Category: Regional News

Lawrence Police Investigating Deadly Downtown Shooting, Ask for Public’s Help to Identify Suspects

LAWRENCE – The Lawrence Police Department continues to investigate a deadly shooting that occurred early Sunday morning in downtown Lawrence. According to a media release, at approximately 1:39 a.m., Lawrence Police were near the area of 11th and Massachusetts Street when they heard multiple gunshots. At the scene, officers encountered a large crowd and several […]

Las Vegas PD Identifies Suspect in Concert Shooting; More Than 400 Hospitalized, At Least 50 Killed

LAS VEGAS – The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department has identified the lone suspect involved in the late-night mass shooting on the Las Vegas Strip as 64-year-old Stephen Craig Paddock, a white male from Mesquite, Nevada. According to a media release, Paddock opened fire on a crowd of more than 22,000 concert-goers from his hotel […]

Warm and Windy Monday, Rain and Storms Chances Increase Tuesday Through Friday

Strong and gusty south winds and above normal temperatures well into the 80’s will continue for Monday. Rain chances are expected to increase Tuesday through Friday, as a front wobbles back and forth across Mid-America. Several rounds of showers and thunderstorms are possible. While some strong to severe storms are possible, the main threat appears […]

KBI Requesting Assistance in Identifying Remains of Woman Found at Melvern Lake

OSAGE COUNTY – The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) and the Osage County Sheriff’s Office have requested the public’s assistance in identifying the remains of a woman found Aug. 25 at Melvern Lake. It is believed the woman was the victim of a homicide. Forensic anthropology experts from the Washburn University Anthropology Department assisted law enforcement in […]