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3 hrs ago | WIBW-TV Topeka
Emergency crews were called to Rea Woodman Elementary, 2500 S. Hiram, after 9 a.m. after a lightning strike near the school caused a large tree branch to fall.
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4 hrs ago | Business Journal
With the change, CEO Sarah Robinson will become the organization's chief advancement officer - a position through which she will be working directly with donors and community partners.
5 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
The 19th annual Midwest Winefest , a fundraiser for Guadalupe Health Foundation, starts tonight with the Old Town Walkabout, an event that invites ticket holders to roam from restaurant to restaurant in the downtown entertainment district, sampling wine and food at every stop.
6 hrs ago | KFDI
Wanna go to a free movie Monday night? There is a sneak peek in Wichita for the movie "Hornet's Nest."
10 hrs ago | Voice For Liberty in Wichita
The amount of the proposed bond issue was $49,000,000. The purpose of these IRBs is to allow the recipient to escape the payment of property taxes, and often sales taxes too.
Six years after the bottom fell out of the nation's economy, Wichita is seeing successes but also far too many job losses.
A 20-year-old man was charged this week with one count of aggravated human trafficking in Sedgwick County District Court.
Severe weather is possible across KAKEland Wednesday into early Thursday. Keep it with the KAKE First Alert Forecasters for the latest weather information.
The Newton Kansan reports Aviation Business International will house its ABI Chemicals division in a 20,000-square-foot facility.
Airbus will be reducing its Wichita work force as products the local office has been working on mature and engineering and design needs change.
Local Panera franchisee Randy Simon has been busy working on plans to reconfigure some of his stores in Wichita to add drive through windows and help simplify the ordering system.
Wichita residents who live near the planned location for Central Standard Brewing, around Douglas and Hydraulic, say they're gathering a group to fight the proposal as the city's zoning commission considers a permit.
A Wichita man has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for fleeing a hit-and-run accident that killed a man on horseback.
Health workers display placards during a rally outside the US Embassy in Manila, Philippines on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 to protest next week's four-country visit of President Barack Obama that includes the Philippines.
It happened at the Phamily Express, located at 1203 East Pawnee, about 8:30 Monday night.
It will be one of 53 builders showing 133 homes in Wichita and 11 other area cities over the next three weekends.
In this April 29, 2013 file photo, TV host Ellen DeGeneres arrives at the season 4 premiere of "Arrested Development" in Los Angeles.