ESU cuts ribbon on Prophet Aquatic Research and Outreach Center
25 May 2021 at 4:41pm

Emporia State University celebrated the completion of its Prophet Aquatic Research and Outreach Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Saturday morning. Rep. Mark Schreiber was a student of Prophet’s when Schreiber attended ESU and he said that it was appropriate for the PAROC to bear Prophet’s name. “It’s named for Carl, not just because of...


Kansas lawmakers offer thoughts on finalized 2022 budget
24 May 2021 at 4:38pm

With the 2021 Kansas Legislative Session coming to a close later this week, Kansas’ budget is now set for the coming fiscal year. Monday morning, local lawmakers took time to speak with KVOE News and offer their thoughts on the finalized budget. 60th District Representative of Emporia Mark Schreiber was of a different mind on the matter and fe...


‘The camel has his nose under the tent:’ Opponents say final passage of medic...
6 May 2021 at 4:31pm

Medical marijuana took one step closer to becoming part of Kansas law after the House of Representatives passed a bill Thursday. The vote was 79-42 in favor. 60th District Representative Mark Schreiber of Emporia voted for it, while 51st District Representative Ron Highland of Wamego and 76th District Representative Eric Smith of Burlington vo...


Lawmakers override vetoes on tax policy, concealed carry, elections; veto sus...
4 May 2021 at 4:27pm

Fresh off an extremely busy restart to the legislative session Monday, Kansas lawmakers return for more work Tuesday. Lawmakers passed overrides on several vetoes from Governor Laura Kelly over the last two months. The major override effort that failed dealt with transgender athlete participation in girls’ and women’s sports. Supporters said t...


60th District Representative Mark Schreiber offers thoughts on several items ...
3 May 2021 at 4:23pm

Lawmakers are back in Topeka for the veto session which got underway at 10 am Monday morning and business has been quick-paced so far. Prior to the start of the session 60th District Representative Mark Schreiber of Emporia joined KVOE’s Morning Show to discuss the Legislature’s progress to this point and to preview what is still to come. Over...