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Sunday Fire Damages Duplex

By toddpittenger On Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:46:25

Sunday Fire Damages Duplex

A fire Sunday evening badly damaged one half of a Central Salina duplex. First responders were called at around 6:00 to the report of a fire a 404 Rahm. Salina Fire Department Captain Jeff Rittel told KSAL News at the scene that one half of the duplex was fully involved when the first crews arriv...

 
 

Weather Keeps Emergency Responders Busy

By ksal-staff On Sun, 29 Nov 2015 13:22:11

Weather Keeps Emergency Responders Busy

Freezing rain that has been persisting across portions Kansas since Thanksgiving Day has kept first responders busy. Slick roads have prompted numerous crashes and slide-offs throughout Central Kansas. Late Friday into Saturday the Salina Police Department, Saline County Sheriff's Office, Salina ...

 
 

UPDATE: Freezing Drizzle Continues Sunday

By ksal-staff On Sun, 29 Nov 2015 12:15:51

UPDATE: Freezing Drizzle Continues Sunday

A winter storm  that began on Thanksgiving Day will continue to impact most of Kansas again on Sunday. According to the National Weather Service, ongoing freezing rain will continue to impact portions of central and south central Kansas through much of the day Sunday. Temperatures will gradually...

 
 

Candy Canes and Airplanes Landing in Salina

By toddpittenger On Sun, 29 Nov 2015 12:00:36

Candy Canes and Airplanes Landing in Salina

That Jolly Old Elf will be landing at the Salina Regional Airport Saturday for a special event. Young and old alike can explore all things aviation at Candy Canes and Airplanes, and welcome Santa to Salina. There will plenty of activities for the entire family. Participate in activities hosted by...

 
 

Hogs, Residents Compete For Kansas County’s Water Supply

By ksal-staff On Sun, 29 Nov 2015 11:53:34

Hogs, Residents Compete For Kansas County’s Water Supply

Only 1,200 people live in Kansas' smallest county, Greeley, where using irrigation is no longer an option for many because the groundwater underneath the arid prairie is nearly exhausted due to decades of overuse. Economic development was at a standstill, so residents voted five years ago to allo...

 
 

Icy road conditions claim 4 more lives in Kansas

By associated-press On Sat, 28 Nov 2015 19:27:05

Icy road conditions claim 4 more lives in Kansas

Authorities say wintery weather has killed four more people on Kansas roads. Harvey County Sheriff T. Walton blamed icy roads for a double fatality crash around 3 p.m. Friday about 10 miles southeast of Newton. Two others died a couple hours later when a truck jackknifed on an icy stretch of I...

 
 

Kansas Man Charged With Abuse After Human Remains Found

By ksal-staff On Sat, 28 Nov 2015 12:11:55

Kansas Man Charged With Abuse After Human Remains Found

A Kansas City, Kansas, man has been charged with child abuse after police responded to an armed disturbance that led them to discover human remains at a barn on his property. Forty-four-year-old Michael A. Jones also was charged Friday with aggravated battery and aggravated assault with a firearm...

 
 

Judge, State Differ on Judicial Selection

By ksal-staff On Sat, 28 Nov 2015 12:07:32

Judge, State Differ on Judicial Selection

Attorneys for a Kansas judge contend recent legislation changing judicial selection in Kansas is unconstitutional. But the state argues the law is a proper exercise of longstanding legislative authority. District Judge Larry Solomon of Kingman County has been challenging a 2014 law that says judg...

 
 

Annual Lawrence Santa Rescue Rescheduled Because of Weather

By ksal-staff On Sat, 28 Nov 2015 12:06:05

Annual Lawrence Santa Rescue Rescheduled Because of Weather

An annual Lawrence holiday tradition will be rescheduled because of a winter storm. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that firefighters had been scheduled to rescue Santa Claus on Friday night from a downtown rooftop using a ladder truck. The rescue is part of the town's Christmas lighting celeb...

 
 

Hays Soldier Killed in Crash

By associated-press On Fri, 27 Nov 2015 23:04:45

Hays Soldier Killed in Crash

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — The Army has released the identities of four crew members who were killed when their helicopter crashed during a routine training exercise at Fort Hood in Texas. The Black Hawk went down about 6 p.m. Monday in the northeast portion of the sprawling military post about 60...

 
 
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