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Northeast Kansas will get its first accumulating snowfall of the season tonight through Sunday night with up to 3" possible.
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Kansas state Sen. Marci Francisco, left, discusses proposals to promote renewable energy during a news conference at the Statehouse on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, in Topeka, Kan.
Navy veteran Sharitt Baker sits in front of the flag that flew from destroyer U.S.S. Ralph Talbot during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.
Rochelle Chatfield-Anderson, who was knocked unconscious, robbed, and then shot in the face with a shotgun by Robert L. Brown Jr. when she tried to escape, listens to his sentencing Friday morning at the Shawnee County Courthouse.
As the cold weather approaches, and we start to bundle up in warm winter coats, many children and adults in Shawnee County would go without that same protection without the efforts of Scotch Cleaners and The Salvation Army.
Three new landmark signs are coming to Topeka Regional Airport and Business Center, dressing up the facility's key entry points as it embarks in January on non-stop air service to Chicago.
A 20-year-old man sentenced in July for his role in the slaying of Natalie Gibson outside of her Kenwood home is back behind bars after authorities say he provided police with a false name before trying to run on foot from an officer conducting a traffic stop.
Topeka fire crews work to douse a house blaze Thursday evening at 825 S.E. Bellview.
Leo Rucker Jr., 28, of Topeka, was booked at 8:45 a.m. Thursday into the Shawnee County Jail on suspicious of criminal use of weapons, criminal discharge of a firearm, possession of marijuana, interference with law enforcement officers and possession of stolen property.
Arctic air has arrived in KAKEland and will stick around for the next several days.
It's the city's 159th birthday today! Some of the first permanent settlers to the area were three French-Canadian brothers in the 1840's.
Construction crews are reaching to remove what's been a familiar site in the Topeka skyline for the past few years.
The Shawnee County Historical Society will celebrate Topeka's 159th birthday at 2 p.m. Sunday at the historic Hale Ritchie House, 1118 S.E. Madison, according to a news release.
Shawnee County will hold three public hearings to receive input regarding alternate uses of Forbes Golf Course, the Shawnee County Commission learned Thursday.
A Topeka man convicted Nov. 22 of kidnapping his sometimes girlfriend will be sentenced Feb. 7, a Shawnee County Distinct Court judge ruled Thursday.
Topeka fire crews were on the scene of a small fire early Thursday in an apartment complex on the city's south side.