A new rock opera tells the very metal story of a Kansas college student who died fighting fascism | KCUR 89.3

Frank Narwot first learned of Don Henry’s short life and sacrifice when he viewed a trivia display at a Lawrence, Kansas, brewery. “I read his story,” guitarist and music professor at Wichita State University, he said, “And I was like, ‘OK, I’ve got to write some music about this.’ What a muse. A college student … Read more

With their licenses in jeopardy, Florida teachers unsure how ‘Don’t say gay’ law will be enforced

At the beginning of each school year, Cory Bernaert, a kindergarten teacher in Manatee County, Florida, introduces himself to families and students in a welcome email. She is open about her LGBTQ identity as a way to build rapport with her students and their families. But with the passage of the state’s Parental Rights in … Read more

K-State opens the Slate exhibition against Fort Hays State

EXHIBITION GAME 1 Fort Hays State, Kansas October 31, 2022 | 18:30 | Bramlage Coliseum | Manhattan, Kan. TVBig 12 now on ESPN+Play by play: Brian SmollerAnalyst: Missy HeidrickSideline: Jazsmin Halliburton RadioK-State Sports NetworkOnline: kstatesports.comPlay by play: Matt WaltersAnalyst: Kristin Waller Live statisticskstatesports.com Events and ticketsTicketsTickets are available by calling (800) 221-CATS or visit kstatesports.com/tickets … Read more

South Lake Tahoe, California Destination Guide – Hotels Above Par

Lake Tahoe is one of Northern California’s most sought-after destinations for many reasons: breathtaking views of its deep blue lake, scenic hikes in the Sierra Nevadas, and several top-notch ski resorts make this a great spot for both summer and winter vacations. The South Shore area of ​​Lake Tahoe has something for everyone, with robust … Read more

Florida recorded the highest number of unemployment claims in the wake of Hurricane Ian

article FORT MYERS BEACH FL – OCTOBER 7, 2022 Foundations and supports, destroyed by Hurricane Ian’s storm surge last week, are seen along the shoreline on October 7, 2022 in Fort Myers Beach, Florida. Hurricane Ians caused a catastrophic dam failure In the wake of Hurricane Ian, Florida continues to see its highest number of … Read more

California could impose new ‘windfall’ tax on oil companies. Here’s what it might look like

The windfall tax probably won’t raise or lower gas prices, says Severin Borenstein, an energy economist at UC Berkeley, but it would be “very difficult to actually implement.” Policymakers must decide exactly how much profit constitutes a windfall. “Beyond what level do we say, ‘This is too much profit and we’re going to tax it?’” … Read more