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Kirk Williams, a Topeka High graduate who owns 21 Wendy's franchises in Kansas and Missouri, is set to open up a new location of a rock 'n' roll themed restaurant co-founded by members of the rock band KISS.
TOPEKA, Kan. - The Kansas medical board plans to appeal a court order overturning its revocation of a doctor's license over her referrals of young patients for late-term abortions.
Classes will be held at 1:00 and 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, 25 and April 1, in Topeka, and at 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 20, 27 and April 3, in Lawrence.
The Kansas Department of Transportation said crews expect at some point Saturday to reduce northbound traffic to one lane.
Turn on your television to nearly any home improvement or real estate-related show and a common phrase you will likely hear is, "I want hardwood floors."
Increased flood insurance rates in Topeka neighborhoods deemed to be at higher risk will be rolled back under a bill that reversed changes to the national flood insurance program.
The Senate's budget committee voted to approve a bill Friday granting the administration of Gov. Sam Brownback permission to move ahead with planning for the possible sale of four downtown Topeka office buildings.
Dog noses are a vital tool for the Kansas State Fire Marshal in nabbing arsonists quicker and putting them behind bars.
No injuries were reported in the fire, which was reported around 1:20 p.m. at a three-story gray home at 634 S.W. Western.
A former girlfriend of murder defendant James Paul Harris testified that he told her he killed a 49-year-old Topeka man and used a guitar string to sever the victim's head, apparently as part of a voodoo ritual.
Councilwoman Elaine Schwartz wrote in her quarterly newsletter sent out Friday afternoon that Five Guys and Academy Sports+Outdoors are among new businesses coming to the Crosswinds Commons Community Improvement District, located between S.W. 11th and 12th streets just west of S.W. Wanamaker Road.
A day after a fire severely damaged their home just east of Topeka and nearly wiped out all of their personal belongings, a local firefighter and his family are finding out just how much the community cares about them.
Friday morning Topeka Habitat For Humanity, Thrivent Financial and WIBW TV will officially host a "wall raising ceremony" with the Bora and Jeanne Munganga family.
Miguel "Mambo" DeLeon, who Topeka audiences have heard performing at the Fiesta Mexicana and the now defunct Coleman Hawkins Legacy Jazz Festival, brings his Latin beats Friday to Topeka for those wanting to do the salsa, rhumba and other dances from south of the border.
A box of clothes ignited on the back porch of a two-story apartment home Thursday night in East Topeka, a fire official said.
The Leprechaun Leap, in which children 9 and younger chase down leprechauns in a short dash for prizes, begins around 8:45 a.m. Saturday.