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
    June 13, 2017 - 5:27 am

    GODDARD, Kan. (KNSS) - One person was injured in a house fire early Tuesday in western Sedgwick County.  Around 1 a.m. firefighters were called to 61 West Timothy Lane near Goddard, where they...

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    Dreamstime
    June 07, 2017 - 10:29 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - AAA/Kansas calls it the "100 Deadliest Days" for new drivers ... ages 16 and 17 ... from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Shawn Steward of Triple-A/Kansas tells KNSS News the...

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    Dreamstime
    June 06, 2017 - 5:50 am

    TOPEKA, Kan. (KNSS) - Kansas Governor Sam Brownback promises to veto a bill passed by state lawmakers to balance the budget. The bill would raise 1.2 billion over two years by raising income taxes...

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    KNSS NEWS
    May 22, 2017 - 10:13 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - With the annual River Festival just a few days away, Wichita's Q-Line trolley system is up and running. Vice Mayor Janet Miller tells KNSS News the Q-Line is quite popular....

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    KNSS NEWS
    May 15, 2017 - 10:24 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita businessman Bill Warren is mounting a campaign to "Save Century Two"... Wichita's convention and performin arts center, built in the mid 70s. Mayor Jeff Longwell...

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    Dreamstime
    May 10, 2017 - 5:01 am

    ANDOVER, Kan. (KNSS) - Voters in the Andover school district passed two bond issues Tuesday. Andover USD 385 includes voters in both Sedgwick and Butler counties. 

    Proposition 1 was a $168.8...

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    Dreamstime
    May 09, 2017 - 10:07 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS)  - A fatal accident this morning on Wichita's east side ... shutting down traffic on Rock Road from Central to 13th. Around 5:50 a.m., a pickup traveling at high speed crashed...

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    Dreamstime
    May 08, 2017 - 10:14 am

    WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News a city council workshop Tuesday will look at a  nearly-year-long assessment of the police department. Longwell says the study...

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