The Topeka Capital-Journal

Topeka weather: Mostly cloudy today, mostly sunny on Thanksgiving

Wednesday may be mostly cloudy around Topeka, but the clouds should part in time for Thanksgiving.

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Kansas child death rate falls to record low

The death rate for children in Kansas hit a record low in 2014, according to a Kansas State Child Death Review Board... Read more

Topeka weather: More rain Friday and Saturday

The capital city will see more rain and thunderstorms Friday and into the weekend.

A slight chance for showers is expected in Topeka... Read more

Topeka weather: Sunny, warm Saturday

Saturday and in the capital city will be warm and sunny.

Topeka and Shawnee County should see a high near 80 with breezy... Read more

Topeka traffic slow near I-70 and US-75 after crash

Traffic on Interstate 70 and US-75 highway was slow Friday morning after a crash.

The two-car crash occurred just before 9:20 a.m. in... Read more

Topeka weather: Cloudy morning, sunny afternoon Friday

Friday in Topeka will start out mostly cloudy but gradually break into a sunny afternoon.

The high to end the work week will... Read more

Topeka weather: Cloudy, high near 73 degrees

Topeka may be cloudy Saturday, but temperatures will remain warm, and rain isn’t expected until Sunday

The high is expected to be near... Read more

Going to the Washburn University homecoming? Grab a jacket

Washburn alumni should enjoy perfect weather for a homecoming parade Saturday if they bring a jacket.

The National Weather Service forecasts a mostly... Read more

Body found near Mayetta

A body has been found near Mayetta, but hasn’t been formally identified, law enforcement said Wednesday.

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said in... Read more

High school basketball scores and boxes for Feb. 20


High school girls scores

results friday


Cair Paravel 55, Valley Heights 42

Hayden 58, Manhattan 52

Seaman 50, Highland Park 29

Topeka High 55, Topeka West 37

Washburn... Read more

Local scoreboard for Feb. 8


High school boys boxes



Clay Center 21 9 2 11 — 43

Council Grove 11 14 10... Read more

YellowCab transports hundreds on New Year's Eve

Yellow Cab, in collaboration with AAA, transported hundreds of people Wednesday with its New Year’s Eve Care Cab program.

According to a press... Read more

Erie woman sentenced in embezzlement case

A former bank employee faces 366 days in federal prison after she plead guilty to embezzlement.

Sherrie Landell, 42, of Erie, worked... Read more

Quenemo man pleads guilty to bank robbery charge

An Osage County man plead guilty on Monday to charges stemming from his role in a March 2014 bank robbery.

Robert Martin, 39,... Read more

Garden City man sentenced on firearm charge

A Garden City man was sentenced to prison Monday in connection with a gun sale to an undercover federal agent.

Anthony J. Reyna,... Read more

Friday's prep basketball scores, boxes

High school boys scores


Barstow 70, Washburn Rural 64

McLouth 69, Heritage Christian 50

SM South 59, Shawnee Heights 47

Seaman 65, Junction City 62, OT

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Poll: Do you agree with the decision to pass a sexual orientation ordinance?

The Topeka City Council at its meeting Tuesday night passed a city ordinance designed to fight prejudice on the basis of sexual... Read more

Video: KU's Wiggins enjoying KU so far

LAWRENCE -- Highly touted University of Kansas freshman Andrew Wiggins made his unofficial debut on Wednesday in a scrimmage with current and... Read more

VIDEO: Kansas State's John Hubert

IRVING, Texas -- Running back John Hubert was among several Kansas State offensive players that spoke Tuesday morning at a news conference.

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VIDEO: K-State's Nigel Malone discusses why he likes practice

IRVING, Texas -- Here is more video from today's news conferences.

ABOVE: K-State defensive back Nigel Malone talks about why he likes to... Read more

VIDEO: Chris Cosh on Tyler Wilson's toughness

IRVING, Texas -- Here's additional video footage from Cotton Bowl news conferences Monday.

ABOVE: Kansas State defensive coordinator Chris Cosh discusses Arkansas quarterback... Read more

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