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Shoplifting suspect in Pittsburgh wanted for Texas homicide

Dec. 23, 2021 07:36 AM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man suspected of shoplifting at a store where he worked in Pittsburgh was wanted for homicide in Texas, police said. Officers were called to the Family Dollar store on Wednesday night to assist with the termination of Joseph Tedder, 22, of Hutchinson, Kansas....

Pilot walks away from crash of ultralight plane in Kansas

Dec. 10, 2021 08:43 AM EST

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — The pilot of an ultralight plane that crashed near Hutchinson in south-central Kansas walked away from the wreckage with no serious injuries, authorities there said. Officials said the crash happened just before 5 p.m. Thursday southwest of Hutchinson in...

19-year-old to graduate from Washburn's School of Law

Nov. 10, 2021 09:22 AM EST

PECK, Kan. (AP) — A 19-year-old is getting ready to graduate from Washburn University's School of Law in Topeka. The Hutchinson News reports that Braxton Moral's parents have long known he was gifted. He skipped fourth grade and then took his first undergraduate class...

Attorney: Deputy who ran over Black man now works at prison

Oct. 27, 2021 16:45 PM EDT

BELLE PLAINE, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas sheriff’s deputy caught on dashcam video running over a Black man who was fleeing shirtless across a field is now working at the Hutchinson Correctional Facility while under criminal investigation, according to the attorney for the injured man. ...