Demolition

KNSS News
Ted Woodward
November 15, 2018 - 11:16 am
The entire concourse of downtown Wichita's Lawrence-Dumont stadium has now been reduced to rubble. The light pole stationed behind what was the first-base concourse is now the only one among the eight light standards still standing. The 1930's-era stadium is being demolished, making way for...
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KNSS News
Ted Woodward
November 13, 2018 - 2:38 pm
Demolition continues in downtown Wichita at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium, as the pressbox and the grandstands are being reduced to rubble. Crews have until the end of the year to completely clear the site, clearing way for construction of a new stadium, to be ready for a Triple-A franchise by the 2020...
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Dreamstime
June 09, 2017 - 8:02 pm
RIVERTON, Kan. (AP) — Empire District Electric Co. plans to demolish its coal-fired power plant near Riverton, Kansas, sometime this month. The Joplin Globe reports the company isn't announcing the date of the demolition because it doesn't want to attract crowds. Empire said Thursday the $6.5...
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