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Topeka police investigate fatal shooting after traffic crash
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June 15, 2020 - 5:35 am
Topeka police are investigating a fatal shooting after a wounded man was found at the scene of a traffic accident. Police say the car’s other occupant was arrested on several charges after the Saturday evening crash, but the woman wasn’t immediately charged with the man’s death. Authorities say the...
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June 12, 2020 - 9:27 pm
Kansas Governor Laura Kelly issued a new executive order on Friday as part of a response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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June 12, 2020 - 7:41 pm
Justice Carol A. Beier announced Friday that she will retire from the Supreme Court effective September 18.
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June 12, 2020 - 7:11 pm
A protester who attended a demonstration over the death of George Floyd in downtown Topeka last week has tested positive for the coronavirus, health official say.
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June 12, 2020 - 7:05 pm
The Kansas Supreme Court has upheld two state identity theft convictions following a decision by the nation’s highest court that makes it easier for states to prosecute immigrants who use fake Social Security numbers to secure employment.
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June 11, 2020 - 8:19 pm
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), in conjunction with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT), issued its listing of public health advisories for Kansas lakes due to blue-green algae on Thursday.
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June 11, 2020 - 6:59 pm
Governor Laura Kelly announced on Thursday that the State of Kansas has collected another prestigious Silver Shovel for excellence in economic development.
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June 09, 2020 - 6:27 pm
Secretary Jeff Zmuda, Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC), expressed his thanks Tuesday for the service of the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) and the Kansas National Guardsmen at the Lansing Correctional Facility (LCF) in support of KDOC’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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June 09, 2020 - 6:11 pm
Kansas’ top election official argued Tuesday that going in person to the polls is “a community event” for many voters and moving solely to mail ballots because of the coronavirus pandemic would create confusion.
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June 08, 2020 - 10:34 pm
Governor Laura Kelly announced that her administration, as well as officials with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, recommend that most local communities consider moving into Phase 3 of “Ad Astra: A Plan to Reopen Kansas,” Monday, June 8, as scheduled.
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