Breaking News from Wellington KS

Find the latest Wellington KS News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Did you feel that? Earthquake strikes near Wellington

An earthquake shook south-central Kansas near Wichita on Monday afternoon. A 2.5 magnitude quake struck at 2:21 p.m. about 7 1/2 miles northwest of Wellington, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. It rumbled at a depth of 5 kilometers. Wellington is about 26 miles south of Wichita. Did you feel it?

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-01-15 23:13:00

Mulvane Co-op receives $1,200 Helping Hand

MULVANE, Kan. On the edge of the Mulvane Co-op parking lot, tucked up on some grass backed to a chain linked fence, sits an old cooler that received a fresh coat of red paint and a new life. It's called the Blessing Box. Jeremy Nelson and others at the Mulvane Co-op have been talking for years about

KWCH.COM - 2018-01-15 19:22:00

Man found shot inside crashed car; TPD asking for help identifying this woman

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) Topeka Police are investigating the 3rd homicide of 2018 after a man was found shot in a crashed car. Officers found the white car near SW 22nd Pk. and Mulvane just after midnight Sunday morning. Officers found the car crashed into a tree line along 22nd Park. The unidentified m

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

Search for suspect in Mulvane

Search for suspect in MulvaneSearch for suspect in Mulvane The suspect is considered none dangerous and the Mulvane Police Chief says that public safety should not be impacted by this situation. The suspect is considered none dangerous and the Mulvane Police Chief says that public safety should not

KAKE TV - 2018-01-15 04:31:00

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

Relove All Things Shabby space transitions to three familiar businesses

Relove All Things Shabby co-founder Rhonda Gribble is transitioning her business to Relove Studio, and former Relove booth renter Diane Ball is starting Findings in part of the former Relove space to also offer booth rentals for furniture, clothing, gifts and jewelry. File photoThe Wichita Eagle Rel

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-01-16 11:00:00

Wichita police searching for armed robbery suspect

Wichita police are looking for this man who is a suspect in an armed robbery at H-Food Mart and Tobacco located in the 100 block of West 21st Street. The store was robbed Monday morning. If you recognize the suspect in the pictures call Crime Stoppers at 316 267-2111. Wichita Police Wichita police a

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-01-16 03:26:00

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

GKN rejects takeover from Melrose, to split in two

GKN shares were gaining around 26 percent in the morning trading in London. Melrose said separately that it remains interested in a buyout. It said the offer was "entirely opportunistic" and "fundamentally undervalues the company and its prospects". GKN's board dismissed the offer from Melrose in a


Deadline nears for filing Western Union fraud claim

In November, I wrote about the process involved in filing claims if you had been a victim of a wire fraud scam involving wire transfers through Western Union. Since then, I have received emails from several readers asking for more information. Since the deadline for filing a claim is Feb. 12, you sh

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2018-01-14 20:00:03

Oroville City Council to reconsider marijuana ban

After voting the idea down last year, Oroville City Council is once again talking about commercial marijuana sales. "This time there's more momentum ... a lot of jobs would be created," said Mike Howard, a local proponent and former city council member. Howard says he's been in touch with some

ACTIONNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-16 01:00:00

Community Corner: Oroville YMCA updating, serving more people

Oroville >> There have been many changes at the Oroville YMCA the past couple of years and more are coming this year. Founded in 1914, the Oroville YMCA has been at its current location on Robinson Street since the early 1920s. Through the years, the facility has undergone many upgrades including th

CHICO ENTERPRISE-RECORD - 2018-01-15 08:00:00

Views make one wonder where Lake Oroville has gone

With Lake Oroville drawn down to protect the repaired main spillway, there are places where the water is far, far away, like this view Thursday looking toward Bidwell Canyon Marina from the Saddle Dam. The lake is actually up about 8 feet since the start of the year, with big jumps Jan. 9 and 10 wh


Oroville council may reconsider commercial cannabis

Oroville >> The Oroville City Council may consider on Tuesday whether a ban on commercial cannabis activity is the best thing for the city after all. If things were to move forward, Oroville could be the only city in Butte County without a ban on all marijuana business activity. The council voted la


California Water Service donated $27,000 to Oroville charities in 2017

Oroville >> California Water Service made $27,000 in charitable donations last year to local organizations. Donations are paid for by shareholders and are unrelated to water rates, said local Manager George Barber. Investors are expected to help cover contributions. The groups below received $2,500


Paradise & Magalia residents confused by mystery powder

Many say they've never seen anything like this and there is lots of speculation about what this could be. "My girlfriend down the street came over the other day, and she also has a black car, and she said 'What is that? Do you have this stuff all over your car?'" said Magalia resident Chawne Luna

ACTIONNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-16 02:10:00

Butte County identifies woman killed in accident

The woman who was in killed in Friday evening's accident on Elliott Road at Almond Street has been identified as Amanda Mayberry, 40, of Paradise, by the Butte County Coroner's office. Paradise police say that around 7:08 p.m. Mayberry was riding her bicycle in the eastbound lane of Elliott and whe

PARADISE POST - 2018-01-15 08:00:00

MLK events happen around the north state

It's an annual event that brings a big turnout. Participants march from the arts council on market street, stop for a prayer vigil at the south end of court house, and then march on the sidewalk on Court Street all the way to the Martin Luther King Junior Community Center. There's a luncheon an

ACTIONNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-16 00:19:00

Raccoon off Thompson Bridge Road marks Hall's first rabies case of 2018

The first rabies case of the year has been confirmed after in incident off Thompson Bridge Road in Gainesville. A rabid raccoon had contact with two dogs in the 900 block of Etta Vista Circle, according to a news release from Hall County. The county was informed Jan. 12 that the raccoon tested posi

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-16 19:44:00

Trump's controversial comments split members of his evangelical council

GAINESVILLE, Ga. -- The controversy over President Donald Trump's comments last week about immigration is intensifying. In Gainesville, a prominent conservative leader and a member of the president's own evangelical advisory board, Pastor Jentezen Franklin, is rejecting the president's stance. Presi

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-16 01:30:00