LABETTE COUNTY, Kan. – The Labette County Detention Center says an unresponsive inmate was discovered this morning. According to deputies, 31-year-old Kenneth J. Jones, Jr. was discovered by his cellmate with an apparent self-inflicted injury. EMS transported Jones to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased by doctors. Click here to read more about this story.
JOPLIN, Mo. – Some cannabis enthusiasts gathered in Joplin last night to encourage a yes vote on Amendment 3. The gathering took place near 7th and Range Line. If you’d like to read more about this story, click here.
PITTSBURG, Kan. – Midterms voting takes place today, November 8th, and Kansas voters may decide the balance of power between the Legislative and Executive branches. If passed, Constitutional Amendment One would give Kansas lawmakers the authority to overturn regulations or rules that are passed in the state. Officials say this change could potentially include mandates by the Kansas governor. Click here if you’d like to read more about this potential constitutional amendment.
GIRARD, Kan. – Girard could merge paid and volunteer fire departments. The city of Girard currently has two fire departments within its city limits: The Girard City Fire Department and the District 4 Fire Department. Girard Fire has paid workers and District 4…