| Jun 2, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Flooding in parts of the state force the activation of the Emergency Operations Center in Topeka.
The Adjutant General's Office says most flooding reports are coming from the north-central part of Kansas. Authorities evacuated some 200 people from...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 7:03 PM
Kansas City Missouri Police are investigating a deadly accident on I-29 where a young woman was hit by as many as six vehicles early Wednesday morning. Police said the woman was crossing the highway at Tiffany Springs Parkway and was struck by oncoming...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 6:30 PM
Cars stalled due to flooding at Seneca & Marboro, & 31st Street South and Old Lawrence, near K-96 and North Meridian, Broadway and Pawnee, and Broadway and Washington, and Cowskin Creek at Maize and Kellogg.
There are reports of...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 11:51 AM
Kansas Lieutenant Governor Jeff Colyer has announced three public forums focused on Medicaid reform will be held in Topeka, Wichita and Dodge City.
Colyer said,"It is essential to Governor Brownback and me that we receive guidance from Kansans while we...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 2:22 PM
Did you know this is the first week of school.
Don't panic, you didn't miss a change in the class schedule.
But it is the beginning of the year for the new Salina campus of the University of Kansas Medical School.
It's a new concept that could have a...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 4:21 AM
Finally nine hours, at 10:15 p.m. Monday night, Interstate 70 reopened after being shut down since 1:15 in the afternoon.
The four-mile stretch of the interstate was closed both east and west of Topeka because investigators suspected a man was carrying...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 4:02 PM
TheUnited States Postal Service will likely lay off more than 100,000 employees as it also plans closure of thousands of stations and branches in 2011. That's in addition to the 491 closures that are already underway.
In one year alone, the USPS lost...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 4:00 PM
The Kansas Highway Patrol has reopened eastbound Interstate 70 west of Topeka following a long standoff with a man barricaded inside a recreational vehicle.
The 25-mile stretch was closed in both directions a little after 8 a.m. Wednesday. Eastbound...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 12:03 PM
A nice little break (at least for areas from I-70 northwards) thanks to a weak cold front that slipped into the region last night. the air is somewhat more tolerable this afternoon from a temperature standpoint and while the humidity/dewpoints are higher....
| Jul 30, 2011
| 1:10 PM
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Westar Energy says the demand for electricity during the summer heat has reached record levels.
The Topeka-based electrical utility also said Friday it was establishing field offices to help customers struggling to pay rising bills....
| Nov 5, 2008
WASHINGTON (AP) - Less than five miles from the White House,
separated by a river and so much history, people spoke of popping
champagne, of winning the lottery. They remembered those who died
before witnessing this day, and they stored away "I Voted"...
| Mar 21, 2009
MILLBROOK, N.Y. (WPIX) - The Poughkeepsie Journal reports members of a Baptist church in Topeka, Kansas said they are coming to Millbrook Sunday to protest Natasha Richardson's funeral.
On its Web site, Westboro Baptist Church said it plans to protest at...