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  1. Man in critical condition with burns after apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    A 41-year-old man is in critical condition after sustaining burns in an apartment fire in northeast Wichita on Saturday evening, a Sedgwick County dispatcher said. Firefighters responded to an apartment fire in the 2000 block of North Old Manor at The Timbers apartment complex shortly before 8 p.m., the dispatcher said.

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  2. Identity quest: How nine-year pursuit of a Lou Castroa unfoldedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Perez didn't have a job but drove white Corvettes, played with expensive remote-control planes and surrounded himself with women who were decades younger. On Feb. 18, a Sedgwick County jury convicted the 55-year-old of 28 charges, including first-degree murder, rape and sexual exploitation of a child.

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  3. Snow in Wichita area to taper off after noonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... for possibly another 1 to 1.5 inches to fall on Saturday, for a total of 3 to 4 inches. A supervisor for Sedgwick County 911 said she didn't have an accurate count of accidents because the Emergency Accident Report Plan was in effect, directing ...

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  4. Cache of Joylanda s stolen goods recovered with Louie the ClownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... sorts of identifying information," said Kite, president of the Historic Preservation Alliance of Wichita and Sedgwick County. He is hoping that many of the missing items will be returned voluntarily rather than requiring law enforcement officials to ...

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  5. Sedgwick County Sheriffa s Office seeking publica s help in mana s deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... is seeking the public's help in the investigation of an Oklahoma man's death. Capt. Greg Pollock of the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office tells the Wichita Eagle that sheriff's investigators are working with law enforcement agencies from both states ...

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  6. Kansas Supreme Court suspends Sedgwick County judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KSNT-TV Topeka

    The Kansas Supreme Court has ordered a 90-day, unpaid suspension for Sedgwick County District Judge Timothy H. Henderson for violating the code of judicial conduct. The ruling handed down Friday comes after a finding by the Judicial Qualifications Commission that Henderson had sexually harassed female attorneys and staff.

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  7. Kansas Supreme Court suspends Sedgwick County judge Timothy H. HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Capital-Journal

    The Kansas Supreme Court has ordered a 90-day, unpaid suspension for Sedgwick County District Judge Timothy H. Henderson for violating the code of judicial conduct. The ruling handed down Friday comes after a finding by the Judicial Qualifications Commission that Henderson had sexually harassed female attorneys and staff.

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  8. Wichita, Sedgwick County ready to start the engine on roads projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Wichita Eagle

    Major road work is planned at spots across Wichita and Sedgwick County this year, including on both ends of Kellogg. Construction is expected to begin later this year on two major Kellogg projects, although the disruption to traffic should initially be minimal, officials say.

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  9. Kansas sheriff's office seeking public's help in man's deathRead the original story

    Friday | KHGI

    ... is seeking the public's help in the investigation of an Oklahoma man's death. Capt. Greg Pollock of the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office tells the Wichita Eagle ( http://bit.ly/1DgGuzQ ) that sheriff's investigators are working with law enforcement ...

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  10. a Minnesota guya David Lundberg jailed on financial chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Wichita Eagle

    Former downtown Wichita developer David Lundberg was booked into the Sedgwick County Jail this week on a slew of alleged financial charges, according to jail records. Lundberg and Michael Elzufon, often referred to as "the Minnesota guys," began acquiring properties in downtown Wichita in 2004.

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  11. Can you help solve this crime?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Wichita Eagle

    A personal bank card was stolen from a mailbox and used 32 times between Jan. 21 and Jan. 26. The Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office is looking for the woman who used the bank card and is a suspect in the theft. Loss has been estimated at between $2,500 and $3,000.

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  12. No arrests in rural Park City homicideAuthorities seek associatesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Ark Valley News

    No arrests in rural Park City homicideAuthorities seek associates By Chris Strunk Last Updated: February 26, 2015 No arrests have been made in last week's shooting death of a Tulsa man in rural Park City. Sedgwick County sheriff's Lt.

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  13. Reign of terror endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Ark Valley News

    In handcuffs, Daniel Perez is taken out of a Sedgwick County courtroom after hearing the jury's guilty verdict. Perez will be sentenced March 24. Reign of terror ends By David Dinell Last Updated: February 26, 2015 'Family' leader's conviction a victory for his victims Daniel U. Perez's journey is done.

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  14. Shawnee County residents about as likely to be working as before recessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Capital-Journal

    ... ratio than the nation as a whole," Busch said. Other Kansas counties CEDBR examined had similar results: Sedgwick County fell from about 66 percent before the recession to about 59 percent since 2011; Douglas County, from about 66 percent to 62 ...

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  15. Advance voting to open Thursday at nine Wichita locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... And voters on the northeast side will select two of three candidates to advance in District 2. Voters in Sedgwick County outside of Wichita have no primary elections. The general election to choose city and school officials across the county is ...

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  16. Sam Williams, Jeff Longwell top fundraisers in mayora s raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... far. Here is a list of all the mayoral candidates and what they've raised so far based on filings with the Sedgwick County Elections Office: Culver, 43, is a sheet metal worker at Tennison Bros. He was born in Wichita and grew up in Andover, Rose ...

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  17. Wichita Heights student contracts whooping coughRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... coughing spasms, which may make breathing difficult. The disease is preventable by vaccine, according to the Sedgwick County Health Department. Arensman said the Northwest case is the only one confirmed by the district. Symptoms of whooping cough ...

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  18. Sheriffa s Office seeks publica s help in finding person who shot Tulsa manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Wichita Eagle

    The person or people who killed a 56-year-old Tulsa man whose body was discovered last week at 69th North and Hillside remained at large Wednesday, according to the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office. Capt.

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  19. Investigators ask for public's help in Park City area homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KAKE

    Sedgwick County authorities are asking for the public's help to identify a man who might have information on a recent homicide. The body of Dale Childress was found north of Park City, February 15th.

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  20. Man armed with shotgun robs convenience store on West 13th StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Wichita Eagle

    The man walked into the store in the 1800 block of West 13th Street shortly before 6:15 a.m. and demanded money, a Sedgwick County emergency dispatcher said. The clerk complied and put the money in a black laundry bag the robber brought with him.

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