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Tuesday, April 7th, 2020



KCK & ICT Schools Adjust for Students’ Needs, Including Meals

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The Wichita and Kansas City, KS, school districts are working to help kids finish the school year without being at school, in a process the… Read more

Arts And Culture

Historic Dunbar Theatre Takes a Few Steps Toward Opening Its Doors

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Forty-seven years since it closed and just over 25 years since it was saved from the wrecking ball, the historic Dunbar Theater has moved a… Read more

Arts And Culture

‘Lean On Me,’ ‘Lovely Day’ Singer Bill Withers Dies at 81


Bill Withers, who wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including “ Lean on Me, ” “Lovely… Read more


Wichita Educator Katie Huff Turns 100

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Katie Huff, a longtime educator for USD 259, turned 100 years old on March 25. Huff received her education from Langston and Kansas State U… Read more


Michelle Obama Opens Up About How Her Family Is Dealing With the Coronavirus Outbreak

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While the world is coping with the coronavirus pandemic, during her show, Ellen DeGeneres decided to phone former first lady Michelle Obama… Read more

Regional Coronavirus Updates

Amid Pandemic, Black Mistrust of Medicine Looms

Just as the new coronavirus was declared a global pandemic, gym members in New York City frantically called the fitness center where Rahmel… Read more

Are Black People Dying at a Higher Rate from COVID-19

Early Data Shows African Americans Have Contracted and Died of Coronavirus at an Alarming Rate.  The problem is, there’s been little data t… Read more

KCMO Business Relief Fund Closed in Just Days

Just days after Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas announced the formation of the KC COVID-19 Small Business Relief Loan Fund, the non-profit … Read more

In Midst of Pandemic, Trump's Ratings Highest of His Presidency

Last week, in the middle of Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, his approval rating hit 48%—his highest ever. Read more

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