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Prison sentence after Kan. woman's death in DUI crash

SEDGWICK COUNY– A Kansas man was sentenced to prison for a 2018 traffic death in south Wichita. District Judge David Dahl sentenced Monty Carpenter Jr., 36 of Wichita, to just over 6-years in prison, according to the Sedgwick County District Attorney's office. In April, Carpenter pled guilty to involuntary manslaughter...
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Wichita police partner with feds to address violent crime

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Wichita City Council approved a request by police Tuesday for a federal partnership in an effort to address a surge in violent crime. Police want help from the U.S. Marshals Service as gun violence escalates in the city. Police Chief Gordon Ramsey said Monday that shooting numbers have risen sharply over the past year.
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Do you qualify for Child Tax Credit payments? Find out here

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today launched two new online tools designed to help families manage and monitor the advance monthly payments of Child Tax Credits under the American Rescue Plan. These two new tools are in addition to the Non-filer Sign-up Tool, announced last week, which helps families not normally required to file an income tax return to quickly register for the Child Tax Credit.
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Riley Co. PD gets suggestions from Fair Police Group

MANHATTAN, Kan. (WIBW) - Conversations about create fairer policing within the Riley Co. Police Department (RCPD) date back to 2015. Talks reignited in late 2019 when Dr. Lorenza Lockett of the Manhattan-Riley County Coalition for Equal Justice (CEJ) approached Captain Josh Kyle about racial disparities in arrest rates in late 2019.
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Need for summer school in Kan. greater than ever, but where are the students?

WICHITA, Kansas — One thing the world learned during the pandemic is that school kids lose pace when Zoom replaces the classroom. “There has been some academic slide,” said Andi Giesen, assistant superintendent for learning services at the Wichita district. “On a previous trajectory, we would have expected students to be maybe a little farther along with their learning.”
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Suspect in April robbery, murder of Kan. teen captured

SEDGWICK COUNTY —Law enforcement authorities investigating the fatal April shooting of a 17-year-old boy in Wichita have captured a third suspect. Just after 6p.m. Monday police booked 25-year-old Jaron C. Palmer into the Sedgwick County Jail on a bond of $500,000 on requested charges of first degree murder and on over a dozen counts of sexual exploitation of a child, according to online jail records.
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Willie Nelson scheduled to perform in Salina

SALINA —Willie Nelson is coming to Salina in August. The Willie Nelson and Family performance is scheduled for 8 p.m. Aug. 17 in the Stiefel Theatre, 151 S. Santa Fe Avenue. Tickets start at $96 and go on sale at noon Friday. The new Stiefel walk-up box office is open near the main entrance M-F, noon-5 p.m. Monday through Friday. You also can purchase tickets by calling the Stiefel at 785-827-1998. If you need to leave a message calls will be returned within several hours. Additionally, you can purchase tickets online at www.stiefeltheatre.org.