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Misdemeanor charges filed for WSU student, motorcyclist involved in Kwik Shop fight

Andrew Linnabary

April 25

Filed under Local, News

Misdemeanor charges have been filed against a Wichita State student and a motorcyclist involved in a confrontation at a Kwik Shop last month.Court records show arrest warrants for WSU student Christian Saldana-Banuelos and Joseph Bryan, the mo...

ODI named leader in diversity by Wichita Business Journal

Alex Perry

March 28

Filed under Local, News

Wichita State’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion has been recognized for their commitment to advocacy for unrepresented groups on campus and in the community.The Wichita Business Journal — a weekly print and digital publicat...

Hillary for Kansas opens Wichita office

TJ Rigg

February 18

Filed under Local, News

Hillary for Kansas, part of the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign, expanded its efforts in Kansas on Wednesday with the opening of its Wichita office.According to a news release from Hillary for Kansas, campaign supporters h...

Volunteers advocate for presidential nominee Bernie Sanders in new downtown Wichita office

Alex Perry

February 18

Filed under Local, News, Politics

In a small retail space next door to The Donut Whole in downtown Wichita, the official campaign office for the “political revolution” has opened for Democratic presidential nominee Bernie Sanders.The self-described socialis...

On the brink of a food desert: Neighborhood grocery store closures dry up supply

Chandler Ochoa

January 25

Filed under Local, News

The neighborhood Wal-Mart on the corner of 13th and Oliver will shut its doors Thursday, leaving the neighborhood surrounding Wichita State deprived of fresh produce and living in a food desert.The United States Department of Agr...

Police: Arrive early, leave early in Old Town

Chance Swaim

September 9

Filed under Local, News

From the Nightlife Guide —It’s closing time in Old Town in downtown Wichita.Police officers sometimes stand shoulder-to-shoulder under lampposts. Bouncers guard exits as bar-goers hop from place to place. High heels click on brick streets an...