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Steve McIntosh
May 13, 2020 - 10:02 am
Former Kansas Governor Dr. Jeff Colyer tells KNSS News he is optimistic about efforts to control the pandemic. Colyer says the key is testing to "isolate the few to protect he many" and "then you swarm over your problem areas". He says "testing" is the key ... especially in those senior living...
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Steve McIntosh
May 12, 2020 - 10:15 am
Sedgwick County Commission Chair Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News he believes Phase One of the pandemic recovery plan is going in a "positive direction" in Sedgwick County. He has observed people in restaurants and churches, keeping their six-foot distance. Meitzner says Sedwick County is in great...
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Steve McIntosh
May 11, 2020 - 9:56 am
In the midst of the pandemic, life goes on at City Hall. Wichita Mayor Brandon Whipple tells KNSS News it's going to be tough drafting a budget over the next few months. He says the City is looking at a revenue shortfall of between five million and 15 million dollars, thanks to the pandemic. But he...
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FILE - In this July 22, 2001 file photo, Little Richard performs at the 93rd birthday and 88th year in show business gala celebration for Milton Berle, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Little Richard, the self-proclaimed “architect of rock ‘n’ roll” whose piercing wail, pounding piano and towering pompadour irrevocably altered popular music while introducing black R&B to white America, has died Saturday, May 9, 2020. (AP Photo/John Hayes, File)
KNSS News
May 09, 2020 - 4:06 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Little Richard, one of the chief architects of rock ‘n’ roll whose piercing wail, pounding piano and towering pompadour irrevocably altered popular music while introducing black R&B to white America, died Saturday after battling bone cancer. He was 87. Pastor Bill Minson...
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Steve McIntosh
May 05, 2020 - 9:56 am
Phase One of the Kansas pandemic reopening plan is in effect. Restaurant dining is now permitted, with some restrictions. Sedgwick County Commission Chair Pete Meitzner clarifies that rule for KNSS News ... saying restaurants can seat groups of up to ten people, as lomng as there is 6 feet...
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Don Hall
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KNSS News
April 29, 2020 - 8:28 am
Around 4:30 this morning an injury accident was reported at Kellogg and Rock. Local radio personality Don Hall was in a car that was turning and was "t-boned" by a second car. Don was pronounced dead at the scene. The police say there is suspicion that the other driver was "impaired."
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Steve McIntosh
April 28, 2020 - 10:02 am
Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly says she will announce plans to reopen the state by Thursday. After that, local governments will making their own decisions about dealing with the pandemic. Sedgwick County Commission Chair Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News local officials can make their rules more restrictive,...
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Steve McIntosh
April 27, 2020 - 9:43 am
Governor Kelly's state-wide stay-home order is set to expire May 3rd ... as officials deal with the coronavirus pandemic in Kansas. Wichita Mayor Brandon Whipple tells KNSS News he thinks the governor will let the order expire Sunday night ... if there is not an "uptick" in new cases. Whipple says...
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Steve McIntosh
April 21, 2020 - 10:03 am
Sedgwick County has been under a stay-home order for a month now. County Commission Chair Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News Governor Kelly's state-wide order is due to expire May 3rd ... and we may have some answers about local COVID-19 strength within a few days. After that, it will probably be up to...
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