This Afternoon
Highs around 99 under clear skies
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Lows around 72 under mainly clear skies
6:08am   8:50pm
Highs level off around 97 under partly cloudy skies
6:08am   8:50pm

Here's What's Happening

KDHE amends travel quarantine list

TOPEKA – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has amended its travel quarantine list to include the countries Kuwait, Mongolia and Saint Martin. The countries of India and Trinidad and Tobago have been removed. These changes are effective today, June 17. A comprehensive... Read More.

Road closure in Winfield next week

A Road Closure announcement from the City of Winfield: 17th Ave. will be closed from Main to Millington St. beginning Monday, June 21st to allow crews to install a new sanitary sewer line. Work will begin first thing Monday morning with plans to have... Read More.

Reminder from El Dorado police

El Dorado Kansas Police Department says: If you’re planning a Fourth of July block party, you’ll need to submit your Special Event application by June 23 for approval. Once approved, a $25 fee for barricades will be charged. Block Party barricades are first come,... Read More.

BBQ bash coming up

The Ark City Chamber BBQ Bash is set for June 25th, at the Chestnut Avenue Venue, from 5 until 10 p.m. The deadline to get tickets is Monday, June 21st. Happy Hour is 5 until 6pm, with the event 6 until 10 p.m., and... Read More.

KDHE reports 329 new COVID-19 cases since Monday

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment on Wednesday documented 329 new COVID-19 cases, three new deaths and 35 new hospitalizations since Monday. Overall, Kansas has seen 316,343 COVID-19 cases, 10,926 hospitalizations and 5,128 deaths. Fifteen children in Kansas have suffered from Multi-system Inflammatory Syndrome. Cowley... Read More.

DARE camp open for registration

From the Ark City Police Department on Facebook: Are you going into 6th- 8th grade? Make sure you sign up to participate in the 2021 DARE Camp! Do you know any incoming Middle Schoolers? Let them know so they can make sure they get... Read More.

Red Cross needs blood donations

The American Red Cross is experiencing a severe blood shortage as the number of trauma cases, organ transplants and elective surgeries rise – and deplete the nation’s blood inventory. Donors of all blood types – especially type O and those giving platelets – are... Read More.