Grand Jury Indicts Kansas Man in Fort Riley Bomb Plot


A federal grand jury has handed down a three-count indictment charging a 20-year-old Kansas man with trying to carry out a suicide attack at Fort Riley. Prosecutors say John T. Booker Jr. of Topeka was arrested Friday while trying to arm what he thought was a 1,000-pound bomb inside a van near the Army post an hour west of […]

Defense Highlights Washburn Spring Scrimmage

WU spring photo

The Washburn Ichabods had a disappointing 2014 season as they finished 4-7.  The preparation for 2015 started once the 2014 season came to a close. The Ichabods held their annual spring scrimmage on Saturday, April 11th at Yager Stadium.  The spring scrimmage had the offense run 62 plays in which the offense struggled and the […]

21-year-old Man To Be Tried In Drug-related Topeka Killing


A 21-year-old northeast Kansas man will stand trial in October in the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old man. A Shawnee County judge determined Friday there was enough evidence for Kelsey Lee Fairchild, of Overbrook, to be tried for first-degree murder in the killing of Colton Chad Christenson. The judge also certified Fairchild to be tried […]