Sheriff Herman Jones says “the law is the law”.
Authorities say a pickup truck has struck and killed a toddler in the Kansas City suburb of Olathe.
State auditors say the Kansas DCF is struggling to adequately oversee private foster care contractors, putting children in the system at risk.
Topeka Police need your help identifying a person of interest in the death of Curt Cochran
Success breeds success, and the Western action at Circleville is living proof. Circleville’s always been kind of “a horsey community.” With annual horse shows, “raceos,” occasional team roping jackpots, and the like, the Circleville Saddle Arena has hosted horse events for decades. Then, the active Circleville Saddle Club decided to have a full fledged rodeo. […]
Blake Shelton will be in Kansas City for a free show tonight
Kansas budget director responded to Tuesday’s action
The baby continues to receive medical care for injuries as a hospital outpatient
Officials say a campaign to prevent teen smoking in Kansas City is progressing faster than expected.
One man has entered a plea in the mistaken-identity shooting death of a Salina girl while another is seeking to withdraw his plea
A Texas man whose life was ruined by a convicted child sex offender who stole his identity has seen his impostor sentenced in a federal courtroom in Kansas.
The Kansas Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident on Highway 75 north of Topeka.
State “campaign sign” laws raise questions for two Kansas officials.
Officials say the sugarcane aphid has returned to Kansas
The celebration is planned for Saturday for the $21.7 million donor-funded DeBruce Center
The Kansas Supreme Court has affirmed the death penalty conviction of Scott Cheever.
A southern Kansas man has been convicted in the 2014 death and sexual assault of 100-year-old woman
Chief Gordon Ramsey will have to reschule his invite to the White House because he’s officiating a wedding
A prosecutor says bond has been set at $10 million for a man charged with capital murder in the death of a Kansas City, Kan., police officer. Wyandotte County District Attorney Jerome Gorman announced Jamaal Lewis’ bond amount Thursday after saying that the 20-year-old Lewis fired the shots that caused police Capt. Robert Melton’s death […]
A Sedgwick County woman seeking to regain custody of her kids claims a state caseworker demanded sexually-charged photos
The driver is still at large.
Kansas is one of eight states included in the voluntary recall
WIBW News Now will live stream tonight’s debate at Facebook.com/WIBWNews
The Kansas City Royals are making a stop in Washington D.C. today, to visit with President Obama. Mr. Obama invited the team after their World Series win. Watch LIVE:
26-year-old Juan Salas-Rueda was sentenced to five years in prison for one count of aggravated robbery
Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputies made the arrests while serving search warrants on two homes
Louisburg Republican Jene Vickrey is pushing to replace House Speaker Ray Merrick
Curtis Ayers is charged with capital murder in the May shooting death of KCK Det. Brad Lancaster
Amidst the “general disappointment” felt by the state’s GOP chairman, one delegate from Wichita says Cruz showed “true leadership”
The 39-year-old man led police on a high-speed chase with a toddler in the vehicle
Kansas delegates say they don’t believe the sometimes harsh comments at the Republican National Convention about Hillary Clinton will turn off voters
Capt. Robert Melton was expecting his fourth child this winter
The course will highlight the challenges faced by police officers while in the line of duty
Researchers at the university are using live streaming video from the national park in Alaska for the study
The temporary regulation would create two-tier voting for the 2016 election cycle in Kansas
The 81-year-old woman went has been missing since July 15 and may be driving through Kansas
The girlfriend of a man behind a mass shooting in Hesston, Kan., had previously pleaded not guilty to weapons charges related to the incident
Trump on Tuesday night cemented himself has the Republican nominee for president
The baby’s parents were arrested on July 15 in Jefferson County on unrelated charges
The class-action lawsuit filed Tuesday in Shawnee County District Court comes a week after a state board approved the temporary measure
Police say the suspect is considered armed and dangerous
A Police Officer in Kansas City, Kansas has been shot.
The Center for Hope and Healing will offer individual and group support for those coping with a loved one’s death
Bell is survived by his wife of 56 years, his son and daughter-in-law, a sister, five granddaughters and six great-grandchildren
Austin McWilliams was struck while sitting on a bridge near Quenemo
Within the first ten minutes of a vehicle’s door being closed, the outdoor temperature and the inside of a vehicle can differ by as much as twenty degrees.
Gruver credits the strong police presence in Wichita for keeping the protesters where they need to be thus far.
A former tribal casino employee has been sentenced to five years of federal probation for embezzlement in a scheme involving fake “players cards” at a northeast Kansas casino
“Grab your hat and put on your spurs, let’s rodeo.” That’s the special welcome from Deb Dillner in announcing the sixth annual Jackson County Rodeo this weekend. “Presented by the Jackson County Fair Association, this year’s rodeo will be Friday and Saturday evenings, July 22-23, at the Northeast Kansas Heritage Complex, located at Highway […]
The best in rodeo is coming to Manhattan, according to Steve Frazier, promotions coordinator and arena director for the 41th annual edition of the Kaw Valley Rodeo. “Again sanctioned by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, performances will begin at 8 o’clock, Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings, July 21, 22, 23, at Wells Arena in […]
The 25-year-old Dodge City woman admitted to making videos of herself engaged in sex acts with a child under 5
The 23-year-old could spend up to five years in federal prison for taking part in a prostitution operation that spanned seven states
Five people are injured after a tractor-trailer struck an all-terrain vehicle in western Kansas
The 25-year-old inmate escaped on his first day on the community work crew project
A Kansas woman gave birth last month to twins – her third set of twins in just over two years
The Firefighters Club 83 PAC joined the Fraternal Order of Police in supporting the opponent to incumbent Sheriff Herman Jones
No injuries were reported in a fire at Fairlawn Green Apartments that displaced 7 Topeka families
Only nine of the state’s GOP delegates are bound to vote for Donald Trump at this week’s Republican National Convention
Authorities have identified a 61-year-old man killed when the gyrocopter he was in crashed in southern Kansas
The plan would make drunken bicycling a misdemeanor.
