February 7, 2016

Kiegerl released from hospital following stroke; recovering at rehab center

Rep. Mike Kiegerl is feeling better after what he calls a “life-altering medical event” on Valentine’s Day. Kiegerl suffered a stroke on Feb. 14 and was being held at Stormont Vail in Topeka until recently. However, according to his weekly legislative update, he is now on the mend at a rehabilitation center in Overland Park. Continue Reading

Rep. Mike Kiegerl hospitalized in Topeka

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com Rep. Mike Kiegerl is in a Topeka hospital after suffering a mini-stroke at the close of the legislative session yesterday. “They’re telling me I’m going to be OK,” Kiegerl said. Kiegerl, who represents Gardner, Edgerton and parts of Spring Hill and Olathe in the state legislature, said he wasn’t feeling well Feb. Continue Reading