More Headlines

TPD Chopper Report Released, Chief Says Still Waiting For Full Eval

Updated: 01/01/2009 - Chief Ron Miller says the NTSB releasing its findings of the April 2008 crash landing is only one small part of the process. After three crashed helicopters and several other emergency landings, he's waiting to see what needs changed in the unit before letting it lift off again.

Read More

The Capitol City Has A New Baby New Year!

Updated: 01/01/2009 - Our congratulations to parents Evan and Amanda Meyer on their new addition, Alex Joseph. Alex was born at Stormont Vail at 12:27 this morning. He weighs in at 7 pounds 15 ounces.

Read More

NTSB Releases Findings on Chopper Crash

Updated: 01/01/2009 - Almost nine months after a police helicopter crash landed in a Washburn University parking lot, NTSB releases its findings.

Read More

Kansas beats Minnesota 42-21 in Insight Bowl

Posted: 01/01/2009 - Dezmon Briscoe caught a game-record 14 passes for 201 yards and three touchdowns, and Todd Reesing threw for four scores in Kansas’ 42-21 victory over Minnesota in the Insight Bowl on Wednesday.

Read More

New Years Celebrations in Topeka Wednesday

Updated: 12/31/2008 - People here in Topeka are preparing to ring in the new year. The Ramada Hotel and Convention Center hosted the annual Amigo's New Years Eve celebration Wednesday night.

Read More

Big Changes for Topeka-area Golf Course

Updated: 12/31/2008 - Big changes for a Topeka-area golf course also mean a new chapter for a local restaurant owner. Great Life Golf and Fitness announced Wednesday it has acquired Western Hills.

Read More

Traffic Alert in Topeka

Updated: 12/31/2008 - 13 News is on your side with a road alert this holiday season. Starting Wednesday, 25th and Fairlawn in Topeka will be posted "no left turns" for northbound and southbound traffic. That will run Monday through Friday from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Read More

Hiawatha Shooting Suspect Behind Bars

Updated: 12/31/2008 - Brown County authorities have a man behind bars they say shot a woman and fled from police. It happened just after 11:30 Tuesday night at the Country View Apartments in Hiawatha.

Read More

3 Dead in SW Kansas Mishaps in 5-hour Span

Updated: 12/31/2008 - Three people are dead in separate highway mishaps in southwest Kansas, including a 4-year-old boy who was struck by an 18-wheeler in Ulysses.

Read More

Kansas Leader Proposes New Rule on Phone Soliciting

Updated: 12/31/2008 - A Kansas legislative leader wants new requirements for telemarketers who raise money for charities. Senate Majority Leader Derek Schmidt says he'll push for a law requiring telemarketers to disclose to the people they contact how much of their contributions will actually go to the charity.

Read More

Sebelius Dissolves Energy Council

Updated: 12/31/2008 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius dissolves the Kansas Energy Council. The 34-member council studies energy issues and drafts recommendations to the governor and the Legislature.

Read More

3 GOP Hopefuls for Moran's Seat

Updated: 12/31/2008 - Three candidates are now running for the Republican nomination in 2010 in the 1st Congressional District of western Kansas.

Read More

Kansas Man Charged in Leavenworth Killing

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Thirty-one-year-old Matthew Astorga of rural Lansing is scheduled to make his first court appearance Wednesday in Leavenworth County District Court on charges of first-degree murder, criminal possession of a firearm and fleeing. or attempting to elude police.

Read More

Wind Damage Forces Moves for S. Coffey Co. Students

Updated: 12/30/2008 - High winds early Saturday morning did major damage to South Coffey County Middle School's roofs. Students likely won't return to their building this school year. The entire district will have Monday off while items are moved to new locations.

Read More

Water Rights Discussed at Meeting Tuesday

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Making sure a precious resource isn't misused was the focus at the Statehouse Tuesday. The Special Committee on Eminent Domain for Water Rights discussed recommendations for possible changes in the current water laws.

Read More
631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email: feedback@wibw.com
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.