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Steve McIntosh
July 22, 2019 - 5:25 am
One man is dead, one injured, following a motorcycle crash in south Wichita. It happened near the junction of I-135 and K-15 around 11:15 Sunday night. Highway Patrol Trooper Chad Crittendon explains what happened. "They got off onto the inside shoulder and hit the inside barrier wall," said...
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July 21, 2019 - 10:13 am
Westar Energy says it may take until mid-afternoon before power is restored to a small area in north Wichita. A vehicle hit a power pole in the 5600 block of N. Legion, near 53rd Street North and Meridian just after 7 a.m.. Less than 100 customers are affected, according to Westar.
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July 20, 2019 - 9:37 pm
The 25th annual AIDS walk in Wichita took place Saturday downtown amid a rise in the virus among certain demographics. According to HIV.gov, between 2012 and 2016, diagnoses for the disease were mostly stable. However, there was a 12 percent rise in diagnoses among Hispanic/Latino gay and bisexual...
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July 20, 2019 - 7:52 pm
One man has died and one woman was injured after a head on collision in Wichita this afternoon. It happened at the intersection of west 53rd and north Gow at around 12:30 PM. The cause of the accident is unknown, but police say that drugs and alcohol were not a factor. All safety belts and airbags...
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July 20, 2019 - 7:48 pm
Hundreds of people received services from community businesses and agencies today as the Convoy of Hope made its way to Wichita. At this time of the year, kids and their parents are thinking about buying back to school supplies, getting vaccinations, having physicals and the costs associated with...
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July 20, 2019 - 7:22 pm
Governor Laura Kelly named 13 people to the state’s Alzheimer’s Disease Task Force on Friday. The group is tasked with developing a strategy for the state to respond to the public health concern by 2020. As people age, the thought of Alzheimer's can be in the back of their minds. For example,...
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July 20, 2019 - 6:47 pm
Ford County Deputies arrest suspect impersonating law enforcement. It happened early Saturday morning around 1:45 a.m. on Highway 50 ,when deputies were dispatched to a call of a suspicious vehicle that had pulled over a car using emergency lights. The vehicle using the emergency lights was...
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July 20, 2019 - 6:36 pm
Sedgwick County Crime Stoppers need your help finding a thief. The man entered the east entrance at the Dillard's at Towne East. Next, he nonchalantly walked up to a table, grabbed several designer handbags and took off running. If you have any information on this incident, you can submit tips...
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July 20, 2019 - 6:53 am
A man was fatally shot late Friday evening in northwest Wichita. It happened around 10 p.m., in the 2100 block of west Columbine, that's near 25th and north Amidon. When Wichita Police arrived on the scene, they found a man dead in the driveway of the residence. Investigators are still trying to...
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July 19, 2019 - 9:42 pm
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism issued a fishing salvage Thursday in Newton due to low water levels after the dam deflated in Sand Creek. The order allows residents in Newton to fish in six locations between 1st and 12th streets. Residents care allowed to fish in those areas...
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