The seasonal drop in gasoline rates has Kansans seeing the sixth-cheapest prices at the pump nationwide, according to AAA’s daily online report for gasoline prices nationwide, www.fuelgaugereport.aaa.com.
Cuban Americans with ties to Wichita and Kansas reacted strongly Wednesday at the news the United States was restoring full diplomatic relations with Cuba and will open an embassy in Havana for the first time in more than a half-century.
A Tulsa woman who sold what she called her “secret sauce” to cancer patients, including to at least 11 Kansans, was indicted Wednesday by a federal grand jury on 13 counts of wire fraud, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said in a news release.
Koch Industries and the Fred and Mary Koch Foundation are giving $11.25 million to Wichita State University, the largest single-time gift in university history. University leaders said the money will create a significant impact on education, local entrepreneurship, jobs and south-central Kansas economics.
The Wichita Fire Department has a narrow lead over law enforcement in the early stages of the annual Battle of the Badges blood drive, according to Red Cross officials, but the new horse in the race — Emergency Medical Service — is not far behind.