Updated: 06/28/2009 - As one state fiscal year nears its completion and the 2010 year begins next week, state agencies are being advised to use their dollars wisely.
Updated: 06/28/2009 - Fireworks stands opened today in Topeka.
Updated: 06/28/2009 - A trip through Kanopolis State Park in central Kansas takes a river rider by caves, a wildlife area and Indian petroglyphs.
Updated: 06/28/2009 - A Kansas City, Kan., police officer shot and killed a suspect who police say tried to hit the officer with his car.
Updated: 06/28/2009 - A 7-year-old girl has been killed in her Kansas City, Kansas, home in a shooting that left five others wounded.
Updated: 06/27/2009 - Sgt. 1st Class Aljournal ``A.J.'' Franklin believes every person should be treated with dignity and encouraged to become better.
Updated: 06/27/2009 - A Lawrence man has earned his doctorate degree despite delays after losing his leg in an accident.
Updated: 06/27/2009 - A 7th grade student won an essay contest and got her prize Saturday.
Updated: 06/27/2009 - Area people got rid of their junk on Saturday.
Updated: 06/27/2009 - Kids gathered around America’s favorite aardvark at the Mulvane Art Museum Saturday.
Updated: 06/27/2009 - People learned about reading books on their favorite electronic devices Saturday, as the “Digital Bookmobile” made a stop at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library.
Updated: 06/27/2009 - Cowboys and cowgirls saddled up to the Kansas Expocentre on Saturday for the Juneteenth Rodeo.
Updated: 06/27/2009 - A former Kansas City-area white supremacist leader who is charged with a 2004 mail bombing in Scottsdale, Ariz., says he once scolded Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh for blowing up the Murrah Federal Building while innocent people were inside.
Updated: 06/27/2009 - A convenience store clerk fatally shot one man who tried to rob his store on Friday and critically wounded another after one of the suspects fired the first shot.
Posted: 06/27/2009 - A family was enjoying a picnic at Gage Park and watched someone hit a car and drive off Friday night.
Updated: 06/27/2009 - Topeka fireworks stands open Saturday. Sales continue through July 4th.
Updated: 06/26/2009 - Repairs also begin Monday on water main breaks near Topeka's hospitals.
Updated: 06/26/2009 - Topeka pools are busy places during the recent heat. At Blaisdell Pool, lifeguards are taking longer breaks between rotations and must drink water instead of soda pop. Plus, they're providing free ice water for pool patrons.
Updated: 06/26/2009 - 33-year-old Rrank Robinson will stand trial Aug. 3rd for a fire three years ago that killed 53-year-old Marvina Washington.
Updated: 06/26/2009 - Emergency management director Dave Sterbenz says two storm sirens on the Menninger campus were mistakenly torn down, and a third siren at Logan Elementary School was removed during renovations. He says plans are to replace those sirens.
Updated: 06/26/2009 - The 2009 Summer Honors Choir has its concert.
Updated: 06/26/2009 - It's always good to get a refresher course on using fireworks safely. Here's what the police and fire departments recommend.