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Wellington parents concerned about 'Summit Learning' curriculum  KWCH

Parents in the Wellington school district say they're concerned about a new curriculum called, 'Summit Learning.'



Wellington High School band instructor placed on leave  KSN-TV

Wellington Police Chief Tracy Heath also confirmed the department is investigating Olson. No further details have been released at this time.



Wellington High School athletics director issues revised Monday football schedule  Wellington Daily News

According to Wellington High School Athletics Director, "I'm am sorry to report that Wellington will only be able to play one game on Mondays for the rest of the ...



Lively debate at meeting for redesign Wednesday evening  Wellington Daily News

There was a meeting held at Wellington High School last Wednesday evening for educators to speak to the public about the new redesign program. There were ...



Mercury 7 districts, including Wellington, share school redesign plans with State Board  Wellington Daily News

Mercury 7 districts share school redesign plans with State Board School districts selected in August 2017 to participate in the Mercury 7 Kansans Can School ...



Knee replacement regret: Procedure oversold as solution to pain, arthritis  Wellington Daily News

Danette Lake thought surgery would relieve the pain in her knees.The arthritis pain began as a dull ache in her early 40s, brought on largely by the pressure of ...



2018 Fall Festival and Homecoming activities  Wellington Daily News

The Wellington Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the 2018 Homecoming and Fall Festival event, September 20th thru 22nd.



Curbing drunken driving: States use tech to put brakes on repeat DUI offenders, road deaths  Wellington Daily News

On Jan. 1, California joined the majority of states that have laws requiring drivers with drunken-driving convictions to install breathalyzers in vehicles they own or ...



Lady Tiger volleyball team signs Argonia High School standout  Wellington Daily News

The Cowley College volleyball team has signed Cora Vineyard of Argonia, Kansas to begin her college career in the fall of 2019.Vineyard, a 5-foot-10 outside ...



Wellington Middle School Cross Country League Results  Wellington Daily News

Wellington Middle School Cross Country 2018 MEET: Patriot League (West) Date: 10/15/2018 Where: Mulvane High School.



Mary Catherine Kay Wellbrock  Wellington Daily News

Mary Catherine “Kay” Wellbrock, 81, formerly of Hays, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, at Select Specialty Hospital, Tulsa, Okla. She was born Dec. 15, 1937, in Hays ...



15-year-old student arrested for Wellington High School bomb threat  KWCH

Wellington High School received a bomb threat on Friday afternoon.



Oxford USD 358 prepares for November Bond Vote - News  Wellington Daily News

The Board of Education of Oxford USD No. 358 by resolution has scheduled an election requesting the authority to issue no more than $6 million in general ...



Wellington Police Department Police Records August 17, 18, and 19 - News  Wellington Daily News

Friday August 17. Lauri L. Frazee, 47, was issued a notice to appear for Disobeyed Stop Sign and No Proof of Insurance. Officers took a report of Found Property ...



Wellington Middle School tennis results from Thursday  Wellington Daily News

According to Terri Driskell, Wellington Middle School Girls and Boys Tennis Coach, “the Wellington Middle School Girls Tennis Team opened their season on ...



End of an era at Koehn Motors in Wellington  Wellington Daily News

Ever since Robyn Koehn Halper announced on social media that Koehn Motors would be closing at the end of October, the days have been counting down until ...



Cowley College expands efforts in Sumner County amid concerns about its future  Wellington Daily News

The good news for Cowley College is that things are really busy on many fronts for them as they get set for their August 14th opening of their new campus in ...



Dollar Tree opens in Wellington on Thursday  Wellington Daily News

It was a cold, rainy day Thursday, but people still came out for the grand opening of the Dollar Tree in Wellington. It was an idea that came out of the blue earlier ...



Phyllis Todd provides update on new Wellington Humane Society location set to open next year  Wellington Daily News

Next year, for the first time in Wellington, there will be a modern facility for the Wellington Humane Society. Progress continues to be made at the site for the new ...



Stabbing leaves one person dead Saturday morning in Wellington  Wellington Daily News

On Saturday, September 15th, shortly before 2:30 a.m., Wellington Officers along withWellington EMS, responded to the 300 Block North B Street in reference to ...



The Crusader Varsity girls win in a squeaker over Circle 59-57  Wellington Daily News

The Varsity Crusader girls had a memorable Tuesday night when they played the Circle Thunderbirds at home. The formidable Thunderbirds had already ...



