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To Catch an Absconder

Updated: 11/25/2008 - Playing by the rules is a concept some people cannot or do not want to grasp. This is particularly true for people who spend time behind bars and then are let out with limitations.

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Salina Woman Loses $170,000 to Internet Scam

Updated: 11/25/2008 - An Internet scam has cost a 65-year-old Salina woman $170,000, an amount that police say may be the largest reported to be lost locally to scammers.

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Jury Convicts Man of Killing Retired Jeweler

Updated: 11/25/2008 - A Douglas County District Court jury found Allen Dale Smith guilty Monday of first-degree murder and aggravated burglary in the April 2005 slaying of a retired jeweler at the elderly man's home in Lecompton.

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Wendy's Announces Charity Event During December

Updated: 11/25/2008 - Wendy's announced Monday that all five of their Topeka locations will start donating a portion of the earnings from every sale generated during the first two weeks of December to the northeast Kansas Chapter of American Red Cross.

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Washburn Orchestra Play with Two Legendary Guests

Updated: 11/25/2008 - Washburn orchestra students got the chance to share the stage with two legendary performers. Juilliard school resident conductor George Stelluto and Washburn artist in residence Larisa Elisha joined the university orchestra for a concert Monday night.

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Organizations Lean On One Another During Tough Times

Updated: 11/25/2008 - Hard economic times mean more people across the nation are looking for a helping hand. Some of the organizations those people turn to are finding themselves looking for a little help also. The Topeka Rescue Mission is happy to say it's "in good shape right now."

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Twilighter Club Allowed to Remain Open

Updated: 11/24/2008 - The Twilighter Country Club at 816 1/2 N. Kansas Ave. in Topeka had until 5 pm to correct code problems. Employees, volunteers, hired help and former tenants pitched in to make it happen. Apartments above the bar still had to be vacated.

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Man Convicted in Jeweler's Death

Updated: 11/24/2008 - A Douglas County jury convicted 37-year-old Allen Dale Smith Monday of first degree murder and aggravated burglary for the 2005 shooting death of Clarence Boose. Boose and his wife founded David's Jewelers in downtown Topeka in 1968.

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KSU Lauds Rhodes, Carnegie Winners

Updated: 11/24/2008 - Kansas State University announces agribusiness grad Vincent Hofer was named a Rhodes Scholar. Also, cultural anthrolopology professor Michael Wesch won the Carnegie Foundation's national professor of the year award.

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Home Sales Slide 8 pct in Midwest in October

Updated: 11/24/2008 - Existing home sales in the Midwest fell 9 percent in October compared with a year ago as consumers got increasingly nervous about the sinking economy and the woes of Detroit's automakers.

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Murder Charges Dropped in SW Kansas Case

Updated: 11/24/2008 - First-degree murder and conspiracy charges have been dismissed against a southwest Kansas couple accused of killing the woman's ex-boyfriend, whose body has never been found.

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Stolen Kansas ATM Gets Best of Crook

Updated: 11/24/2008 - There's probably an art to stealing and cracking open ATMs. But a Leavenworth man apparently hasn't figured out what it is.

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Traveling Flag Teaches About Disabilities

Updated: 11/24/2008 - Citizens of Topeka got the chance to learn about Americans with disabilities today. The Disability Media Initiative came to Topeka to display the "It's Our Story Flag" outside of the Washburn University Memorial Union.

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Middle School Students Learn To Volunteer

Updated: 11/24/2008 - Students from Washburn Rural Middle School traded in their pencils and books for some physical labor Monday. It is part of a program to teach kids about volunteering.

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Thanksgiving Traffic Enforcement Mobilization

Updated: 11/24/2008 - Law enforcement will be involved in a Kansas Thanksgiving Traffic Enforcement Campaign to put more officers on streets and highways to aggressively enforce state traffic laws.

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Fort Riley Holiday Meal, Worship Service Set for Thanksgiving

Updated: 11/24/2008 - Families can leave the cooking to the Army food service this Thanksgiving holiday and enjoy the traditional holiday meal for a reasonable price at post dining facilities. They're also invited to a service Thanksgiving Day.

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Free Christmas Trees Available for Military Families

Updated: 11/24/2008 - Free fresh Christmas Trees will be available for military Families Dec. 10-12. Priority will be given to spouses of deployed Soldiers and Soldiers and families of the Warrior Transition Battalion.

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Kansas AG Aims to Stop Holiday Spike in Scammers

Updated: 11/24/2008 - Kansas Attorney General Steve Six and his Consumer Protection Division launched a public education campaign Monday to increase consumer awareness as the holiday shopping season begins.

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