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Vote this week could put marijuana petition on April ballot

We will know on Tuesday whether or not Wichitans will vote on a marijuana petition in April. The petition looks to lesson the fines and eliminate jail time for marijuana possession within the city.

Students prepare to perform in nation's capital

A group of local students are preparing for their big debut at an historic theater in our nation's capital. 

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Possible threat investigated at West High School

Parents have been notified after a possible threat is made against Wichita West High School on Friday. 

Two dead in Lexington car wreck

Three hurt in wreck on K-254

We have a crew on the scene of a head-on crash between two vehicles on K-254 near Hillside. Three people were reported injured in the crash, at least one person critically. The wreck shut down eastbound lanes of K-254. We'll have the latest information on Eyewitness News at 9 and 10. 

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Disc golf tournament goes on in face of wind gusts

It'll take more than strong winds to blow out a disc-golf tournament in Wichita Sunday afternoon. Organizers of the "Ice Bowl" had more than 100 disc-golfers show up at Camp Hiawatha Sunday morning. Corey Harrison arrived with discs in hand ready to compete. He says disc golfers will play in just about any kind of weather.

Monday forecast

Near record highs

Unusual warmth for January will put Kansas in the running for record highs.

East High Car Crash

Beloit man injured in Cloud County wreck

A Beloit man is hospitalized after an early-morning wreck in Cloud County. Twenty-five-year-old Adam Stortz was driving east near the town of Simpson when the Kansas Highway Patrol says his truck left the road. 

Victims fight back in Wichita home break-in

One suspect was booked into the Sedgwick County Jail and another was hospitalized following a home break-in and robbery reported about 8:20 p.m. Saturday in the 1400 block of North Lorraine. 

3.7 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Caldwell

The U.S. Geological Survey confirms the 3.7 magnitude quake struck Caldwell just after 3:30 a.m.



Doctors say measles likely to reach Kansas

A measles outbreak on the west coast has already reached seven states and doctors say it could soon reach Kansas.


Woman dedicates life to change her native country's customs

A Wichita woman will appear before the United Nations to campaign for women's rights in Kenya. She is fighting rights for young girls.


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  • Near record highs

    Monday forecast

    Unusual warmth for January will put Kansas in the running for record highs.


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