Washburn’s Phalen leads Ichabods to victory.
The child had been missing for several hours on Monday
The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review a nonprofit group’s lawsuit claiming that science standards for Kansas public schools promote atheism. The high court on Monday rejected a petition from a nonprofit Kansas group calling itself Citizens for Objective Public Education. The decision came without comment. The group sought a review by the high […]
Closing arguments are scheduled Monday in a criminal case that indirectly involves a Kansas law seeking to prevent federal prosecution of anyone owning firearms made, sold and kept in the state. Shane Cox and Jeremy Kettler are on trial in U.S. District Court in Wichita on federal firearms violations. Cox is the owner of Tough […]
Wildcats and Bulldawgs cruise in sectional round.
Listen to Andy Reid explain why the Chiefs have been so good in the second half.
Updated 11/14 @ 2 p.m. The Topeka Police Department has released the name of the victim in Saturday’s fatal vehicle versus pedestrian accident. Connie Johnson, 59, was killed after being hit by a car while crossing Wanamaker Saturday evening, according to a news release. The accident occurred around 5:45 p.m. in the 1100 block of […]
Heather Jones “truly, from the bottom of my heart,” sorry for not protecting the child from his father, who is also charged in the death
Beatty believes that paying your representative is part of what helps tie you to them as a voter.
Downtown Lawrence was a hub of political activism Saturday night as a large group gathered near the South Park Gazebo to voice their resistance against the Dakota Access Oil Pipeline and, later, President-elect Donald Trump. Jeanette Kekahbah felt compelled to demonstrate against the Dakota Access Pipeline due in part because her daughter is a student […]
An early morning burglary in Osage County ended in a confrontation that left the suspect and two homeowners injured
Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Topeka was the site of a Veterans Day mass and color guard ceremony Friday afternoon. This year marked the first Veterans Day ceremonies held at Mt. Calvary and organizer Doug Holmes said he felt compelled to honor veterans due in part to a special connection. “This is kind of my personal […]
Listen to all ten coaches from the Big 12 on their Teleconference.
No one was injured in a fire at an apartment home in the small town near Holton
Frank Mason earns first Big 12 basketball player of the week honor.
The body of a 30-year-old man was found Sunday inside an apartment
Temperatures are still running 10-15 degrees above normal through mid week.
41-year-old Timothy Taylor walked away from the minimum-security prison on Friday
Ichabods earn first Mineral Water Bowl berth since 2004.
Peters forced fumble sets up Chiefs for game winning kick.
Bearcats earn top seed in region. Hornets earn 4th seed.
Hornet defense shuts down Ichabods to win 10th straight game.
Ichabods start fast and hold to to improve to 2-0.
Trailing by seven points with 2:48 to play in the game the Kansas defense provided the stop it had been searching for and allowed redshirt freshman quarterback Carter Stanley an opportunity to tie the game, but an interception on the second play provided Iowa State a 31-24 victory Saturday afternoon inside Memorial Stadium. Kansas […]
Marauders go on late 12-0 run to take down Washburn.
A gas meter in front of the SW Topeka home was also hit
The fully-retained court will now focus on cases involving education funding, capital punishment and abortion
Hoosiers connect on 15 threes to pull off the upset.
Brown Leads four wildcats in double figures to take down Western Illinois.
Blake and Wiggins lead Washburn to season opening win
Ichabods start slow but gain steam in second quarter and pull away for the win.
Authorities say two suspected shoplifters in a stolen car were killed in south-central Kansas when they crashed into a tractor-trailer during a chase by police. Police say the crash happened shortly after 9 a.m. Friday near Hutchinson. The victims’ names were not immediately released. Police say three people who used fraudulent credit cards to buy […]
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No justice of the Kansas Supreme Court has ever lost a retention vote.
An anonymous caller told WIBW News Now a “very drunk man” was pulling his pants down and yelling at passers-by
The President of the Kansas Policy Institute, Dave Trabert, says that whatever the court decides, it just can’t pick a number out of the air.
Police say no foul play is suspected in the death
Legislative researchers projected budget shortfalls totaling $1.1 billion through June 2019
The 11th annual Miracle on Kansas Avenue Rescue Run is just around the corner. The event serves as a fundraiser for the Topeka Rescue Mission. “We founded the event 12 years ago as a means of drawing positive attention in advance of the holidays regarding the plight of the homeless and the hungry,” said Rescue […]
The Topeka community will host a number of Veterans Day ceremonies
Police are looking for a white male suspect who tried to hold up the Subway on SE 29th Street
The toddler sustained non-life threatening injuries
A gun battle between police and a 17-year-old ended when the teen was shot and injured
Eastbound and westbound traffic at US-24 and Thompsonville Road west of Perry was closed for several hours Thursday due to the wreck.
The 113th edition of the Turnpike Tussel is Saturday, listen to Head Coach Craig Schurig preview the game.
