The 2019 Midwest Trumpet Festival at PSU with Todd Hastings

The 11th Annual Midwest Trumpet Festival is set to take place on Sunday October 6th and Monday October 7th at the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts on the campus of Pittsburg State University. The international event is showcasing over 20 professional trumpet players including Lonnie McFadden, Vince DiMartino and Rex Richardson. The festival will […]

October 2nd 2019 8 AM KRPS Newscast

A Kansas City, Kansas, judge has apologized a day after a public reprimand from a federal appeals court for an extramarital affair and sexual harassment of employees. But U-S District Court Judge Carlos Murguia made no signs he’s stepping down. Nomin Ujiyediin of the Kansas News Service reports. A Kansas Republican congressman is hoping that […]

October 1st 2019 7 AM KRPS Newscast

A federal court is publicly reprimanding a judge in Kansas for allegedly sexually harassing employees and showing up late to court. Nomin Ujiyediin of the Kansas News Service reports. Democratic Kansas Governor Laura Kelly calls Medicaid expansion her top priority for the legislative session next year, but she’s warning lawmakers to avoid some restrictions that […]

September 26 2019 7 AM KRPS Newscast

A new report shows 51 thousand Kansas children live in neighborhoods with significant levels of poverty. Nomin Ujiyediin of the Kansas News Service reports. Kansas industries that are short on talent are spending more time in the state’s classrooms, recruiting future workers. Last year, K-12 schools saw a jump in businesses coming to classes and […]

The Washington Cornett and Sackbutt Ensemble visits Pittsburg State

Friday, Septmeber 27 2019 marks the start of another exciting season of the Pittsburg State Solo and Chamber Music Series with a performance by the renowned Washington Cornett and Sackbutt Ensemble. The group who call Virginia home will make their first visit to southeast Kansas later this week. Micheal Holmes, the artistic director of the […]