More Headlines

Local ABC Affiliate Back on Dish Network

Updated: 01/07/2009 - Subscribers to Dish Network welcomed another Topeka affiliate back to their tv line-ups Wednesday. Dish Network reached an agreement with KTKA-TV to rebroadcast its signal, which returned Wednesday.

Read More

Drug from Genetically Engineered Goats a First

Updated: 01/07/2009 - You've heard of making cheese from goats' milk, but prescription drugs? In what would be a scientific first, an anti-clotting drug made from the milk of genetically engineered goats moved closer to government approval Wednesday after experts at the Food and Drug Administration reported that the medication works and its safety is acceptable.

Read More

Melting Snow Causes Heavy Flooding in Wash. State

Updated: 01/07/2009 - Rain and high winds lashed Washington state Wednesday, causing widespread avalanches, mudslides, flooding and road closures as the heavy snowfall that has buried parts of the state began to rapidly melt.

Read More

Koch Industries Chops 150 Jobs

Updated: 01/07/2009 - The Wichita giant will also trim jobs through attrition due to the worsening economy.

Read More

McConnell AFB to Add Jobs

Updated: 01/07/2009 - The Wichita air base will add personnel to fill a Reserve unit shortfall.

Read More

Volunteers Prepare to Help the Homeless

Updated: 01/07/2009 - Locals are getting involved and making sure everybody counts. A volunteer training program was held Wednesday at Topeka's Cyrus Holliday Building for a state-wide point in time count of all the homeless in Kansas.

Read More

How Did the Herrman Search Start?

Updated: 01/07/2009 - Adam Herrman's sister says she contacted authorities about missing brother. But tracing the roots of the renewed search has been difficult.

Read More

Taylor Looks Ahead to Taking Shawnee Co. DA Post

Updated: 01/07/2009 - Chad Taylor will be sworn in Monday as the new Shawnee County District Attorney. He says he's working to improve communications with law enforcement. He'll also have a couple high-profile cases waiting for him.

Read More

Topeka Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for Murder

Updated: 01/07/2009 - A Topeka man was sentenced Wednesday for the killing of a retired jeweler. Allen Dale Smith, 37, was found guilty of first degree murder and aggravated battery.

Read More

Gas Prices on the Rise?

Updated: 01/07/2009 - For a while there seemed to be a nice break from the high gas prices, but they could be back on the rise.

Read More

Smoke Causes Dentention Center Evacuation

Updated: 01/07/2009 - The Forbes Juvenile Detention Center was evacuated for about a half hour Wednesday night. Authorities say they got a call that there was smoke in the building. When they arrived, they discovered it was a problem with the boiler.

Read More

FBI: Man allegedly threatened to bomb LA-bound jet

Updated: 01/07/2009 - A man who claimed to have a bomb aboard a Los Angeles-bound jetliner and was then tackled and bound by other passengers will not face federal charges, the FBI said Wednesday.

Read More

US: Troops kill 32 insurgents in east Afghanistan

Updated: 01/07/2009 - U.S.-led forces raided a Taliban bomb-making cell in eastern Afghanistan, killing 32 insurgents in a battle with scores of armed militants who shot at them from rooftops and alleyways, the military said Wednesday.

Read More

Toshiba to expand the powers of the TV set-top box

Updated: 01/07/2009 - Toshiba Corp. is planning to use the Cell processor, the brain of Sony Corp.'s PlayStation 3 game console, to create an ultra-powerful TV set-top box that can record up to six high-definition channels at once and improve the look of any video.

Read More

Apple cuts copy protection and prices on iTunes

Updated: 01/07/2009 - Apple Inc. is cutting the price of some songs in its market-leading iTunes online store to as little as 69 cents and plans to make every track available without copy protection.

Read More
631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email: feedback@wibw.com
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability