Former Shocker Fred VanVleet, now a member of the Toronto Raptors, was back in Koch Arena on Saturday, along with former teammates Ron Baker and Evan Wessel. Baker is also a rookie in the NBA this year. (Feb. 18, 2017)
Ron Baker, after an illustrious career at Wichita State, made the New York Knicks roster as an undrafted free agent. His team traveled to Oklahoma City on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, and several Ron Baker fans were eager to see him. (Video by Travis
Members of the Wichita State basketball readers panel talk about their favorite players, both present and past, their most memorable games and some of their game day rituals. (Video by Fernando Salazar/The Wichita Eagle)
Wichita police arrested a man on suspicion of aggravated assault and aggravated battery following a drive-by shooting that injured a 2-year-old girl. Police say the shooting was connected to an "ongoing gang feud" between Wichita street gangs.
Wichita is considering selling MacDonald Golf Course to Waterfront developer Johnny Stevens. The par 72 course was once the Wichita Country Club in 1913. The city hadn’t solicited offers for the course.
Imara, an eastern black rhinoceros born in 2004, has a skin condition that makes her vulnerable to direct sunlight. She spends all her days in the rhino barn behind the scenes at the Kansas City Zoo, or in a small shaded pen just outside.