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KSN News
February 22, 2018 - 8:38 am
A car slid into the river early Thursday. It happened just after 7:30 a.m. near 11th and River Boulevard. Officials said one person was removed from the vehicle and was not severely injured. Officials report that River Boulevard was nearly impassable at the time due to the ice. Road crews were...
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Dreamstime
February 22, 2018 - 3:15 am
Kansas legislators are moving toward setting a minimum age for running for governor after more than half a dozen teenagers declared an interest in this year's race. The House approved a bill Wednesday that would require candidates for governor and other statewide offices to be voters in the state,...
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Dreamstime
February 22, 2018 - 2:33 am
The Kansas Senate has approved a bipartisan bill for strengthening lobbying laws that also would allow state officials to take more expensive gifts from people seeking to influence them. The measure approved unanimously Wednesday would require people trying to promote contracts or influence actions...
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Dreamstime
February 21, 2018 - 11:21 pm
The icy and treacherous weather conditions in and around the Wichita metro area have caused numerous cancellations. The following schools have cancelled classes for Thursday: Wichita - USD 259, Wichita Catholic Schools, Wichita Collegiate, Wichita Trinity, Wichita Central Christian Academy, Andover...
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February 21, 2018 - 4:10 pm
The stepmother of a 5-year-old Wichita boy who has been missing since Saturday has been arrested. Sedgwick County Deputy Chief Gavin Seiler says 26-year-old Emily Glass was booked into the county jail Wednesday afternoon on two counts of child endangerment. She has not been officially charged...
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Wichita Police Department
Ted Woodward
February 21, 2018 - 2:30 pm
Shortly before noon Wednesday, a man robbed the Bank of America in N. Wichita at 21st & Hillside. Authorities describe the suspect as a thin black male of medium complexion, 5'8", about 30 years old; he was wearing a royal blue KU Jayhawks knit cap with a white logo, a gray jacket over a white...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
February 21, 2018 - 12:42 pm
A suspect is under arrest after a shooting in W. Wichita; the crime happened after 2:30 a.m. Monday near 135th Street West & Maple. There was one injured victim -- a man hospitalized in critical condition, suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. Police believe a suspect met a 19-year-old...
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