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Sheriff: Arrest made in courthouse threat

The Sedgwick County Sheriff Jeff Easter says someone posted a threat toward the courthouse on Facebook.  Sheriff Easter said in a news conference Thursday afternoon that the threat involved someone rushing the courthouse, armed, and killing cops.

Governor's office outlines cuts to state budget

The office of Gov. Sam Brownback announced more than $60 million in cuts and adjustments to the state budget on Thursday, a move intended to assure that the state has enough revenue to carry though 2016.

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EXCLUSIVE: Gov. Brownback talks about $60M in cuts

While the Governor played a big role in choosing who would lose the money, he wasn't around for the announcement. FF12 Investigator Lauren Seabrook found him in Wichita and spoke with him exclusively.

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Sheriff's deputy fires shot during chase

Update:  The Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office has identified a man taken into custody after a chase early Thursday morning as 24-year-old Anthony Edwards.

Barton County is pertussis free, helping other counties with outbreak

After months of dealing with a whooping cough outbreak, the Barton County Health Department says it's finally pertussis free, but that's for now, and with school starting, they hope those numbers don't change.

Thursday's forecast

Rain moves out, nice weekend ahead

Tolerable temperatures and mostly sunny skies in store for the start of the weekend.

Early on WSU: "Going number one & staying number one."

Expectations are high for Shocker basketball next season, and that includes from one of the greatest Shockers of all time Cleanthony Early.

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Sedgwick County vaccination clinic

The Sedgwick County Health Department is offering a vaccination clinic from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 8 at 2716 W. Central in Wichita.


Ark City man accused of pointing gun at three people

A 19-year-old Arkansas City man is arrested on three counts of aggravated assault. Police say he pointed a handgun at a man, woman and three-year-old child after an argument over a dog.

KS Fire Marshall warns about powder events

The Kansas Fire Marshal issues a warning about "colored powder" events, like the upcoming Color Vibe Run in Wichita next month. The warning comes after 500 people were hurt in Taiwan in June when a cloud of colored powder ignited.

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Wichita Police Crime Sheets: Thu. July 30

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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