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Fire crews put out Derby apartment fire

Everyone inside a Derby apartment escaped unharmed after the building caught fire overnight.

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A few more mild days

Mild weather continues a few more days ahead of the next cold front.

Loaded handgun found in carry-on bag at Wichita airport

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) confirms agents discovered a loaded firearm at the TSA security screening checkpoint Monday morning at Wichita's Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport. 

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Sedgwick Co. asks state to allow WIC benefits only to citizens

Sedgwick County Commission Chairman Richard Ranzau has asked the State to limit the WIC program to "citizens, nationals and qualified aliens."

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Hesston police investigate reports of man approaching children

The Hesston Police Department is investigating two separate instances of school children being approached by a man in a vehicle. 

Man killed in Harvey County crash identified

Updates: Harvey County Officials have identified a man killed in a crash has been identified as 20-year-old Brenton Bawner of McPherson.

Identity released on firefighters killed in Kansas City, Mo. apartment fire

Update: The City of Kansas City, Mo. has named the two firefighters killed in a apartment fire Monday night. 

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Kansas AG launches improved online registered roofer directory

TOPEKA – (October 13, 2015) – Kansans who are in need of roof repairs now have an easier way to check on a roofer’s registration status, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said.

Schmidt’s office, which is charged with enforcing the Kansas Roofing Registration Act, recently launched a searchable directory to allow Kansans to more easily access information regarding the status of a roofer’s…

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Wichita Police Crime Sheets: Tue. Oct. 13

Each day, we comb through pages upon pages of crime reports from the Wichita Police Department.  Below is a quick glance at some bits and pieces from those sheets. 

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ITT Technical Institute Wichita stops enrolling new students

ITT Technical Institute in Wichita says it is no longer accepting new students.

ACLU notifies Kan. of possible suit over voter law

Kobach: Election fraud cases filed in 2 Kansas counties

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Secretary of State Kris Kobach says his office has filed three criminal election fraud cases in two counties alleging people voted in Kansas while doing so in another state.

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