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Cowley County deputies investigate BB gun incident
COWLEY COUNTY, Kan. (KAKE) - Cowley County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting incident in Geuda Springs Sunday. The Wellington Daily News tells KAKE News that deputies were responding to an aggravated battery call involving a BB gun. The victim was taken to the local hospital with super
Man arrested after homeless camp shooting in south Wichita, police say
Witnessing a crime and reporting it can be just as frightening as being the victim of a crime. Here’s what you should do if you witness illegal activity. (Nicole L. Cvetnic / McClatchy)
Five years after being sold, the plan is still to re-develop the former Wellington Junior High
It is a building that has seen decades of incredibly history since it’s birth in 1928. It has functioned as the Wellington High School, as well as the junior high. In 2004, the junior high had its final classes before moving into its new building down the street. Since 2013, it has been the property
Man killed in trash truck crash near Wichita
ANDOVER, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a man has been killed in a head-on collision with a trash truck near Wichita. The Wichita Eagle reports that the crash happened Wednesday morning just north of Andover and about 10 miles (about 16 kilometers) east of Wichita.
Wichita man sentenced on drug charges after large seizure of meth
A Wichita man was sentenced on Monday to three years in federal prison for driving more than five pounds of methamphetamine to Kansas. 24-year-old Titus Gwess of Wichita pleaded guilty to one count of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine.
One person dead after crash in southeast Sedgwick County
WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - One person is dead after crash in southeast Sedgwick County. It happened around 10 a.m. near Andover Road and Harry. The crash involved two vehicles. KSN News has a crew on the scene. Look for updates online on KSN and KSN.com.
Mulvane Land Bank moves to sell downtown properties
The City of Mulvane will soon see the renovation of two adjacent properties downtown. The properties, located in a joint building at 100 and 102 W. Main, will be sold to Larry Beck through an agreement with the Mulvane Land Bank.
Wanted: Kathryn L. Sharp
Kathryn is wanted by the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office for PROBATION VIOLATION FOR AGGRAVATED BATTERY. She was last known to live in the Wichita, Kansas area. Anyone with information on the location of this person or any other wanted person or about ANY CRIME is urged to contact the Sedgwick Coun
Man treated after being shot with pellet gun
SUMNER COUNTY, Kan. (KAKE) - A man has been released from a South Central Kansas hospital after being shot multiple times with a pellet gun. Sumner County deputies were called to Gueda Springs Sunday afternoon. A man reported he had been shot in the head four to five times with a possible .22 calibe
Three charged in murder of Kansas couple
The three people police say killed a Wichita, Kansas couple in Crawford County, Arkansas have been charged with capital murder. According to Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt, charges have been filed against Kimberly Younger, 52, Michael Fowler, 54, and Rusty Fraiser, 35.
Wanted: Vanessa G. Hayes
Vanessa is wanted by the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office for PROBATION VIOLATION FOR AGGRAVATED BATTERY. She was last known to live in the Wichita, Kansas area. Anyone with information on the location of this person or any other wanted person or about ANY CRIME is urged to contact the Sedgwick Coun
Wichita man shot, killed following chase in Oklahoma
PERRY, Okla. (AP) - Investigators are looking into a police shooting in northern Oklahoma that left a man wanted for robbery in Wichita dead following a chase. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says it's looking into the shooting death early Monday of 39-year-old Shane Adair Wentling after
Wanted: Richard A. Alumbaugh
Richard is wanted by the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office for PROBATION VIOLATION FOR ROBBERY. He was last known to live in the Wichita, Kansas area. Anyone with information on the location of this person or any other wanted person or about ANY CRIME is urged to contact the Sedgwick County Sheriffs
Police arrest suspect who crashed into liquor store
WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - One man has been arrested for multiple charges including driving into a business in northeast Wichita. Wichita Police arrested Marvell Correia, 31, for burglary, destruction of property, auto theft, and drug charges. Investigators say around 4:30 a.m. an employee of the ABC Li
Nashville Walmart says Kid Rock paid off hundreds of layaways
NASHVILLE (WKRN) - It looks like Kid Rock is spreading Christmas cheer in Nashville today. The Walmart on Dickerson Pike posted about it on their Facebook page saying,. "Our store got a call from Kid Rock saying that he wanted to pay off all of our customers’ remaining layaway balances! His gift is
Former Starlite Drive-In owner's daughter: 'It's just really important to my family'
WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - It's mission accomplished for advocates of the Starlite Drive-In staying open, as a surprise deal announced on Friday saved it from closing. Among those excited about this was a woman who grew up with Starlite.
Air Plains Services named Aspen Avionics dealer
WELLINGTON, Kansas — Air Plains Services, which specializes in extreme performance upgrades for a variety of general aviation aircraft, has been named an authorized Aspen Avionics dealer.
Winfield police search for shooting suspects
WINFIELD, Kan. (KAKE) - Authorities in Winfield are advising some residents to shelter in place as they search for two shooting suspects. Cowley County Emergency Management said Friday afternoon on Facebook that officers and deputies are searching the area of Canterbury Village, an apartment complex
Wichita woman begs for help to save a dog who saved her life
WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - "My first reaction is heartbreak, honestly," said Paris Jones. She's begging for help in getting back the dog she says saved her life. "He can unlock his kennel. He can unlock the doors, open the door knob, everything," Paris said. "He grabs it with his paws and turns it and e
1 seriously hurt in west Wichita crash on I-235
At least one person is seriously hurt a west Wichita crash. Sedgwick County Dispatchers said the accident occurred around 6 a.m. at I-235 and Central. It appears a vehicle exited the highway at Central. The driver then crashed into the ditch.