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Brief break from the rain

Chances for showers and storms will be increasing mid to late week across Kansas.

Shocker Pathway partnership

For the first time in Kansas, a four-year university is teaming up with a technical college to help students get an associates degree in a special partnership.

Wichita State University and Wichita Area Technical College announced the new partnership at a news conference Monday morning. The partnership is called "Shocker Pathway" and is a joint Associate of Arts degree between the two schools.


Girl in critical condition after weekend crash

Update: 9-year-old Natalie Wessley remains in critical condition after a multi-car crash over the weekend.  Her mother Stacy and sister Britney were also in the vehicle when it was hit head on while coming home from church Sunday.  

Man Found Shot in Car

Wichita Police find a man with a gunshot wound after responding to a crash in Wichita Monday morning.

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Kody Hanson court appearance

A Hodgeman County Sheriff's deputy arrested on charges connected to the death of his 2-month-old son, made an appearance in court Monday in Hodgeman County. 

Salina rape and murder charges

Police are saying it was a domestic issue. David Summers was arrested Saturday night after police say he kept the woman in her basement for hours. Police say Summers came to the home and started arguing with the woman. Officers say he started to beat and strangle her before forcing her down into the basement. Investigators say he sexually assaulted her, choked her and told her he was going to…


Erratic raccoon in Willowbend

Video from a viewer shows a raccoon, spotted Friday in the Willowbend neighborhood, behaving erratically - flailing around and walking strangely.

Grand jury convenes in Topeka

Kansas tax revenue estimate

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas officials are projecting that the state will collect $187 million less in taxes through June 2016 than previously anticipated.

The new fiscal forecast issued Monday is likely to force Republican Gov. Sam Brownback and the GOP dominated Legislature to consider larger tax increases than they had expected to balance the state budget.

State officials and university…

Topeka man dies in crash

A man is dead after a car wreck in Lyon County Monday morning. 

Kansan helps write Miranda Lambert's Song of the Year

You saw it here Sunday night on KWCH 12 Miranda Lambert took home two coveted awards, song and album of the year. A Kansas woman helped write 'Automatic' part of the 'Platinum' album.

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