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Art Enthusiasts "Toast the Arts"

Updated: 08/01/2008 - The 11th annual wine and food festival, Grape Escape: A Toast to the Arts, was held Friday night with live and silent auctions to support the Topeka Performing Arts Center.

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Woman Drives into Topeka Store

Posted: 08/01/2008 - The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office says a woman drove her car into the side of the "Market" convenience store at southeast sixth and Croco around 6:15 Friday night.

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Health Officials Offer Advice to Beat the Heat

Posted: 08/01/2008 - With weekend temperatures forecast to hit triple digits, community agencies urge people to check on friends and neighbors, especially the elderly, who may be vulnerable to complications from the soaring temps.

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Wichita to Pay Rent for Cash-Strapped Sports Hall of Fame

Posted: 08/01/2008 - The city of Wichita will pay a nearly $100,000 rent bill for the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame under a deal signed in 2004 to move the hall from Abilene. Hall officials say they're short on money because the legislature didn't provide any funding this year.

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Kansas Animal Health Department Seizes 187 Dogs

Posted: 08/01/2008 - A Marshall County dog breeder has relinquished ownership of 187 dogs seized from his facility near Frankfort last week. The Kansas Animal Health Department announced the seizure Friday.

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Bob Dole Seeking Bipartisan Work on Health Care

Posted: 08/01/2008 - Former Sen. Bob Dole will host a forum at 12:30 pm Monday at the Dole Institute of Politics on the KU campus. It will address ideas for reforming the health care system.

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Cyberwatch Criminal Gets Probation

Posted: 08/01/2008 - Brandon Ryan Mason tried to solicit sex from someone he thought was a 14-year-old girl. Instead, it was a 38-year-old woman trying to catch online predators. Now he has received probation for that same reason.

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Man Overturns Motorcycle; Sent To Hospital

Posted: 08/01/2008 - A man is injured Friday evening and rushed to S. Francis hospital after he lost control of his motorcycle while getting onto east bound I-70.

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Incoming 6th Graders Tour School

Posted: 08/01/2008 - Incoming sixth graders got a chance to learn about their new school at a preview today. They could walk the halls, visit with teachers, and even try out their new locker combinations. The first day of school for Topeka 501 is August 13th.

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Free School Supplies Available at Fair

Posted: 08/01/2008 - The Back-to-School fair is open to the publice Saturday, Aug. 2 at the Kansas Expocentre. Free backpacks filled with school supplies will be given to pre-approved families. There will also be a number of vendors, games and prizes.

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Deputies Search for Third Suspect in Drive-By Shooting

Posted: 08/01/2008 - The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office is looking for a third man they believe was involved in an early morning drive-by shooting. Residents reported hearing nearly a dozen gunshots in the 3800 block of SE 31st around 4:35 a.m.

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Topeka Blvd. Bridge Grand Opening Sunday

Posted: 08/01/2008 - After 70 years the Topeka Boulevard Bridge has a new look and is about to re-open. Fishing touches are in place for Sunday's debut to the public.

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KDOT Worker Killed in Truck Rollover

Updated: 08/01/2008 - A Kansas Department of Transportation worker is dead after the dump truck he was driving overturned in Neosho County.

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Kids Loving the Game of Golf

Updated: 04/28/2009 - Kids ages 9-17 took to the links for a golf tourney. Just plain fun is the reason they get out and play.

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Cell Phone Blamed for Lawrence Deputy's Death

Updated: 08/01/2008 - The Kansas Highway Patrol determined that a driver was distracted by his cell phone when he failed to yield the right of way to a Douglas Co. Deputy on a bicycle.

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Police Look for Suspect in BP Armed Robbery

Updated: 08/01/2008 - Topeka police are investigating a Friday morning armed robbery at a BP convenience store. It happened at about 4:00 a.m. at 27th and California.

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Topeka Man Arrested in Connection to 2007 Slaying

Updated: 08/01/2008 - A Topeka man has been arrested in connection with a 2007 homicide. Police arrested 20 year old Kelvin Phillips Thursday on charges of first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit murder, and criminal possession of a firearm for the August 10, 2007 death of James Dyer.

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Kansas Ranking on Child Well-Being Slips

Posted: 07/31/2008 - Kansas ranks 18th in the nation in a new state-by-state study of the well-being of America's children. The state's overall ranking fell from 16th last year and 12th in the prior year.

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