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City of Wichita
City of Wichita
KNSS News
November 21, 2019 - 2:40 pm
Today two lanes of the eastbound and westbound mainline opened on East Kellogg, marking a milestone in the transportation projects that also include improvements to the Webb Road intersection, as well as eventual expansion of Kellogg to a six-lane freeway to K-96 with connecting ramps to the Kansas...
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November 21, 2019 - 1:45 pm
A 49-year-old man from Arkansas was killed and two other people from out-of-state were injured after multiple crashes on the Kansas Turnpike; it happened at about 1:00 a.m. Thursday involving four vehicles south of Mulvane. The initial crash occurred when an axle on the Peterbilt truck seized,...
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Ted Woodward
November 20, 2019 - 2:05 pm
An injured woman showed up at a convenience store at Broadway & Kellogg in downtown Wichita; this happened at 3:45 a.m. Wednesday. A 31-year-old woman arrived at the Quik Trip, saying she'd been stabbed multiple times. She was hospitalized, and is expected to survive. Police say a lack of...
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Rodney Price
November 20, 2019 - 11:59 am
The Sedgwick County Commission heard a request for a zoning change in the southeast part of the county during their Wednesday meeting. The proposed zoning designation would change the 3.78 acres of land near 159th St. East and Pawnee from single-family to office-warehouse. The applicant planned to...
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Steve McIntosh
November 20, 2019 - 10:39 am
"What's Going On and What More We Can Do" is a city-wide community event this weekend in Wichita ... sponsored by local criminal justice leaders. Police officer Charley Davidson tells KNSS News it's a great way for citizens to find out more about the criminal justice system and how it works, with...
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November 20, 2019 - 10:16 am
A Wichita man pleaded guilty today to a federal gambling charged and agreed to forfeit $97,600 derived from gambling proceeds, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. He was sentenced today to 12 months on supervised federal probation. 41-year old Johnny Steven pleaded guilty to being an accessory...
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Ted Woodward
November 19, 2019 - 2:06 pm
A 41-year-old man was shot and killed in the south part of Wichita, at a small business operated by his girlfriend. It happened at about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday, in the 3000 block of S. Hillside. Officer located the victim with a single gunshot to his body; he was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers...
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Ted Woodward
November 19, 2019 - 1:34 pm
A Wichita man on parole for the rape of a juvenile 16 years ago has been arrested -- charged with the rape of a 15-year-old girl in E. Wichita early Monday evening, east of 2nd & Grove. The girl had walked to a grocery store at Douglas & Hillside, where she was initially approached by the...
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Rodney Price
November 19, 2019 - 11:12 am
The Wichita City Council finished their weekly meeting in less than an hour Tuesday. The Council approved $40 million in industrial revenue bonds to Spirit AeroSystems, which will help fund bay upgrades, chillers, cranes, road improvements and more. The third quarter financial report for the city...
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Rodney Price
November 19, 2019 - 10:26 am
The Wichita City Council approved $40 million in industrial revenue bonds to Spirit AeroSystems. The IRBs for the city's biggest employer will help fund bay upgrades, chillers, cranes, cooling towers, lighting upgrades, chemical mill improvements, industrial waste line, road improvements and more...
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