One dead after train accident near Belle Plaine

SUMNER COUNTY, Kan. - One person has died following an accident near Belle Plaine early Thursday evening.  Sumner County Sherriff Darren Chambers confirms the accident involved a train.  The accident occured around 5:30 p.m. near 90th and Hill

Man identified in Wichita shooting

WICHITA, Kan. – Wichita police have identified the man who died in a shooting Wednesday on the south side.  Officers were called to the shooting around 4:45 p.m. at a strip mall in the 2000 block of South Seneca. Officer Charley Davidson said

Supreme Court weighs Mission's so-called 'driveway tax'

TOPEKA, Kan.  — The Kansas Supreme Court is weighing the legality of a Kansas City suburb's so-called "driveway tax" in a case that has statewide implications. The Lawrence Journal-World ( ) reports that the

Many Kansans voting at early poll sites

WICHITA, Kan. - This years presidential elections has seen more than twice the amount of voters as the previous election.  The Kansas Secretary of State's office reports that as of 8 a.m. Thursday, 67,211people had cast their vote in person. In

Man arrested at University of Kansas following rape complaint

LAWRENCE, Kan. - An 18-year-old man has been accused of rape and sexual battery and is now in custody in Lawrence.  The man was arrested by university police Thursday morning at the University of Kansas Oliver Residence Hall. It has been confirmed t