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8 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal
The Joint Economic Development Organization on Thursday will consider approving a 2014 budget that would reduce spending for salaries by 19 percent for Go Topeka, the private organization that administers the economic development program financed by a countywide, half-cent sales tax.
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10 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal
When picking 12 jurors to decide whether photographs of naked youngsters younger than 18 are against the law, can a prosecutor ask prospective jurors their feelings about child pornography? During the trial of Jason W. Hachmeister, the challenge for attorneys will be to pick their words very carefully when talking about sex, talking about children, ... (more)
14 hrs ago | WIBW-TV Topeka
Topeka city officials want public input on a temporary sign plan that could change what you see during your morning drive to work.
18 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal
Connell is neutered and up-to-date on his shots. He is a friendly guy, curious and playful.
After being hit with wintry precipitation Sunday, there is little chance of rain or snow in the capital city and surrounding areas until next weekend.
The Shawnee Choral Society, a 74-voice community chorus, will celebrate the holiday season with "Making Seasons Bright," a concert Monday night that will open with Benjamin Britten's multi-movement "A Ceremony of Carols" and close with lighter Christmas fare.
Doug Davis' debit card information was stolen three times in the past six months, and the Topeka man said he is frustrated with what he sees as a lack of interest in pursuing identity thieves.
A vacant house at 1226 N.W. Jackson in Topeka was in flames early Sunday morning when passers-by called the Topeka Fire Department.
The Topeka Capital-Journal publishes letters from people who want to share about a random act of kindness.
If you are confused about health care reform and what it means for you, then you might want to attend the 2013 Health Care Reform Workshop from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 17 in Marvin Auditorium at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, 1515 S.W. 10th Ave. The workshop, which has no admission charge, is being coordinated by Quality of Life Inc., a ... (more)
HoneyBaked Ham is looking to move into the Topeka market permanently, joining a cohort of food chains that decided the capital city looked like a promising market this year.
Rylee Robinson, 13, watches as Staff Sgt. Matthew R. Crawford on Saturday receives the Kansas National Guard Distinguished Service Medal for his efforts in helping save her life after she was severely injured in a car-bicycle accident in May in the 5200 block of S.W. Topeka Boulevard.
The capital city's first brush with the fluffy white stuff came late Wednesday. A more complete canvas of snow may paint Topeka a wintry shade of white by breakfast Sunday.
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A Christmas tradition in Topeka continued throughout the weekend, not only to spread holiday cheer, but to raise money for Topeka's disabled.
I had the honor Friday of hosting the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women luncheon in Topeka.
Northeast Kansas will get its first accumulating snowfall of the season tonight through Sunday night with up to 3" possible.