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Winfield police warn businesses, residents about counterfeit bills

WINFIELD, Kan. (KWCH)Winfield police are warning residents and business owners about the presence of counterfeit bills in the community.Police say they've received three reports about the fake money in the last month. They say the bills have Oriental writing on them and dashes on the corner.Officers


Police captain convicted of disorderly conduct and battery no longer with WPD

Wichita police captain found guilty of battery and disorderly conductWichita police captain charged with shoving youth refereeWICHITA, Kan. (KNSW) - A Wichita police captain who was found guilty of battery and disorderly conduct in July is no longer working with the Wichita Police Department.Kevin M

KSN.COM - 2018-08-17 23:40:41

Two killed in N. Wichita shooting

Eyewitness News has a crew on the scene, watch for updates as we get them on Eyewitness News Saturday Morning on KSCW from 7:00 - 8:00 a.m., and from 8:00 until 9:30 a.m. on KWCH.

KWCH.COM - 2018-08-18 04:52:00

1 person seriously injured in north Wichita shooting

Authorities are investigating in north Wichita after one person was seriously hurt after being shot. (KSN Photo)WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - Authorities are investigating after one person was shot in north Wichita.Police are in the area of 2400 Somerset Street investigating two nearby scenes after one per

KSN.COM - 2018-08-18 00:54:30

Do cell phones belong in the classroom?

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH)Most adults have at least one cell phone. Nowadays, most kids have one too.As students head back to school, some are asking whether cell phones belong in the classroom.A study from Pew Research states more than 70 percent of teenage students likely carry a cell phone.Jameson Holl

KWCH.COM - 2018-08-17 23:42:00

Wichita police chief addresses 2 recent shootings, 2 children hurt

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH)Two children have been hurt after two drive-by shootings in Wichita. Now, police say the incidents are connected.Thursday evening, officers arrested 18-year-old Kerry Grant in connection with a shooting in which happened Wednesday night. A two-year-old girl was hurt while playing

KWCH.COM - 2018-08-17 19:04:00

McConnell Air Force Base previews air show

The air force will host an air show , Frontiers in Flight, next month for the first time in six years.

KWCH.COM - 2018-08-17 07:10:00

There’s a ‘gang feud’ in Wichita. Two young children have been shot this week, police say

There’s a “gang feud” between two street gangs in Wichita, and two drive-by shootings this week have left harmed young children, police say.Tuesday afternoon, a 7-month-old baby was hit by shrapnel from a drive by in the 2300 block of north Chautauqua, near 21st and Hillside.The next evening, a 2-ye

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-08-17 10:37:00

Letters to the Editor (Aug. 17)

Football’s dangersA recent report about Derby High football helmet “caps” deserves comment. Studies conclusively show these will not protect players from concussions.Armed services tests on a variety of all sorts of “improved helmet configurations” show concussions occur when the brain goes forward,

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-08-17 00:00:00

Kansas sees increase in violent crimes

According to the Kansa Bureau of Investigation, 2017 saw an overall increase of 6.3-percent in violent crimes. These include murder, rape and robbery.

KWCH.COM - 2018-08-17 19:18:00

Do you speed on Kellogg? It could cost you on Saturday if you don’t slow down

“Good morning #Wichita watch your speed and your following distance on K-96 east of I-135,” the tweet said. “We will be watching!!”

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-08-17 17:37:00

Woman convicted of Wichita high school student’s killing gets prison

A woman convicted of a Wichita high school student’s 2016 killing has been ordered to serve 71 months in prison for voluntary manslaughter and criminal discharge of a firearm, according to Sedgwick County District Court records.Terasha Diane Presley-Dupree, 20, pleaded guilty in July in the death of


Wanted: Chase Brayden Lekan

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

KSN.COM - 2018-08-17 09:01:14

Longtime Wichita restaurant, home of the cheap steak dinner, is closed for ‘regrouping’

It’s been in business since at least the early 1990s, and it’s known as the home of the super-inexpensive steak dinner.But now, fans ofWalt’s All American Bar & Grillat 5534 W. Central are worried that their favorite hole-in-the-wall restaurant is gone. It’s been closed since July 30, and a sign pos


Second arrest made in Wichita shooting

WICHITA, Kan. - A second person has been arrested for a fatal shooting from August 13.A 26-year-old man was arrested Wednesday afternoon and booked on one count of felony murder.A 25-year-old man was arrested late Monday morning, and booked for felony murder and possession of a firearm by a felon.24

KFDI.COM - 2018-08-16 18:33:05

Caught on Camera: Wichita man confronts shoplifters at Greenwich & Kellogg Walmart

He tried to stop them. When they kept going, he said, that's when he pulled out his cell phone.


Sedgwick County Sheriff, Derby police holding DUI checkpoint on Friday

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - The Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office and the Derby Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety Checkpoint on Friday.The sheriff said the purpose of the checkpoint is to detect and apprehend motorists operating motor vehicles under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, and


Wanted: Laurette Joanna Sophia Patterson

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


Teachman's Take: Severe T-Storm Watch, Wichita Included

A Severe T-Storm Watch is in effect for a good chunk of Kansas, highlighted in pink. This DOES include Wichita!

KSN.COM - 2018-08-16 20:47:56

Child injured in south Wichita drive-by

One of the kids was taken to a hospital for non-life-threatening injuries, report our news partners at KWCH. That child has since been released, but police did not say how the child was hurt.