Days of cattle drives with cowboys on horseback from Texas to the Flint Hills are long gone. Yet, cattle’s own movement was the only way to get them from one place to another for centuries. Major advancement transition in transportation came with arrival of trains in the mid-1800s. For decades, cattle were still driven horseback […]
“Tom isn’t in the office today. He’s working about 500 cattle in Chase County.” That’s a common response from the receptionist at Jernigan Veterinary Clinic in Council Grove. Actually, it’s Dr. Tom Jernigan, second generation animal practitioner at the office, and a busy doctor caring for animal health issues in Morris and Chase counties, often […]
President Barack Obama has met with President-elect Donald Trump to discuss transition
Youth are the future of the world; youth are the future of horse shows. That future is most optimistic considering participation and abilities in the Eastern Kansas Horseman’s Association (EKHA). Verification came adamantly when awards were presented at the recent EKHA Yearend Awards Banquet in Salina. It was all banquet hall smiles as little riders […]
Three Haskell University students made trips to the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in South Dakota this fall in opposition to the North Dakota Access Pipeline
Kobach says he has no expectation of a role in Trump’s eventual administration
The personal info of more than 2,100 vets in Colorado and Kansas may have been compromised
Beautiful fall weather continues, with a chill in the air the next couple of days.
Only 41 percent of Kansas students met or exceeded grade-level reading standards
Thirty-two year old Megan Marie Hollister of Horton was taken into custody by the Atchison County Sheriff’s Office on Saturday November 5th.
The Rural alum takes over on an interim basis.
A baby sitter who left the body of a Wichita toddler in a field has been charged with interfering with a police investigation
Clinton will speak to staff and supporters at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday
The suspect led police on a high-speed chase, crashed and then attacked the deputy
Temperatures will stay just above freezing in most of Northeast Kansas, but Riley County is under a Freeze Warning this morning until 9 a.m.
Trump’s victory shocked political professionals and global financial markets alike
Races for the Kansas Legislature and votes on retaining state Supreme Court justices have become a referendum on Republican Gov. Sam Brownback
The latest on the election in Kansas
Ichabods hang tough before late run by Sooners
A Junior Blue soccer standout is honored.
Two people were indicted in Federal District Court in Wichita on Tuesday after an October traffic stop in Wabaunsee County uncovered 117 pounds of cocaine in their vehicle. Acting U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said in a news release Tuesday that 48-year-old Marco Antonio Aispuro and 39-year-old Maria Janeth Moreno-Cento are charged with one count of […]
The Kansas Department of Transportation is utilizing drones in the inspection of bridges and towers throughout the state. “Our Aviation and Bridge inspection teams are doing great work in testing drones to enhance the safety of KDOT workers and improve cost efficiencies,” Acting Transportation Secretary Richard Carlson said in a Monday news release. […]
The 40-year-old man is one of seven indicted last year after federal agents uncovered a multi-state sex trafficking operation
Kickoff times for the final two games have been announced.
A Capitol Police officer found something resembling a small homemade explosive device after making a routine traffic stop
Morrow Foundry in the Southeast Kansas town was robbed the morning of October 31st according to the Coffeyville Police Department’s Facebook page. One of the items taken was a shirt with the manager’s name on it.
There should be no weather conditions stopping you from going to the polls today, as drizzle ends this morning across the eastern part of the state.
Trump is expected to win easily in Kansas, where a Democrat hasn’t claimed victory since 1964
Topeka Police Chief James Brown is stepping down after more than two years on the job. Brown said in a press conference Monday that he’ll join the Kansas National Guard full-time as a Command Senior Enlisted Leader. He said he’s been weighing the decision for the past few weeks. “For a couple weeks I’ve been […]
The regionals are done, and it’s on to sectionals.
A police officer was shot and injured Saturday in northeast Topeka
Authorities found the man lying unresponsive in a field
Emporia State captures two player of the week honors
The political action committee of the Kansas State Rifle Association says its automated phone pitch urging voters to oust “anti-gun” Kansas Supreme Court justices is based on past statements but not on any court rulings. In the automated call, the Kansas State Rifle Association PAC warns that federal courts in the state are moving to […]
The Defense Department has identified three soldiers, one from Lawrence, Kan., killed in a shooting this week outside a military base in Jordan
3rd District Democratic candidate Jay Sidie was told he was campaigning too close to a voting site
The Shawnee County Election Office will allow for advance, in-person voting until noon today
Showers may linger through the morning and chances of rain stick around through tonight. We may see early fog Tuesday.
Jayhawks dominant in the paint against Hornets.
Sunday’s quake forced emergency officials to evacuate an assisted living center in Cushing, Oklahoma
Washburn out rebounds second straight big 12 opponent.
Chiefs continue their winning ways at arrowhead.
Jayhawks start slow as Mountaineers extend KU road losing streak.
Bronchos field goal goes right as Ichabods earn road win.
Nine-point fourth quarter lead slips away.
Junior Blues, Vikings, Wildcats all move on.
Washburn outscores K-state in second half.
Ichabods get blanked in final quarter as they fall to Wildcats
The 38-year-old was one of 10 accused of being a part of the massive drug trafficking operation
It would seem that Hillary Clinton is much more of a safe bet for economists, because of her background. Donald Trump is a wildcard, according to Bittlingmayer.
What was the key to the Ichabods win against the Griffons, Schurig explains it all.
A Friday/Saturday playoff preview.
Counterterrorism investigators are reviewing reports of potential attacks on New York, Texas and Virginia
A campaign to unseat a majority of the Kansas Supreme Court’s members has likely prompted more than a $1 million in total spending by groups opposing and supporting the justices
A man accused of robbing a Spangles while wearing a Power Rangers mask is behind bars