The budget provision means no one who qualifies for a government farm loan will be denied in the next four months
The Associated Press picks the top 5 stories for Kansas in 2016
The body was found on Christmas by people rummaging through the dumpster
The Capital City is looking at sunshine with a high in the 50’s
Nicholas Corbin and his girlfriend were convicted of murdering their son by failing to feed him and adequately care for him
Jeff Colyer says his job description as Kansas lieutenant governor requires him to be ready to take over as governor at any time
Police are investigating after two people were found shot to death in an SUV on Interstate 70 in Kansas City
The longtime Topeka lawyer was disbarred from practice because of how he handled two clients’ estates.
The basement of the Lawrence Community Building has been locked for months due to lead contamination
After reaching a record-setting 68 for the high Sunday in Topeka, temps turn cooler today
Chiefs heading back to the playoffs with win over Broncos.
Diego Olivas was sentenced Wednesday for second-degree murder and kidnapping in the death of 42-year-old Moises Arias-Aranda
Daniel “Big Kansas” Gallemore and Gary “Sharknado” Westphal made an exclusive appearance on the WIBW News Now at Noon show
The two facilities are bringing about $800 million in investments and more than 20 jobs to Kingman and Pratt counties.
The cheerleaders were suspended from the team after the discovery of a Snapchat photo that mentioned the KKK
The Kansas chapter of the Sierra Club says burning is a concern for people with respiratory issues
The highway will be closed until late Friday morning
University of Kansas professor of political science Dr. Mariya Omelicheva stopped by WIBW’s News Now at Noon program Thursday to discuss some of her research featured recently on the Washington Post’s Monkey Cage blog. Listen to our discussion below:
Unwanted Christmas trees and holiday lights can be dropped off at the Topeka Zoo starting December 26
Jackson leads Jayhawks in Final non conference game.
Gov. Sam Brownback wants the new formula to focus on student performance
The Conoco on north Kansas Avenue was robbed at gunpoint Friday morning
It looks like there will be at least a marginal risk of severe weather for the eastern portion of the state on Sunday.
A police officer was injured in the shootout with Anis Amri
The United States Senate will be busy once the new Congress is sworn in come January.
Topeka’s “Health Hippie” is keeping office workers healthy.
Gov. Sam Brownback says “not inclined to think about” revising the law enacted in 2013
The chase reportedly reached speeds of up to 130 mph
Some providers fear the plan would force them to increase their rates
No real accumulation is expected with the overnight precipitation Thursday into Friday, but bridges and overpasses might have some slick spots before the precipitation changes over to rain late Friday morning.
Stokes leads the Wildcats with 18 to top the Bulldogs.
Kansas big man post Azubuike to have wrist surgery.
A Texas man was shot and killed last month outside a Wal-Mart after he hit an officer with a long wooden rod
The fire occurred early Monday in a home near the town of Scammon
SLI was selected as the beneficiary of this year’s Wendy’s Giving Back Campaign
In 24 seasons as a head coach, Self has posted a 602-189 record.
2017 could offer motorists some relief at the pump.
The drawing for the state’s easiest million from a statistical standpoint is January 3rd, 2017.
The goal is to have the money raised, restoration complete and acts working in the restored space within three years.
Listen to Head Coach Andy Reid give an injury update for the Broncos game on Sunday.
Police are asking for help locating the suspect who fled as an officer fired shots at him
One of the suspects hid from authorities for nearly 7 hours after crashing his vehicle on a dead end road near Manhattan
Berry earns his fifth Pro Bowl nod of career.
A reported gas leak in Topeka caused some delays Wednesday morning.
KDADS is considering converting the juvenile facility at Larned into a sex offender treatment unit
Showers and thunderstorms are likely Christmas Day.
Few details were given surrounding the death at a home in the 600 block of SW Taylor
An autopsy to determine the cause of Devyn Long’s death is pending.
A freshman star in the making, and an emerging senior standout, both on the hardwood.
Wildcats alter schedule to have off week prior to Big 12 play.
Washburn University is giving back to the community.
All Sporting KC matches not nationally televised during the 2017 MLS season will air on FOX Sports Kansas City,
If you’d like to open a Learning Quest account for someone you care about, you can enroll online at learningquest.com.
Drones are allowing Westar crews to reach remote areas more efficiently.
Azucena Garcia-Ferniza tried to hide a gun her boyfriend used to fatally shoot a Kansas teenager
We finally warm above freezing today, but because of the amount of snow still on the ground, we are potentially going to be the coolest spot in the state.
