Posted: 08/27/2013 - The Topeka City Council has a Sept. 17 vote set for a proposal to include sexual orientation and gender identity in the Human Relations Commission's mission. Meantime, Councilman John Campos wants a review of the process for the council approving city expenditures.
Posted: 08/27/2013 - 28-year-old Jeff Swartz has Johnson County convictions for aggravated sexual battery in 2003 and aggravated escape from custody in 2009. Authorities say he has not properly registered as required.
Updated: 08/27/2013 - A public tip helped catch a man police said ran off with a tip jar from a local restaurant.
Updated: 08/27/2013 - Riley County officials are searching for a suspect after a Manhattan business was robbed Monday morning.
Updated: 08/27/2013 - Kansas has recently joined 30 other states in enrolling students in a federally funded program aimed at raising high school graduation rates and helping students prepare for college and careers.
Posted: 08/27/2013 - The recent spate of rainy weather has prompted Gov. Sam Brownback to revise the drought declaration in parts of Kansas.
Posted: 08/27/2013 - Hot, windy conditions over the past week have helped dry out rain-sodden fields across Kansas.