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First Animal Control board meeting July 7

The new Animal Control Advisory Board will hold its first meeting on Tuesday July 7.  

Temperature trend

Rain, storms and heat relief

Say see-ya to intense heat and hello, scattered storms and more tolerable temps.

Nearly $10 million Hot Lotto ticket sold in SE Kansas

The Kansas Lottery has three words for its players: Check Your Tickets!!

Kansas governor pondering religious objections legislation

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Gov. Sam Brownback says he's considering proposing a new religious objections law for Kansas following the U.S. Supreme Court's decision legalizing gay marriage across the nation.

Ford

MGN Online

Ford recalls 433K cars because of software problem

NEW YORK (AP) - Ford is recalling 433,000 vehicles, including 2015 Focus, C-MAX and Escape models, because of a software problem that could keep their engines running after drivers try to shut them down.

Ford Motor Co. says there is a flaw in the body control module software in the vehicles. As a result of the problem, the engine could keep running after the key is turned to "off" and removed, or…

Mayor: Confederate Flag temporarily taken down at Veterans Mem. Park

Eyewitness News has learned that the Confederate Flag that was displayed in Veterans Memorial Park in downtown Wichita has now been taken down. 

Pawnee County Inmate Escape

Inmate escapes from Pawnee County Jail

Authorities in Pawnee County need your help finding an inmate.

Road reopened after accident in Douglas County

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says that a road that was closed due to an accident earlier today has been reopened. 

Stolen van crashes into Harvey Co. construction site

A stolen van crashed into a Harvey County construction site early Thursday morning.

BP oil spill, Deepwater Horizon fire

U.S. Coast Guard

Gulf states reach $18.7B settlement with BP over oil spill

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Officials in Florida, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana have announced an $18.7 billion settlement with BP that resolves years of litigation over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

Thursday's settlement announcement comes as a federal judge was preparing to rule on how much BP owed in federal Clean Water Act penalties after well over 125 million gallons of oil spewed into the…

Officer hurt during foot chase

A Wichita police officer sprains his ankle while chasing after a suspect.

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