Today in History

Today is Saturday, April 20, the 110th day of 2013. There are 255 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 20, 1863, Pr…

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Friday H.S. sports roundup 4/19/13

Washburn Rural swept Shawnee Heights in softball, while Free State soccer visited Topeka with a victory at Hummer Sports Park.

Quake jolts China’s Sichuan, killing 41

BEIJING (AP) — A powerful earthquake jolted China’s Sichuan province on Saturday, killing at least two people in the same area where a devas…

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Holton holds second art walk

About 20 different locations, most in the downtown area, participated in the Jackson County Art Walk.

KHRC Awards

Civil rights advocates honored

The Kansas Human Rights Commission recognized several outstanding awards recipients Friday afternoon. Will Burnett, Deborah Dandridge, Marth…

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Gage construction project revised

A construction project recently put on hold in south Topeka is back on track. The city announced today that it has developed an alternative …