WEEKLY BOOKINGS Nov. 5th-11th  Wellington Daily News

WEEKLY BOOKINGS Monday, Nov. 5th. Jimmy Lee Walker, 37, Conway Springs, Domestic Battery. Elia Izabel Rodriguez, 33, Arkansas City, Probation Violation ...



RCB Bank Breaks Ground on New Location in Wellington  Wellington Daily News

RCB Bank broke ground on its new full-*service* banking facility in Wellington, located at 1902 E. 16th Street, between Walmart and McDonalds on Tuesday, ...



Krispy Kreme is giving away free doughnuts for the next 2 weeks  Wellington Daily News

Sorry to ruin your New Year's resolution to eat healthier, but we've got two words for you.Free. Doughnuts.Krispy Kreme is giving away a free dozen original ...



Wellington High School student killed in motorcycle crash  KWCH

A balloon release was held before Friday night's football game in Wellington for 16-year-old Stephen Jamerson.



Trick or Treat Down the Street in Wellington for Halloween  Wellington Daily News

Per Kelly Ford at the Wellington Chamber of Commerce, "We are excited to announce that Trick-or-Treat Down the Street returns to downtown Wellington this ...



No. 7 Coffee House in Wellington to close Nov. 16th  Wellington Daily News

Dear Family, Friends & Community. We have news that is not so easy to share. I have had a couple days to try to even figure out what to say or if I should say ...



Wellington Police Reports Sept. 28, 29, and 30 - News  Wellington Daily News

Friday, Sept. 28thOfficers responded to a Suspicious Activity report in the 1000 blk W. Shady Lane Ct. Officers took an Animal Complaint report in the 900 blk ...



Huge changes coming for some Wellington students  KWCH

WELLINGTON, Kan. (KWCH) For some Kansas students next year, when it comes to learning, it won't matter what grade you're in as much as where you are ...



No. 7 Coffee House wins out and is able to stay open in Wellington  Wellington Daily News

It was an announcement earlier this month on social media that caught the attention of many that No. 7 Coffee House was going to close before the end of the ...



Dollar Tree now looking at late October/Early November opening  Wellington Daily News

According to the city website, following the approval of the Boundary Road Improvements contract with Cornejo & Sons, a pre-construction meeting has been ...



Wages and salaries of Wellington city employees as of March 2018  Wellington Daily News

In recent months, this report was printed in the Belle Plaine newspaper. Due to demand from several of you in Wellington and Sumner County, this newspaper ...



City of Wellington Fireworks Law  Wellington Daily News

The City of Wellington allows the sale of fireworks from July 1st through July 4th from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Discharge of fireworks can occur from 10:00 a.m. ...



Air Plains Services Co-Sponsoring Wellington Municipal Airport Open House  Wellington Daily News

Air Plains Services, a world leader in extreme performance upgrades for a variety of general aviation aircraft models, today announced it is co-sponsoring the ...



Trick or Treat Down the Street Returns  Wellington Daily News

According to Kelly Ford, 'We are excited to announce that Trick-or-Treat Down the Street returns to downtown Wellington this year on Wednesday, October 31st ...



Where's Shane? Participating in 'Knight's Game of Games'  KWCH

Shane is headed out to Wellington High School to participate in a student created game show.



Catching a movie at the Regent  Wellington Daily News

I am writing about one of Wellington's finest. In the past nine months since I started this job, it has been my privilege to get to know Jerry Fike. He has managed ...



Slate Creek is one of the crown jewels of Sumner County  Wellington Daily News

It is a small, almost unremarkable creek when it starts out near K-42 highway in the northwestern corner of Sumner County. To many people, it is first seen as it ...



Booking Reports August 13th-20th  Wellington Daily News

BOOKING REPORTS. 8/13/2018. Christopher Perry Taylor, 47, El Dorado, Driving while license cancelled/suspended/revoked. Jose Ruben Mejia, 31, Wichita, ...



Aahn's Place opens today - News  Wellington Daily News

Aahn's Place had their grand opening today. Best wishes to them on this new endeavor. According to their press release, Aahn's Place is the newest residential ...



Weekly Bookings August 20th-26th  Wellington Daily News

WEEKLY BOOKINGSMonday, August 20Carl Gene Karlstrom, 26, Wichita, Violation of protection order.Tuesday August 21Damien Anthony Patton, 28, ...



