Saturday is Deadline to Apply for Christmas Bureau

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The United Way of Greater Topeka is gearing up for the annual Christmas Bureau. Communications Director Mike McLaughlin said not only are they taking applications for families who need adopting, they’re also looking for people and businesses to adopt needy families. “It’s about $30.00 a gift per person is what we’re looking at. That’ll cover a […]

U.S. Attorney’s Office on the Job Election Day #VoteKS

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It’s election day…and one office working to make sure there aren’t any issues with voter fraud, is the U.S. Attorney’s office. “Typically, we have folks who are here way past the close of  the voting to make sure there are no voting irregularities,” said U.S. Attorney for the Kansas District, Barry Grissom. He says while […]

Study: Small Businesses are More Optimistic but Still not Hiring

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An annual study of small businesses indicates more optimism, but not enough optimism to add employees. That, according to Kathy Bromage, Senior Vice President of  Small Commercial Strategy with The Hartford. “67 percent of them said they had not hired anyone in the last 12 months and when we asked that question last year, 64 percent […]

One Dead In Two-Car Accident In Osage County

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The Kansas Highway Patrol confirms at least one person has died Monday morning in a two-vehicle collision in Osage County. The Kansas Department of Transportation and the Osage County Sheriff’s office says K-268 is closed east of K-368 by Pomona Lake this hour as authorities try to clear the accident scene.  There is a marked detour. […]