Kansas Science Olympiad http://kmuw.org en 1,100 Expected To Turn Out For Kansas Science Olympiad http://kmuw.org/post/1100-expected-turn-out-kansas-science-olympiad <p>The Kansas Science Olympiad takes place in Wichita Saturday.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Students from 30 middle and high schools across the state will compete in events like bridge building, thermodynamics and robotics.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Wichita State University has hosted the O</span>lympiad<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for 26 years.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 11:25:43 +0000 Kate Clause 15231 at http://kmuw.org 1,100 Expected To Turn Out For Kansas Science Olympiad Top Morning News 4.5.13 http://kmuw.org/post/top-morning-news-4513 <p><em>House legalizes switchblades; Kan. Department of Ag moving to Manhattan; Bill with HIV quarantine concerns is advancing.</em></p><p><strong>House Passes Bill Legalizing Switchblades</strong></p><p>A bill making it legal to own switchblades and stiletto-type knives is awaiting for Gov. Sam Brownback's signature.</p><p>The Kansas House passed the measure 95-26 on Thursday, a day after the measure cleared the Senate.</p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 10:40:09 +0000 Briana O’Higgins & Kate Clause 15233 at http://kmuw.org Top Morning News 4.5.13