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Your guide to the 2017 solar eclipse
August 15, 2017
On Monday, millions of people will witness a once-in-a-lifetime celestial period of darkness.
Clean up begins after overnight storms
09:34 a.m., June 17, 2017 Updated 10:06 a.m.
Overnight storms knocked out electricity to more than 5,000 in Shawnee.
Here’s a checklist for your winter insurance coverage
January 13, 2017
The Kansas Insurance Department offers Kansans tips on winter coverage.
Johnson County officials urge residents to prepare for ice storm
January 13, 2017
Here are a few tips to stay safe during the ice storm this weekend.
Winter is coming: Preparation is name of game for winter road trips
December 6, 2016
As we approach the winter months and the busy holiday road trip season, taking a few minutes to winterize your car to ensure a safe driving season is well worth the time and effort.
Kansas sees more tornadoes than normal, but most weak
December 14, 2015
Meteorologists say Kansas saw more tornadoes than normal this year, but all but a few were weak and short-lived.
Icy road conditions claim 4 more lives in Kansas
November 29, 2015
Authorities in Kansas are blaming four more traffic deaths in the Wichita area on the icy conditions gripping the state and other parts of the nation’s midsection.
Power restored to more than 1,300 KCP&L customers in Shawnee
05:57 a.m., September 10, 2015 Updated 08:17 a.m.
Kansas City Power & Light crews have restored power to more than 1,300 customers following a line of morning storms.
Scientists fly Kansas sky to study ferocious storms
July 20, 2015
No thrill-seekers here. These jetliner-flying storm chasers are on a scientific mission. They’re trying to figure out how to better predict a little-examined peculiarity of summer weather on the Great Plains: its enormous, and often ferocious, nighttime thunderstorms.
Sirens failed to sound in Nickerson as tornado hit area
July 15, 2015
Tornado sirens failed to go off in Nickerson as a tornado hit the area.