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KSN News

Channel 3 News Wichita Live

KSN News LogoKSN News is a Wichita licensed TV channel in Kansas that operates at Virtual CH 3. Being possessed by Nexstar Media Group, KSN News serves Wichita and Hutchinson. Watch the KSN News coverage on various platforms including local cable networks, satellite, and antenna. Furthermore, its live stream is also available on the local cable. It runs with the brand name KSN News 3 and a tagline Here For You. KSN News Wichita KS is home to Wichita News, National/International News, KSN Weather, Live Sports, Community Coverage, Latest Videos, Good Day Kansas, Connect 3 Now, and more. Its news section includes KSN Breaking News, Capital Bureau, Better Health & Wellness, KSN Digital Extra, Telemundo Kansas, Don’t Miss This, You Local Election HQ, Newsfeed Now, Politics and Entertainment. In addition, KSN Weather features current alerts, KSN Radar, SkyView Network, KSN Forecast by Storm Track 3, Weather App, KSN School Closings, and more.

KSN News Live Stream

KSN Wichita covers a wide range of news stories, KSN weather events, and sports telecasts. It doesn’t matter if you do not have Television near you, as far as you have an internet connection since you can watch the KSN news live stream here. Weather telecast is one of the strongholds of the station.

KSN News Live Stream Schedule

The following schedule includes the list of live shows airing on the station’s digital platforms.

Sr. TimeDayProgram
14:30 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.Monday to FridayKSN Kansas Today
212:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.mMonday to FridayKSN News at Noon
3 6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Monday to SaturdayKSN News at 6
46:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.Saturday to SundayKansas Today Weekend
55:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.Sunday to FridayKSN News at 5
610:00 p.m. to 10:35 p.m.DailyKSN News at 10
73:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.MondayThe Rush Sports Talk

General FAQs

What channel is NBC in Wichita Kansas?

Wichita Kansas carries the NBC programming on KSN News at CH No. 3. Its digital coverage appears at CH 15.3. Tune your Television at CH 3 now and enjoy Wichita News live along with detailed KNS weather coverage in Wichita, Kansas.

What happened to KSN Morning Anchors?

Nothing happened to KSN Morning Anchors. They are airing the station’s usual telecast regularly at the given schedule. However, over the years, the station saw many anchors leaving the KSN News and Stephanie Bergmann is the latest addition to them. She joined the KSN Wichita in September 1990 and served it for a greater cause for years until she said goodbye to the channel in January 2020 after almost 30 years of service. She decided to get retirement from broadcasting journalism and became a part of Wichita Presbyterian Manor as a Marketing Director of Independent Living.

Stephanie performed many duties in all these years such as covering stories as a reporter including the Oklahoma City Bombing in 1995 and an attack on World Trade Center in 2001. Moreover, Bergmann anchors daily, morning, evening, and weekend newscasts.

Where is Eric Crosswhite KSN?

Eric Crosswhite Story

Eric Crosswhite currently serves the WCBI News as an anchor, where he covers the channel’s morning show format. He became a part of the station’s team in 2018. Crosswhite was previously an anchor and journalist at KSN News. He used to anchor the KSN Local News Today as well as perform his duties as Executive Producer. Eric started as a camera operator in the station, then he became a photographer. Eventually, Crosswhite was promoted to reporter, then he became a weekend anchor and later started his services as a morning anchor. In no time, Eric was chosen as an executive producer of the KSN News and finally became a nigh side anchor before leaving the station.

Is Katie Western still with KSN? What happened to Katie Western on KSN News?

Katie Western is no more a part of KSN Weather. She was a meteorologist at the channel but it seems she has left it now. There is no reliable information about her current job. We looked at her Twitter account and found out that she is maybe working at some local school. There are many pictures of her with the school kids on the account. Wherever she is and whatever she is doing, we wish her the best of luck.

What happened to Laura Bannon KSN?

Laura Bannon Story

Laura Bannon is no more working with the KSN Weather. She was a part of the channel formerly but left it for some reason. The last time we checked, Bannon was working at News4 as a weather reporter. Laura finished her schooling at the Mississippi State University and the University of Missouri. During her weather career, Laura has covered everything from hurricanes to wildfires and flooding to dust storms.

Which KSN meteorologist is leaving?

Since the launch of the channel, many meteorologists have worked in KSN News Wichita and then left it. Some left because they found a better opportunity, others just completed their tenure and retired from the services. The most recent meteorologist who left is Leon Smitherman. He served the station for 30 years.

KSN News Team

News is important and providing that news as it is to the public is even more important. That’s why the KSN News team is here to deliver 100% authentic news and information to its valuable customers. The team consisting of Emily Younger, Gwyn Bevel, Craig Andres, Jeff Herndon, Hunter Funk, Andrea Herrera, and more make sure that Wichita people get what they are looking for, any time of the hour, anyplace in the world. They cover everything from the latest breaking news to crucial sports coverage and an important political show.

