Steve McIntosh

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With 50 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 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, the prestigious Murrow award, and an NAB Marconi Award for Medium Market Personality of the Year. 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 50 years.

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    A 21-year-old man faces charges after an accidental fatal shooting in west Wichita Tuesday morning ... in the 700 block of south Sycamore. Police Capt. Jason Stephens says 21-year-old Christian...

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    U.S. Senator Jerry Moran visited a Wichita plant where Spirit AeroSystems workers have been making ventilators to help in treating COVID-19 patients. The federal government now wants cut back on...

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    September 01, 2020 - 9:52 am

    State officials say Kansas voter turnout for the Primary in August was 34.2 percent ... a bit higher than normal for a primary before a presidential election. Sedgwick County Commission Chair Pete...

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