Jan 26, 2017|
Bo, Luke, Daisy, and Uncle Jesse debuted on this day back in '79.
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 is talk turns to. First we're live team coverage of breaking news K it has test which is because number one. News talk bad weather station depend on us. UNICEF site speed back inside stumbled in clear and cool 23 degrees. A child has died following a car pedestrian accident itself worth of the accident happened Wednesday night in the 15100 much to be on me. A three year old boy in a parked van at the jumpstart convenience store got out to go to the store and was struck by a pickup driven by a woman who did not see the child. The boy was pronounced dead at the scene. Campus police are investigating the alleged rape of a sixteen year old girl at a University of Kansas doormat housing the men's basketball team. No charges have been filed by members of the team are listed as witnesses on the police report. A spokesman for the athletic department declined comment. The Kansas department of revenue says its recently about 380000. Tax forms after some taxpayers receive forms that had incorrect information. Lawrence journal world reports the department found on Monday that some of that 1099 G forums sent out 42016. Head in correct refund amounts. Perform list money that the tax filer receive the previous year. In the form of state income tax refunds credit forwards are offsets it also includes money given to a check off program. But department spokeswoman says wal officials aren't sure of the exact number of incorrect tax forms sense. The agency will ensure accuracy by re sending all the roughly 380000. Forms. Federal law requires Kansas do send out the forms for informational purposes. Dan O'Neil Katie and SS news. The Wichita police department will host a live the FaceBook panel discussion event deceiving to raise awareness of human trafficking. Panelists will include representatives from IC TS OS. Friends at nursing. The child advocacy sinner EM CU and crime stoppers. We would like to encourage the community to submit questions ahead of time for the panelists. We do have a costar FaceBook page that's pinned to the top seed can leave questions in the comments section. Everyone tunes in and watches a lot of them also be able to submit questions during the event we will then pass them onto our panelists who have tried the best to answer him. Sargent Mickey would rose as you can find the event on the Wichita police department's FaceBook page. Kansas representative Lynn Jenkins says she will retire from congress. When her current term expires in two years. 53 year old Jenkins has had a low national profile but as a member of the powerful house Ways and Means Committee. That panel be in the middle of this year's GOP effort to recast president Barack Obama's healthcare overall and revamp the federal tax code. She announced her decision Wednesday on her campaign's FaceBook page. She said she will not seek any office in 2018. But plans to look for private sector opportunities. Rodney price can SS news. Can assist you turn down 61111. Minutes facets of life. I've changed some road construction continue to watch for traffic slowdowns around Lincoln and Laura I'll never can get through. Down down there they've got one lane open. In each direction just one lane open in each direction those that still. Restricted traffic might wanna continue to avoid it could get fairly busy as high traffic and at times but at. That is that open once again at least one lane in each direction there at Lincoln and more after. Well after last weekend where there was a police chase car crash he broken water main enemy sinkhole opened up. Destroyed roads air traffic update on cape and it's as radio on this case. And now look at our forecast here on a Thursday morning. With KN SA staff meteorologist Dan holidays good morning then the good morning it is a cold start to today breezy northwest winds we'll keep our wind chill in the teens. In sunshine and windy this afternoon as our high near forty you'll be clear tonight. 23 are low and it's sunny and breezy tomorrow with Friday's high 44 I'm KM SS meteorologist Dan Holliday. Thank you then then now mostly cleared over estimated twelve miles per hour and 23 degrees. Thursday January 26. He's seventeen cooling off in south central Kansas went today the say the least which draws high temperature 42 degrees yesterday. Normal high for the day 43 cooled off quite a bit of corporate pretty much close to normal. And the National Weather Service recorded a wind gust. A 35 miles per hour in which it off the top speed wind it. About 29 miles per RC it was a breezy afternoon. And despite how it felt before hand it is still January or eat out stepped up the door while ago pick up the newspaper out. Yup that'll win these kind of fighting each he'll he'll take bites morning. On this date in 1979. The dukes of hazard made its debut on CBS. Now. I can tell Hughes and I'm not a fan of the dukes of hazard but I knew some people some people just never missed an an episode of the dukes of hazard. I think my dad really enjoyed did Dukes of Hazzard a leader there is some relatives. I did there was some people who looked at an all that's making fun. Hicks and that I can do that. And other people just thought it was you know Reeves it was it was funny on its own bases. You know CBS had a habit of making fun of folks from the country go back to the Beverly Hillbillies right at some you know some shows like debt that. It is to be in 79 and while that was highly successful. Television series the Dukes of Hazzard. To get you become at a McDonald's and buy new versions of its big Mac the chain is given wait 101000 bottles of its trademark special sauce. Or people to use at home. The move is to celebrate the introduction of the Mack junior in the grand Mac two different sides variations. Of the classic sandwich. McDonald's introduced a big back in 1968 I did not know that. Introduced to big Mac the year I graduated from high school out the bottles will be available today at participating locations nationwide. I have this one suggestion okay you can also go by Dylan's and get a bottle of thousand island. Salad dressing I am actually. Very similar to that basically about the same thing. You know pretty close you know we should do that it takes it to do the special sauce