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June 11, 2018 - 4:48 pm
Documents released by the University of Kansas show the school paid a $200,000 settlement to a former student who accused his theater professor of sexually assaulting him. The Lawrence Journal-World filed an open records request and received the documents Monday. The newspaper says the university...
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June 11, 2018 - 3:07 pm
The Kansas Corporation Commission will hold a public hearing on Thursday June 28 in Wichita to receive input from Westar Energy customers on the company’s rate change request. The public hearing will begin at 6 p.m. at Wichita State University’s Lowe Auditorium located at 5015 E. 29th St. N. in...
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Steve & Ted
June 11, 2018 - 8:43 am
Steve and Ted talk with Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell about Riverfest, swimming pools, and the medical industry.
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Steve & Ted
June 11, 2018 - 8:23 am
The latest of these incidents happened on Mother's Day near 11th and Glendale.
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June 11, 2018 - 7:40 am
Renovation of the 25,000-square-foot (2322-sq. meter) Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene, Kansas is underway with plans to reopen in 2019. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that the museum is scheduled to reopen on the 75th anniversary of the Allied invasion of Normandy. The...
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June 11, 2018 - 7:16 am
Cannabidiol products are coming back to Kansas after lawmakers agreed to bring back the marijuana extract often used as alternative medicine. The Kansas City Star reports that lawmakers voted in April to exclude cannabidiol, or CBD, from the state's definition of marijuana as long as the oil...
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June 11, 2018 - 4:27 am
The Kansas Supreme Court has remanded a convicted man's request for DNA testing back to Leavenworth County District Court for further review. The court on Friday reversed earlier rulings by a district judge and the Kansas Court of Appeals that denied the request from 39-year-old Gregory Mark George...
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Dreamstime
June 10, 2018 - 4:11 pm
Fort Riley is warning residents near the fort in Manhattan to be ready for a lot of noise on certain days up to June 19. The fort said in news release it will be conducting a training exercise involving small arm fire, artillery and demolitions. The exercise is known as Gauntlet and is part of the...
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June 10, 2018 - 12:00 pm
The Cosmosphere in Hutchinson will receive about $650,000 from NASA to promote science, technology engineering and math education. NASA announced that the Cosmosphere was one of three applicants to receive funds after 43 groups submitted proposals. The Hutchinson News reports the Cosmosphere's $650...
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June 10, 2018 - 7:32 am
A man is dead and a woman injured after a shooting in southeast Wichita. It happened at around 3 a.m. Sunday at Daqueris, in the 7000 block of E. Harry. Police were initially called there to a report of disturbance with weapons call. When officers arrived, multiple gunshots were heard and they saw...
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