5 Questions

Five Questions: Fall for Kansas
02:38 p.m., September 25, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Events like the Shawnee Town Arts & Crafts Fair and Baldwin City’s Maple Leaf Festival make this region a mecca for autumn attractions.
Five questions: Lawn TLC
12:28 p.m., September 18, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Lawn destroyed by the drought? Don Crim, Master Gardener for the Wyandotte County K-State Research and Extension Office, shared some tips on lawn care in light of the drought.
Five questions: Health reform FAQ
11:42 a.m., September 11, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Sandy Praeger, Kansas Commissioner of Insurance, recently issued frequently asked questions regarding the Affordable Care Act, the national health reform law passed in 2010.
Five questions: Sweeps or scam?
11:35 a.m., September 4, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt provides tips on avoiding sweepstakes scams.
Five questions: Roll up a sleeve
05:47 p.m., August 21, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
August is National Immunization Awareness Month. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment offers tips to consider when contemplating getting immunized.
Five questions: ‘Not accidents’
03:12 p.m., August 14, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
The Kansas Department of Transportation has started a campaign to drive home an important message: Traffic crashes are the leading cause of death for people ages 4 through 35 and should be considered a public health crisis.
Five questions: Technical boost
01:27 p.m., July 31, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback recently encouraged high school students to take advantage of free tuition offered through the state’s new Career and Technical Education Act.
Five questions: A worry-free trip
03:12 a.m., July 25, 2012 Updated 03:12 a.m.
You’ve waited all year to take a summer vacation — so make sure it’s not ruined by a burglary back home. Below, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt shares advice on protecting your home while away.
Five questions: Ozone alert
11:16 a.m., July 17, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
The Mid-American Regional Council tracks ozone levels in the metropolitan area to alert people with health risks and shares tips that allow all to help reduce ozone pollution.
Five questions: Stop summer learning loss
03:32 p.m., July 10, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Connections Academy, a free online public school, offers tips on how to prevent summer learning loss.
Five questions: They buy gold
04:42 p.m., July 2, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Retail outlets that pay cash for gold have been proliferating. We Buy Gold LLC, for instance, has opened seven Kansas locations.
Five questions: Easy traveling
12:36 p.m., June 19, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
The Kansas Department of Transportation shares how its free travel information tools can help make a road trip safe and enjoyable.
Five questions: Swimming safely
KDHE offers tips for summer in the water
01:16 p.m., June 12, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
This week, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment provides tips on keeping safe while you’re swimming this summer.
Five questions: Wine celebration
05:11 p.m., June 5, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
De Soto City Administrator Pat Guilfoyle talks about the upcoming Winesong at Riverfest festival he conceived.