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TPD plans holiday check points

The Topeka Police Department has announced plans to conduct a Sobriety Check lane at one or more of the locations listed below. The checkpoi…

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Valley Falls Fire Chief arrested

The Valley Falls Fire Chief was arrested over the weekend. According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s office, 59-year-old, John Gordon was …

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Lawrence police seeking new headquarters

Area voters in November likely will be asked to approve a tax increase to fund the new police headquarters, which would bring the entire dep…