Wichita man arrested for child rape


A 37-year-old Wichita man is in jail for two counts of rape of a person under 14-years-old. Police got a call shortly after midnight Tuesday, from a woman in the area of Pawnee and Broadway. She told

Snow moves into Wichita area


A new winter storm brought light snow to the Wichita area Tuesday afternoon and the snow is expected to continue into Wednesday morning. A Winter Weather Advisory will be in effect for south central Kansas until 6

WPD investigating downtown homicide


Wichita police are asking for any information on the death of 63-year-old Loyd Alexander. Officers got a call for a suspicious death around 1:45 Monday afternoon. A woman reported finding Alexander dead in his home in the

Police investigating man’s death in south Wichita


Police are investigating after a man was found dead in a south Wichita neighborhood. Police were called to a report of a man down in the 1800 block of South Southeast Boulevard around 2:30 Monday afternoon.   A

WSU Announces $17.5 Million Renovation of Wilkins Stadium


Wichita State will is set to begin four phase, $17.5 million renovation of Wilkins Stadium, home of WSU softball. The renovations include a 12,471 square-foot team complex which includes a locker room, coaches locker room, classroom, team

Man arrested for mom’s death near McPherson


An 18-year-old man has been arrested for the death of his mother at a home near McPherson. Canton police were called to a home Monday afternoon, where they found 52-year-old Briana Lance dead in the back yard.

More highway closures in north Wichita


Expect delays through Wichita’s north junction as crews work to close off lanes over the next few days. The following closures have been announced.   Tuesday through Friday, expect single lane traffic on SB I-135 from 45th