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Community responds after Habitat for Humanity theft

Community members have stepped up after a theft at a Habitat for Humanity Wichita work site earlier this month. The group said $12,000 in tools were stolen from a tool shed near the work sites. But people and businesses have donated to help out.

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One year since deadly Old Town shooting, no arrest

"We want to solve this case," said Wichita Deputy Police Chief Hassan Ramzah. "Someone out there saw something."

WPD Show and Shine

More than 100 cars lined a parking lot at Wichita State University Sunday afternoon for the Wichita Police Department's annual Show and Shine event.

2 arrested in kidnapping of 8-year-old Topeka girl

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Two people have been arrested in the weekend kidnapping of an 8-year-old Topeka girl.

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Warm start to fall

Autumn begins Monday and the temperatures are expected to stay on the milder side.


Woman robbed outside west Wichita bar

Wichita police say a 40-year-old woman was robbed outside of a bar in west Wichita.

Proposed plan would change how donor livers are shared between states

Nearly 400 people from across the US met this past week to talk about how to reduce geographic variation in access to donated livers.

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Juvenile lockup boosts portion size, fruit intake

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Shawnee County is feeding its juvenile inmates more after finding behavior improves when portion sizes increase.

Animal rescue training

Animal rescue groups from surrounding counties gathered in Butler County for a two-day large animal rescue training course this weekend.

Chrysler recalling nearly 189,000 SUVs

DETROIT (AP) - Chrysler is recalling nearly 189,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos in the U.S. to fix a fuel pump problem that can cause the SUVs to stall.
The recall covers some 2011 models with 3.6-liter V6 or 5.7-liter V8 engines. Chrysler says a relay can fail, increasing the risk of a crash.
Chrysler traced the problem to a spring that can deform because of heat.

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Kansas man recovering after falling from an oil derrick

A man is recovering at a Wichita hospital after falling nearly 40 feet from an oil derrick near Kingman.


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  • Warm start to fall

    monday forecast

    Autumn begins Monday and the temperatures are expected to stay on the milder side.


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