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 2019-07-23 23:02 

The Wichita Eagle

Rodney Steven II seeks to expand Derby's STAR bonds district for sports camp complex...

Genesis Health Clubs founder Rodney Steven II is appearing before the Derby City Council Tuesday night to ask the city to expand its STAR bonds district to include an indoor-outdoor multisport camp....

 2019-07-23 22:57 

The Wichita Eagle

Sprint sold its Overland Park campus for 'modest' price, got good lease, report says...

Occidental Management of Wichita bought the Sprint campus in Overland Park for $250.9 million, according to Moody's analyst report. It called it a "modest" price in return for a flexible lease for Sprint....

 2019-07-23 22:53 

The Wichita Eagle

Officials hint at how city will use program aimed at reducing violent crime...

Officials who spoke at Tuesday news conference about the launch of the National Public Safety Partnership, which is aimed at reducing violent crime, gave a few hints at what might come for Wichita....

 2019-07-23 22:27 

The Wichita Eagle

Bridge over Arkansas River at Ark City to be named for soldier who died in Iraq War...

The Sgt. Kevin A. Gilbertson Memorial Bridge will be dedicated Aug. 3. The U.S. 77 bridge crosses the Arkansas River in Cowley County and is about 3 miles from Oklahoma. Gilbertson died in the Iraq War....

 2019-07-23 21:37 

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita plans to spend more money for police, street repairs in 2020...

The 2020 Wichita city budget increases funding for police and street repaving....

 2019-07-23 21:10 

The Wichita Eagle

Man shot by Wichita police officer released from hospital, booked into jail...

Christian Joel Washington was booked into the Sedgwick County Jail in connection with a July 14 WPD shooting, arrest records show. Police said a man was shot in the abdomen after pointing a pouch at an officer....

 2019-07-23 19:31 

The Wichita Eagle

After revealing her father raped her, Manhattan official says she's weighing Senate bid...

Manhattan city commissioner Usha Reddi confirmed she is considering running for U. S. Senate after saying in a radio interview she had been raped by her father as a child. Reddi's father pleaded guilty last week....

 2019-07-23 19:26 

The Wichita Eagle

FBI investigating robbery of Intrust Bank inside Dillons store in southeast Wichita...

The robbery happened Tuesday afternoon at Intrust Bank, 5500 E. Harry, inside the Dillons store at Harry and Edgemoor, said Dixon Land, a Federal Bureau of Investigation spokesperson. The FBI is investigating....

 2019-07-23 19:24 

The Wichita Eagle

Landry Shamet returns to KC and talks Clippers, USA Basketball and his youth camp...

Los Angeles Clippers guard Landry Shamet, a former Wichita State star, hosted a youth basketball camp in Kansas City on Monday at his alma mater, Park Hill High, and talked about USA Basketball and KC roots....

 2019-07-23 18:54 

The Wichita Eagle

KBI investigating 74 cases of sexual abuse by Catholic clergy in Kansas...

Kansas' top law enforcement agency has launched 74 criminal investigations into Catholic Church leaders in 33 counties, according to an agency spokesperson....

 2019-07-23 18:00 

The Wichita Eagle

Largest Ronald McDonald House in Kansas to open doors in Wichita this week...

It's out with the old and in with the new as Ronald McDonald Houses in Wichita shutter to give way for the biggest Ronald McDonald House in Kansas. Complete with 20 rooms and modern amenities, the house also features ADA compliant rooms....

 2019-07-23 17:49 

The Wichita Eagle

Delano Catalyst project getting bigger, but will be delayed by AT&T data lines...

The Delano Catalyst, a project being subsidized by Wichita city government, has grown in size since it was originally approved, but will be delayed by the moving of AT&T data lines....

 2019-07-23 16:25 

The Wichita Eagle

One of Broadway's most popular musicals ever will soon hit the stage at Century II...

Music Theatre Wichita opens its fourth show of the 2019 season on Wednesday, a production of the Broadway classic musical, "Chicago." The MTWichita production will star Anne Horak, Ellyn Marie Marsh, and David Elder....

 2019-07-23 16:21 

The Wichita Eagle

'90s rockers responsible for mega-hit 'Iris' are coming to Wichita...

The Goo Goo Dolls, most famous for their 1998 hit, "Iris," will be performing at Wichita's Orpheum Theatre on Oct. 30, the venue announced Tuesday. The band is embarking on its Fall 2019 Miracle Pill Tour, with special guests The Unlikely Cand...

 2019-07-23 10:00 

The Wichita Eagle

Another medical company to build headquarters near K-96 and Webb Road...

For the first time, Serenity Health Management is going to own its own space with new headquarters near K-96 and Webb Road, which is something of a medical corridor in Wichita....

 2019-07-23 00:58 

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita police officer injured in crash outside City Hall after car ran red light...

