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Wichita, Kansas is located in Sedgwick County. Zip codes in Wichita, KS include 67201, 67223, and 67219. The median home price in Wichita is $122,000 which is roughly $80/per square foot. More Wichita information.

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Local news for Wichita, KS continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Eagle editorial: WSUa s ambition vision

Wichita State University president John Bardo's ambitious vision of an urban institution on the leading edge of high-tech job creation and business innovation is coming into focus, having just gained impressive support from NetApp and the Kansas Legislature.

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8 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

KC police: Suspect in highway shootings arrested

Eleven of the 13 reported shootings that police think may be related occurred on highways, most of them in or near the massive interchange where several interstates intersect in south Kansas City.

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9 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Kansas premiere of ballet a Don Quixotea is Saturday at Century II

Wichita Grand Opera presents the Kansas premiere of "Don Quixote," a ballet in three acts performed by the Russian National Ballet Don Quixote is among the most frequently portrayed characters in all of fiction.

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13 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Woman arrested; shots fired at house with 3-year-old inside

A woman has been arrested in a case that involves shots being fired at a house where a 3-year-old was inside.

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15 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Big summer music tours mostly bypass Wichita

The latest version of Foreigner is one of the few rock acts set to perform at Wichita's Intrust Bank Arena this summer.

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17 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Jones, Godard, Cronenberg in competition at Cannes

This photo provided Tuesday, April 15, 2014, by the Festival de Cannes shows the official poster of the 67th International Film Festival of Cannes.

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21 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Wichita weather: A rainy morning

Cooler temperatures are, too, with highs only expected to be in the mid-50s. North winds will be in the low teens, forecasters say.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Drive-By Truckers at Orpheum, Tornado Bait Party at Shamrock, third...

Athens, Ga.-based Southern rock band Drive-By Truckers will perform at 8 p.m. Friday at the Orpheum, 200 N. Broadway.

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Examiner.com

May Day celebration in Wichita

In early 1886 unions fought for an eight hour work day in Chicago. Work days could be 10 to 12 hours a day.

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The Wichita Eagle

Wichita man charged with sex crimes against young girls, including rape

A 31-year-old Wichita man arrested late last week on suspicion of child rape was charged Wednesday with multiple sex crimes against four young girls, the oldest of whom are 8. Steven T. Walters is facing one count of rape, one count of aggravated indecent liberties with a child and four counts of aggravated criminal sodomy, according to a criminal ... (more)

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WIBW-TV Topeka

2 Oklahoma Women Die In Kansas Turnpike Accident

Two women from Oklahoma died when their car collided with a pickup truck driven by a man going the wrong way on the Kansas Turnpike.

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The Wichita Eagle

EL Doctorow to receive Library of Congress Prize

In this April 27, 2004 file photo, author E.L. Doctorow smiles during an interview in his office at New York University.

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Business Journal

Wichitans urge comprehensive plan priorities of jobs, water

Wichitans who are contributing to a comprehensive plan that would help guide the city through 2035 say they have top priorities of creating jobs and a stable water supply.

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Boy playing with lighter sets house on fire

A boy playing with a lighter is believed to be responsible for a house fire Tuesday morning in south Wichita.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Wichita Center for the Arts Theatre Stages War Paint, Now thru 4/20

Wichita Center for the Arts Theatre is proud to present, "War Paint," an original play written and directed by Dr. Bret Jones .

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The Wichita Eagle

Wichita Passover service includes moment of silence for shooting victims

In the wake of an anti-Semitic attack that claimed three lives outside Jewish facilities in Overland Park, Rabbi Michael Davis used the Hebrew phrase "hamrot hakol" to describe Tuesday's Passover gathering at his synagogue in Wichita.

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The Wichita Eagle

For a War Painta star, real life imitates art

"War Paint" is not autobiographical, but writer and director Bret Jones and actress Alison Bridget Chambers can relate to many of its themes.

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The Wichita Eagle

Will Brownback sign school finance bill? Emporia, Wichita audiences hear different answers

President of USW Local 241 Robert Cammarn holds a sign in front of El Dorado Civic Center, where Gov. Sam Brownback was scheduled to appear for the Governor's One-Shot Turkey Hunt on Thursday.

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The Wichita Eagle

Wichita school on track to get storm shelter pending funds from FEMA

Another Wichita school will get a storm shelter by August if funds from the Federal Emergency Management Agency come through as expected, district officials said.

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The Wichita Eagle

Colbert to visit future home of CBS' 'Late Show'

This Sept. 23, 2012 file photo shows TV personality Stephen Colbert at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards Governors Ball in Los Angeles.

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