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The Topeka Tornado of 1966

image of The Topeka Tornado of 1966This week marks the 45th anniversary of the 1966 Topeka tornado, one of the most destructive tornadoes in Kansas history. Join us 8:00 Sunday evening as we revisit the evening of June 8, 1966, with veteran broadcaster Bill Kurtis, who was on WIBW for 24 hours straight during and after the tornado. Host Kaye McIntyre will also talk to Bonar Menninger, author of "And Hell Followed With It," a gripping account of the 1966 tornado.

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91.5 FM KANU Lawrence, Topeka, Kansas City
89.7 FM KANH Emporia
99.5 FM K258BT Manhattan
97.9 FM K250AY Manhattan (KPR2)
91.3 FM  KANV Junction City, Olsburg
89.9 FM K210CR Atchison
90.3 FM KANQ Chanute
96.1 FM K241AR Lawrence (KPR2)

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