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1 hr ago | WIBW-TV Topeka
School board members say volunteers can make a big difference in the life of a student.
4 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal
Sentencing of a Topeka man convicted of a 2012 killing of a woman during an aggravated burglary has been continued until November so jury members can have three days to hear additional evidence and arguments as to whether a Hard 50 sentence is appropriate.
9 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal
More than 100 Indian families in the Topeka community will be involved in preparing food and entertainment for this year's India Fest event, according to its chairman.
While the Kansas Office of Judicial Administration doesn't keep statistics on how often judges recuse themselves from cases, Shawnee County chief deputy district attorney Jacqie Spradling said it doesn't happen often.
Courtney Force outran her 65-year-old father with a 4.253-second pass at 296.24 mph in her Ford Mustang.
Records requests reveal some issues with how both the Topeka Police Department and Shawnee County Sheriff's Office handle voided citations.
Anje Kearney, owner of Kansas Avenue Market, said she is trying to raise $5,000 through GoFundMe.com to level the floor and cover it with uniform carpeting.
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The Shawnee County Commission on Monday will consider scheduling a Nov. 4 ballot question election on whether to extend a countywide, half-cent sales tax for 15 years.
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Topeka has only a small percentage of commercial space vacant in high-quality properties, but lower-quality spots aren't seeing the same demand.
Kenny Ralph peers into his hardware and tools room that holds things such as a lawn mower, dolly, door.
The Kansas Court of Appeals on Friday ordered a Topeka man to pay a full hospital bill he incurred when a possibly spiked drink led to a bar fight and arrest.
Topekans continue to show their support for two officers who lost their lives in the line of duty two winters ago.
Courtney Force led the Funny Car field with a 4.045-second pass at 319.22 mph in a Ford Mustang, and Brittany Force took the Top Fuel lead with a 3.762 at 325.53.
Shawnee County commissioners voted unanimously Monday to conduct a public hearing on Topeka's proposed expansion of the Heartland Park Topeka STAR bond district, from which sales tax revenues are dedicated to retiring the outstanding STAR bonds issued in 2006 to finance improvements to the racing facility.
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Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 03:19 pm
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