A feature film written by a Kansas City area native has been awarded Kansas City’s first $60,000 rebate under a new incentive program
51-year-old Kay Tee will spend up to a year and a half for prostitution charges
The suspect vehicle has been tracked in Oklahoma and may be headed to Colorado.
A spokesperson for Topeka police confirmed Ford’s arrest
The “Over the Moon: A Star is Born” baby fair will be at Topeka’s St. Francis Health on Saturday
The current Valley Falls police chief and Jefferson Co. sheriff candidate is accused of requesting criminal history info without a legitimate need
The settlement is contingent on approval by the State Finance Council, which is comprised of legislative leaders and the governor
The man is suing Westar Energy and Great Plains Energy over the $12,2 billion sale
The 26-year-old took part in six armed robberies that saw two victims shot and wounded
Doug Herrman was convicted of receiving adoption subsidies for years after his son went missing in 1999
The Topeka Police Department was called out, and they met the challenge head on.
The appeal hearing could affect the voting rights of thousands of voters in Kansas and other states
The soldier was found dead July 8 after what appeared to be a motorcycle accident
Jay Preston is jailed on $500,000 bond for felony aggravated indecent liberties with a child
The shooter who killed five Dallas police officers received an honorable discharge from the Army after he was accused of sexually harassing a fellow soldier
The detective was processing evidence when he opened a plastic bag and was overcome by a strong smell
The suspect is described as a white man in his 30s or 40s
The victim suffered a critical, but non-life threatening gunshot wound to the stomach
The Kansas Bureau of Investigation canceled the 2-state search for the missing boy.
The U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington D.C. will hear arguments on voting rights cases for 3 states, including Kansas, within weeks
“There’s a deep hearted lifelong love for rodeo.” That’s the simplest way to describe Brylen Dees, 14-year-old bull rider, and Shayla Dees, 13-year-old pole bender, all-around cowgirl. “They sure didn’t get their drive for the sport from me or their dad. Neither of us was ever involved in rodeo, until our kids became interested” evaluated […]
The wrongful-death lawsuit was filed Monday in Jackson County on behalf of Kyle Van Winkle’s widow and his son
Topeka families pull together to make sure no one leaves the Fiesta Mexicana hungry
The 14-year-old boy was sentenced to nearly 4 years in juvenile detention for a pipe bomb plot
The Kansas governor is disputing a lawsuit filed by three district judges over a vacancy on the bench
Kansas Dems are considering backing Greg Orman, who ran as an independent 2 years ago, as a potential Senate candidate
State troopers blocked the group of about 400 people from marching onto I-135
The Kansas foster care system is among the topics that legislative committees plan to study before the start of the 2017 session
The Disability Rights Center wants Kansas to layout a “realistic plan” for the Medicaid backlog
The city is looking into $1.5 million in spending cuts ahead of the coming property-tax lid
The former longtime leader of Hutchinson Community College is challenging one of the top Republican leaders of the Kansas Senate in the upcoming primary election
Brett Kell is one of three democrats vying for the 58th House District
A makeshift trailer and flashing colored lights set the seemingly-perfect stage for a true cowboy concert. It was the 30th anniversary of the Santa Fe Trail Ranch Rodeo, first performance concluded. Crowd swelling to nearly a thousand turned around in bleachers, unfolded lawn chairs and majority stood on the lawn. Ned LeDoux entertained with […]
Texas ‘Backflip’ Feature For Kansas’ Largest Open Rodeo At Junction City Western entertainment at its very best is set for Junction City Thursday and Friday evening. “Backflip” Johnny Dudley will be star attraction of the 23rd annual Junction City Rodeo, July 15-16, at the Geary County Fairgrounds, 1025 South Spring Valley Road, Junction City,” announced […]
Harvest the old fashioned way will be demonstrated as highlight of the 40th annual Meriden Threshing Show this weekend. “Threshing will be featured, but we have a full schedule of activities Friday through Sunday, July 25-16-17, at the Meriden Antique Engine and Threshers Association grounds just east of town on Highway K-4,” according to Jess […]
Ice cream and birthday cake are being pulled off of grocer’s shelves across the state
The 19-year-old suspect is one of three men wanted for robbing three people and killing a dog
The imprisoned transgender soldier tweeted that she’s OK following a suicide attempt last week
Brownback says the new center shouldn’t affect the five existing Amazon facilities in Kansas
An 8 a.m. meeting in Topeka over state and local voting rules wasn’t announced until Monday afternoon