The Waco, Texas based band Lomelda joins us in the studio to talk about and to perform some of their original music inside our studio. Also, we visit an art gallery that's seemingly in the middle-of-nowhere, Kansas.

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Federal and state officials want to make sure people who need assistance after winter storms contact FEMA.

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Fort Smith: New Jobs Possible

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The Medicaid and Highway Money Connection

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Some state officials make the case Medicaid expansion and highway funding expansion are linked.

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Inside the gallery, it’s a scene familiar to anyone who attends art openings: People are enjoying the oil paintings and large-scale photographs bathed in natural light, snacking on cheese and crackers while lively conversation bounces off the brick walls and polished wood floors.

Outside, though, is the wide-open silence of the Kansas Flint Hills.