USD 501 is asking the public to help rank academic priorities for the next two school years.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Kansas Congressman Tim Huelskamp says there may not be a Senate vote before election day on the House-passed bill to stop the EPA from gaining control over farm ponds and ditches. “This has to do with areas that don’t have water — dry stream beds, road ditches, farm ponds where no self-respecting duck would even […]
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. […]
Chicanery. That’s what the head of the Kansas Democratic party calls the move by Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach, to deny the request of Senatorial candidate Chad Taylor – a Democrat – to withdraw from the race. 580 WIBW’s Liz Montaño spoke with Joan Wagnon by cell phone Friday morning. Click below to listen […]