Dying Pigs

US orders farms to report pig virus infections

The U.S. government is starting a new program to help monitor and possibly control the spread of a virus that has killed millions of pigs since showing up in the country last year.…
salina

Change of venue sought in girl’s shocking death

A company that is being sued in the electric shock that led to the death of a 12-year-old Salina girl wants the trial in a lawsuit filed by her parents moved to another county.…
natural gas station

New natural gas station in Topeka

Truckers now have a new place to fill up, a "Compressed Natural Gas Station" near 57th and Topeka Boulevard.…
Teachers

Teacher fired over comment on black president

An Ohio teacher has been fired after a black student who said he wanted to become president claimed the teacher told him the nation didn't need another black commander in chief.…