The biggest factor was the drop in motor fuel prices.
Overall federal drug trafficking cases dropped by 6 percent in FY 2014.
King Phillip Amman Reu-El, formerly Phillip Cheatham Jr, was convicted and sentenced to death in the murders of two women.
Contact with a power line is blamed.
Hearings are scheduled Wednesday and Thursday.
Police say the victim and suspect knew each other.
Students were evacuated to a nearby church.
The Mid-America Business Conditions Index climbed .4 last month.
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback will be the keynote speaker Feb. 3, 2015.
CDC says it's the worst season for flu in nine years.
Emergency vehicles were swarmed around the White House.
Auburn Apple Market has announced closing
33 year old inmate claims having sexual relationship with former officer.
Jenkins called the speech a 'missed opportunity'.
Authorities say there were no injuries.
Person hospitalized after crashing into a pole.
Food, shelter and medical costs were up; motor fuel prices dropped.
Monetary awards help victims pay expenses resulting from crimes.
Traffic is being rerouted at K39 and 400 and K39 and 75.
Manager H.R. Cook says the money will also be used for acquiring events.
Kirk Sexton faces up to 20 years behind bars.
The Act would assist unpaid caregivers in KS.
Drifting of virus causes flu shots to be less effective.
Several schools delay class start times.
Tackling school funding to be priority in upcoming legislative session.
Districts call off classes due to cold
Two programs will provide services for some suffering from mental illness.
Dang Sean was sentenced for killing a man by injecting him with a lethal dose of methamphetamine
Suspect charged with aggravated battery.
On-line e-commerce company Sock Panda stops in Topeka Friday.
Worldwide web could make or break political candidates
Report says Lawrence is the fifth most educated city in the country.
Immigrant steals identity; fools American courts.
Grocery prices weren't the shocker of a Topeka woman's shopping trip.
Fall college enrollment is up in Kansas.
The Justice Department says it hopes the new policy being announced Monday can be a model for local police departments.
The ATF is offering a 10k reward for information leading to an arrest in an intentional church fire.
There's a vacancy on the Kansas Court of Appeals.
A face-off over the state budget deficit in Topeka Thursdsay.
The Kansas Supreme Court denies request of a murder suspect to disqualify the Douglas County District Attorney's Office from his case.
The University of Kansas Senate Executive Committee's settled on a response procedure when faculty, staff and student employees are accused of improperly using social media.
President Barack Obama wants police officers to wear body cameras to record events like the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.
The FBI says the incident isn't directly related to the Ferguson protests.
Kansas legislators and Gov. Sam Brownback have approved settlement of a lawsuit filed on behalf of a former Kansas State University football player who hanged himself at Larned State Hospital.
The Environmental Protection Agency's expected to announce a plan today tightening the amount of a smog-forming pollutant in the air.
A Topeka man whose capital murder conviction was overturned by the Kansas Supreme Court because of ineffective counsel has petitioned a Shawnee County court to change his name.
A 36-year-old woman who had been sexually assaulted and set on fire died Saturday morning.
Police say a 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a fake gun at a Cleveland recreation center was shot and wounded by a responding officer.
An Associated Press video journalist and a freelance Palestinian translator were killed in an explosion on the Gaza Strip.
Topeka Firefighters respond to two structure fires Friday.
Topeka utilities superintendent Don Rankin's no longer an employee of the city.
Two people were taken to Topeka hospitals after a four-vehicle crash Friday on I-70 just west of Maple Hill.
About 170 Kansas National Guard Soldiers will deploy to West Africa next spring.
The Library of Congress continues to expand the largest oral history program in the nation.
The United Way of Greater Topeka is gearing up for the annual Christmas Bureau. Communications Director Mike McLaughlin said not only […]
Premature birth rates are down in Kansas.
Firefighters battle a structure fire at 715 SW 12th Street in Topeka.
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 […]
An annual study of small businesses indicates more optimism, but not enough optimism to add employees. That, according to Kathy […]
Just how would Independent Senate Candidate Greg Orman caucus if there were a split vote in the Senate...50 Republicans and 49 Dems - which would equal 50 with VP Joe Biden's vote?
