Early Morning
Partly cloudy with overnight lows approaching 40
6:51am   6:27pm
Lots of sunshine with highs around 67
6:49am   6:28pm
Sunday Night
Low of 41 under clear skies
6:49am   6:28pm

Here's What's Happening

He Ran, Now He Pays

An Arkansas City man learned his fate Thursday morning in Cowley County Court, after he plead guilty to aggravated escape from custody. It was in April, when John Wooten escaped from jail while on a furlough for a doctor’s visit. On Thursday, Wooten... Read More.

The Wheat Harvest Continues

The combines are rolling in a good part of Kansas. With today's Wheat report, here once again is Marsha Boswell... https://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/KACY-070115-BOSWELL-WHEAT.mp3

Wheat Harvest Continues In Kansas

The 2015 Kansas Wheat Harvest continues. With more, here's Jordan Hildabrand... https://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/KACY-063015-HILDABRAND-WHEAT.mp3

Cancer Walk Raises Funds

Raising money to support the American Cancer Society, Cowley College’s Relay For Life team recently raised $8,268.92 during an event held at the Agri-Business Building in Arkansas City. With figures still being tabulated, Cowley College is currently the top fundraising team at the event.... Read More.

Good News For Hospital

South Central Kansas Medical Center administrators have received word concerning the hospital's application for Sole Community Hospital status, and the good news is that the application has been approved. The new status will become effective from the date of the approval letter, which was... Read More.

Nigerian Millers Visit Kansas Wheat Fields

A group of Nigerian millers visited the Kansas wheat harvest last week. Marsha Boswell reports... https://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/KACY-062915-BOSWELL-NIGERIANS.mp3

Shotgun Disturbance In Ark City

Arkansas City Police were called out to a disturbance in the 700 block of North Fourth Street just after 5:30 Friday afternoon. 24 year old Nathanial Thomas of Arkansas City, had allegedly pointed a shotgun at a 24-year-old Arkansas City woman. Thomas... Read More.

Water Survey Seeking Income Information

Water customers in Arkansas City can expect to begin receiving income surveys in the mai. Ark City residents are being asked to complete the one-page survey honestly and return it to the Utility Billing Office at City Hall by July 14. Any information provided... Read More.

Storms Race Through

Thunderstorms accompanied by high winds spawned tornadoes yesterday in the Midwest. National Weather Service Lead Forecaster Bob Oravec (OR'-uh-vec) says that that storm system is heading east today. As for which parts of the country are likeliest to be hit by the storms... Read More.

Wheat Harvest Underway

The Kansas wheat harvest has begun. With more, here's Marsha Boswell... https://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/KACY-062315-BOSWELL-WHEAT.mp3