Harvey

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Steve McIntosh
July 19, 2019 - 9:50 am
Preliminary estimates put the Kansas seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate at 3.4 percent in June ... down from 3.5 percent in May and up from 3.3 percent in June of 2018. Figures from the Kansas Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics show a decline of nearly one percent in state...
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Steve McIntosh
April 19, 2019 - 10:03 am
Preliminary estimates reported by the Kansas Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics show a seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 3.5 percent in March. This was up from 3.4 percent in February and up from 3.4 percent in March 2018. Kansas gained 5,900 jobs, when compared to March of...
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Steve McIntosh
January 18, 2019 - 9:58 am
Preliminary estimates reported by the Kansas Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics show a seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 3.3 percent in December. This was up from 3.2 percent in November and down from 3.5 percent in December 2017. Seasonally adjusted job estimates indicate...
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Steve McIntosh
May 18, 2018 - 9:47 am
The Kansas Department of Labor reports the state unemployment rate at 3.4 percent in April ... unchanged from March ... and down slightly from 3.6 percent in April of 2017. Nonfarm jobs increased by 2,200 over the month. The largest job gains were in trade, transportation and utilities, and...
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Steve McIntosh
March 12, 2018 - 9:44 am
The Kansas Department of Labor reports the state seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate for January was 3.5 percent ... unchanged from December ... and down from 3.9 one year ago. The state added 200 jobs over the month. The Wichita M-S-A jobless rate was 3.8 percent in January ... up from 3.5...
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Dreamstime
September 03, 2017 - 11:42 pm
Experts say Harvey's filthy floodwaters pose significant dangers to human safety and the environment even after water levels drop far enough that Southeast Texas residents no longer fear for their lives. Already well-known for sewer overflows following rainstorms, the city of Houston's system faces...
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Dreamstime
August 31, 2017 - 10:18 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is sending teams to areas of Texas ravaged by Hurricane Harvey to help conduct search and rescue operations. The Kansas Adjutant General's Department said in a news release that two state agencies, 14 fire departments, one police department and one sheriff's office are...
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Dreamstime
August 30, 2017 - 11:29 am
Members of the Student Veterans Organization (SVO) at Wichita State University are banding together to help the Hurricane Harvey relief effort in the Houston area. A collection point for survivors and first responders is being set up in the Student Military and Veteran Center in Grace Wilkie Hall,...
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Dreamstime
August 26, 2017 - 7:17 am
Hurricane Harvey slammed into Texas Friday night with sustained winds of 130 mph. At 1 p.m. CDT Saturday, Harvey is located about 60 miles east-southeast of San Antonio, Texas, moving north-northwest at just 2 mph. Maximum sustained winds are now 70 mph. More information regarding Harvey can be...
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Dreamstime
Steve & Ted
August 24, 2017 - 8:48 am
Steve talks to ABC's Jim Ryan in Texas about the tropical storm that's expected to strengthen to hurricane status before hitting Texas tomorrow.
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