Early Morning
Overnight lows approaching 30 under clear skies
7:50am   6:33pm
High of 62 under sunny skies
7:51am   6:32pm
Friday Night
Mainly clear skies and quiet with overnight lows approaching 40
7:51am   6:32pm

Here's What's Happening

DUI Arrest Following Arkansas City Crash

A crash Friday night at the intersection of Birch Avenue and Eighth Street in Ark City resulted in a DUI arrest. Three vehicles were involved in the accident. One, driven by 43 year old Eric Andrews of Arkansas City, was northbound on Eighth Street when... Read More.

Restaurant Closed In Ark City

A well known local business is no more... Tadyn’s Restaurant and Bar on S. First Street in Arkansas City has closed its doors for good. The restaurant announced on Facebook on Monday that it was shutting down. Owner and operator Tammy Bain posted on Facebook, that they... Read More.

Driver Recovers From Injuries

The driver of a pickup truck that on Monday morning, ran off East Madison Avenue into a drainage ditch has been released from the hospital. The Ark City Traveler reports that Dustin Staten said his brakes failed as he approached the stop sign on Country... Read More.

Tractor Fire Pushes Couple From Apartment

A tractor caught fire Monday afternoon in a barn near Winfield, and that blaze caused about $50,000 in damage. It happened just before 5pm at the barn on HH Constant Road. The barn is owned by Jeff Everhart. When firefighters arrived, they found the building... Read More.

Monday Morning Crash Still Under Investigation

Not a lot of information has yet been released, but we do know that there was a one-vehicle injury accident Monday morning near the intersection of Country Club Road and East Madison Avenue, east of Arkansas City. The driver was taken to South Central Kansas... Read More.

Winfield Business Seized For Taxes

The Kansas Department of Revenue has shut down a Winfield business. All the assets of Interskate 77 on Main Street were seized on Sunday for nonpayment of state sales taxes. The revenue department’s civil tax enforcement division says Interskate 77 owes $44,190 in state sales... Read More.

8-Year-Old Hit By Bullet

An 8-year-old child, who was hit by gunfire, is listed in stable condition at a Wichita hospital. It happened when the child was wounded during a target practice session Friday morning in Cowley County. The child was hit in the chest by what is believed to... Read More.

Flames Spare Vintage Car

Winfield firefighters battled a barn loft fire last week at a property owned by Ed and Rochelle Scott. Ed Scott reported he was burning some vines and brush and went inside for just a few minutes. But when he came back out,... Read More.

Truck Shot In Winfield

Winfield police say a shot was fired into a vehicle on Fuller Street. The Ark City Traveler reports that Crystal Davenport was driving a Chevrolet Silverado owned by her husband, Jonathan at the time, and the shot apparently was from a BB or pellet gun. Luckily,... Read More.

Brownback Recinds Order Protecting Gays

Kansas no longer will ban discrimination against gays, lesbians, bisexuals, and the transgendered in hiring and employment in much of state government because of an action announced Tuesday by Gov. Sam Brownback. The Associated Press is reporting this morning, that the governor has rescinded an... Read More.