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Located along the Kansas River in northeast Kansas, Topeka is the state's capital city and its largest employer is the State of Kansas. Altogether, government workers make up one out of every five employed persons in the city. Topeka means "to dig good potatoes" in the languages of the Kansa (American Indian people of the central Midwestern United States) and the Ioway (Native American Siouan people).

Population: 122647
Local Newspapers: Topeka Capital-Journal
Local Sports Teams: Topeka Roadrunners (NAHL - hockey)
Local Colleges: Washburn University

Zip Codes associated with topeka, kansas: 66603 66604 66605 66606 66607 66608 66609 66610 66611 66612 66614 66615 66616 66617 66618 66619
Towns/Cities near topeka, kansas : Carbondale Silver Lake Hoyt Willard Auburn Meriden Perry Lawrence

Topeka News
Governor Jeff Colyer earns endorsement of former Republican rival in Kansas governor's race

Former Republican gubernatorial candidate Mark Hutton on Tuesday endorsed the candidacy of Gov. Jeff Colyer in a primary contest narrowing to a small number of contenders. Hutton, a prominent Wichita construction company executive and former state legislator, said Colyer had worked since assuming the governorship to appoint "competent managers, ushered in important transparency measures and navigated a difficult school finance ruling."

Small house fire put out quickly by Topeka firefighters

Shift commander Dan Macke said no one was injured, but one person and a cat exited the house after firefighters arrived on the scene. When crews arrived, they observed flames through the door and saw smoke.

Kansas agency failing to perform timely nursing home inspections

The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services is on pace to fall short of federal requirements for inspection of 350 nursing home facilities in the state receiving Medicare or Medicaid funding, officials said Tuesday. The agency's record of compliance with annual inspection protocol has grown progressively worse since 2015 when state employees completed surveys at 79 percent of the nursing facilities statewide.

Topeka motorist injured when debris came through windshield on I-470

A Topeka motorist was injured Tuesday when debris from the roadway came through their windshield on Interstate 470, authorities said. Injuries to the motorist were not believed to be life-threatening, Kansas Highway Patrol Trooper Stephen LaRow said at the scene.

Topeka officials still hopeful though abandoned housing bill didn't get out of committee

An abandoned housing bill supported by Topeka's city government was approved by the Kansas House but didn't get out of committee in the Senate, city manager Brent Trout said Tuesday. He indicated city officials still hope to see the bill considered.

3-vehicle crash in south Topeka sends 1 to hospital

A woman was transported to a local hospital following a three-vehicle, rear-end collision Tuesday morning in south Topeka. Emergency crews were called around 7:52 a.m. to the intersection of S.W. 29th and Topeka Boulevard, where the crash occurred.

Highs in mid-70s on Tuesday in Topeka, with rain possible tonight

Look for highs around 75 on Tuesday in the Topeka area before a cold front arrives, dropping temperatures and bringing a  chance for showers overnight and into Wednesday. Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

Thomas Luedke replaces Larry Hendricks as a judge in Shawnee County District Court Updated at

Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer on Monday appointed Thomas Luedke as the new district judge for the Third District, which comprises Shawnee County. Luedke, of Berryton, currently practices in Topeka and previously served as an Assistant United States Attorney for Kansas.

Fact Meter: Kobach falsely blames Kansas counties for his contempt finding Updated at

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says a federal judge's contempt of court finding against his office is "ridiculous" and blames county-level operations for their failure to follow instructions. U.S. District Judge Julie Robinson issued her contempt ruling last week, reprimanding Kobach for neglecting her orders following a temporary injunction that blocked enforcement of the state's voter registration requirements.

Long-time Topeka businesswoman Jeanne Baldwin dies at 92 Updated at

Jeanne Baldwin was petite and powerful, and one "tough businesswoman," a long-time employee and friend recalled after hearing of Baldwin's death. Baldwin was a business designer in the Topeka community from the 1950s through the early 2000s.

Kansas welfare chief seeks more money for preventing abuse

Kansas Department for Children and Families Secretary Gina Meier-Hummel answers questions from reporters during a news conference, Monday, April 23, 2018, in Topeka, Kan. Meier-Hummel is proposing initiatives that would cost $24 million over three years and wants to hire workers who are not licensed social workers to conduct child protective services investigations.

Autopsy: Blunt trauma injuries caused traffic accident death of Topeka teen

Blunt trauma injuries brought about the Jan. 27 death of a Washburn Rural High School student in a one-vehicle, rollover accident on Interstate 470 in southwest Topeka, according to an autopsy report. The report by Dr. Alan Martinez, deputy district corner, indicated no drugs or alcohol were found in the system of Abigail Rebecca Medley, 17, whom American Medical Response ambulance personnel pronounced dead at 1:14 p.m. on the day of the crash.

Topeka Women's Fund to award nearly $45,000 to 11 organizations

Eleven local organizations will receive a combined total of nearly $45,000 in grants at an annual Topeka Community Foundation-sponsored event this week. The Topeka Women's Fund luncheon will take place at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Topeka Country Club, 2700 S.W. Buchanan.

Look for spring-like weather this week in Topeka

Temperatures in the 60s and 70s are expected this week in the Topeka area, and get this - a nice weekend is in the forecast, as well. Tuesday night: A 50 percent chance of showers.

More consistent spring-like pattern

Another disappointing weekend for those with events and activities, but some moisture in the ground helps us in so many ways. Many areas of Northeast Kansas didn't get a huge amount of rain Saturday into Sunday.

Capitol Insider podcast: Who will win Kansas governor race?

Washburn University political science professors Bob Beatty and Mark Peterson analyze top contenders in the Kansas gubernatorial race for the latest episode of Capitol Insiders. The Topeka Capital-Journal's weekly podcast examines nuances of Kansas politics.

USD 501 teacher, Hall of Fame inductee lauded by fellow educators

His voice filled with emotion, Richard Mariani said he couldn't be more proud of his long-time colleague and friend who will be inducted into Kansas Teachers Hall of Fame this summer. "She's always been there for me," the Topeka West High school math teacher and athletic director said of Melanie Ralston, a speech and language arts instructor whom he's taught next door to for the past 30 years.

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