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Disabled services face funding crisis

Here is another reason the Legislature needs to revisit its tax cuts: Community-based services for Kansans with intellectual and developmental disabilities are underfunded and struggling to pay bills and keep employees.

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Most professors are Democrats. Here’s why.

Citing that Democrats outnumber Republicans 12:1 in faculty positions at the University of North Carolina, Senate Majority leader Phil Berger suggests that Republican job candidates are discriminated against when they apply for university positions unless they “toe the line from the left.” However, it seems likely that there may be other, more objective explanations for the imbalance of party affiliation.

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Teachers are changing lives

It’s not easy being a teacher these days, especially in Kansas. But as USD 259 begins classes this week – as other area schools have already done – teachers will once again prove themselves to be dedicated, caring professionals concerned with helping their students grow and succeed.

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Sedgwick County Zoo belongs to the community

The Sedgwick County Zoological Society is pleased that the county will no longer pursue the operating agreement changes and will instead focus on a funding arrangement. This approach will allow the society and the county to move forward in a positive manner and continue to deliver the quality experience our community expects and deserves.

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VIDEO: Karl Peterjohn on carbon dioxide, the EPA and not breathing

Sedgwick County commissioner shares his thoughts on climate change during commission meeting Wednesday.
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VIDEO: Karl Peterjohn on carbon dioxide, the EPA and not breathing 1:21

VIDEO: Karl Peterjohn on carbon dioxide, the EPA and not breathing

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Wichita State students' innovative zika approach

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Restaurant owners' favorite local dishes

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Adam Capps Band live from the Eagle

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