Seg. 1: Kansas Gov. Kelly | Seg. 2: Olathe Coronavirus Response | Seg. 3: Personal Finance Questions
Segment 1: Adapting Kansas counties, businesses, schools and employees to coronavirus Gov. Laura Kelly has signed a series of executive orders aimed at safeguarding the health of Kansans during the COVID-19 pandemic. We asked her about criticism that the measures went too far, and whether she’s considering a statewide stay-at-home order. Gov. Laura Kelly , D-Kansas Segment 2, beginning at 21:15: Officials in the Johnson County, Kansas, seat are working to connect residents to available resources. County health departments are taking the lead in Kansas' response to the coronavirus pandemic, and elected officials in Olathe are focused on being their effective supporting players. That includes getting the word out to diverse communities about the dangers posed by COVID-19, and the resources available to people taking a hit because of it. Tim Danneberg , director of communications and customer services, Olathe, Kansas Segment 3, beginning at 32:10: Pandemic gives rise to unique personal
Exclusive interview with Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly; Plus, the gamble on sports betting in Kansas
The 41 Files
In this week’s edition of the 41 Files Kansas City Podcast, host Taylor Hemness offers his pre Valentine’s Day thoughts. Later, at 04:30, reporter Tom Dempsey joins the podcast to discuss his exclusive one-on-one interview Monday with Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly, in which they talked about her experience, education funding, the prospects for Medicaid expansion and the budget. Then, at 23:30, reporter Steven Dial joins the podcast to talk about efforts underway in Kansas to legalize sports gaming. We end the podcast with Taylor talking about his experience of being pulled over by police at 4 a.m. Produced by Sam HartleSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer describes dangers of war zone medical work
Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer's work with the International Medical Corps, a nonprofit humanitarian organization, has taken him to war-torn areas of Rwanda, Sudan, Iraq and elsewhere.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.