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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    Dreamstime
    August 11, 2017 - 3:57 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS)  - Severe weather across much of Kansas Thursday night ... with reports of thunderstorms and large hail in several places. Tornado warnings were issued for several northwest...

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    Dreamstime
    August 10, 2017 - 5:03 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A good, soaking rain fell on much of south central Kansas Wednesday night. The National Weather Service tells KNSS News three-tenths of an inch was recorded near Eisenhower...

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    KNSS NEWS
    August 09, 2017 - 5:40 am

    WICHITA, Kan.  (KNSS)  - The Wichita City Council has adopted a $591 million budget for 2018-2019 ... plus a $1.8 billion, ten-year Capital Improvement Program. The budget maintains the current...

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    KNSS NEWS
    August 07, 2017 - 10:41 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Recently Toyota and Mazda announced plans to build a new auto manufacturing plant in the U-S ... with 4,000 new jobs. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News Wichita is not in...

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    Dreamstime
    June 30, 2017 - 10:31 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - The Kansas Legislature passed a $1.2 billion income tax increase over the next two years ... to balance the state budget ... and that means less take-home pay for wage...

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    Dreamstime
    June 30, 2017 - 7:01 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) -  Loud claps of thunder aroused sleepers  ...as powerful storms marched across south central Kansas early today. The line of storms stretched from northern Oklahoma to...

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    June 28, 2017 - 10:14 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS)  - The Kansas Bureau of Investigation has cancelled an Amber Alert for two young boys, missing out of Ellis County. One-year-old Cadeen McDowell and 3-year-old male Mason...

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