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Sun, 09/24/2017 - 00:25

Topeka Police Calls, Sept. 24, 2017 update

People booked into the Shawnee County Jail in connection with felonies.

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Sun, 09/24/2017 - 00:13

Topeka Police Calls, Sept. 24, 2017 update

People booked into the Shawnee County Jail in connection with felonies.

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Sat, 09/23/2017 - 20:16

Oklahoma man run over by semi truck after being involved in an earlier motorcycle wreck on I-70 in central Kansas

DORRANCE, Kan. — The Kansas Highway Patrol says a 64-year-old Oklahoma man was killed when he was hit by a semi-trailer truck... Read more

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 11:48

NFL Commissioner Goodell slams Trump for comments regarding...

SOMERSET, N.J. — The National Football League and its players’ union on Saturday angrily denounced President Donald Trump for suggesting that owners... Read more

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 19:21

Kansas celebrates 150th anniversary of the Chisholm Trail

WICHITA — Kansas residents are celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Chisholm Trail, which served as a cattle pipeline from ranches in... Read more

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 08:59

Topeka forecast calls for temperatures to dip early next week

Topeka’s National Weather Service forecast calls for temperatures to remain unseasonably warm this weekend before dropping early next week.... Read more

Woman admits to 3 Wichita robberies, threatening employees

WICHITA — A woman has admitted that she threatened employees and robbed three Wichita businesses within a year.

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Kobach: Kansas election systems not targeted by hackers

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says federal officials have told his office that the state’s election systems were not targeted by... Read more

Suspect jailed in fatal Hutchinson shooting

HUTCHINSON — Police are investigating the shooting death of a Hutchinson man.

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Douglas County offering text, email election notifications

LAWRENCE — Voters in Douglas County can sign up for text and email notifications for information on upcoming November local elections.... Read more

Murder charge filed in Kansas woman’s death while fleeing

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Wyandotte County officials have charged a man with murder in the death of a woman who died in... Read more

Charges dropped in Kansas City, Kansas, double homicide

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Prosecutors have dropped two first-degree murder charges against a Kansas City, Kansas, man accused in a 2015 drive-by... Read more

Religion roundup: Chicken-and-noodle dinner served Saturday

Shawnee Heights United Methodist Church, 6020 S.E. 44th, will have its annual chicken-and-homemade-noodle dinner, country store and bakery from 3 to 7... Read more

Police calls — update for Sept. 22, 2017

People booked into the Shawnee County Jail in connection with felonies.

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Kansas student with spina bifida scores touchdown

COLWATER, Kan. — There is a tradition in the high school football program at South Central, a co-op between the towns of... Read more

Charges dropped in Kansas City, Kansas, double homicide

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Prosecutors have dropped two first-degree murder charges against a Kansas City, Kansas, man accused in a 2015 drive-by... Read more

Sunny skies, high humidity and high near 91 degrees on tap for first day of fall

Sunny skies, high humidity and a high near 91 degrees are on tap Friday for the capital city and northeast Kansas, according... Read more

Shawnee Heights United Methodist Church Annual Chicken & Homemade Noodle Dinner to be Saturday

The Shawnee Heights United Methodist Church Annual Chicken & Homemade Noodle Dinner, Country Store and Bakery, will run from 3 to 7... Read more

Kansas daycare worker ordered to stand trial for murder of 9-month-old baby

Douglas County District Court Judge Sally Pokorny ruled 43-year-old Carrody Buchhorn should be tried in death of Oliver Ortiz.

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Attempted murder charged in Wichita tax office shooting

Ricky Wirths is charged in the shooting of tax agent Cortney Holloway at a Kansas Department of Revenue office.

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Kansas man sentenced to 20 years in prison for setting occupied home on fire

WICHITA — A 38-year-old Wichita man was sentenced to 20 years in prison for setting fire to a house last year while... Read more

Topeka weather for Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017: Highs in lower 90s on last day of summer

Thursday marks the last day of summer for 2017, and afternoon highs in the lower 90s in the Topeka area will be... Read more

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