The Jackson County Medical Examiner has sent samples for testing to the Missouri Department of Health after a possible West Nile death. If confirmed it would be the earliest West Nile fatality in a calendar year in Missouri history.
Here’s a map of sites across Kansas that will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday to take unwanted prescription and over-the-counter drugs off your hands during the latest National Drug Take-Back Day.
The debate over Medicaid expansion has shifted to hospitals after a Topeka hospital’s owner says it could close. The precise reasons for the potential closure are unclear, but the owner cites the lack of Medicaid expansion as a factor.