A bill that will bar local governments from enforcing local gun ordinances and make gun laws uniform across the state has been signed by the governor.
Former senator and presidential nominee Bob Dole made a visit to the University of Kansas in Lawrence on April 22, 2014.
Goddard softball coach Rita Smith joins Joanna Chadwick on the Big Show.
Several train cars jumped off the tracks near 17th and Mosley on Monday morning blocking 17th Street. Crews were examining the cars for damage.
A tour inside Fruhauf Uniforms. The company started in Wichita in 1910 and makes 60,000 band uniforms per year. April 8, 2014 (video by Jaime Green)
About two dozen military veterans return from Washington DC from the first Honor Flight of 2014. (Mike Hutmacher, The Wichita Eagle)
Army Sgt. Derek O'Brien surprised his fourth-grade son Cade after coming home from his service in Afghanistan on April 17, 2014. (video by Jaime Green and Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle)
Wichita City Council members toured the new Eisenhower terminal Thursday morning, April 17, 2014.
Start with the slat of a window blind. April 15, 2014 (Video by Annie Calovich)
Wichita Heights baseball coach Jeff Topping joins Joanna Chadwick on the Big Show.
Rain and hail in west Wichita around 1:30 p.m. on April 13, 2014. (Video by Jaime Green)
Master gardener plants these onions closer together. Video by Annie Calovich (April 7, 2014)
Wichita Police Chief describes the events leading to a police-involved shooting of 30 year-old David Zehring Thursday morning. (Video by Fernando Salazar/The Wichita Eagle)
Andale track coach Greg Smarsh joins Joanna Chadwick on the Big Show.
Master gardener goes above ground. April 2, 2014 (Video by Annie Calovich)
Straw provides good base. April 2, 2014 (Video by Annie Calovich)
Butler coach Doug Chance, Butler catcher Kate James and Sydnee talk about Sydnee's breakout season for the top-ranked Grizzlies after a year away from the game.
Teams of culinary arts students from seven Wichita high schools see whose healthy meal tastes the best in the Cooking Up Change competition on April 1, 2014. (video by Jaime Green)
Members of the advocacy group Game On For Kansas schools march on the Kansas state Capitol on March 31 to demand adequate and fair funding for schools. Five members of the group completed a 65-mile trek from the Kansas City suburbs to the Supreme Court building in Topeka, where they were joined by about 50 supporters for the final leg of the journey to the Statehouse.
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He took a seat in front of a standing-room-only crowd that energized him, and he cracked joke after joke.
The number of job cuts announced at Cessna Aircraft and Beechcraft on Wednesday were in line with or lower than experts’ expectations.
CLEVELAND – The trajectory of the drive brought Royals reliever Kelvin Herrera to his knees. He buckled on the mound, peered up as Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis’ go-ahead double flew into the outfield and watched a game perish in a 5-3 loss.
Country star Alan Jackson, the first singer ever to perform at Hartman Arena when it opened in March 2009, will return to headline a concert there on Thursday. Jackson, best known for hits such as “Little Bitty” and “Gone Country,” also is bringing opening act Jamie Lynn Spears, little sister of Britney. Tickets are $45, $60, $75 and $89.50 and are available by calling 1-800-745-3000, at the Hartman Arena Box Office or at www.ticketmaster.com. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. For more information, visit www.hartmanarena.com.
Six years after the bottom fell out of the nation’s economy, Wichita is seeing successes but also far too many job losses.