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The coronavirus pandemic and holiday weekend travel
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May 21, 2020 - 8:39 am
Steve and Ted visit with AAA Kansas' Shawn Steward ahead of Memorial Day weekend.
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Kansas gas prices 7th Cheapest in U.S.
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December 26, 2019 - 5:39 am
Many people are traveling for the holidays and in Kansas, they’ll be able to do so more cheaply than many places in the country. Shawn Steward with AAA Kansas says in Kansas we are down 2 cents for the week to $2.26 a gallon “A record 104 million Americans are taking to the roadways,” said Steward...
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October 07, 2019 - 5:33 am
New research from AAA reveals that automatic emergency braking systems with pedestrian detection perform inconsistently, and proved to be completely ineffective at night. The pedestrian detection systems generally include features like automatic braking or systems that can alert drivers and assist...
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September 17, 2019 - 1:38 pm
Gasoline prices in Wichita have started to climb. According to AAA, prices in the Wichita are average around $2.34 for a regular gallon. It is up from yesterday when prices were at $2.26 a gallon. In Kansas, the average for a gallon of gas is $2.37, up from $2.34. Prices spiked Monday by more than...
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September 06, 2019 - 5:00 am
New analysis of crash data by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found the number of people killed as a result of drivers running red lights has spiked sharply in recent years. Shawn Steward with AAA Kansas says pedestrians, bicyclists and other drivers are generally the victims of red-light...
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July 22, 2019 - 5:32 am
AAA Kansas is trying to put its message before motorists to not text and drive. “AAA launched our ‘Don’t Drive Intoxicated, Don’t Drive Intexticated’ distracted driving campaign here in Kansas back in April,” said spokesman Shawn Steward. “It compares texting and driving with drinking and driving...
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April 09, 2019 - 2:31 am
AAA Kansas is trying to help Kansans drive more safely through a new awareness campaign. Shawn Steward with AAA says the new Don’t Drive Intoxicated – Don’t Drive Intexticated campaign is designed to show that distraction is as dangerous as drinking. A survey last month of more than 600 Kansas...
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March 20, 2019 - 5:23 am
Wednesday is the first day of spring, which means we need to be ready for storms at any point for the next few months. Shawn Steward is with Triple-A/Kansas reminds us that with the amount of technology most of us carry in our pocket, there is no reason not to know what you're driving toward. “...
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December 12, 2018 - 2:20 am
Kansans continues to see comparatively low gas prices. Shawn Steward is with Triple-A Kansas says on Monday Kansas has the 5th cheapest average gas price in the U.S. “We’re down another 7 cents this week for an average of $2.09,” said Steward. "The metro areas; Wichita, Lawrence, and Kansas City,...
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December 10, 2018 - 4:52 am
According to a AAA survey, an estimated 20 million Americans who purchased a real Christmas tree in the last three years did not properly secure it to their vehicle. Shawn Steward is with Triple -A/Kansas... “If you’re not properly transporting your tree, that can cause vehicle damage,” said Shawn...
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