A gathering Monday morning honored the memory of people killed in an Oct. 2, 1970 crash involving a plane carrying 40 people including members of the Wichita State University football team, administrators and supporters. Thirty-one people on the plane died.
A man in his late teens or early 20s is in critical condition after what Wichita Police Chief Joe Sullivan called a targeted shooting in an especially busy area of downtown Wichita, near 3rd and Broadway.
The Newton Police department confirmed officers arrested a 21-year-old man Friday night on suspicion of attempted second-degree murder and other charges after a disturbance in the 600 block of Southeast Fourth Street.
ollowing a rate-hike proposal well beyond what Kansas Corporation Commission staff deemed justified, Evergy on Friday announced an agreement with the public utility regulator that for many, calls for an increase at less than half the rate the company initially requested, but beyond the KCC recommendation.
On Thursday, a Sedgwick County District Court judge sentenced 30-year-old Gerardo Aguero-Hernandez to life in prison without the eligibility of parole for 25 years, plus 184 months (a little more than 15 years).
After FactFinder aired the story one week ago about the Law Enforcement Memorial in downtown being defaced, investigators emailed City Manager Bob Layton, WPD Chief Joe Sullivan, Mayor Brandon Whipple, councilmembers and more asking for a response.