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 4:40am
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Today
79 63
Rain in the morning.
82%   81%
7:16   7:28
Sat
73 52
Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
7%   31%
7:17   7:26
Sun
76 55
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
3%   41%
7:18   7:25

Here's What's Happening

WINFIELD OFFICER INJURED WHILE RESPONDING TO FIGHT

A Winfield Police officer was injured last Sunday night after responding to a disturbance in the 400 block of Indiana Street. A Winfield man is behind bars now in connection with that incident. Officers responded to the area around 8pm Sunday after getting a... Read More.

10 CHARGED WITH MEDICAID FRAUD

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt on Wednesday, announced that his office has charged 10 different people in seven different counties with Medicaid fraud and related charges as part of an enforcement sweep. The criminal charges against the 10 defendants allege that while working as... Read More.

Queens Chosen For Arkalalah Celebration

Five young ladies were selected after four days of online voting by Cowley College students, faculty, staff, and administration as finalists for Queen Alalah, who will be crowned during the annual Coronation at 7:30pm on October 26th at the Robert Brown Theatre in the... Read More.

Winfield Tennis Coach Loses Battle With Cancer

Some sad news today… Winfield High School tennis head coach Brian Shaw lost his battle with cancer Tuesday afternoon. Shaw passed away yesterday at his home. Shaw became head coach of the WHS tennis team in 2009 after a stint as assistant coach. Shaw... Read More.

ARK CITY WOMAN JAILED FOR SLAPPING POLICE OFFICER

An Arkansas City woman has been arrested, after police say she battered an officer and another male victim. 47 year old Theresa Roemmich is now facing charges, including battery, domestic violence, battery of a law enforcement officer, criminal damage to property, disorderly conduct, and... Read More.

SPRING HILL GOLF GETS LIFELINE FROM ARK CITY

The Spring Hill Golf and Recreation Association has been struggling with what they say is only a temporary cash flow problem. Now, they have turned to Arkansas City for help, and city leaders are stepping up to offer some assistance. Commissioners this week, approved... Read More.

WEST NILE REPORTED IN KANSAS – HORSES AT RISK

The Kansas Department of Agriculture Division of Animal Health has received notification of multiple confirmed cases of West Nile virus in horses across the state over the past few weeks. West Nile virus is a preventable disease, with annual vaccinations that have proven highly... Read More.

CONVICTED SEX OFFENDER ORDERED RELEASED ON TECHNICALITY

A convicted sex offender has been released from a Kansas Dept. of Corrections facility after his most recent conviction was overturned by the state’s Supreme Court. On Monday, 41-year-old Loarn Fitzgerald II was released by court order from Ellsworth Correctional Facility. Now, because... Read More.

Kansas Man To Do Life Behind Bars For Child Sex Crimes

A Kansas man was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility for parole for 25 years on Tuesday, for child sex crimes. Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt says 28 year old Timothy Frobish was found guilty by a Cherokee County jury in January... Read More.

Sumner County Wreck Results In Severe Injuries

A one-vehicle wreck Saturday afternoon on Kansas 15 in Sumner County, just west of the Sumner-Cowley County line, leaves one area man with severe injuries. The Sumner County Sheriff’s Office says the man in his 20’s, whose name is not yet being released, was... Read More.