Ark City, KS
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Today
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Tue
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Here's What's Happening

WINFIELD POLICE ISSUE UPDATE ON FRIDAY SHOOTING

More information today on that shooting in Winfield on Friday. According to an official news release from the Winfield Police Department, officers, firefighters, and EMS personnel were called out Friday afternoon just after 2 to the 500 building of St. James Court for a... Read More.

SHOOTING SUNDAY IN GEUDA SPRINGS

Details are still not all in, but we have learned that Cowley County deputies and Arkansas City EMS responded Sunday afternoon to a report of a shooting near Geuda (Goo-Duh) Springs. According to the local paper, the victim drove from the scene of the... Read More.

SHOOTING IN WINFIELD

The investigation continues into a shooting that happened Friday afternoon in East Winfield. It resulted in several school lockdowns, and a search for two suspects that included safety warnings to the public. The shooting happened around 2pm Friday at Canterbury Village. Police were searching... Read More.

CHILI SALE RAISING MONEY FOR SCHOOL TRIP

A Chili and Art Sale continues to raise money for Cowley College’s Art and Design Club. Student members of the club raised more than $300 during the 12th annual Art Club Chili and Art Sale held this week… on Wednesday… in the Earle N.... Read More.

CREEKSTONE EXPANSION UNDERWAY

Creekstone Farms broke ground this week, on a major expansion of their beef processing plant in Arkansas City. When finished, the new $35 million warehouse will take up 41,334 square feet as a refrigerated distribution center, and will include an automated storage and retrieval... Read More.

HUFF SENTENCED

A former Arkansas City High School teacher who was charged with having unlawful sexual relations with a 17-year-old female student last year, was handed an 18-month suspended jail sentence after reacheing a plea deal with Cowley County prosecutors. The agreement in the case of... Read More.

TUCKER STEPPING DOWN THIS WEEK

Ricci Tucker, the sports and special services director with the Winfield Recreation Commission, is leaving at the end of this week. Tucker has accepted a new job as maintenance division foreman with Gottlob Lawn & Landscape in Winfield. According to what Tucker told the... Read More.

WINFIELD COMMISSIONERS APPROVE SEWER PROJECT

Winfield City Commissioners met Monday, and voted to approve a sewer improvement project. According to a report today in the local newspaper, the commission voted unanimously…. 3 to 0…. to add the project to the city’s capital improvement plan. It involves the complete replacement... Read More.

METEOR VISIBLE OVER 12 STATES INCLUDING KANSAS

What many locals thought at first was a plane crash, turns out to most likely have been a meteor. It happened earlier this month, when many in Cowley County reported a fireball. That fireball was so bright, it was actually visible far beyond Cowley…... Read More.