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Wind farm in Nemaha County supplying power to KU
KNSS News
December 02, 2020 - 5:22 am
A new wind farm that came online in north central Kansas this month is helping the University of Kansas meet its sustainability goal of offsetting carbon emissions with energy from renewable sources.
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KU's Udoka Azubuike taken 27th in the NBA Draft
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Steve & Ted mornings
November 19, 2020 - 8:35 am
Ted Woodward gives us a sports update. Good news for 'Doke, not so good news for KU Football who has to postpone a game because of COVID-19.
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KNSS News
August 30, 2020 - 11:24 am
10% have tested positive at the University of Kansas and outbreaks are linked to four sororities at Kansas State University.
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KS Board of Regents approves relief funds for universities
KNSS News
August 14, 2020 - 5:42 am
The Kansas Board of Regents approved two separate amounts of money Thursday morning in order to help schools during the coronavirus pandemic. The board approved $26 million to be sent to the six state universities and their specialized schools. That includes the University of Kansas, Kansas State,...
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KU launches app in effort to lessen the spread of COVID-19
KNSS News
August 14, 2020 - 5:34 am
Getting into a building on the KU campus this fall? There's an app for that. KU will reopen to students, faculty, and staff this fall by requiring them to use a mobile health app to check for symptoms of the COVID-19 virus before allowing them in campus buildings. Users can use the CVKey app to...
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KU expands program testing wastewater for COVID-19
KNSS News
July 23, 2020 - 5:29 am
The University of Kansas School of Engineering and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment have expanded a project to detect COVID-19 virus in the wastewater systems of local communities across the state. The original project launched this spring looked for evidence of the virus in a dozen...
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Prosecutors file additional charges against Kansas professor
KNSS News
June 26, 2020 - 5:23 am
A revised indictment accuses a Kansas researcher of defrauding the University of Kansas and the U.S. government by concealing work he was doing for China. The new indictment filed Thursday charges Feng “Franklin” Tao of Lawrence, Kansas, with seven counts of wire fraud and three counts of making...
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KNSS News
June 01, 2020 - 10:45 am
Two University of Kansas students are suing the school over refunds and other funds they believe they should have received after the classes and activities were moved online or canceled because of the coronovirus pandemic. Several universities across the country are facing similar lawsuits. The two...
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Enrollment down at KU due to coronavirus pandemic
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KNSS News
May 20, 2020 - 5:34 am
An enrollment projection for the biggest school at the University of Kansas is offering a glimpse at the impact of the coronavirus pandemic for the fall semester as it struggles to fill classes. The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the university has told its faculty members that enrollment...
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KU investigating massage therapist for female athletes
KNSS News
March 06, 2020 - 5:18 am
University of Kansas officials say a Lawrence man recently charged with a child sex crime had provided massage services to some women's athletic teams since 2015. The therapist, 48-year-old Shawn O'Brien, was an independent contractor who operated Medissage in Lawrence. O'Brien was charged recently...
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