The Kansas City Royals have retained one of their own as Alex Gordon has agreed to a four-year, $72 million deal to return to the Kansas City Royals according to several reports including MLB.com Royals beat reporter Jeffery Flanagan. According to sources, Alex Gordon and the #Royals have agreed to a mult-year deal, pending physical. […]
Man who has been in prison for murder since 1984 has been implicated in another homicide
KCK police say person of interest in Tuesday night shooting turned himself
Tensions high in Northeast Asia as world officials look to confirm North Korea’s claims that it tested an H-Bomb
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt wants to know why Virginia won’t recognize Kansas gun licenses
The K-12 Student Success Interim Study Committee Report has been tabled and sent to Legislative Research for a rewrite.
Phase III Accident Reporting was in effect this morning in Topeka as enough frozen precipitation fell to make things a little slippery. Please use caution.
High school basketball is back in full swing. See all the finals.
Highland Park shoots lights out in second quarter; Shawnee Heights sets tone early.
Isaiah Taylor scored 17 points and Texas overcame a tough shooting night with some key late-game 3-pointers to beat Kansas State 60-57 Tuesday night. Kansas State led at the half 29-23 after a nice flurry right before the half but they couldn’t continue it. Javan Felix scored 14 for Texas (9-5, 1-1 Big 12) and […]
2 counties seek reimbursement for costs from by sexual predators because state fund is empty
ICT Food Circle aims to link farmers with millennials, Wichita-area consumers
Kansas Attorney General is reaching out to state law enforcement officials for insight on how legal marijuana in impacting Kansas
Obama gives emotionally-charged defense for use of executive order on gun control
Two-car accident near Milford, Kan., results in one death and one injury
A report of an armed individual in the vicinity of Highland Park High School prompted officials to place the school on lockdown
Republican legislators are preparing to push for big changes in Kansas’ education system
Cheney Lake’s only remaining marina to close this week
Allison Schumm files to keep conviction off her record
The Rose Capacities or Rose Standards were cited in the Kansas Supreme Court’s March 2014 Gannon v. State of Kansas school finance decision. They were again cited in the now tabled 2015 K-12 Student Success Interim Study Committee Report. So, what are the Rose Standards?
Columbia, Mo., woman was given probation for failing to protect her infant daughter from abusive boyfriend
An investigation is underway to determine the cause of a train derailment in Linn County
Officials are still gathering details about battle that resulted in several U.S. causalities
Oil prices down and stock market is stabilizing after Monday’s plunge
Multiple suspects charged in Christmas Eve homicide
Tax revenue receipts released Monday fell short of expectations for December 2015.
Topeka man faces up to 10 years in federal prison after being arrested for unlawful possession of a firearm
Woman who embezzled over $400,000 from a local real estate company ordered to restitution fees, prison time
Today will give us a chance for some of the last of the snow to melt a little before we get a round of some light freezing drizzle overnight into early Wednesday. That could make driving interesting in the morning commute Wednesday. Listen to 580 for updates
Bill Self Frank Mason, Devonte Graham, Perry Ellis Lon Kruger & Buddy Hield It took three overtimes for No. 1 Kansas to prevail against No. 2 Oklahoma, 109-106, in one of the finest regular-season contests in the steeped tradition of Jayhawk basketball on Monday night in Allen Fieldhouse. Kansas relied on two late steals from […]
The streak continues as the Washburn Ichabods won their 26th straight game over Lincoln with an 88-86 win in overtime topping the Blue Tigers. The road to the 26th-straight win over the Blue Tigers (9-4, 5-2 MIAA) was not an easy one as Washburn (9-3, 5-2 MIAA) ended Lincoln’s five-game winning streak while winning its […]
Five players scored in double digits, three Ichabods had 10-plus rebounds and Felisha Gibbs tallied the Ichabods’ first double-double of the season as Washburn ran away from Lincoln, 89-44, on Monday, Jan. 4 inside Lee Arena. Washburn improves to 9-4 (5-2 MIAA) on the season and 4-0 at home, closing its home stand to open the […]
It’s the first coaches club of 2016! Find out what all seven boys basketball coaches think of their squads.
