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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 $138,000 which is roughly $79/per square foot. More Wichita information.

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Naked thieves take burgers from SW Fla eatery

In fact, waitress Nancy Sansevieri is still laughing after police released surveillance video Wednesday showing the college-aged men - two naked and one clad in underwear - stealing 60 hamburgers from Doc's Beach House in Bonita Beach.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

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Baby Dies After Being Left In Hot Car In South Wichita

Officers were called just before 7 p.m. to the 1500 block of South Topeka. When they arrived on scene, they found the baby unresponsive in the car.

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The Wichita Eagle

Chinese delegates, Wichita officials sign deal to develop aviation opportunities

Delegates from Xi'an, China, visited with city officials Thursday to sign a memorandum of understanding that the two cities will develop economic and trade opportunities around aviation.

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Texas prosecutor seeks to clear convicted rapist

The Dallas County district attorney said Thursday that DNA testing shows Michael Phillips is innocent and identifies another man as the culprit in the rape of a 16-year-old girl at a motel.

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Business Journal

Hartman VP: Potential Wichita Wild buyer seeks more time

Morrie Sheets , vice president for real estate at Hartman Oil Co. Inc., tells me that it was his hope that a deal would close Friday, but now he's not so sure.

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Wichita signs agreement with China on aviation partnership

Wichita Mayor Carl Brewer and officials from China on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding designed to facilitate economic and trade opportunities related to aviation manufacturing.

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Bombardier layoffs to impact back-office workers, Wichita cuts not yet known

As Bombardier reorganizes, Eric Martel will remain the lead of Bombardier's business aircraft segment, which includes the Learjet operations based in Wichita.

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Luciano's food truck hits Wichita streets

Fans of Luciano's , the well-regarded Italian restaurant in Mulvane, know that if they want to enjoy owner Luciano Mottola's homey pasta dishes, they're going to drive.

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Business Journal

New coalition says Wichita sales tax would harm economy

Jennifer Baysinger, a leader of the newly formed Coalition For a Better Wichita, suggested that if the sales tax goes up, it will drive more people to shop online.

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Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming to open in Wichita

A wide selection of baked treats are displayed on the bakery table at another location of Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming.

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Washington Examiner

Kennedy Center to host 'Dance Day' celebration

Actress Jenna Elfman and dancer Du-Shaunt "Fik-Shun" Stegall will be at the Kennedy Center this weekend to celebrate National Dance Day.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

KAUZ

Dirt Racing Back in The Falls

The facility was given a million dollar facelift. Moseley said they hope to bring dirt racing back to its prime once again in The Falls.

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The Wichita Eagle

Greater Wichita Ministerial League, assistant secretary of state clash at meeting

A group of predominately black Wichita-area pastors say an assistant Kansas secretary of state was rude and disrespectful during a presentation on voting issues at a recent meeting.

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Man charged in slaying of 5-year-old Miss. girl

Gulfport Police Chief Leonard Papania says charges were filed Wednesday against 29-year-old Alberto Julio Garcia of Gulfport, identified several days ago as a person of interest in the slaying of Ja-Naya Thompson.

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Gunman who wounded 2 Texas officers found dead

Hidalgo County sheriff's Commander Joel Rivera said Wednesday that officers found the body of Joaquin Cibrian after determining it was safe to approach the home in the Rio Grande Valley town of La Joya.

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Somali lawmaker shot dead in drive-by shooting

Capt. Mohamed Hussein said Wednesday that Saado Ali Warsame, who also was a popular singer of Somali folk music, was shot dead by gunmen who pulled up near her car as she was being driven to a hotel.

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Ex-general to challenge Indonesian election defeat

Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto gestures during a press conference in Jakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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Wichita City Council hears more details about sales tax options [The Wichita Eagle :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 23--In the coming weeks, Wichita City Council members likely will consider two alternative ballot languages that could be part of a 1-cent sales tax ballot measure in November that would generate about $400 million over the next five years.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Bowling Green player charged with attempted rape

Court records show 19-year-old William Houston, of Dublin, was arraigned Monday in Bowling Green Municipal Court and later released on bail.

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Dion Avello: Experience as Derby mayor would serve him well on Sedgwick County Commission

Derby Mayor Dion Avello, right, talks with Michael Schoenhofer in east Wichita on Thursday.

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