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El Dorado Woman Gets 90 Days For Shooting Dog

Updated: 04/06/2009 - An El Dorado women has been sentenced to 90 days in jail and nearly $1,000 in fines for shooting her neighbor's dog last May after it trespassed on her property.

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Kansas Gambling Bill Stalled

Updated: 04/06/2009 - Kansas legislators aren't rushing to change the gambling law to help race tracks or state-owned casinos.

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Missouri Tries to Shed Reputation as 'Puppy Mill'

Updated: 04/06/2009 - When authorities raided J.B.'s Precious Puppies, they discovered more than 200 dogs standing in their own excrement, crammed three and four to a cage. Some were so sickly they were missing clumps of hair. The skeletal remains of puppies and adult dogs were found inside pet-food bags.

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Topeka Man Charged With Murder In The Second Degree

Updated: 04/06/2009 - The Shawnee County District Attorney's Office Monday announced Timothy Arterberry, 18, of Topeka, is charged with the murder of Albert Conley, 30, in an April 2008 shooting near Mahogany Lodge.

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City Receives Back Fuel Tax Revenues

Updated: 04/06/2009 - Monday the City of Topeka received $1.6 million in back motor fuel tax revenues from the State of Kansas via the Shawnee County Commission.

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Fire Does $25,000 Damage

Updated: 04/06/2009 - Topeka Fire crews responded to a fire at 919 SE 12th Street just after 1:00 a.m. Monday. An investigation has not revealed where or how the fire started, but that it caused $25,000 in damage.

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Civic Rally at Gage Park

Updated: 04/05/2009 - With local elections just two days away, candidates are making their final push. A "get-out-and-vote" civic rally was held at a parking lot in Gage Park this afternoon.

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Board Members' Conflict Brings Race into Race

Updated: 04/05/2009 - With election day coming up on Tuesday, one school board race has seen the focus shift off of the race -- and onto the *issue of race. USD 5-01 board member Betty Horton is running for re-election against Hal Gardner, but is now involved in a conflict with fellow board member Patrick Woods.

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Recession Not Hurting Kan. Scholarships

Updated: 04/05/2009 - The recession has scholarship officials worried at Kansas' three main universities, but they said they don't expect it to affect awards to students this fall.

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EPA testing Wichita school's air

Updated: 04/05/2009 - EPA officials say they're testing the air quality at a southeast Wichita school after a rise in chromium levels at industrial plants near the school.

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Negotiations To Continue for AT&T and CWA

Updated: 04/05/2009 - The Communications Workers of America and AT&T are avoiding a strike but negotiations continue. The contract between AT&T and the CWA expired at midnight on April 4, 2009. Negotiations are taking place in Austin Texas. They will affect 110,000 AT&T employees who work for the land lines portion of the company. 300 of those employees are based in Topeka. Many are union members of CWA Local 6401.

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Caddy Stacks

Updated: 04/05/2009 - The Mabee Library at Washburn University transformed into an 18-hole putt putt course Saturday. Participants tee'd off during the University's "Caddy Stacks".

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Shawnee County Voter Information

Updated: 04/05/2009 - The General Election is Tuesday April 7th. Find out important details about the election plus where your polling place is.

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South Florida Beats Kansas 75-71 for WNIT Title

Updated: 04/04/2009 - Jazmine Sepulveda scored 18 points and Shantia Grace had 16, leading South Florida to a 75-71 victory over Kansas on Saturday in the WNIT finals, giving the school its first postseason championship of any kind.

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Kansas Man Charged With Threatening Bush

Updated: 04/04/2009 - A 38-year-old south-central Kansas man has been charged in connection with making a threat against former President George W. Bush.

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