Beasley won a $20,000 top prize playing a $2 Double Bonus Crossword instant scratch ticket he purchased yesterday at Lonestar Store 23 in Salina.
If you have questions about your taxes, log on to irs.gov or call them at 800-829-1040.
The artist and artwork that will represent the popular community fair will be revealed during a press conference Wednesday
Police are trying to sort through conflicting reports from witnesses at the scene of the incident
Two adults and a juvenile were taken to the hospital following the collision near Forbes Field
Donations are being collected for the town of Goodman, Missouri, which lost its only school in an April 5 tornado
For a look at the full report, go to the National Safety Council’s site at nsc.org/crashreport.
Clouds will stick around this morning, before a warm afternoon. We can’t rule out a thunderstorm, even with some possible wind and hail after dark tonight.
Police say the man approached the child, asking for help finding his lost dog
Gov. Sam Brownback signed the bill on Monday
The organizations will share $40,000 this year for their work in three different areas.
A hunter accidentally shot his brother and a friend after mistaking them for wild turkeys in southeast Kansas
Jalapeño powder used in select Frito-Lay products was pulled by the company’s supplier, prompting the voluntary recall
Caskey said he thinks people are conditioned to vote for Congress in the even years and special elections sometimes don’t get as much attention.
The body of a 64-year-old man was found last week in Emporia’s Jones Park
Topeka was one of more than 400 cities to host March for Science rallies in celebration of Earth Day
The first attempt at a single-rate plan was voted down 37-3 in the Senate.
Parents of children in the USD 501 district can pre-enroll their children for fall classes next week with the Welcome Center Assistance Program at Quinton Heights Elementary School, 2331 SW Topeka Blvd.
The House Appropriations and Senate Ways and Means committees will meet this week, ahead of the Legislature’s May 1 return to the Statehouse
Richard Myers is the 14th president in the university’s 154-year history
A Wind Advisory is in effect for Manhattan and points west.
Emenencio Lansdown was arrested Sunday morning after a five-hour standoff. He shot at police several times before surrendering.
Anyone with information relating to the shooting should call Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.
The Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office says NW Hoch Road has been shutdown Sunday night between NW 54th and 46th streets. The road, located just north of Silver Lake, is closed due to an insecure load on a trailer. Crews are working to clear the roadway.
Approximately ten percent of Kansas education money comes from the Federal government.
Children in northeast Kansas have an advocate in an organization called BACA which stands for Bikers Against Child Abuse. In its tenth year, BACA has helped hundreds of children and their families involved in abusive situations get the help that they need. As a protective measure, each member of the group goes by an alias. […]
The incident began when a student at Ross Elementary school told a school administrator they had witnessed a subject with a firearm by a vehicle across from the school.
The relative success of James Thompson in the much more conservative 4th district combined with a strong showing by Hillary Clinton in 2016 makes the thought of a run attractive to some potential Democratic candidates who may never have run for office before.
Casey Eaton was found shot to death in her car, her sister – Pamela Butler – was kidnapped and murdered in 1999
The filing deadline for local school board elections is June 1st. Newly elected members will take office on the second Monday in January of 2018.
A wet Friday ahead. Some areas could see up to an inch of accumulation by the time it all wraps up Saturday.
The verdict came after a defense witness testified the 13-year-old girl bragged about having sex with her alleged attacker
The child’s mother told police she brought it to the hospital because it was acting “odd” and “erratic”
45-year-old Kristina Hansel was also ordered to pay more than $480,000 in restitution
Many college students are facing the realization that they will soon be moving back home for the summer.
If you have any questions, you can go to IRS.gov for more information or call 800-829-1040 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays.
An arts and entertainment tradition is happening once again in Salina at the Smoky Hill River Festival in Oakdale Park, June 8 – June 11
Fifty in any individual measure or in the entire metric is below growth neutral.
The most recent Powerball winner in Kansas was a winner in Johnson County of $50 million on December 19, 2012.
37-year-old Staff Sgt. Garett Michael Swift went missing from his unit Tuesday night. He was found a day later in Manhattan.
Rain ends this morning, but will return on Friday.
Investigators think the fire was caused by the careless use of an aromatic device
A suspect is in custody following a threat posted on social media
The spill occurred near 45th & Burlingame in SW Topeka
Over half of the abortions performed were done using mifepristone, also known as RU-486. Nearly two thirds were at less than nine weeks gestation.
Poetry Unites Kansas invites participants to explain in 600 words why their favorite poem is important to them, including its impact on their life and background as a Kansan.
Given the scope of the issue related to the potential change of ownership of St. Francis Hospital in Topeka, the insurance commissioner’s office is looking at it closely.
Rachael Hilyard tried to sneak the pipe into the jail when she was arrested in the killing of a 63-year-old woman
This means new leadership for each of the three largest school districts in Kansas will begin with the 2017-2018 school year.
