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4 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal
A major water-main break caused water to shoot about 40 feet into the air around 9:15 a.m. Thursday near S.E. 9th and Jefferson, on the south side of the Shawnee County Jail.
5 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal
Topeka officials late Wednesday afternoon warned residents to avoid contact with Deer Creek as it runs through the Dornwood Park area between S.E. 29th and S.E. 21st streets because of a sewage leakage into the waterway.
With less than a week before their Aug. 5 primary, Republican House candidates Joshua Powell and Fred Patton have thousands of dollars to spend thanks to very different sets of donors.
"It's time for me to not overstay my welcome, it's time for me to move on," said Miller.
Property crimes fell almost 10 percent in the first half of 2014, while violent crimes ticked down about 1 percent.
A woman was hospitalized with serious injuries and a man was arrested in connection with attempted second-degree murder after an early-morning domestic assault Wednesday on the city's west side.
Topeka police were on the scene of a domestic assault in which a woman was injured early Wednesday on the city's west side.
Alvin Zahnter was in Topeka this week to bolster his U.S. Senate candidacy by participating in the Fiesta Mexicana parade.
Some businesses in the area under construction on downtown Kansas Avenue said the project hasn't hurt them too much overall, but they will be glad when it ends.
The federal regulations that took effect July 1st require sugary snacks and soda to be taken off vending machines shelves.
In anticipation of the arrival of all-new vehicle models and the anxiously awaited 2015 Challenger SRT Hemi Hellcat , Briggs Dodge, a dealer in Topeka, Kan., has entirely revamped its website to better enhance car shoppers' online navigation.
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It happened at 9:46 p.m. about 15 miles west-southwest of Medford, Ok. The earthquake could be felt all across Kansas.
Shawnee County sheriff's officials on Monday identified the fatality victim in a two-car crash Saturday morning just north of Topeka.
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Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 09:10 am
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