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Man Breaks Into Apartment, Gets Stabbed By Resident

Updated: 03/05/2009 - Police say two Topeka men got into an argument leading to one man breaking into the other's home just after 3:30 a.m. Thursday. The resident apparently stabbed the intruder, who later showed up at a hospital with a serious injury.

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2009 Kansas Artist Fellowships and Awards Night

Updated: 03/04/2009 - Artists from all over the state gathered in Topeka. The Kansas Arts Commission held a reception Wednesday night to announce the recipients of the 2009 Kansas Arts Fellowships and Awards.

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9-Volt Smoke Alarm Battery Give-A-Way

Updated: 03/04/2009 - Springing forward for Daylight Saving Time this weekend is also a good time to replace the batteries in your smoke alarms. That's why the Topeka Fire Department and Batteries Plus are teaming up to give away several hundred 9-Volt smoke alarm batteries.

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Kansas Governor Asks for Ag Disaster Designation

Updated: 03/04/2009 - Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius has asked for an agricultural disaster designation for Scott County. She says drought and high winds have adversely impacted corn, sorghum and wheat production.

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Three Issues Added to April Ballot in Manhattan

Updated: 03/04/2009 - Manhattan City Commissioners have approved adding three issues to their April 7 ballot. KMAN radio reported Wednesday that the questions came from research in the community into why the Quality of Life measure failed to pass.

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Wichita School Administrator Faces Sex Charges

Updated: 03/04/2009 - Fifty-nine-year-old Rober C. Baker was charged Wednesday in Sedgwick County District Court with one count of rape and one count of aggravated indecent liberties with a child.

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Keep Controlled Burns Controlled

Updated: 03/04/2009 - The warmer weather that's on the way, combined with strong winds, can mean fire danger. Mission Township Assistant Fire Chief Michael Razo says the top two causes of out-of-control fires are preventable.

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Kansas Utility Seeks to Depose Sebelius

Updated: 03/04/2009 - Sunflower Electric is asking a judge to speed up discovery in its federal lawsuit against Gov. Kathleen Sebelius and the state. They say it would be more difficult and costly to depose Sebelius once she makes her likely move to Washington, D.C.

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Kansas Senate to Debate Bill on Coal-Fired Plants

Updated: 03/04/2009 - The Senate expects to debate a bill Thursday to clear the way for two coal plants and restrict the power of the secretary of health and environment to set emissions standards.

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Teen Honored For Awareness

Updated: 03/04/2009 - A Topeka teen was honored with a Champion Of Character award for her alertness in noticing a fire and getting help.

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Police Find Missing Man

Updated: 03/05/2009 - UPDATE: Freeby Found Daniel Freeby, 17, was last seen the evening of Monday, March 3 in Manhattan, Kan. The Riley County Police Department is asking for the public's help finding him.

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Fire Department Giving Away 9-Volt Smoke Alarm Batteries

Updated: 03/04/2009 - The Topeka Fire Department and Batteries Plus are once again teaming up to promote “Change Your Clock, Change Your Batteries.” This campaign is an effort to remind citizens to change the batteries in their smoke alarms, when they change their clocks for Daylight Saving Time (DST), this coming weekend.

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Topeka Election Night: Behind the Ballot

Updated: 03/04/2009 - You punch your candidate's name, turn in the ballot and cast the die. The election process is seemingly obvious. But you might be surprised by the journey your ballot takes after you cast your vote.

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Can You Identify These Identity Theft Suspects?

Updated: 03/05/2009 - Two people caught on surveillance at stores in Newton and Topeka are believed to have a part in several identity theft and forgery cases currently being investigated by the Riley County Police Department.

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Art Enthusiasts Gather at Capitol

Updated: 03/04/2009 - Kansas Citizens for the Arts presented Arts Day at the Capitol Wednesday to advocate support for the arts in Kansas.

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Topeka Roofing Company Honored at National Seminar

Updated: 03/04/2009 - Duro-Last Roofing, Inc., a leading single-ply roofing manufacturer, honored Midwest Coating Inc., 3830 NW 16th, Manhattan, during the company’s annual National Sales Seminar held in Daytona Beach, Florida, January 25-27, 2009.

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Rough Roads

Updated: 03/04/2009 - A study revealed about 75% of Topeka 680 miles of streets analyzed had an unacceptable rating. Residents of Topeka agree. Join the conversation and share your photos.

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Farmers Eye Broadband in Stimulus Package

Updated: 03/04/2009 - Farming advocates say the stimulus package's emphasis on expanding broadband access will help farmers work more efficiently and connect growers who work far from the nearest town.

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Kansas Death Penalty Debate Shelved

Updated: 03/04/2009 - The Judiciary Committee voted Wednesday to send a bill abolishing the death penalty to an interim study committee rather than advancing it to the chamber floor for debate.

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Kansas House Passes 2 Abortion Bills

Updated: 03/04/2009 - The Kansas House passed two bills Wednesday that would impose new restrictions on abortion providers. The measures still need Senate approval.

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