Ichabods improve to 9-3 on the year with win over Lincoln.
Salah and Skeens lead Ichabods to win over Blue Tigers.
Wrapping up the calendar year with the girls basketball coaches.
The votes will be officially counted before a joint session of Congress in January.
Tenants to Homeowners is offering an opportunity to support affordable housing in Lawrence.
A check for more than $3M marked the final payment on the 8-year-old bridge
Listen to Head Coach Andy Reid recap the loss to the Titans on Sunday.
Kill’s health improved enough to get back into coaching.
An early Sunday morning fire tore through the building that once housed a popular downtown retailer
American wild horses are suffering due to rangeland overcrowding, which has led to starvation and death. Many people are unaware of that fact pointed out by Forrest Lucas at a recent farmer-rancher meeting in Ottawa. “Radical animal groups would have you believe that these horses are thriving in the wild and that they should be […]
The 62-year-old Santa actor’s van was stolen from an Overland Park convenience store
Farming and livestock production as known for generations and centuries is threatened. Changes in the agriculture industry through technology and research are apparent. However, most producers are completely naïve or deaf earred to how huge dollar animal rights groups are working against them. Awareness of such detriment and impact was emphasized at a meeting of […]
Republican electors say they have been deluged with emails, phone calls and letters urging them not to support Trump
The training was prompted by tragic encounters between law enforcement and people with mental and physical disabilities in Kansas and across the nation
A judge has scheduled a February preliminary hearing for two men charged with kidnapping and raping a Johnson County deputy
It looks like a storm system will track our way by Christmas Day but where it moves will determine what kind of precipitation we get.
Succop kicks last second field goal to give Titans comeback win
Clark and Smith lead the way as Ichabods beat Lions.
Jackson and Mason pour in 18 points a piece as Hawks cruise in second half.
Ichabods use a 24-6 run in the first half to take control over Lions.
Johnson’s double double leads Wildcats to their tenth win of the year.
The Shawnee County Sheriff’s office urges people to avoid unnecessary travel due to dangerous conditions
The Kansas Rural Mainstreet index is at 16.0 on a 0 to 100 scale. That is the weakest single state number in the ten states surveyed.
The new K-12 panel’s chairman is Republican Rep. Larry Campbell of Olathe
The city of Lawrence was recognized last month as a national leader in sustainability efforts by the STAR Community Rating System. Lawrence and Douglass County Director of Sustainability Eileen Horn spoke with WIBW News Now at Noon on Friday to discuss the distinction and what it means for the city.
Officers will only investigate accidents that are alcohol related, hit and run, injury, or vehicles are disabled
A Kansas law enforcement officer completed training at a prestigious academy.
Thirty-two incoming sheriffs in Kansas were enrolled in the new sheriffs course at the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center near Yoder.
Home improvement center becomes title sponsor of the summer nationals at Heartland Park.
Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer tweeted that “Obamacare/Expansion will soon be dead”
The first winter-like storm of the season is setting up for us across northeast Kansas over the next couple of days.
Liquidating an investment fund tied to Kansas’ unclaimed property would only provide $40 – $50 million toward the state’s $350 million budget shortfall
Obama says some of the response may be explicit and publicized and some of it may not
The Kansas Secretary of State made no comment to reporters Thursday upon arriving for and leaving his meeting at Trump Tower
Listen to Head Coach Bill Self as he touches on many topics like, Carlton Bragg, 3 point shooting and his defense.
The main man came to town. Larry Wilson, owner of 250 radio stations across the country, visited his Alpha Media Topeka stations Tuesday and Wednesday. Founder and chairman of Alpha Media Live-Local-USA, headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Mr. Wilson was spending a few days in Kansas City visiting family. Admitting a need “to get away from […]
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The driver was ejected from her car after swerving to miss a bag of duck decoys lying in the middle of the road
Republican Rep. Marvin Kleeb of Overland Park his job as a legislator would force him to spend too much time away from his new spouse
We can’t rule out a slick spot or two in our southern counties Thursday, but the main event will be Friday and Saturday. Light freezing drizzle early could make Friday morning slick, but then that drizzle will change to rain as we go above freezing. Temperatures will then nosedive on Friday night and could produce […]
No injuries were reported in the blaze in the 200 block of NW Story Street
Authorities have dismissed a battery charge against Kansas forward Carlton Bragg Jr. and charged the woman who accused him of shoving her into a stairwell.
After seeing video surveillance Douglas County DA dismisses chargers.
Local legislators will see their salaries double next year.