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Thu, 01/18/2018 - 04:42

Topeka weather for Thursday, Jan. 18 2018: Warmer weather on the way

Look for warmer weather over the next few days and through the weekend, as highs in the 40s and 50s are expected... Read more

Canada’s Midwest rep touts benefits of NAFTA in Kansas

Negotiations on the North American Free Trade Agreement — panned by President Donald Trump as the worst trade agreement ever— enter the... Read more

Wichita Eagle promotes 38-year employee as its new general manager

WICHITA — The Wichita Eagle has promoted an employee with more than three decades of experience as its general manager.

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Topeka weather for Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018: Highs around 32 this afternoon

Warmer weather is on the way in the Topeka area, starting Wednesday, when highs should make it to around 32 degrees.

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Crews battle blaze early Wednesday near Perry Lake

Fire crews in Jefferson County were battling a blaze early Wednesday near Perry Lake, authorities said.

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Wind chill reaches minus 18 degrees Tuesday in Topeka

At 6 a.m., the wind chill reached minus 18 degrees Tuesday in Topeka, but a steady warm up is on the way.... Read more

Police calls — update for Jan. 16, 2018

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

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Arkansas school investigates racist taunts during game against Kansas school

HARRISON, Ark. — An Arkansas community college will investigate allegations that fans attending basketball games yelled racial slurs toward black players on... Read more

Police calls — update for Jan. 15, 2018

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

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27-year-old woman’s body found inside burned dumpster in KC suburb

GRANDVIEW, Mo. — Police in a Kansas City suburb say a 27-year-old woman’s body was found inside a burning dumpster.... Read more

Kansas biker group helps victims of child abuse

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A Kansas biker group is helping victims of child abuse as they face their alleged attackers in court... Read more

Missouri man sentenced to prison for DUI fatal crash

PLATTE CITY, Mo. — A drunk driver who rear-ended another car on Interstate 29 in northwest Missouri, killing the driver, has been... Read more

Filipino woman arrested in Kansas sentenced for theft

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Filipino woman arrested last year in Kansas has been sentenced to prison for stealing nearly $100,000 from... Read more

BBB advises early tax filing to avoid ID theft

There are myriad ways that thieves can steal your identity, but the most popular is through tax filing. Methods of tax identity... Read more

Topeka forecast calls for snow

The National Weather Service predicts Topeka will see snow tonight, Sunday and Sunday night, though accumulations won’t be heavy.... Read more

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