Updated: 02/09/2009 - The Kansas Army National Guard has discharged its first homosexual soldier under the federal ``don't ask-don't tell'' policy.
Updated: 02/09/2009 - Former House Speaker Melvin Neufeld is defending his decision late last year to name himself to a key board overseeing the state's biotechnology industry.
Updated: 02/09/2009 - A state lawmaker is calling for a feasibility study of drastically reducing the number of counties in Kansas for greater efficiency.
Updated: 02/09/2009 - The Jackson County Sheriff's office identified the victim of this weekend's car crash as 17-year-old Adam Bloom today. Students gathered at Jackson Heights High School this afternoon for counseling.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - A Kansas community is trying to cope after a house fire took three people's lives Sunday night.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - The intersection at southwest 33rd and Urish Road will be closed for 90 days beginning Monday at 7 a.m.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - The Kansas Army National Guard has discharged its first homosexual soldier under the federal ``don't ask-don't tell'' policy.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - Former House Speaker Melvin Neufeld is defending his decision late last year to name himself to a key board overseeing the state's biotechnology industry.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - Prosecutors charge a 25-year-old suspected drunken driver in the death of a University of Kansas graduate student who was hit while helping push a disabled vehicle.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - Police are investigating a central Kansas shooting where two people were injured at a party.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - Butler County Sheriff Craig Murphy says a third search along the Whitewater River for the remains of an 11-year-old boy who disappeared a decade ago turned up nothing.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - A state board appointed to examine drunken driving laws in Kansas concludes that the whole system needs a major overhaul.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - Click here for a story (including video) on one of our YMCA Character Award winners, Andrew Gutierrez. He is working hard for his community, and to honor the memory of his father.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius was near the top of President Barack Obama's list of candidates to head the Health and Human Services Department, a senior administration official said Saturday.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - Arrest warrant issued for Neb. who went missing, found 9 days later in Kan. hospital.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - A small fire broke out on the roof of Farley Elementary around 10:00 Saturday evening. 15 year-old Brittney Hiegert and her father noticed flames on the roof as they were passing by and drove directly to the Fire Department.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - Local candidates for office received a crash course in city politics today. "Candidate School" offered a workshop for city council and school board hopefuls at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library.
Updated: 02/07/2009 - U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano is scheduled to visit Kansas next week.
Updated: 02/07/2009 - Some cattlemen say they still aren't convinced that the new National Bio and Agro-defense Facility at Kansas State will be safe.
Updated: 02/07/2009 - A mechanic at Cessna Aircraft is charged with stealing airplane parts from the company and trying to sell them on eBay.
Updated: 02/07/2009 - A young couple from North Kansas City who hadn't been seen since Tuesday were found shot to death in a car.
Updated: 02/07/2009 - The Topeka City Council came together Saturday to discuss possible changes to the city's charter ordinance. They could only agree to continue to pursue changing the charter to allow the city council to override mayoral vetoes.
Updated: 02/06/2009 - Attorney General Steve Six announced Friday that there is a new scam going around. The scam involves someone who calls and claims to be with a company called Card Services.
Updated: 02/06/2009 - The annual Topeka Boat and Outdoor Show will be at the Kansas Expocentre through the weekend. The show features more than 250 booths of new and innovative products.