More Headlines

Sebelius to Speak at Harvard Graduation

Updated: 04/17/2009 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius has been chosen to give the commencement address to graduates of Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government June 3.

Read More

Topeka Cabbie Dodges Bullets

Updated: 04/17/2009 - Police say a Topeka cab driver dodged bullets from a would-be robber Friday morning. Police say they got the call just before 4:30 Friday morning of an attempted robbery around the 800 block of Southeast Overton.

Read More

Governor Sebelius Signs the Kelsey Smith Act

Updated: 04/17/2009 - Governor Kathleen Sebelius has signed the Kelsey Smith Act, allowing law enforcement to gather cell phone information more quickly during an emergency situation.

Read More

Topeka Demolishes Building Targeted by Arsonists

Updated: 04/17/2009 - Crews from McPherson Wrecking tore down an apartment building at 634 SW Taylor Friday. The building has been the target of several arson fired, most recently March 29, that rendered the building unsafe.

Read More

Businesses, Citizens, Planners Discuss Future of Hwy. 24

Updated: 04/16/2009 - A new study of traffic patterns and recommendations for the future of Hwy. 24 prompted a meeting Thursday night. As businesses grow, planners want to provide the best access, while keeping traffic moving safely.

Read More

Hawks are Tweeting in Record Numbers

Updated: 04/16/2009 - A media analyst speaking on campus can see why KU students and faculty are Twittering like crazy to communicate with each other.

Read More

State Regents Back Tuition Freeze

Updated: 04/16/2009 - The Board of Regents says deciding whether to freeze state tuition will be a job for the Legislature.

Read More

Library Will Not Restrict Access To Books

Updated: 04/16/2009 - The Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library voted Thursday to not restrict access to four books with sexual themes. A petition brought the books to their attention, but they ultimately decided a web site statement would suffice.

Read More

Quick Treatment Vital for Head Trauma

Updated: 05/29/2009 - The death of actress Natasha Richardson is a reminder to wear helmets while doing activities that carry a risk of fall or trauma, such as bicycle riding.

Read More

Topekans, Pirate-Targeted Ship Arrive in Kenya

Updated: 04/16/2009 - The Liberty Sun pulled into Mombasa with its bridge damaged by rocket propelled grenades and its windows shattered by gunfire. The crew, including two Topekans, wasn't hurt.

Read More

EPA, Police Swarm TreatCo's Kansas Plant

Updated: 04/16/2009 - The Environmental Protection Agency and other agencies have executed a federal search warrant at the Wichita plant of the nation's largest suppliers of natural dog treats.

Read More

Kan. Man Wins Tied Mayoral Election with Coin Toss

Updated: 04/16/2009 - Roger Wright won the toss Thursday during a meeting of the Lyon County commissioners. He had tied with Jena Johnson with the most write-in votes during the election last week.

Read More

Moran Ends Quarter with $2.9M for Kan. Senate Race

Updated: 04/16/2009 - Congressman Jerry Moran ended the last quarter with more than $2.9 million in cash for his Senate race in Kansas. But Congressman Todd Tiahrt, his rival for the Republican nomination next year, says the "generosity gap'' is closing.

Read More

Toddler Recovering After Burned, Skull Fractured

Updated: 04/16/2009 - Jason Lopez faces attempted murder and child abuse charges stemming from an incident in Topeka Saturday. The toddler he was babysitting, Fabian Hackett, was taken to the hospital with third-degree burns and a skull fracture.

Read More

Shawnee Co. Approves Parks & Rec Merger Plan

Updated: 04/16/2009 - Shawnee Co. Commissioners unanimously approved a proposal uniting the county and city of Topeka parks and recreations departments under county control. City leaders say they're interested in looking at the details of the proposal.

Read More

TPD Investigates Similar Attacks On Two Men

Updated: 04/16/2009 - Topeka police say two men became victims of very similar attacks wednesday night. Both men were attacked and had their wallets and cell phones stolen in two different parts of town.

Read More

Topeka Putting on the Dog for Corgi Show

Updated: 04/16/2009 - Hundreds of Cardigan Welsch Corgis have been strutting their stuff at the Kansas Expocentre this week. The national show runs through Saturday.

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