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  1. Foster dad charged with felony murder in baby's accidental hot-car death; could get life sentenceRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | ABA Journal

    ... life." If convicted, Jackson could get life in prison. An additional second-degree murder charge in the Sedgwick County case accuses Jackson of recklessly causing the baby's death "under circumstances manifesting extreme indifference to the value of ...

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  2. Westar awards grants for solar projects to 4 local entitiesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... that will generate between 10 and 30 kilowatts. Local grant winners include: the Great Plains Nature Center, Sedgwick County Zoo, University United Methodist Church/Wichita State University and Derby North Middle School. The Wichita Eagle welcomes ...

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  3. Kansas man charged with murder after foster child dies in hot carRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... his client with murder and that an involuntary manslaughter charge would have better fit the case. But Sedgwick County District Attorney Marc Bennett said the charge was warranted because the child died during the commission of an inherently ...

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  4. Autopsy confirms Wichita man's death was suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KAKE

    ... found in his car after being there for up to three months committed suicide. The Hutchinson News reports the Sedgwick County Regional Forensic Science Center filed an autopsy report this week saying 54-year-old Adam Sabri had high levels of an ...

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  5. Foster father is charged with first degree murder after he left...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... and he accepts responsibility for the mistake. He knows because of his actions, Kadillak is dead.' But Sedgwick County District Attorney Marc Bennett said the charge was warranted because the child died because of an inherently dangerous felony, ...

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  6. Autopsy confirms man's death was suicideRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... there for up to three months committed suicide. The Hutchinson News ( http://bit.ly/1s6r3YW ) reports the Sedgwick County Regional Forensic Science Center filed an autopsy report this week saying 54-year-old Adam Sabri had high levels of an allergy ...

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  7. Commercial Building PermitsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The following applications for commercial building permits have been filed by contractors on the seventh floor of City Hall, 455 N. Main, and The Sedgwick County Yard, Seneca and Stillwell.

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  8. Advance voting for primary starts Thursday in Sedgwick CountyRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... and Valley Center will be open from noon to 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The Sedgwick County Election Office, 510 N. Main in Wichita, will have voting 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 8 a.m. to noon Monday. ...

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  9. Murder charge vs. foster dad in hot-car deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Arizona Republic

    ... his client with murder and that an involuntary manslaughter charge would have better fit the case. But Sedgwick County District Attorney Marc Bennett said the charge was warranted because the child died during the commission of an inherently ...

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  10. Murder Charge In KS Hot Car DeathRead the original story

    Yesterday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    ... made his first court appearance Wednesday to hear the charges against him. A criminal complaint shows Sedgwick County District Attorney's Office is charging the 29-year-old Wichita man with first-degree murder. An alternative count of second-degree ...

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  11. Foster father charged with first-degree murder in death of baby in hot carRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... her home with one count of first-degree murder. Seth Michael Jackson, 29, appeared calm as he listened to Sedgwick County District Court Judge Joe Kisner advise him of the charge during his first appearance in court. An alternative count of ...

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  12. GPCU, Central Star intend to mergeRead the original story

    Wednesday | Hays Daily News

    ... and chemical industries, and the greater Wichita community. He also sees providing Golden Plains' 3,000 Sedgwick County members with three local offices as a tremendous benefit. "Both Central Star and Golden Plains have a strong history of ...

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  13. Kansas deputy fired after shoplifting arrestRead the original story

    Wednesday | KHGI

    ... ) reports Wichita police officers were called to a shoplifting report at a Walmart around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday. Sedgwick County Sheriff Jeff Easter says an off-duty detention deputy was arrested for the crime. The sheriff says the man had been a ...

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  14. Vicious dog call leads to discovery of marijuana-growing operationRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Wichita Eagle

    While investigating reports of a vicious dog in south Wichita on Tuesday morning, Sedgwick County sheriff's deputies stumbled upon what appeared to be a marijuana-growing operation, Lt.

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  15. Melody McCray-Miller raised $5,875 for campaign this yearRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Wichita Eagle

    Democrat Melody McCray-Miller raised $5,875 during the most recent campaign finance period in her bid to represent District 4 as a Sedgwick County commissioner.

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  16. Sedgwick County Jail detention deputy arrested on suspicion of shoplifting at Wal-MartRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Wichita Eagle

    A 19-year-old detention deputy at the Sedgwick County Jail was arrested on suspicion of shoplifting at 9:30 p.m. Tuesday at Wal-Mart, 10600 W. 21st St. Wichita police issued a notice to appear in court for charges of petit theft.

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  17. Detention deputy fired after arrest for shopliftingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KAKE

    ... were called to a shoplifting report at Walmart, located near 21st and Maize, around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday. Sedgwick County Sheriff Jeff Easter said an off-duty detention deputy was arrested for the crime. Sheriff Easter said the man is no longer ...

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  18. Man arrested in connection with fatal shooting of Wichita 3-year-oldRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... a 3-year-old Wichita boy died Tuesday night, jail records show. Mario Terrall Benjamin was booked into the Sedgwick County Jail on Tuesday night on suspicion of criminal possession of a firearm, according to jail records available Wednesday. He was ...

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  19. Saint Francis Community Services offers foster parenting classesRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... to be licensed in the state, Saint Francis said. More than 150 foster care homes are urgently needed in Sedgwick County to keep children closer to home, according to the agency. Weekday classes are from 6 to 9 p.m.; Saturday classes from 9 a.m. to ...

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  20. Wichita police present baby-death case to prosecutorsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... caring for the baby girl. When that decision will come is not clear. On Wednesday, Jackson remained in the Sedgwick County Jail on suspicion of aggravated endangerment of a child. He is being held under a $100,000 bond. Police said the girl was one ...

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