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Early morning gunfire leaves family with unanswered questions

What seemed like a normal Sunday morning turned into a terrifying wake up call, when a car pulled up to this family's home. "It sounded like an explosion. I thought something inside the house had burst, like a hot water heater or something like that," homeowner, Kevin Colborn said. The Colborns wer

KAKE TV - 2018-01-15 01:42:00

1 hurt in south Wichita shooting

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) Sedgwick County Dispatchers say crews are on the scene of a shooting in the 3800 block of east Cessna. Police got the call around 7:30 p.m. A eyewitness called 911 dispatchers to tell report a disturbance. The person told dispatchers that someone had been shot. One person has b

KWCH.COM - 2018-01-15 04:07:00

3 injured in S. Wichita building fire

A Sedgwick County dispatch supervisor tells us three people are injured at the scene of a fire at the Fleet Maintenance building at 3700 W. 30th Street South. One person was listed in critical condition. Two others received minor injuries, the dispatch supervisor says. ----- Crews with the Wichita

KWCH.COM - 2018-01-15 22:41:00

Wichita police investigating after drive-by shooting

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) The Wichita Police Department is investigating a drive-by shooting in the 1100 block of N. Denene. Police say the shooting happened at 7 a.m. on Sunday. Officers say someone shot at the front door of a family home. The family was home at the time of the shooting but no one was

KWCH.COM - 2018-01-15 02:14:00

'This is unacceptable:' Wichita police member involved in youth basketball incident | The Wichita Eagle

After a member of the Wichita Police Department allegedly confronted and shoved a teenage referee during a youth basketball game in Augusta on Saturday, the department is reviewing the incident. Craig Carlson - who was not at the game - posted a video of the incident to Facebook. "This happened tod

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-01-14 15:11:00

Another chance of snow Tonight and Monday

As one system exits to the east with light snow and flurries coming to an end, another weather system is waiting in the wings to the north. This cold front and disturbance will move across Kansas tonight through Monday morning bringing another chance of snow to the area. Clouds will diminish throug

KWCH.COM - 2018-01-14 16:17:00

Wichita woman's car stolen from hospital after giving birth

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) A Wichita woman needs the public's help to replace her car that was stolen from the hospital after she had given birth to her daughter. Amanda Wilson went into Via Christi St. Joseph's hospital on Jan.9. When she went to take her new baby girl Letty home on Jan.11, she discovere

KWCH.COM - 2018-01-15 01:28:00

Wichita's snow drought may end - barely - before brutal cold returns

Wichita may just end its record-setting snow drought Sunday night and early Monday, forecasters say. After Sunday highs that will seem pretty warm compared to recent conditions, a fresh arctic surge is expected to bring snow and another shot of frigid air to the Sunflower State late in the day and i

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-01-14 12:00:00

APD: Major Car Wreck on South Coulter

Amarillo - Amarillo Police on the scene of a major car wreck at the 5100 block of S. Coulter. The northbound lanes are blocked at this time. Traffic in the area will be delayed for at least one hour. APD is asking everyone to avoid the area.

MYHIGHPLAINS.COM - 2018-01-15 13:07:13

BREAKING NEWS: Vehicle vs Structure in Canyon

Courtesy: Mindy Borchers CANYON - Canyon emergency officials are on the scene at a vehicle versus structure accident. A white truck went through the side of the 3 C's Apartment at 8th and 27th. We have a crew there who said the vehicle has since been removed. There is no word yet on the extent of i

MYHIGHPLAINS.COM - 2018-01-16 03:11:53

Randall County Junior Livestock Show 2018

The Randall County Junior Livestock Show has been an institution of support for area youth and their animal projects since 1948. This year, the annual event will feature an expanded five-day format. Over 200 students are expected to exhibit in the show, accounting for more than 500 animal entries.

MYHIGHPLAINS.COM - 2018-01-15 20:33:48

City of Amarillo offices closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

In observance of the holiday City of Amarillo offices will close. This includes the all public library locations and departments not vital for emergency response. Mail will not run and banks and post offices will close in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The Amarillo Branch of the NAACP is hosti

KFDA - 2018-01-15 13:14:14

PARC expanding to five days a week for Amarillo's homeless

Starting tomorrow, Jan. 15, the Panhandle Adult Rebuilding Center, or PARC, will be open five days a week. The organization said being open at the beginning of the week will give their members more opportunities to work on themselves. One member, Sylvia Schaffer, is excited to be at the PARC one ext

KFDA - 2018-01-15 03:19:38

Opened an Extra Day: The Parc Expands its Reach to Amarillo's Homeless

AMARILLO - It's an extra day off the streets, out of the cold---and an extra day for homeless people in our area to rebuild their sense of self-worth. Since 2014, The Panhandle Adult Rebuilding Center, also known as The Parc, only opened Tuesday through Friday...until now. Despite her circumstance

MYHIGHPLAINS.COM - 2018-01-15 18:54:19

Amarillo High Educator One of 16 State Honorees

Mellessa Denny AMARILLO - . PRESS RELEASE Amarillo High School Speech and Debate teacher Mellessa Denny is one of only 16 Texas educators chosen as a recipient of the Sponsor Excellence Award, by the University Interscholastic League (UIL). This award is given to outstanding sponsors of UIL scholast

MYHIGHPLAINS.COM - 2018-01-15 17:00:54

GasBuddy: Amarillo Gas Prices Rise 3.3 Cents, Average $2.27/g

AMARILLO - PRESS RELEASE Average retail gasoline prices in Amarillo have risen 3.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.27/gThis compares with the national average that has increased 3.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.52/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com. yeste

MYHIGHPLAINS.COM - 2018-01-15 14:43:51

Driver, 22, who fatally crashed into Woodland Hills utility pole was from Northridge

A man fatally injured when a car he was driving crashed into a utility pole in Woodland Hills was publicly identified Monday. He was Earl Ammann, 22, of Northridge, coroner's Lt. Larry Dietz said. The crash took place about 8:50 p.m. last Monday at the intersection of Victory Boulevard and Royer Ave

MYNEWSLA.COM - 2018-01-15 14:00:59

LA honors Martin Luther King with parade inspired by the slain civil rights leader's legacy

The legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. was alive and well in Los Angeles on Monday, as crowds lined streets and celebrated the day named after the slain civil rights leader. It was the 33rd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Kingdom Day Parade, which brought together thousands - local residents and dignita

PASADENA STAR-NEWS - 2018-01-15 19:29:58

Thousands Expected For MLK Parade In South LA

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) - Thousands of people are expected to line the route of Monday's 33rd annual Kingdom Day Parade in South Los Angeles, billed by organizers as the nation's biggest celebration of the life and legacy of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. The parade is set to begin at

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-15 08:00:00

D.A. declines to file case after two officers arrested in apparent domestic violence dispute

The case against two law enforcement officers who were arrested on suspicion of domestic violence has been thrown out due to insufficient evidence. The decision made by prosecutors of the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office was revealed by a D.A.'s Office spokesman. Neither Kristi Nielsen

SIGNALSCV.COM - 2018-01-15 13:24:35