Wyandotte County Newswire

Wyandotte County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wyandotte County, KS.

Results 1 - 20 of 495 in Wyandotte County, KS

  1. Wichita State beats Oklahoma 76-73Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    James Michael Phillips gives a statement during his sentencing for attempted first-degree murder of Julie Dombo during a robbery of a cell phone store last year. A Sedgwick County jury found Phillips guilty of nine counts in October including attempted first-degree murder.

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  2. WSU coach Gregg Marshall talks about the 76-73 win over OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Julie Dombo gives a statement during the sentencing of James Michael Phillips, who shot Dombo during the robbery of a cellphone store last year leaving Dombo a quadruple amputee. Phillips was sentenced to 31 years in prison guilty of 9 counts including the attempted first degree murder of Julie Dombo.

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  3. Zoo animals open Christmas GiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Demolition crews brought down a portion of the Platte Purchase Bridge. Two older bridges connecting Platte and Wyandotte counties are being replaced by the new U.S. 69 Missouri River Bridge.

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  4. Man sentenced to 31 years for shooting that left woman an amputeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Wichita Eagle

    Justin Kasel has helped turn around a struggling Hamilton Middle School when he took over as principal in 2013. He considers observing teachers and giving feedback one of his most critical responsibilities.

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  5. Derby 67, Maize 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    Justin Kasel has helped turn around a struggling Hamilton Middle School when he took over as principal in 2013. He considers observing teachers and giving feedback one of his most critical responsibilities.

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  6. Explosives bring down Platte Purchase BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Wichita Eagle

    Demolition crews brought down a portion of the Platte Purchase Bridge. Two older bridges connecting Platte and Wyandotte counties are being replaced by the new U.S. 69 Missouri River Bridge.

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  7. Healthcare coverage brings fewer options, higher costs for many in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | KCTV5

    A Platte County mother is upset about her healthcare coverage. She's trying to find a plan for 2017 and the clock is ticking.

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  8. STAR bonds retired on Village West development ahead of scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Capital-Journal

    The final payment on state-backed bonds relied upon to develop the Village West shopping district in Wyandotte County was made five years ahead of schedule Dec. 1, officials said Thursday. The STAR bond program provides upfront cash for entertainment or tourist developments repaid with local and state sales tax revenue generated by the projects.

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  9. Kansas man gets 9 years in armed encounterRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 8 | Richmond Daily News

    A Kansas man received a nine-year prison sentence after allegedly threatening to kill the residents of a rural home near Lawson. Walter D. Andrews, 30, from Wyandotte County, Kan., pleaded guilty Nov. 21 to unlawful possession of a firearm, a Class C felony, and property damage to a jail, a Class D felony.

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  10. DCF: Agency staff to conduct all annual foster home inspections by this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 8 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... "When I was judge, I had to put a lot of kids in custody and they take them to Wichita, they take them to Wyandotte County, and how can you work reintegration back to the family, which is the ultimate goal, when you've kids that are 150, 200 miles ...

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  11. Former Wyandotte County engineer accused of taking bribes of more than $17KRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | The Capital-Journal

    U.S. Attorney Tom Beall says in a news release Thursday that 58-year-old Willie D. Jones was indicted by a federal grand jury in Kansas City, Kan. Prosecutors allege Jones took three bribes from the owner of a company that obtained contracts to do street repairs for the Unified Government.

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  12. Man charged in KCK shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    Efrain Gonzalez, of Kansas City, Missouri, was charged Tuesday in Wyandotte County with first-degree murder in the death of 29-year-old Louis Scherzer, of Kansas City, Kansas.

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  13. Man charged in Kansas City, Kansas, shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Capital-Journal

    Efrain Gonzalez, of Kansas City, Missouri, was charged Tuesday in Wyandotte County with first-degree murder in the death of 29-year-old Louis Scherzer, of Kansas City, Kansas.

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  14. Study: Life expectancy lower in some parts of Kansas City than othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | KCTV5

    A new study of Wyandotte County revealed some scary statistics including a lower life expectancy than in other areas of the metro. Director Jerry Jones says living conditions in some Kansas City, KS neighborhoods are the among the worst in the state and extreme disparities often correlate to race.

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  15. Large fire north of KCI after reported pipeline explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | KCTV5

    ... support. Devondre Sanders, 27, and Sierra Mitchell, 23, have been charged with first-degree murder by the Wyandotte County District Attorney's Office. (Overland Park Police) Police in Kansas City are asking the public for help as they look for ...

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  16. Wyandotte County Man Sentenced for Medicaid FraudRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Kansas City InfoZine

    infoZine - Brian Sloan, 49, was convicted by a Wyandotte County jury in September of one count of making a false claim to the Medicaid program and one count of theft. Judge J. Dexter Burdette sentenced Sloan to 16 months to be served in the Kansas ...

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  17. Police seek 2 suspects in KCK child murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | KCTV5

    ... ater died. Devondre Sanders, 27, and Sierra Mitchell, 23, have been charged with first-degree murder by the Wyandotte County District Attorney's Office.

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  18. Wyandotte County man to serve jail time for Medicaid fraudRead the original story

    Monday Nov 28 | PressReleasePoint

    A Wyandotte County man was sentenced to more than a year in prison after being convicted by a jury of Medicaid fraud-related charges, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said. Brian Sloan, 49, was convicted by a Wyandotte County jury in September of one count of making a false claim to the Medicaid program and one count of theft.

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  19. Man accused of causing deadly KCK wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... bond after being accused of causing a traffic crash that killed a woman. The Kansas City Star reported Wyandotte County prosecutors have charged 45-year-old David Wayne Colvin of Kansas City, Kansas, with involuntary manslaughter in connection with ...

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  20. One arrested after Windsor burglary -Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... egree property damage, first degree stealing, possession of marijuana, unlawful use of paraphernalia, and a Wyandotte County warrant for probation violation on burglary.

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