Posted: 09/26/2008 - Investigators say they haven't been able to pinpoint the cause of a $1 million fire that destroyed 15 boats at Lake Wilson Marina in Russell County.
Posted: 09/26/2008 - Leavenworth County officials are talking about building a public airport there, but plans in nearby Atchison could block it.
Posted: 09/26/2008 - A police news release said members of the City Fire Department arrived Thursday to find the house fully engulfed in flames. Soon firefighters discovered the body of the 72-year-old resident, John Thornton.
Posted: 09/26/2008 - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission receives a permanent injunction against a Wichita businessman for alleged fraud.
Posted: 09/26/2008 - Another Kansas National Guard unit is being deployed to Iraq.
Posted: 09/26/2008 - Salina police are saying little about their investigation of what they call a double homicide.
Posted: 09/26/2008 - U.S. Attorney for Kansas Eric Melgren won confirmation to a seat on the federal bench in Wichita. He and nine other judicial nominees were approved by unanimous consent of the U.S. Senate.
Posted: 09/26/2008 - A state review board is meeting to award a contract to manage a state-owned casino in Dodge City.
Posted: 09/26/2008 - The Lottery Gaming Facility Review Board chose Butler National Service of Olathe to run a state-owned casino in Ford County. Butler National won out over Dodge City Resort and Gaming. It's one of four state-owned casinos planned for Kansas.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - The Topeka Cold Stone Creamery thanked its customers and showed their support for the Make-a-Wish foundation Thursday evening. All you had to do was make a donation to Make-a-Wish and you could get free ice cream.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - Republican Eric Rucker and Democrat Chad Taylor fielded questions for the second night in a row. The candidates for Shawnee County District Attorney met in a forum sponsored by the Hi-Crest Neighborhood Improvement Association.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - 54 counties in Kansas will be receiving federal aid from FEMA. They announced Thursday that it will give $33.6 million to communities affected by storms May 22nd through June 16th.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - The Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce held its Fast Forward Event at Single Source in Topeka.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - Washburn University's School of Business endowment received a $500,000 gift from an anonymous donor. The money will support a distinguished professorship for business.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - The right lane on westbound 70 over the Polk-Quincy viaduct bridge will be closed between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. for drain cleaning work Friday. If you will be driving through this area - expect minor delays and allow yourself extra time.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - A gold medalist visited his alma mater in Topeka Thursday. Albert Guardo Jr. returned to Washburn University to talk about his Olympic dream.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - The Kansas Board of Regents reports enrollment is up two-percent at its six universities. It's the largest increase in the past five years. KU Med saw the largest jump.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - The Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library opens its new Health Information Neighborhood. The new resource and service area contains more than five thousand books on health and wellness arranged for easy access. The Health Neighborhood is part of a partnership between the library, St. Francis Health Center and Stormont-Vail HealthCare.
Updated: 09/25/2008 - Approximately 40 members of Leadership Kansas watched the Transition Teams preparing for their urban deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan thursday at Fort Riley.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - The Sumner School site will again be present on the Topeka City Council agenda next week. They will be discussing what to do with the building that has been declared surplus real property by all city departments.
Updated: 09/26/2008 - Scammers may email or call you asking for your social security number or financial information to register you to vote or confirm your registration.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - A fire on a trailer near the health, physical education and recreation building caught fire and caused Emporia State personnel to evacuate the building. Emporia fire crews quickly put the blaze out and the building reopened about 20 minutes later.
Updated: 09/26/2008 - The American Heart Association's new Heart2Heart program connects people going through a cardiovascular situation with someone who's also gone through it.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - South Lawrence's Baker Wetlands are being expanded in hopes of lengthening the controversial South Lawrence Trafficway.