Early Morning
41°
Lows around 41 under mainly cloudy skies
14%  
6:55am   8:01pm
Wednesday
62°
Daytime highs approaching 62 under partly cloudy skies
5%  
6:54am   8:02pm
Wednesday Night
41°
Partly cloudy with lows around 41
5%  
6:54am   8:02pm

Here's What's Happening

High Speed Chase And Drugs Ending In Arrest

A high speed chase involving the Cowley County Sheriff’s Office late Tuesday night, resulted in the arrest of an Arkansas City man on a string of charges. 32 year old Sage Breeze Martin failed to pull over when deputies tried to stop him... Read More.

Cowley Adds Up Storm Damage

The storm that raced through Cowley County on Friday, left behind a trail of destruction, including collapsed grain bins, fallen power lines, and disrupted traffic. The grain bins came down at Fleming Feed & Grain, with pieces of them blown onto a nearby road,... Read More.
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Winfield Man Dead Following Crash Involving Cow

An accident involving a cow leaves a Winfield man dead, and a woman injured. The two were on a motorcycle that crashed into the cow Saturday night near Dexter. 46 year old Todd Gritzmaker was driving a motorcycle north on K-15 when he... Read More.

New bike trails opening near Veterans Memorial Lake

A group of bicyclists and trail runners have put in hundreds of hours opening a mountain bike trail west of Veterans Memorial Lake. The Traveler is reporting the trail, dubbed the “Cottonwood Trail,” is 8 1/2 miles long, broken into two different sections –... Read More.
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Ghostbusters Tonight In Ark City

In case you hadn’t noticed, we’ll bring something to your attention now… today is Friday the 13th. Spooky? Well, if you want “spooky”, come on out for the Friday Family Movie Series tonight for the 1984 classic comedy, Ghostbusters. It begins tonight at 7... Read More.

Hospital Voting Begins!

Let the voting begin! Ballots for the proposed 1-percent sales tax have been mailed and voting is now in progress. The tax, if passed, would go toward easing the money crunch affecting the South Central Kansas Medical Center. Arkansas City’s total sales tax rate... Read More.
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2016 Kansas Sampler Festival was a success

The numbers are in and it looks like the 2016 Kansas Sampler Festival was a success, even as rain slowed things down Sunday afternoon. Winfield was host to the festival Saturday and Sunday at Island Park, the first year of its two-year hosting stint.... Read More.

Winfield Shooting

A report of a gunshot in the area of Cherry Street Park early Monday morning, brought police out in Winfield. And just as officers were getting to that call, another call came in, this time, about a man who showed up at William Newton... Read More.
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Ark City Commission Favors Tax

The Arkansas City Commission, by a unanimous 4-0 vote this week, agreed to issue a resolution supporting the South Central Kansas Medical Center and for the proposed 1-percent, 10-year sales tax to help the medical center to make its annual bond payments. The commission... Read More.