Sedgwick County Commission

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Steve McIntosh
April 21, 2020 - 10:03 am
Sedgwick County has been under a stay-home order for a month now. County Commission Chair Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News Governor Kelly's state-wide order is due to expire May 3rd ... and we may have some answers about local COVID-19 strength within a few days. After that, it will probably be up to...
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Rodney Price
April 15, 2020 - 12:59 pm
222 employees volunteered but the county looks to furlough 150 non-essential employees. More information on the county's action is ahead in this story.
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Rodney Price
April 08, 2020 - 1:19 pm
For those county employees on the front line fighting the coronavirus, the Sedgwick County Commission voted to increase their paychecks for a time. Find out how much more some employees will take home.
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Rodney Price
April 08, 2020 - 12:16 pm
There is some good news in the coronavirus fight: almost 20 percent of the people who have contracted the virus in Sedgwick County have recovered. We'll share some other information on the fight in this story.
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Steve McIntosh
April 07, 2020 - 9:56 am
Two weeks into the local stay-home order, Sedgwick County Commission chairman Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News there are some encouraging signs that the coronavirus pandemic may be nearing its peak. He says the "next two or three weeks are crucial". He says "we're not out of the woods yet". Meitzner...
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Rodney Price
April 01, 2020 - 11:53 am
Find out what Sedgwick County Health Director Adrienne Byrne had to say to the County Commissioners at their weekly meeting this morning regarding COVID-19.
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Sedgwick County's response to the coronavirus pandemic
Steve & Ted mornings
March 24, 2020 - 9:22 am
Steve and Ted get the latest on the passage of a "stay at home" order draft from Sedgwick County Commissioner Pete Meitzner.
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KNSS News
March 23, 2020 - 5:10 pm
The Sedgwick County Commission special meeting at 4 p.m. Monday to discuss the coronavirus.
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Ted Woodward
March 23, 2020 - 1:13 pm
Special meeting upcoming for the Sedgwick County Commission
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New official Coronavirus name adopted by World Health Organization is COVID-19
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Rodney Price
March 11, 2020 - 11:51 am
LISTEN: The Sedgwick County Health Director joined the Sedgwick County Commission meeting to give an update on the coronavirus.
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