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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    November 20, 2019 - 10:39 am

    "What's Going On and What More We Can Do" is a city-wide community event this weekend in Wichita ... sponsored by local criminal justice leaders. Police officer Charley Davidson tells KNSS News it...

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    November 19, 2019 - 9:50 am

    Preliminary estimates reported by the Kansas Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics show a seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 3.1 percent in October. This was down from 3.2...

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    November 18, 2019 - 10:08 am

    A lot of negative reaction to last week's announcement that Wichita's new Triple-A baseball team will be known as the Wind Surge.  Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News  "I think it's somethbing...

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    November 12, 2019 - 10:34 am

    Interested parents and students can get a first-hand look at Wichita's 24 public magnet schools. USD 259 spokesperson Susan Arensman tells KNSS News tours are being scheduled through Friday this...

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    November 12, 2019 - 3:09 am

    A woman is dead after an accident in north Wichita Monday night, near 53rd Street North and Charles ... where an SUV overturned. Police say the driver of the SUV was seriously injured. A 29-year-...

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    November 11, 2019 - 10:06 am

    Mayor Jeff Longwell encourages all Wichitans to express their gratitude to veterans on this Veterans Day ... saying "we owe so much" to veterans and their families.

    Longwell tells KNSS News...

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    November 11, 2019 - 9:36 am

    On this holiday Americans honor our military veterans. Originally Armistice Day, it celebrated the end of World War One ... on the eleventh hour, the eleventh day, of the eleventh month. The...

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    November 04, 2019 - 10:29 am

    Tuesday Wichita voters will elect a mayor. Incumbent Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News it's been a tough campaign and he's glad it's over. He says this has been "the absolute craziest election ever...

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    October 28, 2019 - 9:47 am

    Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell is in Washington this week ... sharing information about dealing with the homeless. Longwell tells KNSS News Wichita's Homeless Outreach Team ... "HOT" ... deals with...

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