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April 09, 2018 - 3:37 pm
A new report shows the condition of the Kansas winter wheat crop is declining. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that 44 percent of the state's wheat is in poor or very poor shape. Another 43 percent rated as fair. Just 12 percent of the crop is considered in good...
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Steve Boyer
April 09, 2018 - 1:55 pm
It was a busy weekend for Wichita firefighters. Friday evening after 10 PM a home in the 2400 block of West 3rd suffered 50-thousand dollars in damage. Four adults and one child escaped injury. Investigators say there were no working smoke alarms. The cause is under investigation. Saturday morning...
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Dreamstime
April 09, 2018 - 11:31 am
A 4.5-magnitude earthquake struck about 100 miles south of Wichita; it happened at 5:22 a.m. Monday, to the west-southwest of Perry, Oklahoma. The earthquake was felt throughout Wichita, as well as Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and Kansas City. More than a dozen temblors have struck in northwest Oklahoma...
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Dreamstime
April 09, 2018 - 11:09 am
In the closest finish in nearly three decades of identifying the nation's top airlines, Alaska Air barely edged out Delta Airlines to retain its No. 1 position, according to the 28th annual Airline Quality Rating (AQR), announced Monday at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Additionally,...
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Wichita/Sedgwick County Crime Stoppers
Steve & Ted
April 09, 2018 - 9:13 am
Police are searching for an SUV and another small car used in 2 shooting incidents in northeast Wichita.
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Steve & Ted
April 09, 2018 - 7:47 am
Several calls to KNSS asking about the quake. It happened at 5:22 a.m.
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April 09, 2018 - 5:19 am
Two men were killed, one woman was critically injured in a traffic accident in Montgomery County. It happened 3 miles west of Coffeyville on U.S. 166 just after 3:30 Sunday afternoon. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol an eastbound pick-up truck went over the center lane and struck a westbound...
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April 09, 2018 - 5:01 am
Two people died Saturday morning in a traffic accident. It happened at 9:40 a.m. 3 miles west of Meade, Kan. on U.S. 54. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol an eastbound SUV lost control and struck a westbound semi. Both occupants of the SUV were killed. The driver was identified as 62-year-old...
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April 09, 2018 - 4:27 am
A woman was killed on the Kansas Turnpike in southeast Wichita early Saturday morning. It happened around 3:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes, south of the East Kellogg exit. The accident involved a semi-truck and SUV. According to the Kansas Turnpike Authority the driver of the SUV lost control,...
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Dreamstime
April 08, 2018 - 5:07 pm
The renovation of the Kansas Cosmosphere space museum will include four mission control consoles, once used by NASA engineers to guide astronauts to the moon. The Cosmosphere's $151,500 remodel will also include improvements to the flight room and mission control room. New technology and software...
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