Sedgwick County

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Ted Woodward
July 10, 2019 - 2:17 pm
A 32-year-old man, wanted by law enforcement, was captured late Tuesday morning in the Indian Hills neighborhood in the west part of Wichita. A suspicious character was reported at Towne West Square shopping center, driving a silver Saturn. Police tried to stop the man, but he refused to pull over...
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Matthew Harding
June 30, 2019 - 2:53 pm
A 21-year-old man is recovering at a Wichita hospital after a single-vehicle crash on the Kansas Turnpike at the Sedgwick/Butler County line Saturday evening. Troopers say around 6 pm, the driver of a Nissan Maxima was heading north on the highway when he lost control of his car, hit a concrete...
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Steve & Ted
June 28, 2019 - 8:49 am
Steve and Ted get an update on Sedgwick County's fireworks rules from Sedgwick County Fire Marshal Dan Wegner.
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June 25, 2019 - 5:31 am
Sedgwick County is addressing a tornado siren error early Sunday morning. Around 4:45 a.m., a police dispatcher responding to incoming severe weather information from the National Weather Service evaluated the threat to Sedgwick County and activated the outdoor sirens county-wide. The sirens...
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Matthew Harding
June 23, 2019 - 3:57 pm
It was strong winds, not a tornado, that caused damage in southern Sedgwick County early Sunday morning, that the finding from the National Weather Service. They say extremely strong winds, ranging from 75 to 90 miles per hour, charted a 10-mile path across southern Sedgwick county and the town of...
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June 20, 2019 - 5:09 am
There is new movement on the possibility of merging the Wichita and Sedgwick County fire Departments. KSN News spoke with Sedgwick County Fire Chief Doug Williams. "If we can use a common training facility instead of us both having training facilities or us going out of the county to other training...
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June 19, 2019 - 12:57 pm
With the Fourth of July holiday rapidly approaching, Sedgwick County 911 Director Elora Forshee reminds residents of the non-emergency line for fireworks complaints or nuisance complaints. "That number is 290-1011. We will be staffing that July 1st through July 6th, every night this year from 6 p.m...
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June 06, 2019 - 2:07 pm
Sedgwick County and Haysville Public Schools (USD 261) are partnering to update the intersection at 55th Street South and Meridian in Haysville. The project includes sidewalks on 55th Street South from Meridian to Wichita city limit, and turn lanes into Campus high school. A traffic light will also...
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June 06, 2019 - 5:28 am
After severe storms and near-record rainfall that lead to flooding, Sedgwick County authorities are asking residents to report flood damage. In a post on their Facebook page the county asks any resident who suffered flood damage to their home or business, from direct flood water or ground water...
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The John Whitmer Show
May 26, 2019 - 7:51 pm
Sedgwick County Clerk Kelly Arnold joins us in studio. John and Kelly discuss Governor Kelly's veto of $54 million to KPERS, amortization and upcoming elections in Kansas.
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