The State of Kansas is bringing the well-worn KPERS Credit Card out of its wallet again, but they haven’t swiped it yet.
A Freeze Warning Will Be In Effect Early Tuesday Morning
Danny Willett in a green jacket was hard to believe considering he wasn’t even sure he could play the Masters two weeks ago.
The World Series champion Royals rallied for two runs in the ninth to tie it, then dropped the Twins to 0-6.
Ian Kennedy pitched impressively into the seventh inning in his Kansas City debut.
Kansas held its Spring Football game on Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium.
Salvador Perez had an RBI triple in the eighth inning and scored the go-ahead run on Omar Infante’s sacrifice fly to help the Kansas City Royals come back and beat the Minnesota Twins 4-3 Friday night. Alex Gordon singled and scored on Perez’s triple, his first since Sept. 25, 2014. Byung Ho Park homered in the […]
Police confirm that a man in his 20s was killed
Arguments on the constitutionality of the new law will be held May 10
Watch the Topeka-born acoustic guitar guru give an exclusive live performance for the 580 WIBW listening audience!
The state of Kansas is moving more than 100 mental health inmates from a state psychiatric hospital in Topeka to several facilities run by multiple agencies in an effort to relieve a staffing shortage
Damage estimates top $1.4 million
Thursday was packed with high school sporting events. Check out the results from last night.
Aspiring foodies benefit by new internship program at French Middle School
Pompeo continues to work to make it clear that this is not a decision the Senate should even consider, let alone make.
Officers in Topeka are taking a different approach to vehicle chases
Compacts between two Native American tribes and Kansas approved by Gov. Sam Brownback this week will allow the state to audit cigarette sales on tribal lands and continue to receive $60 million in annual payments that benefit children’s programs
The Ellsworth County Attorney says that he is charging two juveniles with battery in connection to a school bus incident involving members of the Great Bend High School boys swim team
Nick Gosnell gets the dictionary out again and calls it like he sees it.
FIRE WEATHER WATCH THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING
No homes or buildings were reported as being damaged.
The National Football League officially announced its 2016 preseason schedule on Thursday. The Kansas City Chiefs will kick off their preseason slate at Arrowhead Stadium vs. the Seattle Seahawks followed by back-to-back road contests vs. the Los Angeles Rams and Chicago Bears. Kansas City will close out the preseason at home against the Green Bay […]
Police believe the remains belong to a white male that may have been missing for a year
Ten area squads are ranked in the latest KABC polls.
The bill redistributes $83 million of the state’s $4 billion-plus in annual aid.
Attorneys for the teens accused of planning an attack at Hutchinson High School filed motions attempting to have documents in the case filed under seal and proceedings closed to the public
A 28-year-old Topeka man has passed away from injuries sustained in a car vs. motorcycle crash
Former Shawnee County Emergency Management Director Dave Sterbenz announced today he is running for Shawnee County Commission District 2. Sterbenz was asked to resign from his position a year ago. He said it was because the commission wanted to go a different direction. After his experience with the county, he wants see changes. “I think […]
Kansas State assistant men’s basketball coach Alvin Brooks III announced his resignation today to accept a coaching position at Baylor in his native state of Texas. “I appreciate Alvin’s contribution to our program over these past four years,” said head coach Bruce Weber. “He has been a valuable member of our staff and has […]
Officials are asking people to refrain from any and all outdoor burning – including camp fires and barbecues – this weekend
The Senator is using his power to advise and consent.
A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of child abuse after Wichita police say doctors found a small octopus stuck in the throat of his girlfriend’s 2-year-old son.
April is Autism Awareness Month. World Autism Awareness Day was this past Saturday. This hits close to home for Nick Gosnell.
The victim was found on the side of the with blunt trauma to his legs and head
RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON UNTIL 8 P.M. Wind Advisory in effect from Noon until 7 p.m.
City council members want a change in policy when it comes to some decisions made by the city manager. In February, Jim Colson entered into an agreement with Goodyear, Arizona to borrow their deputy fire chief, Tim Wayne, to severe as Topeka’s interim fire chief for 6 months. Councilwoman Sandra Clear was surprised when it […]
A trial is underway in south-central Kansas for a man accused of recklessly causing a car crash that killed the other driver
A south-central Kansas judge has abruptly halted trial for a man who had been accused of causing a deadly wreck, ruling prosecutors failed to prove that the defendant was impaired at the time
Listen to Topeka West freshman Riley Zook and Topeka High freshman DeAndre Anderson.
The ex-husband of Rep. Kasha Kelley is seeking $225,000 in damages in a suit against the congresswoman’s family business
Officials say the remains appear to be human, but further testing is needed to make a clear determination
A volunteer firefighter collapsed while battling a weekend grass fire. He is listed in critical condition
Scott Roeder is in court for arguments over resentencing issues
The iconic singer / songwriter succumbed to pneumonia on his 79th birthday
Chapman Rackaway sees the Democratic race as much clearer than the Republican one.
Heather Jones and her husband, Michael Jones, are charged with murder in the death of Michael’s 7-year-old son
The driver of a motorcycle that was hit by a four-door car has been listed in critical condition.
By 10 p.m. Tuesday, crews had the fires between 75 – 95 percent contained. Officials are keeping an eye out for more flare-ups
Authorities think the car may be linked to a recent crime
A Syrian family of seven has left Jordan to start a new life in Kansas City
The wind made life treacherous for a pair of semi drivers in Western Kansas Tuesday.
A red flag warning remains in effect for areas west and south of Topeka from noon to 7 p.m. Topeka is not in the warning today.
