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Wichita State gets $5 million, mostly for honors college
April 16, 2015
Wichita State University’s Foundation will use most of a $5 million gift to support its honors college.
Some kidney transplant services to be offered in Wichita
April 16, 2015
Patients who have kidney transplants at Kansas University Hospital in Kansas City, Kan., are now able to get some related treatments in Wichita.
Baker Orange, website win awards
April 16, 2015
The Baker University student newspaper was recognized with two contest awards in the past week. The Baker Orange won the All-Kansas Award as the state’s top private college newspaper at the Kansas Collegiate Media spring conference in Wichita. The Tulsa Press Club named the Orange website the Great Plains Journalism Student Website.
Baldwin Bulldogs baseball team goes 3-1
April 16, 2015
Winless heading into last Thursday’s action, the Baldwin High School baseball team went 3-1 on the week with a double-header swe
Baldwin High School track athletes prove among elite
April 16, 2015
Two Baldwin High School relay teams proved they are among the best in the state at a couple of meets in the past week. The Bulldogs traveled Friday to compete in the Shocker Pre-State Classic at Wichita and was back in action Tuesday at the Baker Relays. They were two very different events, said BHS boys coach Mike Spielman
Regents President and CEO Tompkins retires
April 16, 2015
Kansas Board of Regents president and CEO Andy Tompkins says he plans to retire at the end of June.
New Kansas rules would limit spending of welfare benefits
April 16, 2015
A new Kansas law tells poor families that they can’t use cash assistance from the state to attend concerts, get tattoos, see a psychic or buy lingerie. The list of don’ts runs to several dozen items.