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85-year-old woman robbed in south Wichita

Police say they are looking for two men who robbed an 85-year-old woman in her south Wichita home.

Distance education widespread, growing at Kansas colleges

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A new report shows that more than 45 percent of Kansas students at higher learning institutions are taking at least one course from a distance.

The Lawrence Journal-World (http://bit.ly/1R9VZmi ) reports the Board of Regents report shows that distance education is widespread at Kansas colleges and growing.

According to the report that's based on data from the 2013-14 school…

Scrap metal theft in Salina totals more than $22,000

More than $22,000 in scrap metal was stolen in Salina, according to Crimestoppers.

Teen seriously hurt in shooting near Clearwater

Sedgwick County Sheriff's deputies say they are still gathering information after a 17-year-old was shot late Thursday night.

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Cowley County Sheriff's Deputy no longer on administrative leave

Sgt. Steve Deill is now on workman's compensation after an officer-involved shooting in 2014.

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Wet and stormy holiday weekend

After a brief break from our soggy weather, there's more rain on the way for Kansas.

Factfinder 12 Alert: Booster seat recall

If you have the OXO Nest Booster Seat, you need to call and get a repair kit.   A child could possibly fall out of it.  The Consumer Product Safety Commission says the stitching on the restraint straps can loosen.  That causes the straps to separate from the seat leaving a child unsecured.  There have been five reports of this happening, but no reports of injuries.

Perfect attendance gift

This year only 15 kids in the entire school earned it. Perfect attendance at Payne Elementary get a shiny new bike.


Streets flooded after vehicle hits fire hydrant in N. Wichita

There was  flooding in the street and yards of residences near 19th North and Minneapolis following a crash where a vehicle struck a fire hydrant. 

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Kansas legislators still working to balance budget

Still no balanced budget for Kansas as lawmakers avoid debate on a tax bill and head home for a four-day weekend. 

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Missouri State handles Wichita State

No. 8 Missouri State scored seven runs in the sixth inning en route to an 8-1 win over Wichita State on the second day of the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament at Eck Stadium.

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