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Kansas authorities ask for help finding missing Wichita man

Authorities in northeast Kansas are asking for help in finding a missing 24-year-old man from Wichita. Destry Jade Sweet-Crawford who was last seen in Ottawa on Sunday. Local police said in a Facebook post that he had stayed one night at the Days Inn at 2209 South Princeton Road. Sweet-Crawford is

KAKE TV - 2017-11-23 01:46:00

Kansas Highway Patrol motorist assist program helps Thanksgiving travelers

For hours on end, Samm McClure spends her days driving up and down the highways and interstates of Sedgwick County. Her mission is to help drivers stranded on the road. She has been a KHP Motorist Assist Technician for more than four years. Before she heads out for a full day of driving, McClure mak

KAKE TV - 2017-11-23 00:53:00

Lenexa man has rare photos inside 'In Cold Blood' house where Kansas family was slain

There's a reddish stain on the basement wall that might be a remnant of Herb Clutter's blood - or it might be just an urban myth. Getting access to it and the rest of the "In Cold Blood" farmhouse in Holcomb, Kan., where four members of the Clutter family were brutally murdered, is rare. But in 2006

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-11-23 01:00:00

Capitol Federal helps Topekan families celebrate Thanksgiving

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A local bank is giving dozens of families a chance to enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving meal. Capitol Federal employees loaded up and donated 50 meals to Topeka families in need Wednesday. The meals included a traditional Thanksgiving spread of a turkey, mashed potatoes, green bea

WIBW - 2017-11-23 01:35:00

Woman pulled over by man impersonating law enforcement officer

A man impersonating a law enforcement officer pulled over a woman in Arkansas, according to the St. Francis County Sheriff's Office. The incident happened Saturday on Highway 38 near Hughes. >> Read more trending news Investigators said a man impersonating a game and fish officer stopped a woman an

NEWS965.COM - 2017-11-23 00:47:00

Westar Energy declares dividend

TOPEKA, Kan., Nov. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 40 cents per share payable Jan. 2, 2018, on the company's common stock. The dividends are payable to shareholders of record as of Dec. 8, 2017. As Kansas' large

GLOBENEWSWIRE.COM - 2017-11-23 00:30:00

Chiefs sign CB Revis

The Kansas City Chiefs signed free agent cornerback Darrelle Revis to a contract, the team announced Wednesday. Revis, who is a seven-time Pro Bowl selection, last played for the New York Jets in 2016 before being released in the offseason. "Darrelle is a proven player in this league and we are exci

LINDYSSPORTS.COM - 2017-11-23 01:32:00

State College Ranked 'Drunkest' City In Pennsylvania On List Dominated By College Towns

Groundbreaking news hit the web this week in the form of a "drunkest cities" list: College students drink. Really, it's fascinating. State College is officially the "drunkest" city in Pennsylvania, according to a USA Today-published listing from its content partner 24/7 Wall St. The drunkest city in

ONWARD STATE - 2017-11-23 01:16:00

Boston Breakers seeking new ownership

The Breakers narrowly avoided moving to Utah. FourFourTwo USA today reports that the Boston Breakers are seeking new ownership for the 2018 season. Boston has apparently been in the market at least long enough to have been under consideration as the team Real Salt Lake would originally replace, but

SOCCERBLOGS.NET - 2017-11-23 04:47:00

Arkansas woman accused of driving vehicle into river while intoxicated

Authorities say a woman faces a charge of driving while intoxicated after her vehicle ended up in a river. An officer with the Perryville Police Department received a call around 6:45 p.m. Monday that a woman, wet and apparently lost, was walking north on the Fourche La Fave River bridge. Officers a

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-11-22 19:14:00

Edward Vincent DeBoeser Jr.

Col. Edward Vincent DeBoeser Jr., 82, of Gettysburg, died Friday morning, Nov. 17, 2017 at his home. Born Sept.4, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, he was the son of the late Edward and Catherine (Webster) DeBoeser Sr. He was the husband of Anne M. (Dudley) DeBoeser of Gettysburg, to whom he was married fo

GETTYSBURG TIMES - 2017-11-22 05:03:23

Former coach of local UCLA player says there should be no thanks-giving debate with President Trump

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The president's latest Twitter firestorm is against the father of a UCLA basketball player. He's upset Lavar Ball hasn't thanked him for helping free his son and two other players from China after their shoplifting arrest. LiAngelo Ball, Jalen Jill and KCK native Cody Riley were

FOX4KC.COM - 2017-11-22 04:46:50

Salina elementary school cancels class for teacher's funeral

SALINA, Kan. (KWCH) -- The day before the Thanksgiving break the doors are closed at Sunset Elementary School in Salina. The school mourns the loss of not one, but two educators. Funeral services were held Tuesday morning in Halstead for 25-year-old Crystal Whaley. The second-grade teacher died fro

WIBW - 2017-11-22 01:06:00

College student who killed driver in spring break DUI crash sentenced to 7 years in prison

An Arkansas college student was sentenced to seven years in prison on Wednesday after he pleaded guilty to a DUI manslaughter charge. William Joseph Shoffner, 22, traveled to Perdido Beach for spring break in 2016. He was driving a Honda Civic over the Theo Baars Bridge between Pensacola and Perdido

PENSACOLA NEWS JOURNAL - 2017-11-22 17:41:58

Firefighters battling blaze in central Topeka

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Firefighters are still working to contain a late morning fire at home in Central Park. They were called to the house, in the 1400 block of SW Polk Street, shortly before 11 a.m., authorities said. No one was reportedly home when they got there. Kansas Gas Service and Westar Ene

WIBW - 2017-11-22 19:32:00

OHP to increase patrol along I-40 for nationwide initiative

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol will take part in a nationwide challenge during this Thanksgiving holiday. Acting Oklahoma Highway Patrol Chief Russell Maples announced that troopers will take part in the annual "Interstate 40 Challenge: The Drive to Zero Fatalities" traffic safety initiative. The Inter

KOCO - 2017-11-22 12:47:00

These Are The 'Drunkest' Cities In Arkansas

ARKANSAS (KFSM) - It's undeniable that many in Fayetteville drink, as it's a college town, and combining those numbers with Springdale and Rogers- these three cities make up the 'drunkest' towns (metro area) in Arkansas, according to a survey conducted by 24/7 Wall St. Nearly 16 percent of Arkansans

5NEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-11-22 03:59:13

Are electronic gaming machines found in north Topeka business legal?

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - The Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission has been cracking down on illegal gaming machines in the state. This year, authorities have seized more than 500 machines in the Wichita area alone. 13 NEWS received a tip a Topeka smoke shop may have them, too. Investigative reporter Sh

WIBW - 2017-11-22 06:34:00

Member of local sheriff's office injured during chase

WABAUNSEE COUNTY, Kan. (KSNT) - One member of a local sheriff's office was injured while attempted to stop a vehicle that was reported stolen. The Wabaunsee County Sheriff's Office reports that on Tuesday around 1:00 p.m., a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper attempted to stop the vehicle on I-70 where i

KSNT - 2017-11-22 12:54:03

Hays business highlights skilled trades jobs

Students from several area schools gathered around for a lesson, but this wasn't your typical classroom. As machines whirred and hammers pounded in the background, high school students watched employees of Glassman Corp. run a machine to cut sheet metal and form the metal sheets into HVAC ducts. The

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-22 13:15:00