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Power outage affects several North Central KS towns

Several people in North Central Kansas are waking up without power this morning. 

Public hearing on Sedg. County budget proposal

Today you have a chance to share your feedback on the proposed budget Sedgwick County leaders unveiled last week. 

Heat related emergencies double & triple

The heat this summer has been too much for many Kansans with the number of heat related medical emergencies doubling and tripling in June and July.

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Sweet heat relief and a few storms

The extreme heat and humidity are gone for now and we'll also see off and on showers and storms.

Man found guilty in bride's death hours after her wedding

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A man has been found guilty for the fatal drive-by shooting of a woman just hours after her wedding in Topeka.

Woman finds unexploded mortar round while cleaning home

PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan. (AP) — A suburban Kansas City woman cleaning out some of her husband's items found what is believed to be a live explosive in their home.

Democratic lawmakers seek audit of Kansas foster care system

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Two Democratic legislators are questioning whether the Kansas foster care system adequately protects abused and neglected children and are seeking a state audit.

Kansas bombing plot defendant faces Aug. 19 court hearing

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A federal court hearing is set for next month for a 20-year-old man charged with plotting to bomb an Army post in Kansas in support of the Islamic State group.
    
John T. Booker Jr. of Topeka is to appear Aug. 19 before U.S. District Judge Carlos Murguia in Kansas City, Kansas. The judge plans to review the status of Booker's case.
    
Booker's attorneys and prosecutors had…

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Chiefs safety Eric Berry returns to practice field

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – After several rounds of thorough testing and a process that concluded late Tuesday evening, Chiefs safety Eric Berry has been cleared to take the practice field with the club for Wednesday morning’s practice with quarterbacks, rookies and injured players.

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Brownback to be on vacation when new budget cuts are announced

FactFinder 12 has learned Governor Sam Brownback will be on “personal vacation” when his office announces $50 million in cuts this Friday. 

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Sierra Niehaus appears in court, attorney asks judge to suppress statements

This time last year, law enforcement was called to the Niehaus home, they found Sierra's younger sister, Galazia, stabbed several times. Police interviewed and then arrested Sierra.

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