Thomas Whitlow of Kansas City must pay $17,521 in restitution in addition to his prison sentence.
Kansas Senators move to infuse money into the state's pension system.
The state House tabled a decision on softening pot penalties.
The Governor has new a operative with deep conservative credentials.
Topeka's Zoo black bear, 'Peek', brought a community together in an effort to save her legs and life.
Victim's sister believes someone's been helping the man who murdered her brother.
Registered drug offender, Dejuan L. Knight, has not informed the Topeka police of his whereabouts.
The cop was arrested after investigators interviewed his domestic partner.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces has ruled there's no proof that airman David Gutierrez's acts were likely to transmit HIV at swinger parties.
Two bills before the Kansas Legislature would allow hemp to be grown for research purposes and cannabis products would become […]
Lawrence Browning was known by neighborhood kids as "cookie man" because he often gave them treats when they visited.
Couple admits they hired undocumented workers for hotels in Overland Park and Kansas City, Missouri.
Hannah Belton clocked the best time in the race between runners in Liberal, Kansas and Olney, England, held each year before Lent.
The SCHD is offering classes to help you kick the habit.
Tips from the public helped authorities find a convicted drug offender.
The Kansas Highway Patrol will investigate a fatal accident in Kansas City, Kansas, where the driver of a tractor-trailer was crushed.
Andres Lara-Rodriguez died after he carjacked a pest control truck.
Investigators say the exact cause is still unclear. The building is total loss.
Steve Forbes, Chairman of Forbes Media, will present the first in a series of lectures this year at Kansas State University in Manhattan.
30-year old Dustin Walker will be re-tried on1st degree murder charges.
GigaPower will be available to homes and businesses in downtown KC and some suburbs
A suspect is dead following a police chase resulting from a carjacking in the Kansas City area.
Accused of 1st-degree murder, Kansas commune leader Daniel Perez, shifted blame to others in court Thursday.
KHP says driver of Ryder truck failed to yield at stop sign.
An explosive device was disarmed by officials early Monday morning.
One victim was released from the hospital, and the other two don’t have life-threatening injuries but are still hospitalized.
A man booked a lengthy cab ride online, but ended up taking the cab driver for a ride.
Topeka High School and their historical society are discussing ways to honor beloved coach and alumnus, Dean Smith.
Volunteers are gearing up for a free two-day dental clinic in Salina. The Kansas Mission of Mercy clinic will be […]
The name, “Dean Smith”, is trending at the top on Twitter, and aptly so. That’s where he spent the majority of […]
Andrew Farish, of the Johnson County town of Westwood, faces one count of second-degree murder in the death of Gerardo Jimenez.
The head lawyer for a man charged with murdering three people at Kansas City area Jewish sites has withdrawn from the case.
Game officials asks for help to find the shooter of the bald eagle, which was killed near Marion, Kansas.
The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Winter Weather Advisory, with snow accumulations and below-zero wind chills.
Zoo officials in Topeka patiently wait to see if new therapies will help their suffering Black Bear.
Toyota is partially blamed for a fatal 2006 crash; Jury says driver also bears responsibility.
Three people admitted to stealing thousands from an Excelsior Springs bank in November.
A Horton man has been arrested by the Jackson County, Kansas Sheriff's office and is being held on the rape of a child, kidnapping and more.
Before a background check, the Kansas Lottery Gaming Facility Review Board will have up to 60 days to recommend which of the 4 groups win the bid for a casino in the southeast part of the state.
Man refuses to submit to substance test; gets arrested at a fast food restaurant drive-thru, after he was found unconscious with 9 kids in his vehicle.
A close game until the end, the New England Patriots carve out the win at Super Bowl XLIX!
Heavy winds hampered firefighter's efforts at a duplex in Lawrence.
Snow and Ice caused problems for drivers around the region on Superbowl Sunday.
Attracting regional science and technology students to Kansas City is the goal of newly dedicated engineering center on UMKC campus.
Gov. Sam Brownback and his top aides can’t predict when Kansas will meet his stated goal of eliminating income taxes […]
Tamika Pledger of KCK, candidate for Wyandotte county board is jailed on $50,000 bond for hitting high school students with her car.
State Dems move to close loopholes after private email accounts were used for government business by the Governor's budget director.
Brownback suggests joining school funding with student performance at an Agri-Business Council Meeting in Wichita Friday.
Dr. Greg Rasmussen is recognized as a leading authority on the African Painted Dog and will give a presentation on his work at the Topeka Zoo Saturday, February 7th.
Automakers Toyota, Honda and Chrysler are recalling over 2 million vehicles.
Friends of the famed singer's daughter found her this morning and administered CPR.
A Wichita man gets jail sentence after foster-daughter perished in hot car.
