Sedgwick County Commission

November 02, 2018 - 7:42 pm
Three Sedgwick County commissioners are under investigation by the FBI, because they attempted to fire County Manager Michael Scholes after he cooperated with an FBI investigation. According to attorney Austin Parker, representing County Counselor Eric Yost, commissioners David Unruh, David Dennis...
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Steve Boyer
October 10, 2018 - 2:54 pm
At Wednesdays Sedgwick County Commission meeting, Brent Shelton of the division of finance asked for 25 thousand dollars in funds for the USS Wichita Comissioning Comittee. The USS Wichita is a fast, light class of ship that can be used for rescue and piracy enforcement in shallow coastal waters...
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August 17, 2018 - 7:29 pm
Sedgwick County Commissioner Richard Ranzau is moving on to the general election in November. His primary challenger, Clyde Nicks had asked for a recount in the race. A bi-partisan panel was selected and a re-count was conducted, by hand, this past week. Sedgwick County Election Commissioner...
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K N S S News
May 04, 2018 - 7:26 pm
A federal indictment unsealed Friday accuses Sedgwick County Commissioner Michael O'Donnell of stealing $10,500 from his campaign accounts to put into his personal bank account and to give to friends, and then covering it up by making false reports. O'Donnell, 33, is charged with five counts of...
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May 03, 2018 - 10:55 pm
In an attempt to make voting as smooth as possible, Sedgwick County Elections Commissioner Tabitha Lehman is asking for an extra $100,000 to increase the number of polling locations. She says that an effort to send out flyers reminding people to get out and vote early or vote by mail wasn't funded...
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KNSS News
April 24, 2018 - 11:33 am
At the Wichita City Council - Sedgwick County Commission workshop Tuesday, Troy Houtman, Director of Parks & Recreation, discussed the city's hosting of the NCAA Men's basketball tournament. "We did a really good job as a community making this happen. And we actually put our stamp, not just on...
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Steve & Ted mornings
April 23, 2018 - 8:33 am
Steve and Ted get the rundown on the special city/county workshop from Mayor Jeff Longwell.
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March 14, 2018 - 7:32 pm
Government officials in the second most populous county in Kansas are grappling with a challenge by atheists to a decades-old practice of opening county meetings with prayer. Sedgwick County Commissioner David Unruh said during a public meeting Tuesday that if they don't believe in God, he doesn't...
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Dreamstime
November 29, 2017 - 10:28 pm
The Sedgwick County Commission meeting on Wednesday became heated after Commissioner Richard Ranzau took issue with Commissioner Michael O'Donnell. During discussion of the county health department and what data should be used to make decision s Ranzau called O'Donnell a liar, accusing him of using...
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