The Fort Larned National Historic Site about 130 miles northwest of Wichita is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the day President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a proclamation making the fort a national park.
Gov. Sam Brownback on Friday named state Court of Appeals Judge Caleb Stegall to the Kansas Supreme Court, promoting a relatively young former adviser of his with a history of conservative writings as a lawyer in private practice.
Kansas collected $4 million less in taxes than expected in August, and Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's administration said Friday the "flat" revenues were accompanied by indications of economic growth.