University of Kansas
Kansas communities use mobile clinics, teams for COVID shots
By John Hanna Jun. 02, 2021 10:47 AM EDT
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — If people can't leave their homes for a COVID-19 vaccination, public health officials in the Kansas City area can send someone out. One...
Lawrence lifts limits as more KU students, staff get vaccine
Apr. 15, 2021 12:30 PM EDT
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The Lawrence area has lifted more coronavirus restrictions, with a growing number of University of Kansas employees and students getting...
Will the Oscars be a 'who cares' moment as ratings dive?
By Leanne Italie Apr. 07, 2021 08:36 AM EDT
Kansas to focus on COVID-19 shots for teachers, school staff
By Heather Hollingsworth And John Hanna Feb. 17, 2021 04:15 PM EST
Kansas hospital announces minimum wage of $15 per hour
Feb. 12, 2021 12:06 PM EST
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas City, Kansas, hospital has raised its minimum hourly wage to $15. The University of Kansas Health System...
No evidence of wide spread of virus variant so far in Kansas
By Heather Hollingsworth Feb. 09, 2021 06:24 PM EST
MISSION, Kan. (AP) — A virulent strain of the coronavirus that first appeared in Kansas in a Fort Hays State University athlete hasn't spread widely among the...
Officials: Coronavirus variant likely more common in Kansas
By John Hanna And Heather Hollingsworth Feb. 04, 2021 03:48 PM EST
Health officials: Kansas needs 'a lot more' COVID-19 vaccine
By John Hanna Dec. 21, 2020 04:17 PM EST
Kansans urged to stay vigilant against virus despite vaccine
By Margaret Stafford Dec. 15, 2020 01:37 PM EST
LIBERTY, Mo. (AP) — Gov. Laura Kelly and the Kansas' top health official said Tuesday they are relieved the state has begun distributing a coronavirus vaccine...
Kansas hospital officials fear nursing shortage amid surge
Nov. 30, 2020 04:10 PM EST
Hospital and nursing officials fear that if COVID-19 cases continue unchecked there won't be enough nurses to staff new hospital beds in the near future in the...
Mask resistance softens in Kansas as coronavirus cases soar
Nov. 24, 2020 02:37 PM EST
Pandemic straining Kansas hospitals days before Thanksgiving
Nov. 23, 2020 04:18 PM EST
Kansas hospitals buckle, schools pull back amid virus surge
By Heather Hollingsworth Nov. 20, 2020 04:31 PM EST
MISSION, Kan. (AP) — Hospitals across Kansas are buckling as coronavirus cases swell, leading many schools to scale back in-person learning and one county to...
Kansas aims to boost virus testing, but strategy unfinished
By John Hanna Nov. 19, 2020 04:23 PM EST
Coronavirus hits Kansas hospitals harder, sidelines staff
By Heather Hollingsworth, John Hanna And Andy Tsubasa Field Nov. 17, 2020 04:37 PM EST
Kansas counties tighten COVID rules; Topeka schools online
By John Hanna Nov. 12, 2020 04:29 PM EST
The Latest: Kentucky sees near-record number of new cases
By The Associated Press Oct. 30, 2020 04:27 AM EDT
Wichita school board reverses field, will allow fall sports
Sep. 02, 2020 01:55 PM EDT
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Amid intense pressure, the state's largest school district in Wichita has overturned its decision to call off all fall sports and...
Colleges, public schools battle COVID-19 as classes resume
Sep. 01, 2020 12:31 PM EDT
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — University of Kansas athletes must play without fans, Kansas State University is battling four new coronavirus outbreaks and a Topeka...
The Latest: Australian hot spot extends state of emergency
By The Associated Press Sep. 01, 2020 01:52 AM EDT