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1 hr ago | The Capital-Journal
Topeka police have ruled the death of an 18-year-old Topekan struck by a semi on Thursday as suicide, Lt.
2 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal
A sign on the former barbecue restaurant's door read: "Closed for remodeling. Opening soon The Southern Star Cafe."
4 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal
Douglas Hutton and David Riggs, who own a Dunkin Donuts in St. Joseph, Mo., are planning to open one of the locations in the city by 2015, with the next following in 2016.
5 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal
A silent auction will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the Ramada Hotel and Convention Center, 420 S.E. 6th.
9 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal
Valeo Behavioral Healthcare has programs and support for those struggling with alcohol and drug addictions.
The rally, presented every year at Tinman Circle by the Great Plains Balloon Club of Topeka, is seeking volunteers to crew the event on Sept.
Shawn Parcells, a 35-year-old Topeka native, recently was hired to assist in the autopsy of Michael Brown, the 18-year-old whose fatal shooting Aug. 9 at the hands of a Ferguson, Mo., police officer has incited protests in the small St. Louis suburb for the past two weeks.
A teenager was taken to a local hospital with unknown injuries early Thursday afternoon following a rollover crash on a North Topeka highway.
A Jackson County jury trial for a Topeka man charged with kidnapping, raping and battering his then-girlfriend has been continued.
Authorities aren't sure if a second rush hour wreck in west Topeka was a result of an earlier deadly incident on I-70 earlier Thursday morning.
A man was struck and killed early Thursday after he ran in front of a semi-trailer on Interstate 70 in west Topeka, backing up traffic for more than two hours during rush-hour, authorities said.
Police say a man ran out in front of traffic Thursday morning and died after being struck by a vehicle on Interstate 70 on the west side of Topeka.
LAWRENCE, Kan. - Kansas begins the year ranked No. 22 on the AVCA preseason poll, the second-straight season that the Jayhawks garnered early national attention.
Yellow bags have joined the orange cones and construction barricades in downtown Topeka.
Confidential student data continued to be available this week to unauthorized people at Topeka Unified School District 501, even after the superintendent assured The Topeka Capital-Journal and the U.S. Department of Agriculture the problem had been fixed.
Doug Gerber, financial and administrative services director for the city of Topeka, used those words Wednesday to describe the city's plan to buy Heartland Park Topeka and expand its redevelopment district to solve a problem regarding Sales Tax Revenue bond debt.
The City of Topeka has issued a health advisory for Wanamaker Creek north of I-70 to the Kansas River, a press release from the city said.
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Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 12:36 pm
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