Wichita

February 15, 2019 - 10:30 pm
A Kansas Highway Patrol cruiser was struck while working a crash scene. It happened Friday morning on I-235 and Kellogg in Wichita. No one was injured in the crash, but its something troopers say happen all too often. KSN News reports that investigators say a vehicle applied the brakes "too hard,"...
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Ted Woodward
February 15, 2019 - 2:01 pm
Beginning on Wednesday, City of Wichita road crews began pre-treating bridges, curves, and inclines for primary city streets with brine, anticipating winter weather. At midnight Friday morning, road crews went into their full contingent of 60 trucks hitting the streets with a light application of...
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Ted Woodward
February 15, 2019 - 1:42 pm
A 47-year-old man was injured in the Twin Lakes neighborhood in the northwest part of Wichita not far from 21st & Amidon, as he was confronting two suspected porch-pirates in a car who were apparently robbing his next-door neighbor. It happened Thursday afternoon in the 1800 block of N. Woodrow...
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February 15, 2019 - 12:04 am
Special agents of the Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI), arrested a Russell man for his alleged involvement with child pornography. It happened around 11:30 a.m. Thursday morning in Hays. Kenneth D. Herd, 54, of Russell, was arrested at his place of employment. Herd was arrested for...
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February 14, 2019 - 8:14 pm
The Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office is looking for the owners of a huge cache of stolen items. The sheriff's office received information Tuesday from the Sumner County Sheriff's office that stolen property was being kept in a Wichita storage unit. Detectives found stolen property worth an...
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Ted Woodward
February 13, 2019 - 2:18 pm
Officials gathered in downtown Wichita Wednesday morning for the groundbreaking ceremony for the new baseball stadium. The only thing currently on the empty space at Maple & McLean is a sewer line, running about where the old third-base line was located in the now-demolished Lawrence-Dumont...
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February 12, 2019 - 10:19 pm
Two people were injured following a shooting in south Wichita. It happened just after 7:00 p.m. Tuesday evening in the 1500 block of east Fortuna, just west of Hydraulic. Police say the men were outside, when a car drove up. Shots were fired, stricking both men in thier legs. The injuries are not...
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February 12, 2019 - 5:50 pm
UPDATE: Wichita Police issued a statement Tuesday night that Pearl Williams, 88, has been found safe. ----- Wichita police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing man. In a news release, officials say Pearl Williams, 88, left his home in the 1700 block of north Spruce at around 4:00...
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February 12, 2019 - 8:40 am
Members of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers began picketing 6 a.m. Tuesday at McConnell Air Force Base. The striking members work for Flight Safety Services Corp. and are contractors who train airmen on the KC-46A Pegasus tankers. A posting on the IAMAW Facebook...
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February 11, 2019 - 7:13 pm
The alleged ringleader of a foiled plot to massacre Somali Muslims in southwest Kansas is appealing his conviction and prison sentence. The attorney representing Patrick Stein on Monday filed a notice of appeal to the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. Stein was among three militia members convicted of...
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