Ark City, KS
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    Boyd Held Following Preliminary Hearing

    42 year old Timothy Boyd remains in the Cowley County Jail under a $500,000 bond as his case is now set to begin at 9 a.m. Aug. 13. Boyd appeared in person Monday in Cowley County District Court in Winfield ...Read More

    Sick Raccoon Suspicious

    In Walnut Park, a raccoon that wandered near a parked recreational vehicle on Tuesday afternoon has folks on edge. They say the raccoon seemed to be sick, and wandered aimlessly under the vehicle. Police were called in to investigate, although ...Read More
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    Symphony Auditions Scheduled

    The Southwestern College Youth Symphony will hold auditions for young musicians who wants to be a part of the symphony for the 2015-16 school year. The auditions will be Tuesday-Thursday, May 19-21, from 5 to 9 p.m., in the Darbeth ...Read More

    Crash Snarls Ark City

    An accident snarled traffic in Arkansas City Monday afternoon. It happened around 1pm at the intersection of Summit Street and Chestnut Avenue when a Chevy S-10 Pickup, which was traveling west on Chestnut, was hit by a Mitsubishi that was ...Read More
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    Two Court Cases End With Prison Time

    An Arkansas City man, arrested last month for allegedly sending text messages to a 15-year-old female that threatened violence against her family unless she sent him explicit photographs of herself, was in court Thursday. 39 year old Stevie Austin Barnes ...Read More
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    Ice cream still safe to eat despite recalls

    Federal health officials say ice cream is still safe to eat – even amid recalls by two ice cream companies after the discovery of listeria bacteria in their frozen confections. The Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease ...Read More
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    Cigarette tax proposal meets with opposition

    Kansas smokers are upset about plans to sharply increase the cigarette tax to help fill a budget hole. The Wichita Eagle reports that smokers say they will take their business to Missouri or Oklahoma if the tax hike passes. Gov. ...Read More
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    Kansas Argues Gay Marriage Ruling

    The state of Kansas, in a new court filing, argues that the ability of same-sex couples to obtain marriage licenses in many counties should prompt a federal judge to dismiss a gay-marriage lawsuit. But on Tuesday, a lawyer for the ...Read More