Clearwater, KS

Suspect arrested for shooting at Shelbyville hotel

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Wichita, Kansas, man is in custody after authorities said he shot another man at a Shelbyville hotel over the weekend. According to court documents, the incident took place just after 9 a.m. Saturday at the Red Roof Inn on Howard Drive, just off of Taylorsville Road, in Shelby County.
Picture for Suspect arrested for shooting at Shelbyville hotel

Man injured in southeast Wichita shooting

Police are investigating a disturbance that left a man injured in a southeast Wichita neighborhood. Officers were called to a report of a disturbance with shots fired around 2 a.m. Sunday near Lincoln and Crestway, a few blocks west of Oliver. They found a 32-year-old man with three gunshot wounds who was walking east on Lincoln at Pershing. He was taken to a hospital in serious condition but police said he is expected to survive.

Wichita police investigating hit-and-run

WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - The Wichita Police Department is investigating a hit-and-run accident that led to an 18-year-old man being critically injured near Douglas and Wabash Saturday night. At approximately 10:30 p.m. Saturday, off-duty officers working at the QuikTrip located at Douglas and Washington were put out in trouble due...

Two shot in disturbance near downtown Wichita

Police are investigating a shooting that injured two people early Sunday near the Keeper of the Plains statue west of downtown Wichita. Officers were called to a report of a disturbance involving 20 to 40 people in the 600 block of North Seneca. When officers got to the scene around 4:30 a.m., there was a report of a shooting nearby at Central and Nims, and a scene was found in a parking lot south of that intersection. A 20-year-old man was found in the parking lot and he was taken to a hospital in serious condition with a gunshot wound. Another victim was found nearby with two gunshot wounds, and that person was also taken to a hospital. Police said both victims are expected to survive.

Storms return and a few could be severe

The first half of the work week will bring a few spotty thunderstorms to the state and some of those could be severe. Monday will be quiet and dry during the daylight hours with plenty of sunshine and highs climbing back into the 80s. It's during the evening hours on...

Salina man sent to Wichita hospital after motorcycle wreck

A motorcyclist was injured in a single-vehicle accident Friday evening in southwest Salina. Leon Hall, 38, of Salina, was on a 2009 Harley-Davidson motorcycle when he attempted to turn off of Glenshire Avenue onto Canterbury Drive. Salina Police Captain Paul Forrester said Hall failed to successfully negotiate the turn and crashed.

We’re In! Wichita State Receives At-Large Bid for 2022 NCAA Regional

DALLAS – Wichita State softball learned its NCAA Regional aboard an airplane traveling back from the American Athletic Conference Championship Sunday night. The Shockers are headed to the Fayetteville Regional and will open vs. Oregon. Wichita State (33-16) begins NCAA Tournament play on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 7:30...

Update: 2 people shot at Keeper of the Plains

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — Two people were shot at the Keeper of the Plains early Sunday morning. According to the Wichita Police Department (WPD), officers responded just before 4:30 a.m. to the Keeper of the Plains, located in the 600 block of N Seneca, for the report of a disturbance involving 20-40 people. Upon arrival, […]

Death penalty must fall as Kansas reckons with violent racial past

Justice is represented by a 22-foot marble sculpture at the Kansas Judicial Center in Topeka. (Sherman Smith/Kansas Reflector) The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Gretchen Eick is an author, educator and publisher in Wichita.

Man shot during fight at hotel in Shelbyville, suspect in custody

SHELBYVILLE, Ky. — A man was shot at a hotel in Shelbyville on Saturday morning, and a suspect is in custody, according to the Shelby County Sheriff's Department. Around 9 a.m., deputies responded to the call of a shooting at the Red Roof Inn located at 101 Howard Drive in Shelbyville.