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Prevention and Recovery Services and Safe Streets recently conducted an event at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library.
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The Westboro Baptist Church, an extremist congregation based in Topeka, Kansas, announced Wednesday that it would picket the funeral of two of the three victims of Sunday's shooting attack at a Jewish Community Center in Overland Park.
Former Topekan Adam Lloyd Shepard will return to a Florida circuit court April 24 after jurors were unable to reach a verdict Monday on a charge of first-degree murder.
State and federal authorities conduct annual resurveys of long-term care homes. Some facilities were surveyed twice in 2013, while others only had one resurvey listed.
In a move targeted at improving the city's ability to enforce property care and maintenance rules, Topeka's governing body Tuesday evening adopted the International Property Maintenance Code.
Patricia Phillips visited 13 News at 4 to explain how the "One Book, Many Voices" book club at the Topeka and Shawnee Co.
Charley Barnes on his first trip to Topeka on June 5, 2011. This was his way of expressing his right of free speech and invading the privacy of members of the Westboro Baptist Church at their own homes, church and law firm.
Utility, the makers of Rocket Vehicle Routers, Atlas video recorder systems, and other popular Situational Awareness technologies for mobile resource management, announces a Declaratory Judgment lawsuit filed by Digital Ally in October 2013 has been dismissed by Sam A. Crow, U.S. District Senior Judge of Topeka, Kansas.
A Topeka, Kan., church known for protesting at the funerals of soldiers says it plans to picket the Alaska Native Heritage Center on June 1. The Westboro Baptist Church says in an online flyer published Sunday that it plans to send protesters to the center because "God hates your idols."
Safe Streets is holding its first planning meeting for this year's activities in Shawnee County at 6:30 pm Thursday, April 17, at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library.
When a serious brain disorder strikes your family , you can feel very alone. But the National Alliance on Mental Illness, or NAMI, says you don't have to be.
Topeka police on Monday night were searching for the driver of a black Honda Accord after he struck another vehicle and fled the scene on foot in the Oakland community.
Shawnee County sheriff's officials say a 32-year-old man drove through a T-bone intersection at a high rate of speed before striking two parked vehicles Monday morning in Montara.
The clothing retailer has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after failing to find a buyer or a source of capital to help fund turnaround efforts.
Topeka police Capt. Darin Scott, special assistant for neighborhood relations to city manager Jim Colson, holds a copy of the International Property Maintenance Code book Friday while pointing to a house he said has been wrapped in plastic sheeting for two years at 3914 S.W. Munson.
The National Weather Service reported hail as large as a quarter in the capital city Sunday afternoon, adding the city had officially received 0.56 of an inch of rain as of 3 p.m. at Philip Billard Municipal Airport.