The Agriculture Department has forecast U.S. farmers will harvest a far smaller winter wheat crop this season than a year ago, particularly for the hard red varieties used to bake bread.
Educational Credit Union has selected Mrs. Musselman, a second grade teacher at Silver Lake Elementary School, is ECU’s “Teacher That Makes a Difference winner.” Mrs. Musselman will receive an iPad2 for her classroom and her nominator will receive an iPad mini.
Crews on foot, horseback and all-terrain vehicles resumed their search for an 18-month-old girl who is presumed dead after the bodies of her mother and two men were found at an eastern Kansas farm.
A veteran southeast Kansas Democrat is announcing that he will retire from office at the end of the 2013 session.
The Kansas Supreme Court has upheld the convictions of a man serving life in prison with no chance of parole for the murder of an El Dorado teenager who led a secret life as an Internet porn model.
From 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. today, southbound U.S. 75 right lane over Westgate Bridge in Topeka will be CLOSED for bridge inspection work.
Enjoy American stage, screen and Billboard charts as the Topeka Festival Singers present their final concert of the season Monday night.
UPDATE // The Platte County, Mo., Sheriff’s Department says a Platte City police officer spotted a stolen car with what they believed to be two of the three inmates inside on Interstate 29 at about 10 a.m. Friday morning.
Legislators are touting changes made to Kansas driver’s license laws that they say will help poorer residents drive in limited situations while their licenses are suspended.
The silver spire was fully installed this morning, after parts of it was transported to the roof last week. This brings the structure to symbolic height of 1,776 feet.