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Arrest of Topeka man Thursday takes the cake - WIBW News Now!

A 42-year-old Topeka man was arrested Thursday afternoon on suspicion of stealing a cake and a vacuum cleaner from a Topeka Dairy Queen.The burglary was reported around 5 a.m. to the store in the 3300 block of SW 29th.About 12 hours later, police did a knock and talk in that same block and arrested

WIBWNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-10-19 09:14:28

Topeka Police arrest felon with gun involved in a domestic disturbance

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) - Police said officers were dispatched to the area of the 700 block of NE Kellam on an unknown trouble call around 11:25 p.m. Friday. Dispatch told them they could hear someone yelling, “Give me back my gun."

KSNT - 2018-10-20 08:51:55

Topeka Zoo reveals tiger cub genders

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) - Jingga the tiger has a handful of boys and one girl, the Topeka Zoo announced.

KSNT - 2018-10-19 15:17:55

KU law instructor, KCMO councilman and mayoral candidate arrested in Lawrence on suspicion of DUI

A University of Kansas law lecturer and Kansas City, Mo., city councilman who’s running for mayor of that city was arrested overnight in downtown Lawrence, according to jail records.

LJWORLD - 2018-10-19 09:53:00

Kids playing in the Kansas woods stumble across remains of long-missing Army veteran

Children playing in the woods in Ogden, Kansas, where the 30-year-old Meiss disappeared in May,found human remains over the weekend, according to WIBW in Topeka.

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2018-10-19 13:06:00

McCoy, Rayford will face separate murder trials

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) --Two men indicted in the shooting death of a 37-year-old woman in the spring will be tried separately after the defendants appeared Thursday before two Shawnee County District Court judges.Rahnel Erik Rayford, 27, will be tried first when he faces a jury starting on Feb. 25. Dis

WIBW - 2018-10-18 15:29:00

Construction closing down some of the busiest ramps in Topeka

Starting at 7 p.m. Thursday night, the ramps for eastbound and westbound I-70 to I-470, Huntoon, Wanamaker, 21st Street, Fairlawn, 29th and Gage Boulevard will be closed on and off until around 6 a.m. Friday morning. Eastbound I-470 from I-70 to Burlingame will be reduced to one land and the speed s

WIBW - 2018-10-18 16:40:00

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER Job in Topeka, Kansas - Department of the Army - LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of the Army. The openi

LEMONWIRE.COM - 2018-10-19 20:14:58

96-year-old bowler still rolling strikes in Topeka

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) - There's a lot of things we can do to live a long healthy life, but I'll spare you the details.

KSNT - 2018-10-19 04:11:58

Special after-school treat for some Topeka kids

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) - Some local athletes are taking time off the ice to give back to their community. The Topeka Pilots hockey team met with "the boys and girls club" of Topeka, to spread some smiles.

KSNT - 2018-10-19 00:20:53

The big reveal set for tomorrow at Topeka Zoo

TOPEKA, Kan (KSNT) - The wait is almost over.The Topeka zoo says they are revealing the genders and names of the new tiger cubs tomorrow morning. Yesterday we told you the zoo staff was going to meet with veterinarians to figure out the cub's genders.You can watch the reveal live on ourKSNT Facebo

KSNT - 2018-10-18 23:12:26

Morning showers end and clouds decrease

This rain chance is small early today. Sprinkles or light showers could visit until 7-9am, but might be about as late as we see a chance for precipitation. We should get decreasing clouds from midday to late afternoon. Areas toward Junction City, Abilene and Concordia will get more sun than areas ea

KSNT - 2018-10-19 08:39:00

Vice-President Pence arrives in Topeka

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) --Vice-President Mike Pence has arrived in Topeka. Less than two weeks after President Donald Trump flew into the Capital City, Air Force Two touched down at Forbes Field.With just over three weeks to go until Election Day, Pence made the trip to Kansas to support his fellow Repu

WIBW - 2018-10-19 10:59:00

Turnpike traffic westbound backed up at east Topeka interchange

TOEPKA, Kan. (KSNT) - A traffic alert this evening. Westbound traffic into the east Topeka interchange is crawling. Construction on new KTAG automatic toll lanes is said to be the cause of the back-up all the way from the Topeka service area to the turnpike gates.


Winter coat giveaway set for December 1

TOPEKA, Kan. (KANT) - Thousands in need of a winter coat are expected to que up once again this year the the Topeka Salvation Army's annual "Share the Warmth" coat giveaway at the Salvation Army's headquarters, 1320 SE 6th, Topeka.

KSNT - 2018-10-18 17:26:10

Main break leaves west Topeka apartment complex without water

TOPEKA (WIBW)--A water main break left a west Topeka apartment complex without water Thursday night.According to a city employee working on SW Huntoon near the Overlook Apartments, a cable company crew was trying to move a line when they hit a water line.The city had to shut off the water at the apa

WIBW - 2018-10-18 22:50:00

Fighters take to the streets of Topeka

As the sun started setting, fighters made their way into the ring as fans watched under the arch. Though the fighting was the main attraction, one fighter used his time in the ring to bring attention to childhood cancer.


Jail inmate bolts from work crew

Jail Deputy Director Tim Phelps said Inmate Brian Andrew Worrell was participating in a community work crew program, helping with code compliance work, ran from the work location.


Car flipped, gasoline spilled in Topeka crash after driver allegedly fell asleep

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) - A Topeka man flipped his car after crashing into another vehicle, police said Wednesday morning.


Fun Food Friday arrived at Topeka school

"There are a lot of children who aren't getting the food that they need. Kids when they don't have the food you know and their hungry and they go to school they're not going to be productive so what we're trying to do is get them through the weekend, get them the food they need, and supplement that

KSNT - 2018-10-19 00:46:12