Latest Wichita, Kansas Stories

2009-02-16 13:53:40

A study of Wichita, Kan., dogs indicates Buddy and Maggie are the most popular canine names but many others sport unusual names such as Lunchbox and Prada. The study of licensed Wichita dogs in 2008 found that Buddy overtook Max as the top name for male dogs while Maggie took the top spot from Molly,

2009-02-05 13:00:00

WICHITA, Kan., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. (NYSE: SPR) President and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Turner will speak at the Barclays Capital Industrial Select Conference in Miami, Fla., at approximately 3:25 p.m. Eastern time on Monday, Feb.

2008-10-27 15:00:19

WICHITA, Kan., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Sabre Airline Solutions recently completed a market assessment of Wichita Mid-Continent Airport (ICT), covering the 12-month period ending March 2008. Sabre uses its extensive database of booking data to conduct its analysis.

2008-09-13 15:00:12

A 65-year-old man is the first reported victim of new flooding in Kansas after driving his vehicle into deep water near Wichita, officials say. While portions of Wichita were dealing with record rainfall, Sedgwick County Sheriff's Department Sgt.

2008-09-12 12:00:23

WICHITA, Kan., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. and Southwest Airlines today announced the signing of a supply agreement whereby Spirit will supply thrust reverser, fuselage and wing components for Southwest's fleet of B737 aircraft.

2008-08-07 09:01:05

Take Care Health Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Walgreens, has opened three Take Care clinics at Walgreens drugstores in Wichita, Kansas. Take Care Health Systems now has 15 clinics in the region, including 12 in the Kansas City metro area.

2008-08-07 03:00:18

By Jerry Siebenmark, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug. 7--A group of 50 business, government and civic leaders will be learning next week how two regional cities improved their downtowns and have benefited economically from it.

2008-08-06 03:00:41

By Molly McMillin, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug. 6--Hawker Beechcraft recorded an increase in orders, sales and earnings for the second quarter of 2008 compared to a year ago, the company said Tuesday.

2008-08-06 03:00:29

By Christina M. Woods and Jeannine Koranda, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug. 6--Gail Finney, a marketing consultant and vice chair of the Sedgwick County Democrat Party, beat out medical assistant Inga Taylor for the 84th District House seat.

2008-08-06 03:00:29

By Jeannine Koranda, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug. 6--State Reps. Oletha Faust-Goudeau and Ty Masterson will be continuing their bids to switch chambers in November as both appeared to win their primaries Tuesday.

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