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A two-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon north of Lawrence in Nortonville killed one and seriously injured several others including two Topekans, the Kansas Highway Patrol reported.
Authorities investigate a collision-turned-shooting on Sunday evening on eastbound US-24 highway near the exit ramp to the Oakland Expressway.
In the 1930s, bank robbers Bennie and Stella Dickson sometimes stayed at a rural cabin in southwest Shawnee County that was equipped with a tunnel as an escape route for its fugitive residents, a relative of Bennie Dickson recalled this week.
More than a year has passed since Alex White, a Topeka youngster dealing with a hereditary condition that causes progressive muscle weakness, lost his beloved service dog when it was struck by a passing car.
An accident occurred around 6:15 p.m. at the Highway 24/ Oakland Expressway and K-4 interchange which lead to an altercation in which one person was shot.
If they didn't know it before, visitors to the Topeka Zoo on Saturday learned they can make a positive difference in the earth's fragile environment.
The National Federation of Independent Business Young Entrepreneur Foundation has named a Shawnee Heights High School senior as a young entrepreneur of the year award finalist.
First lady Michelle Obama plans to speak at a high school graduation next month in Topeka, Kansas, but not everyone's happy about it, as some families have voiced concerns that her presence could limit seating and take attention away from the graduates themselves.
Authorities say the driver of this Buick LeSabre initiated a brief police pursuit early Saturday evening in central Topeka after fleeing from a traffic stop, The car crashed on S.W. Douthitt near S.W. Fillmore, becoming pinned by a utility pole and tree.
The Washburn University Mobile Health Clinic was parked Monday in the parking lot of Our Lady of Guadalupe church.
Questar Fueling's, compressed natural gas filling station has been open since October, but opened Thursday to most of the public.
Students at Ross Elementary School and Eisenhower Middle School got the memo - the one asking them to show up Saturday morning to help paint the latest in a series of community murals on the north wall of the Avondale East CRC NetReach Center, 455 S.E. Golf Park Blvd. About 50 students from the two schools were on hand when the painting got ... (more)
Summer job openings in Topeka favor young people living near the Wanamaker corridor, shown looking south from near S.W. 6th.
A woman in her 30s escaped serious injury after her vehicle rolled and landed on its passenger side on an Interstate 70 exit ramp in downtown Topeka.
A Harpists for Peace concert titled "Like Ripples on the Lake" will take place at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 20, at Highland Park United Methodist Church, 2914 S.E. Michigan.
The blooming of crocuses and daffodils, the start of area farmers' markets and yard sales are just a few things that signal spring has definitely sprung.