Ichabods will play Wingate in the Elite Eight on November 29th.
Downtown Lawrence is your one stop shop this holiday season! We’ll be giving away a $50 Downtown Lawrence gift card each week November 19 – December 21. Check out our Facebook page to enter! A wide array of retail shops line the streets from clothing, bookstores, something for the sports fans, unique gifts and more. […]
Kansas basketball coach Bill Self met with the media on Monday for his weekly press conference as the Jayhawks gear up for a meeting with Marquette in the NIT Season Tip-Off on Wednesday. The Jayhawks are the No. 2 team in the country again this week, receiving seven first-place votes and coming in behind Duke. […]
State GOP Chairman Kelly Arnold has announced that he will not seek a fourth, two-year term after serving six years as the Kansas party’s top official.
Initially, Republican Chad Ulepich was believed to be in the lead, but after the hand recount and a second canvass, the results found Democrat Jeremy Johnson defeated Ulepich 1,648 to 1,623, a difference of 25 votes.
Seven school districts last week asked the Kansas Board of Education to release them from the “Coalition of Innovative School Districts” program that began in 2013.
Gas prices are as low as $2.18 a gallon in Benton in Butler County and as high as $2.80 in Elkhart in Morton County.
Hackers are picking their targets more carefully and looking for a bigger score when they do it.
For more information on all Fort Hays State has to offer, go to fhsu.edu.
Wildcats will face former Big 12 member Missouri in finals on Monday.
Les Miles is a veteran coach, a national championship-winning coach and a coach who is as well-equipped as anyone to break the cycle at Kansas. Break the cycle. That’s been the theme for director of athletics Jeff Long’s quest to rebuild the Jayhawks football program since he was hired this summer. There was a fundraising […]
Though Monday will be cool, the weather looks to be pretty for Thanksgiving at this point.
There were no reports of damage.
Whitney Morgan, an English language arts and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) teacher at Wyandotte High School, Kansas City, Kansas, Unified School District 500, was named the 2019 Kansas Teacher of the Year on Saturday, Nov. 17, during a special ceremony in Wichita.
If you know more about any of the incidents behind this arrest, call Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.
Kansas director of athletics Jeff Long and the KU football program welcomed Les Miles as the team’s 40th head coach on Sunday in Lawrence. Miles and Long addressed the media individually and together, which you can hear in its entirety below. Among the topics covered at the press conference were the process of hiring Miles, […]
Miles will make 2.7 million per year on a five year contract.
Pooka goes off for over 300 all puprose yards but not enough to top Oklahoma.
Ichabods head to Elite Eight for the first time since 2007.
K-State keeps bowl hopes alive with win in home finale.
No. 12/11 Kansas State scorched the nets for 95 points on 55 percent shooting, as the Wildcats opened play in the U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam with a 95-68 win over Eastern Kentucky on Friday night in front of 2,162 fans at the UVI Sports & Fitness Center. With the win, the Wildcats (3-0) […]
It took another career-high performance from the team’s lone senior and a double-digit first-half comeback, but the Kansas Jayhawks are now 3-0 after staving off the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns 89-76. Friday night’s game started out where Monday’s left off, with senior guard Lagerald Vick burying a three pointer. That was his ninth made three-point shot […]
A hot first half was enough to propel the Washburn women’s basketball team to a 69-49 victory Friday at Rockhurst, ending a two-game skid as it moved to 1-2 on the year. Washburn trailed by as much as seven during the opening three minutes as the Hawks (2-1) used a pair of three-pointers to jump out […]
A class action lawsuit filed Friday on behalf of 10 children by local advocates and two children’s rights groups alleges children are treated so poorly in the foster care system that they suffer mentally or run away.
Criminal defense lawyers discovered the prison was routinely recording meetings and phone conversations between attorneys and their clients.
Jody Fox was arrested on Thursday in connection to the murder of a 14-month-old child. Fox was in a relationship with the child’s mother.
Kelly recently told reporters that she senses “some momentum” among legislators to legalize medical marijuana, with strict regulations.
Amarin has provided funding to Brigham and Women’s Hospital for Dr. Deepak L. Bhatt’s work as the REDUCE-IT study chair and international principal investigator, and other consulting services.
Ruth Spence was booked into the Shawnee County Jail on September 18th for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol and other crimes. She was found unresponsive in her cell the next day and taken to a hospital, where she died.
The pain at the pump continues to decrease, as well.
Washburn comes back after being down 8-6 in the fifth set to get the win.
Eight percent of workers say they plan to shop at work nearly every day until their lists are complete.
D’Khari Lyons, 23, of Manhattan, was arrested in connection with the infant’s death while at the Riley County Police Department on Thursday, November 15, 2018, at approximately 12:45 p.m.
If you know more about the burglary, call Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.
