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The Sunday Capital-Journal from Dec. 2, 1962, contained extensive coverage of a woman who killed her four children before committing suicide.
Northwest Kansas dairy farmer Ken McCarty is working on a $50 million business expansion to double the operation's milking herd to 14,000 cows and create 75 jobs within three years.
The four-block area surrounding a house at 1629 S.W. Central Ave.in central Topeka, where at least three people were shot to death Sunday, has in the past six years had four other homicides, three of which remain unsolved.
Melissa Jarboe, founder of the Jamie Jarboe Foundation and Military Veterans Project, was recognized as this month's Champion of Character.
Rather than leave it neglected where it is now, why not move it to the Great Overland Station, the preserved union Pacific Topeka depot.
Topeka City Councilman Richard Harmon questioned the city's practice Tuesday evening of clearing all downtown streets early in its snow-removal process.
A Topeka police officer keeps an eye on the scene where a triple homicide was discovered at 1629 S.W. Central Park Ave. A fourth person who lived at the residence but was found critically wounded several blocks away died of her injuries Tuesday, police said.
Kansas schoolteacher and political novice Chris Clemmons is without deep pockets financially but robustly skeptical of work by the two major political parties in Congress.
Wells Fargo Advisors in Topeka is preparing for Santa Claus coming to town to promote the "Mission Possible" campaign to collect new and gently used jeans to benefit the Topeka Rescue Mission.
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Topeka Police Department and Kansas Highway Patrol officers made multiple arrests for people driving under the influence during a special enforcement campaign over Thanksgiving.
Seven shovel heads pushed into the earth and then let dirt fly. Moments later North Fairview Elementary School students collectively yelled, "Thank you."
Veteran Elmer McFadden Jr. was overcome with emotion Tuesday morning as he selected Christmas gifts for his three young children at the American Legion Auxiliary Holiday Gift Shop set up in a recreation hall at Colmery-O'Neil VA Medical Center.
It averaged just over $2.90 a gallon dollars, according to Gasbuddy's daily survey of 104 gas outlets in Topeka.