The Kansas Senate is expected to confirm Gov. Sam Brownback’s nomination of his chief counsel to the state Court of Appeals.
Legislation revamping a Kansas law imposing an automatic 50-year sentence on some convicted murderers is now in the state Senate.
The Kansas Senate is poised to vote on confirming three state Board of Regents members and other appointments by Gov. Sam Brownback.
Around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday night TPD officers responded to a local hospital to investigate a report of a cutting.
93-year-old Clifford Everitt was a captain in the U.S. Army Air Corps and was a pilot in World War II and the Berlin Airlift. His final requ…
Gas prices in the Capital City climbed nearly 15 cents from week to week.
A former Kansas Court of Appeals research attorney faces a disciplinary hearing for derogatory comments she tweeted during the same kind of …
Topeka Police are looking for a man after they say he robbed a North Topeka gas station last night.
A Topeka Restaurant had more than $30,000 of copper wire stolen recently.
Clifford Everitt is a World War II pilot who has been living at Topeka Presbyterian Manor and is on Grace Hospice.
The top readers of the Read Kansas Read summer reading program and their families have been invited to join First Lady Mary Brownback for an…
A Topeka man has been sentenced to 78 months for bank robbery, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said today.
You can donate all of your treasures to the annual Sale in the Park which will be held on Saturday, September 7, at the Crestview Shelter Ho…
Veterans and their families got to recreate a “Troop Train” as a Labor Day treat at Gage Park yesterday.
People close to the Veterans Memorial in the southeast corner of Gage Park gathered yesterday to remember and honor those who never returned…
A Lawrence man is recovering from injuries in a Topeka hospital following a motorcycle accident near Perry.
The Kansas Book Festival will take place Saturday, September 7 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Statehouse.
Kansas legislators have opened their special session to address a proposed change to the state’s “Hard 50″ prison sentence
Butler County Sheriff Kelly Herzet says he believes a man suspected of shooting and wounding of one of his deputies might be headed to Liber…
Critics of a Kansas law requiring new voters to provide proof of their U.S. citizenship when registering want legislators to repeal it durin…
The Spencer Museum of Art is planning an exhibit by James Turrell, who’s a sensation in the art world this year.
Bestselling author James Patterson has given $48,000 to pay for scholarships for Emporia State University teaching students.
A presentation on the recently excavated Kanza Indian village near Topeka is planned this week.
Brownback’s chief counsel faces questions from state senators ahead of a committee vote on his nomination to the Kansas Court of Appeals.
Kansas House members are preparing to debate a bill that would change the state’s “Hard 50″ criminal sentencing law.