Renovations due for Newton police

The station hasn't been renovated in more than a decade and as the police force grows, they need more space to do their job efficiently.

In this photo taken on Wednesday, July 2, 2014, Brian Herrman puts out new items on the shelves as sales of fireworks have been brisk at the store. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Fireworks and pets do not mix

On the eve of the Fourth of July holiday, City of Wichita Animal Services is asking residents to be aware of the impact fireworks may have o…