Fire Officials are investigating the cause of Friday night's blaze that destroyed a Manhattan house
The former and current owners of a hunting guide company in Haven, Kansas, both provide exclusive statements to 580 WIBW regarding recent federal violations and sentences.
Two hunting guides working for Misting Morning Outfitters in Haven, Kansas, were sentenced after an undercover Federal investigation.
Payment arrangements were accepted by the State Revenue Department late Tuesday.
Police in New York have identified a girl whose body was found 35 years ago, as a missing Florida teenager.
Lawrence police detectives are looking for information on a stabbing the occurred early Sunday morning. A $1000 reward is being offered in this case.
24-year old Joseph DeRusse of Austin, Texas has been charged with kidnapping in federal court in Wichita; alleged to have kidnapped a woman in an effort to marry her.
British researchers want to release millions of genetically modified mosquitos in the Florida Keys in an effort to fight viral diseases.
A special prosecutor is taking a fresh look at the drowning of an Iowa suspect during transport by a Missouri Highway Patrol Boat.
A major obstacle to a proposed Kansas landfill has emerged, after months of debate.
A 69-year old woman died from injuries she sustained in an early Sunday morning fire at a Kansas City, Kansas apartment complex.
The Topeka school district is working with several historically black colleges and universities in Texas to make its teaching staff more diverse.
Three Kansas City teens are charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in the death of 14-year old Alexis Kane. Surveillance video showed her being beaten and shot.
A law student has filed for a seat on the Lawrence City Commission.
The average price of a regular gallon of gas dropped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.07, but it could soon rise.
British officials are reviewing security measures Sunday after a hoax caller pretending to be the director of the government's eavesdropping agency managed to get through to Prime Minister David Cameron on the phone.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says the snowstorm bearing down on the Northeast could be among the worst […]
A Firefighter in Garden City fell ill during a training session and later died at an area hospital after suffering a heart attack.
Garron T. Briggs was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison on $7.5-million drug-trafficking charges.
Federal regulators have cited a company for violations stemming from a deadly southeast Kansas fireworks explosion.
Michael Kern was a 13-year veteran with the Olathe Police Department.
The director of the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center says $3.9M is needed to avoid extreme cuts.
Topeka Sheriff Herman Jones has announced the appointment of Phil Blume to Undersheriff.
A Kansas City mother has been charged with waiting to get help for her burned baby.
One of the last of the men who played the rugged "Marlboro Man" for the cigarette brand, passed away in Riverton, Wyoming.
The trial has begun in Alaska for a man charged in the death of a Leawood, Kansas man.
7-month-old boy died in a drive-by shooting at his family's home.
The historic Fairfax bridge that connects Wyandotte and Platte counties will be no more as crews demolish the trusses on Friday.
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism stocks rainbow trout for winter fishing around the state.
The inauguration had been planned for the Statehouse steps
Half of all game wardens wear body cams; more funding needed.
No date has been set to release Kenneth Cook, convicted in 1992 of killing a man and removing his teeth and tattoos, who now has been granted parole.
A robbery suspect is in critical condition in St Louis, after being shot when he attempted to rob a Walgreen with a toy gun.
The increases, the companies say, will be to recover some of the costs of environmental upgrades at the LaCygne power plant.
A Topeka man has been arrested and charged for allegedly shooting at cars on U.S. Highway 75 near 94th St. Cory D. Huff is being held in Jackson County.
A 16 year old faces murder charges after a Wichita man was stabbed several times at his home Christmas Day.
Groups representing Kansas teachers, parents and school boards say a court ruling on education funding validates their arguments the state is underfunding schools.
Critics of the ET-Plus guardrail systems contend its design allows sections of metal to break off and run through vehicles that collide with the rails.
The top 5 Kansas news stories of 2014 include the hard fought U.S. Senate and governor races which ended up with the two incumbents being re-elected.
Sensitive people should restrict consumption of all types of locally-caught fish, from waters or species of fish not covered by an advisory to one meal per week because of mercury.
Alamo Drafthouse in Kansas City tweets it will play the Sony film on Christmas Day.
The two conferences will focus on issues like maintaining a healthy working environment, marketing and sales tax procedures.
Overland Park man one of 19 people to receive Carnegie Medal Monday.
Johnson County District Attorney Steve Howe is seeking the death penalty for 74-year-old Frazier Glenn Miller.
Rumors people angry over a 16-year-old's shooting death might seek retaliation prompt increased police presence at a Kansas high school.
Prairie Village wants to reduce use of plastic bags.
Lawyer for same-sex couples in a Kansas federal court are seeking an order to force the state to provide services and benefits to gay married couples.
Police are investigating the death of a woman shot in a Lowe's Home Improvement store parking lot in Kansas City, Kansas.