Emergency crews were called a little before 7 p.m. Monday to an accident at Central and Main, a Sedgwick County dispatch supervisor said. A Wichita police SUV was involved in a crash outside City Hall....

 2019-07-23 00:29 

The Wichita Eagle

Son who shot and killed Kansas mom 'acted bravely and legally,' attorney says...

Lawyers have filed to dismiss a voluntary manslaughter charge against Lisa Trimmell's older son in her shooting death. The boy's attorney says he acted bravely and legally in his brother's defense....

 2019-07-22 23:15 

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita man who stabbed girlfriend to death gets life in prison...

Dylan Leigh Barber won't be eligible for parole until he serves 50 years of the life sentence, said Dan Dillon, spokesman for the Sedgwick County District Attorney Office....

 2019-07-22 23:05 

The Wichita Eagle

If you want to vote for Wichita mayor, school board, you can do that now; no waiting...

Voting began Monday in the election for Wichita mayor and a seat on the USD 259 school board. Advance balloting will continue until Aug. 5, the day before the election....

 2019-07-22 22:44 

The Wichita Eagle

Assistant Air Force secretary talks 'evil geniuses,' Space Force at Wichita panel...

Will Roper, assistant secretary of the Air Force for acquisition, technology and logistics, said Monday that the U.S. must establish a 'dominant' space presence....

 2019-07-22 20:44 

The Wichita Eagle

CEO of Wichita-based restaurant management company will join Kansas Board of Regents...

The Senate has confirmed three of Gov. Laura Kelly's appointees to the Kansas Board of Regents, including Jon Rolph, CEO of Thrive Restaurant Group (formerly Sasnak) in Wichita....

 2019-07-22 19:29 

The Wichita Eagle

'Shocker brotherhood': Why Toure' Murry couldn't pass up another chance to play at WSU...

Seven years after graduating from Wichita State, Toure' Murry has made his return to WSU and Koch Arena this week to play for the Aftershocks in the 2019 The Basketball Tournament....

 2019-07-22 18:15 

The Wichita Eagle

Dog-friendly downtown to get a dog-friendly business in the Spaghetti Works District...

Six years after opening the Hairy Sofa Pet Grooming Boutique at Siena Plaza on the east side, Julie Breault and Sara DuLac will open a second boutique downtown in the Spaghetti Works District....

 2019-07-22 17:29 

The Wichita Eagle

Man shot while sitting on front porch early Monday morning...

Wichita police say they need help from the public. A man was shot several times while he was sitting on his front porch Monday morning, and they don't know who pulled the trigger....

 2019-07-22 17:07 

The Wichita Eagle

NASA administrator: Wichita could play key role in developing unpiloted crafts to fly people around cities...

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said Monday that Wichita could be the Detroit of urban air mobility, the development of small, unpiloted aircraft equipped to fly people and cargo across cities....

 2019-07-22 16:42 

The Wichita Eagle

Police looking for man who robbed north-side dollar store in ski mask...

Wichita police say they need help finding an armed robber who demanded money and phones from two north-side Dollar Tree employees on Saturday night....

 2019-07-22 15:49 

The Wichita Eagle

Restaurant owner fatally shot Friday was likely targeted, police say...

Charles "Chuck" Giles, beloved owner of the Neighbors Bar and Grill at 2315 W. 21st St., was found dead from multiple gunshots wounds outside of his home late Friday night...

 2019-07-22 14:59 

The Wichita Eagle

For real this time: Wichita's Coney Island Hot Weiners is finally ready to open...

After many delays, the most recent earlier this month, Coney Island Hot Weiners in Wichita's Delano neighborhood has an opening date...

 2019-07-22 14:29 

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita has a new 'Lord of the Chicken Wings'...

6S Steakhouse and Reflection Ridge Golf Course earned the trophies for best chicken wings at Saturday's Wingapalooza event at Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita, KS....

 2019-07-22 13:49 

The Wichita Eagle

Motorcycle passenger killed on south I-135...

A motorcycle passenger died late Sunday after he was thrown off of a bike on I-135 in south Wichita....

 2019-07-22 10:00 

The Wichita Eagle

HGTV's intentions are Noble, but Wichita real estate agent didn't believe it...

KW Signature Partners agent Leanne Barney doubted it was someone with HGTV's "House Hunters" on her phone but stayed on the line and learned that the show wants to feature a Victorian home she has listed....

 2019-07-22 09:30 

The Wichita Eagle

Kansas 'small town guy' selected as head of Shriners International...

Originally from Toronto, KS, Jeff Sowder started on the track to become Imperial Potentate about a decade ago. Now that his turn at the helm has come, he said he's thrilled to be in a position to encourage others....

 2019-07-22 09:01 

The Wichita Eagle

An upcoming event can help veterans get connected with helpful services and programs...