Emily Younger: KSN Evening News Anchor

Emily Younger

Emily Younger is an evening news personality working at KSN News since April 2016. She serves as the KSN News’ primary female journalist.  Moreover, she has covered several duties such as anchored the 5 pm, 6 pm, and 10 pm news programs and assisted in researching, writing, and editing news content, promotions, and digital media content. Emily Younger also interviewed guests, public officials, witnesses, and social representatives. Younger completed her education at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2013 with a BS in Public Relations and Advertising/Journalism degree. Emily’s exciting reporting skills and ability to interact with the audience have earned her several accolades including 5 1st-place Kansas Association of Broadcaster awards. A show KSN Team with Emily Younger was reflecting the Younger’s talent for storytelling.

Emily’s Career Life

About Emily’s Life

Other than KSN News, Emily is also a part of Emily Younger Fitness as a Certified Personal Trainer. The initiative which she took in February 2020. There she handles online nutrition and fitness clients, comes up with amazing nutrition guidelines and workout plans, and manages the company’s social media presence. Prior to this, Emily was a News Anchor and reporter at Fox Kansas News from April 2016 to February 2018. She was the main anchor of Fox’s number-one 9 pm news program in the market. Plus, she compiled, pitched, wrote, and delivered TV content, web content, as well as social media content.

More About Emily

Before Fox, Young was a Multimedia Journalist at KRQE News which she joined in June 2013. As a multimedia journalist, Emily covered and reported news transmission across New Mexico’s southeast region. She also managed the Roswell Bureau and performed her duties as a video editor of a top-story of the day. Eventually, she became a Morning News Anchor and Reporter in August 2014.

Under that designation, Young co-produced and hosted a 2-hour long weekend morning program. Moreover, she developed strong relationships with business leaders, city officials, and state officials. Emily was also responsible for collecting, pitching, writing, editing, and shooting daily content both on-air and online. In August 2011, Young was a Production Assistant at HuskerVision.

During that period, she shot and created video content for Nebraska Basketball, Nebraska Volleyball, and Nebraska Gymnastics. Plus, she assisted in the production of the live events. In addition, Young managed audio and video graphics for Nebraska’s volleyball games. In May 2011, Emily did a 4-months internship at KWCH 12 and a 4-months internship at KMBC TV-9 In May 2012.

Storm Track 3

Storm Track 3 LogoWeather is nothing new to the KSN weather team Storm Track 3. With the capable meteorologists Lisa Teachman (Chief Meteorologist), Ronelle Williams, Warren Sears, and Erica Paige, KSN Weather provides the top-rated weather coverage in town. If there is any storm near you, the Storm Track 3 team will let you know and provide you with the necessary information to avoid interacting with the storm. KSN Weather team keeps you and your family safe with the authentic piece of information and delivering the breaking news on time. Moreover, they have a strong grip on weather equipment such as KSN Radar. They read the data from the KSN weather radar and craft the hourly, daily, and weekly forecasts for the people of Wichita.

Ronelle Williams: Weather Personality at KSN Weather

Ronelle WilliamsRonelle Williams has been attached to the KSN Weather team since July 2018. He has been serving his duties as a Weekday Morning Weather anchor/reporter for the channel. You can watch Ronelle’s forecast constructed by reading the data from KSN weather radar from Monday to Friday on KSNW News from 4:30 am to 7 am.  Williams’s passion for weather grew in his early school life when he involved himself from collecting the newspaper’s cutouts about the severe weather events to catching the weather forecast from the local meteorologists. Ronelle Williams was often found watching the VHS tapes of storm chasers and reading something about the weather in the library. Williams earned a Broadcast Meteorology certification from an American Meteorological Society. Ronelle claimed a degree in Meteorology at the State University of New York College at Oswego in 2009.

Williams is a foody person who discovers multiple tastes from different restaurants and diners. If you ever came across him anywhere in Wichita, reach out to him and say hello. In the meantime, if you want to ask any weather question, feel free to throw it his way.

Ronelle’s Career Life

Before joining KSN TV, Ronelle Williams was a Newscaster and Meteorologist at Meredith Corporation from June 2016 to June 2018. In April 2014, he was a reporter and meteorologist at KQTV where he served for 2 years and 3 months before leaving for KCTV. At KQTV, Williams used to create and deliver weathercasts based on WSI Max and Titan. Plus, he used to compile and deliver stories on a given deadline and make use of Sony Vegas and INEWS to finish stories. Prior to that, Ronelle was a Sales Associate at Wal-Mart from July 2007 to November 2014. He served the company for 7 years and 5 months. It was a whole new and different experience for Williams.

