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

Here's What's Happening

New Pump Put On Back Burner

The Arkansas City Commission has voted unanimously to table buying a new backwash pump, and to buy a refurbished unit instead. The main pump at the city water treatment plant recently failed, and now a backup pump is being used. The commission had been... Read More.

Abegg Sentenced In Connection With Child Death

A busy day on Thursday in Arkansas City District Court… A woman who was arrested last year following the death of her 16-month-old daughter was sentenced Thursday, to only probation. Lindsey Abegg was sentenced to 12 months in prison for possession methamphetamine, 7... Read More.

America’s Heartbeat 2016

Here is the official line up for "America's Heartbeat" coming June 3rd to the Wilson Park Rotunda.  1025 The River is excited to be a part of a show with so much GREAT TALENT!! We're looking forward to seeing you there!  Purchase your tickets now... Read More.

Donations Sought For Fire Victims

Donations are being sought to help the Williams family who lost their home and all their possessions in a fire Tuesday. A post on Facebook by a relative of the family requested clothing for Debbie Williams and her four children, who lost everything in... Read More.

Saline County authorities investigating a jury duty scam

In Saline County, authorities are investigating a jury duty scam. Salina police Captain Chris Trocheck reports a 72-year-old Salina man was contacted just after 5 p.m. Sunday evening by a man identifying himself as being from the Sheriff’s Office. He told the victim that... Read More.

Angels in the Attic open for business

Angels in the Attic celebrated its grand opening week yesterday with a formal ribbon cutting on Thursday at 11 a.m. Business Manager Janice Marr said the store, located at 109 S. Summit St., will have special sales each day this coming week. Marr said... Read More.

Angels In The Attic Celebrating This Week In Ark City

Angels in the Attic will celebrate its grand opening week beginning today, and with a ribbon cutting ceremony set for 11AM Thursday, with cookies and refreshments. The store is at 109 S. Summit St., and they will have special sales each day this week.... Read More.

Ark City Movie Series Kicks Off Tonight

The 2016 Outdoor Summer Movie Series kicks off tonight in Arkansas City with a double feature under the Wilson Park rotunda at 701 N. Summit Street. Tonight's kick off movie is “Jurassic World,” sponsored by RCB Bank, and “Jurassic Park,” cosponsored by the City of Arkansas City... Read More.