In the clinic established at INTRUST Bank Arena, the process of getting the second dose of the Moderna vaccine to healthcare workers is underway. On Wednesday (Jan. 27) inside the arena, there were also some in Phase 2 of the vaccine distribution plan receiving their first dose of the Pfizer vaccine.
A weekend car wreck near K-254 and Webb Road put two Wichita teenagers in a unique situation. A drunken driver crashed into one of the teen’s cars, leaving the teen injured and unconscious. That’s when the teen’s childhood friend and former teammate stepped up to help save him.
Discussion about a proposed ethics policy during a Wichita City Council workshop at City Hall got heated Tuesday, with Mayor Brandon Whipple and council member Jeff Blubaugh butting heads. Each accused the other of unethical behavior.
The Biden administration is giving states an approximately 17% boost in vaccine next week following complaints around the U.S. of shortages so severe that some vaccination sites had to cancel tens of thousands of appointments with people waiting for their first shot.
For safety, due to predicted rain and wind, the Sedgwick County Health Department will not vaccinate people aged 83 and older on Monday, January 25. Residents in this category with Monday appointments will be contacted to reschedule their appointment for Tuesday, January 26, or a later date.
The Kansas City Chiefs have Clyde Edwards-Helaire but are missing fellow running back Le’Veon Bell and veteran wide receiver Sammy Watkins for their AFC championship game against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.