Attorney General Derek Schmidt’s office in recent weeks has filed documents outlining the state’s defense of Kris Kobach in a federal lawsuit filed in June by the American Civil Liberties Union.
The attorneys for Patrick Stein, Gavin Wright and Curtis Allen asked the court to bar at sentencing any victim impact statements because no one was hurt.
National college football writer Paul Myerberg of USA Today joins 580 Sports Talk every Thursday for the Firekeeper Big 12 Breakdown, talking all things Big 12 (and national topics, too). This week, Paul and guys talk about Les Miles’ buyout agreement with LSU and the chance he ends up at Kansas, the bleak outlook for […]
Officers moved into arrest Scott Skibo when he got into his boat and fled. Officers eventually caught him and seized 50 marijuana plants as well as a backpack containing a loaded .40 caliber Glock handgun.
An investigation began in 2016 after Daniel Gorski’s girlfriend reported finding a computer flash drive of his containing images of women undressing or nude.
Lady Junior Blues, Trojans, Wildcats, Lady Wildcats, Eagles all ranked.
President Donald Trump’s comments when he was here in Topeka campaigning for Kobach have fueled speculation that Kobach could be in line for a place in his administration.
Brindley Blood argued that shooting Akira Lewis was in self-defense. Lewis and another officer were fighting when Blood arrived and eventually shot him.
The index is at 49.9, just below growth neutral 50.0.
Along with local law enforcement organizations from throughout the state, the Kansas Highway Patrol will mobilize to participate in the annual Special Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) campaign. The program is courtesy of a grant from the Kansas Department of Transportation.
40-year-old Jamie Drake admitted that he offered to pay a 16-year-old girl’s bills and send her money if she sent him sexual images.
CO alarms cost approximately $20 and can be purchased at most hardware and retail stores.
Justin Terrazas ran over officer Brian Arterburn while fleeing in a stolen vehicle in February of 2017. Arterburn suffered chest, abdomen and brain injuries when the vehicle hit him as he placed spike strips on a road in south Wichita.
Enjoy the end of the work week warmup, because a change will come again for the weekend.
Over 300 Kansans have been killed due to driving in bad weather over the past 20 years, which is why winter driving is the focus of the annual Winter Weather Awareness Day from the National Weather Service. “The risks from weather-related incidents, it comes from driving in lousy weather,” said NWS Warning Coordination Meteorologist Chad […]
Jatavious Darr and Allan Burgess were arrested for Criminal Possession of a Firearm, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana, 3 counts of Aggravated Child Endangerment and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
The three killed were 55-year-old Gary Alan Heald of Fergus Falls, Minnesota, 56-year-old Cheryl Marie Thoma, also of Fergus Falls and 38-year-old Justin Wise of Arkansas City.
The Kansas Highway Patrol says 57-year-old Kimberly Dunivan was killed near the intersection of East 800 Road and US Highway 40 in a crash at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday.
If convicted, 35-year-old Joseph Bryant Toole III faces up to 20 years in federal prison and a fine up to $250,000 on each count.
Salach blocks two Hawk shots in final minute to help Washburn top Rockhurst.
Get the pulse on Wildcat basketball and football with Tim Fitzgerald.
What stood out to Seth after researching the profile on Mahomes’ impressive arm talent.
It’s worth noting that the tentative adjournment date for the Senate is December 14, which means that for practical purposes, this question could be moot within about a month.
The girl, now 9, described the attack as “scary” in a video that was played before the sentence was imposed.
The name of the child wasn’t immediately released.
Police in Shawnee, Kansas, found the bodies of 27-year-old Courtney Bivins, of Kansas City, Missouri, and 34-year-old Joshua Mobley, of Mission, Kansas, near a park on Sunday.
The Jackson County state’s attorney office says the plea agreement with 24-year-old Alex Karcher of Salina, Kansas, calls for him to face a prison sentence of at least 25 years.
The National Retail Federation predicts the average per-person tab this holiday season will reach over $1000.
The investigation continues, more charges could be coming.
A quiet warm up is in store for the rest of the work week.
The occupant refused medical treatment. No smoke detectors were sounding inside.
The KBI will complete a thorough and independent investigation into this incident. Once the investigation is completed, the findings will be turned over to the Pratt County Attorney for review.
Every Tuesday 580 Sports Talk is joined by Jesse Newell, the Kansas Jayhawks beat writer for the Kansas City Star for Jayhawk Weekly. On the basketball front, the Jayhawks won their home opener on Monday night over Vermont, and Jesse and the guys break down the win, including a record-breaking performance from Lagerald Vick. In […]
Ynoa, 27, did not play affiliated ball in 2018, after being released by the Chicago White Sox in March
39-year-old Yong Lin, who owns the China Garden in Merriam, was sentenced for falsifying records submitted to the U.S. Department of Labor.
