Due to call load, weather and road conditions the Topeka Police Department is in Walk-In Accident Reporting phase until further notice.
The Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office has announced Phase III accident reporting.
Sleet and snow has begun to fall and that means slick roads and a cold start to your morning.
It’s not just salts and brines that are being used to treat roads during the winter months but beet juice as well.
Equipment operators from street maintenance and water pollution control collaborated to begin single lane plowing of all emergency routes as part of our storm response phase.
Strong winds accompanied a winter mix across the area Thursday.
Strong winds from the north and a narrow band of sleet have caused numerous wrecks on I-70 west of Topeka between Manhattan and Junction City and has made travel extremely difficult.
Thirteen million of USD 501′s 143 million dollar bond is being used to build FEMA-certified tornado shelters.
Students learning about weather in their classroom
When winter weather strikes, safe roads and intersections turn into slippery, icy messes.
Across the South, winter-weary residents woke up Wednesday to a region encased in ice, snow and freezing rain
The city dodged the first punch of a dangerous winter storm Tuesday
The Kansas Department of Transportation snow crews plowed and treated 565,000 lane miles of highway during last week’s snow storm
With memories of gridlock on icy Atlanta highways still fresh, Georgia officials got a second chance Monday to prove the state could prepare for winter weather.
A small army of electricity restoration crews labored Friday to reconnect about 330,000 customers in Pennsylvania and Maryland
Winter storms always cause a spike in wrecks, but the Missouri State Highway Patrol is raising concerns about the massive number of accidents that occurred over a two-day period this week.
Cold and snow keep battering the Midwest and East, and even Atlanta was temporarily paralyzed. California has been bone dry. Alaska set heat records.