(Updated to include more biographical details)
President Joe Biden on Tuesday nominated a Jackson County, Missouri, prosecutor as the next U.S. attorney in Kansas.
Biden named Kate Brubacher of Fairway to be the top federal prosecutor in Kansas. Her nomination must be confirmed by the Senate.
Over the years, Brubacher has mixed practicing law with work on the welfare needs of other countries such as El Salvador and Liberia.
She's been a cellist for 18 years and has taught Sunday school at a local Mennonite church in Kansas City.
Brubacher, who was raised in Newton and comes from . . .