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Pratt County Sheriff Deputies involved in chase early Thursday morning

PRATT, Kan. – Sheriff deputies in Pratt were involved in a chase early Thursday morning. According to officials, it started …Read More

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Local man formally charged with financial crimes

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – A local man was in court Wednesday morning for the formal reading of charges involving financial crimes. …Read More

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Hutch man waives hearing in methamphetamine distribution case

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – A 37-year-old man charged by the state with distribution of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia used to …Read More

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Agriculture education students awarded for Kansas Agriculture Skills and Competencies Certificates

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Twenty-four students from seven schools in Kansas have been awarded the Kansas Department of Agriculture’s Kansas Agriculture …Read More

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Chess event coming to the Kansas State Fair

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Chess enthusiasts, or those wanting to give the game a try, will have two unique opportunities to …Read More

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Grant accepted, work to begin on Southwest Chief route

GARDEN CITY, Kan. — Repair on the Amtrak route in southwest Kansas can now begin. The city commission in Garden …Read More

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Reno County Commission talks entrance and old jail remodel during meeting

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – The Reno County Commissioner Tuesday managed to get more information over plans for the new proposed secure …Read More

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Kansas regulator endorses Westar’s $78M hike

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Corporation Commission has agreed to endorse Westar Energy’s $78 million increase in annual electric …Read More

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Wichita man wants bond reduction in Reno County criminal case

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – A 47-year-old Wichita man who was arrested back in July for an incident at Cheney Lake is …Read More

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Gas prices continue to come down across the region

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Prices at the gas pump are varied across the area, with the average price locally for regular …Read More

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Brenda Brown named Clinical Director/C.O.O. at Horizons Mental Health

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Brenda E. Brown, MS, LCMFT, TLAC, has been promoted to the position of Clinical Director/Chief Operating Officer …Read More

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Hutchinson School Board briefed Monday on boundary study

HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The USD 308 School Board Monday was briefed by RSP and Associates about the boundary study the …Read More

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Man wanted in Newton stabbing case in custody

NEWTON, Kan. – A 39-year-old man wanted in connection with a stabbing case in Newton is in custody. According to …Read More

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Cases involving stalking and other crimes stacking up for Hutch man HUTCHINSON, Kan. – A 50-year-old Hutchinson man with three …Read More

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Suspect in high-speed chase and drug cases bound over for trial

HUTCHINSON, Kan. — A 46-year-old Hutchinson man was bound over for trial in two cases Monday after a preliminary hearing. …Read More

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2 hospitalized after rear-end Harvey Co. crash

HESSTON, Kan. – Two people were injured in an accident just after 7:30a.m. on Monday in Harvey County. The Kansas …Read More

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New VP named to Hutchinson Regional Health Care Systems

HUTCHINSON, Kan. — Calvin Wright has accepted the position as Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System …Read More

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New Horizons Mission project manager to speak in Hutchinson

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Space enthusiasts will be able to hear first-hand about the New Horizons spacecraft’s recent successful flyby of …Read More

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Hutchinson fire crews respond to early morning fire

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Just after 2 a.m. Monday, Hutchinson Fire crews responded to the 800 block of West 22nd for …Read More

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Wheat fungus re-emerges in Kansas after decades

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A fungus called wheat flag smut has re-emerged in Kansas after not being seen since the …Read More

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McPherson Co. murder suspect captured

MCPHERSON- Law enforcement authorities in McPherson County reported a suspect wanted for murder is in custody. Samuel N. Darrah, a …Read More

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Hutch-area man sentenced to prison in theft case involving hundreds of thousands of dollars

HUTCHINSON, Kan. — After a continuance a month ago, a Hutchinson-area man who entered a “guilty” plea to one count …Read More

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