Jan 12, 2017|
Alley and Limbaugh born on this day 66 years ago.
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 Wichita is number one news talk and weather station. Depend on. Good morning 830 Steven 10 in the morning the Macintosh Ted. Woodward. An aide to Republican governor Sam Brownback you suggesting that the Kansas senate's. Top GOP leaders supports unfair tax increases. And punishing spending cuts to balance the state budget Brownback spokeswoman Moly to Whittle be responded to criticism of the governor's proposals from senate president. Susan waigel of Wichita and three other GOP later leaders in the chamber. As to look at the forecast now we can't assist staff meteorologist Dan Holliday can morning Dan. Good morning a strong frontal system ushered in much colder air today we expect to be around thirtieth noontime 36. For the hi this afternoon tonight's Lou 22 and by tomorrow afternoon a winter storm watch goes into effect light freezing rain will start spreading in from the southeast are high 29. Heavier amounts of freezing rain possible Friday night on KM SS meteorologist Dan holidays. Today and now partly cloudy and seventy degrees the wind chill is for. Kansas governor Sam Brownback 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. The June 20 nineteen. Dan O'Neill KO SS news. Democrat representative 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 at hand well it's unfortunate that governor of course it 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 in. He appears to be a man who's on his way out of town Brownback has been rumored for potential positions and Donald Trump's administration. The Cedric county commissioner welcome two new members of yesterday's meeting and Michael O'Donnell and David dentists. Wanna get out and and meet with the folks in. The sheriff's office DA's office clerk a elections is to health care fire EMS treasurer registered the Jimmy VVIO public works all the other. Organizations that did support the citizens and said we counting it's our job up here on the bench is to make sure that they can do their job. Dennis defeated incumbent Carl Peter John and last year's Republican primary election. Texas congressman Roger Marshall has been tapped to serve on the house committee on agriculture. The first congressional district Republicans as 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 going to be there for our Mac people as well for the American consumers. Marshall will also have a spot on the committee on science and technology in the 115 congress to innocence national news time 833. On Capitol Hill say president elect Tom's picks for CIA director Defense Secretary and Hud secretary of Albie undergoing confirmation hearings. That of the National Security Agency James clapper as he is reached out to Donald Trump. Telling him he does not think the leak of that unsubstantiated. Document about Russian this week came from within the intelligence community. Ethics experts say there are still some real concerns about the president elect's plan to turn over his business dealings. To his sons but he says he doesn't need to step away from business operations others say he's doing it to avoid conflict of interest others say it doesn't go far enough or he's. Hang in effect is I'm not gonna have day to day control over the company and there are going to be certain restrictions that someone internally. Is gonna oversee. But this does not address according to almost all ethics experts the ethical concerns and. He senior legal analyst Dan Abrams the senate passing a non binding budget measure that eases the late in the beginnings of an obamacare repeal. Jerry Preston and innings. Stevenson in the morning feeling came in as status. A vital moment as the Golden Globes entertainment views tend to have over the voters disappointed. On Good Morning America on ABC. At the start silence Andrew Garfield talk about a big moment from. Sunday's golden global awards when he full on smooch for Ryan Reynolds when he lost the best actor in a comedy or musical Ryan Gosling Derian. Reynolds let's if you win I think we should kids before you go up there and he he was very kind of keen on the idea. As I knew he would be and and then when he didn't win I was disappointed for him the most disappointed that our plan can come to fruition and I say we can. When you win or lose we could still just enjoy the moment and make it happen. It was just my way and show my appreciation for him and you know saying you're enough no matter whether you're an old. Also on Good Morning America Michael Strahan sat down with Charlie Sheen. Asking the former Two and a Half Men star what he thought when he looked back at his famous melt down the what's on the terms like winning. And tiger blood and. It's like to what the hell was that's have you real legacy what was done oh hell yeah and and and you know I was I was a way too much. Testosterone cream. Yeah trying to keep he'll veto a hit it analyzes what can chew into a basically 888 Roy rage. That'll Odyssey. That was basically. Excel right rich but there's some good quotes that came out of it right it was a reasonable those of you out. Other moments that there's just no easy to be Alia. He's out there they're all out there. What was the thing about was that men kissing. And him and thanks for the it's a big the final moments. You know. Fox is bringing back Ed dating game show and launching a new one with a Naylor. Starr