Merlin Aloysius Staab, 81, of Reeds, Missouri, passed away Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Freeman Hospital in Joplin, Missouri.
Charles J. Crowell, 86, passed away at Freeman Hospital on Saturday, January 27, 2018.
A former University of Kansas student is facing 18 felony charges in crimes involving the university’s computers.
U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran listened to some tough talk from his constituents at a town hall meeting in Wichita that drew supporters of protections for young immigrants brought to this country as children.
A police officer has testified that an Oklahoma man charged with a hate crime in the killing of his Lebanese neighbor said the slain man didn’t like him because he is gay.
Outgoing Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback says the state’s prisons, hospitals and other facilities are in disrepair after years of underfunding.
Shiny new marble floors and stone columns will greet Oklahoma Capitol visitors who enter the west side of the 100-year-old building in the first large renovated space open to the public.
The family of an Oklahoma man who died in 2016 while in custody at the Muskogee County jail has filed a civil lawsuit.
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DEADLY JOPLIN FIRE Authorities order an autopsy for a woman who died following a Joplin fire. That fire was at 11 South Patterson in Joplin. When crews arrived a little after 2pm Monday morning, a man told them his wife was still inside. Rescuers managed to get 53-year-old Tamra Greenwell out of the burning home. But she later died. No word yet on the cause of the fire. PITTSBURG SCHOOLS BOND CONSTRUCTION A ground-breaking on Monday for a co…