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Bicyclist seriously hurt in hit-and-run

A teenager has been seriously hurt in a hit-and-run in Haysville.

WPD focuses on recruiting military veterans

From serving our country to serving our community, the Wichita Police Department is making a push to recruit and hire more veterans into its police force.

That's the theme of the department's most recent set of recruiting posters put out in Wichita.

Veteran and current WPD officer Justin Rapp knows a thing or two about sacrificing to serve others. He joined the United States Army in 2006 and served…

the forecast

Some sun - Memorial Day

Meteorologist Dean Jones says, scattered showers and a rumble of thunder are possible this afternoon, but it won't be as wet as Saturday.

El Dorado Lake busy for holiday weekend, despite rain

Thousands of people go to El Dorado Lake every Memorial Day weekend to boat and fish, but this soggy weather was not what people had in mind.

Boy asks for food donations, instead of gifts for birthday

While most 12-year-old boys want a new bike or the latest game console for their birthdays-- Elias O'Gorman just wants to make sure people do not go to bed hungry.

Two dead in three vehicle accident near Pratt

Heavy rain may have played a factor in a deadly crash that killed two people from Haysville.

Boy scouts help place American flags on veteran's graves

Every year, rain or shine, members of the Thomas Hopkins Kansas American Legion Post 4 come out Memorial Day weekend to help remember and honor our fallen servicemen and women.

Sheriff: Students receive minor injuries after bus sideswipes semi

Pratt County Sheriff says some students received minor injuries after a school bus crossed the line and sideswiped a semi.

Courtesy: USGS

Two earthquakes rattle south-central Kansas

The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake measuring 3.3 on the Richter Scale hit southwest of Pratt near Sun City in Barber County on Saturday morning. A second earthquake measuring 4.0 hit in nearly the same area about three hours later.

Report: House fire in Derby caused by lightning

Crews heading to a possible house fire where a home was struck by lightning in the 2400 block of N Woodlawn Boulevard in Derby.

Missouri murder suspect killed in shootout

Police say the Missouri man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and her son earlier this week, was killed in a shootout with police Saturday morning.

KWCH Weather

  • Some sun - Memorial Day

    the forecast

    Meteorologist Dean Jones says, scattered showers and a rumble of thunder are possible this afternoon, but it won't be as wet as Saturday.

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