Posted: 07/18/2008 - Federal officials have awarded more than $52 million to Kansas rural electric cooperatives and municipal utilities for damage from the December 2007 winter storm.
Posted: 07/18/2008 - Two House lawmakers are urging President Bush to ignore pressure from European leaders in choosing a new supplier for a $35 billion Air Force tanker contract.
Updated: 07/18/2008 - Michael Hall took the stand to testify against brother Christopher Hall. Christopher had to be restrained after becoming verbally confrontational while his brother was on the stand.
Updated: 07/18/2008 - The family of 4-year old JJ Krentz is holding a fundraiser to get him a seizure alert dog. JJ has Dravet Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder. The event is 6:30pm July 19th at Topeka's Ramada Hotel and Convention Center.
Posted: 07/18/2008 - We're on your side with notice that repair work on the Highway 75 bridge ramp to I-70 has been rescheduled due to weather.
Posted: 07/18/2008 - A criminal case against a Planned Parenthood clinic in Overland Park has been delayed again.
Updated: 07/18/2008 - Army officials have confirmed that an raqi native who is suing the U.S. government over delays in his itizenship application is assigned to a division at Fort Riley.
Updated: 07/18/2008 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius and Senate Democratic Leader Anthony Hensley are working to defeat an incumbent State Senator Mark Gilstrap by supporting primary challenger Kelly Kutala
Posted: 07/18/2008 - The mother and younger sister of Josh Kalina, who was killed outside a topeka Pool Hall in April 2007 lash out at his convicted killer, who was recently sentenced to more than 20 years.
Posted: 07/18/2008 - The Centers for Disease Control says a survey shows that 27.7 percent of Kansans were obese in 2007, up from 25.9 in 2006. The national rate for last year was 25.6 percent, up from 15.3 percent in 1995.
Posted: 07/18/2008 - The mother and kid sister of a man shot to death outside a Topeka pool hall lash out at his killer during his sentencing in Shawnee County District Court.
Posted: 07/18/2008 - An HIV-positive man convicted of spitting in the faces of two Sedgwick County deputies is sent to prison after spewing a profanity-laced tirade in court.
Posted: 07/18/2008 - A 27 year-old Oklahoma man was killed late Thursday night when the SUV in which he was riding collided with two semis at a Turnpike service station south of Wichita.
Posted: 07/18/2008 - Topeka police are looking for the man that robbed a woman last night at a convenience store. It happened at about 11:30 Thursday at the Kwik Shop in the 5600 block of Southwest 21st Street.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - Witnesses say groups arguing in Topeka Thursday afternoon shouted threats that a violent act would be committed Thursday night. Police arrested one male juvenile on gun charges.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - Cold Stone Creamery is celebrating National Ice Cream Day along with Senator Arthur Capper's birthday Friday.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - The Jackson County town held a community barbecue and street dance to celebrate Holton's recent designation as a Kansas Main Street City.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - The Manhattan Mercury reports that commissioners now discovered Manhattan must put this type of project out for bid and select the lowest among those submitted.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - The Shawnee County Fair kicks off tomorrow and officials are expecting a good turn out.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - Topeka Police are still asking for help from the public identifying a man in surveillance photos from a kwik shop robbery.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - Relief for business owners affected by roundabout construction at 21st and urish road is on the way.
Updated: 07/17/2008 - Thursday Bunten vetoed an ordinance approving $1.4 million dollars to start buying rights of way for the Elevation Parkway Project.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - The new Xience drug-eluting stent earned FDA approval in early July. Topeka's Stormont-Vail HealthCare was among the first in the country to use it. It's coated with a new drug that reduces the risk the stent will abruptly close and renarrow the artery.