Steve McIntosh

M-F 6a-9a

With almost 45 years experience in local broadcasting, Steve McIntosh has the ability to inform and entertain when he shares his views on the wide range of topics covered on The Steve and Ted Show each weekday from 6am-9am. A native of Kansas, Steve was born in Fowler in 1949. Steve graduated from Wichita West, attended Friends University and is a graduate of the Columbia School of Broadcasting. Steve signed on the air as a mid-morning News anchor at KWBB 1410am in 1970 and he’s been a major force in Wichita radio ever since. Steve was the News Director at KEYN 103.7 “The Rock of Wichita” during the 70’s. What began as a one-person news team grew to four reporters and garnered numerous state and regional news coverage awards. In 1980 Steve joined Kassabaum Broadcasting and served as News Director for KFH Radio. In addition, he also served as Program Manager for KBRA. Steve was then lured away to do a morning co-host position with KXLK where he also served as News Director and the awards continued to pile up. When 1330 KNSS was searching for a News Director, Steve’s strong background and news experience made him the perfect choice to lead Wichita’s News/Talk station. Steve took over the reins of News Director at KNSS in 1998 and has been informing and entertaining KNSS listeners for the past 17 years. Steve’s numerous awards include 21 Kansas Association of Broadcasters awards for editorial/commentary based on his popular McIntosh Report which has been heard through the years on multiple stations. In addition Steve has earned numerous awards for Outstanding Newscasts from KAB, AP and the prestigious Murrow awards. He is a member of the Kansas Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame. Steve’s name is synonymous with Wichita Radio. His entire broadcasting career has been spent serving Kansas communities. Whether reporting a sniper incident, severe weather coverage or the local political scene, Steve has covered News in a professional and responsible manner for over 44 years.

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    December 04, 2017 - 9:45 am

    Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News there's "a really big jobs announcement" coming this week. He says when people hear about it, they'll probably "go out and spend a lot of money on...

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    December 04, 2017 - 6:39 am

    Wichita Police are investigating three weekend homicides. A shooting in southeast Wichita Sunday night left one person dead and another in serious condition.  Officer Paul Cruz says police were...

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    KNSS NEWS
    November 06, 2017 - 10:13 am

    The Wichita City Council Tuesday will begin the process for gaining public input on what to do with Century Two entertainment and convention center. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News the city...

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    October 24, 2017 - 10:04 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS)  - Advance voting has begun in Sedgwick County's next election. Election Commissioner Tabitha Lehman tells KNSS News voters can drop by the old county courthouse on north Main...

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    KNSS NEWS
    October 23, 2017 - 10:04 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS)  - Sedgwick, Cloud, and Montgomery Counties are finalists for aTyson chicken-processing plant that would mean millions of dollars and hundreds of new jobs. Wichita Mayor Jeff...

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    October 23, 2017 - 5:43 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Early voting has begun in City Council and school board races in Sedgwick County.  Anyone registered can vote in advance at the election office in the old courthouse at 516...

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    October 20, 2017 - 9:28 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS)  - October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Karen Schmidt is executive director of the Wichita Women's Initiative Network. She tells KNSS News how the Network helps...

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    October 16, 2017 - 9:52 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS)  - Tuesday, the Wichita City Council will finalize plans for the Stryker Multi-sport complex at 21st and Greenwich, in east Wichita. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News it's a...

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    October 16, 2017 - 4:52 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS)  - Four-plex fire this morning on Wichita's near-east side. Just after 4 am, first-responders were called to 455 North Indiana. There are no injuries reported. 911 Dispatch...

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