A generally dry week, with the exception of Tuesday night into Wednesday. Some storms in Central Kansas could be severe Tuesday night.
One person remains hospitalized a few days after a chemical spill sent a noxious chemical cloud over a northeast Kansas town
The Election Office is open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday this week at 3420 SW Van Buren Street in Topeka.
QB Alex Smith WR Tyreek Hill RB Spencer Ware Alex Smith threw two touchdown passes in another efficient outing, Daniel Sorensen returned an interception of Drew Brees for another touchdown and the Kansas City Chiefs held off the mistake-prone New Orleans Saints 27-21 on Sunday. Spencer Ware ran for 77 yards to go with […]
Kansas Head Coach David Beaty After a quick start and a season-high passing performance by redshirt junior Montell Cozart, Kansas lost its momentum in the second half as Oklahoma State was able to break away and record a 44-20 win on Saturday afternoon inside Memorial Stadium. Cozart orchestrated the offense to 454 yards […]
U.S. Magistrate Judge Gwynne Birzer ruled that Patrick Stein would remain in jail while he awaits trial.
Democrats believe Republican U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder is vulnerable in his suburban Kansas City district because Donald Trump and the state’s GOP governor are seen as unpopular there.
12 Kansas counties will receive federal aid after storms brought widespread damage and flooding
Creighton University’s Rural Main Street index is at its lowest level since April of 2009 at 31.8.
A program to help Kansans keep the heat on starts November 1st.
Schools and other buildings in the city were evacuated for more than two hours
Over the year, Kansas lost 5,900 seasonally adjusted total nonfarm jobs. Kansas lost 6,300 private sector jobs since September 2015.
Kansas Sen. Jerry Moran is saying that he’ll accept this year’s election results and will encourage all candidates for office to do the same
New DNA collection and testing technology prompted investigators to reopen the nearly 30-year-old cold case
The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries
Temperatures will warm up, and the weekend looks dry.
A former pastor is accused of trying to choke a 4-month-old baby he didn’t know at a Kansas City-area Wal-Mart
No injuries or damages were reported in the quake
The man admitted to child endangerment after a 2-year-old ended up with an octopus lodged in his throat
Democrat Patrick Weisner believes that the process the Federal government is using right now to fund itself needs to change.
Miller isn’t even sure that the vitriol has to do with the candidates themselves.
The suspect was arrested by federal agents at a bus station in Bluefield, WV
Austin Tillman, Akhmad Abdul Razzaq, Bryce Chavis and Mike Miller preview the upcoming game against the Mules.
Three members of a militia group called the Crusaders were charged with conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction
Sprinkles will be possible through around noon, then cool and pretty for the rest of the work week.
Kansas AG Derek Schmidt withdrew a court brief citing the Dred Scott decision to support state’s stance on abortions
U.S. Justice Department officials say Kathleen Stegman diverted hundreds of thousands of dollars from her company, Midwest Medical Aesthetics, for her personal use
The Kansas Highway patrol has confirmed at least one person is dead, and another was taken to the hospital.
Republican Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback talks elections, school funding and more during this exclusive interview
Medications will be accepted at drop-off sites across the state from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. To find a location, go to inyourcornerkansas.com.
Andrew Blair will spend more than a year in prison and 2 years probation for his role in a plot to bomb Fort Riley
Northwest was the unanimous pick to win the league with Washburn coming in second.
Cuts to Family Service and Guidance Center’s funding in the past year make this fundraiser even more important than it has been in the past.
Bystanders subdued and held the suspect until police arrived
Haskell President Venida Chenault was accused of nepotism for supervising her son while he served as acting dean of students
St. Francis Hospital staff called police after the victim arrived by private vehicle
Police received several reports of gunshots from Topeka’s Elmhurst neighborhood
A warming trend begins Friday with a dry weekend.
The Smithsonian has started a Kickstarter fundraising drive to repair the iconic slippers from 1939’s “The Wizard of Oz”
Generic mailers are just sent to households with registered voters, because sending to every individual would cost more than twice as much.
The 32-year-old Holton woman is held on $100,000 bond
Donald Trump is pulling money from swing states, while Clinton is sinking money into states long thought red, like Texas.
Early completion means no more overnight closures for the busy SW Topeka street
The former Johnson County elections commissioner is accused of having an inner-office affair and misusing public funds
While he doesn’t mount up often these day, actually never has too much, Charley Green is a cowboy at heart. “I’ve always loved the ‘cowboy way,’ and have many acquaintances who are cowboys,” admitted Green, known over a wide area and headquartering now at Overland Park. With a long list of leadership entrepreneurships, Green is […]
“Don Williams” is coming to Tonganoxie. Well, not really, but there’ll sure be the feeling and the distinct sounds of his music. “Rusty Rierson, an up and coming country music entertainer, will present a Don Williams Tribute Concert, Friday evening, Oct. 21, at The Jewell On Main in Tonganoxie,” announced Charley Green of Diamond Jubilee […]
The former guard at Leavenworth took money from inmates for tobacco
Several people were arrested on trafficking charges during an FBI-led investigation in NE Kansas and Kansas City
Only one slight chance of rain in the next few days, and that’s overnight Wednesday into Thursday.
Monday’s fire marks the third suspected arson in the mobile home park in six months
Listen to Bob Bowlsby and David Boren explain why the Big 12 did not expand to 12 or 14 teams.