RCB Bank to open new location on Wellington's east side by February of 2019  Wellington Daily News

Drivers on Highway 160 in Wellington were recently surprised to see the sign on the side of the road indicating a new location coming soon for RCB Bank.



Highway 81 in Sumner County designated as Trooper James D. Thornton Memorial Highway  Wellington Daily News

The new sign is already up near South Haven, with the other sign due to be installed by KDOT sometime Thursday.



Wellington Fire Department responded to mobile home fire on May 13th  Wellington Daily News

On May 13th, a report of a mobile home on fire, at 1912 Madison, was received at 12:38 a.m. Before responding units, including Wellington Fire Department, ...



Wellington Police Department conducts death investigation Friday morning  Wellington Daily News

Wellington Police is currently conducting a death investigation in the 1000 Block of south F Street, Wellington. Police were first notified on Thursday, May 24th, ...



Wellington Cowley College campus on schedule to open in August of this year  Wellington Daily News

According to Janet Grace, Cowley County College Operations Officer for the Sumner County campus, construction on the new campus is either on or ahead of ...



Shelby D. Johnson charged with the death of her 7-month old daughter that occurred last April  Wellington Daily News

Shelby D. Johnson was arrested this afternoon in Wellington, and charged with Murder in the First Degree with the death of her daughter, Jesslinn Hulett. She is ...



Koehn Motors to close at the end of Oct. Re-open under new name soon after  Wellington Daily News

Koehn Motors is closing. There will still be a Ford dealership in Wellington. It will be sold to another person who has not been named yet by Robyn Koehn ...



The 27th Annual Sumner County Toy Run is October 27th  Wellington Daily News

The 27th Annual Sumner County Toy Run is October 27th. Register to receive toys at Casa 120 E. 9th in Wellington. Bring new unwrapped toys and/or ...



Sumner County Health Department offering Drive-Thru Flu Clinic this Thursday  Wellington Daily News

There will be a Drive-Thru Flu Clinic this Thursday, Oct. 4th, from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at the Sumner County Health Department, 217 W. 8th. This is for ages 18 ...



Gov. Laura Kelly launches agenda with first State of the State speech  Wellington Daily News

Gov. Laura Kelly summoned the Republican-dominated Legislature on Wednesday to collaborate on writing a new chapter of Kansas state government ...



Flood warning continues for the Chikaskia River in Sumner County  Wellington Daily News

The Ninnescah River near Belle Plaine marks its fifth highest level due to recent flood.



Remembering the man behind Memorial Auditorium  Wellington Daily News

There is so much to be said for a man who had the idea for one of Wellington's grandest buildings. To speak of him, though, one must understand just where he ...



Vote coming on August 15th for proposed bio fuel plant in Sumner County  Wellington Daily News

There will be a meeting of the Sumner County Planning Commission on August 15th at 7:30 p.m. at the Raymond Frye Complex. The request is to authorize ...



Wellington Police Department Police Reports August 10, 11, and 12  Wellington Daily News

Friday August 10. Officers responded to a Mental Subject report in the 1100 blk E. Harvey. Officers investigated a Battery in the 200 blk W. Peach Tree Lane.



Bank of Commerce acquires Freeport State Bank  Wellington Daily News

The Bank of Commerce and Trust Company of Wellington is pleased to announce the completion of its acquisition and merger of the Freeport State Bank located ...



Bradley Aue formally charged in murder of Sierra Craft-Mcgee last Thursday  Wellington Daily News

With the charging of Bradley Aue in the third violent attack in Wellington in three months, Police Chief Heath does not believe this indicates a rise in violent crime ...



Wellington School District Redesigning How Students Are Taught  KMUW

The Wellington School District is hosting a town hall Wednesday night regarding its efforts to redesign the way it serves students at two schools.



Coroner rules death of Jesslinn Hulett as homicide in death investigation  Wellington Daily News

“Our lives have been flipped upside down,” Troy Long said yesterday when contacted at his home in Oxford. As he sat with his wife, Dawn, on their porch outside ...



SRMC CEO says new hospital to be built in 2018 with 2019 completion date  Wellington Daily News

Sumner Regional Medical Center CEO Les Dean will report at the March hospital board meeting that "the future is indeed bright in Wellington! The path we are ...



