Tim Carpenter

Tim Carpenter

Tim Carpenter is a reporter for Newsline sibling site the Kansas Reflector.

Rebellion against Kansas cryptocurrency data center triggers one-year application moratorium

By: - February 28, 2023

This story originally appeared in the Kansas Reflector. OSKALOOSA, Kansas — The avalanche of complaints about threats to rural quality of life, unresolved issues of land ownership and leasing rights, an oil tank explosion that burned a truck packed with ammunition and widespread distrust of developers — even by a former white-collar criminal — compelled […]

Buttigieg points to Pittsburgh bridge collapse as blunt reminder of infrastructure spending needs

By: - January 28, 2022

A version of this story originally appeared in the Kansas Reflector. KANSAS CITY, Kan. — U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said Friday the collapse of a bridge in Pittsburgh illustrated the necessity of federal investment in the nation’s infrastructure, including more than 1,000 bridges in poor condition in Kansas and twice that total in Missouri. […]