Strong winds and hail damaged buildings in Dexter earlier in the day Monday.Damage included broken windows, dented vehicles, pitted siding and some crop damage, according to photos submitted to KSOK, which can be seen in the comments by clicking the Facebook post below:
A Ponca City infant is in critical condition and a woman was arrested for child neglect, abuse and obstruction of justice.According to a news release from the Ponca City Police Department Monday afternoon, Alliance Medical staff reported a 2-month-old had been brought in by... Read More.
Grants totaling $21 million are available for rural Kansans through the Rural Energy for America Program to help agricultural producers and rural small businesses access federal funds for renewable energy and energy efficiency improvements, according to a press release Thursday from the USDA's Rural Development state... Read More.
(WICHITA, Kan.) -- Seven people were shot and two others were trampled when a gunfight involving multiple patrons erupted early Sunday inside a Wichita nightclub, sparking a chaotic stampede for the exit door, according to police.At least four guns were fired during the wild... Read More.
A man was found deceased Sunday morning after being pulled from a submerged car in Wellington.According to a press release from the Wellington Police Department, Ralph Pingry, 42, of Wellington, was the man pulled from the vehicle.Shortly before 8 a.m. Sunday, Wellington police officers... Read More.
State Rep. Web Roth (R-Winfield) stopped by the Bob FM/KSOK studios last Friday with the latest from Topeka as the legislature addresses governor vetoes and more as this session nears its end.Roth, who represents the 79th District in the legislature, was live on Bob... Read More.
Husky Liners in Strother Field, a manufacturer of automotive aftermarket products, including custom fit floor and cargo liners as well as many other automotive aftermarket accessories, will close this summer as part of a consolidation move by its parent company, RealTruck.According to a statement... Read More.
Cowley College’s Board of Trustees approved the authorization to enter into a lease agreement with Brunswick Properties LLC for its new Wichita location.The lease will begin May 1 and expire on April 30, 2028, according to minutes from Monday's board meeting in the McAtee Dining... Read More.
Emergency management officials warn on increased fire danger today and into Friday.Strong south winds and unseasonably warm and dry air will result in very high to extreme grassland fire danger Thursday afternoon and early evening, according to the National Weather Service out of Wichita.The... Read More.
Cowley College’s Workforce and Community Education Department and the Wichita Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosted Secretary of State Scott Schwab last week at Cowley’s Wichita Center.According to press release from the college, Schwab presented to new and small businesses about registering with the state.Cowley... Read More.
A Towanda man died following a car vs motorcycle accident Sunday night in Butler County.According to a news release from the Butler County Sheriff's Office, Shane Bushey, 32, died at the scene.Authorities were called to the intersection of SW 70th and SW Prairie Creek... Read More.
The Kansas Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Saturday night in Sumner County.According to a news release from the KBI, the Wellington Police Department requested KBI investigative assistance on Saturday at 11:07 p.m. KBI agents and the Crime... Read More.