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is accepting entries for its Green Teams Photo Contest.
The crime allegedly happened while 45-year-old Ryan White served as the treasurer of the Soldier Ball Association from 2012 through 2013.
Two people were injured in a three-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon which shut down US-24 Highway at Soldier Creek Bridge.
The Democratic nominee for Kansas insurance commissioner is deriding a proposed multi-state health care compact that would give the state control of Medicare within its borders.
Kansas authorities are searching for a man who they say led officers on a chase that reached speeds of more than 100 mph.
The Kansas Department of Transportation is hoping you'll help the agency make a big noise through social media this Friday, by way of a 'thunderclap'.
Topeka police had to deal with a series of bogus bomb threats in the Capital City late Monday.
State Budget Director Shawn Sullivan says federal tax law has impacted state collections in recent months.
An Ellsworth woman is sentenced to two years and eight months in prison after her 13-month-old daughter died from ingesting morphine.
Federal health officials confirm a patient being treated at a Dallas hospital has tested positive for Ebola.
Ichabod Unleashed is the theme for Washburn University's homecoming coloring contest.
Senior volunteers from Shawnee and Douglas Counties are honored at a breakfast Tuesday morning at Topeka's Gage Shelter House.
Fire broke out at an apartment building near Downtown Topeka Monday night.
Bob Dole, Mitt Romney and John McCain heads for Kansas to campaign for Pat Roberts.
Kansas Congressman Tim Huelskamp says there may not be a Senate vote before election day on the House-passed bill to […]
Experts say it will cost more to keep our homes warm this winter.
The Kansas Highway Patrol confirms at least one person has died Monday morning in a two-vehicle collision in Osage County. […]
The nation pauses to remember the anniversary of the September 11 terror attacks.
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is launching a new campaign in conjunction with September being Suicide Prevention Month.
The Kansas State Fair was the site Saturday of the first match up of the political season between Senator Pat Roberts and challenger Greg Orman.
Chicanery. That’s what the head of the Kansas Democratic party calls the move by Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach, […]
A first-of-its-kind drug for heart failure that cut the chances of death or hospitalization
Franklin County District Court Judge Eric Godderz ruled Friday statements from a 29-year-old suspected in the murder of four people can be used during his trial.
A former suburban Kansas City technology director faces prison time and fines totaling 1.5 million dollars if found guilty of selling […]
A northeast Kansas man found hiding under a bed is found guilty of criminal trespass and other charges.
A Jackson County judge affirms a $1.1 million award against the Catholic Diocese of Kansas City and St. Joseph for violating sexual abuse settlement.
CDC works with Kansas and Missouri Health Departments on virus striking KC area infants.
Lenexa Based on-line university fighting to get award for Topeka author of GI Bill
World Health Organization says extreme measures should be taken globally to stop Ebola.
Obama scheduled to sign Veteran's Health Care Bill today.
Andrew Howell says voter turnout wasn't far off 25% prediction.
Concern’s growing over Ebola. A New Jersey man who’d recently travelled to Africa sought medical treatment Tuesday for potential symptoms […]
The Former Speaker of the Kansas House doesn’t expect any major surprises in any of the big races during today’s […]
Shawnee County Election Commissioner Andrew Howell’s predicting a locally higher voter turnout for Tuesday’s primary than the prediction for the […]
Despite some interesting primary races, especially a U.S. Senate seat and a Congressional race between an incumbent and a former […]
If you need voter information, there’s now an app for that. Secretary of State Kris Kobach’s office on Wednesday announced […]
A snapshot of the economy’s due out today. The government’s expected to release its first estimate of how much the gross […]
Funding U.S. highways is expected to be a priority in Washington D.C. today. The Senate plans to consider legislation to […]
House and Senate negotiators are sympatico on a compromise plan to fix a blemished veterans’ health program. A recent White […]
Fast-food employees are demanding higher wages