Kansas average is at $2.09 a gallon. The national average is $2.24. Kansas ranks eighth-lowest among the states.
In addition to immigration, the issue that Kobach has given his expert opinion to the Trump campaign about, he’d like to hear more about potential judges.
Shawn Sullivan doesn’t know where the state would find the money if the Kansas Supreme Court comes back and mandates an amount of funding to make schools adequate.
The suspect is believed to be headed to Kansas and authorities say the child is in imminent danger
Three men accused of plotting to attack Somali immigrants in western Kansas have appeared in court and been appointed lawyers.
A second Hutchinson prison inmate has pleaded guilty to helping smuggle cellphones into the prison. Bryant Colbert pleaded guilty Friday to trafficking contraband in a correctional facility and conspiracy to traffic contraband. He’s scheduled to be sentenced November 18. The Hutchinson News reports another inmate, Kevin Wilson, and a former food service worker, Janet Gutierrez, […]
The fire in southwest Topeka caused at least $18,000 in damages
The record high for Topeka today is 90 set back in 1991.
The clean slate day was supposed to last until 3:30 Friday, but staff stayed until 6 p.m. to help people out.
Chiefs hold Raiders offense to season low.
Hillary Clinton on Saturday called the plot “highly disturbing” and “an affront to all Americans.”
Democrats and moderate Republicans have boosted their campaigns for the Kansas Legislature.
A second Hutchinson prison inmate has pleaded guilty to helping smuggle cellphones into the prison. Bryant Colbert pleaded guilty Friday to trafficking contraband in a correctional facility and conspiracy to traffic contraband. He’s scheduled to be sentenced Nov. 18. Another inmate, Kevin Wilson, and a former food service worker, Janet Gutierrez, both previously entered pleas […]
Kansas voters next month will decide the fate of a proposed amendment.
A former worker for a Kansas foster care and family preservation contractor has been sentenced to three years of probation for having sex with a 16-year-old foster child. 32-year-old Bridgett Martinez, of Bel Aire, was sentenced Wednesday in Sedgwick County for one count of unlawful sexual relations. She could go to prison for two years […]
The Kansas secretary of state wants a federal court to set aside a default judgment against him for failing to file a timely response to a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a state law requiring prospective voters to prove they are U.S. citizens. A federal court clerk earlier this week entered Secretary of State Kris […]
The men belonged to a small militant group called “The Crusaders”
The owners of NOTO’s Norsemen Brewing Company joined the WIBW News Now at Noon show to talk about their grand opening celebration
You can use either the Federal form or the State form to register.
A container with a HazMat sticker was found Friday morning in downtown Topeka
We have one more cool day today before a weekend warmup.
An agreement reached with the Missouri Public Service Commission will protect customers from any negative impacts from the merger
Clinton’s comments were revealed by WikiLeaks in a hack of the Clinton campaign chairman’s personal account
Four Kansas children have died in accidental shootings since January 2014, including the 3-year-old son of a sheriff’s deputy
Three people were taken to local hospitals.
The Jayhawks held their annual basketball media day on Thursday. The Hawks were picked by the league to win their 13th straight title.
Starting Sunday night, parts of Wanamaker will be closed from 9 p.m. – 7 a.m.
The truck hit a person walking along the Oakland Expressway
The season 12 premiere starts at 8 p.m. at Liberty Hall in Lawrence
The Jayhawks are picked to win the 2016-2017 Big 12 conference slate.
The students were admitted through an alternative process after failing to meet the school’s new and tougher standards
The owner and publisher of “seveneightfive magazine” speaks out over similarities between bridal magazine title
The deputy from Sedgwick County was booked into jail on Wednesday
The head of the nation’s second-largest bank stepped down amidst a a scandal over sales practices
The House Republican campaign organization is airing an ad for a House candidate that is premised on Trump losing to Hillary Clinton
A move by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach to allow the state to enforce its proof-of-citizenship requirement for some new voters has prompted another attempt to block him
Both suspects are being held on $1 million bond
To see the specifics on the numbers, go to the Kansas Center For Economic Growth’s website at realprosperityks.com.
The officers were on patrol in North Topeka when they saw the suspect attack and rob his victim
There are several changes that you can make starting October 15th.
“An explosion is set for Baldwin City.” However, it’ll be in a good sense of the word as the Douglas County community’s population swells, seemingly almost like there’s been a detonation. “We anticipate attendance of nearly 40,000 people for this year’s Maple Leaf Festival,” clarified Kelley Elliott , promotions chairperson. While Baldwin City has about […]
If the judgment against Sec. of State Kobach stands, it would entirely strike down the state’s proof-of-citizenship requirement
The Cherryvale Police Dept., are taking an interesting approach in the hunt for a meth user
The 22-year-old woman admitted she tried to hide the gun her boyfriend used in the fatal shooting of a teenage girl
The 28-year-old victim died after being taken to an area hospital
The Kansas attorney general says KU can’t ban guns from buildings containing explosive materials
The GOP-dominated Legislature’s top seven leaders decided Tuesday to budget for an additional 10 days in session for 2017
A tax exemption enabling business owners to pay no state tax on business income is a boon to many Kansas lawmakers
Post includes an audio interview with Kansas Department of Revenue Director of Central Office Operations Lisa Kaspar