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News in Sedgwick County, Kansas
Fitch Rates Sedgwick County KS PBC Bonds 'AAA'; Outlook Stable
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 10:11:00 -0700
Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AAA' rating to the following Sedgwick County, Kansas bonds:
Kansas high court remands Wichita murder conviction
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:58:32 -0700
The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday remanded to Sedgwick County the first-degree felony murder conviction of Quartez Brown in the 2010 killing of a Wichita man suspected of raping a Brown family friend.
Kansas Man Gets 7 Years For Theft And Fleeing Police
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 05:10:49 -0700
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man with more than 50 prior felony convictions has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison for a series of recent crimes including burglary.
Affidavit: Child crying on 'Game of Thrones' reminded man that he left girl inside hot car
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 20:57:41 -0700
This image provided by the Sedgwick County Jail shows Seth Jackson, who has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 10-month-old foster daughter who he left in a hot car on July 24 in Wichita, Kansas.
Schodorf calls for firing of Sedgwick County Election Commissioner
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:26:17 -0700
Schodorf issued a statement demanding that Secretary of State Kris Kobach fire Sedgwick County Election Commissioner Tabitha Lehman over what she calls a series of mistakes.
Kansas man gets 7 years for theft, fleeing police
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 06:58:29 -0700
A Kansas man with more than 50 prior felony convictions has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison for a series of recent crimes including burglary.
Governor's 'urban opportunity zones' proposal to include Topeka
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:18:43 -0700
Gov. Sam Brownback said Friday that Shawnee County would be among the counties to benefit from a "urban opportunity zone" program his re-election campaign has touted, but details of the program have yet to be released.
Cowley Democrats hold fundraiser
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 20:03:04 -0700
Jean Schodorf, Candidate for Secretary of State, addresses the Cowley County Democrats Friday at Cherokee Strip Land Rush Museum. She was joined by Jill Docking, candidate for lieutenant governor, Chad Taylor, candidate for U.S. Senate, and Rep. Ed Trimmer, D-Winfield.
Kansas issues public health warnings for 7 lakes
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:05:22 -0700
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Health officials are alerting the public about potentially harmful algae blooms in Kansas lakes. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has issued warnings for high levels of the toxic algae in seven lakes. Those include Chisholm Creek Park Lake in Sedgwick County, ...
Officials warn of toxic algae levels Kansas lakes
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:38:41 -0700
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is cautioning the public about toxic levels of blue-green algae in several lakes.