Jan 12, 2017|
The shell of the "naked chicken chaulapa" is made out of fried chicken.
Staffers seeing bears out looking for food.
Funny man Jerry Lewis turns 91 today.
Wichitan Derek Aalders wins $63,750 on "Wheel of Fortune."
The WBJ's Bill Roy says Derby closed on the sale of star bonds.
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Is this station which should talk turns to first for live team coverage of breaking news KM SS we just cause number. Who won the news talk and weather station depend on. Good morning Stephen 10 in the morning Steve back and Johnson Woodward Candace has breaking news a fighter. Building fighters this morning in downtown Wichita at Broadway and English this is the old bus station you'll bus terminal there. At Broadway and English if the fire is now under control no injuries are reported. But in the location Broadway in English the old bus station. An aide to Republican governor Sam Brownback you suggesting that the Kansas senate's top GOP leader. Supports unfair tax increases and punishing you spending cuts to balance state budget. Brownback spokeswoman. Maliki will abate responded to criticism of the governor's proposal from senate president Susan waigel which a top. And three other GOP leaders. Powered the forecast with K UNICEF staff meteorologist Dan Holliday in born and. Good morning a winter storm is going to be spending our way by tomorrow afternoon and lingering throughout the weekend with a mix of freezing rain and rain at times that will really start to impact travel today is going to be dry though much colder with a high 36 22 overnight tomorrow's high 29. And it looks like the heaviest precipitation in terms of freezing rain will occur Friday night and Saturday night. I'm KM SS meteorologist Dan holidays thank standouts partly cloudy seventeen degrees northeast wind at thirteen miles brother Gibbs Ewing. Windchill of three. Kansas governor Sam Brownback is proposing to freeze the State's contributions to pensions for teachers and government workers to help balance the state budget. The proposal outlined Wednesday would continue the contribution rates for the 2016 fiscal year which ended June 30. The state would contribute 299 million dollars annually through fiscal 2019. The state has been boosting his contributions each year to help close a long term gap. Between the pension systems anticipated revenues. And the benefits promised to workers and retirees. Brownback proposal would cut state pension costs by a total of 425 million dollars. Through June 2019. Dan O'Neill KO SS news. Democrat represented John Carmichael of Wichita was critical of Republican governor Sam Brownback state of the state address Tuesday as. He felt it was not true to the situation. Well it's unfortunate that the governor of sit fails to realize that this state is in desperate financial condition. Instead the governor tells us that the state of our state as strong as we face a one billion dollar deficit. The governor tells us that he's confident the legislature will figure this out but the governor offers no leadership. He fails to recognize the reality of the mess that we are and he appears to be a man who's on his way out of town. Brownback has been rumored for potential positions in Donald Trump's administration. The Sedgwick county commission welcomed two new members at yesterday's meeting of Michael O'Donnell and David Dennis. I wanna get out and and meet with the folks and the sheriff's office. DA's office clerk a elections is to healthcare fire EMS treasuries for the Jimmy VVIO public works all the other. Organizations that did support the citizens and Sedgwick county it's our job up here on the bench is to make sure that they can do their job. Dennison defeated incumbent Carl Peter John in last year's Republican primary election. Kansas congressman Roger Marshall has been tapped to serve on the house committee on agriculture the first congressional district Republican says working on the next farm bill is a top priority. At a time when we have commodity prices and cattle prices. I'd let near record lows we need to work on us on a safety net and make sure that that's gonna be there for. Our act people as well for the American consumer. Marshall will also have a spot on the committee on science and technology in the 115 congress kick in its first national news time 735. We had a national intelligence James clapper says he has reached out to president elect Donald Trump portals on a day and jaded claims about Russia here's ABC news chief investigative correspondent Brian Ross. That he talked a Donald Trump overnight and shared his profound dismay about the leaks of information. Clapper said no decision had been made about whether the information is reliable but he went on to seemingly confirmed that trump had been pretty. On Capitol Hill today Donald Trump picked around the CIA. Congressman Mike Pompeo will face questions from a senate committee. Pompeo is a member of the House Intelligence Committee. The house expected to vote tomorrow on a measure that would ease the way for action to repeal obamacare without the threat of a democratic filibuster. Six children unaccounted for after a house fire in Baltimore woman and three for nine children were taken to hospital opened fire broke out early today. Jerry Preston ABC news. 736 now Stevens dead on came SS. You know ten in the food business are always looking for something you full course and something simple and play the customer. Their mouths watering right obedient to. Just to sample the latest goodies Taco Bell plane's