Posted: 08/07/2008 - New students to Robinson Middle School got together to get a sneak preview of their new surroundings.
Posted: 08/07/2008 - The state will pay $475,000 in court costs and legal fees to the Center for Reproductive Rights. It challenged then-AG Phill Kline's interpretation that the law required health care providers to report consensual sex by underage youth.
Updated: 08/07/2008 - AT&T unveiled its new phone book cover Thursday, featuring the Topeka and Shawnee Co. Public Library. The company also reminded people to recycle their old phone books during Project ReDirectory through Sept. 21.
Updated: 08/07/2008 - Tonight's Kansas City Chiefs pre-season game versus the Chicago Bears will be seen at 7pm on My Topeka TV Digital Channel 13.2 (Cox Cable 676). WIBW-TV will carry the regular CBS lineup: 7pm - Big Brother; 8pm - CSI; 9pm - Flashpoint.
Updated: 08/07/2008 - Topeka Police say someone stole a van from the Village Cleaners near 21st and Seabrook around 2 am Thursday. then backed it into a gas meter, sparking a fire that sent flames shooting into the sky. Streets in the area have since reopened.
Posted: 08/06/2008 - New Topeka School Superintendent Kevin Singer will spend three evenings of the first week of classes, meeting with parents of USD 501 students.
Posted: 08/06/2008 - The water main break at SE 29th Street and Kansas Avenue has been repaired, but it may take crews one to two weeks to fix the hole that's now in the road. The curbside westbound lane will be closed until it is repaired.
Posted: 08/06/2008 - About 60 more soldiers are back in Kansas after spending 15 months in Kuwait. The 2nd Heavy Truck, 2nd Transportation Company was reunited with family and friends at Fort Riley Wednesday night.
Posted: 08/06/2008 - Prosecutor Phill Kline's primary election loss could jeopardize a criminal case against an abortion clinic.
Posted: 08/06/2008 - Missouri state legislators have proposed tighter exotic animal laws in the past and will work to get them passed after two tiger attacks this week. A 16-year-old was critically injured Monday, and a 26-year-old had part of his leg amputated.
Updated: 08/06/2008 - Planned Parenthood's CEO predicts the new Johnson County DA will conclude the Overland Park clinic did nothing wrong. Current DA Phill Kline filed 107 charges against the clinic. However, he lost in Tuesday's primary election.
Posted: 08/06/2008 - Ft. Riley expects 60 soldiers with its 2nd Heavy Truck Platoon, 2nd Transportation Company to return from Kuwait Wednesday night.
Posted: 08/06/2008 - The Penatgon has issued a revised request for proposals for a new fleet of refueling tankers. It's expected to be a second round of bidding between Boeing and Northrop Grumman, which was initially awarded the contract.