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Kansas records death from rare infection

Kansas health officials say a person from the Kansas City area has died of a rare infection caused by an amoeba that lives in freshwater lak…

Topeka program missing accreditation

A woman just three months away from graduating from a Topeka college has dropped out and she’s warning potential students away from the scho…

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Increased fire response in Junction City

The Kansas Capital Area Chapter of the American Red Cross has provided assistance to eight people after four fires in Junction City in the p…

TPD awards

Honoring those that keep us safe

In downtown Topeka Wednesday night, police took some time off to honor officers who went “above and beyond” to keep the city safe.

APTOPIX  Worlds Tallest Waterslide

Photos: World’s Tallest Waterslide

The world’s tallest water slide called “Verruckt” at Schlitterbahn Waterpark in Kansas City, Kan. The 168-foot-tall waterslide opened to the…