In early August, two partnered veteran organizations will host a veteran service and program expo at the All-Indian Center. Providers from homelessness help to Hospice will be present. Battle Buddy, a dog companion program, will also be there....

 2019-07-21 23:59 

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita YouTuber felt guilty for speeding in Lamborghini, so he added donation to ticket...

Tyler Hoover, of YouTube channel "Hoovie's Garage" and TV show "Car Issues" on FYI Network, got a speeding ticket from a Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office deputy while driving a new Lamborghini Gallardo....

 2019-07-21 21:05 

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita man bought guns with counterfeit money then traded them for meth, feds say...

Federal prosecutors with the U.S. Attorney's Office in Wichita, KS, are seeking the forfeiture of three guns seized from Trenton Ewertz, of Kansas, after a WPD police and Secret Service investigation....

 2019-07-21 20:37 

The Wichita Eagle

One person seriously hurt in crash at Maize racetrack, dispatch says...

Emergency crews were called Sunday to an injury accident at 7800 W. 61st North in Maize, the address of Kansas International Dragway. A Sedgwick County 911 dispatcher said the wreck happened at the racetrack....

 2019-07-21 19:20 

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita's water plant: 'Every hour that thing is running, it could fail'...

Wichita plans to build the Northwest Water Treatment Facility, a $1 billion investment, and fix its aging infrastructure, much of which is in poor or very poor condition, an assessment found....

 2019-07-21 16:30 

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita police investigate shooting. Victim has gunshot wound to the head, radio indicates...

Wichita police were called at around 11:13 a.m. Sunday to a reported shooting in the 900 block of South Topeka, a Sedgwick County dispatch supervisor said. One patient was taken to a hospital....

 2019-07-21 13:00 

The Wichita Eagle

A changing landscape: local artisans adapt to the shifting industry in the digital age...

Wichitan artists and gallery owners talk innovation and adaptation to the emerging digital wave in art sales, including starting a new gallery walk event — First Fridays — to replace Final Fridays in September....

 2019-07-21 10:00 

The Wichita Eagle

As Kobach pursues U.S. Senate, border wall group he represents leaves anger in its wake...

Kris Kobach is promoting his work for We Build the Wall as he campaigns for U.S. Senate. But the group has angered officials and government agencies as it seeks to put up barriers along the southern border....

 2019-07-20 23:26 

The Wichita Eagle

An oral history of how the 2009 Shockers saved their season and jump-started WSU basketball...

Gregg Marshall and members of the 2008-09 Wichita State basketball team recall how they turned around their season after an 0-6 start in MVC play, thanks to a blackout home win over Creighton for the WSU Shockers....

 2019-07-20 21:44 

The Wichita Eagle

One dead, 1 critically injured in crash just outside Wichita city limits...

One person was killed and another was critically injured in a crash south of Valley Center on Saturday afternoon. Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office is investigating....

 2019-07-20 21:19 

The Wichita Eagle

7,000 Wichitans receive hope, free services at community event...

Around 7000 Wichitans received free services including backpacks, shoes and haircuts at Convoy of Hope Wichita, a non-profit community event, at McAdams park and Bethel Life Center on Saturday....

 2019-07-20 19:52 

The Wichita Eagle

Owner of popular Wichita restaurant shot, killed outside his home in Benjamin Hills...

Chuck Giles, owner of a popular north Wichita restaurant known for its comfort food and homey atmosphere, was killed Friday night at his home in Benjamin Hills neighborhood. Police are searching for information....

 2019-07-20 17:01 

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita man shot, killed outside his home in Benjamin Hills neighborhood...

A 55-year-old man was shot and killed outside his north Wichita home Friday night, police say. The shooting happened around 10 p.m. Friday in the Benjamin Hills neighborhood....

 2019-07-20 11:00 

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita native played major role in producing new 'Lion King' movie...

Wichita native Barry St. John (East High Class of 1998) was the visual effects producer on Disney's new "The Lion King" live action remake. St. John is in Wichita for the movie's wide release premiere....

 2019-07-20 10:11 

The Wichita Eagle

Letters to the editor on golf, 'love it or leave it,' moon landing and uninvited guests (July 20, 2019)...

Stay the course...

 2019-07-20 10:01 

The Wichita Eagle

Kansas Swedish restaurant loved for 53 years about to be reopened by local college...

The Swedish Crown Restaurant in downtown Linsborg had been serving Swedish specialties for more than 50 years when it closed in February. On July 30, it will reopen as the property of Bethany College....

 2019-07-20 08:01 

The Wichita Eagle

Kansas should unmute voters by reforming how it fills legislative vacancies...
 2019-07-20 00:09 

The Wichita Eagle

Election rivals criticize mayor over contracting opportunities for women, minorities...

Retired bank executive Lyndy Wells and Mayor Jeff Longwell trade shots over contracting opportunities for women and minorities. Other Wichita candidates join during forum sponsored by women's groups....

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