Edward Jones Adds Financial Advisor  Wellington Daily News

Edward Jones Financial Advisor Daniel YoNash announced today that a second financial advisor, Ross Norris, has joined his office in Wellington last Monday.



Robert L. Lowen  Hays Post

Robert L. Lowen, 82, of Hays, KS, passed away Friday, November 16, 2018, at the Kansas Heart Hospital in Wichita, KS. Bob was born June 18, 1936 to Andy ...



Sumner County Sheriff's Deputies respond to home invasion near Clearwater Thursday morning  Wellington Daily News

On Nov, 1st, around 5:00 a.m., Sumner County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the 400 block of West 130th Ave, near Clearwater, to a home invasion.



Kansas unemployment rate climbs to 3.3 percent in December  Wellington Daily News

The December unemployment rate in Sumner County was 3.2%. The rate for Cowley County was 3.1%, while Sedgwick County was at 3.4%. Harper County ...



Project to replace US-166 Bridge over Arkansas River will affect Sumner County  Wellington Daily News

Project to replace bridge over Arkansas River on the west side of Arkansas City will affect traffic in Sumner County for a year and a half.



AJ Snipes gives his thoughts on his final season playing for the Crusaders  Wellington Daily News

AJ Snipes is a seventeen year old senior at Wellington High School. Recently, he sat down to talk with us about his final season playing basketball for the ...



Jacob Soria is our Crusader of the Week for Oct. 24th  Wellington Daily News

During the last regular football game of the season, Jacob became one of the walking wounded, but was able to recover and be ready to fight and play another ...



A part of Argonia history is returning this summer  Wellington Daily News

The Salter House Museum has been a part of Argonia for many decades now, but it has been closed down for major renovations for the past few years.



Remembering Kansas Highway Patrolman James Thornton  Wellington Daily News

I grew up the son of Dewey Catlin, the Kansas Highway Patrolman. When I was born in 1976, he had already been assigned to the Goodland area, where he ...



Arrest made in Wellington arson cases  Wellington Daily News

According to Fire Chief Tim Hay, an arrest has been made on the afternoon of March 27th, in the three structure fires which occurred on March 7th, 2018 at 216 ...



Wildcat Coffee to open later this month in Oxford  Wellington Daily News

The location at 121 N. Sumner in Oxford is expecting to open on Nov. 23rd when Christmas in the Country takes place in town. Over the past several weeks, ...



Questions remain regarding last months's assault outside the American Legion  Wellington Daily News

It was not supposed to be like this.For Taylor Parker, he had just started working for Bank of the West in Winfield in February. Prior to that, he had been named ...



Flood warning for Arkansas River in Oxford and Mulvane and for Ninnescah River near Peck  Wellington Daily News

Flood Warning National Weather *Service* Wichita KS 1000 AM CDT Mon Oct 8 2018 ...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the



William Newton Hospital in Winfield honored by KHA for healthy lifestyle initiatives  Wellington Daily News

The meeting room in the basement of William Newton Hospital in Winfield was crowded with spectators last week as the hospital was honored for being one of ...



Wellington Fire responds to three intentionally set structure fires this morning  Wellington Daily News

Wellington Fire/EMS responded to a reported structure fire at 4:36 a.m. at 216 South F. Upon arrival, they found a two-story apartment building with heavy smoke ...



Advance voting begins in Sumner County ahead of August 7th Primary  Wellington Daily News

A registered voter may vote in person at the Sumner County Clerk's Office beginning the Tuesday preceding the election and up until noon on the Monday prior ...



RHG Consolidated acquires Sumner Regional Medical Center  Wellington Daily News

To help ensure the availability of emergency, acute, and skilled hospital care and outpatient services in the community, the Healthcare Authority Board of ...



Long-time Cowley County radio personality, and co-owner of KSOK Radio, passes away  Wellington Daily News

Marty Mutti passed away early this morning at the age of 53 in Cowley County.



WIchita's Star-Lite Drive-In Closed Permanently as of Oct. 13  Wellington Daily News

The Starlite Drive-In, in Wichita, is officially closed. Its final screenings of Oct. 13th were its final ones. The closure of the drive-in means there are only a few left ...



Belle Plaine school employee arrested  Wellington Daily News

Superintendent James Sutton said yesterday that “at the beginning of the week, we were alerted that an employee of our special education coop who works with ...



