Masks

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KNSS News
October 17, 2020 - 10:15 am
Kansas counties are making their own rules about whether to require poll workers to wear masks as the public votes.
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Rodney Price
September 09, 2020 - 1:21 pm
In addition to turning down the Governor's order, we heard from Dr. Garold Minns, who gave his thoughts on the mask mandate and the spread of COVID-19.
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Rodney Price
September 08, 2020 - 7:33 pm
It look nearly 9 hours but the Wichita City Council extended the mask mandate. It might end prior to October 21 if key metrics are met.
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KNSS News
August 29, 2020 - 10:33 am
Two doctors running for Kansas' open Senate seat have moved to different political poles on the coronavirus pandemic.
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Unsolicited mask deliveries reported in Brown County
KNSS News
August 20, 2020 - 5:46 am
First it was seeds, now it is masks. Brown County Sheriff John Merchant says that unordered packages are showing up at some homes across the area. The Brown County Sheriff's office has been receiving concerns from county residents about receiving unsolicited packages of face masks from China...
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KNSS News
July 23, 2020 - 2:29 pm
Kansas AG: local officials can opt out of school mask order
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RADIO.COM Staff
July 16, 2020 - 9:47 am
Add grocery giant Kroger to the growing list of businesses that require masks, not encourage, require. Starting July 22nd all shoppers will be required to wear a mask or face covering while in stores.
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Steve McIntosh
July 07, 2020 - 9:56 am
edgwick County Commission Chair Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News wearing a mask to control the spread of COVID-19 is a political question for some people. But he wants to see businesses do well and get the kids back to school. He says if wearing masks will control the spread of the virus "it will save...
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Wichita mask ordinance created a problem for County dispatchers
Steve & Ted mornings
July 07, 2020 - 8:41 am
Wichita and Sedgwick County established a hotline for mask reports and questions at (316) 303-8255, or you can email masks@wichita.gov . Steve and Ted discuss the ordinance with Sedgwick County Comission Chairman Pete Meitzner.
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Steve McIntosh
July 06, 2020 - 9:51 am
Wichita's new mandatory mask ordinance is now in effect, where social distancing is not possible. Mayor Brandon Whipple tells KNSS News protesters showed up outside his home over the weekend. He welcomed them and offered them cold sodas. Whipple says everything was peaceful, "they had their voices...
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