Posted: 07/11/2008 - Dwight Swafford, 55, is charged with attempted second-degree murder for allegedly shooting a M.W. Calvert, 29, who apparently tried to force his way into Swafford's house.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - They stayed open late to give visitors behind the scenes tours and provide animal programs for patrons.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - The Fiesta Parade was a major success! Check out the video of all the fun right here!
Posted: 07/11/2008 - Geary County Sheriff's Corporal Mark Maschmeir saw a truck pulled over to the side of I-70 Thursday. Inside was a mother about to give birth. He and another deputy called an ambulance, then grabbed gloves. The mother named the new baby Mark.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - The Legislative Coordinating Council approved plans Friday to cut spending 2 percent. It adds up to about $600,000 and will come from travel, printing, postage and hiring. The move come after the Governor requested state agencies to reduce spending up to 2 percent.
Updated: 07/11/2008 - Jeremy Kincy was sentenced Friday to 22 years, 11 months in prison on two counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a victim between the ages of 14 and 16. He's already serving 13 years on second degree murder charges for a separate case.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - Combat Air Museum in Topeka gets cockpit escape capsule from F-111 from private collector. Artifact will remain in Topeka until he returns it to his private collection.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - The Kansas Sports Hall of Fame announces a class of 10 athletes, coaches and broadcasters it plans to induct in October.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - More than one dozen Kansas National Guardsmen will deploy to California July 12th to help authorities there combat wildfires.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - Jim Slattery, candidate for the US Senate, said Friday the failed energy policy has put gas prices at a record high and caused Kansas families to struggle financially.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - Vacancy created by Shawnee County District Judge Matthew Dowd retiring has lured fifteen applicants. List will be narrowed to two or three for Governor to make one appointment. Nominations will wait until after Governor appoints replacement for another District Judge.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - Safe Kids Kansas recommends using precautions for mowing, playing and landscaping to prevent injuries to your kids.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - KDHE and Kansas Diabetes Advisory Council unveiled a strategy to reduce diabetes among Kansans using statewide efforts over the next five years. View the plan at www.kdheks.gov/diabetes.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - With the heat of summer upon us, and with it, the necessity of home maintenance, the Topeka Police Department encourages everyone to be extra vigilant if unsolicited assistance on home repairs – such as roofing, tree removal, maintenance, etc. - is offered.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - Someone has spray-painted several vehicles on Washburn University's campus. Washburn Police say they do have suspects in custody. They discovered the vandalized vehicles over night, parked west of the KTWU television station on campus.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - Fort Riley's commanding general has been nominated for a post at the Pentagon and his third star.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - The launch of Apple Inc.'s much-anticipated new iPhone turned into an information-technology meltdown on Friday, as customers were unable to get their phones working.
Updated: 07/11/2008 - The manager of Wichita's minor league baseball team is on a four-day suspension for a tirade with the home-plate umpire over a called strike.
Posted: 07/11/2008 - A Geary County Sheriff's corporal helped deliver a baby after checking on a truck parked on the side of Interstate-70.