Ark City, KS
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Here's What's Happening

JOBS MEAN GOOD NEWS FOR SOME, BAD NEWS FOR OTHERS

Many community colleges in Kansas are struggling with enrollment… or perhaps we should say, “lack of enrollmen.” Cowley College is among them. Back in 2014, Cowley enrolled 2,911 full-time equivalent students. Since then however, enrollment has declined steeply. In 2019, the total was 2,006... Read More.

ARK CITY MAN FACING FEDERAL DRUG CHARGES

An Arkansas City man has been indicted in a federal meth case. 47 year old Keith Goodman is among several people who are now facing federal drug charges in a methamphetamine trafficking case brought about by the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Kansas. Goodman faces... Read More.

SHERIFF RELEASES STATEMENT INVOLVING NETTROUER DEATH

Cowley County Sheriff David Falletti’s Office has released a statement, saying the case involving the death of Jacob Nettrouer continues to be investigated, and the sheriff says it was not an officer involved shooting. According to the sheriff’s information, one Deputy was present outside... Read More.

ARK CITY WOMAN ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES

Arkansas City Police arrested a woman on drug charges after a traffic stop near Arkansas City High School. 44 year old Amy Wingert was charged with one felony count each of no drug tax stamp and possession of methamphetamine. She was also charged with... Read More.

ARK CITY MAN FACING FELONY CHARGES

The Arkansas City Police Department arrested an Ark City man on a weapon charge after a traffic stop. 36 year old Darin Pinion, is facing a felony charge of criminal possession of a firearm. Pinion was also charged with driving under the influence. He... Read More.

NEW K9 OFFICER ON THE WAY

A drug sniffing K9 will once again soon be part of the Cowley County Sheriff’s Department. Sheriff Dave Falletti made the request on Tuesday… and County Commissioners approved it…. The new K9 officer will cost $8,000 plus training… the money to pay for it... Read More.

WINFIELD MAN SAID TO BE COMPETENT TO STAND TRIAL

A Winfield man has been found competent to stand trial in the case in which he is charged with aggravated indecent liberties with a child younger than 14. Austin McKinney was previously declared incompetent and ordered to undergo further treatment during a court appearance... Read More.

‘SERIAL ARSONIST’ TAKEN INTO CUSTODY

A person they are calling a serial arsonist has been taken into custody in Barton County. Authorities say late last Sunday afternoon, 911 calls began coming in there about hay bales on fire… all within 45 minutes of each other. Some witnesses reported seeing... Read More.