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Segment 2 – 11:04
Segment 3 – 25:05
Segment 4 – 34:37
On Friday’s edition of KMAN’s In Focus we heard from Ascension Via Christi clinical pharmacists Janine Ohler and Sara Shea (segment 1) about vaccines, in particular Covid booster shots as well as medicines to treat Covid and the shingles vaccine.
We also spoke with Via Christi President and CEO Bob Copple on the need for blood donations and expressing a need for a conversation on potential Medicaid expansion in Kansas. (Segment 2)
Pottawatomie County Commissioner Dee McKee reflected on Tuesday’s election, weighing in on voters’ rejection of a quarter percent sales tax to fund infrastructure projects and voters’ approval of an expanded county commission. (Segment 3)
In our final segment, Madelyn Heigert, the winner of VFW Post 1786’s Voice of Democracy Essay Contest with a speech entitled “What is a Veteran?” Heigert is a student at St. Marys High School.