has the host. Action fox is looking for love rekindling love connection formally hosted by chuck glory in the eighty's and ninety's. Lace and leather leather and later the new version will be just by Bravo star any college. Will feature couples of all kinds gay straight whatever the first this summer. Also coming this summer games you're hosted by Jamie Foxx it's called beaches ambitious and being. He used to identify songs the show sounds like kind of a name that tune style thing fox also says empire is getting a season for. And they're in talks to do more X-Files to Sunni towns and ABC news Hollywood. And there's your news from fox. A popular character from breaking bad is coming back to TD AMC has been pretty creative with their better call solve Promos but the latest might be the best and those wheels are models we know it's a commercial for the fictional read stride GA net Lowe's put those are monarchs and breaking bad fans know that it's a fast food restaurant chain owned by Jean Carlo as busy as gust range. And guess who makes an appearance at the end of the promo I didn't try our new curly Fries and a premiere date for season three about a call sol other than spring of 2017. David glad Steen ABC news more. Tonight ABC you'll air taking the stage African American music and stories that changed America and all star celebration highlighting the Smithsonian's new national museum of African American history and culture. Oprah Winfrey. Will be on hand. I'm here Ted I think opened the show and just to say hey we did this thing and isn't this great and let's celebrate. And let's laugh and let's dance in the cheer and maybe evens shed a tear to. And just to honor the fact and acknowledge that we accomplish this great big thing Quincy. Jones will also be appearing on the show. Well it was difficult mind please hang up is that we're the only country always generally it does not have a minister of culture. Genesis is very then surely on people 6000 homeless such as Chicago as well tone. That vote this year because they don't know they a bit lower than music where it came from Australia every game. Later tonight interesting comment Quincy Jones you know people have no perspective of history. That's a very interesting comment if you really think in I'm a big news. We don't know what we don't know our history nobody doubts now so we just to make the same mistakes over again. Quincy Jones equating it to music to have been an integral part of music or this country for the last half century. This C twenty years ago on this night stated view a little cartoon show called King of the Hill so that I only found abusing. Enjoyed that you need to hill started twenty years ago tonight. A couple of big birthdays today how about he Kirstie Alley. 66 today born right here in Wichita Kansas. They're gonna clear up. Still shows up all the time to time she 66 today mr. happy particulars the amendment of the southeast southeast high school yes she attended Kansas State University before ending up in the West Coast boy has she done well who else was born on this very same day that same day aimed also 66 today. Rush Limbaugh hosted. Yeah right I remembered we've done this before and and this is Russia's birthday here's the Alley Rush Limbaugh born on the very same day they're both sixty settle statistics. She born in Wichita Kansas he was born in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Neighboring states he's done well he's done well I himself well. Couple of very successful folks' right to bed finally steam we go back fifty years ago on this night. It was the debut of the TV show often drag but this Blair. Fifty years ago. Stronger now of course dragnet had been on radio radio and editors. It's had a run in the 1950s on television as well. Went away but Jack Webb brought it back in the in the late sixties in 1967 in color color now yeah. And of course. Can't go through dragnet without the little speech by Jack well here's a great clip in which three young men. And kind of hippie ish for kind of limping off to Jack Webb at the police station and Jack let's hear about. I don't know maybe part of as the fact that you're in a hurry. You've grown up on instant orange juice put that instant entertainment. Dial seven digits instant communication. Eternity push the pedal instant transportation flashy guard instant money. Shot and a problem push a few buttons instant answers. But some problems you can't get a quick answers to no matter how much you want them. We took a little boy innocent receiving hospital yesterday was four years old he weighs eight and a half pounds. His past just him by the defeat him. I'd give me a fast as that on one little stop that from ever happening again. And if he can't settle for what about the 55000 Americans will Diana highways this year that's nearly six or seven times the number little get killed in Vietnam. Question up in arms about that or is Diana's car some. No moral right. Wow outs is. His activist I know sliced. It yes that does abuse Sanders perfectly relevant incidents and you don't David it was it. Obviously he but reading from a script he had that going on in his that's Jack Webb man. He really something he's more than Danny gets credit for that was a great speech that I'll lay out it can't get together dragnet the facts ma'am color yeah version of dragnet debuted fifty years ago on this night. 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