Posted: 07/09/2008 - Riley County Court records show 39-year old Ben Hinchsliff is charged with 68 counts of rape of a single victim, who was 10 years old when the alleged offenses began in 1999. They continues through 2005. Hinchsliff has a hearing set for July 15th.
Posted: 07/09/2008 - The funding is being provided to 20 cooperatives and 24 municipal utilities located across the state to restore facilities damaged by the December 2007 storms.
Posted: 07/09/2008 - The U.S. Senate votes to stop at 10.6 percent cut to Mediare reimbursements to doctors. Topeka's Stormont-Vail says it's waiting to see if there'll be a Presidential veto before reversing a decision to stop taking new Medicare patients in the face of the cuts.
Posted: 07/09/2008 - The Army Reserve will recognize about 20 soldiers and their families at a farewell ceremony on Saturday at the Army Reserve Training Center on Griffith Drive in Manhattan.
Posted: 07/09/2008 - A jury will start deciding Thursday whether a Lawrence store's shirts violate the University of Kansas trademark.
Posted: 07/09/2008 - Broadcasting and Cable reports New Vision Television signed an agreement to acquire KTMJ-TV, Topeka's FOX affiliate, from Montgomery Broadcasting. New Vision also owns Topeka's KSNT-TV.
Updated: 07/09/2008 - Three teens who sparked a search of the Kansas River came forward at the Wamego Police station. A passerby saw them swimming in the river and called authorities, concerned. The teens had left the river by the time police arrived - unknown to officers, who launched the search as a precaution.
Posted: 07/09/2008 - President Bush has okayed Governor Sebelius' request for a federal disaster declaration, offering help for public assistance in 46 Kansas counties.. including Dickinson and Saline counties.
Updated: 04/28/2009 - Several crime incidents have occurred.. ranging from Wichita to Manhattan and in Topeka....the good news is the suspects have all been caught.
Updated: 11/03/2009 - The 200 Shawnee County citizens chosen for the task force will be introduced Thursday, July 10th at the group's first meeting. Their role is to discuss and create the first draft of the Heartland Visioning Plan.
Posted: 07/09/2008 - Kansas Congressmen say the Pentagon will rebid a $35 billion tanker contract after the Air Force admitted errors in the previous competition won by Northrop Grumman and its European partner Airbus. Boeing also bid for the deal.
Posted: 07/09/2008 - A Shawnee County judge says he probably won't rule until September in former Kansas GOP Executive Director Ron Freeman's lawsuit against the party. Freeman says the party owes him nearly $27,000 in salary and other compensation.
Posted: 07/09/2008 - Computer blunders in the Kansas Lottery's Pick 3 game last week could cost international gaming giant Gtech a contract to run the state-owned casino games.
Posted: 07/09/2008 - Ron Freeman, former executive director of the Kansas Republican Party, is suing state GOP Chairman Kris Kobach, saying the party owes him nearly $27,000.
Posted: 07/09/2008 - The Sedwick County Sheriff's Office claims it has arrested a man in connection with the June 23rd kidnapping of a convenience store worker, who was released three days later.
Posted: 07/08/2008 - Two Topeka churches are reaching out to put an end to the recent violence in Topeka.
Posted: 07/08/2008 - It's that time of year when door-to-door sales pick up the pace, but you may want to beware bad offers. The Better Business Bureau of Northeast Kansas warns to be particularly aware when selecting an alarm monitoring system.
Posted: 07/08/2008 - Starting a week from Tuesday at 6 a.m., repair work on the east and west-bound I-70 bridges near Adams Street-Branner Trafficway will begin.