fuel nationwide this month with a its latest concoction. A taco with a shell made entirely out of fried chicken. Taco Bell says the shell of the naked chicken Chiluba. Is made up of all white seasoned chicken. Rest of the taco is packed with. Lettuce tomatoes cheddar cheese. And avocado ranch sauce. So I guess taken the beef insider chicken taco. The fast food chains as the top who tested well and markets in Bakersfield California and Dick Kansas City, Missouri Allen well KC MO and it'll be available at taco bells across the country. January 26. So I guess it's a shell that pin and get out okay yeah Madonna fried chicken. I'd I would maybe have some Dynegy great unit to make a shell made out of chicken skin. Maybe that's what it fried chicken skin it and now it's it's chicken and you know. I'm just suggesting it lives differently and a you know you should get in their research depart yeah I sit and a that is shifting your interest in building fire this morning in downtown Wichita we've been telling you about it this morning that is the and Broadway in English and today it's the old. Bus terminal down there. Which you know every game you know we're just speculating a little bit and it's empty I mean nobody. Did dome offices in there or anything like that one guy sitting there abandoned what are some people who may be temporarily lodging in there are something on fire don't know over don't know that will be taken that out but. You vehemently and old that old about struggled to. Been there a couple of I believe so not man number off was down an accident straight up the forties and fifties yeah I it's pretty Spartan is yet. And not very exciting. Can remind you that bus terminally they haven't Breakfast at Tiffany's. You need the one in New York City and that's probably set but I know that it's it's all of that that flavor. And so that's what's going downtown Wichita now we need to talk about it just a little bit about the weather coming up because. This could be an interesting weekend weather wise across the south central Kansas. Yet. The weather services and a course I've stampede year old just anabolic predicting some sort of ice fall and it should begin tomorrow night. Some time. And then go through the next 2448 hours we're looking for. Predicting maybe a quarter inch or more of ice now that doesn't sound like a lot of bytes but that's a lot of vice that is a lot of right now you start coding. The tree limbs and power lines of that stuff and they start collapsing. Under the weight is very heavy. And we need. A little research in the lasted that big ice storm we had was in 20055. Was set. Al massive ice storm went and identity was without power for several days now my parents Evan renouncing power for now a lot of people without power for about a week. I'm remember taken my mind a video camera outside in our neighborhood in just a got video though. The trees were discovered relies and everything you know at a tree across the street this fellow over. Lot of trees fell over yet and it's just it could be an ugly situation anyway. If you keep it right here on K and assess. Dan Holliday and our our crack weather team gonna keep an island where and tell you what's coming up next and maybe we can open it doesn't it's not quite he's the head quarter of an inch. But the folks from the public works department here in Wichita have already been out treating a streak of brine. In the main streets are. He says they started yesterday on particular song my Solomon treating on Tuesday night I just noticed it last evening arrest yesterday afternoon driving around. That they retreating thirteenth near near my house so I think they're getting their proactive there wanna get that treated. But we hear more about that the next day or so from Alan King built public works department. We're trying to get ready. Any precautions you guys would suggest that debt. First of all make sure you get blankets in your home in case you lose the power and and I'm a good book to read I guess but it won't be facetious about it because it can be dangerous. Well something I'd like to say just a from a trek standpoint that pre treat does really well for the first little bit of that storm attendee. Melting ice actually brief freezes over snow freezes it be a problem GAAP and that that those crews do of Perry get jobless stand on top of that what you have to be extremely careful. Traveling anywhere even on a road that looks good on only what yeah yes it is that you unit renew what's there in his sights feature probably going to be a little bit of a problem. Outside residential streets will be you know ice sheets of vice all right. The bottom like he'd been here and we'll keep you posted. On Cain has listened the regular Stephens and we'll have them and and even clearer picture tomorrow if you're closer to the event. Something exciting going on at this seven clans casino in new Kirk Oklahoma Ted Charley pride Charley pride I'd let shouldn't. Country music legend Charlie pride in concert Saturday January 21. And we have two tickets to that show about that right now one of our listeners who the two tickets from the seven glanced at the casino valued at fifty bucks. If you'd like to go gives you call 86913 386913. Thirty off the color number six weeks and you go to the Charlie pride concert at seven clans casino. Courtesy your good friend Stevens hit right here. On king and SS 741 now. Health insurance help for small business workers. Gilroy editor of the Wichita business journal coming up Traficant weather on the way Stephen to add on K and assess.