The HOPE Act reduces the amount of time families draw money from state assistance programs
Senator Deb Fischer’s companion bill in the Senate has seven co-sponsors.
Nick Gosnell searches for another definition, this time for compassion.
The students are charged with conspiracy to commit first-degree murder for threats made over social media
Clouds remain today, off and on showers come back later in the week.
Alan Wenk pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $135,000 from Performance Contracting Group Inc.
The suspects were taken into custody after a brief standoff
A 400-page essay criticizing New Deal-era agriculture subsidies and price supports is being used as ammo against the Kansas Congressman
Close to two-thirds of those donations were for $50 or less
Drivers can expect delays while crews work to repair
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is recruiting high school students and science teachers to help track mosquitoes
Some tenants of the Remington Square Apartments are complaining about barn swallows nesting around the complex
A lawsuit filed against the state over $42 million in taxes could change the way the state handles taxpayer appeals
The singer, who is being sued by Arsenio Hall for comments made after Prince’s death, has been missing since Sunday morning
The U.S. Supreme Court announced on Monday that it would not rule in a major case on access to contraception under the Affordable Care Act.
The 36-year-old man faces life in prison for sexually abusing two girls over the course of 5 years
Shawnee County D.A. Chad Taylor says deputies with the U.S. Marshal’s Service acted within the law while trying to arrest Orlando Collins
The lack of a signifigant decision is telling of how Antonin Scalia’s death has impacted the court
The city did well in state tennis over the weekend. Check out regional baseball/softball brackets and see who won the Centennial League swimming meet.
Kyle Flack is expected to be sentenced to death on Wednesday.
The fight over a Colorado fugitive’s medical bills is headed for a trial in Kansas
An Oklahoma man died in a Kansas accident.
Police do not believe the woman’s death was criminal in nature
An accident in Augusta shouldn’t change policy.
A gun that a man had stuffed into his sock went off, injuring him and another person
The bill would require doctors to try cheaper drugs before more expensive ones for Medicaid recipients
A rainy day and a Monday. Don’t let it get you down.
Washburn ends its season with 34-20 mark.
Kansas City Royals overcame a rare blown save by Wade Davis to beat the Atlanta Braves 4-2.
The man pulled a gun on police who were responding to reports of violence in a home
The University of Kansas Senate is organizing a committee to research and propose a policy to uphold freedom of speech at the school
The bill signed Friday by Gov. Brownback also rewrites New Kansas law will specifically ban abortions by midwives
State Treasurer Ron Estes and an anti-abortion leader will join Kobach at the Republican National Convention
Reports of shots fired led to 911 call.
Mike Foltynewicz pitched a career-high eight scoreless innings, Kelly Johnson and A.J. Pierzynski each drove in two runs, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Kansas City Royals 5-0 Saturday night. Foltynewicz (1-1) got his first victory since Aug. 8, holding the Royals to seven hits, while striking out four and walking none. The Braves (9-26) […]
The capital city did quite well in the 2016 tennis state meets!
The University of Kansas Senate is organizing a committee to research and propose a policy to uphold freedom of speech at the school. The Lawrence Journal-World reports the committee, which was recently approved, will form this summer and work through the next academic year. The committee was proposed by outgoing University Senate President Mike Williams, […]
A 39-year-old Kansas City, Kansas, detective fatally shot this week has been remembered by friends and colleagues as a hero. Detective Brad Lancaster died Monday after he was shot when he responded to a call. Hundreds attended Lancaster’s Saturday funeral service, which included remarks by Mayor Mark Holland and Police Chief Terry Zeigler, who said […]
The Washburn Ichabods stay alive with a victory in the 11th.
Edinson Volquez pitched seven effective innings, Alcides Escobar had two hits, scored a run and drove in a run and the Kansas City Royals beat the Atlanta Braves 5-1 to open a six-game homestand Friday night. The World Series champion Royals had dropped 12 of their previous 16 games, while the Braves, who have the […]
A 20-year-old Topeka woman faces state charges accusing her of hitting and confining two mentally challenged men she was assigned to care for in Lawrence
Kirk Schulz says he is worried that higher ed budget cuts will lead to decreased enrollment
Employees for cities, counties and government agencies can now carry guns when they’re working out in the community
Topeka Police were able to talk an armed man out of an apartment in downtown Topeka. Officers were called to the apartment above Lupita’s Mexican Restaurant near 8th and Kansas Ave., around 2:30 p.m. Friday, when someone reported an armed man was barricaded inside. Negotiators were able to talk the man out of the building […]
Tinder says “people with bad intentions exist everywhere”
Sales climbed a seasonally adjusted 1.3 percent despite decreased earnings among major retailers
The building houses a display of the original “Rules of Basket Ball,” as written by James Naismith in 1891.
The woman resisted for several minutes before police were able to detain her
Missouri prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for a man suspected of killing four in Kansas City, Kan., and another in New Florence, Mo.
John Booker Jr., will appear in front of a U.S. District judge on Friday
To catch ” Josh Nahm’s Golf Tips of the Week” Live tune in to 580 Sports Talk at 5:25 on Thursdays.
