Posted: 08/08/2008 - Former Gov. John Carlin is reappointed to the state board charged with nurturing the state's bioscience industry.
Posted: 08/08/2008 - An assistant attorney general is the new general counsel for the state board that licenses and regulates doctors.
Posted: 08/08/2008 - Topeka Police are investigating a home invasion that occurred early Friday morning. Authorities say it happened in the 5200 block of SW West Drive at about 3:30am.
Posted: 08/07/2008 - Kids aren't the only ones preparing themselves for the end of summer, parents are also getting ready to send their students back to school. To help with the back to school process Whitson Elementary hosted a special Comer parent retreat Thursday night.
Updated: 08/07/2008 - When SCCA decided not to hold the runoffs in Topeka after this year the Festival of Speed was created to attract another large scale racing event that would replace the economic impact of losing the runoffs in Topeka.
Posted: 08/07/2008 - Five people are dead following a head-on collision in southeast Kansas.
Posted: 08/07/2008 - Jason Judd is charged with two counts of aggravated battery. At a docket hearing Thursday a motions hearing was scheduled for Monday to modify Judd's bond. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for five days beginning December 8.
Posted: 08/07/2008 - A study has been commissioned to determine the future of Highway 24, which connects many communities.
Updated: 04/28/2009 - Both parties expect Republican John McCain to carry Kansas in this year's presidential election. But Democrats hope a surge of new voters gives Barack Obama a better-than-usual showing.
Posted: 08/07/2008 - Eric Rucker, a candidate for Shawnee County District Attorney and chief deputy for Phill Kline says Kline will have no role if he is elected. Rucker's tie to Kline was a problem in his successful primary campaign, and his Democratic opponent is already raising it too.
Posted: 08/07/2008 - Sprint cancels convertible stock offering announced day before. They were going to put the profits toward debt repayment. Potential buyers wanted higher rates than Sprint anticipated.
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.