Updated: 12/15/2008 - An Arctic blast hit Kansas overnight, pulling temperatures down as low as 10 below in Goodland, the National Weather Service said.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - Authorities in central Kansas area investigating a natural-gas plant explosion that injured one person.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - The economic recession hasn't meant increased lottery sales in Kansas.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - Prairie dogs and black-footed ferrets in a northwestern Kansas county could be spared, at least for now.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - Authorities in Arkansas City are investigating the death of a man who's body was found Sunday.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - Attorneys for an atheist soldier at Fort Riley will be amending their lawsuit against the Department of Defense to include new allegations about evangelizing in combat.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - Charges were dropped Monday against an Emporia man accused of attempted second-degree murder.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - The Kansas members of the Electoral College cast their six votes for Republican presidential candidate John McCain and running mate Sarah Palin.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - More than a dozen people in southwest Kansas are taken to area hospitals suffering from carbon-monoxide poisoning.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - Kansas will receive $200,000 as its share of a settlement agreement with Mattel Inc. and its Fisher-Price Inc. subsidiary.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - A water main broke near 69th and Clearview in the Montara neighborhood, in south Topeka, Monday. Water shot into the air and quickly turned to ice in the frigid temperatures, coating cars and causing tree limbs to break under the weight.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - Three Topeka schools are on lockdown as police investigate the shooting, which happened during a robbery attempt Monday morning at a Topeka gas station.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - Officials in Logan County are examining plans for poisoning prairie dogs after concerns arose about the harm that could also come to the rare black-footed ferrets.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - Investigators are trying to determine what caused the blast at the natural gas facility. The spokeswoman said the fire from the explosion was small and occurred outdoors.
Updated: 12/15/2008 - A police chase reaching speeds over 100 mph began after 9:00 Sunday evening and ended just before 10:00pm.
Updated: 12/14/2008 - Sunday they were at the Home Depot on Wanamaker from 12 to 4 p.m. collecting new and unwrapped toys for needy families at the Topeka Rescue Mission.
Updated: 12/14/2008 - The state's worst budget crisis since the Dust Bowl days will require legislators to focus more on compromise than confrontation.
Updated: 12/14/2008 - It happened about 7:15 last night. A white male in his 30's, 5-foot-10 and 200 pounds approached a female at NW Fairchild and Van buren.
Updated: 12/14/2008 - Girl Scouts made ornaments with the kids at the Hope Place, next to the Topeka Rescue Mission. They enjoyed their time there...and learned valuable lessons.
Updated: 12/14/2008 - A staffing shortage at a Wichita center that performs autopsies for dozens of Kansas counties has caused a backlog that in some cases has delayed death certificates that are required before survivors can collect life insurance.
Updated: 12/14/2008 - KCMO school board meetings in closed door meetings.
Updated: 12/14/2008 - Advocates fear cuts will hurt mental health care.
Updated: 12/13/2008 - 44-year-old Shawn Fowler has been missing since December 10th
Updated: 12/13/2008 - It was a graduation celebration for some hard working students in Topeka Saturday. The School of Nursing at Washburn University honored the fall 2008 Baccalaureate Nurse graduates.