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News Minute: Here is the latest Kansas news from The Associated Press

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Some Kansas church leaders are upset over a remark by Secretary of State Kris Kobach questioning the veracity of those opposed to the state's voter photo identification law. Kobach told WIBW radio this week that he didn't know of any churches that oppose the voter ID law. Some local pastors question whether Kobach has talked to any black churches.

SALINA, Kan. (AP) - Voters in central Kansas will decide in November whether to allow their community to continue adding fluoride to the local water supply after a petition received enough signatures to bring the issue to a vote. Saline County Clerk Don Merriman confirmed yesterday there were enough verified signatures to put the question on the ballot. Salina has been adding fluoride to the water since 1968.

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - Bus riders in Kansas City, Kansas, now have access to free Wi-Fi. The free Internet connection is offered at the 47th Street Transit Center. Local officials say Sprint has agreed to provide the service at no cost for at least a year.

LENEXA, Kan. (AP) - Authorities say a Kansas man is recovering after being struck by a train. The man was hit yesterday evening in Lenexa. Police say the man was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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