Tag Archives: Wichita

Wichita Water Boil Notice – October 8, 2021

Yesterday, Wichita was put under a Boil Water Notice. The last time this happened was some time in the 1990s. It continues today and may be lifted tomorrow. While it was only the east side of the city, they issued … Continue reading

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Great Plains Transportation Museum, Wichita – Kansas Tuesdays September 28, 2021

I chose to look in Sedgwick County, Kansas for this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post. I went with the Great Plains Transportation Museum, Wichita – http://www.gptm.us/ It may have restrictions due to COVID-19. Check with the Museum before scheduling an appointment. … Continue reading

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Father Emil Kapaun Remains Headed to Wichita – September 21, 2021

Father Emil Kapaun was awarded the Medal of Honor during the Korean War. He died in a POW camp in North Korea. Earlier this year, DNA was able to positively identify his remains. He had been buried in an unmarked … Continue reading

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Bye bye 1998 Camry — One Kansas Girl

Our 1998 Camry sounds like a go cart and the air conditioner does not perform at full efficiency. It smells like sweaty socks. The inside fake wood interior is faded and peeling. It has a cassette player and a Uhaul … Continue reading

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Update on Last Night Had Another Bicycle Flat – August 11, 2021

Update on this post – Last Night Had Another Bicycle Flat – June 30, 2021. I spoke to my friend yesterday and he had to order the inner tube from France as it was about $8 cheaper than buying it … Continue reading

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GoFundMe for Samantha Russell, Wichitan, Killed July 6, 2021

I didn’t know her – Samantha Russell, but she was killed in Wichita on July 6, 2021 by someone running from the police. The baby was close enough to term the baby was delivered alive. Here’s her obituary – https://www.smithfamilymortuaries.com/memorials/Russell-Samantha/4663207/. … Continue reading

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Last Night Had Another Bicycle Flat – June 30, 2021

This one took a while to get the bike home as it was flat enough that I had to lift the back wheel and carry it for a bit, stopping on a regular basis to rest. It was late enough … Continue reading

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Blue Origin CEO to visit Wichita on Wednesday – KWCH News June 29, 2021

I show this recently on KWCH News – Blue Origin CEO to visit Wichita on Wednesday: https://www.kwch.com/2021/06/29/blue-origin-ceo-visit-wichita-wednesday/. By KWCH Staff June 29, 2021 WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) will host Blue Origin CEO Dr. Bob Smith in … Continue reading

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My Electric Company Offers Special Use Rate – June 18, 2021

I saw this recently online. Per the electric company’s website – https://www.evergy.com/manage-account/billing, they offer the plan in my area. However, when I called them today to take advantage of it, the representative was not aware of the plan. When I … Continue reading

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Noticed Police Car In Front of My Place Recently – June 17, 2021

As my neighborhood has a few eccentric types in the area – drug dealers, prostitutes, and other criminals – typical for many neighborhoods in Wichita. I wasn’t surprised to see a police car in front of my place. In general, … Continue reading

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