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September 18, 2019 - 9:10 pm
A woman who was a fugitive with her son for two years after an Oklahoma man was killed has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison. Diana Bohlander was sentenced Tuesday to 59 months in prison for her role in the death of James McFarland, 64, of Tulsa, whose body was found in April 2017 in...
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April 22, 2019 - 8:02 pm
Authorities say a Kansas woman sought in the murder of a homeless man two years ago was arrested Sunday in California. Cherokee County Sheriff David Groves said Diana Bohlander, 57, was taken into custody in Santa Barbara. Bohlander is charged with first-degree murder in the August 2017 death of...
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March 16, 2019 - 11:54 am
At least one person has died and at least two others are missing in floodwaters that have swamped towns and farmland, washed out roads and bridges and drowned livestock in Nebraska in the wake of a late-winter storm that overwhelmed rivers and creeks with rain and snowmelt. The family of James...
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January 08, 2019 - 6:17 pm
A woman has been sentenced to seven years and four months in prison for swerving into two men as they walked across a southeast Kansas street. Shelby Colon, 26, received the sentence after pleading guilty previously to two counts of involuntary manslaughter in the July 2017 crash that killed...
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September 18, 2018 - 6:59 pm
A Kansas man has been sentenced to life in prison for sex crimes involving a child. Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt say Timothy Russell Frobish, 28, of Galena, was sentenced Tuesday to life without the possibility for parole for 25 years. Frobish was found guilty by a Cherokee County jury in...
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May 04, 2018 - 8:39 am
Man who went to library with granddaughter ends up helping Columbus police officer apprehend fleeing suspect. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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Dreamstime
February 07, 2018 - 8:13 pm
A former employee of the Jasper School District pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $145,000. Prosecutors say Karla Justice, 55, of Columbus, Kansas, pleaded guilty Wednesday to wire fraud and credit card fraud. She was head bookkeeper for the district from 2009 until she resigned in 2016. The...
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