WICHITA, Kan. - Careless smoking is blamed for a fire at a west Wichita apartment complex. It happened shortly before 7:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Aspen Park Apartments near Central and Tyler.
Wichita Fire Captain Robert Dusenbery said smoke and flames were visible when crews arrived on scene. The fire started on the balcony
WICHITA, Kan. - Summer is well underway and Independence Day celebrations are right around the corner. While fireworks are often used to celebrate the holiday, it is important to remember that fireworks can be dangerous if not handled properly.
In Sedgwick County, permitted fireworks may be possessed and ignited from July 1 through
WICHITA, Kan. - The winter wheat harvest is spreading across parts of south-central Kansas. The industry trade group Kansas Wheat said Wednesday in its first harvest report of the season that test cutting is now underway as far north as McPherson County and as far west as Clark County. The OK Co-op elevator in Kiowa has taken in about 350,000
MANHATTAN, Kan. - Acquaintances of two elderly men who died in a traffic accident in northeastern Kansas say it happened as the friends were driving home from a daily visit to Tuttle Creek.
The Kansas Highway Patrol says the crash late Tuesday afternoon killed Fred Danenberg, 90, and his passenger, Michael Myers, 85.
WICHITA, Kan. - Westar Energy reports a huge spike in the number of copper thefts at its substations and power poles. The company is hoping a three minute video on its website will help stop the crimes and save lives. "We've found tools that were burned" said a Westar employee in the video. "It's a sign that they have gotten