State Government

Kansas governor requires masks, checks for fever at schools

Updated at 7:11 p.m. Monday TOPEKA — Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly issued an order Monday requiring masks and daily temperature checks in the state's K-12 schools, setting some coronavirus-inspired rules that are stricter than guidelines adopted by the Republican-controlled State Board of ...

2020 Primary Voters Guide: Christina Haswood running for House District 10

Christina Haswood, 26, would become the youngest member of the Kansas Legislature, in addition to only the body’s third Native American member in history, if she wins the Aug. 4 primary for the 10th House District. Haswood told the Journal-World upon filing for the race that she was ...