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KNSS News
September 14, 2020 - 4:30 pm
Sedgwick County’s Local Health Officer Dr. Garold Minns signed new emergency public health order which will take effect Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 12:01 a.m.
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KNSS News
September 10, 2020 - 12:00 pm
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has amended its travel quarantine list to no longer include travel to Aruba and to also remove mandatory quarantine following attendance at out-of-state mass gatherings of 500 or more provided people wear masks and maintain social distancing (6 feet).
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Steve McIntosh
September 10, 2020 - 9:48 am
The flu season is here. Sedgwick County Health Director Adrienne Byrne tells KNSS News the vaccine is never a 100% prevention guarantee. Byrne says the vaccine is effective on about 40% of known viruses, and she says that is "really pretty good". Byrne says the shot can still prevent your catching...
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Will Darkins
September 10, 2020 - 8:00 am
RADIO.COM’s I’m Listening returns Wednesday, September 23 at 6PM, sharing powerful stories and experiences from artists, athletes, and health professionals.
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Marni Zipper
September 09, 2020 - 9:00 am
Sharing your story has never been more powerful. RADIO.COM’s on-going I’m Listening initiative strives to ensure that healthy conversations around the topic of mental health are made commonplace and met with acceptance and kindness.
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KNSS News
September 08, 2020 - 2:18 pm
The Sedgwick County Health Department’s back-to-school vaccination mobile clinics are now open through the end of October.
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Steve McIntosh
September 08, 2020 - 9:43 am
The Sedgwick County Commision has important decisions to make at their weekly meeting Wednesday. Commision Chair Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News there is more than 80 million dollars left in a fund to help deal with the pandemic ... from the CARES package passed by Congress. Meitzner says a lot of...
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KNSS News
September 07, 2020 - 10:35 am
KU students plan Labor Day strike to demand campus close.
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KNSS News
September 07, 2020 - 7:56 am
Virus cases spike in Kansas college town.
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Ted Woodward
September 04, 2020 - 1:39 pm
Local COVID-19 numbers for Friday, September 4
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