Sedgwick County

Boom, speech bubble
Rodney Price
November 03, 2019 - 8:19 am
A mysterious “boom” was heard across Sedgwick County Saturday afternoon.
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Sedgwick County
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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KNSS News
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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City of Wichita
KNSS News
August 29, 2019 - 4:55 pm
On Thursday afternoon Sedgwick County Commissioners Lacey Cruse and Jim Howell rappel down the Ambassador Hotel, 104 S. Broadway, as part of the Access the Ledge fundraiser for Project Access. The first 70 fundraisers who raised a minimum of $1,000 in donations for Project Access were allowed to...
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August 19, 2019 - 1:53 pm
Sedgwick County residents can now request a free coupon to dispose of up to 1,000 lbs. of bulky waste. Bulky waste may include furniture, rugs and carpets, countertops, toilets, vanities, showers and bathtubs, large appliances that don't contain refrigerant – such as stoves, dishwashers and dryers...
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July 28, 2019 - 5:40 pm
Some teens on probation in Sedgwick County receive high-priced items such as iPads, Xboxes and Amazon gift cards as rewards in an after-school program meant to keep them from reoffending. The Wichita Eagle reports that the incentives are funded with public dollars and are not in line with state...
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July 26, 2019 - 10:26 am
The Kansas Supreme Court has released an appeals decision on the case of the State of Kansas vs. Rogelio Soto, Jr. The Court reversed a Sedgwick County District Court decision denying Soto's motion for a new trial based on newly-discovered evidence. After Soto's conviction for first-degree...
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July 22, 2019 - 4:57 pm
Starting today, July 22, any voter in Sedgwick County can vote early for their respective city council and school board primaries at the Sedgwick County Election Office at 510 N Main #101, Wichita, KS 67203. Beginning August 1, you can also vote at any satellite early vote locations. Check the...
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