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January 05, 2021 - 3:28 pm
82-year-old woman hurt in Wichita home invasion, three teens arrested.
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Rodney Price
January 05, 2021 - 12:38 pm
This comes after former Council member James Clendenin resigned last month.
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Rodney Price
January 05, 2021 - 11:46 am
The council voted 5-1 to name the facility "The Dr. Ronald W. Walters Branch Library."
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Steve McIntosh
January 05, 2021 - 9:53 am
The federal Centers for Disease Control says Kansas ranks among the states when it comes to COVID-19 vaccinations. But governor Kelly says it's really a recording problem ... that people are actually getting the shots. Sedgwick County Commission Chair Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News at the county...
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Kansas governor 'very comfortable' with vaccine distribution
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January 05, 2021 - 5:41 am
Gov. Laura Kelly says she’s “very comfortable” with how Kansas is distributing the COVID-19 vaccines despite U.S. government data showing that its inoculation rate is the lowest of any state in the nation. The governor argued Monday that Kansas likely has a more efficient distribution system than...
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Lawrence area named after slave owner to change name
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January 05, 2021 - 5:37 am
A Lawrence neighborhood bearing the name of a slave owner plans to change the name. The Pinckney Neighborhood Association said it taking suggestions for a new name for the neighborhood named for either Charles Pinckney or Charles Cotesworth Pinckney.
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January 04, 2021 - 7:49 pm
Back to school means majority in classrooms for Derby USD 260.
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January 04, 2021 - 7:12 pm
Authorities identify 2 victims in fatal shooting southwest of Wichita.
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January 04, 2021 - 4:58 pm
David Toland was sworn in as the 52nd lieutenant governor of Kansas .
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Kansas Department of Corrections
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January 04, 2021 - 3:54 pm
El Dorado Correctional Facility inmate dies from COVID-19.
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