Fall Down Stairs Likely to Blame for Olpe Man’s Death

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A 62-year-old man’s dead after falling down a flight of stairs in an eastern Kansas home. The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office is still investigating, but deputies believe David Lumley suffered a head injury after falling down stairs leading to the basement of a home in Olpe. Emergency responders were sent to the accident Saturday evening. […]

Topeka Postal Employee Allegedly Stole Prescription Meds From Mail

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A Topeka postal employee allegedly stole prescription medications from the mail. U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom says 44-year-old Terry Ricley, of Burlingame, was indicted Wednesday on a federal charge. Ricley, who worked sorting mail at the Topeka Post Office North Station, was charged with one count of theft by a postal employee. He allegedly stole Hydrocodone […]

Junction City Man Arrested for September Shooting

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An arrest’s made nearly two months after a man was shot in Geary County. 25-year-old Angel Gonzales-Cintron suffered a superficial wound to his neck when he was shot on the evening of September 22 after a disturbance in the parking lot of the Budget Host Motel, 820 S. Washington St., in Junction City. The shooter […]

Topeka Police Arrest ‘Most Wanted’ Offender

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Topeka police capture a man on the Most Wanted list. 41-year-old Christopher Shaw Bartlett, of Topeka, was featured on the NE Kansas Most Wanted list last week and was captured Saturday in the 1100 block of SW Fillmore St. Bartlett was wanted for felony defacing identification marks on a firearm, misdemeanor criminal possession of firearm/concealed pistol, […]

Manhattan Man Charged with Attempted Murder After Stabbing

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A man faces attempted murder charges after a stabbing in Manhattan. At around 11:30 Thursday morning, Riley County police were sent to the 600 block of Yuma Street for a domestic violence incident. The 911 caller said a woman had been stabbed multiple times. Arriving officers discovered a 27-year-old woman at the Manhattan Public Library […]

GPS Leads Jackson Co. Deputies to Stolen Car

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A stolen car out of Topeka’s recovered and a woman’s taken into custody. Monday morning, Jackson County deputies spotted a car believed to be stolen from an aggravated burglary in Topeka. Sheriff Tim Morse says the 2012 Hyundai passenger car was stopped on a highway near Circleville after being tracked by GPS. 33-year-old Kylee Harrison […]

VIDEO: Man Wanted for Damaging Campus Vending Machines at KU

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Police at the University of Kansas need help finding a man responsible for damaging an on-campus vending machine. A KU Crime Alert was distributed to the KU Lawrence campus Monday. It included a video and pictures of the suspect. The damage occurred to a Coca-Cola vending machine in the Parking Services lobby at 1501 Irving […]

Valley Falls Man Dies After Falling into Grain Bin

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A man dies after falling into a grain bin in northeast Kansas. Emergency crews responded to the man’s property in rural Valley Falls Thursday afternoon for a farming accident. Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Herrig says 58-year-old Mike Miller and others were working at a grain bin when Miller fell in and became trapped in the […]

CD Tradepost in Topeka Robbed at Gunpoint


A CD Tradepost in Topeka’s robbed at gunpoint. Officers were sent to the CD Tradepost at 1570 SW Wanamaker Rd. at 8:20 Tuesday evening for a robbery. The suspect is a light skinned black male wearing a black hoodie over a white jersey, blue jeans, white tennis shoes, and a blue ball cap. He was […]

Baker University Student Found Dead in Residence Hall

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A Baker University sophomore’s found dead in an on campus residence hall. University President Lynne Murray canceled the final events of inaugural week after Sione Maumau was found dead Wednesday night. The school also canceled a home volleyball match scheduled for Thursday night. A prayer service was held Thursday morning at a Baldwin City church. […]

Kobach and U.S. Attorney Disagree on Voter Fraud #VoteKS

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U.S. Attorney for Kansas Barry Grissom said Tuesday during News Now at Noon on 580 WIBW that voter fraud doesn’t exist in Kansas. Grissom said his office, which prosecutes voter fraud cases, hasn’t seen such a case in over four and a half years. Instead, Grissom says, voter stupidity exists. For example, a farmer may […]

Kansas Man Critically Injured Trying to Avoid Deer


Douglas County authorities say a 64-year-old man has been critically injured after flipping his car to avoid a deer in the road. Thomas Cunningham was injured south of Lawrence on Tuesday. Sheriff’s office spokesman Lt. Steve Lewis says Cunningham’s vehicle rolled several times after he drove into a ditch. He was flown to Kansas University […]