Sedgwick County

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Steve McIntosh
January 16, 2020 - 4:20 am
This week the Riverfront Legacy Master Plan coalition unveiled a proposal for development of the east bank of the Arkansas River in downtown Wichita. Sedgwick County Manager Tom Stolz tells KNSS News at some point, the City of Wichita and the county will need to work together ... though the City...
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Rodney Price
January 12, 2020 - 11:15 am
Two people were transported to the hospital after a rollover crash in northwest Sedgwick County Sunday morning. It happened just after 10 o'clock, in the westbound lanes of K-96, just west of 295th Street West near Mt. Hope. Emergency crews arriving on the scene found a single vehicle that had...
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County offices closed on New Year's Day
KNSS News
December 31, 2019 - 5:49 am
The Sedgwick County Courthouse and Sedgwick County offices will be closed Wednesday, January 1st in observance of the New Year’s holiday. Emergency services are available by dialing or texting 911. The Sedgwick County Emergency Communications’ non-emergency phone line, (316) 290-1011, will be...
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Steve McIntosh
December 03, 2019 - 9:58 am
For more than two decades the Arc's Lights have been a holiday fixture on west Second Street in Wichita. Kevon Fish is executive director of the Arc of Sedgwick County ... a non-profit that serves people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Fish tells KNSS News part of the two million-...
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Bite Me
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KNSS News
November 30, 2019 - 2:21 pm
A Kansas county has agreed to pay $37,500 to a Wichita police officer who was bitten by a sheriff deputy’s K-9, years after the deputy received her own settlement for being bitten by a police department dog. Records show the K-9 bit police officer Nathan Toman in the groin, thigh and wrist during a...
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Rodney Price
November 03, 2019 - 8:19 am
A mysterious “boom” was heard across Sedgwick County Saturday afternoon.
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KNSS News
September 19, 2019 - 4:40 pm
Sedgwick County officials and community partners celebrated additions to Sedgwick County Park today at the Sunrise Boundless Playscape and the Art Walk. “Sedgwick County is a proud supporter of the community’s arts and culture amenities,” Chairman David Dennis said. “Partnerships [like this] are...
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Ted Woodward
September 12, 2019 - 1:13 pm
Crimestoppers of Wichita-Sedgwick County has launched a new campaign called "Flip-A-Felon". It features 15 of the most-wanted suspects in the county, with warrants stemming from felony offenses, violent crimes, felony weapons warrants, and parole violations for violent-crime convictions. For these...
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Amy Webb
September 02, 2019 - 6:48 pm
Electronic gaming is once again a hot topic in Sedgwick County. The Sedgwick County commission plans to discuss the idea of bringing electronic gaming to the area at their staff meeting this morning (Tuesday, Sept. 3) at 9:00 a.m. The actual commissioner vote could happen as early as Wednesday, for...
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Steve & Ted
August 30, 2019 - 9:15 am
Steve and Ted talk with KNSS' John Whitmer about his lineup for Sunday night including a chat with Sedgwick County Commissioner Jim Howell.
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