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Man sentenced to 13 years for shooting clerk in Topeka
August 24, 2015
A 41-year-old Topeka man has been sentenced to 13 years in federal prison for robbing a gas station and shooting the clerk.
Baker Community Choir rehearsals to start
August 23, 2015
The Baker University Community Choir begins rehearsals for the 2015-2016 season on Thursday, Aug. 27. Membership is open to all singers 15 and older.
ATV crash kills 9-year-old Kansas boy, injures 2 others
August 23, 2015
A 9-year-old Kansas boy has died in an all-terrain vehicle crash in Lyon County.
Mathematician not optimistic about suit seeking ballot audit
August 23, 2015
A Wichita State University mathematician says she’s not optimistic that she’ll win her lawsuit seeking ballot information so she can perform an audit of the 2014 election.
Face to Face: Phil Hannon
August 23, 2015
Face to Face is a weekly feature of The Signal in which we introduce readers to those who live and work in the community. This week, we meet Phil Hannon.
Kansas City Connection: In the market for meat
August 23, 2015
With summer winding to a close and tailgating season right around the corner, I’d like to dedicate a hefty portion of this column to visiting three of Kansas City’s best family-owned and operated meat markets.
Kansas secretary of state clerk sues over termination
August 20, 2015
A former state employee has filed a federal civil lawsuit claiming she was fired from her clerk job at the Kansas secretary of state’s office after she declined to attend prayer services held in the office.
Official: Kansas still needs more rain
August 20, 2015
A Kansas official says despite recent rain, sections of western Kansas still need about five inches of rain before they make up what they lost in the drought.
Topeka Zoo denies claims that their elephants are lonely
10:00 a.m., August 20, 2015 Updated 10:40 a.m.
Topeka Zoo officials are denying claims that the zoo’s two elephants are suffering from a lack of social interaction.
Man found dead after standoff in Kansas City, Kan.
August 20, 2015
Authorities say a man was found dead inside a Kansas City, Kan., home after a nearly four-hour standoff with law enforcement officers.
Baker Edition: Info Box
August 20, 2015
Contact information for Baker University campuses
Baker Edition: Men looking for early edge in soccer this fall
August 20, 2015
After back-to-back runs as to the Heart of America Athletic Conference men’s soccer tournament championship, Baker is ready to make a statement this fall.
Baker Edition: Baker graduates first Kauffman Foundation Scholar
August 20, 2015
Baker University celebrated a milestone during May commencement as Kaleb Berry became the first Kauffman Foundation Scholar to graduate from Baker. The Kansas City, Kan., native earned a Bachelor of Science degree while majoring in computer science.
Baker Edition: Football games to be on ESPN3, KC TV
August 20, 2015
As part of an agreement between the Heart and the Niles Media Group, Baker University will have two games televised this fall.
Baker Edition: 2015 Fall Sports Schedule
August 20, 2015
Baker Edition: 2015 Fall Sports Schedule
Baker Edition: University to induct five into Athletics Hall of Fame
August 20, 2015
A beloved coach and four standouts during their time at Baker University will be inducted on Oct. 2 into the Baker University Athletics Hall of Fame with a special ceremony at the Overland Park Marriott, 10800 Metcalf Ave.
Baker Edition: 2015-2016 Academic Calendar
August 20, 2015
Baker University 2015-2016 calendar
Baker Edition: President’s Letter
August 20, 2015
A letter from Baker University President Lynne Murray
Baker Edition: Volleyball squad has high expectations
August 20, 2015
The Baker Wildcats volleyball team is going to be noticeably different this year. Even a cursory glance at the roster makes that obvious. However, the standards in place are the same as in years past.
Baker Edition: Business professor honored with Kopke Award
August 20, 2015
Known for inspiring students inside and outside the classroom, Alan Grant in May was awarded Baker University’s prestigious Jennie Howell Kopke and Verda R. Kopke Award for Distinguished Teaching.