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Associated Press Friday, February 14th, 2020

Happy Valentine's Day.  Here are the area headlines, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

(Photo by Celia Llopis-Jepsen, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Lawmakers have proposals to make medical billing more transparent.

Associated Press Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Here are some of the headlines for our area, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

Greg Echlin Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

Less than two weeks after the Kansas City Chiefs won the Super Bowl, pitchers and catchers for the Kansas City Royals are now reporting for spring training.  This season, the Royals begin working under a new owner, John Sherman.  For him, the centerpiece of the sports world wasn’t always baseball.  It was football.  As Greg Echlin reports, Sherman stays connected to it. 

Associated Press Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

Here are the headlines for headlines for our area, as compiled by KPR news staffers. 

Associated Press Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

Here are the headlines for our area, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

Brian Skow, an emergency room specialist, and nurse Amanda Sandager respond to a video call at Avera eCARE telemedicine center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. (Photo Courtesy of Avera Care.)
Kansas News Service Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

An increasing number of emergency rooms across Kansas are connected to specialists located elsewhere using video conference calls. Proponents say telemedicine can significantly improve healthcare in rural Kansas.

The KPERS headquarters in Topeka. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Stephen Koranda Monday, February 10th, 2020

A committee advanced the bill, but it's set for a likely defeat in the full chamber.

Associated Press Monday, February 10th, 2020

Here are the area headlines from the AP and the KPR news room.

KPR and Kansas News Service reporters discuss the week in the Kansas Legislature.
Kansas News Service Monday, February 10th, 2020

Republicans are threatening to block efforts to expand Medicaid until the Kansas Legislature approves a measure that would let residents vote on whether the state constitution includes a woman’s right to an abortion.

Associated Press Sunday, February 9th, 2020

Here's the latest news from the Associated Press and KPR news department.

Associated Press Saturday, February 8th, 2020

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

Abortion opponents marching at a rally last month. (Photo by  Daniel Caudill, Kansas News Service)
Stephen Koranda Friday, February 7th, 2020

Republican leaders say the issue will come back this year.

Associated Press Friday, February 7th, 2020

Here's a summary of area news headlines from the Associated Press and the KPR news room.

Associated Press Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Here are the area headlines from the AP and the KPR news room.

Associated Press Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

Here are the headlines for our area, from the Associated Press and the KPR news room.

Associated Press Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

Here are the headlines for our area, from the AP and the KPR newsroom.  

It was time to party at KC Live! in downtown's Power & Light District. (Photo by Julie Denesha, KCUR)
KCUR Radio Monday, February 3rd, 2020

The Kansas City Chiefs defeated the San Francisco 49ers to win Super Bowl LIV in Miami. Up next: a huge welcome home parade and a city-wide celebration. 

A large crowd in the city’s Power and Light entertainment district celebrates after the Chiefs' Super Bowl victory. (Photo by Julie Denesha, KCUR)
Greg Echlin Monday, February 3rd, 2020

The Kansas City Chiefs are Super Bowl champions again after beating the San Francisco 49ers, 31-20. The city is planning a parade for Wednesday to celebrate the long-awaited victory.

Kansas News Service reports on the week in the Kansas Legislature.
Kansas News Service Monday, February 3rd, 2020

Kansas lawmakers are nearing decisions on several major issues, including a constitutional amendment on abortion and expansion of Medicaid coverage to more low income Kansans. Kansas News Service reporters bring us up to date on this week's developments in the 2020 Legislative Session.   

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