Beware of fraudulent KDOL social media pages

Please be aware of fraudulent social media accounts and websites impersonating the Kansas Department of Labor. These accounts and websites are not managed by KDOL. Do not click on any links or provide any personal information to these accounts. If you receive a message or comment from a social media account impersonating KDOL, report it […]

Now Wyandotte County Seniors Over 65 Can Get COVID-19 Vaccinations

En Wyandotte County las personas mayores de 65 son eligibles para las vacunas COVID-19 New Mass Vaccine Facility Opens in Western Wyandotte County Calling all Wyandotte County seniors! The Unified Government Public Health Department (UGPHD) is now scheduling seniors age 65 and older who live in the County for COVID-19 vaccinations. Highest priority will be […]

Editorial: Pandemic mustn’t cost students their future

Yet another casualty of the coronavirus pandemic is the future of many of our college-age students. The risks for adults without a college degree are well-known and well-documented. Nevertheless, college enrollment is down significantly since the pandemic started.Even “before Covid-19 took a toll on overall life expectancy, adult life expectancy had already declined among two-thirds […]

Northwest-Kansas City offers college completion programs

By Angie Baldelomar Northwest Missouri State University-Kansas City offers many degree completion programs.“If a student has already attended a community college and has already achieved the associate degree, they can transfer that degree into here – and then, we help them get two more years of major-level classes to achieve that bachelor’s degree,” said Amy […]