The suspect resigned from the Chapman School District in April
Police released the girl’s mother from jail after an autopsy was unable to determine how she died
The long-running BBQ competition will now be held at the Kansas Speedway
Funds from an increase in vehicle registration fees will help hire more Kansas Highway Patrol troopers
9-year-old Carlie Trent was found unharmed in rural Tennessee, her abductor was taken into custody
Tony Senecal posted on Facebook that Obama should be hung for treason and other “high crimes”
Nick Gosnell comments on the perfect voting record of a Kansas Representative.
The students were arrested after online threats were found involving several students causing violence against classmates and staff members at the school
Kansas City dropped three of four at Yankee Stadium.
a 59-year-old man was arrested overnight Tuesday at a burglary in Derby and connected to crimes in three other cities
The man was sentenced for second-degree reckless murder in a July 2014 hit-and-run crash
KDHE officials are eyeing policy amendments that would prevent transgender people from changing the sex on their birth certificate
A former Colby Community College transfer and Shawnee Heights T-Bird make Washburn baseball history.
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have recalled left-handed pitcher Scott Alexander and selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Peter Moylan from Omaha (AAA). The club has placed right-handed pitchers Chris Young (right forearm strain) and Kris Medlen (right rotator cuff inflammation) on the 15-day disabled list. Young’s D.L. stint is retroactive to […]
A U.S. district court judge ruled that the Obama administration is unconstitutionally spending federal funds for the Affordable Health Care Act
Third-seeded Washburn Baseball put together a comeback 8-4 victory over No. 6 seed Northeastern State to open MIAA Tournament play on Friday, May 12. Nick Silva (9-0) went 6.1 innings in the win, allowing four runs on 14 hits with four strikeouts. Silva exited in the seventh to give way to Greg Mason, who tossed […]
Michelle Filby is the suspect in the shooting death of 16-year-old Michael Torneden
The 103rd McPherson County All Schools Day celebration is going on this week.
National unemployment numbers rose by 20,000 to a seasonally adjusted 294,000
Washburn took home to two top individual honors for this years MIAA season.
Oil, gas companies opposed attempts to put the bird on the endangered species list, saying it would cost them millions
Stephanie Mott, a transgender person, says the state is attempting to make it impossible for transgender people to ever get a corrected birth certificate.
The woman drove to Kansas to collect the winnings, which she split with the man accused of fixing lotto tickets in several states
Friday afternoon could see some gusty winds and small hail in eastern Kansas.
It’s Nick Gosnell’s fifteenth wedding anniversary, and he’s picked up his quill…
Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer in yet another big first inning against Michael Pineda, and the slumping Kansas City Royals rebounded to beat the New York Yankees 7-3 Wednesday night. Down by four runs six batters in, New York clawed back to 4-3 against Yordano Ventura before Lorenzo Cain hit a two-run single in […]
The state is postponing the cutoff to prepare for a federal lawsuit filed by Planned Parenthood
Gov. Sam Brownback has signed a bill that make emails from state officials’ personal accounts part of the Kansas Open Records Act
A superintendent from Kansas City says the state needs a balanced tax policy to fix school funding
Authorities in Greenwood County are investigating the death of a girl who fell into a SE Kansas river
Two of the males killed were found in the bed of the pickup, the third was ejected
Floyd Bledsoe spent 15 years in prison for a rape and murder committed by his brother
No injuries were reported after 12 train cars went off the tracks
Dave Trabert’s group testified as neutral on the bill to equalize school funding.
Chris Ayers was ordered to leave the Hollywood Casino shortly before he fatally shot a police officer
As of April of this year, more than 200 vehicles have been reported stolen in Topeka
A 3-2 vote resulted in the immediate termination of Randy Riggs, who had been the city’s manager since 2008
The 19-year-old victim died after being taken to an area hospital
The West Wing, lawn bowling, Shakespeare, golf and school funding. Nick Gosnell attempts to tie it all together in this morning’s Kansas View.
Thursday should be really nice.
The Vermont Senator’s victory did little to slow Hillary Clinton’s steady march to the Democratic nomination
Authorities are searching for a teenage boy who allegedly shot at a Newton school bus. Harvey County Sheriff’s spokeswoman Melissa Flavin says the bus was headed to pick up students at Walton Elementary School Tuesday when at least one shot was fired at the vehicle. The driver reported seeing a gun and hearing at least […]
The couple was said to be disoriented when they stopped for directions at a Topeka gas station
Brett Gardner doubled home the tiebreaking run off Kelvin Herrera in the eighth inning, and the New York Yankees overcame three home runs by Lorenzo Cain to beat the reeling Kansas City Royals 10-7 Tuesday night. In a back-and-forth game, Kansas City rallied from deficits of 1-0, 5-3 and 7-6 as Cain tied his career […]
The new law revises a property tax lid that was enacted last year and had been set to take effect in January 2018
The .75 percent tax hike for Salina businesses goes into effect October 1
Listen to Topeka High senior Matthew Gonzales and Washburn Rural freshman Kristen Wolf.
The Kansas City Royals were notified this afternoon of the 50-game suspension given to infielder Raul Mondesi Jr. Below is a statement from Royals’ Senior Vice President and General Manager Dayton Moore: “This is an unfortunate incident that we believe to be an innocent mistake, but these are the consequences that players face when they […]
A 9-year-old girl who was reported missing from Rogersville, Ten., may have been spotted in mid-Missouri