TPD plans holiday check points

The Topeka Police Department has announced plans to conduct a Sobriety Check lane at one or more of the locations listed below. The checkpoi…

Valley Falls Fire Chief arrested

The Valley Falls Fire Chief was arrested over the weekend. According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s office, 59-year-old, John Gordon was …

Lawrence police seeking new headquarters

Area voters in November likely will be asked to approve a tax increase to fund the new police headquarters, which would bring the entire dep…