Clear skies and quiet with overnight lows approaching 38
6:55am   6:24pm
Skies becoming overcast with highs around 67
6:54am   6:25pm
Thursday Night
Isolated thunderstorms likely, otherwise overcast skies
6:54am   6:25pm

Here's What's Happening

Wheat Tribute To Wheat Farmers

Kansas wheat farmers work hard each year to grow the nation’s largest supply of high quality hard red winter wheat. Kansas Wheat would like to take this opportunity at the end of the year, to thank all who contribute to the success of... Read More.

Cowley Weather Warning Issued

The National Weather Service in Wichita has upgraded Cowley County into a Winter Storm Warning until 6PM today. The weather service warns that ice accumulations may exceed one-quarter of an inch between the Kansas Turnpike and the Flint Hills. Snow and sleet accumulations are... Read More.

Hospital Bemoans Penalty

More than 750 hospitals in this country, are being penalized under the Hospital-Acquired Conditions Reduction Program... and more than half of those hospitals are being penalized for the second year in a row. Locally, the news is especially frustrating for South Central Kansas Medical... Read More.

Cowley Commissioners Eye Insurance Issues

The Cowley County Commission met this week, when, according to the Ark City Traveler, they learned more about some previous problems with the county’s employee health insurance. Michah Boulanger is a broker for the county between county employees and insurance companies. He is employed... Read More.

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.