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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Third Topekan arrested in connection with Lawrence shooting that killed 3suspect arrested in relation to the shooting which left three dead and two inju
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
suspect arrested in relation to the shooting which left three dead and two injured on Massachusetts Street in Lawrence. Topekans Ahmad Malik Rayton, 22, and Dominique Jaquez McMillon, 19, were arrested earlier this week in connection with the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Third Topekan arrested in connection with fatal downtown Lawrence shootingsuspect arrested in relation to the shooting which left three dead and two inju
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
suspect arrested in relation to the shooting which left three dead and two injured on Massachusetts Street in Lawrence. Topekans Ahmad Malik Rayton, 22, and Dominique Jaquez McMillon, 19, were arrested Tuesday in connection with the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Former Rural standout Will Jones making immediate impact for Ichabodswho played with Jones at Rural. “He’s been outstanding. He’s been one of our be
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
who played with Jones at Rural. “He’s been outstanding. He’s been one of our best defensive linemen.” Jones is one of 26 Topekans on the WU roster, with several playing key roles for the Ichabods. “Getting to play with guys from Rural, Hayden,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
New details emerge in Lawrence shooting from Oct. 1 that killed 3, including 2 TopekansOct. 1. (Chris Neal/The Capital-Journal) Capt. Adam Heffely of the Lawrence Po
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Oct. 1. (Chris Neal/The Capital-Journal) Capt. Adam Heffely of the Lawrence Police Department discusses the arrest of two Topekans, Tuesday afternoon, in relation to the Oct. 1 shooting on Massachusetts Street. (Chris Neal/The... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
New details emerge in Oct. 1 Lawrence shooting that killed 3, including 2 Topekanson 200 leads and are still interested in hearing from witnesses of the shooting
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
on 200 leads and are still interested in hearing from witnesses of the shooting. It was announced early Tuesday that two Topekans were arrested in connection with the shootings. The arrested men were identified as Ahmad Malik Rayton, 22, and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Attorneys in trial of Topeka man charged with first-degree murder make opening statementsa gunshot and looked out her window where she saw a white man get into a small
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
a gunshot and looked out her window where she saw a white man get into a small coupe with someone else and drive off. Topekans Carissa Williams and David Laeli Jr. along with Joseph G. Cooney of Rock Port, Texas are expected to testify later... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
2 Topekans arrested in connection with shootings that left 3 dead Oct. 1 in LawrenceTwo Topekans have been arrested in connection with shootings that left three pe
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Two Topekans have been arrested in connection with shootings that left three people dead on Oct. 1 in downtown Lawrence, it was announced early Tuesday. The arrested men were identified as Ahmad Malik Rayton, 22, and Dominique Jaquez McMillon,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
2 Topeka men arrested in connection with shootings that left 3 people dead Oct. 1 in LawrenceTwo Topekans have been arrested in connection with shootings that left three pe
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Two Topekans have been arrested in connection with shootings that left three people dead on Oct. 1 in downtown Lawrence, it was announced early Tuesday. The arrested men were identified as Ahmad Malik Rayton, 22, and Dominique Jaquez McMillon,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka will likely have later-than-usual first frostlook like it’s going to be near freezing for the next seven days,” Baerg said.
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
look like it’s going to be near freezing for the next seven days,” Baerg said. If the extended forecast proves accurate, Topekans might get through October without seeing freezing temperatures, as above-average temperatures are projected in the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Will St. Francis acquisition shift priorities?market of health care. How can we work to keep the playing field as level as po
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
market of health care. How can we work to keep the playing field as level as possible (and ensure that it’s still benefitting Topekans of every economic condition) when expectations for each hospital are so radically different? Torey Lightcap, Top... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka will likely have later-than-usual first-frost datelook like it’s going to be near freezing for the next seven days,” Baerg said.
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
look like it’s going to be near freezing for the next seven days,” Baerg said. If the extended forecast proves accurate, Topekans might get through October without seeing freezing temperatures, as above-average temperatures are projected in the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka likely to have later-than-usual first-frost datelook like it’s going to be near freezing for the next seven days,” Baerg said.
