Local / Kansas

Find information on topics of interest including business, education, health, politics and more from a variety of news media including newspapers, newswires, blogs, videos and web-only content including the Kansas City Star, Wichita Eagle (Search 10/1/84-Current), USA Today and more.
Blue Skyways
A shared information service for the Kansas library community
City of Derby
Derby Arts Council
Derby Chamber of Commerce
Derby Community Foundation
The website for the Derby Community Foundation.
Derby Informer Newspaper
Local Derby newspaper
Derby Public Schools - USD 260
Derby Recreation Commission
Go Local Kansas
A new web site makes finding health care services faster and simpler for Kansans. Consumers can search by location, type of facility, or a specific disease or condition. Contact information for health care providers such as hospitals, county health departments, support groups, nursing homes, and community clinics from all counties in Kansas will be available.
KAKE - Channel 10
Kansas
The web site for the Wichita Eagle.
Kansas Dept. of Labor Introduces Labor Market Information
This site has economic information to help you make informed decisions. No matter who you are, Labor Market Information Services can provide the information you need to be competitive in the global marketplace. Job Seekers & Students - Find tools and information to help you find the right job. Information on what a job pays, what is required to enter that profession, what job opportunities are available, and other resources can help you as you look for that "just right job."
Kansas Drivers License Handbook
Kansas Job Link
Do you need a job (or just a better Career)?
Kansas Memory
Kansas Memory offers unprecedented online access to Kansas history and includes thousands of items from the Kansas Historical Society’s collections of photographs, letters, diaries, and other historic items. Users can browse, search, or share images, and will eventually be able to purchase high-resolution versions online. The “My Kansas Memory” feature allows users to customize a personal space, save searches, and create bookbags of items. Visitors to the site can listen to dramatic readings in the Kansas Memory podcasts and subscribe to an RSS feed for the latest content.
Kansas State Department of Insurance
Kansas State Department of Revenue
Kansas State Department of Transportation
Kansas State Historical Society
Kansas State Treasurer's Office
KSN - Channel 3
KWCH - Channel 12
Live Web Cam of the Derby Public Library
Check out a birds eye view of the Derby Public Library.
Roadfood
Great regional meals along highways, in small towns and in city neighborhoods. It is sleeves-up food made by cooks, bakers, pitmasters, and sandwich-makers who are America's culinary folk artists. Roadfood is almost always informal and inexpensive; and the best Roadfood restaurants are colorful places enjoyed by locals (and savvy travelers) for their character as well as their menu.
Rock River Rapids
Social and Rehabilitation Services (SRS) of Kansas
You may apply for services on-line from this site.
State of Kansas
Official homepage of the state of Kansas. Links to elected officials and many Kansas public service departments (criminal justice, commerce & housing, aging, personnel, aging, etc.). Keyword searchable.
The Kansas Collection
The voices of the past are heard again in the Kansas Collection, through nearly-lost books, letters, diaries, photographs, and other materials.