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Trial scheduled Monday for man accused of killing Wichita radio station employee

The trial for a man accused of killing a Wichita radio station employee is scheduled for Monday. 

Garden City tank manufacturing plant cuts 80 jobs

GARDEN CITY, Kan. (AP) — A pressurized tank manufacturing company in Garden City is laying off 80 workers because of lower oil prices.

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Mild start to the week

Springlike weather can be expected for the start of the new week.

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Lawmaker used state plane to fly to Topeka for vote

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — State records show Rep. Virgil Peck of Montgomery County used a state plane to fly from western Kansas to Topeka and back to vote on school finance bill.

Growing prison program makes "big impact" on domestic violence

As domestic violence continues to be a major problem across the state, the KDOC says a program it started two years ago is working.

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Reno Co. Firefighters remember firefighter who passed away

Reno County Firefighters are remembering one of their own who died Saturday.

High fire danger keeps firefighters on alert

Firefighters across several parts of Kansas were on high alert Sunday as dry and windy conditions made for high fire danger around the state.

This is also the time of year many controlled burns take place to help manage crop and grassland, but firefighters say even controlled burns can be hard to manage in these conditions.

"Right now the fire danger is high, extremely high and it's because…

Reported Barnes Firing opens door for Marshall

Texas has fired coach Rick Barnes after 17 seasons, people with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.

Wichita mom seeks change in varsity letter policy involving special needs athletes

It's a jacket -- Jolinda Kelley -- Michael's mother says her son was forced to take off by a school staff member at Wichita East High School because he didn't "earn" it.

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Fire destroys old junior high school in Reno County

Reno County firefighters battled a large fire at an old middle school in Arlington Saturday morning.

High school athletes compete in airplane-inspired combine

High school athletes from seven different schools competed in an airplane-themed competition Saturday afternoon. It was the first of what's intended to be an annual event.

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