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21 min ago | The Wichita Eagle
Wichita school officials say a new security system that checks parents and other visitors against a nationwide database of sex offenders should not cause delays or discourage volunteering at schools.
2 hrs ago | Business Journal
The Better Business Bureau on Thursday honored three area businesses as 2014 Integrity Award winners, chosen for their ethical business practices and commitment to the community.
4 hrs ago | WIBW-TV Topeka
The accident happened after 9:00 a.m. at a home day care in the 1900 block of North Shefford Circle.
4 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
But as tends to happen, owners at Sweet Basil and Stroud's are finding that it's taking longer than they predicted to get their restaurants operating again.
4 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
An 18-month-old girl nearly had her leg amputated below the knee after a lawn mower accident in west Wichita on Thursday morning, authorities said.
5 hrs ago | Business Journal
While indoor football is apparently going to continue in the Wichita area, it won't continue as the Wichita Wild.
6 hrs ago | Business Journal
Coletta's speech, which is free and open to the public, is at 5 p.m. Aug. 28 at the Lux, 120 E. First.
7 hrs ago | Business Journal
Meanwhile, another new franchise group, including Alison Leiszler-Bridges and Samantha Liby , plan to open three Dunkin' Donuts sites in the Manhattan area, and existing franchisees Douglas Hutton and David Riggs plan to develop two new sites in Topeka.
10 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
A Kansas state agency has shuttered a Wichita group home after regulators say they found improperly stored medications, rodent infestations and unlicensed staff members.
Sunshine and breezy winds are part of the mix, too, with south-southwesterly winds gusting to more than 30 mph.
A Wichita motorist who killed a child while he was speeding in an effort to dry off his just-washed car has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter, the district attorney's office announced Wednesday.
Milt Dougherty, Wichita Independent's head of school, says the school is re-evaluating portions of a $6.5 million facilities-improvement plan after bids for certain projects came in more than three times higher than what was initially projected.
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Wichita schools in the Southeast High feeder pattern will begin implementing a new security system Thursday that scans visitors' driver's licenses and checks them against a nationwide database of sex offenders.
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 19--When it comes to aviation, Wichita is not the next Detroit, an aviation forecaster said Tuesday at the Wichita Aero Club luncheon.
Wichita police were at the scene Tuesday night of a two-vehicle accident that injured five people, two seriously, on South Meridian, a block south of Harry, said Sgt.
Many in the aviation industry have said negative public opinion of business jets - fueled by anti-industry rhetoric from President Obama - have hurt their business.
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Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 03:23 pm
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