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Earthquake damages Hutchinson homes

 It's the largest earthquake felt in Kansas in nearly five years. The 5.1 magnitude quake centered near Fairview, OK at 11:07AM and was felt as far away as Kansas City. 

People in the Wichita area say earthquake was the strongest they've ever felt. 
And two families in Hutchinson say it caused cracks in their walls and ceilings.

"It just started shaking everything," said Cynthia Israel, a Hutch…

(img1)March planned in support of Great Bend student

March planned in support of Great Bend student

Great Bend High School students and their parents plan to march Monday in support of a student whose mother says was sexually assaulted on a school bus.

One person in critical condition after stabbing

Wichita Police say one man is in critical condition after a stabbing.

Kansas lawmakers pay tribute to Antonin Scalia

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died at the age of 79 Saturday.

Girl Scout cookie sale begins

The Girl Scouts of America have started their annual cookie sale.

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Arkansas City woman arrested in connection to stabbing

The Arkansas City Police Department says a woman has been arrested in connection to a stabbing on Friday night.

Sunday forecast

Sweet Sunday forecast

Meteorologist Rodney Price says we'll see gathering clouds tonight over south central Kansas.  Some patchy freezing fog is possible in Wichita while some drizzle and freezing drizzle is possible to the east of town.  Elsewhere, look for decreasing clouds and lows in the 20s and 30s. 

Early morning clouds in the south will quickly move out and we'll enjoy some sunshine and warming temperatures. …

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia dies

CBS News reports Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died.

Graham leads No. 6 KU to win in Norman

Devonte' Graham scored a career-high 27 points and did a tenacious job defending Buddy Hield to help No. 6 Kansas defeat No. 3 Oklahoma 76-72 on Saturday.
    
Graham made 6 of 9 3-point attempts for the Jayhawks (21-4, 9-3 Big 12), who swept the regular-season series. Kansas won the first meeting 109-106 in triple overtime on Jan. 4.
    
Hield, who scored 46 points in the first meeting, scored 18…

At-large for Shox no sure thing

It seems unfathomable to be worrying about an at-large bid for Wichita State. This is a team with the highest expectations to begin the year, but after Saturday’s loss to UNI, it’s getting harder to build that “no doubt about it” resume.

43-game win streak snapped

Klint Carlson scored 12 points, Wyatt Lohaus had 11 and Northern Iowa held on to beat No. 25 Wichita State 53-50 on Saturday, ending the Shockers' nation-leading 43-game home winning streak.
    
The Panthers (16-11, 8-6 Missouri Valley) blew a 15-point second-half lead before pulling back ahead on consecutive baskets by Lohaus with about 6 minutes left in the game.
    
The Shockers (18-7, 12-2) got…

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  • Sweet Sunday forecast

    Sunday forecast

    Meteorologist Rodney Price says we'll see gathering clouds tonight over south central Kansas.  Some patchy freezing fog is possible in Wichita while some drizzle and freezing drizzle is possible to the east of town.  Elsewhere, look for decreasing clouds and lows in the 20s and 30s. 

    Early morning clouds in the south will quickly move out and we'll enjoy some sunshine and warming temperatures. …

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