<![CDATA[Local News | The Wichita Eagle & Kansas.com]]> http://www.kansas.com/news/local/ en-us Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:05:32 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:05:32 CDT Local 60 Bees escape during transfer near Broadway, MacArthur http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25961620.html#storylink=rss Numerous bees escaped during a transfer in a south Wichita parking lot on Wednesday morning. The transfer occurred at about 5 a.m. in the 100 block of West MacArthur, a Sedgwick County emergency dispatcher said, near Broadway.

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Wichita’s Joyland appears in new photo book about creepy amusement parks http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25963081.html#storylink=rss Wichita’s defunct amusement park Joyland has landed on the cover of a new book of photographs about abandoned theme parks.

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Lawsuit accuses Wichita officer of tampering with knife at fatal shooting of Marine http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article25978075.html#storylink=rss A lawsuit alleges that one of two Wichita police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a Marine veteran suffering from PTSD tampered with evidence at the scene – a knife.

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Wichita police search for woman in stabbing case http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article25976161.html#storylink=rss Wichita police are looking for a 20-year-old woman who they believe may have been involved in the stabbing of a 34-year-old man.

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Veteran’s son asks council to take down Wichita pavilion’s Confederate flag http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25956808.html#storylink=rss The man whose father’s name is on the veterans’ flag pavilion in downtown Wichita is asking City Council members to take down the Confederate flag flying at the plaza.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:25:36 CDT

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VIDEO: Wichita police discuss rabies cases http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25842220.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 06:40:35 CDT http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25842220.html Via Christi clinic to assess cancer risk will open Sept. 1 http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25934323.html#storylink=rss Medical experts will look at patients’ family histories.

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New laws mean new changes in Kansans’ lives http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25924108.html#storylink=rss The new laws take effect in Kansas as the state passes the traditional July 1 enaction date.

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Caution around skunks urged as Kansas rabies cases rise http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25925716.html#storylink=rss The number of positive rabies cases in Kansas already is the same as last year’s – and 2015 is only half over.

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Firefighters offer advice on how to handle the heat http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25912330.html#storylink=rss The key? Start hydrating well before you’re going to be doing some serious sweating, said Wichita Fire Marshal Brad Crisp.

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Wichita woman uses black and white ribbon as symbol against hate http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25817311.html#storylink=rss Beverly “B. Kay” Van Es hopes people might put up some black ribbon with white ribbon. In the wake of a massacre at a South Carolina church, the ribbon is a symbol that two races are united, the Wichita woman says.

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VIDEO: Rueda de Wichita Policia en Espanol (June 30) http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article25843714.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:11:24 CDT http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article25843714.html See which Kansas cities have the most affordable rent http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25826488.html#storylink=rss A recent study compares how much money workers have to earn to afford rent in different parts of Kansas and the country.

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Police: Man arrested after threatening children, dog near 21st, Rock Road http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article25836547.html#storylink=rss A 53-year-old man was arrested after a confrontation during which he allegedly pointed a gun at five children playing with their dog in a backyard Monday night, police said.

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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:49:02 CDT

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See how patriotic Kansas is compared to other states: It’s not what you think http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25833685.html#storylink=rss A new study by WalletHub ranks every state according to their civic and military participation. Kansas is not where you would think.

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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:56:58 CDT By Oliver Morrison

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What will you do with your extra leap second tonight? http://www.kansas.com/living/article25819258.html#storylink=rss An extra second is being added today to make human clocks match the Earth’s clock.

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Healthy Babies funding in limbo as Sedgwick County commissioners weigh its scope http://www.kansas.com/news/politics-government/article25799485.html#storylink=rss A Sedgwick County program supports maternal and infant health, with the goal of reducing the area’s infant mortality rate, but some commissioners question its effectiveness.

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Cherokee County wants Crawford County casino to be blocked http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25819744.html#storylink=rss Cherokee County commissioners plan to ask the Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission to reject a recommendation for a casino in southeast Kansas and to restart the selection process.

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Part of Waco shut down by water line break near 13th Street http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25817179.html#storylink=rss A water line break forced the closure of Waco through most of Tuesday morning, forcing commuters who use that street to find an alternate route.

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Wichita woman in fair condition after fatal weekend crash in Cowley County http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25817056.html#storylink=rss A Wichita man was one of two people killed in a crash late Saturday night in Cowley County, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.

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Supreme Court ruling may save Westar millions http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25807390.html#storylink=rss A Supreme Court decision Monday requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to account for costs of its regulations will allow Westar Energy to delay and possibly avoid millions of dollars worth of clean-air upgrades to its four coal-fired power plants in Kansas, company officials said.

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Three Wichitans sentenced in mail thefts, bank fraud http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article25784182.html#storylink=rss A Wichita woman has pleaded guilty to her role in a scheme that included stealing mail from postal boxes and cashing counterfeit checks.

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Some Kansas judges will not say whether they will issue same-sex marriage licenses http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25775434.html#storylink=rss Despite a Supreme Court ruling Friday that legalized same-sex marriage on Friday, some Kansas judges would not say Monday whether they would comply.

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:15:38 CDT

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Former Montgomery County official charged with wire and bank fraud http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article25785820.html#storylink=rss The former director of the Montgomery County Conservation District was charged Monday with one count of wire fraud and one count of bank fraud, according to U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom.

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Police: Man fires shot after argument with girlfriend http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article25761760.html#storylink=rss A man was arrested Sunday after he allegedly fired a shot at one of his girlfriends after an argument, police said.

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Police: Two men tie up, rob man after he brings woman home http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article25759903.html#storylink=rss A man told police he was robbed and tied up by two men who burst into his house early Monday morning not long after he brought a woman home with him.

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Cross-country cyclist and Goddard native finds a natural respite in Kansas http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25742932.html#storylink=rss Some TransAmerican trail riders opt to skip the state, hitchhiking their way through the miles of open-ended monotony. That’s a mistake, according to Megan Taylor, a Goddard native who biked across America in the past few months.

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PHOTOS: Baltimore Orioles feeding on jelly http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25596370.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 11:42:00 CDT http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25596370.html VIDEO: Nancy And Janice hold hands http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25683715.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 27 Jun 2015 19:25:04 CDT http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25683715.html VIDEO: Natalie and Lisa at the rally http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25692169.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 27 Jun 2015 22:27:43 CDT http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25692169.html