Six Topeka gardens can be viewed during the 2019 Topeka Garden Tour on June 15 and 16. Tickets cost $10 and can be purchased at any of the garden locations on the tour dates. [Photos by Chris Neal and Thad Allton/The Capital-Journal]
Man killed in Warrington house fire
Police and fire officials are investigating a fatal house fire on Griffiths Road in Warrington. It took crews about 90 minutes to place the blaze under
Historic Slade House will be featured on North Shore Lundie ...
In 1929, Norman Slade's executive job with the Northern Pacific Railway brought him to Duluth, where he and his wife lived for several years and started a family.It was during that time that Slade — a grandson of railroad magnate James J. Hill — fell in love with the rugged North Shore. Weekends...
8 Lessons learned from participating in youth sports
We each have our own reasons for participating in a sport or supporting our children in their endeavors. Many athletes are revered because we all know the c
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A bank robber’s polite request for police
A 40-year-old man has been booked for intimidation after he requested to be arrested in a fake bank robbery, the police revealed earlier this week. According to the police, the suspect entered a bank in Daejeon on June 25, carrying a toy knife. Once in the bank, the suspect brandished it at a clerk, and “politely” requested for the police to be called to the scene. The suspected is then said to have stood...
Hurricane Guide for Tampa Bay
Get the latest tracking maps plus preparation and guides and information as tropical weather and hurricanes approach the Tampa Bay area.
How to Read the Newspaper
I used to be a newspaper editor, a cog in the wheel of the dreaded “mainstream media.” I’ve written for the New York and Washington newspapers, and even — angels and ministers of grace defend us! — Politico. And the checks go both ways: I am a paid-up subscriber to the New York Times. Call me an enemy of the people. Here’s a little secret for you: The news ain’t fake. (Mostly ...
Murder of Jenkins County woman detailed in former GBI agent's book
J. Douglas Parker was on call the night 25-year-old Kristia Kehr Anderson was gunned down. When he got to the scene at 3:30 a.m. and saw her husband
Fire rips through New City home on South Little Tor Road
A New City family's home was gutted in a blaze on South Little Tor Road.