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Features

Summer meal program continues to grow

A free summer meal program by Derby Public Schools is continuing to grow. Read more

Is a new water treatment plant in Derby's future?

Derby is in early negotiations to build a new water treatment plant within city limits as part of its next water contract with Wichita. Read more

Church taking its services to the community

Worshippers headed for South Rock Christian Church’s services on Aug. 25 are going to have to go to a different location. Instead of using … Read more

Birth of baby girl was ‘surreal,’ Derby mother says

The story of how Emma June Bruner came into the world this summer is a doozy. Read more

News

DRC approves new equipment, facility needs for Hubbard Center

Thirteen new pieces of equipment were unanimously approved at the Aug. 13 Derby Recreation Commission board meeting. Read more

City’s 2020 budget process wraps up

‘If you want to know where you’re headed, watch where your money is going.’ Read more

Relief coming to the ‘worst streets’ in town

A long-awaited project to reconstruct a section of the west side of Derby has a contract to proceed. Read more

Two Derby schools receive civic engagement awards

Swaney Elementary School and Derby High School were one of 10 Kansas schools the state recently recognized for civic engagement. Read more

Business

Zoning change provides progress on new attraction

The process of developing a new multisport attraction and restaurant just south of the Don Hattan auto dealership took another step forward… Read more

Sports

Benton set to be inducted into Derby Hall of Fame

It didn’t take long for Terrell Benton to pick up a basketball as a child. Read more

Going global: Nelson set to compete on world stage in karate

Jaycie Nelson admits it’s a bit surreal looking back at her now eight years in karate. Read more

Obituaries

Michael Grundon

Haysville - Michael K. Grundon, 60, passed away Thursday, August 15, 2019. Read more

Janet Schaefer

My chains are gone Read more

Opinion

More anniversary fun to come

Plenty of fun things are still happening to celebrate Derby’s 150th Anniversary in 2019. During the first week of September, the Derby Publ… Read more

Almost ten years out of high school, how did that happen?

High school are two words that bring a wide range of emotions for each one of us. Read more

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Upcoming Events

Battle of the Badges Blood Drive

The Fourth Annual Battle of the Badges Blood Drive is set for August 21 and 22 at the Derby Welcome… Read more

Derby Public Schools ribbon cuttings

Events will be held at El Paso, Park Hill and Wineteer elementary schools to celebrate new features… Read more

DRC Family Campout

The Derby Recreation Commission will host another family campout event at High Park, 2801 E. James … Read more

Movie at High Park

The Derby Recreation Commission will host a screening of the 2018 Disney animated film, “Ralph Brea… Read more

Shops at the Park

Free, family-friendly, craft and vendor fair. Food trucks available. Read more

Public invited to camp out at High Park

The Derby Recreation Commission will host a family campout event at High Park, 2801 E. James St. Read more

Dementia program set for Saturday

An upcoming program will uncover some thought provoking facts on dementia and how to avoid a diagno… Read more

Medallion Hunt

Set to start Sept. 1 and go through Sept. 7 – or whenever the medallion is found – the event is par… Read more

Weather Today

Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm. Lows overnight in the upper 60s.

Today

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Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm. Lows overnight in the upper 60s.

Humidity:86%
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Wind:E at 8 mph
Chance of Rain:30%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:06:50:52 AM
Sunset:08:12:34 PM

This Week's Forecast

DayPrecipTemp
Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm. Lows overnight in the upper 60s.Thu
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Clouds giving way to sun . Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the upper 60s.Fri
20%84° 69°
Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 60s.Sat
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Thunderstorms early. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the upper 60s.Sun
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Isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Mon
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Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Tue
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Wed
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