Ark City, KS
83
Mostly Cloudy
Feels like 86°.
Humidity: 64% Dew Point: 69°
Clouds: 74% Pressure: 29.82 in
Wind: S 9 mph Visability: 10 mi Conditions as of 4:48pm
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Today
83 70
Rain starting in the evening.
94%   82%
6:45   8:22
Wed
86 68
Partly cloudy until evening.
48%   41%
6:46   8:21
Thu
91 68
Rain overnight.
25%   60%
6:47   8:20

Here's What's Happening

ROAD WORK BEGINS THIS WEEKEND IN ARK CITY

Road work begins this weekend on West Radio Lane in Arkansas City, starting at 15th Street and progressing east toward Summit Street by the end of next Monday. The contractor will be applying a High-Density Mineral Bond, along with pavement markings on Radio Lane,... Read More.

ARKANSAS CITY STABBER ARRESTED

An Arkansas City man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing that occurred back on July 24th. 40 year old James Jackson is facing a felony charge of suspicion of aggravated battery and disorderly conduct. It was back on July 24th, just before... Read More.

FOOD RECALL ANNOUNCED – WE HAVE THE DETAILS HERE

The United States Department of Agriculture is warning of the potential contamination of beef, pork and poultry salad and wrap products sold here in Kansas, and nationwide… to stores including Trader Joe’s, Kroger and Walgreen’s. A Food Safety and Inspection Service alert warns consumers... Read More.

STORMS LEAVE BEHIND DAMAGE IN COWLEY COUNTY

Heavy storms Monday afternoon in Arkansas City brought heavy rains and high winds. Some damage was reported in the southern part of the county, and perhaps even a tornado. Around 1:45pm Monday, a tornado warning was issued for southwestern Cowley County. It expired at... Read More.

MORE FLUSHING THIS WEEK IN ARK CITY

Arkansas City is continuing its annual fire hydrant flushing program, with work proceeding across north Arkansas City starting next week. The Environmental Services Division will begin flushing Sections 11 and 12 — which contain a total of 71 fire hydrants along and north of... Read More.

Arkansas City Chamber of Commerce Stepping Down

On Thursday, the Arkansas City Chamber of Commerce announced that CEO, Kammy Downs has resigned in order to accept an art teacher position in Kansas City. Downs gave her two week notice to the Executive Board of Directors and said that she has truly... Read More.

ANOTHER PUBLIC MEETING TONIGHT ON HOSPITAL TAX ISSUE

The City Commission of Arkansas City, which also serves as the South Central Kansas Medical Center Board of Trustees, will be host to its fifth town hall meeting on the Health Care Sales Tax proposal at 7 p.m. Thursday at Roosevelt Elementary School, in... Read More.

NEWKIRK MAN CHARGED WITH MURDER

A Newkirk man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a woman Saturday afternoon in Newkirk. 36 year old Brock Wilkins is now facing a charge of first degree murder. Wilkins is accused of assaulting and killing 53 year old Michelle Gentry... Read More.

FOUL PLAY SUSPECTED IN NEWKIRK DEATH

A Newkirk woman who was assaulted in her home on Saturday afternoon, is now dead. It began around 3 Saturday afternoon, when 911 operators got a call about a woman who had fallen, and was said to have been bleeding and unresponsive on 11th... Read More.