David Dennis thanks his supporters after he defeated incumbent county commissioner Karl Peterjohn. He also received a surprise phone call during his victory speech. (Video by Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle)
Gubernatorial candidates Jack Bergeson and Josh Svaty accused fellow Democrat Laura Kelly of lacking commitment to expand Medicaid in Kansas. Kelly says she fought hard to expand the medical care program since the day it became an issue in Kansas.
Kansas congressional candidate, James Thompson says Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will be in Wichita to help him campaign. The Thompson campaign rally will take place at 1 p.m. July 20 at the Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway, Wichita.
Democrat James Thompson speaks to supporters at the Murdock Theatre after narrowly losing the 4th District congressional race to Republican Ron Estes on Tuesday, April 11, 2017. Thompson announced plans to run again in 2018. (Video by Travis Heyin
Senator Bernie Sanders and rising democratic star Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez came to Wichita on behalf of James Thompson, who is running for Kansas' 4th Congressional District seat during a rally at Century II Friday.
The Nebraska State Patrol said a semi crashed into a trooper's patrol vehicle on Monday, July 16, 2018. The trooper did not suffer serious injuries, but the semi driver was taken to a hospital. The Patrol released dash camera footage of the crash.