Ark City, KS
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Humidity: 57% Dew Point: 48°
Clouds: 3% Pressure: 29.81 in
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Here's What's Happening

Credit Card Fraud Case Said Close To Resolution

A case involving four Winfield High School students who are all facing charges related to a credit card theft has been continued until March 5 in Cowley County District Court. 18 year old William Adler; 16 year old Benjamin Adler; 17 year old Samson Sawyer;... Read More.

IRS Warns Of Scam

Folks in Cowley County should be on the alert for a phone scam in which they are threatened with a lawsuit from the Internal Revenue Service. Similar scams have been reported around the country. Now, the IRS is offering the following tips for people who... Read More.

Museum Changes Hours

The Cherokee Strip Land Rush Museum Board of Trustees met on Tuesday, and voted 5-2 to change the museum’s operating hours. Before the change, the museum was open seven days a week, but hours on Monday and Tuesday were somewhat limited. Now, the museum will... Read More.

Crash Leaves Two Injured

A woman from Winfield had to be cut from her vehicle by emergency personnel following a two-vehicle accident Tuesday morning at Broadway Street and the K-360 bypass. Eric Swanson, of Arkansas City, was eastbound on the bypass as another vehicle, also eastbound, stopped to turn... Read More.

Man Shot Himself. Now Possibly Facing Charges

A 46-year-old Arkansas City man who was found shot Saturday night in rural Winfield, has now admitted to shooting himself. It was apparently the result of a botched suicide attempt. The man's name has not been released. Originally, he told police he was shot by... Read More.

Hospital Agreement Inked

The South Central Kansas Medical Center Board of Trustees on Thursday, unanimously voted to enter into an affiliation agreement with Wesley Medical Center LLC. It will happen fast, in fact the new agreement goes into effect this Sunday. The agreement will be for five years,... Read More.

Suspicious Vehicle Sought

Cowley County Sheriff DOn Read is putting out a warning about some suspicious activity recently. On Tuesday, a citizen who lives near Rock noticed a dirty-white Suburban that came onto his property. It had a white male and a black male inside.... Read More.

Considering Travel Today? One Word: Don’t!

If you have travel plans today, you might want to rethink them to avoid a real mess at many airports around the country. A monster snow storm has blanketed the northeast in a thick coat of snow. Thousands are without power and travel bans have... Read More.

Ark City Board Of Education Meets

The Arkansas City Board of Education met Monday night, and board members heard a presentation from Roosevelt Elementary School staff on how they are working hard to make a difference in the lives of their students. The presentation began with a video clip of students... Read More.

Kraft Speaks Out In Defense Of Patriots

As we count down the hours until Super Bowl 49 this weekend, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft came out swinging yesterday, saying there are no cheaters on his team. The NFL is investigating whether the Patriots used under-inflated footballs in the AFC... Read More.