WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) – "You have to look at the bigger picture. And unless you address the inequalities of it, you’re going to continue to have a problem such as obesity," said Dr. Yelando Johnson, Director of Newman University’s Social Work program. Inequalities that date back to the segregation era are having an impact on […]

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Video WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – A Wichita non-profit is working to turn empty downtown spaces into sought-after real estate. The program, OpenStudios, pairs spaces with practicing local artists. The artists get to use the space for free with the intention of creating a more attractive space, making it easier for the building owner to rent. […]

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – The Kansas Department of Revenue says hundreds of furloughed federal employees have applied for unemployment as the partial government shutdown continues. WIBW-TV reports the agency has received 549 unemployment claims through Wednesday. Federal employees who are working full time without pay during the shutdown are not eligible for unemployment. Labor officials […]

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Wichita, KS payment processing business, Acumen Connections, Inc, plans to revitalize company by focusing on maximizing the opportunity of local networking groups. Ahlf seems to think networking groups are more than worth the time and money investment required to take part in them, but stresses that investment is required to see a difference being made […]

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Hide caption sherman_news TOPEKA — Kansas officials see a solution to chronic homelessness and the burden placed on state institutions, jails and law enforcement in the work of a psychiatrist who believes mentally ill people can help themselves without any strings attached. The idea is to provide those who need treatment with unconditional housing and […]

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The Latest on the search of a partially collapsed apartment building in Russia: (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Russia’s emergencies ministry says the search of the concrete rubble from a partially collapsed apartment building has ended and the number of deaths stands at 39. The ministry declared the operation by hundreds of rescue workers completed […]

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WICHITA, KS — Shopping around for a new home online can be a less-than-ideal experience. Photos can’t always do a house justice, and they can sometimes make a fixer-upper seem more spacious and sparkling than it is in real life. That’s why open houses are so nifty: No more guesswork involved! Ready to see what’s […]

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WICHITA, KS — If you’re shopping for a new house, you’ve likely already browsed through all the online listings for your area. And while you’ve probably gotten a decent idea of what these houses are like from the images, there’s just no comparison to witnessing the real thing. Ready to see what’s out there? To […]

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WICHITA, KS — On the hunt for a new house, and want to get a better understanding of what’s available near you? Perhaps you could use some help finding the perfect place for you and your loved ones? Fear not! To save you some time, we’ve compiled the latest batch of five new listings nearby. […]

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WICHITA, KS — Shopping for a house online can sometimes leave you wanting. Photos might not show all the fun little details, and they can often make a fixer-upper look quite a bit cuter than it is in reality. That’s the beauty of the IRL open house: No more guessing! Ready to see what’s out […]

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