Downtown events still on

 UPDATES: Thursday, May 2 – 9 pm: Kansas Law Enforcement Candlelight Vigil moving indoors to second floor of the Capitol   Friday, May 3: Fi…


Snowfall in May

For the third time in Topeka's recorded history snow is falling in May.

crime scene tape

Topeka man severely beaten

Shortly before 10 p.m. this last Tuesday, officers responded to a report of a disturbance at 223 SE Lawrence.


Shawnee approves Google Fiber

Officials in Shawnee have scheduled a special meeting to consider authorizing Google Fiber in the Kansas City suburb.

PHOTO By: Bob Thibault, Kansas First News

VIDEO: May Snow

Until today – the last and only time it snowed in Topeka, KS…in the month of May…was 106 years ago! On May 3rd, 1907, Topeka received 3.7″ o…


Does it Work – Wraptastic

If you struggle with plastic wraps and foils, one as-seen-on-TV product promises you’ll “pull, press and wrap” just like that. Kansas First …