Woman Arrested After Crash on Summit Saturday


Police arrested a Wichita woman Saturday night following a minor-injury accident on S. Summit in Ark City. Just after 9, emergency crews responded to an accident near the intersection of Summit and Jefferson. A 2005 Dodge Stratus driven by Robert Rebeter

Police: AC Man Attacked Restaurant Staff With Bat


An Ark City man - reportedly upset over a call-in food order - was arrested and taken to jail late Saturday, after he is said to have attacked the kitchen staff at Daisy Mae's Cafe. Scott E. McGuire, 45, was booked into jail on two counts of aggravat

Authorities Arrest Suspect Who Took Off in Patrol Car


Authorities have arrested man they had been searching for since he stole a patrol car late Wednesday and crashed it, before fleeing on foot. 26-year-old Derek M. Shrewsberry was around 10 a.m. this morning in Ark City. He was located when police acted on

Winfield Student Hospitalized After Being Struck by Car


A local student was taken to the hospital Monday morning after being struck by a vehicle in east Winfield. Around 7:30 a.m., emergency crews responded to the area of 12th and Harris Rd. where a 7-year-old boy on a bicycle was hit by a car. The boy was in

Man Injured in Crash Near Winfield Improving


The condition of a local man is continuing to improve as he recovers from injuries sustained in a single-vehicle accident that occurred last week east of Winfield. Nick Maruska is now listed in fair condition at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, accordin

Driver Charged in Crash That Killed AC Man


Indiana prosecutors have formally charged a 23-year-old man who was said to be drunk and driving when he caused the accident that killed John Walker of Ark City. The Madison Courier reports that Jordan T. Griffin, of Madison, Ind. is facing a count of dr

Man Left His Vehicle Behind to Avoid Arrest


An Ark City man was arrested early Wednesday morning after parking his vehicle in the middle of a local street and leaving the scene in an apparent attempt to avoid being taken into custody. John M. Armitage, 20, was found a few blocks from his vehicle,

Authorities Look For Owner of Found Calf


Approximately May 1, of this year a small black calf was found near the 25000 Block of U.S. 160 Highway. A rancher in that area has had the calf since then. If you are missing a calf or know someone that was during that time period, please contact the Co

Ark City Man, 21, Dies in Indiana Car Crash


A 21-year-old Ark City man died over the weekend in an accident that occurred in Jefferson County in Indiana. Indiana State Police have yet to release the man's name, however those who know the man confirmed it was John Walker, a long-time Cowley Cou

Area Man Still Critical Following Crash Friday


At least one person was critically injured Friday night in a single-vehicle accident that occurred east of Winfield on U.S. Highway 160. Emergency crews were at the scene at a bridge near the intersection of the highway and 191st Rd. The car involved in