Two companies that own shopping centers and mall in U.S. and Asia have purchased popular Kansas City shopping district
No injuries reported after bus carrying about 60 Purdue University students caught fire
Kansas legislative panel to review report calling for ‘complete overhaul’ of school funding
The body of country musician Craig Strickland was recovered from a lake near the Kansas-Oklahoma border
State legislature to start new session with continued budget complications after December tax revenues come in far below expectations
The Kansas City Chiefs are back in the playoffs and looking for their first playoff win since the 1993 season. The Chiefs will be traveling to the place where they last won a playoff game, Houston. The Chiefs beat the Houston Oilers in their lat playoff win on January 16th 1994. The NFL Wild Card […]
Wichita’s many airports, heliports require private drone operators to register, fly cautiously
Kansas Legislature must close budget gap, but GOP leaders hope session is shorter, smoother
The Big 12 regular season started on Saturday, the first of 18 games. Below are the scores plus a schedule for the upcoming week: Scores from Saturday: West Virginia 87 KSU 83 (2OT)Texas Tech 82 Texas 74Oklahoma State 69 TCU 48KU 102 Baylor 74Oklahoma 87 Iowa State 83 Upcoming Schedule: Monday, January 4th No.19 […]
Lawrence police say a suspect fired multiple shots from a vehicle in the city’s west side
Six players from Shawnee County are on the East for this year’s Kansas Shrine Bowl game!
Armed protesters in standoff with FBI, local and state authorities at wildlife refuge near Burns, Ore.
Expanded checks on firearm sales part of Obama’s package to reduce gun violence
Defense Department data show the children of service members are sexually assaulted hundreds of times each year. The abuse of military dependents is committed most often by male enlisted troops, according to the data provided exclusively to The Associated Press. More than 61 percent of the cases involved parents sexually abusing their children. The figures […]
Lawrence City Commission to decide on land-use, zoning changes for south side shopping project
The cow’s death came soon after a farmer in Harvey County found one his bulls dead, its sex organs removed.
Kansas Bioscience Authority to sever ties with state and become private entity
Kansas lawmakers approve 6-month contract with software company that drew criticism last year
Audio: Andy Reid Audio: Alex Smith Audio: Dontari Poe Audio: Ron Parker Audio: Mike Devito Audio: Tyvon Branch Audio: Travis Kelce The Chiefs knew they were in the playoffs going into week 17 but they finally know who they will be playing. The Chiefs will head to Houston to take on the Texans in […]
Police had been searching for the suspect since mid-December
Woman robbed in Wichita hotel room says she was acquainted with her attackers
Parsons man has been charged with second degree murder in November confrontation with Coffeyville police
A Topeka, Kansas, couple has been ordered to stand trial on charges that they sexually assaulted a child since 2008. 37-year-old Kenneth Seel and 34-year-old Tiffany Seel are to stand trial on felony counts of rape, aggravated indecent liberties with a child, sodomy and endangering a child. Kenneth Seel was ordered on Thursday to stand […]
The Washburn Ichabod men’s basketball team scored the final seven points of the game capped by a buzzer-beating floater in the lane by Cameron Wiggins as the Ichabods defeated Lindenwood 68-66 in overtime in Lee Arena on Saturday night. To open the extra frame, Lindenwood (8-4, 4-2 MIAA) scored the five seven points taking a […]
Washburn hit several key free throws down the stretch and overcame an early deficit with a strong final three quarters to defeat Lindenwood, 81-74, at home on Saturday, Jan. 2. The Ichabods struggled early, trailing by four (16-12) at the first quarter break, but woke up midway thru the second to come back strong and tie […]
Alex Collins ran for 185 yards and three touchdowns and Arkansas capped its late-season surge with a 45-23 victory over Kansas State on Saturday in the Liberty Bowl. Ranked 18th to open the season, Arkansas stumbled through a 1/3 start that knocked the Razorbacks out of the Top 25. The Razorbacks (8-5) turned things […]
Junior guard Wayne Selden Jr., scored 24 points to lead No. 2 Kansas to a 102-74 win over No. 23 Baylor on Saturday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse, which marked KU’s 25th consecutive conference-opening win. The Jayhawks (12-1, 1-0 Big 12) jumped out to a 20-point lead in the first seven minutes of the game and […]
