<![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 webmaster@wichitaeagle.com School finance fix will mean lower taxes for Wichita district residents http://www.kansas.com/news/local/education/article86278712.html#storylink=rss Property tax reduction projected at between 1 and 2 mills

District could reconsider some postponed building projects

Governor signs school finance fix into law

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You can still sign up in Wichita to keep your shoes on at the airport http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article86303862.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:57:38 CDT

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Abortion-rights supporters, foes weigh in on Supreme Court decision http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article86197672.html#storylink=rss Wichita’s abortion clinics relieved

Anti-abortion activists to focus on judicial system in next election

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Pratt man sentenced to life in prison for child sex crime http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article86272332.html#storylink=rss Dashaun Ray Howling’s crime was prosecuted under Jessica’s Law

He won’t be eligible for parole for at least 46 years, attorney general says

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Would-be cowboys, here’s a cattle drive just for you http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article86119167.html#storylink=rss 400 Texas longhorns to be driven across three states

2017 marks 150th anniversary of Chisholm Trail

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Downtown Diversity Jam aims to use music to bring people together http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article86115987.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 26 Jun 2016 17:20:51 CDT

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John Brown comes to life for Wichita Pachyderm Club http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article86097497.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:14:14 CDT

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Keep your eyes on the road and avoid risks of texting while driving http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article86097847.html#storylink=rss Distracted-driving deaths keep increasing year after year

Distraction now causes at least one out of 10 traffic fatalities

Hands-free technology not a good solution, WSU scientist says

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Don’t let your fireworks fun get out of hand http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article86095862.html#storylink=rss 30 fireworks tents coming to Wichita

Fireworks regulations vary by location

Illegal fireworks the leading cause of injuries in Wichita in 2015

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GraceMed begins work on South YMCA clinic http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article86094967.html#storylink=rss GraceMed ran into funding obstacles

Clinic part of effort to expand south-side health care access

Clinic will open in early 2017

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Approved school funding plan may be ‘equitable,’ but what about ‘adequate’? http://www.kansas.com/news/politics-government/article85984012.html#storylink=rss School finance plan passed with overwhelming bipartisanship Friday

Kansas schools will stay open next month

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When even gangs complain, you know you have a problem http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article85997687.html#storylink=rss Wichita police chief takes on “problem properties”

Such properties suck up too much manpower, costs, Ramsay says

Chief says police lack tools, that new ordinances are possible

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New police chief on patrol: a chase, an arrest – and a grass-stained uniform http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article86006707.html#storylink=rss “I still love going out on the streets. I learn by doing.”

His only “injury”: grass-stained uniform pants

He gets to know fleeing motorcyclist

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Kids get to see Real Men and a beautiful park up close http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article85988822.html#storylink=rss Real Men, Real Heroes hosts Community Day at Fairmount Park

Nonprofit group offers positive experiences

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Man critically wounded in shooting on South Richmond http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article85955472.html#storylink=rss Victim in his 40s; shooting appears to be linked to disturbance

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Police: Shots fired near Kellogg and Woodlawn http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article85974157.html#storylink=rss Two women at home; witness sees man leaving area with handgun

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Man tells Wichita police he stabbed suspect after being attacked http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article85969492.html#storylink=rss Occurred early Saturday on East Countryside

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Murder charge dropped in October killing http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article85939677.html#storylink=rss Emmanuel Crosby was facing murder, other criminal counts

Uncooperative witnesses led to dismissed charges, prosecutors say

David Ingram fatally shot multiple times during alleged drug deal on Oct. 15

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Brownback says he will sign school finance plan passed by lawmakers http://www.kansas.com/news/politics-government/article85793822.html#storylink=rss Bill would send $10.3 million in additional aid to Wichita school district

Plaintiff districts think bill meets equity standard

Plan would use sale of Kansas Bioscience Authority for school finance fix

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"Problem properties" an increasing issue for local law enforcement http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article85803387.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:11:28 CDT http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article85803387.html Man granted probation for carrying homemade firecracker into Wichita women’s clinic http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article85884452.html#storylink=rss Moises Trevizo Jr. pleaded guilty to criminal use of explosives

Probation conditions include a ban on contact with South Wind Women’s Center

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‘Hamilton’-inspired tweets chronicle Kansas school finance debate http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article85860162.html#storylink=rss Shawnee mom says #ham4ksleg hashtag is “a little bit of levity”

Even one lawmaker got into the Broadway spirit

Musical’s lyrics pair well with political drama in Topeka, fans say

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What caused death of 2-year-old who was found in Wichita field? http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article85788162.html#storylink=rss Jhornee Bland, 2, was found dead in a field May 9

Autopsy results: Undetermined cause and manner of death

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Kansas Honor Flight returns to Wichita http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article85804637.html#storylink=rss Veterans returned to Wichita Eisenhower National Airport on Friday

Travelers from World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War

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Kansas Honor Flight returns to Wichita http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article85803047.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:08:16 CDT http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article85803047.html Investigation continues into 3-year-old’s drowning http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article85799477.html#storylink=rss Girl drowned in above-ground pool Thursday

Drowning occurred at house near Harry and Meridian

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Can you help solve this crime? (June 25, 2016) http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/crime-of-the-week/article85753837.html#storylink=rss This Crime Stoppers case involves two suspects who are sought in 13 forgery cases that occurred in April.

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Supreme Court’s affirmative action ruling won’t affect Kansas schools http://www.kansas.com/news/local/education/article85654537.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 19:18:56 CDT

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Water playground opens at Buffalo Park http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article85589237.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 16:10:48 CDT

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Former teacher faces trial on indecent liberties charge http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article85649062.html#storylink=rss Terry L. Couch, 56, bound over for trial on one count of aggravated indecent liberties with a child

He entered a not guilty plea

Alleged victim testifies about long embrace at Couch’s apartment

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