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Turf Wars: tips to maintain lawn goals

The petite purple blooms of wild violets, often seen in lawns across Kansas this time of year, serve as a food source to bees...

Public Invited to Give, Celebrate Generosity on Match Day

As a highlight of Hutchinson Community Foundation’s 35th year of serving Reno County, Match Day, the popular day of community generosity, returns May 1...

National commodity groups call on ITC to nix herbicide duty petition

Leaders from the American Soybean Association, National Association of Wheat Growers, National Barley Growers Association, National Corn Growers Association, National Sorghum Producers and the...


The Legality of Car Sleeping in Kansas: What You Need to Know

Have you ever found yourself needing a quick nap on a road trip through Kansas? Perhaps you’re exploring Wichita’s vibrant cultural scene or traversing...

Histoplasmosis in Reno County

The Reno County Health Department has seen a few Histoplasmosis cases this year already, so they wanted to send out information about the infection...

Kansas Microbrewers have greater access to restaurants, bars and stores under new law

Gov. Laura Kelly signed a bill allowing small craft breweries to directly sell to retailers, restaurants and bars. Kansas, like most other states, uses a...



Monarch butterflies just took a big hit. Midwesterners may see few of them this year

Celia Llopis-Jepsen Kansas New Service Butterfly enthusiasts in the eastern half of North America will have to look harder this spring and summer to spot the winged migrants that have become...

Topeka Angler Sets New Kansas Record for Crappie

Topeka resident, Bobby Parkhurst, was fishing at Pottawatomie State Fishing Lake No. 2 when the catch-of-a-lifetime came into contact with his lure. Little did...

Free Deer Tags May Cost More Than We Think

All Kansas sportsmen should be very concerned about a new bill that has been introduced in our legislature. House Bill 2079 states that the...


By Roots Rated on Oct. 15, 2022 When it comes to hiking, Kansas should be on every outdoor lovers’ list. It’s the ideal place for day hikers or...