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So far away

Today the Earth is at its farthest point from the Sun.

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Weekend heat wave to bake western US

A high pressure system hanging over the West this weekend is bringing temperatures extreme even for a region used to baking during the summe…

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Chasing 100º

Could we hit the century mark later this week?

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The Supermoon

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PHOTO Courtesy of Larry Fischer

What is a microburst?

Strong storms on Tuesday afternoon may have lead to a microburst in North Topeka.

Jun 17 - Clouds over New Strawn Frank Bush

Pop-up showers keep area crops growing

After several rounds of showers and storms over the last few weeks, including some locally heavy rains as late as midday Monday, area crops …

Photos: Massive June storm system

The big storm that threatened to do serious damage from Iowa to Maryland hasn’t been as ferocious as forecasters warned.

Massive line of storms aim at Midwest

“We’re becoming increasingly concerned that a major severe weather event will unfold,” said Russell Schneider, director of the National Weat…