here and thousand island as you can tell the difference a blind to it by taste has become not a bad idea. I always wondered why they didn't do that that way they didn't make eight. A big Mac with the quarter pounder patties they. I never even heard of them down the demand for now until now like a good idea and I confessed you gonna go to McDonald's the big Mac is like yet it is just damaged within just a little bit different takes you are in and I like the big Mack-Cali always go your. For the quarter pounder with cheese but I like the big Mac. So you can get a great one you know great a bigger better yet. Sheriff's office says a woman narrowly escaped being carjacked Evers after spotting what she thought was a child sitting in the middle of the road in the dark of night. What turned out to be a dummy dressed in child's clothing children's clothing. And as a woman slowed her car. Two men wearing dark hoodie approach and pulled ordered door handles and let the doors were locked so if she sped away call for help as the suspects went. This is it going to the sheriff's office in. Car direct county North Carolina major Jason blank. Says authorities destroyed the dummy later Sunday just in case. Our tech fishing morning. There are some data out there and see if somebody will take it a thought about that sometimes when I'm. You know prominent commended work early in the morning still dark outside need every down and you see somebody who. Looks a little suspicious at this when you stop at a stop light. But I'm not have a block in my adult worse. I guess I should be well my flowers and a mine are one of those ones that locks itself when you put any gear yeah that's as what there are up. Our Honda Accord does that you put that thing gears in disputing endorsed a computer that that's it to me it's one of those another one of those great safety features. Course it's also one of those things on cars where if your electronics breaks it could be a real pain later but it goes without saying everything. Today is the big day for the homeless. Service event end point in time count this is going on a century to. We've done this for several years. As Hendry counties behind this and then at the wanna get a good handle on how many homeless we have. In the community so the going to be volunteer down at this all started as their till 10 o'clock this morning. And goes from 10 to 1 PM so about three hours. And homeless can come in and day they get all kinds of free services information about ousting. Get socks and gloves here can hire Erica it's flu shots I need Eric got to wonder by game poses a homeless person you want free agent. Vision hearing entitled screening services for homeless veterans hygiene items Macon find this a little bit but it is it's. Is it does a great deal. Again that you get the hall in a lot of confidentiality and a good answer but your question drilling but. They've done this for those are releasing in the news release how many years Ted what do you think three or four maybe. On the homeless count. I think on more than that you think so yeah ounce and an element for several years now well it's gone on from 10 AM to 1 PM today its entry to exhibition hall. In Denton which get a good. Some services for our homeless folks in the area and it headcount and how many people we think the interesting thing about the homeless today is you know it's not that almost when I was a kid. As we called a menaces. Disparaging white nose. People Lang and around downtown. A lot of these homeless we did that would mean that shall while black couple couple weeks ago about 40% of the homeless have children. Now and children are homeless and that my friend that's a tragedy so maybe you'll see some kids down against services you only probably going to be at school if that. 618 now Steve intent on K in his chest. I really don't sportsmanship Woodward here on Thursday morning Ted. You go men's basketball last night he heard the game on tape FH Butler community college on the road visiting second place Parton. Good game between these two close all the way Dennis Higgins has called the game on if they. If that's the right side it's that these that I ultimately. Throws the ball away now the ball stolen back our party that backward parties bottom left quarter three got. A lot of hardware and alerts the only Nixon story. Parties got sent out its first three tonight grizzlies it is 3832 bit later by party. Butler wins it on the road big win for Butler beating second place Barton 8784. Butler has won six of its last seven. Now thirteen and six on the season. Those game it's an above the risen to at least a 150 points yeah they had been back. There's been 100 pretty regularly there after the Christmas break. The ladies seven glut high scoring game get a win on the road against second place team good job there. Pro football action in Kansas City Chiefs have hired Greg Lewis as their new wide receivers coach. In the same role for the Philadelphia Eagles where he began his pro career in 2003 is a free agent under coach Andy greenery. Now his new boss the chiefs played eight seasons with the Eagles and the vikings. Played in all four of the Eagles NFC championship games and caught a touchdown in the Super Bowl to. In an assistant with the saints. Couple years ago after three seasons coaching college. Greg Lewis new wide receivers coach. Kansas City Chiefs. And in tennis of course got the Australian Open going on second seeded Serena Williams went have to be. Now for sister Venus he wants to win the Australian Open and wrap up for 23 Grand Slam singles title. Serena reached the final in straight sets win. And Venus knocked out a fellow Americans in three sets Venus becomes the oldest player in the open era to advance this far into the Australian Open final. It's been fourteen years since he last appeared in the final. We haven't again that dynamics are universe is Venus. That's barely an open training going to be your sister to get the trophy that they've been that is definitely a little slower yet many times before. Though all of us that's what's go on the Australian Open on the women's side of things sports Stephen Ted KN as I did six funny one now. Theater for Fox News commentator tied Styron is trust is using his voice and his hands as time. Plus traffic and weather coming up into the morning on Kagan as fast.