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Driver Hits Another Vehicle While Fleeing Police

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Highway Patrol Troopers pursued the driver of a Ford Explorer Wednesday night after he was caught driving erratically and weaving in and out of traffic. The man hit a truck before troopers and deputies stopped him using stop sticks.

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Help Keeps Coming for Helping Hands

Posted: 06/18/2008 - A telethon on WIBW-TV June 11th raised $58,000 for Helping Hands Humane Society. In the week since, more than $22,000 more in donations has come in toward their $5.5 million goal to build a new animal shelter.

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Pines Fire Not First Incident At Apartment

Updated: 06/19/2008 - Two other high profile incidents have occurred at The Pines over the last three decades. We have included 13 News archive footage for a look back at those incidents.

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Fund Set Up for Jackson County Tornado Victims

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Jackson County saw 32 homes damaged when a tornado struck June 11th. George Askren was killed. A fund is set up at Farmers State Bank in Holton to help with their county's recovery efforts.

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Marshall County, Kansas Accident Claims Life of Teen

Updated: 06/18/2008 - The Kansas Highway Patrol says 18-year old Rachel Swanson lost control of her vehicle Tuesday morning on Tumbleweed Road, near 17th Road west of Frankfort. Swanson's vehicle rolled several times and she was killed.

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Carrie Underwood to Rock Kansas Expocentre

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Country star Carrie Underwood will appear in concert at the Kansas Expocentre Tuesday, September 30th. Little Big Town will also perform. Tickets go on sale 10 am, Saturday, June 21st.

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Community Members Connect with Highway Study

Updated: 06/18/2008 - A public forum in Topeka Wednesday allowed community members to stop by Seaman High School and give their opinions and suggestions for the Highway 24 corridor to a consulting team.

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Topeka Walgreens Manager Earns National Guard Award

Updated: 06/18/2008 - When the Kansas National Guard called Sgt. Michael Mathewson to duty, his boss at the Walgreens on 10th and Gage gave his full support. The Guard recognized James Tignor Wednesday for his efforts.

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Kansas Authority Providing $3.7 million for Research

Posted: 06/18/2008 - The Kansas Bioscience Authority highlights capacity for bioscience research in Kansas by announcing its investments at a convention in San Diego. The agency says it's provided $3.7 million for research on cancer, HIV and osteoporosis.

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Hall Competent To Stand Trial

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Christopher Hall has been deemed competent to stand trial for the murder and rape of 15-year-old Nacole Winter. Her body was found near Lake Shawnee in December 2006 after she had been missing for two weeks.

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Group Discusses Elder Abuse

Posted: 06/18/2008 - A panel of professionals from area community agencies met to address questions regarding elder abuse. Organizers say this abuse is often over looked.

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Man Who Shot Two in Atchison Restaurant Sentenced

Posted: 06/18/2008 - The man who shot two people last October in an Atchison restaurant was sentenced Monday in Atchison County Court. Wannis "David" Widner, Jr. pleaded no-contest in May to the shootings. A claim to pay for medical bills was also made.

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Farmers say Locally-Produced Fruit, Vegetables Taking Root

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Local farmers say high food cuts, disease outbreaks and chemical concerns have their produce in higher demand. People are turning to locally-grown fruits and vegetables as a way to ease their worries and cut costs.

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Boeing Wins Key Round in Air Force Tanker Protest

Posted: 06/18/2008 - The Government Accountability Office grants Boeing's protest of a $35 billion Air Force tanker deal. The Air Force awarded the contract to Northrop Grumman and its European partner Airbus.

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Fort Riley Soldiers Prepare to Deploy

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Soldiers from the 300th Military Police Company at Fort Riley are set to deploy to Iraq June 25th. A deployment ceremony is scheduled to see the 150 soldiers off.

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Former Fort Riley Soldier to Receive Silver Star

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Sgt. 1st Class William K. Beaver will receive the honor during a ceremony at Ft. Riley for actions in Iraq when his group advisers came under enemy fire which killed two comrades.

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Sebelius Hands Out Business Awards.

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Salina valve maker exec named top exporter, while construction firm won Governor's Award of Excellence in awards presented by Kansas Cavalry.

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Mulvane Man, Pinned by Tractor, Dies

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Eighty-six year-old man dies after being trapped under his tractor for nearly a day, no one could hear his calls for help over the engine noise.

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