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Nemaha Valley Groundbreaking

Updated: 04/30/2008 - Nemaha Valley elementary and middle school students are digging in on the efforts for the first phases of construction. Much of their schools were destroyed in the March '07 fire.

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Silent Protest at the Capitol

Posted: 04/30/2008 - Currently more than three thousand are on the state's waiting list for services.

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Abortion Bill Override Falls Short

Posted: 04/30/2008 - Governor claimed when vetoing the bill that the legislation could deprive women of lifesaving medical care. Beyond imposing new restrictions on abortion providers, the bill would have allowed lawsuits to block late-term abortions.

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TFD Release Photo from Wal-Mart Fire

Posted: 04/30/2008 - The Topeka Fire Department has released photos of a blue truck it believes may have been involved in Saturday night's fire at a Topeka Wal-Mart store in addition to the picture of two people who may have been involved

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Senate Overrides Coal Plant Veto

Updated: 04/30/2008 - The Senate moved quickly to override Gov. Sebelius' veto of the legislation allowing for two coal plants in SW Kansas by a 32-7 margin, five votes more than needed. The House is expected to vote on the override later Wednesday.

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Kansas Beef Processor Cited For Humane Violations

Posted: 04/30/2008 - Two of the nation's largest meat processors that provide meat for the National School Lunch Program, including a National Beef Packing plant in Dodge City, have significant problems with the treatment of cattle after government inspection.

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Have You Seen This Van?

Posted: 04/29/2008 - This week's featured Hot Wheels vehicle was stolen sometime between 4:30 p.m. April 17 and 4:30 a.m. April 28 in the 2100 block of SW Potomac, Topeka. The van should stand out with New Orleans Saints paraphernalia on the flag, front tag and back window.

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KDOT Targets Teens Through Web

Posted: 04/29/2008 - The Kansas Department of Transportation is trying to teach teenagers good driving habits -- so they're hitting them where they spend the most time -- the web! They are asking other teens to start a safe driving revolution on the internet.

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Sebelius, Governors to Talk Energy

Posted: 04/29/2008 - National Governors Association Securing a Clean Energy Future Initiative to hold summit in Overland Park next week. Talks will focus on clean power and efficiency.

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Study Says KS Casinos Would Bring in $739 million

Posted: 04/29/2008 - With four state-owned casinos in the application process and slots at the race tracks in the works, a study for the Kansas Lottery says those entitites would generate $739 million in revenue for the state.

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Tecumseh Man Pleads Guilty to Embezzling from Non-Profit

Posted: 04/29/2008 - 49-year old Michael Slayton pleaded guilty to tax evasion and failing to pay employee withholding taxes. He was accused of embezzling from his own non-profit company. Sentencing is set for July 19th.

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Crimestoppers Focuses on School Programs

Posted: 04/29/2008 - Crimestoppers USA is holding its Midwest Training Conference in Topeka this week. One focus for the organization is expanding its programs in schools.

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Governor Sebelius, Hunter's Hope Foundation Celebrate Expanded Newborn

Updated: 04/29/2008 - Jim Kelly, NFL Pro Hall of Fame quarterback and founder of the Hunter's Hope Foundation, joined Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius and Senator Vicki Schmidt at a ceremony in the Statehouse today to celebrate the upcoming expansion of newborn screening in Kansas.

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KDHE to Hold Meeting on May 8 Regarding Proposed

Posted: 04/29/2008 - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) will hold a public participation meeting for a proposed expansion of the Lime Sludge Monofill located at 79th and Gardner Road near De Soto in Johnson County.

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Kansas Rakes In $739 Million Jackpot from Lottery

Updated: 04/29/2008 - A study for the Kansas Lottery concludes that gambling at four state-owned resort casinos and slot machines at race tracks would generate $739 million in revenue.

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Slattery Officially Throws Hat in Ring

Posted: 04/29/2008 - Jim Slattery officially announced his candidacy for U.S. Senate Tuesday iaiming to square off against incumbent Pat Roberts in November, saying the Republican was now an entrenched Washington politician who has been in office too long.

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Slattery Announces For U.S. Senate

Posted: 04/29/2008 - Former Kansas Congressman Jim Slattery officially launches his U.S. Senate campaign, describing himself as an agent for change.

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All Sirens Working Tuesday

Posted: 04/29/2008 - With a chance for severe weather later this week, Shawnee County Emergency Management officials were pleased to hear the sound of sirens Tuesday.

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Governor to Respond to GOP Plan on Coal

Updated: 04/29/2008 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius says she'll respond to a new plan for allowing two coal-fired power plants in southwest Kansas.

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One Dead After Wichita Car-Train Collision

Posted: 04/29/2008 - One witness tells a local station that the car appeared to be trying to beat the train to the intersection when it was struck Tuesday morning. Another person is critically injured as a result of the accident.

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Accused Store Manager Killer's Trial Began

Updated: 04/29/2008 - The first-degree murder trial begins for the first of three suspects in the killing of the store manager of the Bonner Springs' Dollar General store in 2005.

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