| Sep 15, 2011
| 8:01 PM
Seven postal processing facilities in Kansas are being reviewed for either closure or consolidation. The U.S. Postal Service released a list today saying it needs to cut more than half of its processing facilities. The change is expected to save the...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 6:48 PM
Members of Wichita’s aviation community launched a new effort to reclaim the title of “The Air Capital of the World.” The Wichita Aero Club released a new logo to re-establish Wichita as the leading aviation business center.
| Sep 23, 2011
| 4:11 PM
Michelle Ann Thoele, daughter of Anna Istas and Michael Snook of Topeka, Kansas, and Jonathan Patrick Mahoney, son of James and Georgia Mahoney of Newport Beach, California were married on September 9th, 2011 in Topeka, Kansas. Mrs. Mahoney is a graduate...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 12:50 PM
The medical establishment generally regards placentas (afterbirth) as biohazardous waste, but to New York City placenta chef Jennifer Mayer, they are a nutrient-laden meat that can alleviate postpartum depression and aid in breast milk production (among...
| May 17, 2011
| 12:27 PM
1. An Infestation That Begins In The Mind
They complain of mysterious, creepy symptoms: bugs — or some form of infestation — crawling beneath their skin, sometimes burrowing to the surface, leaving odd specks and colored filaments in their...
| May 21, 2011
| 11:58 AM
Watch video from the Topeka Capital Journal here.
A tornado has been reported in south Topeka, but it's unclear if there has been any damage or injuries.
The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that police said a tornado was on the ground at about 6:30 p.m....
| May 22, 2011
| 6:28 AM
Press Release from Governor Sam Brownback's office:
Governor Declares State of Emergency after deadly storms leave trail of damage in northeast Kansas
Governor Sam Brownback declared a state of emergency after strong storms, including reports of several...
| May 23, 2011
| 6:20 PM
Two security cameras in the Reading grain elevator capture the damage caused by Sunday night’s tornado in Reading, Kansas.
This video was obtained from our news partners KTKA-TV in Topeka.
| May 27, 2011
| 5:29 AM
Storms that swept through Kansas in April did an estimated $502.5 million in damage, setting a single-month record for the state.
Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger says the estimated loss to insured property in April was substantially higher...
| May 27, 2011
| 6:39 PM
The federal government has granted Kansas a declaration for Small Business Administration loan assistance for Reading.
The town of about 250 was hit by an EF-3 tornado last weekend. One man in a mobile home died.
The SBA provides low interest...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 10:59 PM
Here is a list of street closures during nine days of the 2011 Wichita River Festival.
Friday, June 03, 2011
Sundown Parade Staging
5:30PM - 9:00PM
1. Main from 3rd to 10th.
2. Elm from Water to Market.
3. Pine from Wichita to Market.
| 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...