ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Centropolis, KS

Cut your grass, Topeka warns residents

TOPEKA (KSNT)- It’s the last thing you want to do on a hot day, but Topeka is cracking down on lawn maintenance. From May to September Topeka responds to over 1,200 overgrown lawns. Once a notice has been issued the resident has 10 days to start chopping. “If they elect not to, we then return […]
TOPEKA, KS
Picture for Cut your grass, Topeka warns residents
WIBW

Topeka woman meets first responders who saved her life

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -First responders and one civilian were honored Tuesday night for their efforts to save a life April 28th. ”We just want to express our gratefulness to the fire, first responders and AMR that responded when I had a cardiac event,” said Shamara Parre. Shamara Parre was...
TOPEKA, KS
LOCAL CHANNELS
WIBW

Franklin Co. K9 credited with arrest of man after tailer stolen

RICHMOND, Kan. (WIBW) - Franklin Co. deputies have credited K9 Duke for the arrest of a man who attempted to flee after he allegedly stole a trailer early Tuesday morning. The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says in a Facebook post on Tuesday, June 28, that during the early-morning hours, deputies received reports of a stolen trailer from a home in Richmond.
FRANKLIN COUNTY, KS

Topeka cannabis store raided on 4/20 sues state, arguing Kansas delta-8 policies violate federal law

The owner of a cannabis dispensary raided by Shawnee County law enforcement in April is suing the state, arguing policies limiting the sale of certain cannabis products run afoul of federal law. The lawsuit, filed on Friday in U.S. District Court, challenges an opinion issued by Attorney General Derek Schmidt late last year deeming that many...
TOPEKA, KS
RELATED LOCATIONS

‘The biggest project in zoo history,’ $8M

TOPEKA (KSNT) – The Topeka Zoo broke ground on the new Giraffe and Friends Exhibit on June 8th, 2021.  “This Giraffe facility is sitting on about a 5-acre site. There is an enormous amount of activity going on right now. When it is all complete, this building will interact with an antelope facility that will […]
TOPEKA, KS
NEARBY CITIES
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Allegedly stolen specialty bike returned to owner, LKPD says

LAWRENCE (KSNT) – A man has been reunited with his specialty bike after losing it briefly, on Tuesday. The Lawrence Police Department put out the word about the alleged theft of the bike on Facebook around 6:10 p.m. on June 28. According to the LKPD, a man who used the specialty bike as his “sole […]
LAWRENCE, KS
keepingitheel.com

UNC Basketball: Roy Williams to be inducted to Kansas Sports Hall of Fame

Former UNC basketball coach Roy Williams is among this year’s inductees for the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2022. On June 27, the inductees for the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2022 were announced. This year, the organization will be electing 10 individuals for their excellence in their various sports-related occupations.
LAWRENCE, KS

Suspect accused of Kansas man's stabbing death

FRANKLIN COUNTY—Law enforcement authorities are investigating a fatal stabbing and have made an arrest. Just after 3p.m. June 25, police responded to report of a stabbing in the 700 Block of West 11th Street in Ottawa, according to a media release. Officers found 29-year-old Dalton Presley of Ottawa deceased...
OTTAWA, KS

Shawnee Co. deputies find man hiding under truck

SHAWNEE COUNTY (KSNT) – A man attempting to flee from the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office was found hiding under a truck Tuesday. Derek S. Devlin, 37, was pulled over by deputies on Tuesday, June 28, just after 3 a.m. in the 1000 block of NW Van Buren Street. According to the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office, […]
SHAWNEE COUNTY, KS

Date set for 2022 Mizzou vs. Kansas “Border War” Basketball game

COLUMBIA, Mo (KTVI/KPLR) — Mizzou and Kansas will meet on the men’s basketball hardwood Saturday, December 10th, Kansas athletics announced on Tuesday afternoon. It is the second straight season the Tigers and Jayhawks are meeting. Last season, Kansas won in a 102-65 rout over Missouri in Lawrence. The 2021 meeting marked the first regular-season clash between the two teams in nine years.
LAWRENCE, KS
WIBW

Zach is a soon-to-be Senior, and a State Treasurer, too

Carter Cupps placed his Eagle Scout project in the Lawrence Police Department. Topeka's Juneteenth Queen also holds the title of Good Kid this week. Shontal Phillips of Topeka West competes nationally this October. From a local cemetery to City Hall, Good Kid Sara's having a busy summer. Updated: Jun. 7,...
TOPEKA, KS

KU hoops announces 2022-23 non-conference schedule

LAWRENCE (KSNT)- Kansas basketball announced its non-conference schedule for the 2022-23 season on Tuesday. The Jayhawks will open play with an exhibition match against DII opponent Pittsburg State on Nov. 2. Their first game against a DI opponent will be Omaha on Nov. 7. Kansas will get a tough test quickly, as they’ll face Duke […]
LAWRENCE, KS
ARCHIVES