Sedgwick County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Carbon monoxide detectors may be required in Sedgwick CountyRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Hays Daily News

    ... into the home." Unlike the common smoke detectors already required by the building codes in Wichita and Sedgwick County, a carbon monoxide detector senses the presence of the odorless but potentially deadly gas. Stolz went before the Sedgwick County ...

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  2. Letters on GOP leaders, endangered species, support for IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Nixon and seen as valuable by President Reagan, would today be under siege by our new conservatives. Sedgwick County Commission Chairman Richard Ranzau and a host of far-right organizations see progress being halted and business stunted by having to ...

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  3. CO Detectors May Be Required in Some Kansas HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | FireHouse.com

    ... into the home." Unlike the common smoke detectors already required by the building codes in Wichita and Sedgwick County, a carbon monoxide detector senses the presence of the odorless but potentially deadly gas. Stolz went before the Sedgwick County ...

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  4. Carbon monoxide detectors may be required in Wichita, Sedgwick County homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... into the home." Unlike the common smoke detectors already required by the building codes in Wichita and Sedgwick County, a carbon monoxide detector senses the presence of the odorless but potentially deadly gas. Stolz went before the Sedgwick County ...

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  5. 40 violations ticketed during seatbelt saturation patrolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    A Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office saturation patrol focusing on seat belts resulted in 40 violations of various sorts Friday night, authorities said. Five reserve deputies made 42 traffic stops between 6 and 10 p.m., Lt.

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  6. Investigation continues in Pawnee crash that killed twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... at the scene indicated that speed was a contributing factor to the driver losing control of the vehicle," Sedgwick County sheriff's Lt. Lin Dehning said Friday in an e-mail response to questions. "There is no indication at this time that loose ...

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  7. Ulrich Museum secures national accreditation for a second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... American Alliance of Museums. Others include the Old Cowtown Museum, the Wichita Art Museum and the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum. Emily Behlmann oversees the website and other digital projects. She covers technology. For technology ...

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  8. Sheriffa s reserves to conduct seatbelt patrol Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    Sedgwick County Sheriff's reserve officers will be conducting a seatbelt saturation patrol from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. today, Lt. Lin Dehning said.

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  9. Wheels calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... lot at 21st and Maize Road. Call Pamela at 316-729-5446. June 21: Fathers Day Car Show, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sedgwick County Zoo. Call 316-266-8211 for information. July 18: 3rd annual Pride Resources Ace Hardware Car Show, benefitting Children's ...

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  10. Judge sentences Wichita man to prison in shooting deathRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | KHGI

    A judge has sentenced a 21-year-old man to prison for his role in the 2013 death of an Arkansas man. The Wichita Eagle reports a Sedgwick County judge on Thursday ordered Dijon Thomas of Wichita to serve a 38-month sentence on an involuntary manslaughter conviction and 26 months for marijuana possession.

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  11. Finance company robbed by armed manRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    The robbery occurred at 7:05 a.m. Friday in the 1900 block of South Seneca, a Sedgwick County emergency dispatcher said. That's north of Pawnee and near Aley Park.

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  12. City mulls alcohol at community buildingRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Ark Valley News

    ... council members didn't grant the waiver they would "bite off our nose to spite our face." *Learned that the Sedgwick County Commission will host a public hearing on a petition by a handful of residents on the city's west side to de-annex their ...

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  13. Cyclist killed in wreck on BroadwayRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Ark Valley News

    ... injured. Bostian said the police department is actively investigating the accident, with assistance from the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office and its accident reconstruction team. "At the conclusion of the investigation, the case will be presented ...

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  14. Man shot in leg near Pawnee and HillsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    The shooting was reported at 3:13 a.m. Friday in the 2500 block of Twin Oaks, a Sedgwick County emergency dispatcher said. A man in his late 20s was taken to Wesley Medical Center in potentially critical condition with a gunshot wound to his leg.

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  15. Wichita man gets 3 years in Arkansan's shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | NWAonline

    A judge has sentenced a 21-year-old man to prison for his role in the 2013 death of an Arkansas man. The Wichita Eagle reported that a Sedgwick County judge Thursday ordered Dijon Thomas of Wichita to serve a 38-month sentence on an involuntary manslaughter conviction and 26 months for marijuana possession.

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  16. Kansas Senate committee advances bill on public sector unionsRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Hays Daily News

    ... to give counties and cities more items to negotiate, such as sick leave and retirement benefits. Wichita and Sedgwick County employees would still be able to file grievances against their employers, but state employees wouldn't. Eric Stafford, ...

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  17. Mayoral candidates offer views on arts funding at Arts Council forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... "I see that as a vision of what we can do in Wichita." Longwell said he financially supports the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum and KMUW. He cited the Wichita Art Museum as evidence of the city's commitment to the arts community. "I hope ...

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  18. Man sentenced for role in 2013 killing on North HolyokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    A 21-year-old Wichitan will spend just over three years in prison for his role in the 2013 killing an Arkansas man during a shootout at a house on North Holyoke. Sedgwick County District Court Judge Jeffrey Goering on Thursday ordered Dijon Thomas to serve a 38-month sentence on an involuntary manslaughter conviction and 26 months for marijuana possession, said Dan Dillon, spokesman for the Sedgwick County District Attorney's Office.

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  19. GPS helps police track suspect in electronics theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... ar further helped police connect the 38-year-old to the break-in, he said. The man later was booked into the Sedgwick County Jail.

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  20. Rethink new cap on crowds at Sedgwick County ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    Sedgwick County officials think market rates and costs justify raising facilities fees at Lake Afton and Sedgwick County Park as of April 1. Though a hike of about 25 percent across the board to rent cabins and other shelters in public parks sounds steep, an increase may not be out of line after 10 years with no changes. But county leaders should rethink a new rule barring events at Sedgwick County Park with more than 5,000 attendees, which would put in doubt the long-term future of great traditions such as the Kansas Humane Society's Woofstock and the Great Plains Renaissance Festival.

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