Posted: 10/22/2008 - A conservative Republican seeking re-election to the state school board is defending now-repealed science standards that questioned the validity of evolution.
Posted: 10/22/2008 - Kansas voters have begun casting their ballots Tuesday for the Nov. 4 election.
Posted: 10/22/2008 - An abortion rights political action committee faces questions from the state ethics commission about whether it improperly failed to report donors' names.
Posted: 10/22/2008 - The National Park Service favors a plan that would allow for changes to the look of the Gateway Arch grounds. Park officials say if the preferred alternative is approved, a design competition would be held to generate ideas to revitalize the grounds of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial.
Posted: 10/22/2008 - Missouri led the nation in job growth in September as its unemployment rate fell slightly from an 18-year high in August.
Posted: 10/22/2008 - Police say two bomb threats were called in at other downtown Kansas City businesses just minutes before an explosion caused extensive damage at the Hereford House.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - A jury is deliberating the fate of Wichita man charged with capital murder in the death of a 14-year-old girl who was pregnant with his baby. Chelsea Brooks' body was found in a makeshift grave in rural Butler County.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - Fans of Deep Pockets jumped to the defense of their favorite hangout Tuesday. A handful of people used the public comments portion of the Topeka City Council meeting to support the bar.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - Judges have more "repayment" authority with the defendants who appear in Municipal Court, after a decision from Topeka City Council members.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - Governor Kathleen Sebelius led a delegation to Washington, D.C Tuesday, making a pitch to bring a new bio-defense facility to the Sunflower State. The group met with Homeland Security officials, who are deciding where to build the $451 million National Bio- and Agro0 Defense Facility.
Updated: 10/21/2008 - The first 100 people who made it out to the new Spangles got a free meal every week for a year. But they had to work to get it! Check it out!
Posted: 10/21/2008 - KMAN radio reports an hour of discussions Monday between Riley County Law Board and it's police union ended with law board members calling for more negotiations.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - The Reno County clerk's office says a few voters have unnecessarily enclosed $1 in return envelopes containing their completed ballot.
Updated: 10/21/2008 - Under fire from his own ranks, Topeka Fire Chief Howard Giles earned a standing ovation at Tuesday's City Council meeting. He was presented the award for the Kansas State Association of Fire Chiefs "Fire Chief of the Year."
Posted: 10/21/2008 - Tuesday Undersheriff Scott Holladay met with the Metropolitan Topeka Airport Authority to discuss the possibilty. Holladay says the department would like their own range to access when they need it.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - The Kansas Department of Transportation says signs and cameras are being installed along westbound I-70 to help monitor traffic when weather gets bad.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - A tree was dedicated in honor of 18-year old Alheli Alcantara near the Burger King where she worked.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - From October 20 through December 15 more than 50 staff members at WRMS will work in teams of four to get fit and live a healthy lifestyle.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - The YWCA continues its efforts to unite the community in support of survivors of domestic violence. Tuesday's Week Without Violence Event was a Voices Against Violence concert.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - Four men have become the first to pursue a degree in women's studies at Kansas State University. Program director Angela Hubler says the men are breaking ground in a way similar to equal-rights activists Frederick Douglas and John Stuart Mill.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - A 1960's radical often linked by Republicans to Barack Obama, won't be speaking at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln next month. Bill Ayers, now a college professor in Chicago, was scheduled to speak November 15 at an education conference.
Updated: 10/21/2008 - Oklahoma City Police have made an arrest in connection with the murder of two brothers originally from Topeka. Doyle Wayne Briggs was taken into custody shortly before 1 p.m. Tuesday. He was booked on two counts of murder in the first degree.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - The Reno County clerk's office says a few voters have unnecessarily enclosed a dollar bill in return envelopes containing their completed ballot. Officials say confusion arose because that's the postage cost to mail the envelope.
Posted: 10/21/2008 - A group of young professionals are teaming up to make Topeka a better place to live.