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A man who helped kill a pregnant Wichita teen 12 years ago will stay in prison

She was nine months pregnant with a daughter she planned to name Alexa when Gentry picked her up from a south Wichita skating rink on June 9, 2006, under the pretense of taking her to see her baby's father, Elgin Ray Robinson Jr.

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-06-19 14:08:00

Wichita's latest chicken chain opens Wednesday, is giving away free chicken for a year

At 11 a.m. on Wednesday, the city's firstCowboy Chickenwill open at 3130 N. Rock Road, in the same strip center as PepperJax Grill. The restaurant, which specializes in wood-fired rotisserie chicken, has a whole week's worth of events planned to celebrate. The biggie is on Wednesday, when five custo

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-06-19 10:06:00

Workers find possible human remains in Derby building

DERBY, Kan.The Derby Police Department with assistance from the Sedgwick County Coroner's Office is working to determine if skeletal remains found Monday morning are those of a human.Derby Police say at about 10 a.m., officers responded to a call where workers renovating a building in the 100 block

KWCH.COM - 2018-06-18 21:51:00

Wanted: Daniel Curtis Pannell

To see more felons, or submit an anonymous tip, visit theCrime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County website

KSN.COM - 2018-06-19 09:16:05

A classy new bar is about to open in one of Wichita's most loved historic buildings

It'll be calledCana Wine & Cocktails, a reference to the Wedding at Cana, where Jesus was said to have turned water into wine. The owners hope to have it open by Aug. 1.

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-06-18 07:57:00

Wanted: Sarah Kathleen Patterson

To see more felons, or submit an anonymous tip, visit theCrime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County website

KSN.COM - 2018-06-18 14:27:13

Governor denies pardon for man who helped kill Chelsea Brooks

Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer said Tuesday that he denied pardon requests from 21 state prisoners — including a man who helped kill a pregnant Wichita teen 12 years ago. Everett Gentry had applied for clemency. He is serving a 25-year-to-life.

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-06-19 00:00:00

Wichita doughnut store is closing, but its owners have found a high-profile new spot

Marilyn Wright and husband, Hervey Wright III, who own theParadise Donutsstores at 3107 W. Central and 10607 W. Maple, said they are closing down their West Central store at noon on July 1.

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-06-18 16:15:00

Construction crews find what appears to be human remains

DERBY, Kan. (AP) — An investigation is underway after construction workers found what appear to be human remains inside an old coffin in a small town near Wichita, Kansas.

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-06-19 11:03:04

What's that restaurant going up on Meridian across from the South YMCA?

Last week, I wrote about an almost-complete building at the corner of 13th and Tyler that has caused much west-side curiosity.Mystery solved: Soon, it will bea new Fried Pies kioskin Northwest Centre.After that story was published, I received e-mails from several readers asking me to identify a few

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-06-18 10:57:00

High winds knocks out power to thousands in Hutchinson`

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (KWCH)Westar Energy reports more than 9,000 are without power in Reno County.

KWCH.COM - 2018-06-18 18:20:00

Man stabbed in southeast Wichita

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KSN.COM - 2018-06-18 13:18:45

Police respond to possible stabbing, shots fired call in SE. Wichita

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH)Wichita police are responding to a possible stabbing and shots fired call in southeast Wichita.Sedgwick County dispatchers say it happened at a buisness in the 4300 block of west 29th street.One person has minor injuries. We have a crew headed to the scene to gather more informat

KWCH.COM - 2018-06-17 22:05:00

Project Wichita looks for input on city's future

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - What do you want Wichita to look like in ten years? That's the questionProject Wichitais asking the community.

KSN.COM - 2018-06-18 13:23:52

Kansas boater's body recovered in northern Colorado lake

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Authorities have recovered the body of a man who went missing in a northern Colorado lake.Steamboat Today reports 64-year-old David Bass, of Hutchinson, Kansas, was with another man on the shore of Steamboat Lake trying to fix a problem with their boat's trolling moto

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Police investigating body found in south Wichita

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH)According to Sedgwick County dispatch, a body was found in south Wichita late Saturday morning.

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1 hurt after vehicle crashes into Wichita Dollar General

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POSSIBLE PIPELINE EXPLOSION: Flames are reportedly shooting 75 to 100 feet into the air in Hesston, KS - NewsTalk KZRG

Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline owns the pipe. Rob Southard, spokesman for Southern Star Central, says that the gas supply has been shut off and everyone is safe. Repair will begin once the remaining gas burns.

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SWAT team responding to incident at home near downtown

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Large building fire shuts down W. Pawnee

The fire started just before 12:30, on Saturday, and black smoke clouds could be seen from the fire.

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