The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday upheld the murder conviction in the killing of Wichita doctor George Tiller, but vacated the Hard 50 life sentence of Scott P. Roeder and ordered the case back to Sedgwick County for re-sentencing.
The whooping crane migration is underway and Quivira National Wildlife Refuge officials are encouraging visitors to the Stafford County refuge in the next few weeks to use some bird etiquette as the rare and endangered birds pass through Kansas.
With the recent occurrences of Ebola outside of West Africa, Wesley Medical Center is purchasing a Clinic in a Can – a converted 20-foot shipping container – for use as an isolation unit, hospital officials say.
My name is Andy Schreiber. I am one of two surviving victims of the Carr brothers’ December 2000 murderous crime spree in Wichita. I’ve sat silently for more than 12 years, but I’m now breaking that silence to share my thoughts on the recent Kansas Supreme Court ruling vacating the death sentences for both brothers.