BC-KS--Kansas News Digest 1:30 pm, KS
Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kansas.
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AROUND THE STATE:
WICHITA HOMELESS-CHURCH BUILDING
WICHITA _ A former church in downtown Wichita is being repurposed as a “hub” to treat homeless patients. SENT: 370 words.
BODY IN RIVER-HOMICIDE _ Authorities are investigating the death of a 19-year-old Wamego man whose body was found in the Kansas River as a homicide.
NEW GOVERNOR-BUDGET DIRECTOR _ Kansas’ incoming Democratic governor is keeping her Republican predecessor’s budget director, saying he’s proven he can work with legislators of all political stripes.
AMES, Iowa _, No. 5 Kansas opens Big 12 road play at Iowa State in an key league game for each program’s title hopes. By Luke Meredith. UPCOMING: Game starts at 4 p.m. CT.
BKC--T25-KANSAS ST-TEXAS TECH
LUBBOCK, Texas _ No. 11 Texas Tech plays its first Big 12 home game against Kansas State. The Red Raiders opened conference with a win at West Virginia, while the Wildcats were blown out at home by Texas. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game starts 1 p.m. CT.
KANSAS CITY _ Chicago State plays UMKC at Swinney Recreation Center. Game starts at 2 p.m. CT
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