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by Melissa Sheffler and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | January 30, 2013
Many women dread getting on the scale. But Diane Greenleaf-Kisner, a dietician, stepped up to the challenge. She wanted to test the Weight Gurus Scale, a product that claims to calculate weight, body fat, muscle mass, body water, and bone mass just by standing on it. It sells at Bed, Bath and Beyond for $49.99.  Diane, who is used to calculating complicated health numbers, figured her stats before stepping on the Weight Guru Scale. "It's .7 off, according to that scale,” Diane said.
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by Melissa Scheffler and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | February 27, 2013
Susan Clark's '94 Jimmy has spent some time in the sun. "It's pretty weathered," Susan said. That's why she asked us to test "Wipe New. " The commercial says "It's the world's longest lasting solution for restoring and protecting your vehicle. "  The maker's claim "Wipe New" can restore faded plastic inside and outside of your vehicle. We bought it online for $19.95, plus shipping and handling. Susan put on gloves to get ready for the procedure. She poured some of the solution onto an applicator cloth.
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by Melissa Scheffler and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | August 28, 2013
Fried chicken. If only there was a way to enjoy this comfort food without feeling uncomfortable about all those calories. The Big Boss Oil-less Fryer might be able to help. It claims to cook with halogen, convection, and infrared heat. It says it can prepare crispy fried food with little or no oil. Denise Dias from the Sedgwick County Extension Office is helping us fact-check this fryer. "You know any way you can make fried chicken without any fat or oil, or very little ... yeah great idea," Denise said.
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By Kim Wilhelm and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | November 13, 2011
After a FactFinder 12 investigation and two state investigations, a Wichita funeral home owner is disciplined for unethical business practices.  The Kansas State Board of Mortuary Arts ordered Doug Watson, owner of Watson Funeral Home, to refund a family $967.32 for overcharging for a funeral service.  The order also requires Watson to pay a $500 fine, attend ten hours of approved continuing education in the area of...
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by Kim Wilhelm and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | November 15, 2012
We've all had them. That annoying neighbor who lets their dog bark at all hours or maybe that guy who decides to mow his lawn at 6 a.m. every Saturday morning when you're trying to sleep in. We get it. These are not earth-shattering issues or big crimes but rather little neighborhood nuisances that can affect your quality of life. Here are some of the most common neighborhood nuisances.  These ordinances are in Wichita, but most of these are against city code in some form or fashion for residents of other cities and towns across Kansas.  Check with your local police or city hall for more information.
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By KWCH 12 Eyewitness Sports | October 18, 2012
Long-time KWCH 12 Eyewitness Sports Director Bruce Haertl will be reducing his duties in 2013. Haertl's reduction is at his request to accommodate his family situation. His wife, Sarah Haertl, recently accepted a position as the Director of Marketing at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Haertl family will be relocating to Tulsa after the first of the year. Bruce Haertl plans to continue working for KWCH in a reduced role. He will remain the voice of televised Shocker men's basketball games and cover those games for KWCH.
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By Melissa Scheffler and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | January 2, 2013
The WaxVac commercial captivated Marcy Kauffman so much, she emailed Does It Work. "I wanted to wait for the WacVac,” Marcy said. After waiting a few weeks for some serious wax build-up in her sons' ears, Marcy is ready to see if the WaxVac is truly a safe and effective way to suck wax out of ears. We bought two online for nearly $31. That includes shipping and handling and priority processing. Marcy begins the testing. "Well, I know it's getting some wax. Oh yeah.
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by Melissa Scheffler and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | April 17, 2013
While Mooyah employees keep customers happy, owner Anthony Powell isn't afraid to get a little dirty cleaning floors. "Until something better comes along, this is what we're stuck with," Anthony said. Well, we might have something better; it's called the Hurricane 360 Spin Mop. Its commercial says it's "a system that cleans practically anything and everything and uses patented centrifugal dryer technology, so you're using a clean mop to leave your floors spic and span. " We bought the Hurricane 360 Spin Mop online for nearly $53. We put it together quickly.  But Anthony thought something was missing.
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By Rebecca Zepick White and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | August 9, 2011
  Click here to see photos of the brown widow spider Most people have heard of black widow spiders, but an even more venomous brown widow spider , Latrodectus geometricus has been confirmed in Kansas according to a local exterminator. Kent Foley, President of Arrest A Pest - Pest Solutions says that large brown widow has been removed from a home in Haysville, Sedgwick County, KS. It is believed to be the first found in the state. The spider is now residing safely in an enclosure in Foley's office.
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by John Boyd and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | May 3, 2013
The Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office says a tip to Crime Stoppers helped them track down four people accused in the death of 19-year-old Jordan Turner. We hear about the Crime Stoppers Tip Line all the time. They offer cash rewards for anonymous tips leading to arrests in local cases. But, if you don't ever leave your name - how do you claim a reward? The Executive Director of Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County Gordon Bassham says the organization goes to great lengths to make sure tipsters remain anonymous, and to make sure they are able to claim rewards.
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By Matt Mauro and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | December 7, 2012
It was a fiery car crash on Kellogg that burns half of Jared Estes's body and puts him into a coma.  When he comes to, he has one big question: What happened to Paige-  She's the love of his life, the girl he's been married to just six months, who had been sitting next to him when this accident happens; Jared's about to find out.      In a coma at Via Christi Saint Francis for the past two weeks, he finally wakes up. "People started...
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September 16, 2012
We've taken a number of phone calls and e-mails from people who don't know how to hook up their DTV Converter Boxes.  These are difficult calls to take because everyone's setup is going to be slightly different.  The folks at the FCC have come up with some basic instructions that should help most people with their situation. Look through the list of setups below and see which one fits your situation best.  Click the links for easy-to-follow setup instructions.  These instructions should work no matter which converter box you have.
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