The Raymond Frye Complex turns thirty years old this week  Wellington Daily News

April 16, 1988 was a special day in Sumner County. Many folks may remember that it was the dedication of the “new” Raymond Frye Complex. The memories ...



InterHab Hires Executive Director  Wellington Daily News

The InterHab Executive Committee is excited to announce that Matt Fletcher has accepted the position of Executive Director at InterHab. Fletcher will begin his ...



Thirty-two years after its closure, St. John's College still brings back its alumni  Wellington Daily News

St John's College closed its doors for good thirty-two years ago following the last spring semester in 1986. The alumni, however, still make the trek back to ...



Curtis the Mentalist comes to the Regent on Friday the 13th  Wellington Daily News

When someone tells you they once drove a car at 40 mph, blindfolded, and put fear into Bobby Unser, 3-time Indy 500 Racing Champion, who was sitting next to ...



Celebrate 91 years of the Sumner County Fair August 2-5 in Caldwell  Wellington Daily News

Catch the Fair Bug and come join the fun and help celebrate 91 Years of theannual Sumner County Fair to be held August 2-5, 2018, in Caldwell. The fairboard ...



Luke Gannon, et al v. State of Kansas, et al  Wellington Daily News

In its decision released today, the Kansas Supreme Court held the State has not shown that the school finance laws enacted during the 2017 and 2018 ...



RECALL: Chocolates could be contaminated with hepatitis A, FDA warns  Wellington Daily News

Some chocolates produced by a Kentucky company and sold nationwide could be contaminated with hepatitis A, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said ...



Wellington Police Department Daily Bulletin Thursday, August 16th  Wellington Daily News

Officers took a Suspicious Activity report in the 500 blk N. Blaine. Officers responded to a Juvenile problem in the 1000 blk E. 16th. Officers conducted a report of ...



Ex-K-State football QB Alex Delton flips commitment to TCU  Wellington Daily News

Former Kansas State quarterback Alex Delton, who announced last month that he was headed to UTEP as a graduate transfer, has flipped his commitment at the ...



Severe Weather  Wellington Daily News

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The city wants to make a change in the city prosecutor and Mitch Spencer, son of Kerwin, wants to know why  Wellington Daily News

Council member Hawley and City Manager Shields weigh in on issues brought up by Mitch Spencer, regarding his father Kerwin.UPDATED with more remarks ...



Spring View Manor Ranked 13th Among 326 Nursing Homes in Kansas  Wellington Daily News

Spring View Manor of Conway Springs was notified by the Great Plains Quality InnovationNetwork in October that it ranks 13 out of 326 homes in the State of ...



Carter Green is one of Wellington's best success stories  Wellington Daily News

"I'm making modern American culture right here in Wellington. It's my hometown. It's why I'm here.” Carter Green tells his story of working in the world of film, ...



Major League Soccer reveals which U.S. city will get next expansion team  Wellington Daily News

Austin, Texas, now you're major league.At a downtown ceremony Tuesday complete with confetti, champagne and plenty of bright verde (a color that should pair ...



Sumner County Commission tables issue of regulation change by vote of 6-4 until next meeting  Wellington Daily News

This week the Sumner County Commission has made public its proposal to change the County's Regulations to give the three Commissioners the sole authority ...



Wayne and Kay Woolsey give $12 million to Wichita State University to support the Barton School of Business and Geology Department  Wellington Daily News

Wichita oil producer Wayne Woolsey and his wife, Kay, have committed a lead gift of $10 million to build a new home for the W. Frank Barton School of Business ...



31st annual car show in Caldwell Sept. 1st  Wellington Daily News

Saturday, September 1, marks the 31st Annual All Wheels Super Saturday Car Show sponsored by the Border Queen Cruiser's. Registration begins at 8 a.m. ...



Wellington HS student killed in Sumner County crash  KAKE

A motorcyclist for some reason did not stop and crashed into a car on U.S. 160.



Winfield Community Theatre celebrates fifteen years at Meyer Hall in Baden Square  Wellington Daily News

The Meyer Hall project is still a remarkable story of historical preservation.



Steve Baccus, Chairman of Governor Jeff Colyer's Campaign Endorses and Joins Greg Orman Team  Wellington Daily News

The Orman for Kansas Campaign announced today that Steve Baccus, Chairman of Republican Jeff Colyer's campaign for Governor, and longtime President of ...



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