Tonight
33°
Clear skies and quiet with overnight lows approaching 33
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7:50am   6:33pm
Friday
62°
Sunny skies with highs around 62
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7:51am   6:32pm
Friday Night
40°
Low of 40 under mainly clear skies
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7:51am   6:32pm

Here's What's Happening

COLD WEATHER

Winter weather is impacting most of the state. The National Weather Service has issued Winter Weather Advisories for the region as up to eight inches of snow could fall in northwest Kansas. Snowfall amounts in the southern part of the state could range from... Read More.

TOWN HOUSE MOTEL SHUTTING DOWN

A downtown Ark City motel, which has been used as long-term, low-income housing… is shutting down. The manager of the Town House Motel… Sandy Hawkins…. told the local newspaper that the owner of the motel posted a notice, stating that it was closing due... Read More.
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SPLASH PADS PLANNED FOR WINFIELD KIDS

Two new splash pads will soon be open in Winfield. They are expected to be open by next June at Cherry Street Park and the Winfield Aquatic Center. Splash pads are recreational areas that include things like pipes and nozzles that spray water for... Read More.

BURDEN WATER NOW OK

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has rescinded a boil water advisory for the City of Burden that had been issued because of a loss of pressure in the system due to a main break. Laboratory testing samples collected from the City of Burden indicate... Read More.
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ATLANTA WATER NOW CONTAMINATED

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has issued a boil water advisory for The City of Atlanta, in Cowley County. Until further notice, if your tap water appears dirty, flush the lines by letting the water run until it clears. Boil water... Read More.

BOIL ADVISORY

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has issued a boil water advisory for the City of Burden, but the stress the advisory is not related to Covid-19. Until further notice, if tap water appears dirty, people are being asked to flush the water... Read More.
https://www.myunionstate.com/

WRECK INVOLVES 5 MOTORCYCLES

A wreck involving five-motorcycles happened Saturday on U.S. 77 Highway… sending at least two people to Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. According to the Cowley County Sheriff’s office, it happened just before 3:30 Saturday afternoon, when the five motorcycles were traveling northbound and approached... Read More.
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COVID CASES CONTINUE TO CLIMB IN KANSAS

The number of COVID-19 cases in Kansas is continuing to increase. As of yesterday, there had been 72-thousand-968 cases and 872 deaths reported statewide. Sedgwick County has recorded 10-thousand-927 COVID-19 cases, which is the second most in the state.

Deer-vehicle collisions highest in fall

The Kansas Department of Transportation, Kansas Highway Patrol, Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism and AAA Kansas are working together this fall to raise awareness and help drivers avoid collisions with deer. While deer can be spotted near roadways any... Read More.