This Week: July 25-30
Because this is the last week before the August 2nd primary election, 13 News is On Your Side to help you get to know candidates in a few more of our top local races.
Monday on 13 News at 10, learn more about the three Republican candidates running to be the next Shawnee County District Attorney: Mike Kagay, Keen Umbehr, and Karen Wittman.
Tuesday on 13 News at 10, we'll have a look at the 1st Congressional District race. Also on Tuesday, the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library is holding a Legislative Candidate Forum from 7-8:30 p.m. Candidates for the state legislature who face a primary have been invited.
Wednesday on 13 News at 10, we take a look at the rematch from four years ago of the very close race for the District 20 Senate seat. Hear from Sen. Vicki Schmidt and former Congressman Joe Patton.
Friday is the start of the weekend-long Cyclovia Topeka event Downtown. Visit Topeka's website describes Cyclovia Topeka as, "full of opportunities to explore, enjoy Topeka's outdoor spaces and celebrate cycling, health and wellness in the Capital City." There are events scheduled for cyclists, workout and wellness enthusiasts, and families. The Urban Slide will also be set up Downtown that weekend, and concerts are planned as well. Click the link for a full schedule of events.