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  • Kansas Attorney General News Releases

    Scott City man convicted of distribution of meth

    SCOTT CITY – (September 23, 2016) – A Scott City man was convicted yesterday of distribution of methamphetamine and interference with law enforcement, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said.

    Richard Alexander Heberlee, 32, was found guilty of the two charges by a Scott County jury. The jury also found Heberlee not guilty of distribution of a controlled substance causing death. Judge Wendel W. Wurst presided over the trial. Sentencing has been set for October 12 at 3pm  in Scott County District Court.

    The crimes were committed in January 2014. The charges stemmed from an investigation by the Kansas Bureau of Investigation. Assistant Attorney Lyndzie Carter of Schmidt’s office is prosecuting the case.


    Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:26:27 Z

  • Kansas Bar Association News

    Press Release: KBA to sponsor welcome reception for new KS attorneys



    KBA to sponsor welcome reception for new Kansas attorneys


    Topeka, Kan. (Sept. 30, 2016)—The Kansas Bar Association will be hosting a welcome reception Friday, Sept. 30 to honor the new admittees to the Kansas Bar. The reception will be held immediately following the swearing-in ceremony scheduled for 9:40 a.m. at the Kansas Judicial Center, located at 301 SW 10th Ave. in Topeka. KBA member Shawn Yancy, of Topeka, will present the newly admitted attorneys with a complimentary, one-year membership to the KBA.


    Chief Justice Lawton R. Nuss, of the Kansas Supreme Court, will preside over the ceremony. Heather L. Smith, clerk of the Kansas Supreme Court, will administer the Kansas Oath and Timothy O’Brien, clerk of the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas, will administer the Federal Oath.


    The media are invited to attend; names of new admittees will be available after the ceremony.





    Meg Wickham, Director of Member and Communication Services
    Kansas Bar Association
    Direct: (785) 861-8817

    Main: (785) 234-5696


    About the Kansas Bar Association
    The Kansas Bar Association is a voluntary professional association comprised of 7,000 members dedicated to advancing the professionalism of its members, encouraging public understanding of the law, and promoting the effective administration of our system of justice.


    Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:23:07 GMT

  • Kansas Board of Emergency Medical Services News

    New KBEMS Licensing Portal is UP and running

    Check it out here: Licensing Portal.

    Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:24:55 +0000

  • Kansas Department of Commerce News Flash

    Kansas Energy Conference Has Successful Year

    195 Attendees and 51 Exhibitors

    Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:14:57 -0600

  • Kansas Department of Corrections News

    Everyone is Responsible for Success

    For two days in September, Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC) staff came together to focus on getting #BackToBasics while helping others in need. Through the #HelpingHands Project, KDOC staff challenged each other to work together more effectively as a team while learning from each other and giving back.

  • Kansas Department of Health and Environment News

    Boil Water Advisory Rescinded for City of Almena in Norton Co.

    TOPEKA, Kan. - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has rescinded a boil water advisory for the City of Almena public water supply located in Norton County. The advisory was issued because of a line break resulting in a loss of pressure. Inadequate pressure may result in a loss of chlorine residuals and bacterial contamination.

    Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:51:38 -0500

  • NetWork Kansas News


    Wichita, KS – Thomas County E-Community, in association with the NetWork Kansas E-Community Partnership, announces the Ice House Entrepreneurship Program will be offered in Thomas County this October. Sessions will be held 5:30 to 8:30 PM on Wednesdays, October 12th through November 16th with a program fee of $100 per adult and $50 per student participant (middle school, high school, college). The goal of the course is to teach participants to develop an entrepreneurial mindset.

    Tue, 06 Sep 2016 18:58:34 Z

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