Sedgwick County Commission

February 20, 2019 - 11:04 pm
Sedgwick County has a new county manager. The County Commission on Wednesday, unanimously approved a contract for Tom Stolz. Stolz had been serving in an interim role until commissioners voted on the position. KSN News reports that his vision for the county, includes focusing on public safety. "Our...
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January 30, 2019 - 11:54 am
In December 2018, the Sedgwick County Commission voted to support legislation to eliminate Daylight Savings Time statewide. On Wednesday, the commissioners reversed course and concluded that's now a dead issue. Sedgwick County Commission Chairman David Dennis said the county has more important...
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January 16, 2019 - 11:50 am
Lacey Cruse took her seat on the Sedgwick County Commission Wednesday, and offered her vision for both herself and the commission as a whole. Cruse, who replaced fourth district commissioner Richard Ranzau, thanked the voters who supported her. She also said the this marks the beginning of a new...
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KNSS News
January 15, 2019 - 11:14 am
The Wichita City Council swore in a new member on Tuesday. Becky Tuttle be the interim District 2 Council member until the seat is permanently filled in November. She takes over for Pete Meitzner, who was elected to the Sedgwick County Commission.
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KNSS News
December 18, 2018 - 1:58 pm
When the Sedgwick County commission meets on Wednesday morning it will have a lot of routine business on its agenda. Some of that routine business will focus on the renewal of agreements between Sedgwick County EMS and some nearby community colleges that allows students learning to be paramedics to...
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December 12, 2018 - 2:14 pm
The Sedgwick County Commission held its weekly meeting Wednesday at the courthouse in downtown Wichita. Commissioners accepted a donation totaling $750 for COMCARE’s Community Crisis Center, and donations totaling $390 for the Suicide Prevention Coalition. Assistant County Manager David Spears...
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Steve & Ted
December 06, 2018 - 7:00 am
Steve and Ted discuss the resignation, a growing lack of government transparency, and the media.
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December 05, 2018 - 10:50 am
Sedgwick County Manager Michael Scholes is out of a job. The county commission announced Wednesday morning Scholes agreed to resign, effective November 30, 2018. Scholes was named county manger in September 2015. Scholes fell out of favor with the commission recently when it be came known he had...
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November 20, 2018 - 4:26 am
Sedgwick County Commissioners Monday made it official, County Counselor Eric Yost is out of a job. Nov. 7th commissioners put Yost on administrative leave after he was accused of violating attorney-client privilege. Interim County Counselor Michael Pepoon outlined the County's settlement with Yost...
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November 07, 2018 - 11:51 pm
Sedgwick County Commissioners held a special session on Wednesday to discuss a personnel matter. After going into executive session, three of the five commissioners voted to place Sedgwick County Counselor Eric Yost on paid administrative leave. Howell and Commissioner Richard Ranzau voted no on...
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