Kansas Other News

Eyvonne D. Crase

Published   Jun 12, 2024 09:26PM
Eyvonne D. Crase, 91, died Monday, June 10, 2024, at Garden Valley Retirement Village in Garden City, Kansas. She was born October 12, 1932, in Hillsboro, Kansas, the daughter of David & Eva (Janzen) Krause.

Eyvonne moved with her family to Deerfield, Kansas when she was a child. She attended Deerfield schools where she graduated from Deerfield High School. She then attended and graduated from Garden City Community College in 1952. On November 29, 1953, she married Daniel W. Crase in Deerfield, Kansas. They made their home in Garde ... Read more

With home prices up more than 50%, some states try to contai

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By DAVID A. LIEB

KANSAS CITY (AP) —For retirees Tom and Beverly McAdam, the good news is the value of their two-bedroom home in suburban Denver has risen 45% since they purchased it more than six years ago.
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Boeing’s woes mean rising anxiety in Wichita, Kansas, the

Boeing’s woes mean rising anxiety in Wichita, Kansas, the 'Air Capital of the World'

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WICHITA, Kan. — Not everyone in the self-proclaimed “Air Capital of the World” works ... Read more

70 years since Brown v. Board of Education outlawed

May 17, 2024, marked 70 years since the US Supreme Court decision in the landmark case of Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas (1954), which upended the apartheid Jim Crow system in the American South. In one of the most important Supreme Co ... Read more

Wichita school board will consider a $450 million plan to rebuild and restructure schools

Published   Jun 11, 2024 01:39AM
WICHITA, Kansas — Wichita public school leaders are considering a $450 million plan to rebuild and consolidate dozens of schools in an effort to modernize classrooms and reduce the district’s overall footprint.

Superintendent Kelly Bielefeld said the proposal is based on public input and data compiled by consultants. It calls for rebuilding several elementary schools and two middle schools and closing about a dozen buildings.

It would also build a new early childhood center, convert two elementary schools into K-8 ... Read more

Bloomfield, CT (1947-2019)

Leslie A. Newman 72, passed away on Friday morning April 12, 2019 at the Hartford Hospital in Hartford, Connecticut. He was born March 16, 1947 in Springfield, Massachusetts the son of Ashton and Doris (Jenks) Newman. He attended Springfield, Vermont ... Read more

Jerry Stroud avis de décès

Jerry Lee Stroud, Sr., 88, of Wichita, KS passed away on Sunday June 9, 2024 in Wichita. Jerry was born in Edna, Kansas on a dairy farm to Frank and Rosetta Stroud. His family moved to Reliance, Wyoming when he was 8 years old, where he attended a ch ... Read more

Alexis Smith crowned Miss Kansas 2024

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - A new Miss Kansas was crowned Saturday night in Pratt. Alexis Smith, who represented Butler County and grew up in Wichita, won the title out of 26 participants. Along with winning it all, Smith won the Lesley Moss Preliminary H ... Read more