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Topeka's governing body would continue to consist of nine council members and a mayor under the first draft of a proposal being considered by a committee assigned to examine and suggest potential changes to the city's form of government.
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A second Topeka man has been arrested in connection with a Craigslist car sale in March that was set up to be a robbery, Topeka police said Wednesday.
A 50-year-old woman suffered minor injuries while fending off a would-be robber Monday night at a fuel station in North Topeka, and her alleged assailant was jailed Tuesday afternoon.
If it has seemed a bit windier of late in Topeka, that is because 2014 is tracking ahead of the curve when it comes to average wind speeds.
Friends and family said their final goodbyes to a Topeka father and daughter who died in a car accident last week.
Warmer weather is on tap Wednesday for Topeka-area residents, though it will be a windy day, said 580 WIBW Radio meteorologist Dave Relihan.
The "Think Like a Man, Act Like a Woman" forum will begin at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Lazy Toad, 5331 S.W. 22nd Place.
Prevention and Recovery Services and Safe Streets recently conducted an event at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library.
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.