Arkansas River

Arkansas River ready for recreation use

With the annual Wichita River Festival approaching, the Arkansas River is suitable for recreational uses, a condition reflected in the green flags flying near the river.…
Gregory Moore

Deputy’s killer seeks to recover cash

A Kansas man serving a life sentence for killing a sheriff's deputy is trying to recover more than $4,500 in cash seized from his home on the day of the shooting. …
Baby found in dumpster behind Eastgate

DA: No charges over stillborn baby in trash

The Sedgwick County district attorney says no charges will be filed for now over the disposal of a baby's body in a trash bin at a Wichita shopping center.…

4 Salina children receive electrical shock

Salina police say a 10-year-old girl is hospitalized after she suffered an electrical shock while she and three other children were playing during a storm.…
Child Porn

Man sentenced to 30 years for making child porn

- A 38-year-old Kansas man was sentenced to 30 years in prison for taking pornographic photos of young children, including one that showed a naked 2-year-old boy in a roasting pan inside an oven. …
Storm Chasers

Number of storm chasers becomes problem

The number of people storm chasing during severe weather is becoming a growing issue in Sedgwick County in light of recent storms. …