Reno County

July 19, 2019 - 7:08 pm
The Reno County District Attorney has ruled that an officer-involved shooting that happened on June 20 in Hutchinson as justified. Police shot Brendan Jones in the leg during the standoff. District Attorney Keith Shroeder says officers knew that the 21-year old Jones had a long record of criminal...
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June 25, 2019 - 5:23 am
One man is dead, three women injured, after a rollover accident in Reno County. According to the Reno County Sheriff's Office it happened just after 2 p.m. Monday in Arlington, 20 miles southwest of Hutchinson. An SUV went off the road at a curve and rolled over. One man was thrown from the vehicle...
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June 02, 2019 - 9:14 pm
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — Reno County authorities say a rural Hutchinson man died after he was pinned beneath an ATV on a road that was washed out by flood waters. The sheriff's office said a motorist on Saturday reported seeing an empty ATV in the middle of the flooded street. Deputies found Brian...
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May 19, 2019 - 8:58 am
The Kansas Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash in Reno County. The crash happened shortly after one Saturday afternoon on K-14 highway near Greenfield road...about five miles south of South Hutchinson. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a 2013 Ford Focus driven by 49-year-old Charles...
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April 24, 2019 - 2:25 am
Five people were injured in a crash on U.S. 50 in Reno County. It happened just after 4 p.m. Tuesday, 3 miles west of Burrton, Kan. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol a pickup truck attempted to pass a vehicle and struck an SUV head-on. The driver of the pickup was taken to a Wichita hospital...
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Dreamstime
December 02, 2018 - 6:17 pm
The annual Kansas Cattle Drive in Reno County is moving to Pretty Prairie next year. The drive, which draws thousands of people, will be held Feb. 16. The Hutchinson News reports this will be the fourth annual Kansas Cattle Drive in the county, and the first one held outside Buhler. The drive drew...
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Dreamstime
September 08, 2018 - 10:32 pm
Some places in Reno County have flooded due to heavy rainfall over the past week. The Reno County Sheriff's Office issued a warning on Saturday afternoon for drivers to avoid several roads due to high water. Here is a list of the roads drivers should avoid: Deputies said the following roads are...
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August 30, 2018 - 4:27 am
The Reno County Health Department is investigating a possible outbreak of pertussis, also known as whooping cough. Currently five cases of pertussis have been reported and are still under investigation, and other possible cases are also being investigated. Pertussis often causes serious problems...
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DREAMSTIME
August 12, 2018 - 1:27 pm
A Law Enforcement Training Center in Kansas has a record number of women. Numbers show that fifteen of the 58 people in Class 252 are women. It's the most women the center has trained in a single class since it started operating at the formal naval base in rural Reno County in 1968. The 14-week...
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May 03, 2018 - 5:25 am
A Kansas man serving a life sentence in the 2000 strangulation death of his ex-wife wants DNA evidence retested. The Hutchinson News reports that a Reno County judge will take up Trevor Corbett's request Friday. A University of Kansas School of Law School clinic filed the motion on Corbett's behalf...
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