The teens, aged 14 and 17, were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries
The bill will use $291M in internal government borrowing to avoid short-term cuts in aid to public schools, social services and other programs
Sunny, warm and muggy today. We could see some wind and hail tonight if thunderstorms hang together long enough.
The City of Moundridge will follow its Emergency Water Plan to notify customers after a system failure and will keep the public informed until the boil order is rescinded.
Police say the victims arrived at a local hospital suffering from non-life threatening gunshot wounds
Confirming widespread speculation, it was announced Tuesday that if a buyer for Topeka’s St. Francis Health Care was not found by the end of April, the hospital would be closed. According to a news release from Denver-based SCL Health, the company would cease operating the hospital this summer “with or without another operator.” SCL Health […]
Kobach’s office was ordered to produce the two identified documents with extensive redactions to limit the scope of what is released to that which is relevant to the case by the 19th.
Six-year-old Kranston Haehn was left paralyzed after a January 2016 collision
LaTurner plans to run for a full term in the office in the 2018 election.
The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is waiting for an autopsy before they confirm the body was that of 24-year-old Tyler Gibson
Kansans have an opportunity to participate in Earth Day festivities across the state during the fourth annual “Keep It Clean Kansas” state park cleanup event this Saturday, April 22nd, from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m. Bill Bider, Bureau of Waste Management director, says that volunteers will spend the morning clearing trash from several state parks. […]
Gov. Brownback issued the statement following a meeting with the CEO of SCL Health
Scammers are targeting tax payers ahead of the filing deadline
A U.S. Magistrate judge ruled documents Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach are “unquestionably relevant” to a voter lawsuit
Allegations have been made that SCL Health, which owns St. Francis, is allowing the hospital to close in order to move charitable funds out of Kansas
Clouds today will most likely not bring rain to the capital city. There may be some rain in the counties along the Nebraska border.
Former Health Resource Center director Robert Downs lost his job over allegations that he and a female employee exchanged sexually-charged texts
Police say the victim felt pain and fell to the ground, but did not initially know she was struck by a bullet.
The Kansas City Star reports 25-year-old Alyssa Jo Staats was sentenced Monday six months of “shock time” in jail as a condition of a two-year probation sentence.
Rainfall in central and eastern Kansas is greening pastures and helping winter wheat, but is delaying corn planting.
A candlelight vigil will be held at the hospital at 8 p.m. Monday
A federal judge has ordered Kansas’ top elections official to turn over a proposed changes to federal voting rights laws that he took to a meeting with President Donald Trump.
Ron Estes will be sworn in as the United States Representative from Kansas’ 4th Congressional District on April 25th.
Shaner, Bishop and Avondale West elementary students will combine to form Jardine Academy beginning this fall.
A political science professor from Washburn University says that the President is using Twitter in a way no other politician has before.
The State Board of Canvassers will meet April 24 to confirm the election results
Topeka Zoo Educator Rachael Rost is preparing for a 10-day expedition to the Galapagos Islands. Rost will visit the islands in September after being selected by National Geographic and Lindblad Expeditions as a 2017 Grosvenor Teacher Fellow. The trip is meant to give Rost hands-on professional development, which will further enhance her community engagement and education […]
A group will meet this week to revise a pessimistic revenue forecast that indicates Kansas will come up more than $1B short over the next 2 years
Washburn University says security improvements are too expensive, so the board of regents approved tighter regulations
The crash involved a pickup hauling a camper, 2 semi trucks and subcompact car
Partly sunny and seasonable Monday, with slight chances of rain slipping in Tuesday.
Jaered Long was 16 when he stabbed his grandmother to death with a bread knife
Allen Thomas Schroeder, Jr., is accused of attacking Officer Lacy Noll with a handmade weapon
All the products used in the home of the future are available today, it’s just a matter of how smart you want your home to be and how connected you want to be.
If you owe taxes, the deadline to pay those is still the same as the filing deadline.
Investigators think two of the victims were shooting at each other inside a home
Authorities say the suspects severely beat the woman while robbing an antiques store
Eddie Nunez attacked an officer in 2015 while serving time for second-degree murder
The warden at Lansing state prison told employees relocation efforts were “underway”
The boy was running alongside the SUV on a gravel road near Beloit
Police say the drivers have given conflicting reports of the crash
An off and on wet weekend is ahead, with a chance at severe weather Saturday.
Davis expects to make a formal announcement after spending a few months talking to voters
The vast majority of vacancies have been filled for next year already, or if they have not been by now, then the district is looking for an interim solution.
The owner of Amused Gallery & Gifts has released footage of a man stealing from her business
Rice County Communications is advising the public to stay away from the area and let the units do their job.
Health warnings were issued for two Nebraska counties this week and the state is considering legal action against Kansas
The suspect shot at officers in a patrol car that can track fleeing vehicles via GPS
Residents escaped uninjured, but the fire displaced four adults and one child
At least one bullet struck an apartment when the suspect fired several shots during the domestic dispute
Patrick Miller says Ron Estes actual appeal to a lot of Republican voters has not necessarily been tested.