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October 19, 2017 - 10:35 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) – The boyfriend of a Wichita woman whose son, 3, was found encased in concrete has waived his right to a preliminary hearing. Stephen Bodine, 40, made an appearance Thursday morning in a Sedgwick County courtroom over a custody dispute involving Evan Brewer. KSN News reports...
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October 19, 2017 - 10:17 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A woman is listed in critical condition following a shooting in east Wichita. It happened around 6:30 p.m. Thursday at an apartment complex in the 7900 block of East Lincoln. The woman and a man left the apartment complex and walked to a nearby fire station to request help...
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Dreamstime
October 19, 2017 - 9:14 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Kansas Honor Flight #54 is scheduled to return at 11:35 a.m. Friday morning at Eisenhower National Airport. The public is invited to participate in a patriotic welcome home celebration. Free parking and shuttle services are available at Slumberland, 444 S. Emerson St. near...
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October 19, 2017 - 9:03 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Four teenagers who are running for governor of Kansas got a chance to discuss their policy positions at a forum in front of other high school students. The candidates, all under 18, appeared together Thursday at Lawrence Free State High School, where they discussed issues such...
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October 19, 2017 - 8:44 pm
MERRIAM, Kan. (AP) — The owner of a Kansas City-area restaurant has pleaded guilty to impeding an investigation into the withholding of employees' pay. The U.S. Department of Labor says Yong Lin, president of China Garden Buffet in Merriam, Kansas, could face up to 20 years in prison and fines of $...
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October 19, 2017 - 8:37 pm
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska at Kearney is offering in-state tuition rates to Colorado and Kansas residents who are accepted as regular on-campus undergraduate students. The university said Thursday it will offer a new Advantage Scholarship that effectively decreases the tuition...
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Steve Boyer
October 19, 2017 - 2:24 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. - A former Lawrence police officer has pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges that he was driving under the influence when he was involved in a motor vehicle accident that killed the driver of a motorcycle. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that the officer, 51-year-old Robert...
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