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August 13, 2019 - 5:55 pm
A Topeka man is on trial this week in the shooting death of a man who was buying his home. Jury selection began Monday in the first-degree murder trial of Anthony Darcy, 83. He is charged with killing Stephen Matthew Snyder, 36, in 2017. Darcy was found competent to stand trial in August, after he...
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August 13, 2019 - 2:43 pm
The Sedgwick County Sheriff's office is asking for help in finding a missing deputy, who's also a suspect in a felony case. The department says Deputy Derick Chandler went missing on Monday after he was identified as a suspect in a case being investigated by Wellington Police and the Sumner County...
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August 13, 2019 - 2:41 pm
Local officials are helping Kansas and Missouri preserve a truce in an economic "border war" that had seen the states use incentives to lure jobs across their border in the Kansas City area. The cooperation came ahead of a summit Tuesday in Kansas City, Kansas, between Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly and...
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August 13, 2019 - 2:36 pm
Kansas City, Kansas, police shot and killed a man on Tuesday who told a hotel manager that he had killed his wife and was heading to a popular shopping and restaurant area. The "very angry and distraught" man entered the Country Inn & Suites near the Legends Outlet shopping area said he had...
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August 13, 2019 - 2:28 pm
Police say they've arrested a teen who injured 7-year-old Wichita girl while was firing a handgun in a backyard next door. KAKE-TV reports that responding officers found the girl had a minor injury to one of her fingers. The girl was playing in her backyard when she heard two loud bangs and a...
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August 13, 2019 - 11:57 am
The Wichita City Council approved the Delano neighborhood master plan at their weekly meeting Tuesday. The plan, which first came before the city council last year, will be a guide for improvements and development over the next 15 years. Some of the items to tackle in the next 5 years include the...
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August 13, 2019 - 10:58 am
The Wichita City Council formally adopted the 2020 city budget and the 10-year Capital improvement plan. It's the culmination of efforts that began earlier this year and included an online budget simulator that citizens took part in during May and June. The budget was presented at the District...
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August 13, 2019 - 10:54 am
An 83-year-old Topeka man is on trial this week in the shooting death of a man who was buying his home. Jury selection began Monday in the first-degree murder trial of Anthony Darcy. He is charged with killing 36-year-old Stephen Matthew Snyder in 2017. WIBW reports Darcy was found competent to...
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August 13, 2019 - 10:41 am
Cattle producers are concerned a fire at a Tyson meat processing plant in Holcomb could disrupt already strained processing operations. The plant is closed indefinitely after Friday's fire. Tyson has said it will reopen the plant but the timeline will depend on the extent of the damage. The Topeka...
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August 12, 2019 - 8:05 pm
Police and Sheriff's Deputies worked with U.S. Marshalls in a partnership during this past June and July, in a warrant sweep that went after specific criminals... Authorities say the operation resulted in over 900 arrests and took more than 80 guns and more than $835,000 in illegal narcotics off...
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