Steve McIntosh

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With almost 45 years experience in local broadcasting, Steve McIntosh has the ability to inform and entertain when he shares his views on the wide range of topics covered on The Steve and Ted Show each weekday from 6am-9am. A native of Kansas, Steve was born in Fowler in 1949. Steve graduated from Wichita West, attended Friends University and is a graduate of the Columbia School of Broadcasting. Steve signed on the air as a mid-morning News anchor at KWBB 1410am in 1970 and he’s been a major force in Wichita radio ever since. Steve was the News Director at KEYN 103.7 “The Rock of Wichita” during the 70’s. What began as a one-person news team grew to four reporters and garnered numerous state and regional news coverage awards. In 1980 Steve joined Kassabaum Broadcasting and served as News Director for KFH Radio. In addition, he also served as Program Manager for KBRA. Steve was then lured away to do a morning co-host position with KXLK where he also served as News Director and the awards continued to pile up. When 1330 KNSS was searching for a News Director, Steve’s strong background and news experience made him the perfect choice to lead Wichita’s News/Talk station. Steve took over the reins of News Director at KNSS in 1998 and has been informing and entertaining KNSS listeners for the past 17 years. Steve’s numerous awards include 21 Kansas Association of Broadcasters awards for editorial/commentary based on his popular McIntosh Report which has been heard through the years on multiple stations. In addition Steve has earned numerous awards for Outstanding Newscasts from KAB, AP and the prestigious Murrow awards. He is a member of the Kansas Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame. Steve’s name is synonymous with Wichita Radio. His entire broadcasting career has been spent serving Kansas communities. Whether reporting a sniper incident, severe weather coverage or the local political scene, Steve has covered News in a professional and responsible manner for over 44 years.

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    July 19, 2019 - 9:50 am

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    July 16, 2019 - 10:01 am

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    July 15, 2019 - 9:55 am

    Today (Monday) city officials are beginning a pilot program to bring electric scooters for rent to downtown Wichita. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News a new ordinance will allow motorized...

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    July 01, 2019 - 9:59 am

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    June 24, 2019 - 5:29 am

    The City of Wichita was named an All-America City Sunday night following a weekend of intense competition in Denver. This is the fifth time the City has claimed this national recognition but the...

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    June 10, 2019 - 10:56 am

    Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News a parking garage is in the plans for the new stadium ... where construction is going well. Longwell says construction workers have been "out there...

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    June 10, 2019 - 10:48 am

    In spite of high water, rapid currents, and storms midweek, officials say the 48th Wichita Riverfest finished on a high note, with the biggest festival day in 13 years Saturday.  

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