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Cessna to Cut Jobs Amid Financial Crisis

Posted: 11/05/2008 - Cessna chairman and CEO Jack Pelton warns employees by e-mail that the planemaker plans to reduce its work force levels amid the global financial crisis.

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Boeing 787 Jetliner Delayed

Posted: 11/05/2008 - Boeing says an eight week strike will delay the first flight of its 787 jetliner until next year. The jetmaker had scheduled the inaugural flight of the next-generation passenger jet for the end of this year.

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Topeka Police Investigate Car Jacking

Posted: 11/05/2008 - Topeka police are investigating a Wednesday morning car jacking. Authorities say it happened in the 400 block of Locust just after midnight.

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Records Set, Process Smooth for General Election

Updated: 11/05/2008 - After a major problem following the primary election in Shawnee County, changes made for the general election seemed to be largely successful. But, they did cause a bit of a slow down in reporting results.

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Johnson County Race Known for Stolen Signs Undecided

Posted: 11/05/2008 - It's too close to call in the race between Johnson Co. Commissioner John Toplikar and challenger Calvin Hayden. Toplikar sparked controversy when a video showed him allegedly stealing Hayden's campaign signs.

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Conservative Ed Board Member Wins Kansas Senate Seat

Posted: 11/05/2008 - Steve Abrams of Arkansas City defeated veteran Democratic State Senator Greta Goodwin of Winfield in Tuesday's voting. Abrams was part of a bloc of conservative Republicans on the State Board of Education who backed controversial science standards.

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Bombardier: New Jet, More Jobs Still on Track

Posted: 11/05/2008 - Bombardier Aerospace says it still plans to add between 500 and 700 jobs at its Wichita plant to work on its new Learject 85 assembly line. That comes despite the financial crisis.

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Gay Candidate Loses in Kan. Ed Contest

Updated: 11/05/2008 - An openly gay candidate for the State Board of Education has lost his race against a conservative member, but a coalition of moderates and Democrats continued to hold the majority.

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Jenkins Defeats Boyda in 2nd Dist.

Updated: 11/05/2008 - Republican challenger Lynn Jenkins has ousted first-term Democrat Nancy Boyda in Kansas' 2nd Congressional District race, a rare defeat for the party in a year that it gained House seats nationally.

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The Rush to the Polls

Updated: 11/04/2008 - Call it election madness. Voters are heading to the polls in what looks to be a record turnout for Kansas.

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Former Topeka High Employee Charged With Theft

Posted: 11/03/2008 - Pamela Buckhalter was charged last month with one count of theft. The former Topeka High School bookkeeper is accused of taking more than $13,000 from 2005 to 2006.

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