Ark City, KS
70
Light Rain
Feels like 71°.
Humidity: 88% Dew Point: 67°
Clouds: 64% Pressure: 29.96 in
Wind: E 5 mph Visability: 10 mi Conditions as of 3:40am
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Sat
73 52
Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
7%   31%
6:17   6:26
Sun
76 55
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
3%   41%
6:18   6:25
Mon
81 62
Partly cloudy until evening.
9%   50%
6:19   6:23

Here's What's Happening

VOTES ARE OFFICIAL

A re-canvas of last week’s midterm election in Cowley and Sumner counties didn’t change the final results. All the winners that were said to have won when the polls closed, are still the winners… only now it is official. That includes the race for... Read More.

MAN WITH KNIFE JAILED

A man who officers say threatened deputies with a knife in Cedar Vale Tuesday afternoon, is in the Chautauqua County jail. That man, whose name is not yet being released, is reported to have barricaded himself in a room in the Cedar Vale Lodge... Read More.

WINFIELD TO STEP UP SCHOOL SECURITY

School security is getting a boost, after the Winfield board of education on Monday, approved purchase of automatic access control and physical lock upgrades. Funding received from a Kansas State Department of Education grant award for Safe and Secure Schools will be used to... Read More.

BLACKWELL MAN MAKES MOST WANTED LIST

A Blackwell man is now moving up on the Most Wanted list… A reward of up to $25,000 is now being offered for information leading to the arrest of 34 year old Luis Frias… who U.S. Marshals say stabbed his ex-wife, a former... Read More.

VETS MOVIE SCREENING AT COWLEY

As part of the Veterans Day celebration at Cowley College, Staff Sergeant Justin Smith served as the featured speaker during the screening of Citizen Soldier on Friday in the Earle N. Wright Community Room. The event, which was open to the public, was co-hosted... Read More.

ARK CITY STUDENTS DO WELL AT SPELLING BEE

Ark City Middle School hosted the City Spelling Bee on Thuesday. The top four spellers will now head to Winfield to participate in the County Spelling Bee on January 16th. Congratulations to the finalists. Fourth Place: Jess Bowling; Third Place: Raynae Carter; Second Place:... Read More.

ARK CITY COLLECTION SCHEDULE CHANGES LISTED

The City of Arkansas City will shift to a four-day sanitation schedule next week due to the closure of all City offices Nov. 12 in observance of Veterans Day. The Cowley County Landfill also will be closed Nov. 12 for this observance of Veterans... Read More.

POLITICAL SIGN THEFT IS… WELL, THEFT!

State Sen. Larry Alley of Winfield, says there have been a number of thefts of politician signs for Republican candidates recently. Alley says some of the signs he personally has put up over the past couple of weeks have been stolen… some as many... Read More.

MURDERER DENIED PAROLE… AGAIN

A convicted murderer responsible for the shooting another man in Winfield back in 1993, has been denied parole for the fifth time. 47 year old Doni Hamilton was convicted of first degree murder, criminal possession of a firearm, and theft in connection with... Read More.