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Former Blue Dragon gets probation for computer crime

A former Hutchinson Community College woman’s basketball player who was originally charged with sexual exploitation of a child was sentenced …Read More

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Hutch man gets 55-months in stabbing incident

After being continued last week, a Hutchinson man found guilty of two counts of aggravated battery, aggravated burglary and aggravated …Read More

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Sentencing hearing in child sex case continued again

For the second week in a row, the sentencing hearing for a 38-year-old Hutchinson man found guilty of attempted rape, …Read More

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Local unemployment numbers show slight drop

The unemployment rate here in Hutchinson dropped slightly in March according to the numbers released from the Kansas Department of …Read More

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Minor accident sends Hutchinson man to jail for DUI

Reno County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to an injury accident a 1/2 mile west of Mayfield on 43rd. A passerby …Read More

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Former Newspaper Employee Accused Of Embezzlement

A former Hutchinson News employee is free on a 15-thousand dollar bond after he was arrested for three crimes associated …Read More

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Your Easter weekend forecast

After windy and warmer weather conditions on Saturday…showers and thunderstorms will on the increase Easter Sunday and Sunday Night as …Read More

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911 dispatchers celebrated this week

911 Dispatcher Alicia Sparks works with Hutchinson Police Thursday in the center located in the basement of the Hutchinson / …Read More

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Hutch police looking for this man as a person of interest

The Hutchinson Police Department needs your help identifying the male in this picture. He is a person of interest in …Read More

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Judge throws out blood evidence in manslaughter case

District Judge Trish Rose issued a written opinion this week on a defense motion to suppress the blood evidence of …Read More

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USD 308 Students To Hear Employer Views On Drug Use

Students at the Hutchinson Career and Technical Education Academy will have the opportunity to hear employer viewpoints about drug use …Read More

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State Reaches Plea Deal With Hutch Man In Manufacturing Case

A 35-year-old Hutchinson man arrested back in September of 2012 for being involved in a meth manufacturing had wanted some …Read More

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Thursday Weather

Your 7-Day Forecast

A mild spring day will be on tap for Friday, with breezy conditions and high temperatures in the lower 70s. …Read More

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Kidnapping-Aggravated Battery Hearing Set

While a 31-year-old Hutchinson area man will face trial in June for one case, there is now a preliminary hearing …Read More

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Tattletale burglar charged

The 27-year-old Hutchinson man who called police back on April 9, to report a burglary at a neighbors home, only …Read More

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Hutch Man Now Formally Charged In Rape Case

A 48-year-old man has been formally charged with two counts of rape, aggravated criminal sodomy and aggravated battery. Those charges …Read More

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Hutch Man Charged For High Speed Chase In Court Wednesday

A 35-year-old Hutchinson man arrested back on April 6, after he allegedly fled a Kansas Highway Patrol Trooper and Hutchinson …Read More

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Altrusa International District Eight Conference to be held in Hutchinson

Hutchinson Altrusans will be Mining for Stars as they host the 58th annual Altrusa International District Eight conference. It’s scheduled …Read More

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Apple Blossom Festival Kicks Off Spring In Newton

Newton’s first outdoor celebration of spring, the Apple Blossom Festival, is set for Friday, April 25, at Newton Presbyterian Manor. …Read More

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Wednesday Weather

7-Day Forecast

The Spring time roller coaster ride continues through Thursday. Extreme grassland fire danger values are possible across the Flint Hills …Read More

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Judge denies defense motion in gun incident case

Judge Tim Chambers denied a defense motion to dismiss the charges against a 23-year-old Hutchinson man accused of criminal discharge …Read More

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Commissioner upset with tax notices

What could only be described as a tongue lashing by County Commissioner Dan Deming to County Treasure Jan Hull occurred …Read More

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