It was noted in the news media that Hutchinson was one of the first cities in Kansas to open a full-fledged cancer treatment center. Since the facility opened its doors in 1988, more than 15,000 cancer patients have been treated at the Chalmers Cancer...
6/26/2017
KAKE A man wanted in connection with a killing in Hutchinson turned himself in Sunday, and was arrested for murder. A police statement Leo Lamont Wells, 19, turned himself in at the Law Enforcement Center at 5:00 p.m. He's held for second-degree murder...
6/26/2017
KWCH Leo Lamont Wells, initially identified as a person-of-interest in the Saturday shooting death of Kenneth Thompson, is now considered a suspect, Hutchinson police say. Police say they are looking for Wells. Anyone with information in this case is...
6/25/2017
Survey data from Kansas Communities That Care, plus law enforcement and anecdotal reports, as well as input from site council members, spurred the school district to move toward a random drug-testing program, according to Johnson. Quite a few...
6/25/2017
Hutchinson Mayor Jon Daveline issued a proclamation changing the city's name to “Smallville, Kansas - The Home of Clark Kent,” at Tuesday's City Council meeting. The tradition of renaming Hutchinson as Smallville began with a single day in...
6/24/2017
It's a rare lull in the middle of the Kansas wheat harvest. For the past week, she and her family have worked until nearly 11 p.m. every night as farmers bring truckload after truckload of grain to their small elevator here at the edge of Turon. It's a...
6/23/2017
Gerald “Jerry” Fenwick, of Hutchinson , KS , will celebrate his 80th birthday with an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. July 2, 2017, at Hew Hope Baptist Church, 4815 E. 4th, Hutchinson , Kansas 67501. The youngest child of Elmer and Laura Fenwick, Gerald...
6/23/2017
Stan Lyle and Jean (Crawford) Smith of Hutchinson , Kansas will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a card shower. They were married on June 30, 1957 in Winfield Kansas at the First Presbyterian Church. Both are graduates of Winfield...
6/23/2017
A Book and A Beast: 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 23; Hutchinson Zoo, 6 Emerson Loop; free. Story time with a special animal guest. Call (620) 694-2693. Kids Summer Film Series – “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory”: 2 p.m. Friday, June 23; Hutchinson's...
6/23/2017