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Fire Damages Winfield Garage And Car Inside Of It On Monday

A garage and vehicle were damaged Monday in a structure fire that occurred in west Winfield. Around 3:15 p.m., the Winfield Fire-EMS Department responded to a structure fire at 1124 Pecan Lane. The residence was unoccupied at the time and multiple neighbors and a lawn mowing crew saw the smoke and reported the fire, according to fire marshal Chad Mayberry.

Pipeline leaks thousands of gallons of crude oil into a creek in north central Oklahoma

The Environmental Protection Agency is overseeing the clean-up of Skull Creek northeast of Cushing in north central Oklahoma. The creek feeds into the Cimarron River, whose aquifer provides water for agriculture and irrigation. Oil leaked into the Payne County creek from the Osage Pipeline that carries oil from Cushing to...

Towanda Fire Rescue is running out of space and looking to upgrade

TOWANDA, Kan. (KSNW) – Tight quarters. A Kansas fire chief said his department needs more space. Right now, there is not enough room for the fleet. He said it could impact how fast crews respond to an emergency. The inside of the Towanda Fire Station is currently like a game of Tetris, with several vehicles […]

Winfield police: Tasers used to stop knife attack

WINFIELD, Kan. (KSNW) — Police in Winfield say they had to use Tasers to stop an attack Friday morning. Officers went to a home in the 2700 block of East 12th Avenue just before noon for the report of a disturbance. The person who called said that a man with a knife was trying to […]

Kansas man drowns in Nebraska

An Augusta man drowned over the weekend in a Nebraska lake. Nance County, Nebraska Sheriff’s Deputies say the accident happened around 1:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon.

‘Ainsley’s Angels’ compete in El Dorado

Sporting bright pink t-shirts,logo-ed with wings, the Ainsley’s Angels of Wichita crossed the finish line at Oz Event’s Haulin Balls 10K, 5K and 1K race on Saturday, August 6th in El Dorado. The Ainsley’s Angels of Wichita are local ambassadors for Ainsley’s Angels of America. The...

People still read books

Online bookstore takes off as brick and mortar in El Dorado. Established in 2019, Reliant Bookstore was founded by Jesse McVay, Samuel McVay, Stephen McVay and Levi Keplar. Being El Dorado locals, the team brought their online business to where they enjoy spending their time most. The business started in a basement, and quickly took off.
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Strings reunion: Bennett and Gurley together again

Stephen Bennett and Bill Gurley are making music together again after many years of individual pursuits. They plan to perform at the Walnut Valley Festival in Winfield, Kansas, in mid-September. This is one of the premier acoustic music events in the country with multiple stages, and is attended by thousands of people, reported Gurley.

Wichita Home Works Exteriors

We are in the middle of the summer and the guys at Wichita Home Works are busy with exterior projects and we got to check one out today. This is a place in Derby that had some windows, doors, siding and more done to the outside the house. Shaun Delmar,...