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Police investigating after body found near downtown Topeka

Police lights (KSN File Photo) TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) - Topeka Police are investigating after a body was found in an alley near downtown Topeka. Police said they responded to the report around 1:30 Wednesday afternoon in the 600 block of SW 8th Street, just west of Topeka Blvd. The cause of death is

KSN.COM - 2018-01-17 21:51:07

Topeka man arrested in Holton for meth and theft

HOLTON, Kan. (KSNT) - A Topeka man has been arrested for multiple charges including meth and theft. Vaughn Cortez Schnegelsiepen, 47, of Topeka, was arrested Monday in Holton after a traffic stop, according to Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse. A sheriff deputy stopped a vehicle driven by Schnegelsie

KSNT - 2018-01-17 20:12:51

Quidditch on the ice, more fun expected for Harry Potter night at the KC Mavericks

You'll be sorted into a Hogwarts house based on your seat at the game. Expect Quidditch on the ice, and much more fun. You'll be sorted into a Hogwarts house based on your seat at the game. Expect Quidditch on the ice, and much more fun.

KMBC.COM - 2018-01-17 23:19:00

TPD: Body found near downtown, may have froze to death

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - The Topeka Police Dept is investigating the death of an elderly man whose body was found near downtown Topeka. They say his body was discovered in a field near the intersection of 8th and Tyler, a couple of blocks away from both Topeka High School and the Kansas Statehouse. Pol

WIBW - 2018-01-17 23:15:00

TPD's internal review of White shooting expected this week

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A decision is expected as soon as Thursday on whether two Topeka Police Dept. officers violated any use of force department regulations stemming from the officer-involved shooting of Dominique White last September. TPD Chief Bill Cochran told 13 NEWS if the results of their int

WIBW - 2018-01-18 01:07:00

Topeka Public Schools expected to make call on school buses Thursday

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A big change could be coming for how Topeka Public Schools students get to school everyday. On Thursday, USD 501 spokesperson Misty Kruger tells 13 NEWS the school board expects to take up the issue of picking a new bus service or staying with Durham School Services, a private

WIBW - 2018-01-17 20:34:00

Court Updates: Teens sentenced in WHS vandalism

The two teens who were charged with the vandalism at Wetmore Academic Center (WAC) in early August 2017 were sentenced in court Tuesday, Jan. 16. Jarred Kramer, 18, and Jayme Tyler Hodge, 18, both of Netawaka, were both sentenced to 12 months for theft and six months for criminal damage to property.

SABETHAHERALD.COM - 2018-01-17 21:05:07

2 injured in early morning east Topeka fire

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) - Two people were injured in an east Topeka house fire early Wednesday morning. The Topeka Fire Department responded to the structure fire just before 3 a.m. at 521 SE Leland St. When crews arrived, they could see light smoke coming from the back of the house. Crews found two peo

KSNT - 2018-01-17 12:27:36

Sedalia man charged with leaving scene of accident on US 65

The Saline County Prosecuting Attorney has charged Joseph Gardner Jr., 64, of Sedalia with leaving the scene of an accident after Gardner was involved in a crash Nov. 17. A probable cause statement indicates the officer of record responded to a non-injury crash on U.S. Highway 65 at Mount Olive Road

MARSHALL DEMOCRAT-NEWS - 2018-01-17 06:00:00

Sedalia police identify persons of interest after apparent stabbing death

SEDALIA, Mo. - UPDATE 1/16: Sedalia Police say they have identified person(s) of interest and are following up on leads as they investigate the death of Heather McClellan. Police posted the update on their Facebook account Tuesday. They say an initial investigation indicates McCellan died of apparen

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 15:53:04

Business brief: Harris named CMH chief medical information officer

Citizens Memorial Hospital recently appointed Louis B. Harris, M.D., as chief medical information officer. Harris is a board certified family medicine physician and has practiced at Bolivar Family Care for nearly 30 years. He earned his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma - Tulsa and comp

BOLIVAR HERALD FREE PRESS - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Police search for vandal after quarry equipment destroyed in Sunrise Beach

SUNRISE BEACH, Mo. -- Police say a seismograph at the Magruder Quarry in Sunrise Beach was destroyed just a few weeks ago. Picture provided by the Sunrise Beach Police Department. The company has replaced it, but they still have no idea who vandalized that equipment. "They say they had to replace

KYTV - 2018-01-18 00:56:00

Space heater causes fire in Chilhowee

CHILHOWEE - Bird Schofield, 66, said a space heater is to blame for a fire that started about noon on Wednesday at his residence at 404 S. Pennsylvania Avenue, Chilhowee. He said he used a space heater to thaw his frozen pipes in the south-center of the house when the heater caught the siding on fir

DAILYSTARJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-17 20:58:00

Sedalia business-owner explains reasons for mayoral run

The April election for Sedalia mayor is now a three-man race. John Kehde, a longtime Sedalia resident and business-owner, filed with the city clerk's office on Tuesday to run in the April 3 municipal election. He will join incumbent Mayor Stephen Galliher and Kevin Walker on the ballot. Kehde, 73, i

SEDALIA DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-18 03:00:00

Veteran suicide rate in KS and MO significantly higher than national rate

The numbers are heartbreaking - suicide rates among veterans both across the country and here at home. The veteran suicide rate in Kansas and Missouri is significantly higher than the overall national rate. "Nightmares remind you daily, even today." Warrensburg native and Marine Corps Veteran Chris

KMBC.COM - 2018-01-18 03:34:00

NEWS NOTES: Local students make dean's, honors list

Four local students earned a spot on the University of Central Missouri's dean's list. Each semester, the dean's list is divided into two parts. The first list includes the names of students who have achieved a perfect 4.0 grade point average, and the second list includes the names of students who a

BOLIVAR HERALD FREE PRESS - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Fatal 3-car crash closes North County road

ESCONDIDO, Calif. -- A three-vehicle pileup at an intersection near Lawrence Welk Resort Village left one person dead and four others injured Wednesday. Two cars and a compact SUV collided shortly after 12:30 p.m. at Champagne Boulevard and Mountain Meadow Road in the Jesmond Dene area, just north o

FOX5SANDIEGO.COM - 2018-01-18 00:43:03

4 Trapped In Multi-Vehicle Crash Near Escondido

ESCONDIDO, CA - Four people are trapped in a multi-vehicle crash in unincorporated Escondido, Cal Fire officials reported. The collision happened Wednesday afternoon on Champagne Boulevard, north of Deer Springs Road. All lanes are blocked, according to Cal Fire. Officials asked motorists to avoid

PATCH - 2018-01-17 20:58:11

Crash Closes Lanes on SB Interstate 15 Near Escondido

A crash on southbound Interstate 15 has shut down several lanes near Escondido. California Highway Patrol officers are investigating the collision of a car and a small truck near the Via Rancho Parkway exit. A crash on southbound Interstate 15 has shut down several lanes near Escondido. California H

NBC SAN DIEGO - 2018-01-16 16:21:34

1 dead, 4 injured after crash in Escondido

ESCONDIDO, Calif. -- Authorities are on scene after a fatal crash in Escondido Wednesday afternoon. According to the California Highway Patrol, the crash happened at the intersection of Champagne Boulevard and Mountain Meadow Road. One person is dead and at least four others are seriously injured. C

SAN DIEGO CHANNEL - 2018-01-17 21:26:46