• Kansas father and son drown after rain sweeps vehicle off road

    The sheriff's office identified the victims as 72-year-old Dennis Catron Sr., and 39-year-old Dennis Catron Jr., of rural Elk City.

  • Soggy weather rolls into KAKEland for Monday and Tuesday

    A slow moving area of low pressure tracking across the central plains will bring cloudy and soggy conditions to KAKEland for Monday and Tuesday. Soggy Monday-Tuesday Rain showers and thunderstorms will gradually slide north across KAKEland Monday throughout the day with abundant cloud cover for North and South Central Kansas. Western 

  • Late day storms could be severe

    Hot and relatively humid today across KAKEland with showers and storms entering the picture late. Storms that develop late in the day into the overnight could be severe across Western Kansas with the main threats being high wind gusts that could exceed 60mph and hail stones that could top 1”. 

  • Wellington residents clean up after storm hits

    Winds up to 70 miles an hour knocked down trees and power lines, causing hundreds of people to be without power.  The clean up efforts continuing across Monday evening as crews work to put up new power poles in east Wellington, but one resident describes what rolled in on Monday afternoon. "Somewhere around 1:15 or 1:130, I guess it was.  It came in windy, rainy and within 10 minutes, you couldn't even see outdoors it was blowing so hard," said Wellingt...
  • Sherman County issues travel alert due to severe weather

    The Cheyenne-Rawlings-Sherman County Emergency Management has issued a travel alert due to severe weather.