News Anchors ready for News Coverage
News Anchors ready for News Coverage | Courtesy: official website

In August 2013, Williams joined Foot’s Forecast as a Forecaster. But served it for only 8 months. He used to deliver weather forecasts to Western NY on daily basis. In December 2013, Ronelle became an Apprentice at WROC News. However, it wasn’t for so long since he left that job in February 2014. At WROC, Williams used to serve alongside John DiPasquale. Ronelle’s first job was at SUNY Oswego as an Undergraduate Research Assistant from January 2007 to May 2007. There, he worked on research to know and predict the lake-effect snowstorms with multiple WRF Models.

KSN Weather Services

Weather isn’t maybe the KSN News’ prominent section but it surely is the second most focused feature in the channel. Channel 3 News Wichita presents a number of weather services such as KSN Radar to predict the most accurate climate conditions, KSN school closings to keep tabs on the opening and closings of schools in Wichita and entire Kansas, and KSN weather forecast provides the daily/7-day forecast on TV, mobile apps, and websites too.

KSN – Wichita News & Weather App

NBC Wichita offers a fully-loaded mobile app just to deliver the news and top story right on your cellphone anywhere in the world. Now, you don’t have to stick to your Television anymore. You don’t even have to open your laptop. Just reach out to your pocket, take out the cell phone, open the KSN – Wichita News & Weather App and enjoy both the latest Wichita News and KSN Weather.

Unlike other TV channels apps, KSN – Wichita News & Weather app is your all-in-one package. You can have both news and weather at the same place. There is no need to install a seperate weather app for weather telecast as there is no weather app. You can get KSN weather forecast, KSN Radar, KSN School Closings, and anything related to weather on the channel’s main news app.

Storm Track KSN News
Storm Track KSN News | Source: Twitter

Enjoy KSN Breaking News, Wichita News Today, KSN News live, sports telecast, traffic conditions, live videos, and community coverage on the KSN – Wichita News & Weather app. KSN News Wichita KS and its dedicated news anchor and reporters are always with you. The members of KSN news are your friends, family, and neighbors. They are the Kansans delivering news that is important to Kansans.

The app includes the following features:

  • Read appealing stories related to the community and what’s happening in the community and Watch on-scene videos from your trusted news reporters
  • Get KSN breaking news alerts to keep yourself in the loop
  • Plan a picnic with your family with the detailed forecast, look at the KSN radar, and get live notifications of severe weather
  • Busy somewhere? You have an option to save the stories for future access

KSN News Wichita Programming

Enjoy the unlimited news programs including the interviews, celebrity gossips, reality shows, quiz shows, and amazing drama series on the KSN TV Schedule and programming. The list includes KSN Late News, Kansas Today, NewSpring Church, and others.

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon America’s Got Talent Finale Results KSN Late News Late Night With Seth Meyers
KSN News Early Today Kansas Today Today III
Live With Kelly and Ryan Good Day Kansas Today With Hoda and Jenna Today With Hoda and Jenna
The Ellen DeGeneres Show Days of Our Lives KSN News at 5:00 p.m. Jeopardy!
Brooklyn Nine-Nine The Last Day Wheel of Fortune NBC Nightly News With Lester Holt Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
America’s Got Talent Law & Order: Organized Crime Kansas Today American Ninja Warrior
Family Game Fight ` One Team: The Power of Sports NewSpring Church Open House NYC
Cambridge IndyCar Series Post-race IndyCar Series Post-race Know Your Bible
Kansas Today Weekend Better Horses TV INDYCAR Auto Racing Good Day Kansas Rewind
The Voice The Blind Auditions Season Premiere Ordinary Joe Way Leads on to Way New Amsterdam More Joy Chicago Med You Can’t Always Trust What You See
Chicago P.D. Closure Chicago Fire Mayday Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Ordinary Joe

About KSN TV

KSN News first hit the air with the calls KARD TV on 1 September 1955. The network’s original owner was Wichita Television Corporation and it was the fourth TV service to start operations in the Wichita-Hutchinson market. KAKE CH 10 was the first to begin telecast in October 1954, followed by KEDD CH 16 that was aired in August 1953. The third one was KTVH CH 12 broadcasting in July 1953. KSN Wichita began operations as an independent network but eventually joined forces with NBC Network on 1 May 1956 when KEDD CH 16 was terminated.

Before that NBC belonged to KEDD and after the termination of CH 16, NBC was already looking to hop on to a new station. Wichita was one of the United States’ one of the smallest cities to contain three TV channels with major networks as their affiliate. KSN TV studios are available in Northwest Wichita’s North Main Street. Whereas, the station’s transmitter is installed in the Sedgewick County of rural Northwest.

Tel: (316) 265-3333
Tower Location: rural northwestern Sedgwick County (east-southeast of Colwich)
Brand Name: KSN

Coverage Map

KSN News Coverage Map
KSN News Coverage Map | Source:
Trevelyan Cosmo
Trevelyan Cosmo
A professional writer since 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Economics, Trevelyan Cosmo ran the creative writing department for the major News Channels until 2019. He then worked as a Senior content writer with, including national newspapers, magazines, and online work. He specializes in economics and broadcasting communications.

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