Democrat ponders challenge to Jenkins

A Lawrence Democrat is considering challenging GOP incumbent Rep. Lynn Jenkins next year for the 2nd District U.S. House seat of eastern Kan…

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Gas prices moving higher

Gas prices jumped 17 cents per gallon in the past week, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 104 gas outlets in Topeka. The average gallo…

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Horseshoes at Sunflower State Games

Kansas First News Photojournalist Brian Burkett finds a few generational partnerships at the Sunflower State Games Doubles Horseshoes Compet…


Robbers take mans pants

Topeka police are looking for six suspects after an aggravated robbery Sunday night.