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Don't Fall For It: Jury Duty Scam

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office is warning about a scam in which would-be victims are told they must pay a fine for missing jury duty.

Sgt. Todd Stallbaumer says the office has received numerous reports of a caller claiming to be with law enforcement. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that the scammer tells people a warrant has been issued for their arrest and then…

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Police: Two robberies possibly committed by same suspect

Police say two robberies in Wichita on Thursday may have been committed by the same person.

Topeka man walks trail in the nude, legally

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A Topeka man who likes to walk a local trail without clothing isn't breaking any local laws.

Steven Herrold says he enjoys being nude outside. He's been spotted several times walking naked on the Shunga Trail. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1U4FGta ) it's legal to walk and bike in Topeka without clothes. Public nudity could result in an arrest if the person…

Wichita July 4th celebration offers 1,000 ft. slip and slide

You may need to navigate around downtown Wichita with a pool floaty this Fourth of July. That's because a group called Slide the City set up a 1,000 foot-long slip and slide on the streets of downtown Wichita as part of the city's July 4th celebration.

The slip and slide is open from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday afternoon and is set up along the Lewis Street bridge downtown. Tickets for the…

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Nature's fireworks pretty quiet for our Fourth

Not too stormy for our Fourth.

One person killed in Harvey County accident

A Harvey County crash has left one person dead and two others critcally injured.


For Vets with PTSD, fireworks not always a celebration

In the days leading up to and after the July 4, people of all ages take to the streets and set off their fireworks, but some don't find the annual celebration enjoyable. Akeam Ashford reports.

Woman stabbed in thigh over domestic dispute

Wichita Police said a woman in her 30's was cut in her thigh following a domestic fight in the street.

Ex-NFL player opens Wichita barber shop

A former NFL player is trading in his shoulder pads and helmet for hair clippers.

Dog treats meant to help calm fireworks fears for pets

Whats fun for us could be frightening for our pets.

Every year animal shelters take in more lost dogs around the fourth of July than any other time.

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