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Grandmother talks about baby found in hot car

Cindy Poe, Kadillak's biological grandmother, drove overnight from Topeka to see her granddaughter one last time. Officers told her she wouldn't get that chance. "I mean what else can a grandma ask for," said Poe.


Tips to help you remember your child is in the car

WICHITA, Kan.- Kansas State Trooper Gary Warner is adding the topic of preventative strategies to the curriculum for his defensive driving classes.

(img1)12.12.13 Carr brothers will try to overturn convictions

Death sentences overturned in Carr brothers case

The Kansas Supreme Court has overturned death sentences against Jonathan and Reginald Carr. The two were convicted of dozens of charges, including capital murder, in a string of crimes that left five people dead back in late 2000.

Therapist explains how a parent can accidentally leave a child

The 10-month-old Wichita girl who died after being left in a hot car marks 18 deaths of the kind in the United States in 2014. The girl is the first in Kansas in 2014 to die from being left in a hot car.

El Dorado Walmart evacuated due to bomb threat

Police are at the El Dorado Walmart, 301 S. Village, this evening after store employees say someone called in a bomb threat.

Great Plains Theatre destroyed by fire; now collecting donations

A historic building in Abilene is likely to be a total loss after a fire.

Temperature trend

Sizzling Saturday; then cooler

Saturday's highs will easily reach 100 degrees over most of the state again with heat index values of 105-110.

Getting to children in hot cars

What to do when you see a child or pet in a hot car

A child locked in a car with the temperatures rising. If you came across this scenario, what would you do?

One arrested after baby dies in hot car in S. Wichita

Wichita police say a 10-month-old baby was left alone in a hot car for two to two and a half hours Thursday afternoon. The girl was found dead at around 6:40 pm in the 1500 block of S. Topeka.

Near-drowning at Cheney Lake

Emergency crews are on the scene of a near-drowning at Cheney Lake.  911 dispatchers in Reno County tell us it happened at around 11:45 this morning at M&M Point.

Two from Minnesota killed in McPherson rollover

The Kansas Highway Patrol says two people from Minnesota have died in a crash near McPherson.

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