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Potwin Parade on the 4th

Posted: 07/04/2008 - Red, white, and blue was the choice of color as the Potwin parade made its way through the neighborhood.

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Holton Shooting Leaves Two Teens Injured

Updated: 07/04/2008 - Two teens are injured after a shooting early this morning in Holton, KS. Authorities have charged Kurtis Ramage, 18, with attempted murder.

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KU Student Found Dead, Police Looking For Suspect

Updated: 07/07/2008 - Lawrence police say 25 year old law student Jana Lynne Mackey was reported missing Tuesday afternoon and police found her dead just before 11:30 Tuesday night. Police say she was found in the residence of 46 year old Adolfo Garcia-Nunez. They are looking for Nunez now.

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Police Arrest Federal Fugitive After Three Hour Standoff

Updated: 07/04/2008 - A person believed to be a federal fugitive ran into a home in the 200 block of SE 35th Terrace, Topeka, and held police at bay. Nine made it out of the house. Negotiators later convinced 29-year-old Quinton Lawton to come out of the house shortly before midnight. Lawton was booked into the Department of Corrections on a federal narcotics warrant.

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Dillons Expands Beef Recall

Updated: 07/16/2008 - Kroger and Dillons expand a beef recall to include all ground beef products sold in Dillons stores. The move includes styrofoam tray packages wrapped in clear cellophane with a sell-by date between May 17th and July 3rd.

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Rehab Patients Turn to Wii

Posted: 07/03/2008 - Physical and occupational therapists are turning to the Wii to help their patients. They use the games to work on balance, coordination and visual issues. They say it also helps keep patients and their families interested in therapy.

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Sebelius Still Coy About Possible VP Nod

Posted: 07/03/2008 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius remains coy about whether she wants to be Barack Obama's running mate on the Democratic presidential ticket.

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Jackson County Runaway Girl Found

Posted: 07/03/2008 - Girl reported as runaway is found after she called her mother asking to be picked up. Cheyanne Hare was taken to Jackson County Sheriff's Office and processed as a runaway. She was later released to her father.

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Shawnee County Commission Approves Roadwork

Updated: 07/03/2008 - Three major road construction projects approved by Shawnee County Commission Wednesday. Shawnee County Public Works Director hopes to get projects underway by 2009.

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Check Your Refrigerator for Kroger Recalled Beef

Posted: 07/03/2008 - Kroger - the parent company of Dillons - is warning customers to check any recent beef purchases for Nebraska beef identified as the supplier of beef that has been linked to illnesses in Michigan and Ohio. Topeka-area Dillons say they carry one type of the beef.

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McCain: Staff Shake-Up Part Of "Natural Evolution"

Posted: 07/03/2008 - Republican presidential candidate John McCain said Thursday that a shake-up in the leadership of his campaign was part of a "natural evolution" as the organization becomes more national in scope.

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Sebelius Kicks Off Talks of New Education Council

Posted: 07/03/2008 - Governor Kathleen Sebelius Thursday held the first meeting of the P20 Education Council, a group she has formed to study gaps in the state education system and make recommendations for change.

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Philanthropist Grant Cushinberry Dies at Age 86

Updated: 07/03/2008 - Topeka philanthropist Grant Cushinberry died Tuesday night. He was 86-years old. Cushinberry was perhaps best known for him more than 30 years running God's Little Half Acre, distributing items to people in need.

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Man Gets Probation for Seeking Purple Heart

Posted: 07/03/2008 - Albert Barker, 59, of Wichita, was sentenced to one year probation and 100 hours of community service for changing papers to falsely claim he had received a Purple Heart.

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