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    Flood Concerns

    Flooding remains the concern here in the center of the country – after a series of tornados barreled through Oklahoma and Kansas. A paramedic service says 12 residents of a trailer park were taken to hospitals after their homes suffered... Read More.
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    Tornadoes!

    Powerful tornadoes blew across the Southern Plains yesterday- hitting parts of Nebraska, Oklahoma and Kansas hard- injuring at least 18 people – five critically – damaging hundreds of homes and businesses and cutting power to thousands more. Rich Thompson is... Read More.
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    Burden Man Killed In Crash

    A rollover crash claimed the life of a Burden man early Tuesday morning. The accident happened around 7:30AM just northeast of Winfield. 54 year old Thomas Kidd was driving a Chevrolet Tracker when he crossed the center line, then drifted... Read More.
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    Still No Arrests In Shooting Case

    As of early this morning, no suspect has yet been arrested in conneciton with the deadly shooting Monday night on Third Avenue in Winfield. It was just before 9pm when two men were shot with a shotgun. One of those... Read More.
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    High Speed Chase Crashes Sheriff’s Vehicles

    A high-speed chase last night ended with a collision between the vehicles of two Kay County sheriff’s deputies. It happened just east of Winfield, and began in Kay County at 9:10PM. The crash happened at about 9:30 at the intersection... Read More.
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    Bad Weather Forecast For Winfield & Ark City

    The national Weather Service in Wichita says our chances of severe thunderstorms will shoot up considerably tonight and will continue on into Wednesday. According to forecasters, strong storms are possible tonight, with dime-sized hail, gusty winds and heavy rain the... Read More.
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    Several Ark City Crashes Reported

    A two-vehicle accident involved several people from Arkansas City on Thursday evening. It happened just before 7:30pm at the intersection of South A Street and East Madison Avenue, when Douglas Strack, driving a northbound Nissan Sentra, failed to stop at... Read More.

    Changes In Museum Rules

    The Cherokee Strip Land Rush Museum Board of Trustees has made some changes in the bylaws. New board members will now be chosen by the current board, and they can serve indefinitely if they so choose. Previously, current board members... Read More.