Pratt man sentenced for attacking police

PRATT, Kan. -  A Kansas man has been sentenced to 8 ½ year in prison for attempting to attack two police officers before being shot. The Kansas attorney general's office says in a news release that 46-year-old Bradley Grant Verstraete, of

Wichita plans for a big basketball tournament

WICHITA, Kan. - It's still a year away, but Wichita is preparing to host the first and second rounds of the 2018  NCAA Men's Basketball Champaionship. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News it will allow Wichitans to  'showcase the city

Early bird bandit strikes north Wichita store

WICHITA, Kan. - Convenience store robbery in north Wichita this morning. Around 3:20 a man robbed a Kwik Shop at 710 West 29th Street North. The suspect is described as a black male, wearing a blue bandana over his face. He was armed with a silver handgun

Man wounded in Kansas bar shooting speaks at vigil

OLATHE, Kan. - One of three men shot at a bar in suburban Kansas City spoke at a weekend vigil, saying "I wish it was a dream." The Kansas City Star reports 32-year-old Alok Madasani told a crowd of hundreds at the Ball Conference Center

18 counties hit by ice in January to get federal aid

TOPEKA, Kan. - Eighteen Kansas counties affected by a severe ice storm in January will receive federal disaster aid. The Kansas Adjutant General’s office announced Friday that President Donald Trump has granted Gov. Sam Brownback’s request