Updated: 06/02/2009 - The Kansas City suburb of Overland Park is rejecting backyard chickens again.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - The Topeka City Council used a work session to discuss how and when to use the money that will come in from the one-half cent sales tax increase voters approved this past April.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - Fabian Hackett has had the last of his scheduled surgeries for skin grafts.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - Security Benefit announced Tuesday the re-election of four of its directors.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - Lyon County Sheriff's Deputies had a tough time getting an inmate inside the Lyon County Jail back into his cell.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - We are on your side with a warning from the Topeka Police Department regarding door-to-door alarm company salespersons.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - Investigators have closed a Merriam day care until they find out why a 7-month-old girl who had been left at the facility Saturday afternoon died the next morning.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - The City of Topeka received a complaint about Jacky Bess' fence. They asked her to lower it to four feet. Bess refused because she was afraid her dogs would get out and possibly hurt the children who attend the school across the street.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - Topeka-area residents are reacting to having their electricity restored. About 1,200 homes lost power for about two hours on Tuesday.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - The man accused of seriously burning one year old Fabian Hackett is now being charged with two additional counts of aggravated battery.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - 14 states to split $42 million in watershed funds, including Kansas.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - CenturyTel Inc. says it will change its name to CenturyLink after its proposed acquisition of Embarq Corp. closes.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - A set of Prussian Mennonite church records going back to the 16th century that have been kept in Kansas are returning to Germany after more than 60 years.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - Scott Roeder was in court Tuesday afternoon. He made his first appearance on one count of first degree murder and two counts of aggravated assault in the death of Dr. George Tiller.
Updated: 06/03/2009 - Power has been restored to about 1,200 Westar customers in the Topeka area who lost power Tuesday.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - Authorities in central Kansas say a boy and girl who witnessed the shooting deaths of their mother and a friend are safe and with other family members.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - A police official says the 6-year-old girl died when a shed caught fire in southwest Missouri.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - The funeral service for slain abortion provider George Tiller has been scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at College Hill United Methodist Church in Wichita.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - State Sen. Jim Barnett, R-Emporia, announced his candidacy Tuesday for the 1st Congressional District seat. Barnett joins five other Republicans in the race to replace current U.S. Rep. Jerry Moran.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - The family of Dr. George Tiller issued a written statement through Tiller's attorneys Tuesday, saying there is no plan to reopen his clinic. A Nebraska doctor had earlier said it would reopen next week.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - A group from Sacred Heart Church has been working hard all week to prepare for their annual fundraiser. Germanfest is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday.
Updated: 06/09/2009 - The 13th Annual Dan Wells Memorial Poker Run is scheduled for Saturday, June 6, 2009. Register at Haverkamp Grocery in Centralia.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - At one point 1,200 customers were without power after an electricity pole caught fire near 30th and Wanamaker. At noon on Tuesday, about 700 people were without power.
Updated: 06/02/2009 - Richard Schleicher, 12, of Stockton, has won the sixth-grade grand prize in the National ‘Fight the Bite’ poster contest.