Here's What's Happening

    No Levy For Library

    The Ark City Commission approves several revisions to the public library charter ordinance but rejected a request for a one-mil levy increase. The library needs a number of costly repairs, maintenance work and technology improvements it hoped to address with... Read More.

    Emotions The Topic For Students Needs

    A panel on youth and mental health outlined the growing emotional and social needs among students in Winfield, adding the responses of educators, law enforcement and mental health professionals are helpful, but not nearly enough. The panel spoke in the... Read More.

    Finuf Family Resists Parole Effort

    The family of Kurt Finuf, a Winfield man murdered 25 years ago, is again opposing the possible parole of the man convicted in the killing. A parole hearing will be held in August for Doni Hamilton, convicted of first degree... Read More.

    AC Man Busted For Weapon Display

    Ark City Police Department arrest a man after he flashes a firearm to another motorist while driving. Daniel Ortiz was brought in on assault and disorderly conduct charges. He also had a bench warrant for failure to appear in court.... Read More.

    Officers Bring In Man Accused Of Assault

    Officers in Ark City bring in a Wichita man after he assaults a police officer during a disturbance. Investigators told reporters Jaime Lambert was transported to and booked into the Cowley County Jail lockup on bond. He has posted bail... Read More.

    House Fire In Ark City

    No one was hurt after a kitchen fire at an Ark City residence. Officials told reporters crews responded to the N. C. Street address. The blaze worked its way up the walls in the kitchen area. During the fire, the... Read More.

    Police On Facebook Post

    A live Facebook recording of a local traffic stop makes the news. Winfield Police will not comment on the incident recorded by Rudy Samuel when he was stopped by officers Sunday afternoon for a turn-signal violation. Samuel went live with... Read More.
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    Police Mum On Facebook Post

    A live Facebook recording of a local traffic stop makes the news. Winfield Police will not comment on the incident recorded by Rudy Samuel when he was stopped by officers Sunday afternoon for a turn-signal violation. Samuel went live with... Read More.

    One Dead After Knife Fight

    Osage County deputies are investigating a fatal stabbing at a residence east of Barnsdall. The Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of an altercation that left one man dead and another with stab wounds. The victim told deputies that a... Read More.