No. 19/17 West Virginia scored the final four points of the second overtime, including a pair of free throws from Jevon Carter with 5 seconds remaining, to hold on for an 87-83 win over Kansas State on Saturday before 12,270 at Bramlage Coliseum. The game went back and forth between the two teams with the […]
The 2016 Topeka Farm Show will celebrate its 27th anniversary, January 5-6-7, at the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka, announced Steve Guenther from Tradexpos, event coordinator, Austin, Minnesota. “Our first show was in 1989, and we’ve grown to the use of three buildings, more than 485 exhibiting companies, 725 displays and many added attractions,” Guenther said. […]
Legislative panel OKs dropping Medicaid for hepatitis C patients who drink or drop medications
Dodge City casino doesn’t have to pay tax on Kansas lottery machines
City of Leavenworth to pay thousands for penalties and improvements
Winning number for Kansas Lottery Holiday Millionaire Raffle was drawn Thursday
Slain Wichita State student met woman accused in death through online sex ad
The 16-year-old boy from Lawrence is charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of his grandmother
Attorneys want to add new plaintiff in lawsuit challenging proof of citizenship law in Kansas
2by2 tickets can be purchased starting January 3
Woman beats drunken-driving charges with unusual claim: Her body ferments food into alcohol
No serious injuries reported in brawl during New Jersey rally for peace
The non-conference season is over and the Big 12 season starts on Saturday. The Jayhawks are ranked 2nd in the nation and are 11-1 going into their Big 12 home opener against Baylor at Allen Fieldhouse. KU has won 11 straight Big 12 regular season titles and were picked to win the league again this […]
Casino traffic drops, but arrests double over the last 5 years
Trains from Kansas City to Missouri will be on hold until Friday
Pat Strathman recapped 2015 with 15 top headlines for high school sports and 15 games he broadcasted.
Topeka’s Yellow Cab and AAA team up to give NYE party-goers free rides home
NYPD to step up security for New Year’s Eve celebration in Times Square
State troopers say the 2015 holiday weekend saw a decrease in tickets and crashes from last year
Dakota Fair, 18, is believed to have fired at the victim from his car.
A 23-year-old Chapman, Kan., resident has been named as the suspect in a series of Junction City and Salina hotel robberies
Neither victim could identify the suspect.
Kansas AG Derek Schmidt says a company that falsely claimed it was selling products to raise money for charity must repay Kansas customers
VP Joe Biden will visit Turkey in January to address concerns over fight against ISIS
KanCare officials deny accusations of denying legitimate claims as a cost-cutting measure
Five suspects in a Christmas Eve stabbing death are now in custody
Bags of holiday-themed chocolate candy have been pulled from Wal-Mart shelved in 30 states
A New Jersey newborn wouldn’t wait until her parents made it to the hospital to make her entrance to the world
Nearly 1,500 wells will be measured to see if last year’s drop in water levels are continuing.
A group of teens who had formed a group called Kill Yourself of Die pleaded no contest after threatening to shoot up a Hutchinson high school
Thousands expected to turn out on New Year’s Eve for Manhattan’s annual ball drop
Prosecutors expected to announce that Bill Cosby will face criminal charges for sexual assualt
Police do not suspect foul play in the unattended death of a Junction City man
Ohio man pleaded not guilty on multiple DUI charges after recording himself in the act of driving drunk
“3+3” program would see students earn law degrees faster
Proposed policies would see fines given for meter tampering, falsifying water use and more
Kansas Lottery officials say it’s all over but the waiting for those who bought into a chance at $1 million
The victim was in critical condition with life threatening injuries.
Senior Perry Ellis led the charge with 14 points, 13 in the second half, as the frontcourt players of No. 2 Kansas accounted for 30 of the team’s 50 points over the final 20 minutes to claim a 78-53 win over UC Irvine Tuesday night inside Allen Fieldhouse. The victory marked the 10th-straight by the […]
Wesley Iwundu scored 13 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists, and Kansas State used a dominant second half to top Saint Louis 75-47 and complete non conference play with a 10-2 record. Kamau Stokes finished with 11 points and Justin Edwards 10 to go along with 6 rebounds. Seven players finished with 7 points or more. Kansas […]