Tennessee legislators want to make the Holy Bible the state’s official book. Nick Gosnell weighs in, with a Biblical illustration.
Multiple infernos prompt officials in Wabaunsee, Riley and Pottawatomie counties to declare states of disaster emergency
Wisconsin voters were feeling the Bern Tuesday. The Democratic senator and his GOP counterpart Ted Cruz both scored big victories in the key state
A senator from Maine says it would be “ironic” if a Democrat wins in November and chooses a justice more liberal than the current nominee
Police are looking for a male suspect who witnesses say fired several shots, wounding a woman across the street
Noah Syndergaard threw six scoreless innings, Neil Walker hit his first homer with the Mets and New York beat Kansas City 2-0 Tuesday after the Royals were given their 2015 World Series rings. Syndergaard (1-0) was the only pitcher to beat the Royals in the World Series last year, winning Game 3 after intentionally throwing […]
Civil liberties advocates say a religious freedom law “flies in the face of the basic American principles of fairness, justice and equality.”
Former gubernatorial candidate Jennifer Winn has joined a Kansas family in their ongoing battle against the Dept. of Children and Families
The spring football season is here. The Kansas State Wildcat Football team started their 15 spring practices on Wednesday, March 30th. They will have 14 practices before their spring game on Saturday, April 23rd at Bill Snyder Family Stadium with kickoff set for 1:10 p.m. Head Coach bill Snyder met with the media on Tuesday […]
Construction is expected to begin next month on a new $4.2 million, 13,500-square-foot primary care facility in Pittsburg
The victim received a minor laceration in the early morning incident
Authorities say the 39-year-old man was cutting down a tree when it fell on him
26-year-old Joshua Thomas Alvarez was one of 10 people who were allegedly involved in a massive meth ring
Friends of Brandon Kyle Bourbon say he has not been seen or heard from in two days
A man convicted of child sex crimes last week was arrested Tuesday morning in northeast Kansas.
Authorities find the body of a drowning victim from Lake Shawnee
A SE Topeka gas station was robbed moments after a man held up a grocery store with a rifle
A person armed with an rifle robbed a Topeka Dillons grocery store
A Topeka man convicted of kidnapping and repeatedly sexually attacking an 8-year-old girl has been refused a new trial
There’s going to be lots of smoke in the air. At least that’ll be the case Friday and Saturday at Jones Park in Osage City. “It’s the 13th annual Smoke in the Spring State Barbeque Championship Friday and Saturday, April 8 and 9, with a full slate of activities for everybody. But good eating of […]
Police are investigating after they say a man was stabbed while trying to intervene in an altercation in Wichita
Presidential hopefuls on both sides stand to win – or lose – significant ground in Wisconsin
Nick Gosnell talks Thomas Jefferson on this morning’s Kansas View.
RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 P.M.
He shoots. He scores. And Villanova wins. Kris Jenkins spotted up and swished a 3-pointer at the buzzer Monday night to lift Villanova to the national title with a 77-74 victory over North Carolina — one of the wildest finishes in the history of the NCAA Tournament. Villanova worked the ball to Jenkins moments after […]
NWS in Topeka issued a Red Flag Warning shortly before 5 a.m. Monday.
Kansas Republican Rep. Mike Pompeo is repeatedly evading questions about whether he is mulling over a primary challenge to U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran
TransCanada Corp. has shut down the Keystone pipeline while it investigates a possible spill in southeastern South Dakota
A Federal Bureau of Prisons official has been appointed to lead the Kansas Department of Corrections
Investigators believe the male student died from a self-inflected gunshot wound
Heavy smoke and large flames can be seen coming from the Landon Nature Trail near 15th & Madison.
A Wichita man who did business under the name Hybrid Asset Management allegedly defrauded investors of thousands of dollars by selling fake life insurance policies
Nine players from the area have been selected to play for the KBCA All-Star Games.
Check out high school results from the weekend.
Local law enforecement are looking into the details surrounding the death of the 29-year-old infantryman
The Northwest Arkansas Naturals have announced a four-year extension of the club’s player development agreement with the defending World Series champion Kansas City Royals. The agreement announced Monday means the Naturals will remain the Royals Double-A affiliate through the 2020 season. The Naturals play in the Texas League and have been the Royals affiliate since […]
Allen Iverson, Shaquille O’Neal, Tom Izzo, Sheryl Swoopes, Yao Ming and Jerry Reinsdorf have been inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame. The announcement was made in Houston in advance of Monday night’s NCAA Tournament championship game between Villanova and North Carolina. Iverson was an 11-time NBA All-Star who was named rookie of the year […]
The nation’s highest court ruled that a convicted sex offender who moved to the Philippines after being released from prison is not required to update his registration
Wholesale Inflation Gauge Soars
The event is part of an effort to strengthen ties between police and the community
Eleven Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association legends have been elected to the MIAA Hall of Fame Class of 2016, the conference office announced today. Included is an inaugural legacy member that is part of this 2016 class. The Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be held on June 1, 2016 in the Truman Forum Auditorium at […]
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Kansas farm co-ops are feeling pressure to merge as shrinking farm incomes have producers looking for ways to cut costs
Developers of a southeast Kansas casino say a Shawnee County judge’s ruling clears the way for construction of the state’s fourth nontribal casino to begin
The flames caused a total of around $15,000 in damages and loss. The occupant and two dogs escaped unharmed
Several landlords in Hutchinson are protesting a program that allows city workers to inspect rental units without the tenants’ consent