kent man accusing Seattle Mayor Ed Murray of sexually abusing him three decades ago has gone public with his full name …

CHICAGO —A $50 million federal lawsuit filed by an Oak Brook, Ill., family against Butler Elementary District 53 isn't about the money, said t…

CHICAGO —It's not uncommon to hear gunfire in the Far South Side neighborhood where Brande Freeman lives.

CHICAGO —An off-duty Chicago police officer was lured to a quiet neighborhood on the Southwest Side and killed by his girlfriend's teenage bro…

LAS VEGAS —Las Vegas is preparing to be the first city in the nation with vending machines dispensing clean needles in an effort to help comba…

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon launched dozens of cruise missiles against an airfield in central Syria late Thursday in retaliation for a gruesome …

WASHINGTON — In an acknowledgment that is likely to hobble the fledgling Trump administration for months, if not years, FBI Director James Com…

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump set down new policy markers on health care and immigration Tuesday in a disciplined, uplifting and biparti…

WASHINGTON — For the first time ever, the vice president was called to Capitol Hill to break the tie on a vote to confirm a member of the Cabinet.