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Theater Company Faces Budget Shortfalls

Updated: 12/28/2006 - A KAKE On Your Side investigation revealed a Wichita theater company is facing financial difficulties as employees struggle to cash paychecks.

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Wichita Teen Sentenced to Life in Prison

Updated: 12/28/2006 - A judge sentenced a Wichita man to life in prison on Thursday for his role in a deadly shooting. Christopher Gant was convicted of murder in November, after admitting he knew a crime was going to happen

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Two Fort Riley Soldiers Killed in Iraq

Updated: 12/28/2006 - Two soldiers based in Ft. Riley, Kansas are some of the latest casualties in the war in Iraq. Sgt. 1st Class Dexter E. Wheelous, 37, of Winder, Ga., and Capt. Hayes Clayton, 29, died in seperate IED explosions.

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High Speed Chase Ends in Fiery Wreck

Updated: 12/28/2006 - A high speed chase down a Kansas highway ended this morning with a car in flames and two men behind bars. The drama began on I-70 in Wabaunsee County just after 9 a.m.

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WPD Plans Saturation Patrol for Friday

Updated: 12/28/2006 - The Wichita Police Department will be out in full force on Friday night, conducting a saturation patrol. The patrol will be focused within the boundaries of Patrol South, with a concentration along US 54.

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Toy Gun Foils Attempted Robbery

Posted: 12/28/2006 - Customers at a Topeka convenience store were suspicious all along about the gun a would-be robber was waving around. But when the man struck a clerk and the weapon shattered, those suspicions were confirmed.

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Morrison Speaks out on Special Prosecutor

Updated: 12/28/2006 - Attorney General-elect Paul Morrison said today he's not inclined to have a special prosecutor probe Doctor George Tiller, who's one of the few doctors in the nation to perform late-term abortions.

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Kansas FDs Awarded Fire Grants

Posted: 12/28/2006 - Five more Kansas fire departments will receive assistance from the federal government, Governor Kathleen Sebelius said today. "We're all grateful for the firefighters and emergency personnel who keep...

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Copper Thief Caught on Rooftop

Updated: 12/27/2006 - Police say a Wichita man planned to pedal away after a copper theft from the roof of an area business. The owner of Professional Air Conditioner Service Company at 109 S. Laura called police when...

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Nation Remembers President Gerald Ford

Updated: 12/27/2006 - There's universal praise today of President Gerald Ford, who has died at age 93. Ford died at his home in Rancho Mirage, California, Tuesday night. Follow this link to read special coverage of Ford's life...

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Police & Wichita Back to Bargaining Table

Posted: 12/27/2006 - The Fraternal Order of Police and the city of Wichita have agreed to go back to reopen negotations for a new contract. Both sides met with the Public Employee Relations Board in Topeka Wednesday.

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Charity Case Turns to Police Chase

Updated: 12/28/2006 - Police have officially charged the woman who led them on a high speed chase on Wednesday morning, just two days after police rallied to help Heather Hathaway and her family recover from a burglary.

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Update - Judge Denies Kline Request

Updated: 12/28/2006 - A Sedgwick County judge refuses to reinstate criminal charges filed by Attorney General Phill Kline against Wichita abortion provider George Tiller. Judge Paul Clark issued the ruling Wednesday afternoon ...

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Texas Bowl: K-State Falls Short

Updated: 04/18/2007 - The Wildcats return to post-season play was a bitter one on Thursday night, as they were soundly beaten by Rutgers, 37 to 10 in the Texas Bowl. Josh Freeman was 10-of-21 for 129 yards with two picks.

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Overtime Live Debuts Sports Blog

Updated: 04/18/2007 - KAKE's Overtime Live may be in the middle of a two-week break, but you can still take part in the OTL fun by joining James Sido's OTL Blog. Bookmark this link to check it out every day, and sound off on your thoughts.

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FedEx Truck Crashes Into Business

Updated: 12/26/2006 - A Fed Ex delivery truck crashed into Kansas Blueprint late Tuesday afternoon. The driver collided with a van at a red light at the intersection of Topeka and Kellogg, then crashed into the building.

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Fatal Accident On US-400

Updated: 12/26/2006 - The Kansas Highway Patrol says at least one person was killed in a three-vehicle accident east of Wichita. It happened on US-400, six miles west of Piedmont in Greenwood County.

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Grenade Scare at Wichita Hotel

Posted: 12/26/2006 - The 9th floor of a Wichita hotel was evacuated on Tuesday morning amid concerns of a grenade found in a room. Wichita police say a maid at the Holiday Inn on South Rock Road found a souvenier grenade, which turned out not be a danger.

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Hearing Set In Dr. Tiller Case

Updated: 12/26/2006 - A Sedgwick County Judge will hear arguments tomorrow on the decision to dismiss criminal charges against Wichita abortion provider Dr. George Tiller. The hearing will be heard Wednesday in ...

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Coliseum Parking Fees Placed On Hold

Updated: 12/26/2006 - The $3 per car parking fee for events at the Kansas Coliseum will not go into effect on January 1st, Sedgwick County officials announced Tuesday. "We will not begin charging per car parking fees to ...

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Shockers Fall Out Of Top Ten

Posted: 12/25/2006 - After two consecutive losses, the Wichita State basketball team falls out of the top 10. The Shockers are ranked 16th in the Associated Press poll, released today. The Shockers lost to New Mexico and USC last week.

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Wichita Man Pulled From Fire

Posted: 12/25/2006 - A Wichita man was pulled to safety from his burning home by a neighbor today. The fire started near Bayley and Greenwood in South Wichita around 10:30 this morning. The 49-year-old victim was smoking on his porch, and firefighters believe his cigarette sparked the blaze.

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Wichita Police Deliver Holiday Miracle

Posted: 12/25/2006 - Wichita Police delivered a holiday miracle to a family one week after a burglar hit their home. The burglar took the family's gifts, computer, even the Christmas turkey. So Officer Bruce Mackey decided to do something about it.

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One Dies In I-35 Crash Christmas Day

Updated: 12/25/2006 - One is killed and 4 people are hurt after a rollover accident on their way home to Omaha, Nebraska. The accident happened Christmas morning just south of Wichita.

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