Every Tuesday 580 Sports Talk is joined by Matt Derrick of ChiefsDigest.com for the Herman’s Meat and Smokehouse Chiefs Insider. Matt breaks down everything Chiefs, from game recaps and previews, to press conferences, other news, and more. This week, the guys cover all the bases when it comes to the stadium drama for this coming […]
Get the 1st and 2nd team all-MIAA selections.
Tyler Barriss is accused of falsely reporting a shooting in December 2017 following a dispute over an online game between two gamers . A SWAT team responded and Andrew Finch was fatally shot at his Wichita home.
The lawsuit was filed against doctor Steven Simon and Insys Therapeutics. A former patient of Simon says that he was prescribed unnecessarily high doses of opioids while being treated for pain related to a spinal injury and cyanide poisoning.
The victim has been identified as 32-year-old Evan Jolly from Kansas City, MO. He is also believed to be the one who started the fire.
Austin says things are getting better, just not as quickly as this forecast makes out.
The coach spoke with the media about Saturday’s final home game of the season.
Investigators found almost a pound of meth as well as ammunition and $2,724 in cash in the vehicle of Miles McWhorter. McWhorter’s girlfriend was later arrested with 200 grams of methamphetamine and a shotgun, both belonging to McWhorter.
Whether the U.S. diplomatic efforts have cooled the region at all is still an open question, but there has been some progress on the peninsula.
The armed robbery occurred on November 8th in the Pancho’s parking lot on Topeka Blvd. The suspect is described as an African American male, 6 ft. 4 inches tall, weighing approximately 180 lbs.
“It takes a team to be a winner.” Rodeo steer wrestlers know that for certain always recognizing importance of a top bulldogging horse, and a well mounted hazer. Credit for that team importance gets foremost acknowledgement from Tanner Brunner who’s qualified for his first National Finals Rodeo. Moving from ranking 47th in the Professional Rodeo […]
28-year-old Aubrey Oliver was booked into Sedgwick County Jail following a deadly shootout on Saturday. Oliver had been released from prison in July and placed on parole for the 2008 killing of Kenneth White in Hutchinson.
Our final episode of the football season.
Jay George, Lebo, was inducted to the Hereford Hall of Merit during the recent American Hereford Association’s (AHA) annual meeting in Kansas City. Described as a “true marketer,” George has covered the entire spectrum of livestock marketing throughout his 40-year career. Raised on his family’s Hereford ranch at Lebo in Coffey County, George was active […]
“Welcome to Ed and Lurleen’s basement for Christmas entertainment.” That’s Brenda Hastert’s official invitation to the Lecompton Community Pride Theatre Group’s annual Christmas Comedy Production. “It’s a Madison County Christmas is to be presented by our community actors,” announced Hastert of the historic community’s Pride Committee. “Shows are Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 17-18, at the […]
The point is that social media is a distraction, but it’s not any different of a distraction than the Internet as a whole or television or radio were in their heyday. It’s all part of a cycle.
Give yourself an extra minute this morning as slick spots could be around on some of the overpasses, side streets and sidewalks.
A traffic stop in Topeka Monday night netted a felon wanted on robbery charges in Louisiana.
Thirty-one-year-old John C. Riley II was booked into the Shawnee County Department of Corrections under suspicion of attempted robbery and possession of methamphetamine.
Everyone involved was buckled up.
Barry Brown goes for a game high 25 as Wildcats move to 2-0.
The Vermont Catamounts were the second-lowest rated team per KenPom on the Kansas Jayhawks’ schedule entering their contest in KU’s home opener. Kansas had to fight and scrap the entire night against the favorite out of the America East conference, but the Jayhawks came out on top 84-68 on Monday. For all the star power […]
Who was the key player for Sporting KC in their win against Real Salt Lake.
Where did the Chiefs improve the most on the defensive side, get a recap with Mike.
A Kansas Bureau of Investigation report shows there were 38 domestic violence deaths in 2017, which is the second highest number of deaths since the records began in 1993.
A police expert says in a report that a lack of training led Virgil Brewer to aim at the wrong part of Steven Myers’ body, killing him with a beanbag round.
Kansas Republican Senator Pat Roberts is working to get a farm bill approved to prove he’s still a viable candidate for 2020.
Two bodies were found Sunday near Riverfront Park in western Shawnee, Kansas. The discovery was made while officers were responding to a request to check on the welfare of a person thought to be endangered.
KU’s Dineen led the Jayhawk defense at Kansas State with nine total tackles, including eight solo hits, to go along with 2.5 tackles-for-loss.
As of Monday morning, this week’s Kansas gas price extremes are from a low at $2.23 a gallon in Maize to a high of $3.00 a gallon in Elkhart.
The university announced Thursday the program will require 120 hours to complete through the College of Education.