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
look like it’s going to be near freezing for the next seven days,” Baerg said. If the extended forecast proves accurate, Topekans might get through October without seeing freezing temperatures, as above-average temperatures are projected in the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topekans injured in wrong-way crash Thursday east of GrantvilleSeveral Topekans were involved in a wrong-way, two-vehicle crash on Thursday ni
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Several Topekans were involved in a wrong-way, two-vehicle crash on Thursday night just east of Grantville in Jefferson County, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol. The highway patrol’s crash logs indicate Donna Isch Lavin, 21, of Topeka, was... Read more
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Topekans injured in wrong-way crash east of GrantvilleSeveral Topekans were involved in a wrong-way, two-vehicle crash on Thursday ni
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Several Topekans were involved in a wrong-way, two-vehicle crash on Thursday night just east of Grantville in Jefferson County, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol. The highway patrol’s crash logs indicate Donna Isch Lavin, 21, of Topeka, was... Read more
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Recognizing women in the militaryfull range of combat roles finally opened up to both sexes two years ago, women
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
full range of combat roles finally opened up to both sexes two years ago, women have long served their country in uniform. Topekans were reminded of this fact at an event featuring female veterans at a local VFW on Saturday. For example, Sue... Read more
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Annual downtown Topeka jazz, food truck festival settling into good grooveTopekans Phil and Marci Perez regularly hang out in downtown Lawrence with thei
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Topekans Phil and Marci Perez regularly hang out in downtown Lawrence with their bulldogs, Mancini and Kush. But events like Saturday’s Capital City Jazz &Food Truck Festival in downtown Topeka give the couple more reason to hang out here, Phil... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Annual downtown jazz, food truck festival settling into good grooveTopekans Phil and Marci Perez regularly hang out in downtown Lawrence with thei
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Topekans Phil and Marci Perez regularly hang out in downtown Lawrence with their bulldogs, Mancini and Kush. But events like Saturday’s Capital City Jazz & Food Truck Festival in downtown Topeka give the couple more reason to hang out here, Phil... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka NAACP leaders call for patience but want answers soon regarding officer-involved shootingbest way for that is for an independent agency composed of citizens to review t
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
best way for that is for an independent agency composed of citizens to review the investigation as an unbiased party.” Topekans for Racial Justice, an activist group, continues to advocate for a citizens review board that would indepentently... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Lawrence police ask for photos, video from scene of downtown shooting that killed 3 peopleStoppers at (785) 843-TIPS or police dispatch at (785) 832-7509. “We are looki
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Stoppers at (785) 843-TIPS or police dispatch at (785) 832-7509. “We are looking for the community’s help,” he said. Two Topekans — identified as Colwin Lynn Henderson III, 20, and Tre’Mel Dupree Dean, 24 — died. The third victim who died was... Read more
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Community advocates want to see Topeka’s leaders step up to address simmering problemsover the recent deaths of their loved ones. A police-involved shooting on Thur
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
over the recent deaths of their loved ones. A police-involved shooting on Thursday claimed the life of one man. Two other Topekans were killed early Sunday in a shooting that killed another person, as well, in downtown Lawrence. So far this year,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Bob Beatty: Best way to blunt partisanship is to vote this NovemberOn November 7, Topekans will vote for new city council members and a new mayor.
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
On November 7, Topekans will vote for new city council members and a new mayor. The vote for mayor comes after a spirited five-person primary campaign in which Michelle De La Isla and Spencer Duncan emerged as the top two vote-getters. The campaign... Read more
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Vintage toy buyer Joel Magee spends $22,000 on collectibles in Topeka$5,000, he said. Magee’s “America’s Toy Scout” purchased about $22,000 worth of
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
$5,000, he said. Magee’s “America’s Toy Scout” purchased about $22,000 worth of antique toys and other collectibles from Topekans Sunday. The toy-buying event will continue Monday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hampton Inn, 1515 S.W. Arrowhead... Read more
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Darrell Stewart to receive Topeka City of Characterthan 30 years Stewart has opened his home to foster children and has been devot
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
than 30 years Stewart has opened his home to foster children and has been devoted to improving circumstances for many young Topekans. For many years he oversaw the Hillcrest Community Center with the philosophy that the more time kids spent in the... Read more
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‘Worried and scared:’ Witness describes scene after Lawrence shooting that killed two TopekansLAWRENCE — Two Topekans were among three killed in a downtown Lawrence shooting
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
LAWRENCE — Two Topekans were among three killed in a downtown Lawrence shooting early Sunday that left two others wounded, Lawrence Police said. Lawrence Police heard “multiple gunshots” in the area 11th and Massachusetts Street, an intersection at... Read more
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‘Worried and scared:’ Witness describes scene at Lawrence shooting the killed two TopekansLAWRENCE — Two Topekans were among three killed in a downtown Lawrence shooting
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
LAWRENCE — Two Topekans were among three killed in a downtown Lawrence shooting early Sunday that left two others wounded, Lawrence Police said. Lawrence Police heard “multiple gunshots” in the area 11th and Massachusetts Street, an intersection at... Read more
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3 dead in Lawrence shooting, including two TopekansTwo Topekans were among three killed in a downtown Lawrence shooting early Sund
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Two Topekans were among three killed in a downtown Lawrence shooting early Sunday that left two others wounded, Lawrence Police said. Lawrence Police responded to a report of multiple gunshots in the area 11th and Massachusetts Street, an... Read more
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Mike Hall: Getting rid of our inferiority complexDon’t give up, Topekans. It’s not too late to throw off that old inferiority co
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
Don’t give up, Topekans. It’s not too late to throw off that old inferiority complex. The problem isn’t that Topeka is inferior to other cities, but for years popular opinion was being dictated by some Topekans who claimed there’s nothing to do... Read more
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A holistic economic plan in Topekaof place and quality of life are inextricably linked to economic development an
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
of place and quality of life are inextricably linked to economic development and overall prosperity.” All of that said, Topekans have plenty of reasons for optimism. From the construction of the Cyrus Hotel to plans for a downtown plaza to the... Read more

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