Lows level off around 41 under mainly cloudy skies
6:55am   8:01pm
Partly cloudy skies with a high of 62
6:54am   8:02pm
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy skies with a low of 41
6:54am   8:02pm

Here's What's Happening

State gets in on distracted driving campaign

The Kansas Department of Transportation is reminding drivers to put down the phone and eliminate all distractions as part of the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration’s distracted driving campaign. In Kansas, one in four vehicular crashes is caused by a distracted driver, according to... Read More.

Public meeting set to address natural gas

A public meeting is planned for Monday, April 5th, to address the impact of winter storm Uri on natural gas. It’s set for 7 p.m. at the Community Center at Baden Square in Winfield.

Lawmakers reject mask order

Kansas lawmakers yesterday rejected an effort to keep mask mandates in place in Kansas. The governor’s order required people to wear masks indoors at businesses and public spaces, and outdoors when they can’t be socially distanced. But legislative leaders overturned the order.

Senate passes civics exam requirement

Kansas lawmakers are closer to sending Governor Laura Kelly a bill that would require graduating high school students pass a civics exam. Students would be able to take the test multiple times until they pass. The Kansas Senate passed the bill on Wednesday, and... Read More.

Compost Facility Updates Hours

The City of Winfield announced, The Compost Facility has updated hours for Spring & Summer! The Compost Facility at 320 Broad St. is now open Tuesday & Thursday 12pm to 6pm and Saturday 9am to 3pm. Beginning Saturday, April 3rd, 2021, the Neighborhood Trash... Read More.