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Another warm day is on tap for Topeka-area residents on Thursday, with a chance of thunderstorms entering the picture in the afternoon.
More than 350 signatures were gathered during the first weekend of a petition drive seeking to bring about a ballot question election regarding Heartland Park Topeka, organizer Chris Imming said Wednesday.
An open records request seeking information about legislators being invited to school district or school functions has some superintendents and at least one legislator all atwitter.
Police are looking for a bald, black man who shot another man and took his Ford Explorer Wednesday morning in East Topeka.
Walking Naked: It's Legal In Topeka, Kansas It turns out walking around naked in Kansas is not actually against the law.
A tribute to one group who gave their lives to our country will get a special salute when the Vietnam Traveling Wall comes to Topeka.
Bryon P. Dixon, 37, of Topeka, was booked into the Shawnee County Jail in connection with unlawful sexual relations with an inmate 16-years-old or older on Aug. 5. A redacted version of the original probable cause affidavit, obtained through an open records request, indicated Dixon was employed at the Topeka Correctional Facility - which houses ... (more)
A Topeka elementary school was evacuated for a short time Tuesday morning after a fire was discovered in a bathroom trash bin, authorities said.
Topeka police say a man who was shot late Sunday in the Tennessee Town neighborhood of central Topeka was in critical condition on Tuesday afternoon at a local hospital.
Whew! The summer has flown by! Vacations, bike rides, evening runs to Dairy Queen have been a whirlwind! There are several exciting upcoming bike developments in Topeka! It's almost time for the second annual bike counts throughout town.
Little kids who love big trucks - and big kids who appreciate heavy machinery - can get a grand tour of machines and vehicles that build, maintain and protect during the second annual TouchATruck celebration Saturday in downtown Topeka.
The City of Topeka unveiled how much more you may soon have to pay for water. On Monday, utilities officials detailed the need for improvements at a town hall meeting.
Gov. Sam Brownback applied pressure to Kansas high school students Monday by declaring more among them must be accepted to college, join the military or earn an industry-recognized technical training certificate in four years.
Several viewers sent in pictures of a naked man walking on Topeka streets last week asking 13 News to find out why he wasn't arrested and what will be a surprise to most of you, it turns out walking naked in Kansas is actually not against the law.
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Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 04:22 am
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