Ark City, KS
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Today
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Here's What's Happening

Ark City Parks & Facilities To Get New Truck

The Arkansas City Commissioners this week, approved the purchase of a new truck. The purchase of the one-ton truck was approved by a 4-1 vote. This truck will be used by the parks department, which is currently using an older truck that is starting... Read More.

Flood Warning!

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Flood Warning for the Arkansas River in Cowley and Sumner counties until 11:08PM tomorrow night . Cowley County Emergency Management warns that minor flooding is forecast for Arkansas City, where the Arkansas River is... Read More.

Ark City Man Gets Probation In Plea Deal

It's 24 months of probation for an Arkansas City man. He could have been facing some serious jail time. 18 year old Joseph Regnier was arrested in October on suspicion of burglary and theft. Not long after that arrest, Regnier entered into a plea... Read More.

Westar Warns Of New Fraud Threat

Westar Energy has released information to alert their customers that impostors claiming to work for the electric company are calling with threats to disconnect service and demanding prepaid cards as payment. Westar says several customers have contacted their Customer Relations Center after receiving suspicious... Read More.

Rezoning Revisited In Ark City

The rezoning plans for land on Skyline Road will be sent back to the city commission in Arkansas City, without any of the suggested changes the commission requested during their last meeting. City commissioners expressed concern at the Dec. 1 meeting that regulations... Read More.

Angels In The Attic Formed In Cowley

A new organization, designed to address the needs of some Cowley County residents, has been formed. Angels in the Attic is a new 501c3 nonprofit, that will rely totally on donations from the local community. Services include a food pantry, commodity distribution and assistance... Read More.

Suit Filed In Connection With Shooting

The family of the man who was killed by a Cowley County Sheriff’s deputy has filed a lawsuit in federal court asking for $5 million. According to the suit, the death of 22-year-old Tayler Rock was the result of a conspiracy between a deputy... Read More.

Pizza Lovers Are Gonna Love This!

Pizza lovers are gonna love this! A new Dominos Pizza will soon be open in Arkansas City. Wade Lessert is the new franchise owner, and he says he hopes to have the new pizza restaurant and delivery business operating by the end of... Read More.

Cowley Students Jailed Following Boxcutter Attack

Two Cowley College students have been arrested following a fight over the weekend, in which one attacked the other with a box cutter. 19 year old Jaquor Dwayne Pugh of Beaumont, Texas is charged with aggravated assault, aggravated battery and battery. Pugh... Read More.

Kansas Wheat Announces Agreement

Kansas Wheat, U. S. Wheat Associates (USW) and the National Association of Wheat Growers are pleased that negotiators have reached an agreement in the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Marsha Boswell is with Kansas Wheat... https://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/KACY-111315-BOSWELL-WHEATNEWS.mp3